Spokane County Republican chair calls on Democrats to denounce booing of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers speaks at the Martin Luther King Jr. Day march Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at the Spokane Convention Center. The audience interrupted her speech with catcalls and chants of "save our health care." (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

Spokane County Republican chair calls on Democrats to denounce booing of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

UPDATED: TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2017, 3:17 P.M.

The Spokane County Republican Party chair is calling on her Democratic counterpart to denounce the booing and chanting that drowned out part of Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers’ speech at Spokane’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day Unity Rally.




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This Oct. 2010 photo provided by Joe Sebille shows a grizzly bear in Washington state's North Cascades. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says a hiker’s photo confirms a sighting of a grizzly bear in Washington state’s North Cascades for the first time in perhaps half a century. (JOE SEBILLE / Courtesy of Joe Sebille)
This Oct. 2010 photo provided by Joe Sebille shows a grizzly bear in Washington state's North Cascades. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says a hiker’s photo confirms a sighting of a grizzly bear in Washington state’s North Cascades for the first time in perhaps half a century. (JOE SEBILLE / Courtesy of Joe Sebille)

Feds draft plan to restore grizzly bears to North Cascades

MONDAY, JAN. 16, 2017, 6:30 A.M.

Federal officials released a draft plan this week for restoring grizzly bears to the North Cascades. Following two years of public process, the plan presents four options, ranging from taking no action to varying efforts of capturing bears from other ...



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College-age young people board and disembark from a #66 bus at the Jefferson Park and Ride in downtown Spokane Friday, Jan. 20, 2012. (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)
College-age young people board and disembark from a #66 bus at the Jefferson Park and Ride in downtown Spokane Friday, Jan. 20, 2012. (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

STA adds two new express bus trips from Liberty Lake

UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 4:52 P.M.

Liberty Lake’s express bus to downtown Spokane is getting two new evening trips to the STA Plaza as part of several schedule and service changes this month. The two new inbound buses from the Liberty Lake park and ride will ...



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Tim Nodland stands in the Nodland Cellars tasting room in the Chronicle Building in 2016. The Spokane Valley winery plans to close the tasting room about a year after it opened in downtown Spokane. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)
Tim Nodland stands in the Nodland Cellars tasting room in the Chronicle Building in 2016. The Spokane Valley winery plans to close the tasting room about a year after it opened in downtown Spokane. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

Nodland Cellars closing downtown Spokane tasting room; Terra Blanca will take it over

UPDATED: TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2017, 3:10 P.M.

updated Nodland Cellars will close its downtown Spokane tasting room in the Chronicle Building this month, according to owner and winemaker Tim Nodland. Terra Blanca Winery in Benton City, Washington, will take over the space Feb. 1, Nodland said. Terra Blanca ...



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