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Stay Alfred temporarily closes properties nationwide because of coronavirus pandemic

Spokane Valley-based Stay Alfred is closing its properties nationwide for eight weeks, beginning April 1, to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Spokane Valley waits on decision to buy 45-acre park

Spokane Valley leaders decided to wait a week or two before deciding on whether to purchase 45-acre plot for a new park, with some leaders worried it could use funds …

Car crashes into Spokane Valley home

A car crashed into a house Monday night in Spokane Valley at University Road near 24th Avenue, KHQ reported.

UPDATED: Tue., March 17, 2020

Spokane Valley woman accused of attempting to kill 5-year-old son, herself

Daphne M. Williams, 38, fed the boy a cocktail of medications by crushing pills and mixing them with hot water and corn syrup, according to records filed in Spokane County …

4 deputies involved in shooting of armed Spokane Valley domestic violence suspect identified

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office released the names of the four deputies involved in the shooting of an armed domestic violence suspect in Spokane Valley during the weekend.

Spokane Valley fire roundup: Sprinkler system douses fire at Vaqueros Mexican Restaurant

Firefighters with the Spokane Valley Fire Department had a busy day Sunday as they responded to a variety of fire calls, including a kitchen fire in a restaurant that was …

UPDATED: Tue., March 10, 2020

Armed man shot ‘several times’ by Spokane County deputies suspected of punching girlfriend, choking 2-year-old son

A Spokane Valley domestic violence suspect shot ‘several times’ by sheriff’s deputies on Sunday was wielding multiple guns, according to court documents.

UPDATED: Mon., March 9, 2020

As investigation continues into death, sheriff criticizes I-940 requirements in officer-involved shooting cases

As law enforcement continues to investigate the circumstances that led to deputies shooting a domestic violence suspect in Spokane Valley on Sunday, Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich argued that outside oversight slowed …

UPDATED: Sun., March 8, 2020

Man shot by Spokane County deputies after domestic violence call Sunday afternoon

A man was shot in Spokane Valley on Sunday afternoon after Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a domestic violence call.

While greater Spokane Valley transforms, some hope it will keep its identity

While the greater Spokane Valley has transformed from a haven for fruit growers to a mix of manufacturing, service and technology industries over the past century, one attractive quality still …

UPDATED: Fri., March 6, 2020

Standoff that forced delay of East Valley schools ends with multiple arrests

Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies detained multiple people after a standoff at a Spokane Valley apartment.

Roundabout approved for Barker Road, Sprague Avenue intersection

As Southeast Spokane continues to grow and develop, the city will build an roundabout to control the increased traffic at the intersection of Barker Road and Sprague Avenue.

East Valley High School students make first semester honor roll for 2019-20 school year

East Valley High School in the East Valley School District has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2019-20 school year.

Spokane Valley considers $2 million purchase of 45 acres for new park

Spokane Valley has long sought to expand its network of parks as developers and industry continue to buy up land in the growing city – and the city may be …

The fab four: New James Beard Award-nominated chef Chad White’s restaurants are varied in town

“Top Chef” Season 13 cheftestant Chad White joined an elite culinary list last week when the Spokane native and resident was named a James Beard Award semifinalist for Best Chef: …

Indiana Avenue in front of Spokane Valley Mall to be closed for construction this summer

Shoppers who normally drive on Indiana Avenue to get to the Spokane Valley Mall will have to take a detour this summer as the city repairs the road and changes …

UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2020

Crimson Hearth restaurant latest venture of former Old European owner

Despite a quiet grand opening in Spokane Valley three months ago, business has been steady at Crimson Hearth with many customers discovering the restaurant’s beignets and Danish-style aebleskivers through social …

Ex-Spokane Valley Mayor Higgins considers run for Kuney’s county commission seat

After losing the majority and his position as Spokane Valley’s mayor in the fall out of the 2019 election, Councilman Rod Higgins is considering challenging incumbent county commissioner Mary Kuney …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 28, 2020

Spokane Valley shooting victim dies

The victim of a shooting in Spokane Valley on Sunday has died. The 33-year-old man, who police have not identified, was shot at a home in the 11700 block of …

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 26, 2020

Spokane Valley dog day care owner defends rules, firing of employee in wake of viral video

The young man seen in a viral video striking a dog staying at Jeanne’s Doggie Daycare and Pet Hotel was immediately fired after an employee reported his behavior, the business’ …

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 24, 2020

Domestic violence suspect crashes into boulder after car chase in Spokane Valley

Marionette Eblacas, 22, was booked into the Spokane County Jail on charges of fourth-degree assault, resisting arrest, attempting to elude police, making false statements, hit-and-run, possession of a stolen vehicle …

Etailz secures $25 million in new financing to develop new products, expand portfolio

Etailzannounced Thursday it secured $25 million in debt financing to develop new products, expand inventory and grow retail partnerships.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 20, 2020

Spokane Valley trampoline park employee fired, arrested for allegedly trying to lure child

Spokane Valley sheriff’s deputies arrested a man suspected of attempting to lure a 9-year-old boy away from a trampoline park using an offer of $150 on Monday evening.

St. Mary’s Catholic School’s robotics team repeats at state; preps for world festival

Maddie Miner, along with Julia Barr, Katherine Kovich and Grace Dierks, are members of the St. Mary’s Robotics Club. And the four-member team Lego Superheroes is hoping to build on …

Spokane Valley City Hall’s outer wall no longer sinking but extent of damage unknown

An outside wall of Spokane Valley’s City Hall is no longer sinking, but it could be a month or more before officials know the full extent of the damage.

Dishman Hills is L.R. Montgomery’s muse and labor of love

For Dishman Hills Conservancy artist L.R. Montgomery, his Valentine’s Day showcase, “Valentine’s Day Art Adventure,” will be a tribute to doing the job he loves at the place he loves.

University High School’s second semester honor roll for 2019-20 school year

University High School in the Central Valley School District in Spokane Valley has announced its first semester honor roll for the 2019-20 school year. The

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 10, 2020

Semitruck hits sagging power line in Spokane Valley, knocks out electricity

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said deputies and a crew from Avista Utilities responded after the incident occurred on Montgomery Drive near University Road. No injuries were reported.

Olive Garden moves forward with building permits for restaurant in Spokane Valley

California-based RSI Group Inc., a design, development and construction company, filed an application with the city for building permits that include demolishing Hong Kong Buffet at 14742 E. Indiana Ave. …

Spokane Valley firefighters responded to mobile home fire as neighbors tried to extinguish it with garden hoses

Spokane Valley firefighters responded to a mobile home fire Friday afternoon as neighbors tried to extinguish it with garden hoses. The homeowners weren’t there, but a dog died from the …