Students plan climate demonstrations, Trump resumes peace talks with Taliban, and other headlines


ARTS & CULTURE: Tina! Napoleon is totally coming to Spokane next year. Yusssss!

FOOD: What the pho is for dinner this winter?


Man arrested on suspicion of leaving injured friends at crash
Police arrested a man they say left the scene of a car crash that injured two of his friends, leaving one with life-threatening injuries, the Spokesman-Review reports.

Resilience in everything
WSU defender Cosmos Kwete escaped a life of violence in the Congo for life in a refugee camp, and later for a new life in the US. Now in Pullman, he aspires to not only play great ball games, but learn to engineer solutions some day for his home country, KXLY reports.

Trump makes surprise Afghanistan visit, restarts Taliban talks
In an unannounced Thanksgiving trip, President Donald Trump visited troops in Afghanistan, and restarted peace talks with the Taliban, CNN reports.

Climate protests staged globally
While many Americans clambered to stores to get the best deals on cheap gifts, students and workers around the world called for climate action, Reuters reports.

Spokane Valley 20th Anniversary Incorporation Celebration @ CenterPlace Regional Event Center

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About The Author

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...