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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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    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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    Officer Amy Ross / 911 call

    Off-duty Spokane police Officer Amy Ross’ 911 call Friday, Jan. 23, 2009, after a knife attack on her fiance, Sgt. Brad Thoma.

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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 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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    911 call in Roy Jacobs case - track 2

    911 call in Roy Jacobs case, track 2

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    911 call in Roy Jacobs case - track 3

    911 call in Roy Jacobs case, track 3

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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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    Beck Taylor

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

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    Jay Inslee on gay marriage

    U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee answers a question on Tuesday, June 28, about gay marriage shortly after making his first public appearence in Spokane since becoming a Democratic candidate for governor.

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    Mark Richard announces he won’t seek 3rd term

    Spokane County Commissioner Mark Richard announced Tuesday, April 17, 2012 that he will not seek a third term in office.

  14. 14
    “Run for Your Life”

    “Run for Your Life” from The Voiceless Choir 1

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    Thom Caraway’s poem, “Bridge”

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

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    Mary Verner at violence forum

    Spokane Mayor Mary Verner responds to criticism at a forum about violence on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011. (Photo is of Verner at an event last year.)

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    Lori Musgrave, farmers market 01

    Lori Musgrave, who oversees the Wayside Community Center in Colbert, talks May 21, 2009, about the inspiration for starting the Thursday farmers market there.

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    Frank Straub on 9-11

    Frank Straub speaks to reporters on Sept. 11, 2012 in his first conference after his appointment a day earlier as Spokane’s director of law enforcement. Here he talks about his …

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    Chris Stein, catching robbery suspect

    STA security officer Chris Stein talks Thursday, April 16, 2009, about chasing down and catching an armed man accused of robbery in February. Stein and Securitas officer Chris Hamilton were …

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    Chris Hamilton, catching robbery suspect

    Securitas officer Chris Hamilton talks Thursday, April 16, 2009, about catching an armed man accused of robbery in February. He and STA security officer Chris Stein were honored for their …