Dec. 31 at 11:11 a.m. - Sergeant Interrupts Burglary as he was Getting Off Duty for the Night
Dec. 30 at 5:14 p.m. - Tickets to Start Jan. 4th for School Zone Safety Cameras
Dec. 30 at 5:14 p.m. - Spokane Police Patrol Officers Disarm Suicidal Woman with Knife
Dec. 29 at 2:34 p.m. - The Spokane Investigative Regional Response Team is investigating a Spokane County Sheriff’s Office officer-involved shooting on Dec. 28.
Dec. 28 at 10:34 a.m. - The principal in a Seattle investigative consulting firm has been chosen to conduct the independent inquiry into recent personnel matters.
Dec. 27 at 1:36 p.m. - Suspect In Subway robbery arrested within an hour of the incident.
Dec. 27 at 1:36 p.m. - Spokane Police MCU Detectives arrested Brian L. Hall (43) this morning for 1st Degree Murder in connection with last night’s shooting.
Dec. 26 at 11:45 p.m. - Officers responded to a home after receiving a call of a shooting.
Dec. 26 at 10:34 p.m. - The Spokane Police Division located a suspect in a the robbery of the Subway in the 6400 block of N. Nevada less an hour after the crime occurred.
Dec. 26 at 10:50 a.m. - All City streets have been plowed, ending the Stage 2 snow event declared Monday evening, Dec. 21.
Dec. 23 at 2:21 p.m. - A joint committee has forwarded the names of three individuals to investigate a recent personnel matters
Dec. 22 at 3 p.m. - Detectives Seeking Information on Drive-By Shootings
Dec. 22 at 2 p.m. - The Washington State Department of Commerce has awarded more than $5 million to affordable housing projects in the Spokane area.
Dec. 22 at 8:17 a.m. - City crews will begin an all-city plow, which is expected to take four days to complete
Dec. 21 at 4:07 p.m. - City Council announces plan to fill District 2 vacancy
Dec. 21 at 3:30 p.m. - Spokane City Council member Jon Snyder has been selected to be Governor Jay Inslee’s Policy Advisor for Outdoor Recreation and Economic Development.
Dec. 21 at 3 p.m. - The City of Spokane has declared a Stage 1 snow event.
Dec. 21 at 11:30 a.m. - The holidays aren’t quite here yet, but the City is ready to help you clean up when the season is over.
Dec. 21 at 10 a.m. - The City of Spokane will have a number of closures related to the holidays.
Dec. 19 at 7:20 p.m. - On 12/18/15 around 5:15 p.m. a suspect robbed the Subway on Northwest Blvd.
Dec. 16 at 6:32 p.m. - The Spokane Police Division’s Targeted Crimes Unit (TCU) had been working with Medford Police Department detectives for the past week.
Dec. 15 at 7:58 p.m. - During a welfare check, officers found two people deceased in a house in the 2800 block of West Upton.
Dec. 15 at 11:59 a.m. - The Spokane Police Division would like the public to be aware of an old scam making the rounds again.
Dec. 13 at 9:05 p.m. - Spokane Police responded to the report of a shooting in the 2000 block of west Sunset just before 7 p.m. tonight.
Dec. 11 at 3:30 p.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon responded to questions asked in a Nov. 30 letter from the City Council.
Dec. 11 at 1:21 p.m. - The City will be terminating programmed flash – setting traffic signals to flash during early morning hours – at four intersections on Wellesley.
Dec. 10 at 12:43 p.m. - The City of Spokane continues its regularly scheduled leaf pickup in the Browne’s Addition neighborhood.
Dec. 10 at Noon - Spokane City Council Member Mike Allen will attend his final meeting as District Two’s representative Monday.
Dec. 10 at 8:45 a.m. - No one was injured by a fire in a South Hill home sparked by a vehicle block heater.
Dec. 9 at 11:55 a.m. - The City has been updating its database so utility accounts are in the name of the owner of a property or a firm responsible for a property.
Dec. 8 at 3:23 p.m. - The incident occurred just before midnight, 11/7/2014, near the intersection of S. Elm Street and W. 10th.
Dec. 8 at 2:29 p.m. - Residents may again have to deal with more outages in the face of another, hopefully less powerful, windstorm.
Dec. 8 at 11:50 a.m. - Witnesses reported seeing a female being forced into a vehicle in the 100 block of E. Gordon.
Dec. 8 at 10:27 a.m. - The City has placed a second police employee charged with a felony on layoff status.
Dec. 7 at 5:25 p.m. - City of Spokane Wastewater Management crews have received several reports of standing water around the City today and are working to remove puddles.
Dec. 7 at 4:26 p.m. - Swim scholarships offer 30 minute swim lessons on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays between Dec.14 and Dec. 30, 2015.
Dec. 7 at 3:55 p.m. - During the 18 days of free disposal for debris from the Nov. 17 wind storm, the City of Spokane collected 3,025 tons of debris.
Dec. 7 at 3:27 p.m. - One K-9 and handler from the Spokane Police Department and three other K-9’s and handlers from the region will be graduating.
Dec. 7 at 2:07 p.m. - Spokane City Councilmember Karen Stratton is asking for the community's help to provide transportation for the homeless to the warming center.
Dec. 7 at 12:30 p.m. - The City of Spokane is wrapping up the 2015 Construction Season and transitioning into snow season.
Dec. 7 at 11:30 a.m. - Spokane City Council Member Amber Waldref and Council Member-Elect Lori Kinnear recently hired new Legislative Aides.
Dec. 5 at 6:54 p.m. - Fire damaged a rendering plant late Friday.
Dec. 5 at 4:44 p.m. - On Saturday, Spokane Police officers responded to a call of a male subject who had tried to stab someone in the area of 6th/Browne.
Dec. 4 at 5:43 p.m. - Spokane Police took a woman into custody without incident after reports the woman was displaying a handgun, one of those reports near a school.
Dec. 4 at 5:19 p.m. - Beginning Dec. 7, through New Year’s Day, the City’s ten parking enforcement officers will be out randomly providing free parking to citizens.
Dec. 4 at 4:27 p.m. - Mayor David Condon and City Council President will jointly select an independent evaluator to conduct an inquiry into process, policy and timelines.
Dec. 4 at 4:15 p.m. - National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day honors those Americans killed or injured as a result of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Dec. 4 at 2:05 p.m. - A police sergeant charged with second-degree rape has been placed on unpaid layoff status pending outcome of the trial.
Dec. 3 at 7:44 p.m. - Spokane Police Detectives from the North Precinct, acting on tips from the public, were able to recover a puppy stolen from Northwest Seed & Pet.
Dec. 3 at 6:24 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department and Spokane’s South Hill Target store will partner together Saturday, Dec. 5th, to host Heroes and Helpers.
Dec. 3 at 12:15 p.m. - Mayor Condon has directed that flags at all City facilities be lowered to half-staff to honor victims in the San Bernardino attack.
Dec. 3 at 9:29 a.m. - For the next three weekends, the City will have dumpsters available at different areas of Spokane for the three council districts.
Dec. 2 at 5:16 p.m. - Neighborhood cleanups are scheduled each over three weekends in December.
Dec. 2 at 3:32 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is asking for the public’s help to locate Deanne M. Hastings. Her family last had contact with her around Nov. 3.
Dec. 1 at 1 p.m. - An apartment fire on the lower South Hill displaced four tenants.
Nov. 30 at 11:15 a.m. - Retired federal Judge Michael Hogan will conduct an independent inquiry into recent personnel matters.
Nov. 25 at 4 p.m. - City of Spokane has a new partnership with Avista Utilities to convert the stumps, roots, and branches from the Nov. 17 storm into fuel.
Nov. 25 at 11:52 a.m. - Crews are working around the clock and the community’s contribution with its own commitment to remain #InlandStrong is much appreciated.
