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Tracy Simmons

Tracy Simmons is an award-winning journalist specializing in religion reporting and digital entrepreneurship. In her approximate 20 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti. Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas, Connecticut and Washington. She is the executive director of FāVS.News, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Washington. She also writes for The Spokesman-Review and national publications. She is a Scholarly Assistant Professor of Journalism at Washington State University.

POLL: Have you voted yet?

Spokane County elections are underway. Have you sent in your ballot yet?

BRIEF: Can we afford the death penalty?

On Nov. 2 at 6:30 p.m., five panelists will gather at Gonzaga University for a forum titled, "Can we afford the death penalty? The Loss of Compassion is too Costly."

First Covenant Church

Pastor Rob Bryceson created a prayer room at First Covenant Church.

Memorial for Tom Foley to be held in Spokane

A memorial for Tom Foley, former speaker of the House will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 1 at St. Aloysius Church, 330 E. Boone Ave.

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"I’m interested in finding ways to allow people to have and to share an experience of God instead of just talking about God." - Sara...

Putting church in action

Bishop James E. Waggoner said clergy discussed how their activities during worship translate into daily action. “What we do when we come together and what we say when we worship, how is that carried forward into our lives and the way we function in the world?,” he said.

POLL: Which social media sites do you use?

We want to know what social media site you're on so we can serve you better.

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