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    Josh Romney campaign for dad in Spokane Valley

    Josh Romney, 36, campaigns for his dad, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney at CenterPlace in Spokane Valley on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2002. In this clip, Romney is answering questions from …

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    George Maupin

    George Maupin of KHQ encourages people to not be afraid to take a job they are overqualified for in these tough economic times. He did it once and it paid …

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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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    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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    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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    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.

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    Press conference at fatal fire

    Assistant Fire Chief Brian Schaeffer discusses the circumstances of a fire that claimed a woman’s life early Tuesday morning, Oct. 28, at 1227 E. Longfellow Ave., in Spokane.

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    Edgar Steele’s call to his son

    Recording of a phone call Edgar Steele made to his son, Rex Steele, while being held at the Kootenai County Jail on June 13, 2010.

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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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    Williams4

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

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    911 call in Roy Jacobs case - track 2

    911 call in Roy Jacobs case, track 2

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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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    911 call in Roy Jacobs case - track 3

    911 call in Roy Jacobs case, track 3

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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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    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.