Photo galleries

Photos from The Spokesman-Review staff and from around the world

TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017

The Eiffel Rifle

There’s no denying that international athletes have played an outsized role in Gonzaga’s rise as a big-time college basketball power.

MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017

Not My President's Day

Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President’s Day. The events on the federal holiday didn’t draw nearly as many people as the million-plus who thronged the streets following Trump’s inauguration a month earlier, but the message was similar.

MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017

Transformation at 6117 N. Cedar St.

Last September, 6117 N. Cedar St. was the second worst one Lee Arnold had ever been inside.
Now, walking through the house at 6117 N. Cedar St., you’d never know the house was formerly occupied by a man who used a metal newspaper stand to burn beams he’d torn off the walls to stay warm. Arnold’s company, Cogo Capital poured six months into rehabbing the home.

FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017

Beau Baldwin's goodbye to EWU

For Eastern Washington University football fans, Friday night was time for a little closure.
So of course they opened their mouths and offered up a big cheer for former Eagle coach Beau Baldwin, who was back in Cheney to say goodbye to a few thousand friends.

FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017

EWU vs. Idaho (Feb. 17)

Eastern Washington University plays Idaho at home in Cheney on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017.

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017

Cirque Du Soleil’s “OVO” in Spokane

The characters in a Cirque du Soleil show aren’t like anything most of us have ever seen. They move in ways unlike any of the creatures on this planet. It’s almost other-worldly magic as they explore a stage.With the “OVO” show in Spokane this weekend, it only seems only fitting that these are the exact types who would want to explore not only our world, but specifically our community.So, join actors Inna Bekmamadova (as Flea), Jan Dutler (as The Foreigner - Fly) and James Johnson (as Cricket) on their sightseeing tour of our own landmarks.

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017

Beauty of winter

Take a look at this gallery of photos celebrating the beauty of winter.

TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017

2017 Westminster Dog Show

People and their dogs converged on Madison Square Garden in New York this week for the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017

10 best places to kiss in Spokane

It’s Valentine’s Day and you are short on cash. No need to despair, grab your sweetie and try the 10 best places to kiss in Spokane

SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017

Grammy Awards 2017

Adele, the British singer beat Beyonce in the top three categories with her comeback album “25,” and repeated her accomplishments from 2012, when she also won album, song and record of the year at the Grammys.

SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017

Damaged Oroville Dam

Thousands evacuated their Northern California homes Sunday evening after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the country’s tallest dam was in danger of failing and unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below.

SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017

Rally with Refugees

World Vision, the faith-base non-profit that resettles refugees in the Spokane area, held a rally Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at Gonzaga University to share its work with people who are concerned with the presidential travel moratorium. More than a thousand people showed up, some with placards, some to hear the harrowing stories of immigrants from Iraq, Somalia, Sudan and other places, plus talks about city officials, immigration attorneys and others.

SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017

Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park

Steady winter storms and no sudden warm-ups are driving a busy ski season at the five resorts around Spokane and in North Idaho. “It’s been an incredible season. People are coming up in record numbers,” said Brad McQuarrie, general manager of Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park. “It’s just been phenomenal.”