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Warm water taking toll at fish hatcheries

FISHING -- Washington fishery managers are working to minimize the effects of drought on fish at hatcheries across the state. More than a dozen of the 83 fish hatcheries operated by the Department of Fish and Wildlife are experiencing low water levels or high water...

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Divers Recover Teen's Body 

Reggie Nault's body was located Monday morning in Lake Coeur d'Alene by the private sonar company Ralston & Associates from Kuna. Nault's body was discovered in the water a few hundred yards from Arrow Point, according to Nault's mother, Brandi Jones. Jones waited on a...


We're already settling into a routine

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Isn’t it amazing how quickly the abnormal becomes the normal? Just last week all we could think about was the Seahawks opening training camp and the dawn of a new NFL season. Now it already seems to be akin to an old helmet, beat up, marked and smelly. Read on.

Sirens & Gavels

Harpham loses latest appeal 

Kevin William Harpham, the man who planted a bomb laced with rat poison along the parade route on Martin Luther King Day in 2011, has lost his most recent appeal of a 32-year prison sentence.


An encounter with David Letterman 

Fellow Ball State University graduate David Letterman and I crossed paths once. Just once. I was a freshman in 1968 and Dave was a senior. I lived in Waggoner Hall, which at that time was a dorm for men only and was often referred to...

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