Nov. 24 at 6 p.m. - For citizens who continue to be without power, the City’s Water Department is emphasizing tips to avoid frozen pipes as low temperatures persist.
Nov. 24 at 4 p.m. - Raheel Humayun has accepted the position of Ombudsman for the City of Spokane.
Nov. 24 at 3:51 p.m. - The wind is expected to start picking up late this afternoon with gusts of up to 30mph that will continue through Wednesday.
Nov. 24 at 3:25 p.m. - Deanne M. Hastings (35) is a white female, approximately 5’4” with a light build, brown hair and brown eyes.
Nov. 24 at 3 p.m. - On Monday, Nov. 23, the Spokane City Council adopted the City of Spokane’s 2016 Budget on a vote of five to one.
Nov. 24 at 2:30 p.m. - The City and Greater Spokane Incorporated are partnering to encourage shoppers to support small, local businesses on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 28.
Nov. 24 at 12:19 p.m. - Today, all six branches of Spokane Public Library are open until 8 p.m.
Nov. 23 at 4:54 p.m. - Hard work from utilities, street crews and neighbors continued over the weekend to get people back into their homes.
Nov. 23 at 4:10 p.m. - Solid Waste trucks can’t access about 80 to 90 blocks of alleys that are normally used for collection service because of power lines and trees.
Nov. 23 at 2:30 p.m. - Three town hall forums will be held in December to gather input.
Nov. 23 at 9:34 a.m. - The annual “Guns and Hoses” Hockey game is this Sunday, November 29th at 3pm.
Nov. 22 at 2:40 p.m. - The suspect was described as a short white male in his forties, with no front teeth, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt.
Nov. 22 at 12:51 p.m. - Greater Spokane Department of Emergency Management (DEM), in partnership with numerous agencies, is providing this update for Nov. 22, 2015.
Nov. 21 at 2:52 p.m. - Greater Spokane Department of Emergency Management (DEM) held a press conference to update the community after Tuesday’s unprecedented windstorm.
Nov. 20 at 4:48 p.m. - The Greater Spokane Department of Emergency Management (DEM) updates the community on the recovery status after Tuesday’s unprecedented windstorm.
Nov. 20 at 4:37 p.m. - In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, city facilities will be closed.
Nov. 20 at 12:50 p.m. - The City of Spokane has decided to extend its free emergency tree and yard waste storm debris disposal through Sunday, Nov. 29.
Nov. 20 at 11:42 a.m. - The Downtown and Shadle branches of Spokane Public Library will be open on Sunday, November 22 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in response to the wind storm.
Nov. 19 at 2:49 p.m. - The City Council Study Session meeting previously scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday has been cancelled.
Nov. 19 at 2:26 p.m. - City of Spokane crews continue to assess damage as a result of the windstorm on November 17th.
Nov. 19 at 10:32 a.m. - The public is encouraged to come down to any of Spokane's open libraries to charge devices, use computers, and escape the cold.
Nov. 19 at 7:12 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department urges people to operate portable generators and other engines outside of enclosed spaces.
Nov. 18 at 5:52 p.m. - The DEM is still working to assess the damage caused by last night’s severe storm.
Nov. 18 at 4:55 p.m. - As power outages and storm cleanup continues, several shelters are open in Spokane to help people looking for a warm place to stay Wednesday night.
Nov. 18 at 3:45 p.m. - Curbside garbage, recycling, and yard waste pickup today in the City of Spokane met up with a few challenges.
Nov. 18 at 3:12 p.m. - City of Spokane crews continue to respond to signal outages and storm debris following Tuesday’s severe windstorm.
Nov. 18 at 2:37 p.m. - Customers can charge devices and get out of the cold.
Nov. 18 at 11:17 a.m. - Staff members hope to open the rink this evening for the public skating session between 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm and drop-in hockey
Nov. 18 at 11:15 a.m. - The Spokane City Plan Commission meeting scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 in Council Chambers has been cancelled.
Nov. 18 at 10:30 a.m. - SpokaneCity.org has resources posted in the wake of Tuesday's windstorm
Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. - Downtown Library will be open today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today. East Side, Indian Trail and Shadle are open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Nov. 18 at 7:36 a.m. - Large residential storm debris will be accepted free during normal business hours through Nov. 22. Curbside clean green extended for smaller debris.
Nov. 18 at 7:07 a.m. - Trees will be removed from city streets using the following priority order: arterials, residential streets, side streets.
Nov. 17 at 8:13 p.m. - Greater Spokane DEM Lifting Shelter in Place; Still Advising Caution
Nov. 17 at 5:47 p.m. - One Fatality due to Wind Storm Confirmed
Nov. 17 at 4:33 p.m. - Greater Spokane DEM Advising to Shelter in Place
Nov. 17 at 2:23 p.m. - City resources are preparing for extremely high winds.
Nov. 17 at 2:09 p.m. - Regional Wind Event Expected to Start at 1pm Today
Nov. 17 at 12:55 p.m. - Spokane area employers are encouraged to send all non-essential employees home early ahead of extremely high winds expected at 4 pm today.
Nov. 16 at 3:31 p.m. - The warning period will end after winter break on Jan. 4th, 2016, at which time citations will be issued.
Nov. 16 at 10 a.m. - Other government entities, citizens and businesses are encouraged to join this recognition.
Nov. 13 at 5:47 p.m. - Spokane Police are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying the robbery suspect from Thursday's robbery at Sally’s Beauty Supply.
Nov. 13 at 2:47 p.m. - The City will be terminating programmed flash – setting traffic signals to flash during early morning hours – at three intersections on Indian Trail.
Nov. 13 at 8:26 a.m. - Overheating electrical motor briefly evacuates Monroe Street fast food restaurant.
Nov. 13 at 8:06 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is investigating a fire at a vacant west central home.
Nov. 12 at 2:24 p.m. - Neighbors in the Audubon, North Central area worked diligently with SPD to remove a nuisance house and the criminal activity associated it.
Nov. 12 at 11:30 a.m. - It’s time to clean up those beautifully colored fall leaves! The City of Spokane will begin its regularly scheduled leaf pickup Monday, Nov. 16.
Nov. 12 at 8:45 a.m. - Curbside yard and food waste customers have until Dec. 4 to finish their fall yard cleanup before the City suspends the service for the winter.
Nov. 11 at 6:56 p.m. - Spokane Police make arrest in drive-by shooting.
Nov. 10 at 4:12 p.m. - Spokane Police are releasing the names of the officers involved in the shooting of Tyler J. Randant, an Attempted Robbery and Assault suspect.
Nov. 9 at 1:15 p.m. - Utility customers who used 11 units of water or less last winter will see a $5 credit on the wastewater portion of the monthly utility bills in 2016.
Nov. 9 at 10:30 a.m. - Spokane City Council Member Amber Waldref will host a mobile office at Jack and Dan’s Bar and Grill on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 12 to 1 p.m.
Nov. 7 at 3:34 p.m. - Spokane Police officers were involved in an Officer Involved Shooting (O.I.S.) incident Saturday afternoon.
Nov. 6 at 3 p.m. - Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Wednesday, Nov. 11, because of the Veterans Day holiday.
Nov. 6 at 10:55 a.m. - Spokane City Council Members Amber Waldref and Candace Mumm met Vice President Joe Biden at the National League of Cities Congress in Tennessee.
Nov. 5 at 11:18 a.m. - As we approach the cold winter months in Spokane, the Spokane Police Division is asking for your help in preventing car thefts.
Nov. 4 at 11:14 a.m. - Two occupants of Browne's Addition apartment escaped an early morning fire uninjured.
Nov. 3 at 12:30 p.m. - James M. Creviston (27) is a white male with Level 1 Autism. He was last seen Sunday evening in the Northeast Spokane area.
Nov. 3 at 10:30 a.m. - The City of Spokane is offering citizens more ways to get involved in planning for the future of the Lincoln Heights District Center.
