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2011-06-07 08:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As previously reported, Tri-Cities Fast Lubes, Inc., one of the nation's larger Jiffy Lube franchisees with 16 quick-oil change stores in the North West, commenced Chapter 11 proceedings in January 2011 for the purpose of restructuring its financial affairs and resolving financial differences with its franchisor and major oil supplier. Since the commencement of the Chapter 11 case, the business has continued to operate in the ordinary course with...

2011-05-24 00:00:30

Lee & Hayes, pllc, has recieved top rankings from Intellectual Asset Management Magazine, opens Portland metro area office. Spokane, WA (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 For the second consecutive year, Lee & Hayes, pllc, has been ranked no. 1 in the U.S. in patent quality, and no.

2011-05-04 07:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Quest Resort & Casino is proud to announce the launch of the Pepsi Outdoor Summer Concerts at Northern Quest Resort & Casino's outdoor pavilion, a brand new intimate outdoor concert and event venue.

2011-04-05 07:10:00

SPOKANE, Wash., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten local members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) have formed an advertising cooperative to educate the public of the risks they are taking by choosing unqualified professionals to perform their cosmetic plastic surgery.

2011-03-25 00:00:28

Engaged couple to recite vows before the gun fires at 35th Annual Lilac Bloomsday Run May 1, 2011 in Spokane, Wash. Spokane, WA (PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Spokane’s Lilac Bloomsday Run, held every year on the first Sunday of May, is the world’s largest timed 12k race with upwards of 60,000 participants each year.

2011-01-09 00:43:35

Although a national survey shows strong condemnation of drunk driving, statistics indicate that alcohol-impaired driving remains a serious threat to public safety in the state of Washington, according to Seattle drunk driving accident lawyer Dean Brett. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 7, 2011 Even though a recently released national survey indicates growing hostility towards drunk driving, Seattle car accident attorney Dean Brett says that too many Washington drivers still engage in this form of...

2010-12-21 10:42:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Shop, snowshoe, see a show and Stay Comfortable® with packaged travel from Red Lion Hotels across Washington State this winter. Tri-Cities Hotel Fuels Stays Cars (and guests) Eat Free at the Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center in Kennewick.

2010-12-15 16:27:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Have you ever wondered what to do with old clothes and outdoor gear? Starting Monday, December 13th, Mountain Gear began collecting used textiles at its store at 2002 North Division in Spokane.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.