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WSU researchers get $1.7 million for sleep-deprivation training

Researchers from Washington State University’s Sleep and Performance Research Center received a $1.7 million grant to develop training that helps prevent sleep-deprived people from making serious errors. Funding for the three-year project comes from the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, ...

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Spokane man wanted for Pullman motel arson

A Spokane man is wanted for arson after allegedly setting his Pullman motel room on fire early Tuesday morning. William J. Young II, 39, is wanted for first-degree arson and harassment. Pullman Fire Department spokesman Glenn Johnson said investigators believe ...

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Armed robbery at Spokane Valley Umpqua Bank

A masked man robbed a Spokane Valley Umpqua Bank branch at gunpoint Tuesday morning, escaping with cash inside a blue athletic bag. The man entered the bank at 11205 E. Sprague Ave. around 9:45 a.m. and demanded cash. The heavy-set ...

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Washington records

Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Brandi K.M. Kincaid and Kevin G. Swartz, both of Spokane. Kristopher S. Fairchild and Jolene H. Jenkins, both of Spokane. Andrew J. Roginski and Sara E. Nichols, both of Mead. Steven S. McLaughlin and Tina M. Gilbert, ...

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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 ...



Photo blogCatching up with Then and Now

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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