Stories tagged: Features
Mon., May 8, 2017, 6 a.m.
Davenport Hotel’s famous brunch draws fans from near and far
Luxurious Sunday meal presents you with a wide array of edible excellence every week.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Will ‘La La’ have another day of sun at Sunday’s Oscars?
Sunday night’s Oscars are shaping up to be one of the most turbulent and politically charged ceremonies in recent memory.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 3:04 p.m.
Joseph Wapner, star of ‘The People’s Court,’ dead at 97
He was hospitalized a week ago with breathing problems and had been under home hospice care.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:09 a.m.
Washington state gems shine with Hollywood stars
Opals are non-GMO Washington state gems known for their natural non-browning ability.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Spokane Symphony review: Brilliant concerto lights up the Fox
Berloiz, Tchaikovsky and Bates all give the talented orchestra and its resident conductor an ample canvas for making art.
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Could Beyonce finally win album of the year at the Grammys?
LOS ANGELES – There are few things Beyonce has not conquered, and the Grammy for album of the year is one of them. For the third time, Beyonce is nominated …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016
Restaurants open on Christmas Day
Beverly’s at the Coeur d’Alene Resort, 115 S. Second St., Coeur d’Alene, (208) 763-3950, noon-9 p.m. Coeur d’Alene Casino, High Mountain Buffet, 37914 N. Nuikwalqw Road, Worley, (800 523-2464, 11 …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 5 p.m.
Accessible artwork: Spokane neighborhoods offer galleries and more
Take a walk on Spokane’s creative side with your out-of-town guests this year. Get off the couch and give travelers a glimpse of a walkable city teeming with arts and …
Sun., Oct. 16, 2016, 4 a.m.
Popular Jesuit Kevin Connell refuses to let a stroke keep him down
This fall, the 54-year-old Kevin Connell has returned to help regularly at Gonzaga Prep, four years after he left as longtime principal and just over two years since suffering a …
Sun., Sept. 25, 2016, 3:05 p.m.
Jane Pauley replacing Osgood at ‘Sunday Morning’
Jane Pauley is becoming a morning television host again – this time at a much more relaxed pace. CBS said Sunday she will replace Charles Osgood as anchor of the …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
‘Sound of Music’ actress who played Liesl dies at 73
Charmian Carr, the actress best known for sweetly portraying the eldest von Trapp daughter in Rogers & Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music,” has died. She was 73.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 4:51 p.m.
Shannen Doherty settles with ex-managers she said mismanaged money
Court records show Shannen Doherty has settled a lawsuit against her former business managers, who she accused of leaving her without health insurance and caused a delay in doctors diagnosing …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
‘Good Morning America’s’ Amy Robach sorry for ‘colored people’ reference
“Good Morning America” co-anchor Amy Robach has apologized for saying “colored people” on Monday’s broadcast of the ABC program.
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 9:46 p.m.
Obama opens up about his golf game: Sand tips needed
Opening up about his golf game, President Barack Obama said he needs some help with his shots out of the sand.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 2:08 p.m.
Connecticut judge OKs bankruptcy plan for rapper 50 Cent
A federal bankruptcy court judge in Connecticut has approved a plan for 50 Cent to reorganize his finances and pay back creditors.
Sat., May 7, 2016, 10:13 a.m.
Emma and Noah still tops for baby names
For the second year in a row, Emma and Noah top the annual list of top baby names in the U.S., according to the Social Security Administration. That’s the third …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 5:57 a.m.
Miss USA pageant wants public’s help finding a contestant
If you haven’t been picked for Miss USA this year, don’t throw away your swimsuit. The beauty contest is turning to the public to find a wild-card contestant.
Sat., April 16, 2016, noon
WV High grad finds role in ‘Containment’
Imagine “Fear the Walking Dead” without zombies and you have some notion of what to expect from The CW’s “Containment”, a thriller about a spreading virus in Atlanta that features …
Tue., April 12, 2016, 9:03 a.m.
Jazz fest’s financial chief fired
The University of Idaho has fired the executive director of its flagship music event, the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
“Dilbert” story line on Uber being replaced by syndicate
The syndicate that manages “Dilbert” will swap out a story line on the Uber ride-sharing service, but the decision came too late for the panel in today’s paper.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Maurice White, the founder and leader of Earth, Wind & Fire, has died at age 74.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
Amazon features Alec Baldwin, Dan Marino in its first Super Bowl ad
Amazon.com has just released a sneak peek of its Super Bowl ad, which airs Feb. 7 on CBS.
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015
Stephen King ponders death in new collection ‘Bazaar of Bad Dreams’
Stephen King has always addressed his “Constant Readers” in prefaces or afterwords to his books. He likes to share what inspired him or what he was thinking about when he …
Sun., Nov. 2, 2014
Art installation about poverty, urban decay
The title of Austin Stiegemeier’s latest art exhibit was inspired, appropriately enough, by a handwritten sticker he saw on a streetlight on the corner of First and Monroe. It read …
Sun., Jan. 14, 1996
Getting Away From It All Looking For An Escape From The Traffic And Crowds? Then Head For The High Ground Above Priest Lake
The only sounds are a soft ticking as my snowmobile’s engine cools and the gentle hiss of a breeze sliding over snow-covered slopes. We are high above Priest Lake on …
Sat., Feb. 4, 1995
Wingebago 12-Passenger Biplane Not Something You See At Campground Every Day
1. Dennis Hanson checks the engine on his biplane before takeoff Friday. 2. The Antonov An-2 biplane, buzzing Lake Coeur d’Alene, can land on runways as short as 600 feet. …