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Rebecca White

Rebecca White

Rebecca White joined The Spokesman-Review in 2018. A 2018 graduate of Washington State University, she currently works as the nightside cops and courts reporter.
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MONDAY, SEPT. 17, 2018

Council overrides mayor’s sustainable energy ordinance veto

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 10:10 p.m.

The Spokane City Council overrode Mayor David Condon's veto of an ordinance that would push the city to switch to completely sustainable energy by 2030 in a six-to-one vote during the Northeast Community Center town hall Monday.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 16, 2018

Patrons, participants take one last trip to fairgrounds as Spokane County Interstate Fair winds down

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:42 p.m.

A novice blacksmith holds a thin steel bar over a bed of hot, refined coals. With heat and force, hammer, chisel and vise, the metal could be many things: rustic nails, decorative hair pins, a slithering toy snake for her son. Mallory Battista, a local graphic designer working a forge at the 2018 Spokane County Interstate Fair, said the color of the metal when exposed to high heat lets a smith know the temperature of the steel they’re working with. Red is ideal, and once a piece of metal begins to turn yellow, it could begin to melt or burn up, ruining the project.

MONDAY, SEPT. 10, 2018

City names conservation area after former City Parks Director

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 8:08 p.m.

Family, friends and colleagues of the late Spokane Parks Director Bill Fearn gathered in Riverfront Park Monday to remember his legacy by setting aside a portion of the park as a conservation area named in his honor.



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THURSDAY, AUG. 30, 2018

Thousands try out new foods at Pig Out in the Park

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 8:59 p.m.

The aroma of traditional street fare and new novelty foods mingled together in Riverfront Park Thursday afternoon, as thousands enjoyed the 39th annual Pig Out in the Park music and food festival.

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SATURDAY, AUG. 18, 2018

More than 1,000 gather for Spokane Good Guys car show

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 8:46 p.m.

Thousands of vintage automobile enthusiasts filtered through the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center on Saturday to purchase hot rods and show off their vintage car collections at the Goodguys 17th Great Northwest Nationals car show.

FRIDAY, AUG. 17, 2018

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