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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Gov. Brown seeks disaster declaration for crab industryRelated Stories SAN FRANCISCO (BCN/KTVU) - As it remains uncertain whether thi
Gov. Brown seeks disaster declaration for crab industry
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 hours ago
Related Stories SAN FRANCISCO (BCN/KTVU) - As it remains uncertain whether this winter's Dungeness crab season will ever open for most of California, Gov. Jerry Brown today asked the federal government to declare a commercial fisheries... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon House bill on removing gray wolf from endangered list advancesSALEM, Ore. — A bill that would uphold the state’s contentious decision last ye
Oregon House bill on removing gray wolf from endangered list advances
The Columbian / Posted 9 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. — A bill that would uphold the state’s contentious decision last year to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list gained traction in the Legislature on Tuesday. Ratifying the decision in state law could stop a lawsuit by... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane Valley police searching for missing woman SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Police are searching for a woman who w
Spokane Valley police searching for missing woman
KHQ Spokane / Posted 10 hours ago
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Police are searching for a woman who was last seen Monday evening when she reportedly boarded an STA bus with... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Proposed fire stations get second chanceWhere is the Truth: Investigating Silver Valley teen deathsWhere is the Truth:
Proposed fire stations get second chance
KHQ Spokane / Posted 10 hours ago
Where is the Truth: Investigating Silver Valley teen deathsWhere is the Truth: Investigating Silver Valley teen deaths SHOSHONE COUNTY, Idaho - Three Silver Valley teenagers are dead. Their families and the former deputy coroner suspect foul play.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Trump, Sanders win presidential primaries in New HampshireSpokane Valley police searching for missing womanSpokane Valley police searchin
Trump, Sanders win presidential primaries in New Hampshire
KHQ Spokane / Posted 10 hours ago
Spokane Valley police searching for missing womanSpokane Valley police searching for missing woman SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Police are searching for a woman who was last seen Monday evening when she reportedly boarded an STA bus with... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Department of Health OKs new psych hospital in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - State Department of Health officials have approved the
Department of Health OKs new psych hospital in Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - State Department of Health officials have approved the construction of a 100-bed psychiatric hospital in Spokane. The... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Warm weather gets windstorm roofers back to workDepartment of Health OKs new psych hospital in SpokaneDepartment of Health OKs
Warm weather gets windstorm roofers back to work
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
Department of Health OKs new psych hospital in SpokaneDepartment of Health OKs new psych hospital in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - State Department of Health officials have approved the construction of a 100-bed psychiatric hospital in Spokane. The... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Idaho lawmaker panel backs ban on local minimum wage hikesDepartment of Health OKs new psych hospital in SpokaneDepartment of Health OKs
Idaho lawmaker panel backs ban on local minimum wage hikes
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
Department of Health OKs new psych hospital in SpokaneDepartment of Health OKs new psych hospital in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - State Department of Health officials have approved the construction of a 100-bed psychiatric hospital in Spokane. The... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Mountain lion found in backyard of California homeA mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in
Mountain lion found in backyard of California home
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 12 hours ago
A mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in a backyard in Fillmore by members of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office said someone called them about 3:30 p.m. to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man convicted of manslaughter for stabbing hammer-wielding man SPOKANE, Wash. - The man who fatally stabbed a man armed with a hammer has be
Man convicted of manslaughter for stabbing hammer-wielding man
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 hours ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - The man who fatally stabbed a man armed with a hammer has been convicted of first degree manslaughter.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) - Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region
KHQ Spokane / Posted 13 hours ago
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) - Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have joined forces to kill wolves in... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Data breach affects 91,000 Washington Medicaid clientsWildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho regionWildlife officials to k
Data breach affects 91,000 Washington Medicaid clients
KHQ Spokane / Posted 13 hours ago
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho regionWildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) - Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have joined forces to kill wolves in... Read more
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ABC Montana
Amazon's Top 20 'Most Romantic Cities' includes four from WashingtonWildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho regionWildlife officials to k
Amazon's Top 20 'Most Romantic Cities' includes four from Washington
ABC Montana / Posted 13 hours ago
