Latest Spokane Stories

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.

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.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.