Stories tagged: STEP
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
‘Step’: This inspiring, exuberant doc is the feel-good sleeper of the summer
The movies have given us lots of reasons to feel exhilarated this summer, from the pop-feminist stylings of Gal Gadot in “Wonder Woman” to the goofy ensemble kick-in-the-pants that is …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
County plans lawsuit over Spokane Tribe’s casino in Airway Heights
Spokane County leaders plan to sue the federal government over its role in approving the Spokane Tribe’s long-planned $400 million gaming and retail development on the West Plains.
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 5 a.m.
Carol Evans, first woman to lead Spokane Tribe, takes over at critical time
Carol Evans became the first woman to lead the Spokane Tribe last fall, at a critical time for the tribe.
Wed., Feb. 26, 2014
Shawn Vestal: Cracks showing in anti-casino arguments
The Air Force said what? We have been assured – over and over again – by the institutional voices of reason that we cannot tolerate a new casino from the …
Fri., May 17, 2013
City: Casino not a tax drain
A Spokane County study claiming significant negative tax impacts from a proposed Spokane Tribe casino on the West Plains is drawing criticism from the city in which the casino would …
Sun., Sept. 30, 2012
Guest opinion: Allow tribe’s STEP project a fair chance
It is sad that arguably the largest privately funded economic development project to come to Spokane in decades has been turned into a political football by those who appear to …