Oct. 30 at 3:17 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department reminds you to check your smoke detectors with your clocks.
Oct. 30 at 3:08 p.m. - The City of Spokane and the Salvation Army will activate a central warming center for drop-ins when temperatures hit 32 degrees and lower this winter.
Oct. 29 at Noon - This joint effort between the county and city saves resources and gives misdemeanants an opportunity to resolve an outstanding warrant.
Oct. 29 at 8:22 a.m. - Fire evacuated a northwest Spokane apartment late Wednesday.
Oct. 28 at 3:29 p.m. - A citizen Police Leadership Advisory Committee will lead a conversation about what the community is looking for in its next police chief.
Oct. 28 at 11:30 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is reminding citizens to be safe this Halloween.
Oct. 27 at 2:04 p.m. - Twenty-four-hour service at Station 5, which opened earlier this year, officially began Monday afternoon.
Oct. 26 at 4:37 p.m. - The alleged incident happened in Spokane County and is being investigated by Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
Oct. 24 at 6:44 p.m. - Spokane Police responded to the Subway at Third and Division on the report of a robbery Saturday afternoon.
Oct. 24 at 1:30 p.m. - At approximately 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Spokane Police received a call, from the 1200 block of E Garland, that a resident had been shot.
Oct. 24 at 12:31 p.m. - Spokane Police are looking for 24 year old Christian L Bravo.
Oct. 23 at 9 a.m. - The ban on recreational burn restrictions in Spokane was lifted today.
Oct. 22 at 5:40 p.m. - Spokane Police arrest Domestic Violence suspect after intense search on the South Hill.
Oct. 21 at 10:20 a.m. - A public meeting to discuss the surface design of a block of Wall Street downtown is set for Tues, Nov. 3, at 4 p.m. in the lower level of City Hall.
Oct. 18 at 9:09 a.m. - Six people escaped injury from a west central fire early Sunday
Oct. 16 at 10:31 a.m. - People who have reserved free trees through the City’s Residential Tree Program giveaway can start picking up their trees starting Saturday, Oct. 17.
Oct. 15 at 3:32 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is releasing the names of the officers involved in the shooting of Jason M. Smith (36) on Oct. 12.
Oct. 13 at 1:47 p.m. - SPD is looking for the public’s help in identifying the driver involved in a Hit and Run collision in Northeast Spokane.
Oct. 13 at 10:30 a.m. - The resolution highlights the impact of a decrease of 8 billion dollars in the State budget over the next 6 years with the sales tax reduction.
Oct. 12 at 3:35 a.m. - Spokane Police officers were involved in an Officer Involved Shooting (O.I.S.) incident.
Oct. 11 at 10 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is investigating the cause of a Saturday night duplex fire.
Oct. 9 at 12:47 p.m. - Working smoke detectors helped a family escape a morning bedroom fire.
Oct. 7 at 11 a.m. - Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Monday, Oct. 12, because of the Columbus Day holiday.
Oct. 6 at 9:49 a.m. - Spokane Police detectives are looking to the public for tips regarding a shooting last month in the 1200 block of E. Princeton.
Oct. 5 at 9:58 p.m. - Spokane Police have identified the person behind the threats at SCC.
Oct. 5 at 2:10 p.m. - The Spokane County Master Composters/Recyclers are once again hosting the semi-annual Compost Fair at the Finch Arboretum on Saturday, Oct. 24.
Oct. 5 at 1:20 p.m. - Artists Allen & Mary Dee Dodge were hired to create a work of art for the Spokane Central Service Center. A dedication is set for Oct. 15 at 11 a.m.
Oct. 5 at 9:18 a.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon has directed that Washington State and United States flags at all City facilities be lowered to half-staff.
Oct. 4 at 5:33 p.m. - Spokane Police Officers arrested 45-year-old Jonathan Scott Beggs for a series of assaults on and around the Centennial Trail.
Oct. 4 at 8:57 a.m. - An electrical fire forced the brief evacuation of the Juvenile Detention Center.
Oct. 2 at 8:57 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department reminds you to make sure you have enough smoke alarms for the size of your home and the needs of your family.
Oct. 1 at 5:09 p.m. - The City of Spokane Park Board will consider the adoption of the proposed 2016 Parks and Recreation Division budget at the next Park Board meeting.
Oct. 1 at 11 a.m. - Grant funds totaling $100,000 are to be divided among projects that promote eligible tourism and cultural activities in the City of Spokane.
Sept. 28 at 9:18 p.m. - On Monday, September 28, 2015, around 7:00pm Spokane PD responded to a report of a robbery near the intersection of Mission and Ruby.
Sept. 28 at 3 p.m. - The Washington State Auditor’s Stewardship Award was presented to the City of Spokane this month.
Sept. 28 at 12:30 p.m. - On Monday, Spokane Mayor David Condon announced a milestone in the City’s initiative to end veteran homelessness in Spokane.
Sept. 25 at 7:32 p.m. - Anyone that knows the identity of this suspect is asked to call Crime Check at 456-2233.
Sept. 23 at 11:30 a.m. - The City of Spokane is taking the next steps to develop a vision for the busy Lincoln Heights commercial district.
Sept. 22 at 4:47 p.m. - Mayor David Condon accepted Frank Straub's resignation today
Sept. 22 at 12:27 p.m. - New pentagon traffic signal heads have been installed on all four approaches at the intersection of Barnes and Indian Trail Road.
Sept. 17 at 3 p.m. - The City of Spokane and its community partners host the Fiesta Spokane 5k and Heritage Festival this Saturday, September 19.
Sept. 15 at 9 a.m. - This fall, the City of Spokane is making changes to the utility bills it sends to improve communications and service to utility customers.
Sept. 14 at Noon - City of Spokane officials will meet with representatives from Smart Growth America this week in ongoing efforts to revitalize the East Sprague area.
Sept. 11 at 2:30 p.m. - City of Spokane and partners have put together a “barge cleanup” to remove larger pieces of garbage in the river between Division & Hamilton streets.
Sept. 11 at Noon - The Illuminating Courage monument will feature the names of fallen heroes from Washington state Post 9/11 to the present.
Sept. 10 at 4:08 p.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon has directed that state and U.S. flags at all City facilities be lowered to half-staff on Friday, Sept. 11.
Sept. 9 at 4:28 p.m. - Mark Liebman, an expert in the field of investigative restoration,will give a free workshop on Oct. 8 and 9.
Sept. 9 at 3:22 p.m. - The City is working to make your city more pedestrian-friendly. Learn about the draft Pedestrian Master Plan at two upcoming dates.
Sept. 8 at 10:30 a.m. - City Councilmember Mike Allen will testify before the Washington State Building Code Council on Sept. 11 for an amendment to our current state code.
Sept. 4 at 9:05 p.m. - On Sept. 4, Spokane Police officers responded to the scene of a fatal collision at the intersection of E. Garland Avenue and N. Market Street.
Sept. 4 at 4:01 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is asking for the public’s help finding a missing elderly female.
Sept. 3 at 4:50 p.m. - Thursday night, the Spokane Police Department responded to Sunset Boulevard and Rosamond on the report of a serious injury, head-on collision.
Sept. 3 at 3 p.m. - In observance of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 7, Spokane City Hall will be closed along with other City facilities.
Sept. 3 at 1 p.m. - The City of Spokane and its partners are giving away 1,000 more trees this fall as part of the Residential Tree Program.
Sept. 3 at 10:30 a.m. - The City is asking citizens to join in a donation drive to benefit the victims and firefighters affected by the state’s devastating wildfires.
Sept. 2 at 5:19 p.m. - Just before 2 o’clock p.m. this afternoon a citizen reported finding a deceased person in a vacant lot in the 1300 block on North Wall.
Sept. 1 at 3:52 p.m. - Starting tomorrow, Wednesday, September 2, 2015, Pig Out in the Park will begin in Riverfront Park.
