Events

The Weeknd set to perform at Spokane Arena next year

SPOKANE, Wash. — This year’s Super Bowl halftime start, The Weeknd announced he will perform at the Spokane Arena in April 2022. The performer’s After Hours World Tour is the first world tour announced for 2022 and the first concert…

More than 30,000 pounds of food being given away in Pasco this weekend

PASCO, Wash. -- Thousands of pounds of food will be distributed at New Beginnings Christian Community Church in Pasco on Saturday. Volunteers plan to distribute more than 30,000 pounds of food during a drive-thru event. No documentation is required. Everyone…

Breakdancing to make its Olympic debut at Paris 2024

(CNN) -- Breaking -- elite breakdancing -- will make its Olympics debut at Paris 2024, officials announced Monday. It will be the first DanceSport event to appear at an Olympic Games, having been staged at the Youth Olympics in Buenos…

With red carpets rolled up, the Oscar race goes virtual

This year, Hollywood's awards season is operating in a strange COVID-19 vacuum with only a whiff of the stuff it thrives on: buzz. Oscar season is pushing ahead, despite the pandemic and a year where most of the biggest releases were postponed. The timetable has shifted two months. The Academy Awards are to be held April 25. Awards season, such as it is, has gone virtual. The Oscar race will Zoomed. The pandemic also has undoubtedly reshuffled the usual kinds of movies in the race. Many of the films that might have been among the favorites have been postponed. That’s left open positions for smaller films that might have had to fight harder for the spotlight.

UW-Cal football game canceled due to COVID-19 case

SEATTLE, Wash. --- Well Husky fans, you'll have to wait a little longer before seeing this year's football team in action. The season opening game is officially canceled between the Washington Huskies and the California Golden Bears due to COVID-19.…

Audition for American Idol from home starting this week

This year, because of COVID-19, "American Idol" auditions are going virtual with “Idol Across America,” a virtual nationwide search for talent. The search is underway. Each area of the country gets its own audition day. For Washington and Oregon, that…