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Real estate site ranks Spokane first for freelancers

A study released by ranked Spokane as the top city for freelancers. Kelly Naumann, StartUp Spokane community manager, said rankings like this are great for Spokane.

These are the world’s most innovative countries

South Korea retained the global crown in the 2019 Bloomberg Innovation Index, though improvements by Germany in research and education brought Europe’s largest economy to near-parity in the annual ranking.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 9:33 p.m.

Providence ranked No. 2 best hospital in state

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital ha has again been again ranked No. 2 in the among the state’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 3:22 p.m.

Lexus tops vehicle dependability study for seventh straight year

Lexus is the most dependable vehicle brand for the seventh consecutive year in J.D. Power’s annual survey.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 10:39 a.m.

Washington schools 2nd worst in U.S. for chronic absenteeism

SEATTLE – A new report shows nearly 17 percent of students in Washington are chronically absent from school, meaning that each misses at least 18 days of instruction. The Seattle …

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 8:30 p.m.

Sunset magazine ranks Pullman among 10 Best College Towns in West

Sunset magazine believes Pullman is worthy of consideration by those people as well as anybody else looking for a friendly place to live, ranking it ninth on its Top 10 …

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 2:57 p.m.

Zags’ secret to success? They like each other

This isn’t their first rodeo. Gonzaga knows exactly what it’s like to be the No. 1 team in the nation. And when it happened the first time back in 2013, …

City Ranked High For Business Expansion

Spokane has been named by a national economic development and site selection magazine as one of the top 25 cities nationwide for business expansion and relocation. According to the Spokane …

Wwp Gets Stellar Marks For Efficiency Ranked Second In Nation

A new study prepared by a Portland consulting firm rates Washington Water Power Co. the second most efficient utility in the United States. Of the 94 electric companies included in …

We’re Marvels Of Mediocrity

Much hard work looms ahead, but if we pull together and tear down a hospital or two, Spokane can claim its rightful place as America’s Most Average City. I always …

Home Affordability Slipped Last Spring

Kansas City and Minneapolis-St. Paul ranked among metropolitan areas with the most affordable housing last spring. They were the only cities with populations of more than 1 million to make …

Lake City 7th-Best Place To Retire Travel Guide Rates Coeur D’Alene Among Top Spots In Nation

At age 76, Virginia Charlson doesn’t want to waste her time trying to get where she’s going. That’s why the retired woman from Denver likes living in Coeur d’Alene so …

Spokane Ranked 19th-Safest City In America

Spokane is among the top 20 safest cities to live in in America, according to a survey released Thursday. Atlanta is the most dangerous.