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UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 5:49 p.m.

Actors union orders ‘Z Nation’ work stoppage over pay dispute

The union representing actors on SyFy’s “Z Nation” is ordering its members not to work in response to a pay dispute.

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 6:16 p.m.

Local Spokane actor pleads guilty to beating girlfriend with baseball bat

A local actor accused of beating his girlfriend repeatedly with a baseball bat pleaded guilty to second-degree assault in Spokane Superior Court Thursday morning.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 3:40 p.m.

What sets ‘Z Nation’ apart is the humor – and its creative ways of killing zombies

A giant wheel of cheese. The Liberty Bell. The Grand freaking Canyon. All have been put to good use in killing ravenous hordes of zombies in the first three seasons …

After a summer spent filming at the MAC, ‘Z Nation’ season four premieres at the Garland Theater

The SyFy show has been filmed in and around Spokane since its 2014 debut.

UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017, 10:35 p.m.

‘Z Nation’ zombie TV show crew raises cash to rescue kittens

Not all zombies want to eat your brains. Some of them want to rescue stray kittens.

UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 2:31 p.m.

‘Z Nation’ zombie team launches new mission to save kittens

The crew of season four of the Syfy TV series “Z Nation” has started a GoFundMe campaign to rescue four kittens and their mama cat – as well as maybe …

UPDATED: Sat., June 17, 2017, 10:18 p.m.

Wanted on ‘Z Nation’: Good snarls and a thirst for brains

Undead hopefuls stumbled, staggered and strutted their stuff before a panel of casting directors for the hit TV show “Z Nation” on Saturday.

UPDATED: Fri., June 16, 2017, 8:34 p.m.

Wanted: A few good zombies – ‘Z Nation’ holding auditions

If you’ve ever wanted to shuffle and stumble around Spokane while pretending to be the undead, now’s your chance. The “Z Nation” show is looking for zombie extras for their …

UPDATED: Sat., June 10, 2017, 1:47 p.m.

Expiration of film tax credit could take a bite out of “Z Nation,” other productions

The state tax incentive for film productions in Washington is set to expire at the end of the month, and its chances of being renewed are uncertain. Without it, the …

‘Z Nation’ production becomes an art exhibition at the MAC

Public invited behind-the-scenes of the Spokane-based SyFy series in new exhibit opening at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.

Cheney’s Wild Bill’s Longbar doubles as Wyoming in romantic thriller “The Purple Rose”

Bright and early Wednesday morning, far outside of normal business hours, Wild Bill’s Longbar in Cheney was packed, not with students from nearby Eastern Washington University, but by the cast …

State incentives for film production, used by Spokane-based ‘Z Nation,’ are set to expire

An incentive program credited for bringing “Z Nation” to Spokane is set to expire in June, and local leaders are asking lawmakers to extend it for the second time.

It’s a wrap on third season of zombie series ‘Z Nation’

Two women crept down an alley in downtown Spokane, looking back and forth warily. One kept a Glock pistol at her side, ready in case she needed to shoot a …

Motion Picture Competitiveness Program a smash hit

State tax breaks yield a 10 to one return, thousands of jobs.

Doug Clark: Spokane: ‘Near Nature, Near Zombies’

Identity is a big concern for any municipality looking to lure visitors who will come and spend their dollars (and not just on drugs). I remember years ago how much …

Holbert, Marshall, Farrell, Gordon among finalists for book awards

Six East Side writers – four of them from Spokane – are finalists for the Washington State Book Awards, the Washington Center for the Book announced on Friday. The Spokane …

Clarksville: Prop maker spends time dreaming up ways to kill zombies on locally filmed ‘Z Nation’

She goes to bed and wakes up obsessing about the same thing: Zombies.

Zombies show support in Olympia

OLYMPIA – Note to grade school students planning a civics trip to the state Capitol during the session: You never know who you’ll see here. The governor. Legislators. Lobbyists. Zombies …

‘Z Nation’ renewed for a second season

“Z Nation” will live again. The zombie series will be picked for a second season, SyFy and North by Northwest Productions announced on Monday. Rich Cowan, president of North by …

Zombie politics shaping state Senate race

There’s more than civic pride riding on Friday night’s premiere of “Z Nation,” the zombie-apocalypse TV show filmed and produced in Spokane. It’s also become the symbolic centerpiece of Democratic …

Zombie show filmed in Spokane premieres Friday

SPOKANE — Many Spokane residents who worked as extras in the TV series Z Nation are looking forward to seeing themselves on the screen when the show premieres Friday night …

‘Nation’ building

When George A. Romero was making his game-changing horror masterpiece “Night of the Living Dead” in 1967, he reportedly paid each of the Pennsylvania locals who portrayed the film’s flesh-eating …

Downtown, region ‘Z’ place for Syfy series

The grille of the Ford F-350 sitting on First Avenue tells a bloody story. “You can see the care taken with the viscera,” writer and producer Dan Merchant said. “Tendons, …

Zombie TV series ‘Z Nation’ will provide Spokane with good jobs

The zombies are coming. And they’re bringing work for nearly 200 actors, 1,300 extras and more than 100 crew members. The new SyFy Network television series “Z Nation” will begin …

People: New SyFy series on the lookout for local zombies

(Posted Wednesday) Zombies are coming to Spokane. A new SyFy network series, “Z Nation,” will begin filming in and around Spokane about May 1, and the Big Fish NW Talent …

New SyFy series on the lookout for local zombies

(Posted Wednesday) Zombies are coming to Spokane. A new SyFy network series, “Z Nation,” will begin filming in and around Spokane about May 1, and the Big Fish NW Talent …