YWCA Spokane awarded federal loan at crucial time

Spokane County has the highest rates of domestic violence in the state and advocates worry things will only get worse the longer we are asked to stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19. That's why they say a federal loan from the Paycheck Protection Program could not have come at a more important time.

Local YMCA reflects on Paul Allen's generosity

He was one of the Northwest's most influential businessmen and philanthropists - best known as the co-founder of Microsoft and the owner of the Seattle Seahawks. Some in Spokane are remembering billionaire Paul Allen for another reason - his generosity.