Kip Hill

Kip Hill covers City Hall, the marijuana business and federal courts.
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MONDAY, JAN. 9, 2017, 6 A.M.

This week's free game: "Mass Effect 2"

The second game in Bioware's smash space opera RPG is available for free, just in time to play before the release of Andromeda in March.

THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 10:21 A.M.

Tinder-like app shows you where to buy weed

Budbo, a play on the magical guide owl Bubo from the "Clash of the Titans" films, is a new smartphone application that uses familiar mechanics to show you where to buy a certain strain of marijuana.

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MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2016

Legal marijuana’s arrival in downtown Spokane prompts desire to re-evaluate laws 444 

Lucky Leaf opened on First Avenue last month, and a proposed store at the corner of Lincoln and Second Avenue seems primed for downtown Spokane’s second legal pot shop. The businesses say they hope to revitalize the western part of Spokane’s downtown, but neighbors worry about the consequences.

Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review

THURSDAY, JAN. 14, 2016, 9:57 P.M.

Costco eyes move north out of Spokane city limits 153 

Issaquah wholesale retailer Costco is eyeing a move north on Highway 2 that has the potential to take at least $1 million of annual sales tax revenue from the city and put it in county coffers.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015, 1:28 P.M.

Spokane residents deal with aftermath of windstorm

Residents across the City of Spokane shared stories and helped each other clean up Wednesday after a massive windstorm tore through the region Tuesday night.

Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review

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