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Feb. 18, 2020, 11:35 a.m.
Barraged by sex abuse lawsuits, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday in hopes of working out a potentially mammoth victim compensation plan that will allow the 110-year-old organization to carry on.
Feb. 18, 2020, 5 a.m.
Bette Largent, who literally wrote the book on caring for carousels, was honored at a ceremony last week by the Spokane Park Board. She’s been the caretaker of the historic 1909 carousel in Riverfront Park since 1992.
Former Spokane County Treasurer Rob Chase files as Republican to challenge Rep. Cathy McMorris RodgersFeb. 15, 2020, 4:45 a.m.
Chase becomes the third candidate in the 2020 contest for the Eastern Washington seat, joining Democrat Chris Armitage. Chase has previously run for the seat as a libertarian and has ties to more conservative-minded Republicans in Eastern Washington, including the embattled state legislator Rep. Matt Shea.
Feb. 13, 2020, 2:47 p.m.
The Vermont senator and presidential frontrunner will appear with Rep. Pramila Jayapal, the congresswoman from Seattle who has endorsed Sanders and is helping to form health policy for the campaign. It’s Sanders’ first planned event in Washington this year, and the first visit to the state by a presidential candidate since Elizabeth Warren visited Seattle in August.