Sept. 1 at 12:13 p.m. - City Councilmember Mike Allen will be hosting the September edition of ‘Council Connection’ on CityCable 5.
Sept. 1 at 12:05 p.m. - City officials will meet with representatives from Smart Growth America to begin crafting a vision for the city’s future development.
Aug. 31 at 11:54 a.m. - Mayor David Condon announced a 2016 Program Budget proposal aligned to community priorities in public safety, streets, job and economic growth.
Aug. 30 at 8:18 p.m. - Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a house fire early Sunday morning.
Aug. 29 at 6:39 a.m. - The cause of a fire that damaged a north Spokane home late Friday is under investigation.
Aug. 27 at 4:18 p.m. - The City is requesting proposals for more than $10 million in funding to support the most vulnerable populations.
Aug. 25 at 11:50 a.m. - Online Tee Time allows for an enhanced, online customer service experience while scheduling a tee time at any of the city golf courses.
Aug. 24 at 1:25 p.m. - An agreement has been reached to restore innovative Alternative Response Unit pilot program and resolve other open issues.
Aug. 24 at 8:41 a.m. - No one was injured by an attic fire late Sunday that caused $20,000 in damage to a north Spokane home.
Aug. 21 at 4:47 p.m. - The 2015 Community Development (CD) Sidewalks continues with work beginning on Freya Street from 20th to 21st Avenue.
Aug. 21 at 4:20 p.m. - Spokane Fire Department and Combined Communications Center have been receiving abundant 9-1-1 calls from people concerned about smoke in the region.
Aug. 21 at 11:45 a.m. - The Office of Police Ombudsman Commission has announced opportunities for the public to meet the candidates for Police Ombudsman on Aug. 26 & 27.
Aug. 20 at 3:15 p.m. - Mayor Condon directed flags at all City facilities be lowered to half-staff in memory of the 3 firefighters who died battling a wildfire near Twisp.
Aug. 19 at 7:10 p.m. - Spokane Police Activities League BBQ Tomorrow
Aug. 14 at 11:09 a.m. - The City Council will defer action on sick and safe leave policy until after the 2016 budget is complete.
Aug. 13 at 5:20 p.m. - SPD is releasing the names of the officers involved in in the 08/08/2015 Shooting on Sanson.
Aug. 13 at 4:32 p.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon issued a statement on Judge Cozza's ruling.
Aug. 13 at 1 p.m. - H2KNOW, a citizen’s public education campaign, and the City’s Slow the Flow Program joined together to encourage people to conserve water.
Aug. 12 at 5:30 p.m. - Spokane Fire Department is releasing the four block restriction around the Pacific Steel and Recycling building at 1114 N. Ralph.
Aug. 12 at 2:06 p.m. - Just before 10:00am, Spokane Fire Department received a report of a chemical release at the Pacific Steel and Recycling facility at 1114 N. Ralph.
Aug. 11 at 2:21 p.m. - The Annual Cops n’ Kids Car Show is this Saturday, Aug. 15th, from 7 pm-11 pm at Riverside and Washington in downtown Spokane.
Aug. 10 at 1 p.m. - Flags at all City facilities will be lowered to half-staff Tuesday, Aug. 11 in memory of Washington State Patrol Detective Brent Hanger.
Aug. 10 at 11 a.m. - Grinding work on Monroe Street and Lincoln Street between 2nd and 4th Avenues will begin Wednesday, August 12.
Aug. 7 at 9:55 a.m. - City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Division security officers are conducting targeted patrols at Manito Park.
Aug. 6 at 2:56 p.m. - Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) work on Wall Street includes roadway removal, repaving, sewer main installation, and clean water main installation.
Aug. 6 at 8:57 a.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives are looking to the public to help identify a robbery suspect.
Aug. 6 at 8:30 a.m. - The City of Spokane’s on-line e-bill and phone pay services will be unavailable from Friday, Aug. 7, at 6 p.m. through Sunday, Aug. 9, at 3 p.m.
Aug. 5 at 2:44 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department assisted the Spokane Fire Department with two, apparently related, arson incidents in the area of Hamilton/Baldwin.
Aug. 4 at 3:25 p.m. - The City of Spokane will host a grand opening and provide tours of its new combined Solid Waste Management & Fleet maintenance facility.
Aug. 3 at 3:45 p.m. - City of Spokane is seeking input on a new Pedestrian Master Plan that’s designed to guide investments to improve access, safety, and connectivity.
Aug. 1 at 5:44 p.m. - Spokane PD officers responded to an armed robbery occurred Saturday afternoon at Payless Shoes at the Shadle Center.
July 31 at 7:19 p.m. - A cyclist was cited for making an improper turn in front of the Spokane Transit Authority bus.
July 30 at 8:55 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department is releasing the name of the officer involved in the shooting incident on July 27, 2015 at 4120 N. Division.
July 27 at 1:51 p.m. - Economic Investment Program introduces greater certainty into City evaluation of large project proposals.
July 26 at 6:03 p.m. - The suspect in a robbery at a north side Spokane Subway displayed a handgun and fled on foot Sunday.
July 23 at 2:31 p.m. - The City of Spokane will begin demolition of the Under the Freeway (UTF) Skate Park on Monday, August 3rd, 2015.
July 23 at 1:31 p.m. - An additional suspect has been arrested in a May 26 Homicide on N. Monroe.
July 22 at 6 p.m. - Crime Stoppers now Offering Cash Reward for Information Leading to an Arrest in Hate Crime
July 22 at 1:56 p.m. - On Saturday, July 25th, Riverfront Park is celebrating National Carousel Day.
July 22 at 10:24 a.m. - Spokane PD Major Crimes Detectives made an arrest in a shooting on South Altamont Street.
July 21 at 2:35 p.m. - Spokane Police responded to a call of a male shot near 5th and Altamont Tuesday morning.
July 21 at 1:04 p.m. - State and United States flags at all City facilities must be lowered to half-staff in memory of the victims of the tragedy in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
July 21 at 10:56 a.m. - Teenager escapes house fire that claims a dog
July 20 at 9:55 a.m. - Major Crimes Investigating Suspicious Death on Hamilton
July 17 at 3:08 p.m. - Starting July 17, 2015, Indian Canyon Golf Course will host the Rosauers Open Invitational Tournament, benefiting the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery.
July 17 at 2:02 p.m. - North by Northwest will be filming from Sunday, July 19 to Saturday, July 25 at various locations throughout Spokane.
July 17 at 12:29 p.m. - Spokane Parks and Recreation and its partners are offering scholarships for FREE swim lessons at City pools through the Make a Splash program.
July 17 at 9:56 a.m. - 43rd Avenue from Grand Blvd to Garfield Street will be closed starting Monday, July 20, for the next 40 working days.
July 16 at 3:01 p.m. - Road closures will occur over the next week as construction along Thor and Freya Streets continues.
July 16 at 1:32 p.m. - Spokane Police Traffic Investigators were called to two separate serious collisions Wednesday.
July 15 at 10:20 a.m. - A Spokane Police Officer, John W. Yen (25) has been arrested for 1st Degree Burglary-Domestic Violence after an incident on Spokane’s South Hill.
July 14 at 3:30 p.m. - This week, Spokane Mayor David Condon toured the facilities of the Spokane County Combined Communications Center (CCC).
July 14 at 3 p.m. - Consider a visit with the City of Spokane's Irrigation Specialist to figure out how to save water and improve your landscaping.
July 13 at 1:31 p.m. - Join Spokane Parks and Recreation for the 1st annual “Summer Shakedown” Softball tournament, July 24th – 26th.
July 13 at Noon - Mayor Condon announced a new online tool that will improve the application and management processes of right-of-way permitting.
July 13 at 8:21 a.m. - Neighbors near the house at 4112 W. Wellesley have banded together and worked diligently with SPD to remove a nuisance house.
