Stories tagged: contract
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 4:09 p.m.
Idaho officials have approved extending the contract of a financial adviser guiding the state through the process of reinvesting millions of dollars from the sale of commercial and residential real …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 4:21 p.m.
Officials with the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes say they will not renew a contract with their lobbying firm after the firm filed a ballot initiative to legalize lucrative betting machines known as …
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
The Department of Energy has put out a draft request for bids for a company to provide occupational medical and health services at the Hanford nuclear reservation.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
A Democratic congressman is calling for an investigation into a $300 million contract awarded to a small company based in Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s hometown of Whitefish, Montana.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 4:23 p.m.
The European plane maker reached an unusual, no-cost deal with Canada’s Bombardier that sent Airbus shares up Tuesday, boosts both companies’ prospects in Asia and should save thousands of Bombardier …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
A majority of the Spokane City Council voted to award a new contract to the Martin Luther King Jr. Family Outreach Center on Monday night to take over operations of …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
The IRS suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax Friday after members of Congress complained the tax agency had awarded a no-bid contract to a company …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Indiana announced Friday it has picked up the third-year contract option on Sabonis, who was dealt from Oklahoma City this summer along with Victor Oladipo in exchange for Paul George.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Montana utility regulators have approved more favorable contract terms for a proposed solar farm west of Billings, but developers still aren’t sure the numbers work out.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
Senators are expressing bewilderment that credit reporting company Equifax has received a $7.25 million contract with the IRS to provide taxpayer and personal identity verification services.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
The company at the center of the biggest breach of personal information just signed a contract with the federal government to provide, well, personal information.
Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
The scrum to operate Spokane’s East Central Community Center has led to complaints this summer of bias in the city’s selection process, including some targeting a sitting Spokane City Council …
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 3:26 p.m.
In a strong vote of confidence for its late-night cornerstone, Comedy Central said Thursday it has agreed to a contract extension that will keep Trevor Noah as host of “The …
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
With no new rules in sight from the state Legislature, Spokane signed contracts with the popular ride-hailing services last week with the promise city laws would be rewritten. Traditional taxi …
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Mayor David Condon said he’s received legal guidance that negotiations with the Spokane Police Guild should not begin until after a new ordinance on police oversight is approved or discarded, …
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Spokane County plans to add measureable performance standards to its contract with NaphCare Inc., the Alabama company that provides medical care to county jail inmates.
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
The same firm that investigated the death of a city maintenance worker at the wastewater treatment plant in 2004 will look into the events leading to a boiler accident at …
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 8:25 p.m.
Members of the Spokane Education Association voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to approve a new three year contract with Spokane Public Schools
Fri., June 24, 2016, 6 p.m.
Spokane City councilmembers say they want to talk specific programs with Todd Mielke, the chief executive at Greater Spokane Inc., before approving a contract extension for economic development services.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
United Airlines and a negotiating team for the company’s 25,000 flight attendants have agreed on terms of a new contact, the Association of Flight Attendants said in a statement on …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 4:36 p.m.
If it will cost tax payers $75,000 to provide identical uniforms that read Spokane Valley Police Department, and “Police” not “Sheriff” across the back, is it worth it? What about …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement that includes 1,300 new call center jobs and nearly 11 percent in raises over …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
Tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are not giving “likes” to a Facebook-centric condition to their lease.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 11:42 a.m.
Striking Verizon employees may be back to work next week after the company and its unions reached an agreement in principle for a four-year contract.
Tue., Sept. 2, 2014, 4:40 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony Board of Trustees and musicians have reached a new two-year labor agreement that will increase musicians’ salaries by 7.5 percent.
Sat., Aug. 16, 2014
Unionized health care workers at Valley and Deaconess hospitals have negotiated a contract agreement after an unprecedented 20 months of talks. Set hours for staff, a pay raise and changes …
Tue., July 23, 2013, 5:24 p.m.
Idaho state schools chief Tom Luna is about to sign a 15-year, multimillion-dollar sole-source contract for a private firm to set up WiFi networks in every high school in the …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2012, 5 p.m.
PORTLAND — Companies that operate Pacific Northwest grain terminals have presented the longshore union with what they say is their “last, best and final” contract offer.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2012, 8:23 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony musicians will go on strike effective at 5 p.m. Saturday, forcing cancellation of Saturday’s SuperPops concert.
Thu., Oct. 4, 2012
The Spokane Shock and head coach Andy Olson agreed on a two-year contract extension, the Arena Football League team announced. “We were extremely happy with the way Coach Olson handled …