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Professional and semi-professional sports teams include the Spokane Indians in Minor League Baseball and Spokane Chiefs in junior ice hockey. Two African-American churches, Calvary Baptist and Bethel African Methodist Episcopal, were founded in 1890.

As of 2010, Spokane's only major daily newspaper, The Spokesman-Review, had a daily circulation of over 76,000. After the arrival of the Northern Pacific, Union Pacific, Great Northern, and Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Control of regional mines and resources became increasingly dominated by national corporations rather than local people and organizations, diverting capital outside of Spokane and decreasing growth and investment opportunities in the city.

Gonzaga University was established in 1887 by the Jesuits, and the private Presbyterian Whitworth University opened three years later in north Spokane. Eventually the winds and the fire died down; 32 blocks of Spokane's downtown core had been destroyed and one person killed. Stratton, "From the late 1890s to about 1912, a great flurry of construction created a modern urban profile of office buildings, banks, department stores, hotels and other commercial institutions" which stretched from the Spokane River to the site of the Northern Pacific railroad tracks below the South Hill.

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David Thompson explored the area with the westward expansion and establishment of the North West Company's Spokane House in 1810.

This trading post was the first long-term European settlement in Washington.

After the last campaign of the Yakima Indian War, the Coeur d'Alene War of 1858 was brought to a close by the actions of Col. Rail freight rates were much higher in Spokane than the rates in coastal seaport cities such as Seattle and Portland, so much so that Minneapolis merchants could ship goods first to Seattle and then back to Spokane for less than shipping directly to Spokane, even though the rail line ran through Spokane on the way to the coast.

George Wright, who won decisive victories against a confederation of tribes in engagements at the battles of Four Lakes and Spokane Plains. Scranton, cattle ranchers who squatted and established a claim at Spokane Falls in 1871. Initially, the Palouse was thought to unsuitable for wheat production due to the hilly terrain, believing wheat could not be cultivated on the tops of the hills, but the region showed great promise for wheat production when it began in the late 1850s in part due to the hilltops.

The city also features Riverfront and Manito parks, the Smithsonian-affiliated Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, the Davenport Hotel, and the Fox and Bing Crosby theaters. and destroyed the city's downtown commercial district.

The Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Spokane, and the city is also the center of the Mormon Spokane Washington Temple District. John the Evangelist represents the Anglican community. In a desperate bid to starve the fire, firefighters began razing buildings with dynamite.

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Completion of the Northern Pacific Railway in 1881 brought settlers to the Spokane area.

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