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The Seattle Times
Finding history — and elegance — in surprising SpokaneJust outside the Davenport Hotel’s Marie Antoinette Ballroom hangs a photograph
Finding history — and elegance — in surprising Spokane
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Just outside the Davenport Hotel’s Marie Antoinette Ballroom hangs a photograph of the first formal party thrown there, at the Spokane hotel’s grand opening more than a century ago. The ornate ballroom, its chandeliers (which cost $10,000 each — in... Read more
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The Columbian
Spokane County sheriff worried about ‘sovereign citizens’SPOKANE — The Spokane County sheriff says his officers are encountering more pe
Spokane County sheriff worried about ‘sovereign citizens’
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
SPOKANE — The Spokane County sheriff says his officers are encountering more people who claim to be “sovereign citizens” who don’t need a driver’s license. Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich says the lengthy standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge seems to have... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Idaho wolf board refuses to reveal killing numbersBOISE, Idaho -- An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept informa
Idaho wolf board refuses to reveal killing numbers
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
BOISE, Idaho -- An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept information from a state senator during a recent budget hearing. The Spokesman-Review reports that board wouldn't tell the senator Monday how many wolves it has killed in 2016... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Wolf board refuses to answer Idaho lawmaker's questionBOISE, Idaho (AP) -- An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept in
Wolf board refuses to answer Idaho lawmaker's question
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept information from a state senator during a recent budget hearing. The Spokesman-Review reported that board wouldn't tell the senator Monday how many wolves it has killed in... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Wolf board refuses to answer Idaho lawmaker's questionBOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept inf
Wolf board refuses to answer Idaho lawmaker's question
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept information from a state senator during a recent budget hearing. The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/1PjPexL ) that board wouldn’t tell the senator Monday how many... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Wolf board refuses to answer Idaho lawmaker's questionBOISE, Idaho (AP) - An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept inf
Wolf board refuses to answer Idaho lawmaker's question
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An Idaho board in charge of killing problem wolves kept information from a state senator during a recent budget hearing. The Spokesman-Review reports that board wouldn't tell the senator Monday how many wolves it has killed in... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Police searching for man after east Spokane robbery SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Mob
Police searching for man after east Spokane robbery
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Mobil gas station at 2nd and Thor, in east Spokane Tuesday night. Police... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Stevens County approves bond for new fire stationsPolice searching for man after east Spokane robberyPolice searching for man aft
Stevens County approves bond for new fire stations
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Police searching for man after east Spokane robberyPolice searching for man after east Spokane robbery SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Mobil gas station at 2nd and Thor, in east Spokane Tuesday night. Police... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
DUI crash closes lanes near Loon Lake LOON LAKE, Wash. - Washington State Patrol says a two-car crash near Loon Lak
DUI crash closes lanes near Loon Lake
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
LOON LAKE, Wash. - Washington State Patrol says a two-car crash near Loon Lake that has sent at least one person to the hospital, while the driver who caused the crash has... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Teen beaten, threatened with sledgehammer over sneakers6 Questions with Jim McDevitt6 Questions with Jim McDevitt SPOKANE, Wash. - In
Teen beaten, threatened with sledgehammer over sneakers
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
6 Questions with Jim McDevitt6 Questions with Jim McDevitt SPOKANE, Wash. - In about three weeks, the Spokane Police Department will be led, not by an officer, but by a civilian. Current interim Police Chief Rick Dobrow will retire March 1 and will... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
6 Questions with Jim McDevitt SPOKANE, Wash. - In about three weeks, the Spokane Police Department will be
6 Questions with Jim McDevitt
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - In about three weeks, the Spokane Police Department will be led, not by an officer, but by a civilian. Current interim Police Chief Rick Dobrow will retire March 1 and will... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Where is the Truth: Investigating Silver Valley teen deathsTeen beaten, threatened with sledgehammer over sneakersTeen beaten, threatened
Where is the Truth: Investigating Silver Valley teen deaths
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Teen beaten, threatened with sledgehammer over sneakersTeen beaten, threatened with sledgehammer over sneakers SPOKANE, Wash. - A 14-year-old boy was playing basketball at Chief Garry Park with friends when a group of people allegedly attacked him... 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 Kitsap Sun
Stevens County fire tax proposal back on ballot after errorCOLVILLE, Wash. (AP) - Voters in Stevens County again are weighing a fire distr
Stevens County fire tax proposal back on ballot after error
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
COLVILLE, Wash. (AP) - Voters in Stevens County again are weighing a fire district tax proposal this month after the bond issue was left off of dozens of ballots in November. Stevens County Fire District 1 Fire Chief Mike Bucy tells The... Read more
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The Columbian
Corrections secretary resigns amidst controversy over early releasesDepartment of Corrections Secretary Dan Pacholke resigned Saturday amidst contr
Corrections secretary resigns amidst controversy over early releases
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
Department of Corrections Secretary Dan Pacholke resigned Saturday amidst controversy over a software glitch that led to the early release of 3,200 inmates. Pacholke, a 33-year veteran of the department who was appointed secretary last October, said... Read more
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examiner.com
CCRKBA to Seattle, Chicago: ‘How’s that gun control thing working for you?’Alan Gottlieb, chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bea
CCRKBA to Seattle, Chicago: ‘How’s that gun control thing working for you?’
