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UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 7:32 p.m.

Avista says power restored to 97% of customers affected by snowstorm

City crews and South Hill residents continued clearing fallen trees and tree limbs from yards, streets, sidewalks and parks on Friday.

For community and reflection: St. John’s Cathedral hosts free yoga

Yoga in the Cathedral is held once a month on a Sunday afternoon in the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist on Spokane’s South Hill. The popular sessions, which began …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 8:59 p.m.

SCRAPS investigating reports of poisoned South Hill dogs; no cases confirmed yet

Spokane County is investigating multiple cases of South Hill residents reporting their dogs were poisoned based on information from a local animal clinic. The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service, …

Thomas Hammer to open South Hill location near Washington Trust branch

Thomas Hammer Coffee Roasters is opening a cafe on Spokane’s South Hill, continuing a partnership with Washington Trust Bank, according to permits issued by the city. The new location, 3173 …

Sunday in Spokane: Sugar? Yes, please – at Trailbreaker Cider, Hello Sugar and Luna

With all the peace and quiet around me, I took it upon myself to enjoy a sugar rush – everything in moderation, of course – and checked out two new …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5:06 p.m.

Brain Freeze Creamery to reopen Kendall Yards location, close South Hill shop

Brain Freeze Creamery will reopen its Kendall Yards ice cream shop in coming weeks, but has said its South Hill location will remain closed permanently.

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019, 4:25 p.m.

Brain Freeze Creamery’s ice cream shops in Kendall Yards, South Hill temporarily closed because of unpaid taxes

The Washington State Department of Revenue issued two tax warrants against Brain Freeze Creamery for more than $19,780 in unpaid taxes and penalties.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 7:51 a.m.

Man suspected of shooting at police says he thought he was being robbed

A felon is accused of causing a crash with a police officer in an unmarked car on the South Hill early Tuesday morning and then shooting at him. .

UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 9:46 p.m.

Two new Gonzaga basketball players spend time reading to kids

About 20 children turned up at the Spokane Public Library’s South Hill branch to hear Gonzaga basketball players read books aloud.

UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 1:05 p.m.

Spokane officer who shot at man on Saturday has been involved in 4 other shootings

A Spokane police officer has been placed on paid leave after firing his gun in a Saturday arrest. The officer has come under scrutiny before for using force on the …

UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019, 7:47 p.m.

Officer shoots at, arrests fleeing suspect in lower South Hill; no injuries

A Spokane police officer shot at but did not hit a wanted person on the lower South Hill on Saturday afternoon. No one was hurt and the suspect was arrested.

UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 7 a.m.

Arrest made at South Hill story hour

A local pastor known for preaching that homosexuality is a choice and drag is a perversion, says he was wrongfully targeted by police and arrested during last Saturday’s Drag Queen …

UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 1:35 p.m.

Drag Queen Story Hour: “Love your family no matter what”

The Spokane Public Library on the South Hill hosted a Drag Queen Story Hour on Saturday for about 50 children and their families, but dozens of children were turned away …

This is us: Meet the team behind Luna, the classic and romantic South Hill restaurant

Luna, the neighborhood restaurant on the South Hill’s Perry Street, has gained a reputation in its 25 years as a go-to spot for special occasions – anniversaries, birthdays and romantic …

UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 8:50 p.m.

Firefighters put out attic fire in South Hill home

Spokane firefighters extinguished a small house fire Monday on the South Hill.

South Hill landlord again raises rent as new state laws on tenancy set to take effect

A handful of renters at a 10th Avenue apartment building are experiencing the same housing headache that plagued a property overlooking Latah Creek last summer: Their rents are on the …

Man trapped in ditch by mini excavator on South Hill suffers broken arm

Firefighters rescued a man after he was pinned in a ditch by a mini excavator he was operating in the backyard of a South Hill house on Saturday.

Crestline Street loses arterial designation on South Hill much to the approval of developers looking to add 236 homes in area

Crestline Street on Spokane’s South Hill is no longer considered a major road, according to a decision by the Spokane City Council on Monday night.

Taste Test: Rüt Bar & Kitchen

Justin Oliveri and Josh Lorenzen’s plant-based and family-owned Rüt (pronounced “root”) Bar & Kitchen recently opened for business, and lunch May 1 was busy, as there was a wait for …

UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 7:02 p.m.

Man walks away unharmed after energized electrical wire falls on his hood near busy South Hill intersection

A man was briefly trapped in his car Friday morning on the South Hill as a charged electrical wire sat on his hood.

UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 7:42 p.m.

8 displaced in apartment fire on Spokane’s South Hill

Eight people and several pets were displaced from their homes Wednesday night after a fire tore through two units of an upper South Hill apartment complex.

Rüt aims to serve vegan fare that appeals to everyone

South Hill restaurant, in the Picabu Bistro location, has been a popular draw so far, say the owner-chefs behind the new vegan bistro.

Rüt takes root in former Picabu Bistro location

New restaurant, pronounced “root,” will offer vegetarian and vegan fare aimed at all.

UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:55 p.m.

Police arrest suspected South Hill package theft who reportedly drew knife on neighbor

Police arrested a suspected package thief Wednesday who’s accused of drawing a knife on a South Hill resident.

South Hill homeowners want racist covenant removed from deed, but auditor says it’s a request she can’t fill

Historic covenants that prevented people of color from buying or living in Spokane homes must remain part of the public record, according to Spokane County Auditor Vicky Dalton. “They’re offensive. …

Study calls for removal of left-turn barrier on 29th at Pittsburg, more street connections on South Hill

A traffic study of 29th Avenue on Spokane’s South Hill recommends removing a center lane barrier at Pittsburg Street and extending Crestline Street to connect with Southeast Boulevard.

100 years ago in Spokane: City honors transformation of Cannon Hill Park from brickyard into ‘beauty spot’

The Spokesman-Review’s Sunday magazine section recounted the history of one of Spokane’s “beauty spots”: Cannon Hill Park on the South Hill.

UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:30 a.m.

The music will go on: Jury sides with Rocket Market on free outdoor concerts

Attorney Jed Barden showed jurors a photo of Rocket Market co-owner Alan Shepherd standing next to Spokane Mayor David Condon. The two appeared to be having a jovial conversation.

South Hill development showdown rests with City Council

A road must run through the center of a proposed “walkable mixed-use urban neighborhood” on Spokane’s South Hill near the busy intersection of 29th and Southeast Boulevard, according to a …

Reader photo: South Hill shredding

Two opportunistic shredders took full advantage of this week’s snow storm.