Avista Utilities Latest Update

“ Avista Crews continue to make progress restoring power Power restored to over 90,000 customers Spokane, Wash. Nov. 19, 2015, 10:00 p.m.: Avista continues to make progress to repair damage caused by the devastating wind storm that struck eastern Washington and Northern Idaho Tuesday afternoon. At this time, there are about 85,000 customers without power. […]

Avista Storm Outage Update 8:30pm

“Storm Outage Update Avista Crews restore power to about 60,000 customers in Spokane in 24 hours. Return of power to all customers may take 3 to 5 days Spokane, Wash. Nov. 18, 2015, 8:30 p.m.: Avista crews spent the past 24 hours assessing and beginning repairs to the damage caused by the historic wind storm […]

Medical Examiners Release, 1500 West 14th

“FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SPOKANE COUNTY, November 18, 2015 – The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and cause and manner of death of the woman who died on W. 14th on November 17, 2015 in Spokane WA. Name: Lea Anne Scott Age: 54 Manner: Accident # # # OFFICE OF THE MEDICAL EXAMINER”

Liberty Lake Police Incidents 11/9 to 11/16

“WEEKLY MEDIA BRIEFING November 9th, 2015 — November 16th, 2015 2015-LLPD-986 On 11/11/2015 at 5:02 P.M. LLPD responded to the 20000 block of E. Mission Ave. for a suspicious circumstance. Complainant reported there were children with no adult present and the home was under construction. An officer arrived at the location and spoke to the […]

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Fleeing Driver Not So Lucky this Time

“ On Saturday November 14th, 2015 Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy Todd Miller arrested 24-year-old Louie J. Stromberg Jr. after a short vehicle pursuit and foot chase.  Stromberg boasted he was 8 for 10 when he has fled in the past, so he thought it was worth a chance this time.  Stromberg was booked for Eluding, […]

Neighborhood Comes Together to Combat Crime

A neighborhood in the Audubon, North Central area has come together, and by working closely with the Spokane Police Department, has successfully shut down a chronic drug nuisance property and stopped the criminal activity associated with the residence. The abatement of the home, located in the 1800 block of W. Montgomery, began this afternoon.   […]

ISP Update NB US95@470, S. of Sandpoint

“IDAHOE STATE POLICE PRESS RELEASE —————————– DATE:  11/10/15        TIME: 4:42 pm    LOCATION: NB US95@470, South of Sandpoint ASSISTING AGENCIES: Bonner County Sheriff’s Office, Idaho Transportation Department ————- VEHICLE #1 DRIVER: Donald R Frey AGE: 43 ADDRESS: Columbia Falls, MT INJURIES?: No VEHICLE YEAR:  2003 VEHICLE MAKE: Lincoln    VEHICLE MODEL:  Aviator WRECKER: Northwest Auto Body SEATBELTS […]

SIRR Team Investigating Officer Involved Shooting

The Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team is investigating a Spokane Police Department (SPD) officer-involved shooting that occurred just after 12:30 p.m., on November 7th, 2015, in a parking lot near the intersection of Division and Cataldo.     The suspect, identified as 22-year-old Tyler J. Randant, faces several counts of Attempted Robbery and Assault.  Due […]

WSP Update SR20 MP 358

“WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 11-09-15    TIME: 1713    INV UNIT: 723 – TROOPER D KARRE LOCATION:SR20 MILEPOST 358.1  4 MILES EAST OF COLVILLE COUNTY:STEVENS    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE:15022870 NBR VEH: 02    CARS: 02    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 02    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: YES ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME: WILHELM, LOY […]