Stories tagged: condemnation
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Upset with Trump’s response, economic aide mulled quitting
President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser sharply denounced the president’s response to the racial violence in Charlottesville, saying in an interview that he felt “compelled” to speak out. Gary Cohn, …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 11:32 a.m.
McConnell slams bigotry as GOP grapples with Trump’s remarks
The Senate’s top Republican is condemning what he’s calling the “messages of hate and bigotry” carried by the KKK and white supremacist groups.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
White House scrambles to explain Trump’s response to clashes
President Donald Trump is drawing criticism from Republicans and Democrats for not explicitly denouncing white supremacists in the aftermath of violent clashes in Virginia, with lawmakers saying he needs to …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017
Spokane County commissioners asked to condemn property at Forker and Bigelow Gulch roads
Spokane county commissioners on Tuesday will consider condemnation proceedings on portions of five properties at Bigelow Gulch and Forker roads.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 7:05 p.m.
City moves forward with delayed Martin Luther King Jr. boulevard extension, ponders condemnation
The Spokane City Council will vote on a $3.3 million contract Monday to extend Martin Luther King Jr. Way, after four years of stagnation. They may have to go to …
Thu., Dec. 5, 2013
Spokane Valley considers historic preservation program
The City Council expressed interest Tuesday in learning how much it would cost to set up a historic preservation program or contract it out. Establishing a local program would allow …
Sun., Oct. 27, 2013
Idaho landowners battle with state to get land compensation
Alan Johnson’s company lost 16.3 acres of prime property along U.S. Highway 95 in North Idaho when the state seized it for a new interchange under eminent domain law. Now …
Tue., May 17, 2011
City puts charter changes on ballot
City voters soon will have 11 choices to make about the future of municipal governing. The Spokane City Council decided Monday to place proposed changes to the City Charter on …
Thu., Aug. 2, 2007
Property at Freya, Alki to be condemned
Spokane City Council members last week approved a measure seeking condemnation of an industrial property in East Spokane as part of a plan to improve Freya Street and its connection …
Sat., July 15, 1995
Man Sues City For Destroying Rental House Plumber Says He Wasn’t Notified About Plans For Charred Home; Officials Say Notice Not Required
Fire guts your home, making it a dangerous eyesore. Does the city have the right to bulldoze it without your knowledge? Jack Kline doesn’t think so.