Issue of

May 5-11, 2011

Vol. 18, No. 29

News

  • Unbelievable

    You're not going to let a little thing like a birth certificate convince you of someone's birth, are you?

    By Daniel Walters

  • Changing Fortunes

    The Kalispel tribe hit a jackpot with off-rez gaming. So why are they worried about the Spokanes doing the same?

    By Kevin Taylor

  • The Death of Dispensaries

    How a month of memos, votes, raids and a veto killed Washington's — and maybe the nation's — medical marijuana industry.

    By Nicholas Deshais

  • Remembrance

    Threats to nature and free speech. Plus, a ghost bike.

    By Nicholas Deshais and Daniel Walters

Comment

Culture

Food

  • Wait, Wait… One More

    Ben's Yogurt and Deli in Spokane Valley. Plus, steak at the new and improved Cda Casino

    By Kirsten Harrington and Carrie Scozzaro

  • Taking the (Cup)cake

    We try all of the cupcakes in the Inland Northwest so you don't have to. (Isn’t that nice of us?)

    By Carrie Scozzaro and Tiffany Harms

Music

Film

  • Romance, With Brains

    Ginnifer Goodwin in her first leading role adds a little thought — and self-loathing — to the rom-com world.

    By Ed Symkus

  • Uncomplicated Fun

    Combine Thor with a little Shakespeare and you've got yourself a good time.

    By Maryann Johanson

  • Treme

    Treme focuses on the triumph beneath the brokenness in post-Katrina New Orleans.

    By Lisa Fairbanks-Rossi

  • Human Planet

    The makers of Planet Earth and Life turn their lenses around.

    By Joseph Haeger

  • Okamiden

    I destroyed the land of Nippon five years ago. Time to clean up.

    By Marty Demarest

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