Lime scoots are back, China raises tariffs again in dispute, and other headlines


The documentary Dammed to Extinction, which explores helping Puget Sound's Southern Resident killer whales by breaching four Snake River dams, will come to Spokane for a free screening Thursday night. Hear what the director had to say ahead of the show.

ARTS & CULTURE: Miss School of Rock while it was in town? Read Nathan Weinbender's review to see what it was like.

Lime is back — Scoot scoot!
Ready to lose your mind feeling the wind in your face? You're in luck, because Lime bikes and scooters are back this week, but there are some new rules, like don't scoot on the sidewalk if you're downtown. (KXLY)

A prestigious beard
Coeur d'Alene couple Katy and Ricardo Osuna were awarded a James Beard Award for their culinary podcast Copper and Heat, the Coeur d'Alene Press reports.

No end in sight for China fight
Instead of solving a trade dispute with China, the Trump administration's stance has escalated it, with China responding by raising already punishing tariffs on some U.S. goods from 10 percent to up to 25 percent, the New York Times reports.

Learn it all over again
On Tuesday, Spokane Falls Boulevard will reopen, which means another change to traffic flow where Lincoln meets the downtown library and River Park Square, the Spokesman-Review reports. 

The Rum Rebellion: Prohibition in North Idaho @ Museum of North Idaho

Through Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
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Samantha Wohlfeil

Samantha Wohlfeil covers the environment, rural communities and cultural issues for the Inlander. Since joining the paper in 2017, she's reported how the weeks after getting out of prison can be deadly, how some terminally ill Eastern Washington patients have struggled to access lethal medication, and other sensitive...