About Cowles Publishing Company

Cowles Publishing Company owns and operates The Spokesman-Review , a daily newspaper serving Spokane, Washington. Its other holdings include a handful of television stations affiliated with NBC serving audiences in three Washington markets, as well as a CBS affiliate in serving Santa Barbara, California. In addition, Cowles Publishing owns newsprint manufacturer Inland Empire Paper Company. The family-owned holding company also has interests in financial services, insurance, and real estate. William H. Cowles launched The Spokesman-Review in 1894.

Cowles Publishing Company

999 W Riverside Ave
Spokane, WA 99201-1005
Phone: 1 (509) 459-5000
Fax: 1 (509) 459-5481


  • Employer Type: Private
  • Copy Editor: Kaitlin Schmidt
  • Editorial Assistant: Erik Solberg
  • Employees: 850

Major Office Locations

  • Spokane, WA