Stories tagged: the spokesman-review
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
Despite uncertainty about markets, the Washington apple crop is coming off the trees and producers are hopeful that talks with Mexico and Canada can wrap up soon to protect two …
Fri., March 30, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
A judge signed an order Friday permanently barring the Community Colleges of Spokane from releasing unredacted records of the sexual harassment investigation that led Darren Pitcher to resign as acting …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
The Washington Attorney General’s office said Wednesday that state lawmakers are subject to the same rules of disclosure that cover other elected officials and employees at state agencies.
Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 6 a.m.
We’re about to have a birthday here at The Spokesman-Review. We’re 135 years young. Kinda.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 1:32 p.m.
It’s been a privileged perch, and I am grateful. However, politics has changed – and not for the better – and the impact on journalism is profound.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
Last year on Thanksgiving, our newspaper published my first column as the new editor of The Spokesman-Review. It was the first time we talked about some of the philosophical changes …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 8:11 a.m.
This week marks my one-year anniversary of the editor of The Spokesman-Review. I wanted to be here for so many reasons, but mostly because I had grown to dislike the …
Fri., July 21, 2017
The “most stupendous of all lotteries, in all ages” took place in Washington D.C., affecting the military fate of 10 million young Americans. It was the World War I draft …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
Starting Monday, I will vacate the seat I have occupied for the past 13-plus years and move into my new role as this newspaper’s managing editor.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
How journalists fare in a world of fake news.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Spokesman Review photographers bundled up the awards in the 2016 Associated Press Northwest photo contest, announced Wednesday.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 5:23 a.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s front page looks different today; that’s on purpose.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 11:17 a.m.
Goodbye Dorothy Dean: Woman who served as last home economics specialist at The Spokesman-Review dies at 89
Margaret Heimbigner, the last woman to serve as The Spokesman-Review’s “Dorothy Dean,” has died at 89.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016
Democracy needs a strong, independent and vibrant press that speaks truth to power and tells the stories of a community, both large and small.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Mike Lynch, who served more than half a century as a member of The Spokesman-Review editorial staff, died Tuesday night of a heart attack. He was 86.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 5:25 p.m.
Spokesman-Review editor Gary Graham plans to retire in September after leading the newsroom for eight years.
Thu., June 2, 2016, 8 p.m.
The offices of Spokane’s defunct afternoon newspaper soon will be renovated into apartments, the company that owns the building announced this week.
Sun., May 22, 2016
For years I struggled to deal with or talk about my diagnosis. The term “mental illness” was something I could not bring myself to say. And starting therapy seemed like …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 4 p.m.
From the garage to downtown: Nodland Cellars opens tasting room in the center of Spokane
Tue., Jan. 19, 2016, 5:34 p.m.
Bert Caldwell will retire Feb. 19 after almost five years as editorial page editor of The Spokesman-Review.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015
The Spokesman-Review ran an editorial raising the alarming possibility that the war in Europe could drag on for many more years.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 1:59 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s beloved homemakers service was launched this week in 1935
Tue., Sept. 1, 2015
Several downtown Spokane businesses were evacuated Monday afternoon when a city street contractor ruptured a 12-inch natural gas line at Monroe Street and Sprague Avenue. Work to fix the damaged …
Thu., Dec. 26, 2013, 12:27 p.m.
This is a reminder that The Spokesman-Review has temporarily suspended online commenting on news articles during the holiday season.
Mon., May 20, 2013, 11:19 a.m.
The Spokesman-Review took top honors in long feature writing, commentary and sports photography among the region’s largest newspapers in the 2012 Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest presented by the Society …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2012
By the end of the summer, if people are honest, an exhaustion sets in. So much light and heat, so much pressure to pursue evening and weekend fun. September’s routine …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2012
The American women who swam in this summer’s Olympics wore suits that look ultra modest in our string-bikini world. Black and sleek, the suits are built for function, not to …
Thu., July 12, 2012
A judge has ordered this newspaper to turn over information about a person who made a potentially libelous comment under an assumed name on the website. This, of course, will …
Wed., July 11, 2012
The Spokesman-Review must provide information that could identify an anonymous reader who typed a disparaging online comment about the chairwoman of the Kootenai County Republican Party in February, an Idaho …
Thu., July 5, 2012
In our newsroom, we call it the Spokane Vortex. It occurs when someone from the Inland Northwest is involved with a national or international news event. Or someone is related …