July 9 at 3 p.m. - The Creek at Qualchan Golf Course will host a local qualifier for the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship on Sunday, July 12, 2015.
July 9 at 10:48 a.m. - Spokane Police PACT Team Arrests Escapee Devin B Johnson
July 9 at 9:30 a.m. - The 2015 edition of the Spokane Police Activities League (PAL) is underway. Sessions have begun this week at local parks and run through August.
July 9 at Midnight - Starting July 14, the Parks and Recreation Department will close down one southbound lane of Ben Garnett Way each day through July 17, 2015.
July 8 at 4 p.m. - Citizens are invited to a meeting to discuss the surface design of a block of Wall Street downtown, following a project to install a sewer main.
July 7 at 2:29 p.m. - Spokane Police have arrested a suspect in the June 20th theft of an SPD issued rifle stolen from an officer’s personal vehicle.
July 6 at 3:31 p.m. - Spokane Parks and Recreation splash pads will open at 9 am beginning Tuesday, adding two additional hours.
July 6 at 3:09 p.m. - Testing will temporarily close the Howard Street Bridge South in Riverfront Park while crews complete geotech testing for the design of new pilings.
July 1 at 10:52 a.m. - Spokane Police Want to Warn Regional Retailers of Scam Involving Go-Pro's
July 1 at 9:18 a.m. - Up to $2,500 Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest of Robbery Suspect
June 30 at 3:20 p.m. - The City Council is accepting written comments on the draft Safe and Sick Leave policy.
June 30 at 12:14 p.m. - An Institute of Medicine report suggests participation in a national registry of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests to track and improve survival.
June 29 at 12:42 p.m. - In observance of the Independence Day holiday, Spokane City Hall will be closed on Friday, July 3.
June 29 at 12:30 p.m. - Amateur sale and use of fireworks is banned in Spokane for the 23rd consecutive year.
June 29 at 11:42 a.m. - Electrical malfunctions caused attic fires in two separate homes late Sunday.
June 29 at 11:03 a.m. - Spokane honored as All-America City for third time in 40 years.
June 27 at 9:08 p.m. - A train and truck collision spilled several hundred gallons of magnesium chloride.
June 27 at 2:46 p.m. - No one was injured by a fire that damaged a north Spokane home on Friday evening.
June 27 at 7:12 a.m. - No one was injured by a house fire that cause $100,000 in damage.
June 26 at 11:51 a.m. - Hoopfest players and fans are invited to enjoy air-conditioned relief inside City Hall during the weekend.
June 26 at 10:30 a.m. - Flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, June 27 in memory of Washington State University President Elson Floyd.
June 26 at 9:15 a.m. - With triple-digit temperatures in the forecast and a statewide drought, the Mayor & Council are asking citizens to conserve water this summer.
June 24 at 2:57 p.m. - Here are a list of places to cool off starting Friday with extremely high temperatures expected over the next week.
June 24 at 1:30 p.m. - Third member of the independent citizen Police Ombudsman Commission submits his resignation.
June 23 at 10:04 a.m. - After an aggressive recruitment process, the City of Spokane is excited to announce Ed Lukas as the new Director of Asset Management.
June 22 at 9:12 p.m. - Spokane Police are asking for help identifying a suspect in a burglary that took place the day before The Davenport Grand Hotel opened to the public.
June 22 at 4:09 p.m. - This year’s celebration will offer new festivities including a food vendor public market, live music and entertainment, and a fireworks show.
June 22 at 4 p.m. - City of Spokane is releasing its annual report on drinking water quality. For 2014, the City met or exceeded all drinking water standards.
June 22 at 9:40 a.m. - The deadline to apply for the next round of Greening Neighborhoods Grants has been extended from June 30 to July 31, 2015.
June 19 at 9:38 a.m. - The citizen Police Ombudsman Commission is seeking applications to fill open seats.
June 19 at 8:35 a.m. - No one was injured by a fire sparked by cooking grease.
June 18 at 4:54 p.m. - Spokane City Council members today removed two members of the independent citizen Police Ombudsman Commission.
June 17 at 12:58 p.m. - A fire in a high-rise building downtown yesterday afternoon temporarily displaced over one-hundred residents.
June 17 at Noon - An independent investigation into the citizen Police Ombudsman Commission has found behavioral misconduct during interactions with City employees.
June 17 at 9:48 a.m. - K9 Non-Profit to Raise Funds for SPD's K9 Unit
June 17 at 9:36 a.m. - Spokane Municipal Court Judge Mary Logan has been honored with the 2015 Access to Justice Judicial Leadership Award.
June 16 at 3:53 p.m. - Restrictions on outdoor recreational fires will take effect tomorrow, June 17, 2015.
June 16 at 8:39 a.m. - Spokane fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of two fires that have burned the same home twice in a month.
June 13 at 10:07 p.m. - Officers believe the incident started over someone complaining about the suspects’ driving.
June 12 at 12:58 p.m. - On Monday, June 8, 2015, a citizen turned over a video to Spokane PD that allegedly contained images of a sexual assault.
June 12 at Noon - The city-owned building previously occupied by the Peaceful Valley Community Center is available for rent.
June 11 at 2 p.m. - A team of experts will visit the Lincoln Heights commercial district to provide input June 17 and 18.
June 11 at 12:04 p.m. - Investigators have determined a fire on North Monroe early today was arson.
June 10 at 1:38 p.m. - Flags at all City facilities will be lowered to half-staff on Thursday, June 11 in memory of Spokane Fire Department Lieutenant Terry Canfield.
June 10 at 11:39 a.m. - The Spokane City Council expects to receive the final report and recommendations from its earned safe and sick leave task force this week.
June 9 at 4:08 p.m. - In preparation for the end of the school year, 20 mph speed limit signs have been posted at some City parks Tuesday.
June 8 at 1:30 p.m. - Starting this month, a six-month promotion begins encouraging citizens to talk about their experience with the City.
June 8 at 12:30 p.m. - The Marijuana Policy Subcommittee of the City of Spokane will be holding a summit on June 11, 2015 at 9 a.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
June 8 at 11:30 a.m. - The formation of a work group is part of plans to encourage economic investment, create jobs, and improve the median household income in Spokane.
June 6 at 9:29 p.m. - Unattended food on stoves damaged two kitchens in separate fires.
June 6 at 10:37 a.m. - On Saturday, Spokane PD responded to an incident near Sunset Ave and Government Way and another near Nevada St. and Queen Ave.
June 4 at 9:30 a.m. - Governor Jay Inslee has directed that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff on Friday.
June 4 at Midnight - Spokane Police Arrest Homicide Suspect from May 26th North Monroe Incident
June 3 at 12:07 p.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon will host the next installment in the City’s ongoing series of community conversations on Tuesday, June 9 from 6-7 p.m.
June 2 at 11:41 a.m. - Spokane Parks and Recreation will host a “Thank You Spokane” event to thank the Spokane community for passing the Bond to revitalize Riverfront Park.
June 2 at Midnight - Richard Aguirre Taken into Custody for 1st Degree Murder
June 1 at 2:38 p.m. - Thousands more volunteers participated in the second annual Spokane Gives Week in April.
June 1 at 12:34 p.m. - Results of this year’s Point-in-Time count of persons and families experiencing homelessness show a decrease in Spokane from the previous year.
May 29 at 11:30 a.m. - Spokane’s first-ever “HAWK lights” will begin operating over the next week.
May 28 at 2:30 p.m. - The City has been selected to receive two grants from the EPA to help clean up contaminated sites, or ‘brownfields,’ in the Hillyard Industrial Area.
May 27 at 9:23 a.m. - Selected GCCM will work with City and selected design team to manage overall construction for Riverfront Park Renovation.
May 26 at 1:26 p.m. - Video from STA Bus Shows Motorcyclist Ran Red Light
May 26 at 10:40 a.m. - Police Investigating Overnight Homicide
May 22 at 2:30 p.m. - Governor Jay Inslee has directed that flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.
