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    911 call from Cafe Racer

    911 audio from Cafe Racer, where Ian Lee Stawicki is believed to have openned fire and killed four people.

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    Straub press conference (Aug. 22)

    Press conference about the Spokane police officer-involved shooting of Dan Jones on Aug. 22, 2013.

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    Verner takes questions from reporters on election night

    Spokane Mayor Mary Verner answers questions from reporters shortly after hearing election results at her campaign party at Taaj Indian restaurant.

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    Greg Newell talks about the Masonic Temple

    New owner Greg Newell talks about the appeal of Spokane’s Masonic Temple building, which he and other investors purchased for $1.1 million. Newell wants to transform the building into a …

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    Julia Smith

    Julia Smith, music thanatologist, plays a song on the harp. Harp and song help ease dying people’s journey from this life.

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    Bishop Blase Cupich

    Bishop Blase Cupich, who was named the new bishop of the Diocese of Spokane, vows to meet with victims of priest sex abuse in this audio clip taken from his …

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    911

    This is the 911 call Newman Lake homeowner Doug Snarski made during a fatal confrontation with Sean Parsons on May 13. WARNING: This audio is unedited and contains strong language.

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    Ian James’s phone call to 911

    Ian E. James, 38, made this call to 911 after his girlfriend, Lynea M. Sprung Hambrice, 36, fell 12 stories to her death at the Coeur d’Alene Resort on July …

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    Wise Words with Carol Stueckle

    Carol Stueckle describes how she went from “pampered farm wife” to career woman and elected official.

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    911 call in Roy Jacobs case, track 1

    911 call in Roy Jacobs case

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    Brian Albrecht

    Brian Albrecht describes how quickly his work life changed in just one week. On a Monday, he found out his TV weather meteorologist contract wasn’t going to be renewed. By …

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    Jay Inslee talks charter schools to WEA

    Democratic candidate for governor, Jay Inslee, talks about his opposition to charter schools to the Washington Education Association on May 18, 2012. The group held its annual convention at the …

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    911 call in Roy Jacobs case - track 3

    911 call in Roy Jacobs case, track 3

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    The Rustics - Be Here Now

    The Rustics — Be Here Now

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    Dispatch traffic from night of Creach shooting

    Raw audio of Spokane Valley police dispatch traffic from the night Wayne Scott Creach was fatally shot, Aug. 25, 2010. The first voice heard is that of Brian Hirzel, the …

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    Under 30 tone

    Downtown buildings now sport the Mosquito, an anti-loitering device. It emits a tone like this one. Generally, this irritating tone is audible to people under 30.

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    Gregoire praises Brown

    Gov. Chris Gregoire praises Senate Majority Leader Lisa Brown, who announced on Thursday, May 3, 2012, that she would not seek reelection.

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    Thom Caraway’s Bridge

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    Father Armand Nigro

    Father Armand Nigro describes his call to the priesthood as a young boy.

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    Thom Caraway’s poem, “Bridge”

    Poet Laureate Thom Caraway reads recent poem, “Bridge.”