Stories tagged: rally
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
Anti-abortion activists emboldened by the new administration of President Donald Trump staged rallies around the country Saturday calling for the federal government to cut off payments to Planned Parenthood, but …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
A giant bus belonging to the “40 Days for Life” organization rolled into Spokane Friday to participate in a rally against abortion across from Planned Parenthood on East Indiana Avenue.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
Retired Democratic warhorse Al Gore was trotted out at a rally in Miami on Tuesday with Hillary Clinton to highlight an issue he has long championed – combating climate change …
Fri., June 10, 2016
For his trouble, Hernandez was called names, beaten and bloodied. For dessert, he got to hear politicians suggest it was the fault of his candidate that thugs beat him up.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 7:03 p.m.
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s Washington state campaign team says he will visit Spokane on Saturday.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:38 a.m.
The white Donald Trump supporter accused of punching a black man being escorted from a Trump rally in North Carolina by sheriff’s deputies has had his case continued.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 3:35 p.m.
JANESVILLE, Wis. – Investigators said Thursday that they’re recommending a disorderly conduct charge be filed against a 15-year-old girl who was pepper-sprayed after she punched a man at a rally …
Wed., Sept. 23, 2015
A sea of pink signs and T-shirts in support of Planned Parenthood spilled off the sidewalk in front of U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers’ Spokane office and into the street …
Sun., March 29, 2015
About 30 people walked in Riverfront Park, through the River Park Square atrium, by the Easter Bunny and along downtown Spokane sidewalks to spread, they said, a message against hate. …
Sat., March 28, 2015, 2:25 p.m.
About 30 people walked in Riverfront Park, through the River Park Square atrium, by the Easter Bunny and along downtown Spokane sidewalks to spread, they said, a message against hate.
Fri., March 6, 2015, 6:22 p.m.
Nearly 200 people linked their arms together and sang songs outside the NAACP office Friday afternoon to show solidarity with the organization after a package of racist materials was delivered …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2013
OLYMPIA – Elections are designed to place a punctuation mark on political disputes. Sometimes it’s a period; other times, it’s more of comma, pausing to allow one to take a …
Fri., March 25, 2011
Marijuana advocates still reeling from last week’s conviction of a medicinal pot supplier in Spokane are stepping up the pressure. Nearly three dozen demonstrators gathered Thursday outside of the federal …
Thu., March 25, 2010
Efforts to woo lightning-quick Internet access to Spokane culminated Wednesday with a gathering staged for the search-engine giant Google. “Hey, Google!” the group of about 70 yelled in unison. “Pick …
Wed., March 24, 2010, 8 p.m.
Efforts to woo lightening-quick Internet access to Spokane culminated Wednesday with a gathering staged for the search-engine giant Google.
Wed., March 24, 2010
Promoters of an effort to make Spokane one of two Google test sites for upgraded, high-speed Web communications want the public’s help. A group called Hey Google, Pick Spokane is …
Sat., June 27, 2009
OLYMPIA – Encouraged by the large turnout this spring at anti-tax rallies, critics of government spending are planning a new round of demonstrations July 4. Events are planned in more …
Wed., April 15, 2009, 1:32 p.m.
A crowd of 4,000 to 5,000 descended on the state capitol in Olympia today, blasting taxes and government spending.
Sun., Oct. 15, 1995
A worker helps construct a platform on the Mall near the Capitol. Photo by Associated Press