Arrow-right Camera
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Rain 51° Rain

Spin Control archive for Jan. 1, 2015

MONDAY, JAN. 26, 2015

SATURDAY, JAN. 24, 2015

FRIDAY, JAN. 23, 2015

THURSDAY, JAN. 22, 2015

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 21, 2015

TUESDAY, JAN. 20, 2015

WALeg Day 9: Bill would blend state's 2 pot systems

OLYMPIA – Medical marijuana would come under some of the same licensing requirements as the recreational form of the drug but its buyers would pay fewer taxes under a plan to harmonize the state’s two pot systems. Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Wells, D-Seattle, announced Tuesday the Comprehensive Marijuana Reform Act.

Continue reading this post »

Spokane City Council's Rules of Decorum.

No clapping! No cheering! No booing! 

It's no mystery why the Spokane City Council's current agenda has a new front page. Where before, the council's agenda always began with a screaming, large-font-ed, "The City of Spokane...," now, the agenda sets out the ground rules for behavior. We can blame the three...

Continue reading this post »

MONDAY, JAN. 19, 2015

SATURDAY, JAN. 17, 2015

Sunday Spin: Acronyms can bite you in the S 

OLYMPIA – The Capitol environs are replete with acronyms. Agencies are known by three-letter describers and programs are rarely mentioned by their full names. But last week’s Senate hearing into the shipping slowdowns at the state’s major ports showed the problems of over reliance on acronyms.

Continue reading this post »

FRIDAY, JAN. 16, 2015

THURSDAY, JAN. 15, 2015

Dominguez considering run against Stratton

Adrian Dominguez, an epidemiologist with the Spokane Regional Health District and member of Spokane's Police Ombudsman Commission, might be a candidate for City Council this year. If so, he would run in District 3 for the seat currently occupied by Councilwoman Karen Stratton, who was...

Continue reading this post »

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 14, 2015

TUESDAY, JAN. 13, 2015

The Spokesman-Review's political team keeps a critical eye on local, state and national politics.

Blog Archives

Dec. 2015 Nov. 2015 Oct. 2015 Sept. 2015
Aug. 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015
April 2015 March 2015 Feb. 2015 Jan. 2015