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1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review
When the Spokane Valley furniture store where Suzy Gage worked succumbed to the recession, Gage didn't dust off her rA©sumA©. "I didn't want to keep working for someone else," she recalled.
6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. These days it's not unusual for neighbors to be strangers, but they mixed and mingled in the Kendall Yards and West Central neighborhoods Saturday during the inaugural Porch Fest event.
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Despite 362 yards on 27-of-41 passing by Matt Linehan and 153 all-purpose yards by Richard Montgomery, the Idaho Vandals couldn't overcome Western Michigan in a non-conference football game at the Kibbie Dome Saturday night. "Disappointed," said coach Paul Petrino when asked about his thoughts on the game.
After three years of construction, Spokane Public Schools held an open house to show off the new building. The new school is a far cry from what Ferris used to look like.
Spokane's police chief says officers testing out the use of body cameras will stop recording in private residences if asked by the occupant. The decision by Chief Frank Straub is part of an 'evolving process' of dealing with the issues raised by the program, The Spokesman-Review reported.
The Kalamazoo Gazette reported Thursday that the 165-pound dog died of old age last week. Zeus, considered the world's largest dog by Guinness World Records, was 5 years old.
A Bellevue engineer is studying the damage left behind after the recent Napa earthquake in an effort to learn more about how to protect buildings in Seattle. As soon as he heard the news about the quake, Mark Pierepiekarz, president of MRP Engineering, headed to California to see it for himself.
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Spokane Valley Fire Department's board of commissioners is debating whether to ask voters for a 3-cent or 6-cent increase in the department's special maintenance and operations levy that is due to go before voters for renewal in 2015.
Spokane Police asked for the public's help in finding a missing elderly woman who went missing Friday morning. Police said 81-year-old Esther Falt was last seen Friday morning near N. Calispel Street.
They call it the Greatest Show on Earth for a reason. The Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus has been touring the country for 144 years, entertaining millions and showcasing talent from around the world, and the show comes to Spokane this weekend.
The Spokane Valley Investigative Unit announced Friday it had arrested the suspect in a restaurant burglary that occurred in July. Detectives arrested 47-year-old Timothy Binford on seven felony charges.
SPOKANE, Wash. The famous Bing Crosby memorabilia collection found a permanent home near the Gonzaga Campus.
SPOKANE, Wash. With several severe respiratory illnesses in Washington state under investigation for enterovirus D68 , Spokane Regional Health District officials confirm they are working with local providers to investigate a severe respiratory illness in one area child.
More than 400 volunteers from local businesses participated in Spokane's Day of Action fundraiser Thursday. Volunteers said the event allowed them to honor victims of the September 11th attacks by giving back to the Spokane community.
Washington State University is well-positioned to develop an accredited medical school in the near future with a relatively modest investment from the state, according to a study commissioned by the university that was released Thursday. The study found there is a "significant and growing statewide need" for more doctors, especially outside the Seattle metropolitan area.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:23 pm
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