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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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    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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    Wise Words with Jerrelene Williamson

    Jerrelene Williamson has depended on prayer, and song, to get her through troubled time. Here, she recites her favorite prayer and then sings one of her favorite hymns. “Singing lifts …

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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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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle

    Rapper Josh Ogle, aka Gasmasq, on his initial and subsequent opinions of Spokane Mayor Mary Verner.

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    Kapstafer

    Dr. Kennard Kapstafer, a 78-year-old pediatrician still in practice in Spokane, talks about the early roots of his medical career and his compassion.

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    Officer Karl F. Thompson indictment 01

    U.S. Attorney James McDevitt prefaces and reads the first count of the grand jury indictment against Spokane police Officer Karl Thompson in Otto Zehm’s injury while in police custody in …

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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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    Williams4

    An excerpt from a Spokesman-Review interview with Robin Williams on Jan. 8, 2013.

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    Tom Perko talks about Haiti

    Tom Perko is executive director of Extollo International, a Christian humanitarian organization with a mission to train local populations in the building of structurally sound homes and schools. In this …

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    Wonderland — Samuel Ligon

    Audio reading of Samuel Ligon’s Summer Story, “Wonderland.”

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    The Rustics - Be Here Now

    The Rustics — Be Here Now

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    Wise Words with Scott Banick

    Sometimes, career paths take interesting turns. Scott Banick, manager of River Ridge Hardware in North Spokane, got a job at the store on a temporary basis while attending college — …

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    Beck Taylor

    Beck Taylor, the new president of Whitworth University, describes why he was so attracted to the job.

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    Thom Caraway’s Bridge

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    Greg Koch / Tuesday forecast and beyond

    Meteorologist Greg Koch, of the National Weather Service, gives the long-term forecast for Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008, and beyond.

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    Williams3

    An excerpt from a Spokesman-Review interview with Robin Williams on Jan. 8, 2013.

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    Officer Karl F. Thompson indictment 02

    U.S. Attorney James McDevitt reads the second count of the grand jury indictment against Spokane police Officer Karl Thompson in Otto Zehm’s injury while in police custody in 2006. Zehm …