Officials say blood supply in Washington is at an emergency level after recent snowstorms prevented many donors from being able to make it to scheduled appointments.
Terri Cooper wears a judge’s robe and makes judicial decisions in local courts in both Cheney and Airway Heights. She’s been making those legal decisions for bout 16 years. But there’s a catch.
After last-minute outcry from conservation groups, the Spokane Park Board deferred a proposal which would have allowed them to sell surplus park land without a vote of the people.
U.S. Sen. Miles Poindexter of Spokane took to the Senate floor to rail against the proposed League of Nations and the peace treaty in Europe.
The National Weather Service said Spokane will get 3 to 4 inches of snow between 10 a.m. Tuesday and 4 p.m. Wednesday, while Coeur d’Alene will get 4 to 6 inches and Pullman will get 6 to 8 inches.
Although the “first robin of spring” is a phrase enshrined in folklore and literature, it’s something of an avian myth. Robins move around in search of food, but they can be spotted year-round in the Inland Northwest.
Protestors returned to downtown Spokane on Monday afternoon to denounce President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to secure funding for his long-promised border wall.
Police say a man was shot and killed outside a fast-food restaurant in northwest Washington state
A wrong-way driver was killed after crashing into a U.S. Postal Service truck on state Route 520 in Redmond, Washington.
The establishment of the League of Nations – an early attempt to form a United Nations-style organization – was a divisive issue in Spokane. Some critics, including U.S. Sen. Miles Poindexter, R-Spokane, believed that joining such a league would be unconstitutional.
When it comes to the future of libraries in Spokane, civic leaders aren’t going by the book – they’re writing a new one. It’s been a great read so far. The tale began last year, with a bond proposal forged by an unlikely partnership and some creative land swaps. Last fall, Spokane voters got a sneak peek at the ending, which includes renovations at the downtown and Shadle branches and replacements for several others.
City leaders hope to bring bike sharing back to Spokane by spring, but with a new set of rules for both companies and riders.
Barker, Garland, Argonne are among the larger projects Spokane Vally will finish this year.
Taylor Bros. at Five Mile Shopping Center was among the region’s projects started by businessman Colin Taylor. It is now Anytime Fitness.
With an opera performance, in a navy evening gown, 24-year-old Eastern Washington student Ashlee Karras took the Miss Spokane crown for the second time Sunday night, making her the area’s local representative to the Miss America organization.
Police urge the public not to leave their cars unattended while warming them up after a spate of vehicle recoveries and arrests over the weekend.
Snowstorms are taking a break on Presidents Day in the Spokane region. But it will be cold. As drier air sweeps in from the northeast, sunshine and frigid temperatures are expected most of Monday that could drop to an unseasonable minus 2 degrees with a wind chill, according to the National Weather Service in Spokane. The high will be near 21 degrees and winds are expected to weaken eventually.
The State Need Grant, Washington’s largest college aid program, is in line for more money and a new name.
Streetcar fares in Spokane were likely to go up from a nickel to seven cents, after being granted approval for such an increase by the Public Service Commission.
The Gonzaga district has cycled through many of changes since the residential area was developed in the 1890s. But the neighborhood still clings to key elements of its original identity and remains attached as strongly as ever to the educational and religious institution that brought it into existence.
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