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TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017




The pedestrian suspension bridge in Riverfront Park is one of the most romantic spots to take a loved one on Valentine's Day. Colin Mulvany/The Spokesman-Review (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review)

TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 5:30 A.M.

The best places in Spokane to kiss your valentine

We asked people on Facebook for their favorite place to share a kiss in Spokane. Some suggestions were general, such as Riverfront Park, and others were so specific they included weather: by the Steam Plant smokestacks, in the rain. Here ...

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On Feb. 14, 1917, The Spokesman-Review’s editorial page offered a Valentine’s Day defense of the much-maligned “college woman.” It also contained one of the most ominous warnings of the liklihood of the United States going to war with Germany. (Spokesman-Review archives)

TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017

100 years ago: S-R editorial page defends college women accused of ‘high crimes against romance’

The Spokesman-Review’s editorial page offered a Valentine’s Day defense of the much-maligned “college woman.” The editorial said that “innumerable sins and high crimes against romance have been laid at the door of the woman college student.” For instance, a recent wire story had suggested that attending college was bad for a woman’s marriage prospects.

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TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017

Washington Records

Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Joseph L. Standingrock and Lyntay R. Ali, both of Spokane. Jose U.V. Juarez and Adrienne C. Belnap, both of Spokane Valley. Trey T.T. Lobe and Mallory M. Beale, both of Spokane. Jordan D. Emerson and Cody R. ...

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MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017



MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017, 5:52 P.M.

Pedestrian killed on Division Street identified

The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the pedestrian killed by a pickup truck Saturday as Craig K. Rust, 60. Rust was attempting to cross Division Street at Euclid Avenue when he was struck by a northbound pickup truck shortly after 7 p.m. He died a short time later at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.

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MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017, 5:24 P.M.

Colville-area student convicted of plotting a school shooting as a 5th-grader is heading back to juvenile detention

COLVILLE - A teenager convicted of plotting to kill a fellow fifth-grade student in 2013 is headed back to juvenile detention for an alleged kidnapping plot. The Stevens County deputy prosecutor called similarities between the two cases “alarming.” Lech Radzimski, the deputy prosecuting attorney for Stevens County, said the boy was caught plotting to kidnap a girl he’d met while incarcerated.

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FILE - Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich in 2014. (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017, 5:01 P.M.

Yes, cops can bring guns into the Spokane Arena

Law enforcement officers may bring their guns into the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, and soon they’ll have waivers to prove it. An incident Saturday night involving Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich raised questions about the arena’s strict no-weapons policy – ...

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