Stories tagged: safeway
Sat., Dec. 20, 2014
Bellingham-based Haggen Inc. will enter the grocery market in Eastern Washington by buying the Safeway store in Liberty Lake, the company announced Friday. Haggen will buy 146 Safeway and Albertsons …
Fri., Dec. 19, 2014
Bellingham-based Haggen Inc. will enter the grocery market in Eastern Washington by buying the Safeway store in Liberty Lake, the company announced Friday.
Wed., June 11, 2014
There’s no salmon like cedar-planked salmon. Incredibly moist, tender and perfumed with woodsy and smoky flavors, it might be my favorite way to enjoy this staple of the Pacific Northwest.
UPDATED: Thu., March 6, 2014
PLEASANTON, Calif. (AP) — Safeway says it has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerebus Capital Management, the owner of Albertsons and several other supermarket chains.
Fri., Jan. 24, 2014
Police have arrested two people they believe are connected to five of the eight pharmacy robberies reported in Spokane County since Jan. 1, including the most recent robbery at the …
Wed., Dec. 25, 2013
Mashed potatoes are creamy and comforting. So are whipped sweet potatoes topped with a velvety crust of toasted marshmallows. This time of year, the root vegetables are readily available. In …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013
Spokane police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects who robbed a Safeway gas station kiosk.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2013
A 23-year-old man was arrested after sheriff’s deputies say he stole liquor and ran from the Safeway on Argonne Road in Spokane Valley on Friday evening.
Fri., Aug. 9, 2013
Spokane Police are looking for a man suspected of robbing a Banner Bank in a north Spokane Safeway on Friday afternoon.
Thu., June 13, 2013
NEW YORK – Safeway Inc. is selling its supermarket operations in Canada to food retailer Sobeys for $5.7 billion. Sobeys, a unit of Empire Co. Ltd, is already the No. …
Sat., April 13, 2013
The surveillance video from the Liberty Lake Safeway store is crystal clear. A thief walks into the liquor aisle, glances over his shoulder, grabs a bottle of liquor and casually …
Sun., Dec. 23, 2012
Fans and critics of the 2012 law that allowed private firms to take over liquor sales can agree on one thing: Like it or not, Washington’s retail spirits industry is …
Thu., May 31, 2012
If Washington voters thought that letting private retailers take over liquor sales would make life simpler, they might have been wrong. Come Friday, prices for thousands of different libations will …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2011
A masked man robbed several cashiers at knife point at the Safeway on Northwest Boulevard this evening. Witnesses said the man put a knife to at least two cashiers’ throats …
Wed., Aug. 24, 2011
OLYMPIA – This year’s ballot measure to get state government out of the liquor business is shaping up to be another multimillion-dollar fight that will pit one of Washington’s largest …
Mon., Aug. 1, 2011
The empty Safeway supermarket on West Third in Spokane will reopen this fall as a Grocery Outlet store.
Tue., June 28, 2011
For Dillon Fabie, there was no decision to be made. Just an adrenaline rush and a quick sprint across a parking lot and there he was, restraining a suspected purse …
Thu., Oct. 21, 2010
Smart businesses are hiring workers with disabilities now because they know entry-level job openings will go begging in 15 years when there will be fewer workers to fill them, said …
Fri., Sept. 3, 2010
It’s costing Safeway Corp. $1.9 million at its Spokane regional distribution center to move the large building’s refrigeration system onto the roof. The work started in July and is expected …
Wed., Aug. 11, 2010
Managers of Spokane Valley-based Yoke’s Fresh Market say they’re saving $7,000 a week by separating food waste from store garbage and sending it to a regional composting facility. Yoke’s seven …
Thu., July 1, 2010
A woman robbed a bank inside a Spokane grocery store on Wednesday.
Wed., June 30, 2010
A woman robbed a bank inside a grocery store in central Spokane today.
Fri., March 12, 2010
Spokane’s Northeast Community Center, at 4001 N. Cook St., has started work on a $3 million addition that will create 30,000 square feet of meeting and office space and a …
Fri., Feb. 26, 2010
A man suspected of robbing an east Spokane bank this week was arrested Thursday after police said he appeared to be staking out a different bank.
Tue., Feb. 23, 2010
A man robbed a bank inside an Spokane grocery store Monday. About 5:26 p.m., the robber entered a Banner Bank branch inside the Safeway store at 933 E. Mission Ave., …
Thu., July 2, 2009
A longtime North Side fixture is receiving a contemporary face-lift. Aaron Lake of Stejer Development said the makeover of the Town and Country Shopping Center on west Francis Avenue is …