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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2011

Bypass planned at Lucky Friday Mine

Hecla Mining Co. today announced that it is going to build a bypass at Lucky Friday Mine in Mullan, Idaho, to take workers away from an area where a rock burst last week injured seven miners. The company said it will build a 750-foot bypass...

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2011

TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2011

FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011

Holiday gas prices down from spring highs

Motorists traveling around the Inland Northwest will be paying less for gasoline than they did even a month ago. Prices are down by 20 to 50 cents per gallon since they peaked in late spring and over the Memorial Day holiday. This week’s AAA survey...

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2010

Ground broken for new Valley fire station 

The Spokane Valley Fire Department took another step Wednesday in its multi-year program to improve fire protection in Spokane Valley and Liberty Lake. Fire commissioners and other district officials gathered for a ground-breaking for construction of a new Station No. 10 at 17217 E. Sprague...

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Mike Prager
Mike Prager joined the Spokane Chronicle in 1982, a year before it merged with The Spokesman-Review. He currently covers transportation, weather, neighborhoods, general news and historic preservation.

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