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho regionWildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) - Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have joined forces to kill wolves in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
State drops idea of RV park, cabins near I-90 wildlife crossingsThe state Parks Department has scuttled its idea to offer its property at Cryst
State drops idea of RV park, cabins near I-90 wildlife crossings
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 hours ago
The state Parks Department has scuttled its idea to offer its property at Crystal Springs for private development after agencies and conservation groups protested that it could undermine the success of wildlife crossings along Interstate 90. “We... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho regionFederal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have joined forces to kill wolves in the Clearwater Region for the third year in a row. The Lewiston Tribune reports that elk herds have been struggling in the remote country... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Mountain lion found in backyard of California homeA mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in
Mountain lion found in backyard of California home
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
A mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in a backyard in Fillmore by members of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office said someone called them about 3:30 p.m. to... Read more
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The Columbian
Single day of smelt season nets more than 160 violationsLONGVIEW — Though this year’s smelt fishing season was only one-day long, dippe
Single day of smelt season nets more than 160 violations
The Columbian / Posted 17 hours ago
LONGVIEW — Though this year’s smelt fishing season was only one-day long, dippers netted more than 160 violations. The Longview Daily News reports that smelt season opened and closed Saturday. During the day 68 people were cited for exceeding the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Mountain lion found in backyard of California homeA mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in
Mountain lion found in backyard of California home
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 17 hours ago
A mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in a backyard in Fillmore by members of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office said someone called them about 3:30 p.m. to... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Mountain lion found in backyard of California homeA mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in
Mountain lion found in backyard of California home
Naples Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
A mountain lion was taken back to the wild Monday after it was tranquilized in a backyard in Fillmore by members of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office said someone called them about 3:30 p.m. to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Single day of smelt season nets more than 160 violationsLONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) - Though this year's smelt fishing season was only one-day
Single day of smelt season nets more than 160 violations
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) - Though this year's smelt fishing season was only one-day long, dippers netted more than 160 violations. The Longview Daily News reports (http://goo.gl/AVJgh4 ) that smelt season opened and closed Saturday. During the day 68... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho regionLEWISTON, Idaho -- Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and G
Wildlife officials to kill wolves in remote Idaho region
KTVB Boise / Posted 18 hours ago
LEWISTON, Idaho -- Federal wildlife services and Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials have joined forces to kill wolves in the Clearwater Region for the third year in a row. The Lewiston Tribune reports that elk herds have been struggling in... Read more
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Marshall County Tribune-Courier
Luring in tourism dollars -Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Kentucky Lake Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Director Randy Newcomb said when he sees a bass boat in Marshall County he sees dollar signs. “They...Kentucky Lake Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Director Randy Newcomb said when
Luring in tourism dollars -Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Kentucky Lake Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Director Randy Newcomb said when he sees a bass boat in Marshall County he sees dollar signs. “They...
Marshall County Tribune-Courier / Posted 19 hours ago
Kentucky Lake Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Director Randy Newcomb said when he sees a bass boat in Marshall County he sees dollar signs. “They (the fishermen) spend money. They stay in our hotels and resorts, they eat, they fill up their boats... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
4 things to know for February 9New Hampshire: Three communities have already turned out in the New Hampshire p
4 things to know for February 9
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 21 hours ago
New Hampshire: Three communities have already turned out in the New Hampshire primary. Only nine votes were cast in the historic Dixville Notch. John Kasich won among Republicans, three votes to Donald Trump's two. And for the Democrats, Bernie... Read more
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The Columbian
Bonneville Dam fish count 02/09Thursday — 1 adult spring chinook, 4 steelhead. Friday — 10 steelhead. Saturday
Bonneville Dam fish count 02/09
The Columbian / Posted 22 hours ago
Thursday — 1 adult spring chinook, 4 steelhead. Friday — 10 steelhead. Saturday — 13 steelhead. Sunday and Monday counts not yet available. Streamflow Monday was 125,000 cubic feet per second. Water temperature was 41.6 degrees. A spring chinook... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Idaho to Renew Aerial Wolf Slaughter Ignoring recent research indicating Idaho officials could be overestimating t
