Stories tagged: paul turner
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018
There’s a ring to the .ca boom.
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
Spokane’s geographic isolation has one sometimes overlooked benefit. If you live here, you can freely root for whatever pro sports teams you desire. You can pick and choose.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018
As a general rule, I cannot recommend aging.
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
Bloomsday may be months away, but every morning the groups of runners setting out on their Spokane routes are worth saluting.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017
I’ve been writing about this longer than some of my colleagues have been alive. And yet, the matter remains unresolved. What do you call a Spokane resident?
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017
This most joyous of days can pose a special challenge for some of us. That’s because of Resting Spokane Face.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017
The day before the world changes might be a day much like today.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017
Before you dismiss the idea of wintertime blues as some weak-kneed nonsense foisted on us hardy Northwesterners by trembling transplanted Californians, you might want to consider this: We all know …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017
The Slice column for Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2017.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
Who will be the MVP of your Inland Northwest Thanksgiving celebration? Go ahead and make your prediction.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017
I had asked readers what’s keeping them from becoming snowbirds. Assuming they are retired and could afford it, et cetera.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017
I’ve crossed paths with all sorts of people in Spokane who, for one reason or another, just never got rid of an old car.
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017
We in the Inland Northwest have had a dress rehearsal for sports at the Thanksgiving table already, thanks to Washington State University football.
Sat., May 20, 2017
No matter what confusion and complications the day presents, walking the dog offers a chance to chill and hit the reset button.
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017
You saw it. But Nick Russell heard it. He was one of the thousands of Zags fans making noise. A lot of noise. One of Spokane’s biggest days played itself …
Sun., Aug. 16, 2015
Online reporter Chanse Watson of the Idaho Panhandler didn’t appreciate a website that ranked his hometown of Post Falls as the second-most boring one in Idaho. How can Post Falls …
Sat., Aug. 15, 2015
I recently was taking some medications that prevented me from driving a car. It made me take a hard look at how I behaved as a passenger. I have my …
Sat., Aug. 8, 2015
Editor’s note: The Slice columnist Paul Turner has been on medical leave for six weeks. Today, he writes about the medical emergency that sidelined him. He will return to his …
Thu., April 11, 2013
Steve Webbenhurst was driving behind a pickup that had two dogs tethered in the back. When the truck turned into a car wash, Webbenhurst couldn’t help but wonder if the …
Fri., Feb. 8, 2013
If you want to have a decent social life in Spokane, you need to have presentable socks. At least at this time of year.
Thu., May 6, 2010
Some Spokane TV news reporters don’t set the bar high for what qualifies as a “massive” tree. Let’s move on.