bloomsday http://nwpr.org en Boston Marathon Runner Races Again In Spokane http://nwpr.org/post/boston-marathon-runner-races-again-spokane <p>Three weeks after the Boston bombings, one of the iconic figures of that tragedy was racing again in Spokane. Bill Iffrig of Lake Stevens, Wash., joined more than 50-thousand runners on Sunday for the Bloomsday Run. You might remember the images of Iffrig on the ground immediately following a blast at the Boston marathon. Jessica Robinson has this story.</p><p> Mon, 06 May 2013 13:14:07 +0000 Jessica Robinson 27036 at http://nwpr.org Boston Marathon Runner Races Again In Spokane Law Enforcement Ready for Spokane's Bloomsday http://nwpr.org/post/law-enforcement-ready-spokanes-bloomsday <p>Law enforcement officials say they have increased the level of security for this year’s Bloomsday race in Spokane. More than 50,000 people participate in the 12-K run. Paige Browning reports.</p><p> Wed, 01 May 2013 14:04:53 +0000 Paige Browning 26791 at http://nwpr.org Boston Bombing Prompts Concerns About Upcoming Spokane Race http://nwpr.org/post/boston-bombing-prompts-concerns-about-upcoming-spokane-race <p>The Spokane police chief says there will be an increased police presence at the Bloomsday race this year, following the bombing Monday at the Boston marathon.</p><p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 23:09:00 +0000 Steve Jackson 26016 at http://nwpr.org Boston Bombing Prompts Concerns About Upcoming Spokane Race