AAA Washington collecting donations for federal airport employees

AAA Washington announced today that they are collecting non-perishable food items and $20 gift cards for grocery stores, gas stations, restaurants and online retail stores for federal airport employees working without paychecks. The company says they have partnered with local airports to set up donations.

Blood shortage concerns local blood centers

Spokane's blood center is among those across the country being impacted by severe drops in donation during the winter months. These drops have been attributed to the challenges of cold and flu season, increased travel, as well as frigid weather in certain parts of the country.

WSU raised over $145 million in 2018

Private individuals and organizations gave Washington State University just over $145 million during fiscal year 2018, making the year the third highest in the school's history.