Stories tagged: 2009 World Winter Games
Sat., Jan. 31, 2009
Boise Special Olympics feels impact of downturn
BOISE – Two years ago, organizers with the Special Olympics World Winter Games hoped to raise at least $23 million in cash donations, hire a staff of around 100 people …
Wed., Jan. 28, 2009
Local athletes going for gold
Aaron Evans’ drive for athletic achievement was born of necessity. His mother died when he was 10 days old, leaving him in the hands of his grandmother, Sherry Rizzuto.
Tue., Jan. 27, 2009, 5:44 p.m.
Spokane-area athletes heading to world stage in Boise
Aaron Evans’ drive for athletic achievement was born of necessity. Evans, 30, is autistic. As a teenager, he was hyperactive. His grandmother enrolled him in the Spokane parks department’s therapeutic …
Sat., Jan. 24, 2009
In brief: Right to Life walk today at Independence Point
Beginning at 10 a.m. today, the members of Right to Life of Coeur d’Alene will hold a commemorative march for the unborn, gathering at Independence Point, Second and Sherman Avenue. …