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
Alan Gottlieb, chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, sent out a scathing news release that not only blasted the so-called “gun violence taxes” in both cities, but also noted that Washington State’s Initiative 594,... Read more
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The Columbian
Education Department investigating Spokane schoolsSPOKANE — The U.S. Department of Education is investigating how Spokane Public
Education Department investigating Spokane schools
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
SPOKANE — The U.S. Department of Education is investigating how Spokane Public Schools handles special education after the former director of that program filed a federal civil rights complaint. Laura Pieper alleges districtwide discrimination... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Education Department investigating Spokane schoolsSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Education is investigating how Spo
Education Department investigating Spokane schools
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Education is investigating how Spokane Public Schools handles special education after the former director of that program filed a federal civil rights complaint. Laura Pieper alleges districtwide... Read more
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New America Media
Happy Hearts: Study Shows Owning Pets Can Lower Seniors’ Blood PressurePhoto:Evelyn Schmidt’s dog Pauley is always close by her side at Moran Vista Se
Happy Hearts: Study Shows Owning Pets Can Lower Seniors’ Blood Pressure
New America Media / Posted 10 days ago
Photo:Evelyn Schmidt’s dog Pauley is always close by her side at Moran Vista Senior Living, a pet-friendly facility that even built a dog park. (Colin Mulvany/Spokane-Review) SPOKANE, Wash.--The black and white papillon snuggled his freckled nose... Read more
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The Columbian
Software for Washington colleges needs improvementSPOKANE — Officials say the $100 million computer software system for Washingto
Software for Washington colleges needs improvement
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
SPOKANE — Officials say the $100 million computer software system for Washington state’s community colleges will likely cost another $10 million before it’s ready for use. The Spokesman Review reports that the system, known as ctcLink, is behind... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
3 charges for man police say warned officer of investigationSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A former police union president is now facing three charg
3 charges for man police say warned officer of investigation
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A former police union president is now facing three charges related to an investigation into an officer accused of raping a colleague. The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/1SkDHCs) former Spokane Police Guild president... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The Federal Response To Oregon Occupation May Have Roots In Ruby RidgeThe armed standoff between anti-government militants and law enforcement in Ore
The Federal Response To Oregon Occupation May Have Roots In Ruby Ridge
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
The armed standoff between anti-government militants and law enforcement in Oregon has lasted more than four weeks. After the arrest of 11 people last week, it was expected that the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge would come to an... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Spokane County ski area gets permit for expansionSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Work to expand Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park is set
Spokane County ski area gets permit for expansion
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 20 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Work to expand Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park is set to begin after Spokane County officials issued a grading permit for the project. The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/1WIHMPN ) that the ski area said in a release... Read more
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ABC Montana
Police investigating body found on road near Cataldo CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriffs are investigating a body found in C
Police investigating body found on road near Cataldo
ABC Montana / Posted 20 days ago
CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriffs are investigating a body found in Cataldo. The body was found on East Canyon Road near Hardy Loop. Investigators don't have much details to release right... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Police Release Names Of Children Found Dead Inside Kennewick HomePolice investigating body found on road near Cataldo CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai
Police Release Names Of Children Found Dead Inside Kennewick Home
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 20 days ago
Police investigating body found on road near Cataldo CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriffs are investigating a body found in Cataldo. The body was found on East Canyon Road near Hardy Loop. Investigators don't have much details to release right... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Police investigating body found on road near Cataldo CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriffs are investigating a body found in C
Police investigating body found on road near Cataldo
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 20 days ago
CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriffs are investigating a body found in Cataldo. The body was found on East Canyon Road near Hardy Loop. Investigators don't have much details to release right... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Police investigating body found on road near CataldoPolice investigating body found in Cataldo CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sh
Police investigating body found on road near Cataldo
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
Police investigating body found in Cataldo CATALDO, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriffs are investigating a body found in Cataldo. The body was found on East Canyon Road near Hardy Loop. Investigators don't have much details to release right now, but... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Husband of woman in Conrath case arrestedGas war in Airway Heights has some sellers concernedGas war in Airway Heights h
Husband of woman in Conrath case arrested
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
Gas war in Airway Heights has some sellers concernedGas war in Airway Heights has some sellers concerned AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. - There's a bit of a gas war going on in Airway Heights right now. While prices in much of the area are still above $2 per... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Gas war in Airway Heights has some sellers concerned AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. - There's a bit of a gas war going on in Airway Heights
Gas war in Airway Heights has some sellers concerned
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. - There's a bit of a gas war going on in Airway Heights right now. While prices in much of the area are still above $2 per... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
LA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in China ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities believe a Los Angeles-area man killed his
LA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in China
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities believe a Los Angeles-area man killed his teenage nephews before fleeing to China because he was... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Deadline Saturday for Feb. 1 health insurance coverageLA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in ChinaLA-area teenage brother
