2 hrs ago
Spokane Journal of Business
New Zip%u2019s restaurant being built along Trent in Spokane Valley
Zip's Trent LLC, of Spokane Valley, is building a 50-seat, 1,900-square-foot Zip's Drive-In restaurant at the northwest corner of Trent Avenue and Avalon Road, a block west of Evergreen Road.
4 hrs ago
Suspect makes first appearance in ricin letter case
Matthew Buquet, the suspect in the Ricin letter case, pleaded not guilty to a single charge of mailing a letter threatening to kill Federal Judge Fred Van Sickle in federal court Wednesday afternoon.
8 hrs ago
Pizza Rita Suffers Second Armed Robbery Since October
For the second time in the last few months, police officers are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at a north Spokane pizza shop.
Wed May 22, 2013
FBI: Arrest Made In Spokane Ricin Scare Last Week
The FBI says a 37-year-old man has been arrested following last week's discovery in Washington state of a pair of letters containing the deadly poison ricin.
Developing Story: Body Found Inside Spokane Valley Hotel
The body of a 46-year-old female has been found at the Oxford Suites Hotel in Spokane Valley.
Spokane Valley Police Dept: Three Separate Robberies
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE VALLEY POLICE DEPT: Spokane Valley Sheriff's Office Detective Jack Rosenthal is investigating three separate robberies that have taken place within a short time frame in Spokane Valley.
Tue May 21, 2013
Racist stickers found slapped on Spokane Valley school
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. They're no bigger than a few inches wide, but for some, they're making a big statement.
Mon May 20, 2013
Inslee signs autopsy bill
OLYMPIA Spokane County's medical examiners should feel free to talk about the results of investigations into deaths that involve actions by law enforcement officers.
Spokane Valley owner confronts burglary suspect
The owner called the Spokane County Sheriff's Office after a man approached him asking for a cigarette.
Sun May 19, 2013
All dressed up - Sun, 19 May 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Don and Erlene Clifton's business, Celestial Selections, is cruising through its busy time of year.
Fri May 17, 2013
Spokane Valley marijuana market forced to close
A marijuana farmer's market was set to open in Spokane Valley Friday, but threats kept the landlord from setting up shop.
Thu May 16, 2013
Armed Robbery At Spokane Valley Piece Of Mind
A perimeter was set up and a K9 was brought in to try and track the suspects but it was unsuccessful.
Inmate Sentenced To Death In Washington State Prison Guard's Slaying
A 54-year-old inmate has been sentenced to death for killing a Washington state corrections officer in a prison chapel two years ago.
In brief: Lieuallen files tort claim - Thu, 16 May 2013 PST
Former Spokane Valley Fire Department firefighter Ryan Lieuallen has filed a tort claim against the department's fire commissioners and former Fire Chief Mike Thompson alleging that he was improperly fired from his job after being ticketed for driving under the influence.
Wed May 15, 2013
Teenager leads deputies on high-speed chase - Wed, 15 May 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A teenager was charged with four felonies after taking law enforcement on a 20-minute, high-speed chase through Spokane Valley early this morning.
Spokane Valley dedicates first gateway sign
Spokane Valley May Tom Towey and the City Council dedicated the city's first gateway sign this morning in a ceremony on the northwest corner of Thierman Rd.
Tue May 14, 2013
Deputies and K9 catch 3 wanted Spokane Valley suspects
A deputy was checking the area of Argonne Road and Montgomery for 3 adult women who they believed had escaped from a drug treatment facility.
Spec Sess Day 2: Tougher DUI bill passes committee
A law that toughens the state's drunk driving laws, in part by increasing mandatory jail time, received unanimous approval this morning from the Senate Law and Justice Committee.
Mon May 13, 2013
Armed Robbery At Spokane Valley Convenience Store
Deputies with the Spokane Valley Police Department were called to Broadway and Park Monday night after an armed robbery at the 7-11. SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash.