Stories tagged: lights
TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Crowds line Monroe Street Bridge to see illuminated falls
From our archives, 100 years ago Crowds lined both rails of the Monroe Street Bridge to see a new and exciting spectacle: The electrical illumination of the Spokane River waterfalls.
SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2013
Alaska gears up for viewing season of the aurora borealis
JUNEAU, Alaska – Bill Carter had been planning his bucket-list winter vacation to Alaska for 30 years, and he couldn’t have picked a better time to take it. The retired …
THURSDAY, NOV. 22, 2012
Coeur d’Alene Resort is all set to bring in holidays in style
The biggest and brightest holiday display around is back, bigger, brighter – and greener – than ever. The Coeur d’Alene Resort Holiday Light Show begins Friday evening with a scream …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 11, 2012
New lights in the arena save time and money
The audience for Wednesday’s Cirque du Soleil performance will be the first to see a show at the Spokane Arena under new lights. The Spokane Public Facilities District, which owns …
SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2011
The power of small energy-saving steps
I like saving energy. Especially my own. That’s why I love tips that don’t require a lot of effort but still help me trim my energy bills. They may not …
MONDAY, OCT. 3, 2011
Do Your Part: When you reduce energy use, you’ll reduce costs
Looking for ways to lower your utility bills? Reducing the amount of energy you use to light your home is one place to start. About 20 percent of your monthly …
SUNDAY, NOV. 7, 2010
Bright ideas for lighting the porch
The glow of a porch light does more than light up the night, providing safety and security. It’s a decorative element that adds to your home’s look. And porch lights …
SATURDAY, MARCH 27, 2010, 10:59 P.M.
Earth Hour event turns into face-off
Global warming protesters generated a lot of heat Saturday night at the entrance to Spokane City Hall.
SATURDAY, MARCH 27, 2010, 8:09 P.M.
Landmarks, cities worldwide unplug for Earth Hour
Europe’s best known landmarks — including the Eiffel Tower, Big Ben and Rome’s Colosseum — fell dark Saturday, following Sydney’s Opera House and Beijing’s Forbidden City in joining a global …