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May 23

Repeat Offender Held Accountable

10:59 a.m. - Watch 3:31 - Good police work halts costly crime spree.

May 19

Creating New Housing Opportunities

4:05 p.m. - Watch 3:27 - Spokane proposes changes in building codes.

May 17

Laying the Foundation for Growth

8:57 a.m. - Watch 3:28 - Construction projects create jobs, help economy.

May 6

“A Place I Can Call Home”

2:35 p.m. - Watch 2:48 - Tips for taking the path to a better life.

March 31

$80 million in Construction Projects Underway for 2022

3:12 p.m. - Watch 9:47 - Work on streets, bridges, water and sewer maintenance projects underway.

March 11

Bridge Housing Opens Opportunities

11:43 a.m. - Watch 3:20 - Center provides people tools to escape homelessness.

Latest News Releases


Cultural Event Incentive Grants Available from American Rescue Plan Fu
6:21 p.m. - Cultural Event Incentive Grants Available from American Rescue Plan Funds, application deadline is June 13, 2022.

Upriver Park Ribbon Cutting June 2
3:52 p.m. - Ribbon cutting and dedication for Upriver Park renovations funded by Avista

Early Morning Northside Residential Fire
1:47 p.m. - SFD along with units from Spokane County Fire District 9 were dispatched to the 6900 Block of North Douglass Street to a reported house on fire.

Community Asked for Design Input on New Liberty Park Playground
12:09 p.m. - Survey open now through June 12, 2022 on new playground design at Liberty Park.

Woodward Names Smithson Interim City Attorney
12:03 p.m. - Smithson to work with retiring Ormsby during transitional period

Fire in Old Northside Lowe's Building
11:41 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department are Fire District 9 responded to a reported fire at the old northside Lowes building on the 6900 block of Division.

Morning Residential Fire, Adult Burn Victim
11:20 a.m. - SFD was dispatched to the 800 Block of East 33rd Avenue to a report of smoke coming from a neighbor's door.

Early Morning Fire
11:18 a.m. - SFD was dispatched to the 1300 Block of West Grace Avenue to a report of a house on fire.


Parks & Recreation Releases Draft Master Plan
1:46 p.m. - Parks & Recreation released a draft Master Plan, created from feedback from more than 5,300 residents at 25 engagement opportunities.

Flags at Half-Staff Honoring Robb Elementary School Shooting Victims
11:39 a.m. - Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset, May 28

Latest Tweets

@spokanefire - Today at 10:06 p.m. - Incident: 2022041537 - Structure Fire - Single Engine Location: N Lidgerwood St and E Princeton Ave

@spokanecity - Today at 7:01 p.m. - Enjoy this #ThrowbackThursday photo from Expo ’74! #TBT 📸: @spokanepubliclibrary’s Northwest Room Digital Archive @ Spokane Riverfront Park

@spokane_council - Today at 3:36 p.m. - Hey, District 2! A reminder of the Traffic Calming Workshop tonight starting at 5:30pm at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Outreach Center at East Central located at 500 S. Stone.

@sporiverfrontpk - Yesterday at 4:47 p.m. - Join us tomorrow for Riverfront Moves with Core4Collective at the Pavilion from 6-7pm! Riverfront Moves is a free fitness series that offers exercise classes for all ages and fitness levels. Presented by: @providence_phc Sponsored by: @Idaho_Central

@spokaneparks - May 24 at 11:01 a.m. - How can you tell if a tree is of the Dogwood variety? By its bark! All jokes aside, this flowering dogwood tree (Cornus florida) at Corbin Park is a real eye catcher right now!

@spokanepd - May 18 at 4:20 p.m. - Check out our latest recruiting video! SPD is hiring and we are actively seeking qualified candidates. Signing bonuses are currently in effect - $15,000 for laterals and $5,000 for entry level positions.