Stories tagged: convention center
UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Zags edge Huskies 111-106 in Hoopfest alumni game
In case you were wondering, Mike Hart still chases down offensive and defensive rebounds, Erroll Knight can still rise and J.P. Batista still finishes down low.
Thu., June 22, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga men’s and women’s players signing autographs at Hoopfest
Gonzaga men’s and women’s basketball players will be available to sign autographs on Saturday at GU’s Hoopfest booth.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
Gonzaga alumni game will feature ex-Zags against former Huskies
The Gonzaga alumni basketball game that serves as the tip-off to Hoopfest weekend is back with a new wrinkle: An opponent.
Tue., Aug. 11, 2015
Sci-fi convention coming to Spokane mired in controversy
Thousands of science fiction fans will descend on Spokane next week for what is expected to be among the largest conventions ever held in the city. The 73rd annual World …
Tue., Aug. 19, 2014
Spokane’s first new skywalk in decades OK’d
Downtown Spokane will see the construction of its first skywalk in 20 years, and at least one Spokane City Council member hopes it’s the last. The City Council on Monday …
Tue., June 26, 2012
Room tax would help fund city projects
Financing expansion of the Spokane Convention Center and Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena may require an increase in the current room tax to raise bond funds for the $65 million in …
Wed., May 9, 2012
County money may back arena, center
Spokane County commissioners on Tuesday said they are willing to provide a financial backup on municipal bonds that will be sold to finance expansions of the Spokane Convention Center and …
Fri., March 23, 2012
$65 million tax issue called economy booster
Ten years after Spokane voters approved a major expansion of convention facilities, they are being asked to approve another one. The Spokane Public Facilities District is proposing a 10-year extension …