May 22 at 9:43 a.m. - Two events planned for Monday afternoon will honor firefighters who have lost their lives.
May 20 at 3:46 p.m. - Rescuers pulled an injured man from the steep riverbank along the Spokane River today.
May 20 at 3:23 p.m. - A temporary employee will handle intake duties in the Office of the Police Ombudsman from 1 to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, beginning on Tuesday.
May 20 at 10:45 a.m. - Downtown library open after minor morning electrical fire contained to elevator shaft.
May 19 at 9:36 a.m. - In observance of the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 25, City Hall will be closed along with other City facilities.
May 18 at 5:07 p.m. - Spokane has been chosen to host the NAACP Area Conference this fall.
May 18 at 1 p.m. - Two programming changes to the public education channels on Comcast.
May 18 at 1 p.m. - This Bike to Work Week 2015 (May 18-22), the City is launching free bike registration to help return stolen bicycles to their owners.
May 18 at 12:30 p.m. - Commute of the Century is a series of self-guided rides with a survey component that asks for citizen input.
May 17 at 1:05 p.m. - Officers from the PACT (Patrol Anti-Crime Team) learned that the repeat offender was at a location in Spokane Valley and possibly armed.
May 16 at 12:01 a.m. - No one was injured by a basement fire in northwest Spokane on Friday afternoon.
May 15 at 2:13 p.m. - Presenting the drama “Music Around the World” at Rogers High School, Friday May 15, 7-8:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation to support TRS.
May 15 at Midnight - Spokane Police Investigate Late Night Stabbing
May 14 at 5:30 p.m. - Finalist design teams will visit sites representing Spokane’s landscape on Tuesday, May 19th.
May 14 at 3:52 p.m. - SPD Releases the Name of the Officer Involved in the 05/06/2015 Shooting of an Assault Suspect
May 14 at 3:51 p.m. - Spokane Police Asking for help Locating a Missing Child
May 14 at 11:32 a.m. - Construction on High Drive is set to begin Monday, May 18 from Bernard Street to Grand Boulevard.
May 14 at 10:48 a.m. - Governor Inslee has directed that flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff May 15 in observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day.
May 13 at 12:21 p.m. - The Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team is investigating an in-custody death that occurred this morning.
May 13 at 7:17 a.m. - For the first time since 2008, a Basic Law Enforcement Academy (BLEA) class will graduate from the Spokane Police Training Center.
May 12 at 11:08 p.m. - Councilman Mike Fagan's Legislative Aide and the city’s Transportation Benefit District Administrator, Sheryl McGrath, has accepted a new position.
May 12 at 1:52 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department will provide specialized training and update dispatch procedures for its pilot ARU program.
May 11 at 12:30 p.m. - On Monday, Mayor David Condon announced the launch of the new performance page on the City’s website.
May 11 at 9:29 a.m. - Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire that significantly damaged a West Central home early this morning.
May 9 at 7 a.m. - On Friday night, May 8th, Spokane PD conducted a “John” focused prostitution special.
May 8 at 11:31 p.m. - A homeowner using a propane torch sparked an accidental fire outside an Indian Trail home.
May 8 at 3:49 p.m. - The staff assistant to Office of the Police Ombudsman will leave the office later this month.
May 8 at 2:35 p.m. - Flags at all City facilities will be lowered in memory of Coeur d’Alene Police Sergeant Greg Moore, whose funeral service is scheduled for Saturday.
May 7 at 12:55 a.m. - SIRR Team Investigating Officer Involved Shooting
May 7 at Midnight - A small plane with two occupants crashed into the Spokane River this afternoon after declaring an unspecified in-flight emergency.
May 6 at 5:35 p.m. - Council members Mike Fagan and Amber Waldref will host Council Connect at 6 pm on Thursday.
May 6 at 8:46 a.m. - Spokane Police Department welcomes the media and public to attend the 28th Annual Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony next Tuesday, May 12th at 11:30am.
May 5 at 5:36 p.m. - Suspect Arrested for Bank Robbery in March now Charged with another that occurred in February.
May 5 at 3:55 p.m. - The Spokane Parks and Recreation Division is announcing the top three finalists for “Design of Public Spaces and Park Grounds” for Riverfront Park.
May 4 at 9:51 p.m. - One person was injured in a fire that damaged the second floor of a West Central home.
May 4 at 4:45 p.m. - Fire investigators are working to determine the of a fire that damaged the exterior of a northeast Spokane home.
May 4 at 11:19 a.m. - The third annual “Building Dreams—Bright Futures for Our Kids” event begins at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 9 at the Spokane Convention Center.
May 1 at 10:22 p.m. - Fire heavily damaged a detached garage in northwest Spokane on Friday evening, but firefighters knocked it down before it spread to the nearby home.
May 1 at 8:15 a.m. - Fire damaged a north Spokane home occupied by two people early today. No one was injured.
April 30 at 1:40 p.m. - The City of Spokane Water Stewardship and WSU’s Master Gardener Program are teaming up to teach people about landscaping options that conserve water.
April 30 at 10:35 a.m. - Detectives have recently developed suspect information in the homicide of 27-year-old Ruby Doss, who was found strangled in Spokane in 1986.
April 29 at Noon - Judge Harold Clarke upheld a City ordinance that authorized a property tax exemption for qualified low-income seniors and disabled individuals.
April 29 at 9:38 a.m. - The Historic Preservation Office for the City/County of Spokane is celebrating National Preservation Month throughout the month of May.
April 28 at 1 p.m. - A new fire station in southwest Spokane will soon begin serving neighborhoods in that area of the city.
April 27 at 9:37 a.m. - Cars still parked along the Bloomsday route will be towed starting Tuesday.
April 25 at 6:42 p.m. - An observant citizen reported a suspicious object outside the Rock City Grill Saturday at Post/Spokane Falls Boulevard.
April 24 at 4:38 p.m. - Spokane Police detectives had requested the public’s assistance in locating Keantray D. Bryant-Muellner, 18, wanted for Attempted 1st Degree Murder.
April 24 at 2:30 p.m. - City of Spokane Streets crews will begin cleaning the Bloomsday route Monday, April 27.
April 24 at Noon - Mayor David Condon proclaimed Friday Arbor Day in Spokane at the site where volunteers participated in an Arbor Day tree planting event.
April 24 at 11:27 a.m. - Spokane Police Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 18-year-old Keantray D Bryant-Muellner.
April 22 at 2:17 p.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives have arrested 18-year-old Diandre R. Johnson in relation to Tuesday’s shooting near 13th and Grand.
April 22 at 10 a.m. - City representatives will attend the Public Safety Career Fair on Friday, May 8.
April 22 at 6:47 a.m. - Fire heavily damaged a west central home and destroyed a detached garage and RV.
April 21 at 10:26 p.m. - Spokane Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred Tuesday night on the lower south hill.
April 20 at 9:35 a.m. - Two men who crashed a vehicle in Browne's Addition and fled, with one burglarizing a home are being held in the Spokane County Jail.
April 20 at 9:12 a.m. - Spokane Police detectives are looking to the public to help identify two persons of interest in a Residential Burglary incident.
April 19 at 2:56 p.m. - Spokane Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred this morning outside the Hells Angels Clubhouse.
April 17 at 8:47 p.m. - Spokane Police have arrested two men after they crashed a vehicle in Browne's Addition, fled, and one burglarized a home and assaulted an officer.
April 17 at 4:42 p.m. - Two suspects fled a traffic stop, hit a vehicle in Browne's Addition, and one broke into a residence and attempted to shoot an officer with his taser.
April 16 at 11:30 p.m. - Spokane Parks and Recreation’s Urban Forestry Department is sponsoring Arbor Day at Finch Arboretum (3404 W. Woodland Blvd.) on Saturday, April 25.
