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Avista Planned Outages North Five Mile Area

Avista Planned Outages North Five Mile Area

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 25, 2016 12:26 PM

Avista has been upgrading and replacing power poles and equipment in recent weeks in the Whitworth area, and are now working their way up the North Five Mile area. Here is more information...

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The Spokane Windstorm and Outage of November 17, 2015

The Spokane Windstorm and Outage of November 17, 2015

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:15 PM

Well it was a record windstorm that swept through the Spokane area on November 17th, 2015. Doing far more damage to the electrical power lines of the area than any other time since being put in place (according to Avista and others). It is now 6 days since the storm, and still many thousands are without power. If you happen to have Internet access, comment and share your experiences here...

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Website User Account Self-Registration Now Available

Website User Account Self-Registration Now Available

by admin — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:43 PM

We had some technical issues requiring disabling of users creating new accounts. We believe those issues are now resolved. You can now create your own accounts on the website so that you can participate in the forum, comments, uploads, etc. Thank you for your patience and support!

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Bottom of North Five Mile Road Closed - Burst Water Main

Bottom of North Five Mile Road Closed - Burst Water Main

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:02 PM

Just a quick advisory that a water main between Elma and Waikiki near the bottom of North Five Mile burst.

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Please Report Animal Problems to SCRAPS

Please Report Animal Problems to SCRAPS

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:19 PM

See the video of this dog getting into neighbor's garbage, and defecating on another neighbor's lawn. If you are having issues with animals being let loose like this, please report it to SCRAPS...

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Crash near Whitworth shuts down Waikiki Road

Crash near Whitworth shuts down Waikiki Road

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:00 PM

Waikiki Road between Hawthorne and North Five Mile temporarily closed.

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Ardmore Drive Road Closure Beginning September 16th, 2013

Ardmore Drive Road Closure Beginning September 16th, 2013

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:50 PM

Greetings North Five Mile Neighbors, Ardmore Drive in the Forest Hills subdivision is going to be closed due to construction beginning Monday September 16th. This will be to address the leaks/springs that have been making the bottom portion of Ardmore so treacherous in the winter...

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Pancakes with the Easter Bunny - Saturday, April 23rd

Pancakes with the Easter Bunny - Saturday, April 23rd

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:49 PM

Pancakes with the Easter Bunny! Saturday, April 23rd at the Five Mile Prairie Grange 8:00 am - 11:00 am

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Neighborhood Alert - Mead District - Imposter selling magazines

Neighborhood Alert - Mead District - Imposter selling magazines

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:47 PM

Mead School District has received numerous reports of a Male in his early 20’s representing himself as a Mead High School senior, going door to door selling magazines to earn money for a sports team trip to Hawaii. Please be aware that Mead High School does not have sports teams makings trips to Hawaii or raising funds through magazine sales.

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Five Mile Prairie Pie Night is April 19th

Five Mile Prairie Pie Night is April 19th

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:46 PM

Stop by and say hi! You are invited to Pie Night Tuesday, April 19th 6:00 - 8:00 pm At the Five Mile Prairie Grange....

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Waste Management Garbage Collection Update Monday November 29 2010 10:30 am

Waste Management Garbage Collection Update Monday November 29 2010 10:30 am

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:43 PM

The garbage collection vehicles were just spotted turning onto Ardmore at 10:10 am today, if you were missed, they will be back Friday, and you can put out double the normal garbage...

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North Five Mile Power Outage Sunday November 28 2010 12:26 pm

North Five Mile Power Outage Sunday November 28 2010 12:26 pm

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:41 PM

For initially unknown reasons, the power went out to the Forest Hills subdivision of North Five Mile at 12:26 PM on Sunday November 28th, 2010. Avista's automated system indicated that power might be restored by 7:00 pm... More information as it becomes available will be appended to this article...

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Avoid Downtown Spokane November 5th, 2010, 2nd Ave paving

Avoid Downtown Spokane November 5th, 2010, 2nd Ave paving

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 04:38 PM

Due to the attempt to hurry and pave over Second Avenue,, downtown is a mess. Maple is backed up for miles. Second is backed up in gridlock for many blocks...

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Lawrence Drive closures today Wednesday (July 21), 2010

Lawrence Drive closures today Wednesday (July 21), 2010

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:27 PM

FYI, the temporary closure of Lawrence Drive is taking place today.

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Road Closures July-August for Gas Pipeline, 2010.

Road Closures July-August for Gas Pipeline, 2010.

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:30 PM

People may have noted the recent tearing up of the trees and ground near the Ardmore portion of North Five Mile, this is in preparation for a new pipeline replacement project, which will cause a series of road delays and closures through July and August...

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(DE) Construction on Lawrence Dr.

(DE) Construction on Lawrence Dr.

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:50 PM

Those living on Lawrence Drive (including myself) will have noticed a lot of (de)construction near the corner of Lawrence Drive and Ardmore.

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Save Your Neighborhood!

Save Your Neighborhood!

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:40 PM

The new development plans applied for in the lower North Five Mile area will be a terrible negative impact on the quality of life and even safety of all the residents in the area!

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Pie Night is Back!

Pie Night is Back!

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:35 PM

All Five Mile residents (especially our new neighbors!) are invited to stop by the Grange and ask questions about life on Five Mile. Meet new people and hear about the activities your Grange members are planning. Representatives from other Five Mile groups and organizations will be on hand to answer your questions. We hope you will be able to stop by for a slice of pie!

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Five Mile Prairie Summit, Wednesday May 23rd, 2010

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:33 PM

Five Mile Prairie Summit, Wednesday May 23rd

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Proposal that no Environmental Impact Study necessary for Redstone Development Project

Proposal that no Environmental Impact Study necessary for Redstone Development Project

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:39 PM

A mitigated determination of nonsignificane - MDNS - has been issued for this proposal.

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Five Mile residents ATTENTION! Critical Meeting! SEPA Determination

Five Mile residents ATTENTION! Critical Meeting! SEPA Determination

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:38 PM

A number of people were not notified about the previous meeting 2 weeks ago, in sufficient time to attend.

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County Utterly Ignores Residents, and concedes everything to developer!

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:37 PM

The decision on the Redstone Plat is finally in, and the county not only gave away everything to the developer, they did not implement even one single recomendation, and worse yet recommended cutting away at neighbors tress on their private property! Call the county, the press, anyone, try to have your voice heard somehow.

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PRAIRIE PIE NIGHT 2006!

PRAIRIE PIE NIGHT 2006!

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:44 PM

Stop by the Grange on Wednesday, May 24th 2006, between 6:30 pm and 8:00 pm for a free slice of pie and conversation!

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Mead District Boundary Changes Meetings May 9th & 10th 2006

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:46 PM

Transcribed by hand from the "MEAD Matters" April 2006.

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Important Summit Meeting Wednesday April 19th 2006 6:00 pm

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:41 PM

An important summit meeting will be held at the 5-Mile Grange Hall. Wednesday, April 19th, 2006, at 6:00 PM.

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Freeway planned through Whitworth-Waikiki area!?!?!?

by Hawke Robinson — last modified Jul 26, 2016 05:48 PM

"...the good citizens who live in the Whitworth--Waikiki area don't know that these same county traffic engineers have in mind using the right of way under the wide power line route which runs through their neighborhood to construct the westerly continuation of the north-south freeway which, because of Bigelow Gulch, will be summarily transformed into a semi-beltway..."

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