Latest Spokane Stories

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.

2009-06-18 13:29:00

License includes new measures to protect and enhance resources SPOKANE, Wash., June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) reached an important milestone today with the issuance of a new 50-year operating license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the five hydroelectric developments that make up its Spokane River Project, (FERC Project No.

2009-06-17 16:01:13

Three public defenders wound up wrestling with a defendant who tried to storm out of a courtroom in Spokane, Wash., sheriff's deputies said. Micha Hasselstrom, 34, Spokane, had to be subdued by a trio of lawyers and a courtroom deputy, all of whom fell on top of a stunned 68-year-old woman who was in the courtroom for another matter. Sheriff's spokesman Sgt.

2009-03-18 07:35:00

The Story of One Young Woman's Journey to Triumph Over Evil SPOKANE, Wash., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The intrigue of unseen spiritual struggles between good and evil fill the new fiction thriller, "Sharene, Death: A Prerequisite for Life" (published by iUniverse).

2009-03-17 15:05:00

TSX: MAI NASD-OTCBB: MNEAF SPOKANE, WA, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Minera Andes Inc. (TSX: MAI and USOTC: MNEAF) is pleased to announce that James K. Duff has joined Minera Andes as Chief Operating Officer. Mr.

2009-03-05 08:00:00

Deaconess Medical Center and Valley Hospital Enhance Community Healthcare TACOMA, Wash., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Sound Inpatient Physicians(TM) (Sound), a leading national hospitalist company, announced two new contracts in Spokane, Wash., with Deaconess Medical Center and Valley Hospital and Medical Center.

2009-02-22 05:23:05

Josh Heytvelt scored a career-high 28 points and pulled down 11 rebounds Saturday as No.

2009-01-16 13:14:00

TSX: MAI NASD-OTCBB: MNEAF SPOKANE, WA, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Minera Andes Inc. (TSX: MAI and US OTC: MNEAF) is pleased to provide an update on the producing San Jose mine in southern Argentina. The San Jose project is operated by Minera Santa Cruz S.A.

2008-12-16 15:32:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) and the Coeur d'Alene Tribe have reached a comprehensive agreement over Avista's past and future use of Tribal land and water in the operation of its Spokane River Hydroelectric Projects, including the Post Falls dam.

Word of the Day
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.