“The quick brown fox jumps over a lazy dog” is known for utilizing every letter of the alphabet, and more than just a factoid, typeface creators use it to display the qualities of their fonts. This type of sentence – known as a panagram – will soon have a new spin on one of the most recognizable fonts: Helvetica.
Andy Billig, a Spokane Democrat and majority leader in the state Senate, has agreed to remove language from this year’s transportation spending bill that
The goal of Somebody Needs You is to match donors with the specific requests of needy Spokane residents.
In a letter, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., requested that Miller appear before the panel on May 1 to answer questions about what Cummings called “troubling” immigration decisions, such as the past policy of separating migrant children from their parents and the recent personnel upheaval at the Department of Homeland Security.
OLYMPIA – Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a measure to ensure that some of the Affordable Care Act’s federal protections are protected in state law. Inslee signed the measure Wednesday. It duplicates protections created by the health care law, known as Obamacare, including rules that insurers can’t block patients with pre-existing conditions from purchasing their plans, and can’t retroactively deny coverage except for fraud or misrepresentation.
Finding out just who’s a good dog is set to become the responsibility of local jurisdictions under new rules on breed bans passed by the Legislature.
House gives final approval to program that could send career car thieves down a better road after they get out of prison.
Spokane city officials warned the owners of Turner Hall, a radical gathering place in Spokane, that they will be charged with “criminal syndicalism” if they continue to allow radical and “bolshevik” assemblies there.
If history of crime is any indication, there were worse times to be a resident of Spokane.
The Spokane County Library District will soon ask voters to approve an almost $2 million property tax increase to pay for maintenance, security and increasing the library’s digital resources.
The Holocaust was a terrible event in history ,and we need to prevent it from happening again, Summer Corbett of Chase Middle School writes. Corbett earned third place in the middle division for her essay in the Spokane Community Observance of the Holocaust’s 13th annual Eva Lassman Memorial Writing and Art Contests.
There was a “Don’t Tread on Me” flag. There were students chanting about democracy and immigrant rights. There were police officers keeping watch from the library roof. And there was a giant inflatable beach ball, on which students scribbled political messages with black markers. This was the scene Tuesday at Washington State University.
Washington moved a bit closer to going to year-round daylight saving time as the Senate voted overwhelmingly to ask the federal government for the ability to make the switch.
The mayor vetoed a new law requiring City Hall to be open to the public without a time limit, saying it was redundant and drew attention from what the city was doing to help the homeless.
Senate gives final passage to a ban on performing tattoos on eyeballs.
A single-engine airplane has crashed on the runway at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport, but the two people on board were not injured.
Washington residents struggling with consumer debt could get some help, including lower interest rates and restrictions on collection agencies, from a series of bills the Senate passed Monday.
After Spokane city officials ousted radical speakers from Turner Hall, one radical leader threatened to revive the Free Speech Fight.
As if they needed another one, the students in Hillyard are getting a tough lesson in economics.
People on the brink of homelessness, struggling to re-enter society after incarceration or access basic health care now have a one-stop shop where they can quickly get services, without having to make an appointment.
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