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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013

Hamilton says he misspoke 

Spokane City Council candidate Mark Hamilton says he misspoke at Monday's council meeting. Testifying about the proposed pedestrian bridge that would link the WSU-Spokane campus with East Sprague Avenue over the BNSF tracks, Hamilton said: "We don't want a handle put on a broken cup....

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SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2012

The Jensen-Byrd building in the University District east of downtown Spokane will be demolished by its new owners, Austin, Texas-based Campus Advantage. The company plans to build housing for about 425 students on the site. (File)

Council may ask WSU to save historic warehouse 

A historic building slated for the wrecking ball could get a friend in the Spokane City Council. Late last year, Washington State University-Spokane announced it would sell a 102-year-old warehouse called the Jensen-Byrd building so a development company could tear down the brick building and...

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MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011

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