Stories tagged: west central
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019
These figures are new, but the phenomenon isn’t. But incomes in the city are not just low compared to booming Seattle – they are hovering near the poverty line, indicating …
Thu., July 25, 2019
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
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
West Central neighborhood leaders are accusing city officials of raiding funds meant for neighborhood renewal for Riverfront Park.
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019
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
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
“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
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
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
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
This year’s event, 3-7 p.m. Saturday, features about 30 musicians and poets performing on 15 porches.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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