The Spanish flu statistics continued to trend in the right direction. Fewer patients were being treated in the emergency flu hospital than on any day since it opened.
There were no cheers after Wednesday night’s decision by the Spokane Public Schools board to build a new stadium at the current Joe Albi site. There were plenty of regrets, however.
State Rep. Matt Shea’s donations to certain charities from his surplus campaign fund generate a complaint to the state Public Disclosure Commission from a Democratic political watchdog.
There are some friendly faces waiting to greet people waiting in line at the Christmas Bureau and they have four legs and a wagging tail.
Short sports fanatics are my very favorite. By that, I mean kids. Kids also have the best favorite players. And the Bulldog guard is the current king of the Zags with Spokane's playground demographic.
A new traffic study sponsored by the Washington Traffic Safety Commission shows that one out of every 10 survey respondents admitted to drinking and smoking marijuana before driving.
A special meeting of the Spokane Chamber of Commerce heard about an exciting plan to irrigate 3 million acres of land in the Big Bend country of Washington.
Josh Perkins, a basketball player for Gonzaga, was at Holmes Elementary to talk to our fifth grade class.
The final numbers are in, and campaign fundraising and spending on two ballot measures this fall far exceeded the amounts spent by both leading candidates for governor.
People who wait hours in line at the Christmas Bureau to get food vouchers, toys and books for their children often are surprised to find library representatives there, ready to forgive fines.
It’s possible to develop decent policy without formal stakeholder meetings or a multiyear million dollar study by experts. But it’s difficult-to-impossible without a good definition of the problem. A problem statement was lacking at last week’s public meeting on future housing policy for the City of Spokane.
The decision won’t affect plans for a downtown march next month in Spokane, which will mark the third year of the annual demonstration that grew out of concern over the rhetoric and actions of President Donald Trump on the 2016 campaign trail.
There are Spokane residents who don’t know what Christmas is like here.
There’s an art to buying and selecting books for children, and it’s one that has been mastered by the teachers and librarians that help the Volunteers of America provide a book for every child who visits the Christmas Bureau.
Good news, everyone: Matt Shea has found a couple of interviewers he apparently doesn’t consider too dirty, godless or hateful to answer.
As the city’s temporary network of warming centers across the city grows and begins to fill up, many existing emergency shelters have had to turn people away or only have space for specific demographics.
For the first time in nearly three months, trends in the data seemed to show that the Spanish flu epidemic was truly waning.
Despite a city ordinance that bars federal immigration agents from accessing nonpublic city property without a criminal warrant, U.S. Border Patrol arrested a former student from Kenya at the Spokane Intermodal Center this past weekend.
Dishman Hills High School in the West Valley School District has announced its first-quarter honor roll for fall 2018. The eligible students are listed by grade and grade point average:
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