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TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016


A plane gets ready to make a fire retardant drop on the Chiwaukum Fire as seen from Plain, Wash., on Thursday, July 17, 2014. (DON SEABROOK / AP)

TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 10:47 A.M.

Congress nears decision on help to fight wildfires

WASHINGTON – After months of suggesting different ways the federal government could do a better job of helping fight wildfires, Congress may approve two of them before going home for the year. The two potential changes are to thin at-risk ...

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TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 9:07 A.M.

Weather prompts delays at schools, airports in Washington

Dozens of flights have been canceled at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport because of winter weather conditions. About 15 flights from Seattle to Spokane were scheduled for Tuesday, according to the Spokane International Airport. As of about 9 a.m. only one Alaska ...

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TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016

Washington Records

Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Jesse P. Scheller and Staisia M. Schmidt, both of Spokane. Jordan R. Rafter and Amanda L. Tschauner, both of Spokane. Thomas A. Bishop and Lori A. James, both of Spokane. Diana E. Cox and Shona D. Gustin, ...

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