Woodward to join council meeting Monday, Iran won't honor 2015 nuclear deal anymore, and other headlines


Spokane-designed Solace, an app to provide resources on transition for the trans community, is now available for download.

MUSIC: Christian artist Amy Grant will play at the First Interstate Center for the Arts in April.


Iran says nuclear deal is off

This weekend, in response to the killing of its top general by the United States, Iran announced it won't abide by a 2015 nuclear agreement anymore, the New York Times reports. 

Mayor Woodward to join City Council for Monday meeting
To help forge a new, better relationship with Spokane City Council than the previous mayor, Nadine Woodward plans to attend Monday's council meeting, give some remarks, and listen to the public comment, the Spokesman-Review reports.

Questions raised about Iranian-American border detentions in Washington
While Customs and Border Protection said it was not by policy detaining Iranian-Americans as they entered Washington from Canada at the Blaine crossing this weekend, the Washington chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations said as many as 60 were detained over the weekend, KXLY reports.

Spokane could write off old utility fees
The city could write off about $450,000 in unpaid utilities and late fees from 1999 to 2013 as it plans to upgrade its payment system, the Spokesman reports. 

Northwest Winterfest @ Spokane County Fair & Expo Center

Through Jan. 2, 2022, 5-9 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...