Issue of

Dec 29, 2011 - Jan 4, 2012

Vol. 19, No. 11

News

  • Fruit and Cake

    A national eye on Inland Northwest edibles

    By Nicholas Deshais and Daniel Walters

  • Narrow Escape

    As authorities closed in, David Jacquot's rural North Idaho home burst into flames. But that was just the beginning.

    By Joe O'Sullivan

  • The Russian Moment

    In Moscow this month, I witnessed the very start of what may be a new Russian era.

    By Daniel Walters

  • The Year in News

    A year of cops and pot. A war ends and an occupation begins. And one bad bomb.

    By Nicholas Deshais, Chris Stein and Daniel Walters

  • Elephant in the Room

    Among a proliferation of conservative groups, some Kootenai County Republicans fear their greatest enemy may by themselves

    By Chris Stein

Comment

Culture

Food

  • Breakfast Downtown

    Scout opens in the old Far West location with breakfast. Plus, Phonthip Style Thai on the north side.

    By Annemarie C. Frohnhoefer

  • The Year in Food

    New markets, a bunch of fires and a whole lot of hot dogs.

    By Inlander Staff

Music

Film

  • Tropico 4

    Some see priceless cultural treasures. I see a tourist trap.

    By Marty Demarest

  • The Year in Screen

    The Internet is more full than ever of Spokies, television shows and hackers. Plus, Charlie Sheen (like we could avoid him).

    By Luke Baumgarten

  • Sleepers

    You won't see these films on many year-end lists, but each is worth a second look.

    By Ed Symkus

Spokane is Reading: Circe by Madeline Miller @ Spokane Valley Event Center

Thu., Oct. 24, 1 p.m.
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