Harassment complaint triggered statue moves, Boris Johnson crushes UK elections and other headlines

click to enlarge This nude sculpture caused a stir at City Hall last year - SCULPTURE BY STEPHANIE DISHNO
Sculpture by Stephanie Dishno
This nude sculpture caused a stir at City Hall last year

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Stone Cold
An Inlander records request uncovers a 2018 harassment complaint — against a statue in City Hall.

America's Next Top Breean Beggs
Who's the lucky South Hill resident who will fill Breean Beggs open city council seat? Will it be former Spokane County Democratic Chair Andrew Biviano? Outgoing Mayor David Condon??? Probably not Ben Stuckart.


Lookie, Lookie, Who's Got Cookie
Chef Ricky Webster wins Christmas Cookie Matchup.

IN OTHER NEWS

Cop Out
The police officer charged with rape has been laid off from the police department. (Spokesman-Review)

Boundary issues

The borders of Spokane Valley and Liberty Lake high schools are under review. (Spokesman-Review)

Star Wars: Revenge of the Spliff

Star Wars
trademark-infringing weed strains are more popular than ever. (Spokesman-Review)

A Chorus for Boris
Jeremy Corbyn, accused of anti-Semitism, drags down the Labour party, resulting in a big win for Conservatives in the UK — and for Brexit (Washington Post)


The Impeach Harvest
Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee advance two articles of impeachment. (New York Times)

Treating Baumbach Characters
A marriage therapist speaks about what he'd tell the characters in Marriage Story. (The Atlantic)

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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...