News Releases for Thursday, July 24, 2014

3 p.m.

Friday July 25 - Park Bench Music Series - Featuring Brad Keeler 6-8pm

3:05 p.m. - Enjoy Manito Park with Refreshments at the Park Bench Cafe

2 p.m.

Storm Cleanup Slows Garbage Collection

2 p.m. - As a result of downed trees, power lines, and debris, Spokane’s curbside garbage, recycling, and yard waste collection has been slowed.

1 p.m.

Scammers Using Avista's Name to try and Gain Quick Cash

1:18 p.m. - Spokane Police and Avista are teaming up to help protect citizens from becoming the victims of a new wave of scams.


The Giant Screen IMAX in Riverfront Park Continues Its Summer Season

12:26 p.m. - Summer movies at the IMAX continue as scheduled

9 a.m.

Fire damages northwest Spokane home

9:45 a.m. - A fire early this morning at a northwest Spokane home sent one person to the hospital with minor injuries and displaced four adults.

7 a.m.

July 23 Storm

7:01 a.m. - A storm that moved through the area yesterday prompted hundreds of calls to area fire agencies and is believed to have sparked a fire in NW Spokane.

2 a.m.

Qualified Arborists Available

2:25 a.m. - Arborists available to help with post storm cleanup


Trees down after July 23 Storm

Midnight - City crews are working to clean up trees knocked over in Wednesday's storm.