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Spokane Bugler Honors Dead Vets

Since 2001, retired Army Reserve Lt. Col. Philip Kowzan, 77, of Spokane, has played taps at military honor funerals in the Spokane area -- 1,259 honor funerals and counting. Pia Hallenberg/SR provides insight into the man who has honored so many of our veterans by playing the 24 notes that can make the toughest soldier cry.

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Help needed for English Point Trail project

TRAILS -- The Idaho Trails Association is looking for volunteers to help do maintenance work on Saturday, May 30, on the English Point Trail #80 on the west side of Hayden Lake. The group plans to clean out water bars, cut back brush, clean mud...


If Cano comes around, so will the M's

A GRIP ON SPORTS • This was the way it was supposed to go all season. Good pitching from start to finish and a key Robinson Cano hit or two. The question is, then, will it continue? Read on.


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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