The Local 29 firefighters union hasn't been happy with the hiring process for Spokane's new fire chief.
Fire and hire
Why did the city HR's department reject a longtime Spokane firefighter and experienced military veteran for the fire chief job before he got an interview
You have one more chance to see The Smokes — tonight! — before they leave Spokane
Spokane Falls CC's president is departing for a similar job in Virginia
Your results are in
The Bloomsday results books are out
IN OTHER NEWS:
You know we're creative if it's in the title of our slogan
Spokane is ditching its underrated "Near Nature, Near Perfect" slogan in favor of "Creative by Nature
Becoming the news
A newspaper editor in Colville has been charged with shoplifting
Roll the tape
On Twitter, President Donald Trump appears to threaten fired FBI Director James Comey
by making reference to "tapes" of their dinner. Oh, and Trump says he might cancel press briefings. (New York Time
The Garland dream lives?
The Washington Post
suggests that the Merrick-Garland-for-FBI-director
proposal perhaps isn't the most serious offer from congressional Republicans.