Gonzaga University’s newest building, the John J. Hemmingson Center, dominates the heart of campus. The 167,726 square-foot building was built over the course of two years and cost $60 million. It officially opens August 27 in preparation for the incoming freshman class. “The whole building is really designed around students, and what the building can do for students,” said the Director of the Hemmingson Center Chuck Faulkinberry.
Kickball isn't just for kids anymore. Last year, Isaac Gordon, owner of Left Bank Wine Bar, formed the Big Foot Kickball League. Made up of 7 teams from the service industry (Iron Goat, Jones Radiator etc) they play every Sunday at Grant Park.
Dan Pelle takes a closer look at the area around Doyle's Ice Cream Parlor at Boone and Nettleton for this installment of Scenes from a Street Corner. The shop has been a Spokane and neighborhood institution since 1939 and is currently owned by Jerry Gill.
The Cape Horn fire in northern Idaho has destroyed at least six homes and forced about 200 residents in Bayview, a lakeside community, to evacuate as it ballooned to more than 3 square miles Monday.
The blaze started Sunday afternoon and burned through a mix of year-round residences and seasonal homes near the southern shore of Lake Pend Oreille, the state’s largest lake and a recreation and fishing destination. The flames have destroyed other buildings such as boat houses and pump houses in the Bayview area that includes expensive homes, especially next to the water.