Deadline Saturday for Feb. 1 health insurance coverage
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
LA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in ChinaLA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in China ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities believe a Los Angeles-area man killed his teenage nephews before fleeing to China because he was... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Idaho State Police investigate deadly pedestrian hit and runLA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in ChinaLA-area teenage brother
Idaho State Police investigate deadly pedestrian hit and run
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
LA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in ChinaLA-area teenage brothers killed; uncle captured in China ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities believe a Los Angeles-area man killed his teenage nephews before fleeing to China because he was... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Police charge 17-year old in Canada after 4 shot dead TORONTO (AP) - Police say a 17-year-old has been charged with four counts of
Police charge 17-year old in Canada after 4 shot dead
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
TORONTO (AP) - Police say a 17-year-old has been charged with four counts of first-degree murder and seven counts of attempted murder in a... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Trump: My supporters would stick with me through shooting SIOUX CENTER, Iowa (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says
Trump: My supporters would stick with me through shooting
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says his supporters are so loyal they would stick with him... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Settlement agreement reached in Albertsons, Haggen lawsuitTrump: My supporters would stick with me through shootingTrump: My supporters w
Settlement agreement reached in Albertsons, Haggen lawsuit
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
Trump: My supporters would stick with me through shootingTrump: My supporters would stick with me through shooting SIOUX CENTER, Iowa (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says his supporters are so loyal they would stick with him... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Does this yearbook photo go too far? SPOKANE, Wash. - A Cheney High School senior had to submit a new yearbook pho
Does this yearbook photo go too far?
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - A Cheney High School senior had to submit a new yearbook photo Friday after yearbook staff said his original submission, showing him wet in a hot tub wearing... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Spokane mayor vetoes sick leaveSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Spokane Mayor David Condon has vetoed a measure that requ
Spokane mayor vetoes sick leave
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 22 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Spokane Mayor David Condon has vetoed a measure that requires local businesses to provide up to five days of paid sick leave. Friday's veto was expected from Condon, who opposed the policy since it was first discussed last... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Teen charged with DUI after being hit by police officerSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A teenager has been charged with driving under the influe
Teen charged with DUI after being hit by police officer
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 23 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A teenager has been charged with driving under the influence after a Spokane police officer ran a red light and struck the teen's car. The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/1nq2I29 ) that court documents say Officer Seth... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
McMorris Rodgers has 4 challengers for House seatSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has drawn four challenge
McMorris Rodgers has 4 challengers for House seat
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 23 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has drawn four challengers hoping to unseat the high-ranking Republican. Democrats Joe Pakootas and David Kay are in the race. So is independent candidate Dave Wilson. Tom Horne is challenging... Read more
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The Columbian
Groups want Spokane fish hatchery monitored for PCBSSPOKANE — Environmental groups contend a state-owned hatchery on the Little Spo
Groups want Spokane fish hatchery monitored for PCBS
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
SPOKANE — Environmental groups contend a state-owned hatchery on the Little Spokane River uses fish food containing PCBs. They say the hatchery’s wastewater should be monitored as a pollution source. The Spokane Hatchery is one of the largest in the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Groups want Spokane fish hatchery monitored for PCBSSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Environmental groups contend a state-owned hatchery on th
Groups want Spokane fish hatchery monitored for PCBS
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 23 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Environmental groups contend a state-owned hatchery on the Little Spokane River uses fish food containing PCBs. They say the hatchery's wastewater should be monitored as a pollution source. The Spokane Hatchery is one of the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiersSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The sheriff of Washington's Spokane County is continuing
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiers
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 24 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The sheriff of Washington's Spokane County is continuing his criticism of an armed protest at an Oregon wildlife refuge. Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich says the standoff at the Malheur Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon, shows the... Read more
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The Columbian
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiersSPOKANE — The sheriff of Washington’s Spokane County is continuing his criticis
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiers
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
SPOKANE — The sheriff of Washington’s Spokane County is continuing his criticism of an armed protest at an Oregon wildlife refuge. Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich says the standoff at the Malheur Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon, shows the danger of a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiers | News - Home Says occupiers seek to overthrow county, federal government PO
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiers
KTVZ Bend / Posted 24 days ago
| News - Home Says occupiers seek to overthrow county, federal government POSTED: 9:15 AM PST January 20, 2016 As refuge takeover leader Ammon Bundy... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiersSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The sheriff of Washington's Spokane County is continuing
Spokane County sheriff criticizes Burns occupiers
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 24 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The sheriff of Washington's Spokane County is continuing his criticism of an armed protest at an Oregon wildlife refuge. Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich says the standoff at the Malheur Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon, shows the... Read more
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