April 16 at 2:25 p.m. - The Spokane Master Composters/Recyclers will host the 38th semi-annual Compost Fair at the Finch Arboretum on Saturday, April 25, at 11 a.m.
April 16 at 1 p.m. - Big screen movies, trivia, tasty food and a variety of entertainment will be on hand at the 2015 PEMCO Outdoor Movies at Riverfront Park in Spokane.
April 14 at 3:38 p.m. - Governor Inslee has directed that Washington State and United States flags be lowered to half-staff Wednesday, April 15.
April 13 at 12:17 p.m. - The suspect, identified as Cameron J. Peterson (47) was arrested and booked into the Spokane County Jail for 1st Degree Assault.
April 10 at 4:02 p.m. - The Department’s Civil Enforcement Unit shut down a nuisance home, which was the source of more than 100 calls for service in the past year.
April 10 at 12:07 p.m. - Spokane Police will offer the “Citizens Academy” with courses held every Wednesday from May 6 to June 8.
April 8 at Noon - Students from local universities and colleges will complete service projects during Spokane Gives Week (April 25-May 3) in a friendly competition.
April 7 at 9:02 p.m. - Jose L. Jiminez (42) is accused of grabbing an 11-year-old girl by the arm in Coeur d'Alene Park and refusing to let go.
April 7 at Noon - The City is hosting an Open House for three proposed land use map and zoning changes and one text amendment proposal.
April 6 at 11:30 a.m. - City of Spokane Mayor David Condon is renewing calls to discuss how the mayor’s salary is set.
April 6 at 9:35 a.m. - Crews will change the eastbound and westbound signal phases at the intersection of 4th Avenue and Maple Street to operate independently at all times.
April 3 at 5:48 p.m. - Spokane Police have arrested 51-year-old Keith D. Hooks for Unlawful Imprisonment and Indecent Liberties.
April 3 at 3:30 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department is offering the Enhancing the Survival Mindset (ESM) women’s self-defense class.
April 3 at Midnight - The goal of the “Safe-Zone” is to provide a safe location where people can conduct business transactions knowing that a police officer is nearby.
April 2 at 4:09 p.m. - Spokane City Council member Candace Mumm received a Walkable Washington Innovation Award for her groundbreaking crosswalk ordinance.
April 2 at 11:13 a.m. - Investigation into the death of Christen (Crissy) Nichole DeMars, who died from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, is ongoing.
April 1 at 5:13 p.m. - Two persons are believed to have information about the suspected arson fire that took place on March 29th in 300 East block of 5th Avenue.
April 1 at 3:14 p.m. - The search continues for a person of interest in the death of Christen (Crissy) Nichole DeMars, who died from a gunshot wound to the abdomen.
April 1 at 10:24 a.m. - On Friday, the 2nd Annual Youth & Justice Forum will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Spokane Falls Community College.
March 31 at 4:59 p.m. - Spokane Police responded to a telephone threat at Jefferson Elementary Tuesday. Nothing suspicious was located.
March 30 at 4:28 p.m. - Spokane Police responded to reports of a suicidal man and negotiated with him for hours at a residence in west Spokane Monday.
March 30 at 12:23 p.m. - A High Intensity Activated Crosswalk is being added to the intersection of Ruby and Boone as part of an ongoing pilot program.
March 30 at 11:30 a.m. - Councilmember Mike Allen will host a public forum on short-term rentals Wednesday. The forum will focus on a proposed ordinance change.
March 29 at 9:26 p.m. - A fire that damaged three homes in the 300 block of East Fifth Avenue early Sunday morning is under investigation.
March 26 at 8:55 a.m. - The City of Spokane today is recognizing businesses that have excelled in the management of wastewater generated as part of their processes.
March 25 at 6:19 p.m. - A Spokane Police Neighborhood Conditions Officer located and arrested a bank robbery suspect while the officer was on his way home from work.
March 25 at 3:33 p.m. - Spokane Police are looking to the public to help locate a person of interest in the death of a woman who sustained a gunshot wound earlier this week.
March 25 at 1:09 p.m. - Spokane Police have arrested a suspect in the burglary of Chaps Restaurant on Feb. 22, 2015.
March 25 at 11:57 a.m. - The City of Spokane is signing up volunteers for the annual Cleaning From The Core (CFTC) event set for Saturday, April 25.
March 25 at 8:41 a.m. - The woman transported to the hospital Tuesday suffering from a gunshot wound has died as a result of her injuries.
March 24 at 1:08 p.m. - The City’s CHHS Department has been awarded two grants for programs and services that help Spokane’s low-income and homeless individuals and families.
March 24 at 12:44 p.m. - Spokane Police are investigating an incident involving an initial report of unknown trouble at a north Spokane residence.
March 23 at 3:37 p.m. - Members of the Mayor’s Advisory Council on Multicultural Affairs (MACMA) are working with SPD to address findings of a recent report.
March 23 at 8:26 a.m. - Spokane Police, as referenced in the Commission’s letter, has made great progress in the initiation or completion of all recommendations.
March 8 at 10:40 a.m. - The City’s Water Department is offering customers free leak repair kits during March as part work to encourage people to “Slow the Flow” of water.
March 7 at Midnight - Firefighters contained a fire started by food left cooking unattended to the kitchen of a northeast Spokane home Friday night.
March 6 at 12:19 p.m. - Warmer temperatures will allow work to start early on Combined Sewer Overflow Tank (CSO) 6 on Northwest Boulevard at Providence Avenue.
March 6 at 11 a.m. - The Mayor's address focused on progress made during his three years in office and his vision for the City and the Spokane community moving forward.
March 5 at 2:30 p.m. - The City is hosting an Open House for a proposal to eliminate certain parking requirements in areas of Spokane zoned as Neighborhood Retail (NR).
March 4 at 1 p.m. - The City is hosting an Open House for the second phase of work on the Downtown Bicycle Network.
March 4 at 9:49 a.m. - Neighbors, Spokane Police and the City are working together to reduce sex trafficking and continue to revitalize the East Sprague neighborhood.
March 4 at 9:16 a.m. - There are openings on the Northeast Public Development Authority (NEPDA) Board, which focuses on development of The Yard.
March 3 at 9:31 a.m. - Police are investigating a vehicle/pedestrian accident involving a City of Spokane vehicle that occurred near S. Geiger Blvd. and S. Lewis St.
March 2 at 12:56 p.m. - The latest release of Selectspokane.com is now live, offering free services for businesses looking to open a facility in the Spokane area.
March 1 at 12:15 p.m. - Spokane’s Waste to Energy Facility is the first facility operated by a municipality in Washington to receive the highest worker safety designation.
Feb. 26 at 2:05 p.m. - The City will terminate programmed flash – setting traffic signals flash during early morning hours – at four intersections along Division Street.
Feb. 26 at 12:24 p.m. - The Spokane Police Department will recognize employees for their service to the Spokane community at the SPD Awards Ceremony Feb. 26.
Feb. 26 at 10:39 a.m. - Councilmember Mike Allen and Council President Ben Stuckart will host the next “Council Connection” airing March 5 at 6 p.m. on CityCable 5.
Feb. 24 at 3:30 p.m. - The City of Spokane will develop a new well site to improve efficiency and ensure reliable, safe drinking water for water customers into the future.
Feb. 24 at Midnight - No one was injured Tuesday evening by a fire caused by the faulty chimney of a wood burning stove in northwest Spokane.
Feb. 21 at Midnight - Older-style wiring may have caused an attic fire that damaged an east Spokane home early Saturday, according to SFD investigators.
Feb. 20 at 10:42 a.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon has been appointed to the Steering Committee for Washington state’s Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Feb. 19 at 8:17 p.m. - Spokane Police responded to and have investigated a report of robbery and sexual assault in N. Spokane.
Feb. 18 at 2:37 p.m. - The investigation into two Spokane Police officers responding to an assault at Boots Bakery found no evidence of improper conduct.
