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Spokane is the seat of Spokane County. It is located on the Spokane River and is crossed by Interstate 90.

Early settlers quickly spread the word that a trip to Spokane House meant warm hospitality as well as profitable business dealings. The little trading post, erected in 1810, was the Pacific Northwest's first non-Native American habitation. Spokane became the state's second-largest city while retaining its pioneer spirit.

Today Spokane, population 195,629, is the major urban center and cultural hub of the Inland Northwest, a sprawling lumber, mining and farming area comprising of eastern Washington, northern Idaho, and western Montana.

Fairchild Air Force Base is one of the city's largest employers. Gonzaga University calls Spokane home. Points of interest include Riverside State Park, the site of Spokane House; and the Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture.

Spokane is part of the Spokane, WA metro area.

Fairfield Inn By Marriott Spokane | Prudential Crane Realty Real Estate Scho | Silver Collector Car Auction |
Airports Spokane International Airport |
Art Events in Washington Jundt Art Museum | World Of Massage Museum | BLM Spokane Office | Manito Park Gardens | Riverfront Park |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Hannah's Garden Inn |
WestCoast Hotels Cavanaughs River Inn |
Education Washington State University |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Rockwood Bakery | Holy Family Hospital |
History North Spokane Farm Museum | Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture | St. Joseph's Catholic Church |
Motels, Hotels, and Resorts Shangri-La Motel | Trade Winds Motel | WestCoast Hotels |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Brighton Court Assisted Living Community | Roger Crane Realtor | Sue Melcher Realtor | TG Properties | Tomlinson Black North |
Shopping American Unfinished Furniture | Book & Game Company | Clarke & Stone Book Company | Spokane Farmers Market | Worthington Fine Antiques and Estate Sales |
Health Resorts and Spas Creative Touch |
Sports and Sporting Events Spokane Bicycle Club | Arbor Crest Vineyard | Wyvern Winery |
Washington State Parks Riverside State Park |

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