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Another Green Monday: KYRS pledge drive is fast approaching October 6th-October 12th

It’s hard to believe, but Bart Mihailovich and I have been doing our weekly KYRS radio show for almost two years. It’s been a wonderful experience, and we look forward to many more years to come! As I’m sure you’ve heard, our Fall On-Air Fund Drive wi
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Another Green Monday: Sun People Dry Goods Celebrates One Year Anniversary On Saturday, December 3rd

                              Sun People Dry Goods Company is excited to celebrate their first anniversary as a locally-owned, independent retailer in Spokane. The community is invited to join in the celeb
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Another Green Monday: Greensumption

It’s a strange thing when you find something from the past that’s every bit as relevant now as it was when it originated – it really makes you put time into perspective.  2007 seems like ages ago, and our world today is certainly a lot different than it was then
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Another Green Monday: Are you a pedestrian?

Everybody is a pedestrian – at some point in your journey, whether walking several miles, a few blocks to the bus stop, or even to a parking space. And there’s a lot of movement afoot- pun intended – to make things better for pedestrians in Spokane. The Vulnerable Us
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Friday Quote: Another approach to Black Friday

There are some pretty good deals on Black Friday. That's partly why, and partly because, it's the biggest shopping day of the year—when Americans writ large head to major retail outlets, stand in line for hours, and take home more stuff and more debt. Retailers go from &
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Another Green Monday: Sustainable September kick-off luncheon on Thursday

Sustainable September Spokane opens with the kick-off luncheon to celebrate and launch the events of the month-long festival. This third annual celebration will highlight several different members of the Spokane business community as they talk about the different ways they have worked
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Another Green Monday: Summer Parkways

Does it feel like summer is approaching? Well, I can't think of a better way to start the season than Summer Parkways, which kicks off on Friday, June 22nd from 6-9pm in the Comstock Neighborhood. The idea is based off ciclovías – Spanish for “cycle way” o
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Another Green Monday: Sign up for team Down To Earth at the Spokane River Clean-Up on Saturday!

One of the most beloved community events, the 9th Annual Spokane Spokane River Clean-Up is this Saturday, October 1st. We need team leaders and registrants. Last year over 800 people volunteered and the final count was nearly 6 tons of trash collected (11,982
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Another Green Monday: Join us for the "Coal Hard Truth" on Thursday

This Thursday evening, you are invited to learn about the impacts of coal exports trains on our community. The Power Past Coal Coalition, a coalition of more than 50 organizations, including the Sierra Club, Climate Solutions, Spokane Riverkeeper and The Lands Council, is sponsoring t
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Another Green Monday: Spokane City Council votes on Complete Streets tonight

Tonight's the night. After the Spokane Planning Commission voted unanimously to recommend adoption of the complete streets ordinance, Spokane City Council will vote at 6pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 808 W. Spokane Falls Boulevard.   The grassroots support
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