Friday, August 4, 2017

Property crime money runs out, Condon doesn't sign climate ordinance, other morning headlines

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click to enlarge Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich discusses the high property crime rate in Washington state at a legislative hearing last year. - TVW SCREENGRAB
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Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich discusses the high property crime rate in Washington state at a legislative hearing last year.

ON INLANDER.COM

Good beer, great cause:
No-Li Brewhouse wants to raise $10,000 for Teen Closet. You can help by buying T-shirts.

Pacific Northwest Nile virus?
The West Nile virus has arrived in North Idaho.

Here come the plumbers... and the subpoenas
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is on the hunt for leakers; meanwhile, Special Counsel Robert Mueller is issuing subpoenas. (via New York Times)



IN OTHER NEWS

Three glorious months of improved property crime response
Remember how that Inlander story on property crime resulted in $300,000 for local law enforcement? Well, that grant has run out, but it was effective while it lasted. (KREM)

Condon and the climate
Spokane Mayor David Condon doesn't veto the city's climate change ordinance, passed last month by city council, but doesn't sign it either. (Spokesman-Review)


Marching orders
New Chief of Staff John Kelly is trying to bring military discipline to a dysfunctional White House. (New York Times)

Red Lion slinks away

RLH Corp., the parent company for Red Lion Hotels, is leaving Spokane for Denver. (Spokesman-Review)

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Daniel Walters

A lifelong Spokane native, staff writer Daniel Walters is the Inlander's City Hall reporter. But he also reports on a wide swath of other topics, including business, education, real estate development, land use, and other stories throughout North Idaho and Spokane County.He's reported on deep flaws in the Washington...