Latest News Releases

Yesterday

SVU Investigating Incidents near Manito Park

3:01 p.m. - Spokane Special Victims Unit detectives currently investigating incidents near Manito Park

Kardong Bridge Project Receives $1.45 Million in ARP Funds from CC

12:02 p.m. - Monday, the City Council allocated $1.45M of American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds towards repair of the Kardong Bridge, completing the funding package.

Jan. 25

Officer Involved Shooting

1:42 p.m. - Officer involved shooting after officers encounter male holding knife to toddler

CM Wilkerson Awarded AWC Certificate of Municipal Leadership

1:40 p.m. - Council Member Betsy Wilkerson recently received a Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC).

Eastside Garage/Modified Living Space Fire

1:35 p.m. - On January 20, 2022, Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched at 9:34 PM to a first alarm residential fire in the 2000 Block of East 4th Avenue.

Northside Basement Fire

1:33 p.m. - On January 18, 2022, at 1:11 PM, 911 received a call from a homeowner reporting a fire in the interior basement wall of his residence.

Jan. 21

Task Force Arrests Gang Members

4:31 p.m. - Spokane Regional Safe Streets Task Force arrests two known juvenile gang members recovering items stolen in a robbery including a French Bulldog puppy

Emergency Rent Funds Have Nearly Been All Distributed, Allocated

2:37 p.m. - Two online application portals paused today

Behavioral Health Unit Sees Continued Growth and Success

2:28 p.m. - The BHU sees continued growth and success assisting people experiencing behavioral health crisis in its’ second year of operation

Snapshot Count of Homeless Rescheduled In Spokane County

12:49 p.m. - Volunteers needed for program that generates homeless services funds