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FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016


Irene Supica, left, and Stoja Saric, are hard at work Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, preparing Corinthian pasta salad before the lunch hour of the 81st Annual Greek Dinner Festival at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. The event runs through Saturday with lunch from 11 to 2 p.m. and dinner served from 4:30 to 8 p.m. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

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Irene Supica, left, and Stoja Saric, are hard at work Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, preparing Corinthian pasta salad before the lunch hour of the 81st Annual Greek Dinner Festival at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. The event runs through Saturday with lunch from 11 to 2 p.m. and dinner served from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

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Man arrested by SWAT team for robbery, burglary

Spokane’s SWAT team arrested a convicted felon who police believed was armed in north Spokane Thursday evening. Vincent A. Cruz, 50, was wanted on suspicion of armed robbery and burglary for two separate incidents. Police learned around 10 p.m. Thursday ...

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Members of the cast of “Come From Away” at Ford’s Theatre in Washington, D.C. (Carol Rosegg)

Coeur d’Alene producer captivated by Broadway-bound 9/11 musical

Coeur d’Alene stage producer Laura Little is part of the team behind “Come From Away,” a popular musical about what happened after 38 commercial flights were diverted to a remote town in Newfoundland on Sept. 11, 2001. It’s playing now at Ford’s Theatre in Washington, D.C., and will debut next March on Broadway.

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Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Brianne M. Reno and Christopher J. Trechter, both of Spokane. Danielle M. Buller and Brett W. Davidson, both of Spokane. Leanna C. Lloyd and Samuel D. Fleischman, both of Hartselle, Ala. Kimberley E. Duryea and Robert S. ...

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 22, 2016

Dolly Parton jokes with the audience between songs at her show Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at Northern Quest Casino. She played to an appreciative audience, many who could recall her start in the 1960s, at the outdoor amphitheater behind the casino. (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

Dolly Parton plays to Northern Quest Casino

Dolly Parton jokes with the audience between songs at her show Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at Northern Quest Casino. She played to an appreciative audience, many who could recall her start in the 1960s, at the outdoor amphitheater behind the casino.

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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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