Feb. 18 at 10 a.m. - The City of Spokane will resume curbside yard and food waste pickup on Monday, March 2. The optional service runs from March through November.
Feb. 16 at 3:05 p.m. - Anyone with information on the identity of a bank robbery suspect is asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.
Feb. 16 at 9:04 a.m. - The City of Spokane has recently made some significant and exciting changes to our full-time maintenance staff at Indian Canyon Golf Course.
Feb. 13 at 4:51 p.m. - Mayor Condon and Chief Straub outlined the progress of Spokane Police in implementing the Commission’s twenty-six (26) recommendations.
Feb. 12 at 4:31 p.m. - Chief Spokane Garry, May Arkwright Hutton and King Cole have become the first historic inductees into the Spokane Citizen Hall of Fame.
Feb. 12 at 3:59 p.m. - The Spokane Regional Domestic Violence Team (SRDVT) is now working together in one location, called the Family Justice Center.
Feb. 12 at 11:59 a.m. - Spokane Police are working to identify two suspects in an assault Feb. 2 at a grocery store in the 3900 block of N. Market.
Feb. 11 at 9:59 a.m. - Spokane City Council Members Karen Stratton and Candace Mumm will host a mobile office at Shadle Park Library on Tuesday, Feb. 17.
Feb. 10 at 5:27 p.m. - Detectives have arrested two people in connection to this morning’s armed robbery of a gas station convenience store near 17th Ave. and Ray St.
Feb. 10 at 5 p.m. - The City of Spokane and Spokane County are offering a series of free classes for those who want to become master composters and recyclers.
Feb. 10 at 2:47 p.m. - The City of Spokane and Spokane County are partnering to replace the current computer-aided dispatch (CAD) and records management system (RMS).
Feb. 9 at 4:30 p.m. - The suspect in a Jan. 26 shooting outside a north Spokane grocery store has been taken into custody in Montana.
Feb. 9 at 3:29 p.m. - City Council will vote on an ordinance to create a tax exemption for low-income seniors and disabled individuals that applies to the street levy.
Feb. 9 at 3:28 p.m. - Investigators have determined the cause of a fire that claimed the lives of two people this weekend was accidental in nature.
Feb. 6 at 3:01 p.m. - The suspect accused of shooting at law enforcement in the incident, identified as Christopher R. Myers, 28, is in custody assault and firearm charges.
Feb. 6 at 10:06 a.m. - Spokane Police continue to investigate a shooting incident that occurred in the 3900 block of N. Market St. on the evening of Jan. 26.
Feb. 6 at 9:19 a.m. - Spokane Police have arrested the suspect who is believed to have stabbed a woman while she was walking on W. 2nd Ave. on the night of Jan. 25.
Feb. 5 at 2:27 p.m. - The Spokane Regional Domestic Violence Team (SRDVT) will now work in one location, called the Family Justice Center.
Feb. 5 at 2:16 p.m. - Spokane Police released another photo of a suspect who is believed to have stabbed a woman while she was walking Downtown January 25th.
Feb. 4 at 4:56 p.m. - Several people, who are believed to have witnessed an assault Friday, are being asked to contact Police.
Feb. 4 at 12:45 p.m. - Council Member Amber Waldref, District 1, will host the next edition of Cable 5's Council Connection called “Planning for our Future”.
Feb. 4 at 11:20 a.m. - A vehicle prowling suspect may have shot himself Wednesday in an altercation with a resident of the neighborhood where he was allegedly prowling.
Feb. 3 at 4:53 p.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives have arrested two men in connection to an assault that occurred in Downtown Spokane on Friday night.
Feb. 3 at 1:29 p.m. - On Sunday, Spokane Police responded to a business in the 400 block of W. Sprague on a report that a female at the location had suffered a stab wound.
Feb. 3 at 12:38 p.m. - The City/County of Spokane Historic Preservation Office is highlighting the region’s many historic barns on its website.
Feb. 3 at 11:30 a.m. - Spokane Mayor David Condon was selected as the winner of the 2015 National Environmental Achievement Local Public Service Award.
Feb. 3 at 8:12 a.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives are investigating an assault that occurred in Downtown Spokane on Friday night.
Feb. 2 at 11:27 a.m. - The City and community stakeholders are working to update the City’s design guidelines for centers and corridors.
Feb. 2 at 10 a.m. - The 23rd Annual Riverfront Park Job Fair takes place Saturday, February 21, for the 2015 season
Jan. 31 at 2:08 p.m. - A deputy involved shooting followed a traffic stop near Barker Road and Cataldo Avenue Friday night.
Jan. 29 at 8:46 a.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives have arrested four individuals in connection to the homicide of 33-year-old Damien L. Stewart.
Jan. 27 at 6:27 p.m. - Scott Simmons has been named interim director of the Business and Developer Services division.
Jan. 27 at 12:28 p.m. - The 2014 Point-in-Time count of persons and families experiencing homelessness will take place in Spokane (and across the state) on Thursday, Jan. 29.
Jan. 27 at 9:37 a.m. - The City is putting the call out for more projects meant to ‘green’ and beautify Spokane’s neighborhoods.
Jan. 26 at 4:02 p.m. - Craft3 announced today that it will open an office in Spokane, Washington to serve the Eastern Washington region.
Jan. 26 at 2:36 p.m. - The City’s Planning and Development department is proposing changes to the Master Bike Plan for Spokane and is seeking public feedback on the changes.
Jan. 25 at 2:29 p.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives are investigating an apparent homicide at an apartment in the 500 block of S. Hatch.
Jan. 22 at 9:21 a.m. - The City plans to use federal and state grant dollars to revitalize the area along North Monroe Street in the Emerson-Garfield neighborhood.
Jan. 21 at 5:11 p.m. - Spokane Police have arrested a suspect in a stabbing that occurred this afternoon at an apartment complex near Downtown Spokane.
Jan. 21 at 9:32 a.m. - The Traffic Calming Program is entering into its fifth year of accepting applications from the neighborhood councils.
Jan. 19 at 8:50 a.m. - The Spokane Police Department will have approximately two dozen officers working to protect the safety of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Unity March.
Jan. 15 at 11:44 a.m. - A federal grant will allow the City to expand fire coverage in southwest Spokane and roll out enhancements to medical response.
Jan. 15 at 11:39 a.m. - Spokane Police arrested Michael W. Baesman for 2nd Degree Murder in connection to a Homicide this morning at the Downtowner Motel.
Jan. 14 at 1:59 p.m. - City Hall will be closed on Monday, Jan. 19 in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
Jan. 14 at 12:24 p.m. - Spokane’s first-ever Junior Police Academy event is Saturday, Jan. 24, at River Park Square.
Jan. 13 at Midnight - A community meeting will be held to provide park users, stakeholders, and the general public info about the Multiple Property Submission process.
Jan. 9 at 7:54 p.m. - Spokane Police Major Crimes Detectives have arrested 23-year-old Avery Quin Zion Latham. He is currently in the Spokane County Jail.
Jan. 9 at 12 a.m. - Police Investigate Overnight Shooting in North Spokane
Jan. 9 at Midnight - Suspects Crash Car after Snatching Woman's Purse
Jan. 6 at 12:04 p.m. - The City of Spokane completed residential hill plowing today, ending the Stage 1 snow event.
Jan. 6 at 10:13 a.m. - Spokane City Councilman Mike Fagan, District 1, kicks off the 2015 season of Council Connection on Thursday at 6 p.m. on CityCable 5.
Jan. 5 at 11:16 a.m. - Mayor David Condon plans to build a deeper, more qualified local construction workforce to accommodate $500 million in public works projects.
Jan. 4 at 2:07 p.m. - City of Spokane has declared a Stage 1 snow event. Car should be moved to the even side of the street.
Jan. 2 at Midnight - SPD, in partnership with the WSCJTC, will hold a news conference on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, the first day of the Spokane Basic Law Enforcement Academy