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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2016

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2016, 9:03 P.M.

Three cases of mumps confirmed at Whitworth University

Three students at Whitworth University have been diagnosed with mumps, according to a statement on the university’s website. The first student was diagnosed on Sept. 21, said Spokane Regional Health District spokeswoman Kim Papich. The student had recently returned from ...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2016, 5:21 P.M.

Cold core funnel cloud spotted near Liberty Lake

A cold core funnel cloud was spotted near Mica Peak south of Liberty Lake Wednesday afternoon, according to the Spokane office of the National Weather Service. Afternoon sun that warmed the ground underneath cold air aloft caused some small storms ...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2016

In race for central Spokane senate seat, incumbent Andy Billig faces Libertarian James Apker in friendly contest

There can be a lot of vitriol in American politics, but a race for a seat in the Washington State Senate has been amicable, mostly. “It’s refreshing that we have two candidates who have very different political views, but really get along well personally,” said Democratic Sen. Andy Billig, who is up against Libertarian James Apker in the 3rd Legislative District, covering central Spokane.

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In the July 18 column about the Washington Cracker Co. building on E. Pacific Ave., it was mentioned that the cookie and cracker company used the swastika as a its ...






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