Issue of

May 4-10, 2017

 Digital Edition

News

  • Boom Town

    Facing fears of a potential oil train explosion devastating Spokane, activists and politicians pursue a series of long-shot gambits to prevent disaster

    By Daniel Walters and Samantha Wohlfeil

  • Usual Suspects

    With politically connected conservatives eyeing promotions, things could get interesting in the local GOP ranks

    By Mitch Ryals

  • Snowball's in Their Court

    Will the state Supreme Court weigh in on proposed expansion at Mt. Spokane? Plus, vetoes by Inslee and Otter

  • When New Technology Fails

    Washington's plan for a better community college software system is falling apart; can it be salvaged?

    By Wilson Criscione

  • Here's the Rub

    Cannabis ointments might be the cure for what ails you

    By Mike Bookey

Comment

Culture

Food

Music

  • Gang of Four

    Spokane punk rockers Big Yuck Mouth are playing shows again, 30 years after they first formed

    By Nathan Weinbender

  • Time to Listen

    Canada's Current Swell expands their sound and works through grief on their latest record

    By Nathan Weinbender

Film

  • Still Hooked on a Feeling

    It's more of the same, but the second Guardians of the Galaxy film is just as irrepressibly entertaining as its predecessor

    By Seth Sommerfeld

  • Weak Signal

    The Circle not only forgets it's supposed to be a paranoid thriller, it completely misses its own point

    By Nathan Weinbender

21st Annual Small Artworks Invitational @ Art Spirit Gallery

Wednesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Jan. 5
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