News Releases for Tuesday, November 24, 2015

6 p.m.

How to Avoid Frozen Pipes During Extended Power Outage

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.

4 p.m.

Spokane Police Ombudsman Hired

4 p.m. - Raheel Humayun has accepted the position of Ombudsman for the City of Spokane.

3 p.m.

Windstorm Recovery Update

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.

SPD Asking for Public's Help Finding Missing Female

3:25 p.m. - Deanne M. Hastings (35) is a white female, approximately 5’4” with a light build, brown hair and brown eyes.

City Council Adopts 2016 Budget

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.

2 p.m.

Spokane Prepares for Small Business Saturday

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.


Spokane Public Library is here for you!

12:19 p.m. - Today, all six branches of Spokane Public Library are open until 8 p.m.