Stories tagged: West Central
Thu., July 25, 2019, 5 a.m.
People have been flocking to a farmers market in the West Central Neighborhood that gives away free produce since Our Place Community Ministries first started it three years ago.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:34 p.m.
Fire crews battled a three-structure fire Friday morning in West Central that neighbors say likely started from frequently seen squatters.
Tue., July 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
West Central neighborhood leaders are accusing city officials of raiding funds meant for neighborhood renewal for Riverfront Park.
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 12:45 p.m.
More than three years ago, activists hatched a plan to save five Victorian houses from demolition and turn them into much-needed affordable apartments in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood. But the …
UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 1:02 p.m.
Spokane City Council may triple the time people can leave their cars in front of their homes without getting parking tickets.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 4:13 p.m.
“We love West Central and want it to stay quirky, funky, fun and diverse,” said Mardis Nenno, whose pottery studio will be a stop on the tour. “We thought that …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
City officials took control of a notorious drug house in West Central on Monday morning after frightened and frustrated neighbors called Spokane police to the home about 50 times in …
Sat., Dec. 15, 2018
Josh Perkins, a basketball player for Gonzaga, was at Holmes Elementary to talk to our fifth grade class.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 4 p.m.
Spokane police responded to reports early Saturday morning after multiple gunshots were fired at a house in the West Central neighborhood. No injuries were reported.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
Police arrested a man Friday accused of breaking into a home while on the run from officers and barricading himself inside as a woman and her young children remained trapped.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 6 a.m.
This year’s event, 3-7 p.m. Saturday, features about 30 musicians and poets performing on 15 porches.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
An assault suspect waded into the Spokane River after assaulting two people and running from officers, police said in a news release.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 4:30 a.m.
Car tab fees would be used to pay for paving of dirt road to small, historic neighborhood near Kendall Yards
City officials and neighbors say paving a 900-foot stretch of dirt road is necessary due to the threat of uncontrollable fires and stormwater runoff. But a citizens board tasked with …
Wed., July 25, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
The Sinto Senior Activity Center in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood is the oldest senior center in the city – having celebrated its 60th anniversary with a gala open house in …
Sat., July 21, 2018, 5 a.m.
So-called “Silva Cells,” chambers of fluffy soil and air used to store stormwater, are being constructed with plastic frames beneath several intersections in the historic West Central neighborhood. They’re part …
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Spokane police say a man drove himself to a hospital Friday morning after he was injured in a drive-by shooting in the West Central neighborhood.
Mon., May 7, 2018, 5 a.m.
Spark Central: 5 things to know
Mon., May 7, 2018
Bloomsday takes parts of West Central captive, blocking off streets and restricting access for most of the day. Many neighborhood residents embrace Bloomsday with parties and family gatherings.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
As police arrived to drive out the occupants of a so-called “nuisance” house in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood, a man fell through the bathroom floor and had to be rescued …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 12:21 p.m.
An innovative approach to modern library services will be moving to the West Central neighborhood this year.
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018
Warm biscuits, fresh from the oven, are impossible to resist. Add to that sharp cheddar, sweet-tart apples, and floral, kicky pink peppercorn and you’ve got a winner for breakfast, lunch …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
The remodel of the 67,000-square-foot building, 305 W. Kathleen Ave., will include renovation of the bakery, deli, pharmacy, and meat and fish area, and add a mezzanine with a dining …
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:43 a.m.
A new commercial building is going up in the central part of Kendall Yards, the trendy and booming development just northwest of downtown Spokane in the West Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
The man shot to death inside his West Central home Friday afternoon has been identified as David K. Chester, 48.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Spokane police have arrested 21-year-old Brettly E. Sanderson on suspicion of second-degree murder for the shooting of a man in West Central Friday afternoon.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Bay door of Browne’s Addition fire station damaged while firefighters responded to house fire in West Central
A bay door at Spokane Fire Station 4 in Browne’s Addition was damaged Tuesday morning when a fire truck crashed into it while responding to a fire.
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
Spokane C.O.P.S. West, the West Central Neighborhood Council and Greenstone will co-host National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday.
Wed., July 19, 2017, 12:10 p.m.
As Craftsman-style bungalows go, the Ernest and Anna Chamberlin House in the West Central District of Spokane has two unique and distinctive features – one dominant and obvious and the …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
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UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
A new grocery store in Kendall Yards will target Spokane’s growing downtown neighborhoods with sales of fresh local foods and places for customers to hang-out.