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Sept. 12

Becoming a City of Spokane Firefighter

2:39 p.m. - Watch 3:00 - Are you interested in becoming a Spokane Fire Department firefighter? Here is everything you need to know about the application process.

Sept. 7

North Monroe Corridor Opens Early

3:10 p.m. - Watch 13:53 - Celebrate the Monroe Street’s reopening on September 15th!

Sept. 4

10 New Officers Proposed for 2019

4:39 p.m. - Watch 12:51 - Initial 2019 City Budget includes 10 new Police Officers, more dollars for Fire

Aug. 28

Spokane Creating New Housing Options

11:32 a.m. - Watch 3:18 - Infill development saves taxpayer dollars.

Aug. 23

Spokane Drives Off Stolen Car Top-10 List

10:55 a.m. - Watch 3:51 - Vehicle theft down more than 5 percent.

Aug. 20

Bikeshare is on its Way!

4:06 p.m. - Watch 5:49 - Bikeshare pilot program planned this fall; watch for bikes and scooters for rent

Latest News Releases

Sept. 18

Mayor's Statement after Council Override of Veto on Energy Ordinance
9:44 p.m. - Mayor releases statement after council override of veto on renewable energy ordinance.

SPD seeking assistance locating missing Juvenile (possible runaway)
5:12 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is requesting the community’s help in locating a missing juvenile (possible runaway).

Police Asking for Help Identifying Fraud Suspect
2:02 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is looking to the public to help identify a suspect in an attempted forgery incident.

Improperly discarded smoking materials caused fatal apartment fire
12:19 p.m. - SFD fire investigators have determined improperly discarded smoking materials caused last week’s fatal apartment fire.

Sept. 17

Kidnapping in North Spokane
9:45 a.m. - SPD arrested Charles Guerin for Kidnapping 1st degree, Robbery 1st degree, Assault 1st degree, Possession of Legend Drug & Driving Under the Influence

Sept. 14

Applications Are Being Accepted For Available CDBG Funds
2:56 p.m. - Potential use of funding includes abandoned housing rehabilitation and emergency shelters.

Cause of duplex fire deemed undetermined
2:39 p.m. - The cause of yesterday’s duplex fire in the 300 block of E. Wabash Ave. has been declared undetermined by fire investigators.

Cruise on Monroe | Re-Opening Celebration
11:41 a.m. - Join us Saturday, September 15

One person dies in early morning fire
7:43 a.m. - One person has died after an early morning apartment fire in the Hillyard neighborhood.

Sept. 13

SPD is Investigating an unattended death in the 1100 blk N Superior St
4:10 p.m. - Spokane Police are investigating an unattended death in the 1100 block of N Superior St.

Latest Tweets

@spokanefire - Today at 3:19 p.m. - Incident: 2018058419 - Haz Mat - Natural Gas Location: N Howard St and W Spokane Falls Blvd

@spokanecity - Today at 2:58 p.m. - The season two premiere of Lilac City Live! is tonight at the downtown @spokanelibrary!

@spokaneparks - Today at 12:04 p.m. - The Nishinomiya Tsutakawa Japanese Garden in Manito Park is just starting to show those signature fall colors. You've got until October 31 to enjoy this tranquil, beautiful space before we have to put it to bed for the year! 🍂

@sporiverfrontpk - Today at 12 p.m. - Last week we dedicated the conservation area and previous site of the YMCA to former Spokane Parks and Recreation Director (1965 – 1980) William S. Fearn. Mr. Fearn was instrumental in making possible both Expo ’74 and Riverfront Park.

@spokane_council - Yesterday at 5:19 p.m. - Bring it. 🚲

@spokanepd - Sept. 18 at 5:38 p.m. - Thank you to everyone. The missing juvenile (Rebeka) has been located and is safe.

@spd_ombudsman - Sept. 18 at 10:19 a.m. - We hope to see you tonight at the Monthly OPOC meeting! This is a great opportunity to share any concerns that you may have and to learn what is upcoming for the OPOC Tonight at 5:30pm in the City Council Chambers #TuesdayThoughts