Issue of

Aug 8-15, 2013

Vol. 20, No. 43

 Digital Edition

News

  • Cuts and Cops

    Mayor Condon releases his proposed budget; plus, Ben Stuckart rethinks surveillance

    By Deanna Pan

  • Cheating Meters

    Disabled placards are under scrutiny as the state investigates parking abuse

    By Megan Petersen

  • Long Hours

    With staffing shortages, Spokane law enforcement agencies struggle to avoid soaring overtime costs and officer burnout

    By Jacob Jones

  • Message Not Sent

    Idaho’s ban on texting while driving didn’t actually do much — and may have caused harm

    By Daniel Walters

Comment

Culture

Food

Music

  • No Fiddling Around

    The Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival reminds us that the violin is alive and well in the Spokane area

    By Laura Johnson

  • Youth Group

    Idaho band The Ongoing Concept is called up to the major leagues

    By Leah Sottile

Film

Downton Abbey @ Panida Theater

Sat., Nov. 16, 12-2 p.m.
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