Latest Spokane County, Washington Stories

2012-06-01 23:03:08

The building consultants at zumBrunnen are presenting an educational session at the Aging Services of Washington Annual Conference in Spokane, WA on June 6, 2012. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 zumBrunnen, Inc., an independent building consulting firm, is presenting an educational seminar at the Aging Services of Washington 61st Annual Summer Conference being held June 5-7, 2012 at the Davenport Hotel in Spokane, WA. (Pre-conference workshops and a golf tournament will be held on June...

2012-05-31 23:00:36

Michael LaBaw, CEO of Sound Telecom, a leading nationwide provider of telephone answering, call center and unified communication services attended his final board meeting this past weekend, ending a three year term on the board of directors of Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. Spokane, WA (PRWEB) May 30, 2012 “It has been an incredible privilege to serve on the board of Girl Scouts Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho,” said Michael LaBaw, Sound Telecom CEO....

2012-05-25 23:02:51

Today in America TV announces May air dates for Spokane, Washington and surrounding areas. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) May 25, 2012 The Lilac City, so nicknamed by the distinctive flowers that bloom throughout the area in springtime, is also known as Spokane, Washington. The city is located on the east side of the State. It is approximately 18 miles west of the Idaho state line and 100 miles south of the Canadian border. Spokane is famous for many things such as the Bloomsday Race, the...

2012-04-01 23:01:18

Today in America with Terry Bradshaw is pleased to announce April air dates for Spokane, Washington. The award winning program is pleased to be showing in eastern Washington with a reach as far as Idaho. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) March 31, 2012 Today in America with Terry Bradshaw announces April air dates for the city of Spokane, Washington. The city, which is located 18 miles from Idaho, is the second largest metropolitan area in the state. “Lilac City” earned its nickname to...

2011-07-26 10:30:00

SPOKANE, Wash., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest MedStar, the region's critical emergency care transport service, has expanded its Moses Lake day-base operations to a full-time helicopter base, providing additional coverage for critically-ill and injured patients in the north central Washington region. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110726/SF40825) "The North Central region has been a long-time, loyal supporter of Northwest MedStar," said Eveline Bisson, program...

2011-06-28 08:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS), one of the nation's most recognized health information networks, announced that the Spokane Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record (VLER) pilot is now enabling the secure exchange of electronic health information using the Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN) Exchange, improving the portability of health information to Veterans and active duty Servicemembers in the Spokane, WA area. "The Spokane...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'