49 people killed in New Zealand massacre, North Idaho politicians have a bad week, and other headlines


The tiny Couer d'Alene town of Dalton Gardens has recalled its mayor and two city council members.

Madeline Miller is going to be 2019's Spokane is Reading author.


Filthy lucre?
Did a Idaho Rep. John Green (R-Post Falls) help a Texas couple evade taxes when they sold their gold coins? (Spokesman-Review)

Maybe he only goes where he isn't wanted
Young America’s Foundation would stop at nothing to get Ben Shapiro to speak at Gonzaga — until the school actually wanted to let him. (Spokesman-Review)

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New Zealand mass shooting
A mass shooting at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, leaves 49 dead. (New York Times)

Congress stands up to Trump

Both houses of Congress have condemned Trump's emergency resolution. (New York Times)

A very Florida story

How a sleazy spa owner infiltrated Mar-a-Lago. (Washington Post)

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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...