July 19, 2006 in Food on Page D8 Washington Spokane Farmers’ Market – Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 28 and Wednesdays 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 25, Second Avenue, between Division and Browne streets. (509) 455-4266.
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July 19, 2006 in City on Page O2 Spokane’s stature within the convention industry rises dramatically today as the city celebrates the grand opening of its $75 million Group Health Exhibit Hall. The near-tripling in convention center space …
July 19, 2006 in City on Page O2 The Group Health Exhibit Hall celebrates its grand opening today, but much remains to be done before Spokane’s Convention Center complex is complete. “ Contractors already have begun work on …
Center promoted as economic engine
July 19, 2006 in City on Page O3 The opening today of Spokane’s expanded Convention Center is a testament to public support for the convention business – essentially a belief that it makes good economic sense for Spokane. …
Money and politics
July 19, 2006 in City on Page O7 Spokane’s expanded Convention Center owes its completion to the balancing of two conflicting community values: a reluctance to pay for new taxes versus a long-standing desire for improved public facilities. …