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2010-05-14 07:50:00

SPOKANE, Wash., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- As people continue to struggle to put food on their tables in this sluggish economy, Hirai Farms, Annie's Fun and Sodexo teamed up on May 6th to make a large donation of potatoes to Second Harvest to provide food for those in need. In particular, Hirai Farms, Annie's Fun and Sodexo donated 40,000 pounds of fresh potatoes to Second Harvest in Spokane that will be distributed to its network of food banks in the Greater Spokane area and across eastern...

2010-04-27 08:00:00

Sellers to capitalize on an opportunity to turn their assets into cash closer to home SPOKANE, WA, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ritchie Bros.

2010-04-07 06:57:00

SPOKANE, Wash., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- People to People Ambassador Programs, the leader in global educational travel experiences, marks the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina this summer with a new travel program called "Leadership Summit: Remembering Hurricane Katrina," which actively engages participants in community service projects throughout New Orleans and sheds light on the region's rebuilding efforts.

2010-02-08 07:15:00

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgan Murphy Media today announced that it will launch a network of hyperlocal neighborhood web sites in the Madison, WI and Spokane, WA markets, increasing local content offerings and expanding advertising opportunities for local businesses.

2010-01-28 11:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista issued the challenge for its Every Little Bit Video contest and high school students from throughout the company's three-state service area stepped up.

2010-01-28 09:40:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CXT, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of L.B. Foster Company (Nasdaq: FSTR), has been awarded a contract by West Rail Construction to supply 23,000 concrete rail ties for the unloading system at EGT's Columbia River Grain Terminal.

2009-12-28 10:40:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Quest Resort & Casino's new 250-room hotel and spa opens its doors on December 31st, 2009.

2009-12-03 06:58:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- People to People Ambassador Programs, the leader in global educational travel experiences, today named Steve Sampson, former U.S.

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