Idaho to Renew Aerial Wolf Slaughter
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 22 hours ago
Ignoring recent research indicating Idaho officials could be overestimating the state's wolf population, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services announced plans Monday to allow gunners in... Read more
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The Columbian
Studies aim to restore habitat of imperiled Northwest fishBOISE, Idaho — Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than a doz
Studies aim to restore habitat of imperiled Northwest fish
The Columbian / Posted 23 hours ago
BOISE, Idaho — Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than a dozen watersheds to develop templates on habitat restoration that could be used in similar streams to bolster struggling fish populations. The federal government lists 28... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Coyotes behind recent Ponderosa neighborhood deer killsResidents in the Ponderosa neighborhood in Spokane Valley expressed concern aft
Coyotes behind recent Ponderosa neighborhood deer kills
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
Residents in the Ponderosa neighborhood in Spokane Valley expressed concern after seeing half-eaten deer in the area, worried a cougar had left the deer in their backyards. Now it appears a more common animal may be to blame. According to the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Wildlife Animals Found Shot In The Santa Ynez ValleyAuthorities in the Santa Ynez Valley are investigating a bizarre case of possib
Wildlife Animals Found Shot In The Santa Ynez Valley
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
Authorities in the Santa Ynez Valley are investigating a bizarre case of possible animal cruelty. Two people found several dead animals wrapped in plastic bags on Saturday night. They include a red-tailed hawk, two grey-horned owls, a sharp-shinned... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Studies aim to restore habitat of imperiled Northwest fishBOISE, Idaho (AP) - Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than
Studies aim to restore habitat of imperiled Northwest fish
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than a dozen watersheds to develop templates on habitat restoration that could be used in similar streams to bolster struggling fish populations. The federal government lists... Read more
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Salon.com
Studies aim to restore habitat of imperiled Northwest fishBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than
Studies aim to restore habitat of imperiled Northwest fish
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than a dozen watersheds to develop templates on habitat restoration that could be used in similar streams to bolster struggling fish populations. The federal government lists... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Paulina Lake Lodge owners sue ODFW over flooding | News - Home A male driver was thrown and killed and several passengers suff
Paulina Lake Lodge owners sue ODFW over flooding
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
| News - Home A male driver was thrown and killed and several passengers suffered non-life-threatening injuries Monday morning in the crash of their van off an icy stretch of U.S. Highway 20E about 55... Read more
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Alaska Public
About UsAlaska Public Media harnesses the power of multiple media platforms to make a m
About Us
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
Alaska Public Media harnesses the power of multiple media platforms to make a more informed and connected life possible for all Alaskans. Alaska Public Media produces and presents news and content that provides lifelong learning opportunities... Read more
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OregonLive.com
State agency caused Paulina Lake flood, lawsuit allegesBEND — The owners of a lodge along Paulina Lake in central Oregon have filed a
State agency caused Paulina Lake flood, lawsuit alleges
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
BEND — The owners of a lodge along Paulina Lake in central Oregon have filed a lawsuit against the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, saying an agency-maintained fish screen triggered destructive flooding. According to the lawsuit, fish screens... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Update on Paiute TroutFor 50 years I have been both fascinated and concerned about a beautiful and ex
Update on Paiute Trout
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
For 50 years I have been both fascinated and concerned about a beautiful and extremely rare little purple trout, the Paiute Cutthroat Trout, (Salmo Clarki Seleniris). Paiutes could well be the rarest trout in the world. They are so rare because they... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Leadership dispute rekindles coastline conflictThere’s a new skirmish in California’s perpetual – and perpetually hyperbolic –
Leadership dispute rekindles coastline conflict
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
There’s a new skirmish in California’s perpetual – and perpetually hyperbolic – conflict over development along the state’s 1,000-mile-long coastline. Environmental groups are in a dither over reports that a majority of the 12-member California... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Spokane Valley man warns neighbors about predator hunting in the areaA Spokane Valley man is on high alert for dangerous predators in his neighborho
Spokane Valley man warns neighbors about predator hunting in the area
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
A Spokane Valley man is on high alert for dangerous predators in his neighborhood after finding a dead deer in his backyard. Leonard Gross made the discovery on Sunday morning at his home near 44th and Shafer Road. “When I raised the blinds at... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
A look at restoring wild salmon runs on the Columbia RiverSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The hope of restoring wild salmon runs above the giant Gr
