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TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016

Woman charged in daughter’s overdose death 

A woman has been charged with helping her daughter die of a drug overdose last fall. Police arrested Carol J. Lambert, 54, on Friday. Lambert, a Spokane County resident, and her adult daughter, Sarah Malinak, were found in a room ...

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Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Joshua A. Haney and Jamie R. Perucho Adams, both of Cheney. Christopher J. Bush and Charlotte I. Miller, both of Liberty Lake. Neal H. Moseley and Merina D. Burton, both of Spangle.In the courtsSuperior courtsNew suits Adams ...

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MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2016


Anthony Gallaher, a volunteer with the city art department, walks under the Howard Street Bridge carrying a bucket and brush to paint out obscene graffiti on Friday, June 1, 2012, in downtown Spokane. City leaders eliminated the art department that year. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

Spokane leaders triple city’s arts funding 112 

Spokane leaders more-than tripled spending on the arts on Monday after hearing many impassioned pleas from local artists. The Spokane City Council voted 6-1 to earmark a portion of its existing admissions tax for the arts.

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Col. Brian McDaniel receives the Omaha Trophy from Gary Gates of the Strategic Command Consultation Committee.  (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

Fairchild wins coveted Omaha Trophy for excellence 

Fairchild Air Force Base and the 92nd Refueling Wing were recognized on Monday with the prestigious Omaha Trophy signifying excellence in serving their strategic mission. The award is given annually to the top performance in strategic aircraft operations; Fairchild received ...

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Shawn Vestal: Torture book by Spokane psychologist is MIA

A Spokane psychologist who developed and implemented the Bush administration’s torture program has co-authored “Enhanced Interrogation,” which was slated by Crown Publishing for a May 10 release. The book has been shelved.

Sue Lani Madsen

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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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