The last days of Restaurant Week, city concerns about homeless services department, and other headlines

click to enlarge The steak entree at Max at the Mirabeau for Restaurant Week - DANIEL WALTERS PHOTO
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The steak entree at Max at the Mirabeau for Restaurant Week

The amazing secret Fleur de Sel dish that isn't a part of Restaurant Week but you should get anyway. (Restaurant Week ends on Saturday, Feb. 29.)

FOOD: In Braise of Latah Bistro's Oxtails.


Inspecting the Jewels
After a storm of controversy last year over homeless shelter contracts — including those concerning Jewels Helping Hands and the Guardians Foundation — the Woodward administration is going to conduct a "fact-finding review" into Community Health and Human Services operations. (Spokesman-Review

Coronavirus fever! Catch it!
A Q&A about the virulent virus that's just so hot right now. (Spokesman-Review)

Down with the sickness
As coronavirus spreads, the stock market plunges like it hasn't since the end of the recession. (New York Times)

Misogynistic Mayors Against Mothers
Does Mike Bloomberg hate your mom? (New York Times)

Let the finger-pointing begin
Who conservative pundits are blaming amid the coronavirus outbreak. (Washington Post)

You can have a little moon, as a treat

Times are pretty bad right now, so why not take advantage of the tiny bonus moon the Earth picked up while it's still hanging around. (The Atlantic)

Coeur d'Alene Street Fair @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene

Fri., July 30, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sat., July 31, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 1, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
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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...