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Washington's COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund began taking applications Wednesday for requests from some workers who don't qualify for other federal stimulus programs.
Every so often a politician utters an unusual word – not necessarily a bad word or a wrong word – that makes a reporter go "Wait. What?"
President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law legislation that will devote nearly $3 billion annually to conservation projects, outdoor recreation and maintenance of national parks and other public lands. The measure was overwhelmingly approved by Congress.
The Dick Vitale Gala, which will honor Gonzaga coach Mark Few and several prominent figures in sports, will become a virtual event in September.
Hedge fund Chatham Asset Management said it plans to buy newspaper publisher McClatchy out of bankruptcy, ending 163 years of family control.
The Federal Reserve and four other regulatory agencies announced on Thursday that they have finalized a rule that will ease restrictions curtailing the ability of banks to make investments in such areas as hedge funds.
The WA Food Fund, which locally benefits Second Harvest and Northwest Harvest, received a $1 million grant from the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation this week.
Family-owned Quilceda Creek Vintners, one of the Washington wine industry’s most-storied producers, poured its heart into the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund this spring with a $365,000 donation.
With the COVID-19 pandemic prohibiting gatherings but increasing the need for services non-profits provide, the Women Helping Women Fund and the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery decided not to cancel their fundraisers but instead move them online. Amy Vega, from Vanessa Behan, and Heather Hamlin, executive director at WHWF, discussed their fundraising goals and online event plans at The Spokesman Review’s Northwest Passages book club Monday.
The Spokane Symphony has established a Musicians’ Relief Fund to help orchestra musicians who need help to pay their bills during the coronavirus pandemic. The public is invited to contribute to the new fund to assist local classical musicians.
The Spokane Comedy Club is doing all it can during this challenging time of the coronavirus pandemic. The comedy club has set up a Go Fund Me page for its employees and is hosting a pair of virtual shows Saturday and the following Saturday.
What kind of tree can you carry in your hand? Which letter of the alphabet has the most water? Sarah Schneider’s grandmother, Estelle Slon, is full of riddles, and she shares them in emails to sick children forced into isolation as they undergo treatment for cancer, blood disorders and other dire illnesses.
The $2.2 trillion federal rescue package could fail to deliver badly needed financial aid to thousands of smaller cities and counties where a majority of Americans live, according to documents and interviews with local officials.
Two years ago, an anonymous philanthropist in Spokane worked with the Innovia Foundation to start a new fund at the non-profit entitled the “Community Journalism and Civic Engagement Fund.” The stated goal of the fund was to create and host local events that would bring the Spokane-area together in multiple ways that would encourage people to engage with their community.
The Showcase celebrity golf event, which raises money to fight cancer in the Inland Northwest, won’t take place this next summer due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Leonardo DiCaprio will help launch the America’s Food Fund, which has raised $12 million for communities impacted by the coronavirus
Bridge Press Cellars owner Drew Padrta is shifting the focus at his winery to the musicians who headline his new event spaces. Padrta said, “I’m raising money for bands each week who are livestreaming from Bridge Press Cellars to try to give them a few extra dollars during this coronavirus pandemic.
President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign is threatening legal action against local TV stations in Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin if they don’t pull a Democratic anti-Trump commercial the campaign says is false
A local arts group is working to assist artists who’ve lost business and musicians who can’t perform due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Comedienne Sarah Colonna (“Shameless,” “Insatiable,” “Chelsea Lately”) will go live on her Instagram @sarahcolonna1 tonight at 7:30 p.m. to help raise money for the out-of-work staff at the Spokane Comedy Club.