Stories tagged: inland northwest
Thu., July 16, 2020
2020’s first widespread heatwave brought more than intense heat to a large portion of the southern U.S. this week, as high humidity catapulted the heat index into the triple digits.
Thu., June 25, 2020
With the calendar turning to July next week, the first half of 2020 is almost over.
UPDATED: Wed., March 18, 2020
The need for regional blood donations is at a critical level, with some blood types down to less than a two-day supply, says Vitalant, formerly Inland Northwest Blood Center. Federal …
Tue., March 10, 2020
This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Tuesday, which means the holiday kicks off the weekend before and continues through March 17.
Thu., Feb. 20, 2020
On Valentine’s Day morning, Mother Nature surprised drivers heading to work in Bozeman with a blast of snow and wind that abruptly transformed relatively clear skies into blizzard conditions.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 10, 2020
A storm bringing several inches of snow has begun hitting the Inland Northwest Friday and is expected to last through Saturday. Here’s a look at the latest weather, traffic and …
Fri., Jan. 3, 2020
Snow dumped on mountains across the Inland Northwest earlier this week, bringing upward of a foot of snow to ski areas that had seen a relatively slow, dry start to …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 20, 2019
Cheerful holiday lights can brighten long, dark nights this time of year. We asked The Spokesman-Review readers to tell us about their favorite displays. Here’s what they’ve shared so far.
Fri., June 28, 2019
No matter how you hope to ring in the Fourth of July, and no matter where you live, there’s a celebration for you.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019
President Donald Trump will address a very different Congress than he did a year ago, but many of the issues are the same. Lawmakers remain at odds on funding for …
Sat., Dec. 29, 2018
Here’s a look back at some of the biggest stories we covered in the Today section in 2018.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018
Goodwill Industries of the Inland Northwest is renovating and expanding its South Hill location in Spokane following its purchase of the building this summer.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018
On December 17, 1886, J.J. Browne, Henry C. Marshall and A.J. Ross incorporated the Spokane Street Railway company to build the rails and operate streetcars. The first priority was to …
Thu., April 19, 2018
If you feel like you have your head in the clouds, in a sense, you do.
Wed., March 21, 2018
There are good people in our midst who will go to their graves saying this is the Inland Empire, not the Inland Northwest.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017
A miniaturized version of the 1991 classic gaming console was announced for preorder Tuesday morning at area GameStop retailers, but clerks reported fast sell-outs. More machines will be available on …
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017
“There’s some seriously weird weather out there.” So says a recent Weather.com story, referring to near-record cool temperatures in New England, golf ball-size hail in Minneapolis and heavy downpours triggering …
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017
The cloudscape threw us a curveball on June 20 when donut-shaped clouds wafted over the Inland Northwest.
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017
When it comes to precipitation, the Inland Northwest has really been dumped on. Look no further than the potholes, soggy lawns and tattered rubber boots for proof.
Thu., Aug. 21, 2014
A large low pressure system out of the Gulf of Alaska has brought another round of showers and isolated thunderstorms to the Inland Northwest this week. The low will hang …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2013
As a child, Eric Miller was always checking out anatomy books. He would read through them learning as much as he could about the human body, so no one was …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2010
While our region continues to have much warmer-than-normal temperatures, conditions are the exact opposite east of the Rockies. For the first time in 14 years, Lake Erie, one of the …
Sun., Nov. 8, 2009
The majority of jobs being filled in the Inland Northwest are part-time positions. Employers are shying away from committing benefits and full-time salaries when the economic forecast remains clouded, said …
Thu., June 11, 2009
After a long winter and cool and wet early spring, the Inland Northwest finally received some nice and warm weather in late May and early June. The warmest reading thus …