Latest News Releases


Woodward Proclaims Housing Emergency

4:10 p.m. - Mayor announces list of immediate actions to address inventory and access

Third Alarm Fire Downtown

8:31 a.m. - SFD responded to the intersection of Second Ave and Post St for a 911 report of black smoke and flames coming through the roof of a downtown building.

Silver Alert

8:26 a.m. - Update: Mr. McMorris has ben located and is safe.

SPD Arrests Homicide Suspect

8:19 a.m. - SPD makes an arrest in a homicide at the Intermodal Center in Downtown Spokane

July 23

Temporary City Cooling Resources to Open Sunday

4:02 p.m. - Community volunteers sought to assist with guest services

July 22

Council Seeks Community Input on American Rescue Plan Funds

4:38 p.m. - Community invited to participate in a ThoughtExchange process

July 20

Officer Brian Orchard Memorial

4:03 p.m. - Memorial to be dedicated to SPD officer shot and killed in the line of duty on the anniversary of his death 38 years ago

Manito Koi Pond Project Complete, Japanese Garden Re-Opens

12:11 p.m. - A project to save millions of gallons of water a year at the Koi Pond in Manito Park’s famous Nishinomiya Tsutakawa Japanese Garden is complete.

Council Approves Special Budget Ordinance for ARP Project Staff

9:09 a.m. - City Council passes a special budget ordinance establishing appropriations to provide funding for two American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) project employees

July 19

Second Alarm House Fire

11:17 a.m. - SFD responded to the area of Nelson Street and Euclid Avenue to a report of two houses on fire.