Events

Senator Murray, other U.S. Senators speak on International Workers' Day

SEATTLE, Wash. -- U.S. Senator Patty Murray, Chair of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, issued the following statement on International Workers' Day: “Washington state’s workers—including immigrant workers—are the backbone of our economy. They are what keeps our…

PHOTOS: Bloomsday 2022

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The 46th annual Bloomsday run was a great success this year, with more than 25,000 participants running or walking through Spokane's scenic route! Check out some of the sights from this year's event! READ: Send us…

Check out the 2022 Bloomsday finisher shirt

SPOKANE, Wash. -- This year's Bloomsday finisher t-shirt has been revealed, and many have already received theirs for crossing the finish line! 4 News Now's Aaron Luna and Alex Crescenti showed off their coral-colored shirts after finishing the race. The…

Congratulations to the winners of Bloomsday 2022!

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The 46th annual Bloomsday race is underway, and the winners in each category have already crossed the finish line! Here are your winners from this year's Lilac Bloomsday Run: Elite Women Wheelchair Race: Susannah Scaroni (Urbana, IL), 31:18…

Where to celebrate Arbor Day in the Inland Northwest

SPOKANE, Wash. -- April 29 marks the 50th anniversary of Arbor Day, a national holiday to recognize the importance of trees. The Inland Northwest isn't the type of region to shy away from it's love of trees, so there are…

Fly high at the Hayden Kite Festival this weekend

HAYDEN, Idaho -- Get ready to hold your kite high at the annual Hayden Kite Festival this weekend! The event features many kite kite flyers and different kite designs from across the Inland Northwest. There will be several kite competitions,…

Spokane Symphony holds launch party for 77th season

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Spokane Symphony just announced its 77th season and held a party to celebrate. The symphony's newest season starts in September 2022. The orchestra also announced that its music director, James Lowe, has extended his contract through…

First-ever Construction Trades Expo set for April 29

The first-ever Construction Trades Expo kicks off in Spokane next week! The expo is free for all ages and invites the community to gain some hands-on construction experience. Attendees will have the opportunity to operate heavy machinery (including bulldozers and excavators), use power tools, and learn about the construction industry.

Chris Matthews to speak at Tom Foley documentary premiere

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Political commentator and TV personality Chris Matthews will speak at the premiere of a new documentary film about the Spokane-born legislator Thomas S. Foley. Matthews, a best-selling author and former host of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” narrated the documentary…