spokane river

Spokane River flows drop, community asked to conserve

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Spokane Riverkeeper is asking the community to be efficient with outdoor irrigation, as Spokane River flows dropped to low levels in August. The organization says that despite seeing high river flows this spring, recent flows have…

Woman rescued from Spokane River

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Fire crews rescued a woman who fell in the water by Kendall Yards. They were able to reach her using a canoe and successfully pull her to shore, not too far down the river. This woman, who…

Rain pushes local rivers to their highest since 2018

SPOKANE, Wash.-- The last time the Spokane River hit a flow over 21,000 cubic feet per second (cfs) was in May of 2018. That's also the last time the Pend Oreille River hit a flow over 100,000 cfs. Both rivers…

Expect higher river levels this May and June

SPOKANE, Wash.-- Cold weather in April and early May has left many rivers running a little below normal lately, which should pay off for the Inland Northwest this summer. Only in the past ten days have water flows over Spokane…