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    Mary Verner / rap duet, part 01

    Spokane Mayor Mary Verner on how she met and started working with rapper Josh Ogle, aka Gasmasq.

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    Edgar Steele’s call to his wife

    Recording of a call Edgar Steele placed to his wife, Cyndi Steele, while he was being held at the Kootenai County Jail on June 13, 2010. The recording was played … 2

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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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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 06

    Rapper Josh Ogle on whether he’s bothered that the attention his duet is getting is getting is focused on the shock folks have from the mayor rapping rather than on …

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    Gene and Vicky Littell on daughter’s death

    Gene and Vicky Littell, the parents of Susette G. Werner, who was struck and dragged by a car early Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, talk about their daughter’s death. 1

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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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    Gene Littell on daughter’s death

    Gene Littell, father of Susette G. Werner, who was dragged to death early Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, talks about forgiving his daughter’s killer, who remains at large.

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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 03

    Rapper Josh Ogle on working with Spokane Mayor Mary Verner and whether she objected to certain subjects in their rap duet.

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    Mary Verner / rap duet, part 02

    Spokane Mayor Mary Verner on the message in her rap duet with Josh Ogle, aka Gasmasq.

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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 09

    Rapper Josh Ogle, watching the YouTube of his rap duet with Spokane Mayor Mary Verner, on the crowd’s reaction to seeing the mayor perform hip-hop.

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    Mary Verner / rap duet, part 03

    Spokane Mayor Mary Verner on whether she would consider doing more rap in the future.

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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 08

    Rapper Jason Ogle talks to reporter Jonathan Brunt about his duet with Spokane Mayor Mary Verner while watching it on YouTube.

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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 04

    Rapper Josh Ogle on Spokane Mayor Mary Verner’s lyrical ability.

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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 02

    Josh Ogle on writing a rap duet with Spokane Mayor Mary Verner.

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    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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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 07

    Rapper Josh Ogle on looking back on his days of being homeless.

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    Josh ‘Gasmasq’ Ogle part 05

    Josh Ogle on hearing Spokane Mayor Mary Verner rap for the first time.

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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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    Don Poffenroth of Dry Fly (Click player above for audio)

    Don Poffenroth of Dry Fly Distilling talks about plans to sell more whiskey this year, adding about 40 percent extra capacity at its Spokane production facility.