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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017

Chico, an adoptable dog

Chico is available for adoption from the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers said Chico is a high energy dog who needs an active owner. Refer to the pet’s ID number when contacting SCRAPS with questions about one ...

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UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 3:26 P.M.

Spokane’s Ronald McDonald House seeks volunteers

Spokane’s Ronald McDonald House is recruiting volunteers to answer phones, help with housekeeping and assist guests and staff. The Ronald McDonald House provides temporary, lodging, comfort and support for families with children accessing medical services in Spokane. It’s located at ...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 4:03 P.M.

Somebody Needs You

The goal of Somebody Needs You is to match donors with the specific requests of needy Spokane residents. The list of requests is coordinated by the Volunteers of America in cooperation with recognized social service agencies in Spokane. If you ...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, NOON

2017 FBLA Northeast Region Winter Conference

Future Business Leaders of America students from Cheney, Freeman and Liberty high schools recently competed in the 2017 Northeast Region Winter Conference, which was held at Eastpoint Church in Spokane Valley. Students who place in the top six are eligible to compete at the State Business Leadership Conference April 19-22. Cheney High School

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A watermelon grows in the community garden at All Saints Lutheran Church in Browne’s Addition in 2012. (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, NOON

Gardening: New group will help organize community gardens

In late November, the Spokane Community Gardens Association was created in partnership with the Spokane Associated Garden Clubs. The Associated Garden Clubs have been supporting community beautification projects for decades and wanted to expand their mission to growing food. The new group will bring the more than 20 community gardens in the area under one network that will help marshal resources, develop gardens and provide an advocacy voice for community food production.

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, NOON

High School Solo & Ensemble Music Festival results

Earlier this month, students competed at the High School Solo & Ensemble Music Festival, which is sponsored by the Spokane Falls Music Educators Association. The following students, listed with their category and by school, have qualified to compete in the ...

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Cindy Hval

Cindy Hval

Stefanie Pettit

Stefanie Pettit

Pat Munts

Pat Munts

Gardening: Edible native plants can thrive in home gardens

In recent years, interest has grown in foraging for native edible plants. Many of the plants we commonly see in the wild in the region have edible berries, leaves, flower and even roots. The nice thing is that you don’t have to go into the …

Steve Christilaw

Steve Christilaw


Blogs



Coming Monday: Live from Olympia

The Spokesman-Review and Spin Control are experimenting with Facebook Live, with a weekly round up of the previous week’s legislative activity and a look ahead to the current week’s schedule. ...