Stories tagged: Freda Gandy
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
Overflow crowd celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. at annual Spokane march
More than 3,000 people made the trek Monday morning to the Spokane Convention Center for the annual rally and march celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Spokane County Republican chair calls on Democrats to denounce booing of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers
The Spokane County Republican Party chair is calling on her Democratic counterpart to denounce the booing and chanting that drowned out part of Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers’ speech at Spokane’s …
Tue., Jan. 20, 2015
Crowd of 2,000 turns out for Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade
About 2,000 people took to downtown Spokane streets Monday to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and reflect on the ongoing difficulty of race relations in America. It …
Tue., Jan. 21, 2014
Still reaching, more than 1,000 join in Spokane’s MLK Jr. Day march
Like a spirited Southern preacher, the Rev. Carolyn Gordon needed 15 minutes of powerful, persuasive language to convert her audience of more than 1,000 into an army of believers in …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2012
MLK day care may reopen
The Martin Luther King Jr. Family Outreach Center may reopen for business today after being shut down for violating state fire codes. The center, at 845 S. Sherman St., was …
Fri., Dec. 23, 2011
Child care dilemma gets relief
A compromise between the Martin Luther King Jr. Family Outreach Center and the city of Spokane will allow the building to remain open temporarily for child care services, despite the …