Spokane County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Residents urged to participate in three community needs surveysRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Cheney Free Press

    Spokane County's Community Services, Housing, and Community Development Department is asking Spokane County citizens to take a few minutes and complete three Community Needs Surveys by the end of July.

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  2. Highlighting Cheney's historical high pointsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Cheney Free Press

    ... dynamic city and region very much in flux. For instance, in the 1850s while Washington was still a territory, Spokane County was much bigger than it is today - much, much bigger. The county stretched north to the Canadian border, encompassing all of ...

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  3. New identity released for woman found in Spokane River - Fri, 20 Jun 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... identified in May as Rosalba Robayo Blanco, but investigators now believe that name was an alias, said Spokane County Sheriff's Office spokesman Deputy Craig Chamberlin. The woman drowned, according to the Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office. ...

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  4. Pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in West Central SpokaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... Hobbs, 50, was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead, according to SPD. The Spokane County Medical Examiner said Hobbs died from blunt impact to the head. Officers blocked off N. Ash from W. Maxwell to W. Sharp as SPD ...

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  5. ALERT: Information Needed In Homicide InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    On January 1st, 2014, at about 4:00 p.m., Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 10500 block of East Empire on a report of a deceased female caught on a tree in the river.

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  6. Eric Herman and the Thunder PuppiesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Spokane 7

    ... th comedy, creativity, audience participation and outrageously fun songs. Seating is limited. Provided by the Spokane County Library District and the Spokane Valley Parks and Recreation Department.

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  7. In brief: U.S. attorney general makes surprise visit - Fri, 20 Jun 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... on Twitter on Thursday that Holder was at the Davenport Hotel. He included a brief comment: "Interesting." Spokane County Fire District 4 responded to the call about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday after the man's parents called police saying he was shooting ...

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  8. County plans another three years of courthouse improvements - Fri, 20 Jun 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. An eight-year effort to restore Spokane County's historic Courthouse should continue for another three years under a plan being undertaken by county staff.

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  9. John McGrath: Dan Snydera s take on Redskinsa name change is built on liesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... ended with a hung jury. A second trial was avoided when Dietz pleaded no contest. He served 30 days in the Spokane County Jail. Dietz's life was fascinating - it's the stuff of a great movie - and the question of how he changed his identity is as ...

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  10. Road crews to flatten infamous Ponderosa Jump next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... didn't put an end to it. Neighbors say young drivers were at it less than a week after the crash until Spokane County and the City of Spokane Valley stepped in. Both jurisdictions are working on the project because the spot of the roadway where the ...

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  11. Court orders Daiquiri Factory eviction to proceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... the bar wasn't able to raise the money for the bond. Because of this, the judge denied the stay, meaning the Spokane County Sheriff's Office, which served the eviction notice, now has the authority to remove the Spokane Downtown Daiquiri Factor from ...

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  12. Judge Denies Daiquiri Factory Eviction AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... 4:00pm Thursday. Attorneys said they were unable to secure that money, which means the eviction will proceed. Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies will proceed with that eviction as soon as possible. SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Daiquiri Factory was in ...

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  13. Spokane County bracing for more mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Spokane County officials are preparing for an elevated number of mosquitoes in the area.

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  14. One Dead After Fireworks Set Off In HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... knocked down the flames, they were able to confirm with KHQ that the man was found deceased in the home. The Spokane County Sheriff's Office will be handling the investigation. This is a developing story and we will update you as soon as we get any ...

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  15. Chattaroy man killed in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Sheriff's deputies spotted smoke coming out of a home on the 4900 block of E. Chattaroy Road and called the Spokane County Fire Department for assistance.

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  16. Council weighs pending decision on marijuanaRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Liberty Lake Splash

    ... for $1.75 million. * Allen provided an update on the future of regional solid waste management, saying that Spokane County had lowered its proposed fees and extended its deadline. The city has had discussions with Sunshine Disposal and Waste ...

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  17. Man shot in back while working on lot in Spokane Valley - Fri, 13 Jun 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... lot east of where Cataldo Avenue dead-ends into Adams Road ."He was in the machine working when he was hit," Spokane County Sheriff's Office spokesman Deputy Craig Chamberlin said. The man is in stable condition at a local hospital, Chamberlin said. ...

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  18. Man killed in car crash on Forker Road - Thu, 12 Jun 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. The Spokane County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal one-car accident in the 8700 block of North Forker Road.

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  19. Witnesses say teen killed in officer-involved crash wasn't wearing helmetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Wednesday night, a team of investigators revisited the scene of the wreck that led to the death of a 15-year-old boy, who was struck by a deputy's patrol car in May. Authorities said a Spokane County Sheriff's deputy hit Ryan Holyk at the intersection of Sprague and Vista as the teen was riding his bicycle.

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  20. Deputies take gunman into custody after shooting in Spokane ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    At least one person has been injured and a second taken into custody after a shooting near the intersection of Adams Road and Cataldo Avenue, the Spokane County Sheriff's Office confirms.

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