A look at restoring wild salmon runs on the Columbia River
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The hope of restoring wild salmon runs above the giant Grant Coulee Dam would take a step closer to reality if the decision is made to proceed with an initial study on the issue. Salmon runs on the upper Columbia River and its... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Legislature works by the numbersIn the three weeks since the 29th Alaska Legislature convened its second sessio
Legislature works by the numbers
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
In the three weeks since the 29th Alaska Legislature convened its second session, lawmakers haven’t just been working on the budget. In the 19 days since the Legislature convened, 105 bills have been introduced in the House and Senate. These are in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Cabins, RV park near I-90 wildlife crossings? State development idea at odds with migrationsHYAK, Kittitas County — Snow sifts softly through a slot dividing the east and
Cabins, RV park near I-90 wildlife crossings? State development idea at odds with migrations
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
HYAK, Kittitas County — Snow sifts softly through a slot dividing the east and west lanes of Interstate 90, traffic whizzing by out of sight overhead. Down here the light is soft, the sounds muffled, and ferns, logs and rocks evoke a forest... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Okanogan Co. landowners upset over land use practicesOKANOGAN CO., Wash. – Evidence of the summer's catastrophic wildfires can still
Okanogan Co. landowners upset over land use practices
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
OKANOGAN CO., Wash. – Evidence of the summer's catastrophic wildfires can still be seen across Okanogan County. Landowners across the county are sharing some of the same frustrations as the militia group connected to the controversial standoff at an... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Holman to direct Unalaska Public SafetyMichael Holman is Unalaska's new public safety director, replacing Jamie Sunder
Holman to direct Unalaska Public Safety
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 3 days ago
Michael Holman is Unalaska's new public safety director, replacing Jamie Sunderland who retired on Jan. 15. And in a more recent promotion, Jennifer Shockley was promoted this week from sergeant to Holman's former position as deputy police... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Driver arrested for DUI after crash with pedestrian SPOKANE, Wash. - One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries
Driver arrested for DUI after crash with pedestrian
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car in north Spokane Friday night. The crash... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Police investigating crash involving pedestrian in north Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries
Police investigating crash involving pedestrian in north Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car in north Spokane... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
SCRAPS investigating after mini horse's tail choppedPolice investigating crash involving pedestrian in north SpokanePolice investig
SCRAPS investigating after mini horse's tail chopped
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Police investigating crash involving pedestrian in north SpokanePolice investigating crash involving pedestrian in north Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car in north Spokane... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Ca
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Battle over bathrooms continues in SpokaneCoeur d'Alene doctor one of seven arrested in drug-trafficking & money launderi
Battle over bathrooms continues in Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Coeur d'Alene doctor one of seven arrested in drug-trafficking & money laundering ring; Liberty Lake suspect remains on the looseCoeur d'Alene doctor one of seven arrested in drug-trafficking & money laundering ring; Liberty Lake suspect remains on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Idaho woman reunites families with lost heirloomsCoeur d'Alene doctor one of seven arrested in drug-trafficking & money launderi
Idaho woman reunites families with lost heirlooms
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Coeur d'Alene doctor one of seven arrested in drug-trafficking & money laundering ring; Liberty Lake suspect remains on the looseCoeur d'Alene doctor one of seven arrested in drug-trafficking & money laundering ring; Liberty Lake suspect remains on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
2 small planes collide in ocean near Los Angeles LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say two small planes have collided and crashed
2 small planes collide in ocean near Los Angeles
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say two small planes have collided and crashed into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor and there's no word on survivors.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Wildlife officials to feed elk to keep them off roadsInterim Spokane Police Chief Rick Dobrow to retire in MarchInterim Spokane Poli
Wildlife officials to feed elk to keep them off roads
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Interim Spokane Police Chief Rick Dobrow to retire in MarchInterim Spokane Police Chief Rick Dobrow to retire in March SPOKANE, Wash. - Interim Police Chief Rick Dobrow announced he will be retiring from the Spokane Police Department on March 1,... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Valley Could Get Funds For Salmon RestorationThe California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will be expanding its Fis
Valley Could Get Funds For Salmon Restoration
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 4 days ago
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will be expanding its Fisheries Restoration Grants Program into the Central Valley in 2016 to support the recovery of the Central Valley’s winter-run and spring-run Chinook salmon and steelhead... Read more
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