Stories tagged: name change
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
Dunkin’ CEO: We will always make the doughnuts
Dunkin’ Donuts is still deciding whether to drop the second part of its name, but the doughy treats won’t be disappearing from the menu.
Thu., May 25, 2017, 3:23 p.m.
University of Oregon gives new name to dorm originally named after KKK leader
University of Oregon officials have settled on a new name for a dormitory formerly named after a Ku Klux Klan leader.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Yale renames Calhoun College because of historic ties to white supremacy, slavery
Yale University will rename one of its residential colleges, replacing the name of an alumnus remembered as an advocate of slavery with that of an alumna who was a pioneering …
Sat., Jan. 25, 1997
Credit-Reporting Agency To Stop Giving Free Copies
You can’t get credit for nothing anymore. Experian, one of the nation’s three dominant credit-reporting agencies, said it will stop offering free annual credit reports to consumers. Beginning March 1, …
Sun., Nov. 10, 1996
Newspapers Get New Names, New Look
The Journal American of Bellevue and Valley Daily News of Kent are being renamed the Eastside Journal and South County Journal, respectively, starting this weekend. Announcements published Friday in the …
Wed., Nov. 6, 1996
W.T.B. Consolidating Banks In Two States
W.T.B. Financial Corp. will fold its Idaho and Washington banks into a single entity, the Spokane holding company announced Tuesday. Northern State Bank will become the North Idaho Region of …
Sat., June 1, 1996
Schuck’s Auto Planning Moves Of Existing Stores To New Sites
Schuck’s Auto Supply is planning to move its three Valley stores to newer, bigger locations. The Schuck’s currently at 4123 E. Sprague would move to 4501 E. Sprague, said Janice …
Wed., May 22, 1996
Tribe Reaches Deal To Operate Playfair
The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe announced Tuesday an agreement in principle to operate Playfair Race Course. Sonny Bargala, secretary of the Muckleshoot Indian Tribal Council, was in Spokane Tuesday to sign …
Sat., July 1, 1995
Air Guard Squadron Gets Trimmed
The Four Lakes Air National Guard Station will lose more than 100 positions as its mission changes from air traffic control to combat communications. During the next two years, the …