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Friday, December 19, 2014 -- 6:28 pm
Christmas trees can turn dangerous without proper care
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... for the successful escape of the people that are home." SPOKANE, Wash. - It's been a traffic nightmare on the South Hill over the past several days. The traffic signal at 44th and Regal has been malfunctioning by servicing the pedestrian east and ... Read more...
Friday, December 19, 2014 -- 6:21 pm
Signal malfunction causes traffic problems
KHQ-TV Spokane - It's been a traffic nightmare on the South Hill over the past several days. The traffic signal at 44th and Regal has been malfunctioning by servicing the pedestrian east and west which left north and south traffic on Regal waiting at the light through several cycles. Read more...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 -- 9:00 pm
Over 1,000 gun owners violate Washington's I-594 - in front of police
Enter Stage Right - ... County Sheriff Richard Mack of Arizona, Washington State Rep. Elizabeth Scott (R-Monroe) and Rep. Graham Hunt (R-Orting), who sported an AR-15 during his speech. Mack advised gun owners engaging in civil disobedience to "put your sheriff next to you ... Read more...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 -- 6:24 pm
South Hill light display amazes
KHQ-TV Spokane - His house is on Glenrose and 31st on the South Hill. His light show has about 2,000 different light channels, five songs, and lasts for about 15 minutes. Read more...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 -- 9:22 am
Communities work with nature to reduce flood risks
KOMO News - ... up public access. "Already we're seeing nothing but great results," said Ken Wolfe, building official for the city of Orting, 20 miles southeast of Tacoma. "Past practices didn't pencil out very well. Giving the river back what it used to have is ... Read more...
Friday, December 12, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Growler Guys opens on South Hill - Fri, 12 Dec 2014 PST
The Spokesman-Review - ... 9329 N. Newport Highway, which opened this summer - and the third in Washington. Geoff Gruetzmacher, who owns the South Hill store, launched the state's first franchise in his hometown of Richland in November 2013. Owner Geoff Gruetzmacher stands in ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 -- 8:51 am
What Washington's pay-by-mile program would cost you
KREM-TV Spokane - ... everyday it would be about 12,400 miles per year, which would cost $186 per year. if you drive from Spokane's South Hill to the north side, it is about 22 miles a day or about 8,000 miles per year, which would cost the driver about $120 a year. "Oh, ... Read more...
Friday, December 5, 2014 -- 7:26 pm
Ezell's Famous Chicken moving into Spokane
KXLY-TV Spokane - Ezell's Famous Chicken is a household name in the Seattle area, and now they're looking to do the same thing in Spokane. The restaurant is one of several new businesses going into the Regal Plaza at Palouse on Spokane's South Hill. Read more...
Friday, December 5, 2014 -- 10:57 am
Crime Shorts: Mysterious liquids, troubled sons and dog-lovers
KOMO News - From a bored alleged shoplifter to a full-bladdered DUI suspect, here are some of the crimes you may have missed over the past two weeks: Nov. 21 in Washington Park: A pair of armed suspects reportedly apologized to their would-be victim and ran off after realizing she wasn't lying when she said she didn't have anything worth stealing. Nov. 23 in Orting: When asked why he was trying to enter a family's home, a suspect reportedly told cops, "I don't know; it's like I just woke up or something." Read more...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 -- 2:16 pm
Roaring into town
Spokane 7 - ... off Grand isn't as visible from the street as he might like, Gruetzmacher says, "The cool thing about the South Hill is that it's totally a community. Once people know about it, it will start to get popular." In addition to craft beers from around ... Read more...
Sunday, November 30, 2014 -- 6:10 am
Five free things to do in Spokane
The Columbian - ... in 1909, and the first celebration of the holiday occurred in the city in 1910. Dodd's home on Spokane's lower South Hill remains, and there is a big stone in front telling the story of the so-called "Mother of Father's Day." The Craftsman-style ... Read more...
Thursday, November 27, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Let urban turkeys know who's boss - Thu, 27 Nov 2014 PST
The Spokesman-Review - ... in rural northeast Washington. They have also adapted themselves quite comfortably to urban areas like Spokane's South Hill and the Spokane Valley, where they sometimes are giant pests. Wild turkeys are active in the day and roost in trees at night. ... Read more...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 -- 5:01 pm
Success in Orting after major flood: 'The levee was dry'
KOMO News - ORTING, Wash. -- The new levee on the Puyallup River in Orting survived its first big test with flying colors. Read more...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 -- 9:42 am
Washington rain triggers flooding
WWLP - ORTING, Wash. Heavy rainfall led to a number of flood warnings on western Washington rivers and the evacuation of Mount Rainier National Park on Tuesday. Read more...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 -- 9:09 am
Sheriff looking for armed man suspected of robbing pharmacy
KOMO News - The Pierce County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man suspected of flashing a gun and robbing a South Hill pharmacy for pain pills earlier this month. According to Crime Stoppers of Tacoma/Pierce County, the suspect approached a clerk at the Rite Aid pharmacy in the 12800 block of Meridian Avenue East around 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 and handed her a cellphone with a note written on it demanding prescription pain pills. Read more...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 -- 6:12 am
Flood Alert For City Of Bonney Lake
Patch.com - Alert: Flood Watch/Warning for region, including Puyallup River, thru 11.26-11.27 Alert: Flood Watch/Warning in effect thru 11.26-11.27 including Puyallup River www.ci.bonney-lake.wa.us The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for several rivers in Western Washington, including the Puyallup River, through November 27th. In addition, a Flood Warning is in effect for the Puyallup River near Orting and streams and creeks in low-lying areas around Southeastern Pierce County until November 26th. Read more...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 -- 8:49 pm
Flooding closes Nisqually entrance of Mount Rainier park
Seattle Times - ... a flood warning for the Snoqualmie River near Carnation, the Carbon River near Fairfax and the Puyallup River near Orting in Pierce County and the Nisqually River in Pierce and Lewis counties. The Snoqualmie River was on a Phase III flood alert ... Read more...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 -- 7:19 pm
Flood watch issued for W. Washington
The Columbian - ... spill onto the banks in low-lying areas. Other rivers that could see minor flooding include the Puyallup River near Orting, Cowlitz, Tolt, Skykomish, Snohomish, Stillaguamish and Nooksack rivers. In Tacoma, a half to three-quarters of an inch is ... Read more...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 -- 1:23 pm
Flooding triggers evacuations at Mount Rainier National Park
KVAL-TV Eugene - ... in southeastern Pierce and eastern Lewis Counties until 7:15 p.m. Major flooding expected on Puyallup River near Orting In addition, Flood Warnings were also in effect for a number of other rivers across Western Washington. Major flooding was ... Read more...
Monday, November 24, 2014 -- 7:09 pm
Mining company at fault in Sunshine Mine death
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... 36, at the Sunshine Mine. SPOKANE, Wash. - On Tuesday we reported on a property on W. 9th Ave. in the lower South Hill that had been condemned by the fire marshal and the tenants were vacated. The property owner is Arlin Jordin who is currently ... Read more...




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