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  1. News BriefsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | Cheney Free Press

    According to a Washington State Patrol press release, at approximately 12:05 a.m. Feb. 7, a black, 2005 Volvo S60 driven by 19-year-old Maria A. Kudrya of Spokane was westbound on I-90 at a high rate of speed when she swerved into the median to avoid a collision with another vehicle. The Volvo crossed the median and entered the eastbound lane where it struck a white, 2016 Ford Econoline van driven by 20-year-old Caden D. Rodgers, also of Spokane, in the inside lane.

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  2. Singer Julia Keefe performs with Spokane Jazz Orchestra during homecoming show - Thu, 30 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Spokane singer Julia Keefe, now attending grad school in New York, will perform with the Spokane Jazz Orchestra at the Bing Crosby Theater on Saturday. She has competed in, won and been a featured performer at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival at the University of Idaho, opened for the likes of Esperanza Spalding and Tony Bennett, taught jazz voice at Gonzaga University, performed a tribute to American Indian jazz singer Mildred Bailey and, as a member of the Nez Perce Tribe, helped create the One Heart Native Arts and Film Festival.

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  3. Cheney native Adam Brock adds musical talent to Greta Gerwig's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... appearance in the film and wrote the song the band performs in that scene. "Lady Bird," which opened Wednesday in Spokane, stars Saoirse Ronan as Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson and Laurie Metcalf as her mother, Marion McPherson. Chalamet plays Kyle ...

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  4. Lean YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Rick Alverson has directed films such as the Tim Heidecker-starring The Comedy and the Neil Hamburger-starring Entertainment ; directed music videos for Angel Olsen, Sharon Van Etten, Bonnie "Prince" Billy, Strand of Oaks, and others; he also played in the Jagjaguwar-signed 2000s-era band Spokane . He now has another musical project, Lean Year , a collaboration with singer Emilie Rex .

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  5. Lean Year's 'Come And See' Wades In The Water Of The PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... a far-away intimacy. Lean Year is a new Richmond duo from Emilie Rex and Rick Alverson, who led the slowcore band Spokane in the early 2000s ( The Proud Graduates is worth visiting or revisiting - it's a personal favorite). Alverson left music to ...

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  6. Lean Year's 'Come And See' Wades In The Water Of The PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... a far-away intimacy. Lean Year is a new Richmond duo from Emilie Rex and Rick Alverson, who led the slowcore band Spokane in the early 2000s ( The Proud Graduates is worth visiting or revisiting - it's a personal favorite). Alverson left music to ...

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  7. Lean Year - "Come And See"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Stereogum

    Lean Year is the new project of singer Emilie Rex and Rick Alverson. It's a step into a new life for Rex, who previously worked in academia, and a return for Alverson, who once played in the band Spokane but has spent the last 10 years working as a filmmaker.

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  8. Then and now: Construction, redesign of Riverfront Park - Mon, 24 Jul 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    In the early 1960s, business and city leaders believed that Spokane needed something to bring it out of its funk. The economy was stagnant.

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  9. Garageland gets out of the vintage and vinyl business - Wed, 19 Jul 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    JJ Wandler, shown in this November 2015 file photo, is the owner of Garageland at 230 W. Riverside Ave. The business - part restaurant, part bar, part vintage and part record store - is scaling back to focus on food and beverages. Garageland, the store in downtown Spokane, is getting out of the record business.

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