Latest Spokane Stories

2009-09-04 13:44:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista, in partnership with Inland Empire Oilseeds and Whitley Fuel, has begun testing the use of biodiesel on four service trucks in an ongoing effort to "green its fleet" by being more energy and fuel efficient.

2009-08-11 07:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- People to People Ambassador Programs, the leader in global educational travel experiences announces "Safe Travel 24/7," www.peopletopeople.com/safety a new blog from senior director of health and safety, Mike Bowers.

2009-08-05 15:30:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- DSW (NYSE: DSW), a leading multi-channel branded footwear specialty retailer, is pleased to announce the opening of a new store in Spokane, WA on August 6. The address of the new DSW store is: DSW Shoes Northtown Square 4727 N.

2009-08-03 14:45:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) has applied for the first of two projects under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act that would help pay for Smart Grid improvements to the electric distribution system.

2009-07-27 08:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- EmbracingMedia, a TV-centric targeted advertising and ratings data provider, today announced the availability of the Market Intelligence and Targeted Advertising (MITA) platform.

2009-07-13 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 500 U.S.

2009-07-07 10:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-one regional hospitals that utilize health information technology solutions from Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) earned the distinction of being among the most technologically-advanced hospitals in the country, according to results of the 2009 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study released in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.

2009-07-06 14:15:00

WASHINGTON, July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A wide range of disabilities cannot stop more than 500 of America's greatest wheelchair athletes, all U.S.

2009-06-19 11:00:00

Walks benefit people living with seizures SEATTLE, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of people will march in Seattle, Spokane and Portland this weekend for the 7th Annual Northwest Run/Walk for Epilepsy.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.