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Nov. 9

A Heritage of Helping the Homeless

12:05 p.m. - Watch 3:17 - Father & Daughter tag-team outreach efforts. Two generations of the Peeler family have devoted themselves to helping Spokane's less fortunate.

Nov. 7

Celebrating decades of reducing waste!

4:49 p.m. - Watch 4:52 - Master Composter/Recyclers lead the way on home composting and better recycling

Nov. 5

Helping Snow Plows Go Farther, Faster

3:46 p.m. - Watch 2:53 - Crews gearing up to keep you moving. The Spokane Street Department is gearing up for its annual war on winter weather.

Nov. 2

Enhancing Your Survival Mindset

10:25 a.m. - Watch 2:59 - Spokane police offer self-defense classes.

Oct. 22

Getting ready for Snow!

3:16 p.m. - Watch 10:13 - City’s Snow Response Plan centers around more plowing in more areas sooner; requires collaboration with citizens.

Oct. 19

A New Partner for Urbanova

12:09 p.m. - Watch 22:04 - Verizon joins Urbanova, Spokane’s Smart Cities Initiative

Latest News Releases


Fire causes significant damage to home
1:47 p.m. - Last night at approximately 7:15 p.m., SFD responded to a reported structure fire on the corner of N. Cincinnati St. and E. Carlisle Ave.

Nov. 9

SPD Arrests Burglary Suspect
3:18 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department makes an arrest on an officer safety subject who broke into a West Central home.

Convicted Felon Arrested With a Concealed Gun
11:21 a.m. - Spokane Police Department Downtown Neighborhood Resource Officers recover a gun from a convicted felon.

Nov. 8

Mayor Orders City Flags to Half-Staff In Support Of Shooting Victims
11:39 a.m. - Flags will remain at half-staff until Nov. 10

Chimney fire spreads to attic in N. Altamont home
10:32 a.m. - Fire investigators determined a chimney fire that spread to an attic caused Tuesday’s house fire.

Nov. 12 Is a Parking Meter Holiday, In Observation of Veterans Day
9:50 a.m. - Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Monday, Nov. 12, because of the observed Veterans Day holiday.

Nov. 7

SPD arrests suspect responsible for downtown vandalism.
5:25 p.m. - Spokane Police arrest a suspect responsible for breaking fiberglass sculptures meant to raise money from charity.

Update on LC High School Social Media Threat Investigation
2:47 p.m. - SPD's investigation into the LC threat is ongoing. Detectives are collaborating with school and federal officials while officers monitor the school.

Nov. 6

Residents able to safely evacuate fire thanks to alert neighbors
4:41 p.m. - Thanks to alert neighbors, two residents were able to safely evacuate their home after a fire this afternoon.

Nov. 2

Arrest Made in Female Attacking Ex With Knife
7:51 a.m. - SPD Officers responded to the area of Lincoln Park for a stabbing. The male victim stated a female had stabbed him and fled the scene on foot.

Latest Tweets

@spokanecity - Today at 11:19 a.m. - Our bikeshare pilot study will come to an end Friday. If you have already ridden a @limebike or scooter we want to hear your thoughts. Please take a few minutes to fill out the bikeshare survey ➡️

@spokanefire - Today at 10:18 a.m. - Incident: 2018070628 - Structure Fire - Single Engine Location: E Mallon Ave and N Helena St

@sporiverfrontpk - Yesterday at 9:21 a.m. - 🇺🇸Happy Veterans Day! In recognition of those who served, the Looff Carrousel is offering $1 carrousel rides and 10% off gift shop items for all veterans and their families. Thank you for serving our country and protecting our freedoms.

@spokaneparks - Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. - Learn to cross-country ski or snowshoe, take a guided tour on Mt. Spokane by daylight or moonlight, or get you kiddo signed up for a Winter Adventure Camp. Get a taste of winter outdoor offering in our latest Outdoor Newsletter!

@spokane_council - Nov. 9 at 1:31 p.m. - The city of Spokane is currently represented by Senator Andy Billig, Representative Timm Ormsby, Representative Marcus Riccelli, Senator Michael Baumgartner, Representative Jeff Holy, and Representative Mike Volz. Rep. Matt Shea does not represent any part of the city of Spokane.

@spd_ombudsman - Nov. 6 at 8:19 a.m. - #IVoted #VoteTuesday #ElectionDay2018 #ElectionDay #BeAVoter #Midterms2018 #EveryVoteMatters #everyvotecounts #GoVote

@spokanepd - Oct. 31 at 5:50 p.m. - #trunkortreat at #mlkcenter 500 S Stone! 6-8pm