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WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016

Letters cause tense moments

For the second time in as many weeks, suspicious letters have caused a stir at the Spokane County Courthouse. Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich considers the letters to be a form of terrorism and blames the ‘sovereign’ movement.

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An arson fire damaged the Pullman American Travel Inn on July 19, 2016 (Pullman Fire Department)

Suspect in Pullman motel room arson arrested

The Washington State Patrol arrested a Spokane man Wednesday who was wanted for allegedly setting fire to his Pullman motel room early Tuesday morning. William J. Young II, 39, was located walking on State Route 195 near Rosalia around noon ...

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Woman accused of tying up, assaulting 91-year-old man 10 

A woman has been arrested after reportedly confessing to tying up, gagging, assaulting and robbing a 91-year-old man in his Spokane Valley apartment. Stephanie C. Davis, 26, is in the Spokane County Jail facing charges of second-degree robbery and unlawful ...

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Washington records

Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Cody M.S. Schwartz and Megan E. Schmit, both of Spokane. Philip A. Bondarenko and Alana Y. Shemereko, both of Spokane. William C.P. Cooper, of Spokane, and Shalese N. Curle, of Vancouver, Wash. Jessica B. Berghoff and Christopher ...

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Extra CreditSpokane graduation rates increase slightly

Spokane Public Schools on-time graduation rate increased slightly in 2015, up to 84.5 percent. However, the districts on-time graduation rate for Black/African American students dropped to 77.8 percent. In 2014 ...






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Saving for the future

sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.


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