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Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Christopher W. Baker and Vanessa M.M. Pedregon, both of Gatesville, Texas. Michael T. Capawana and Andreza D.L. Neo, both of Moscow, Idaho. Mark D. Beaver and Lalonna A. Pitsnogle, both of Medical Lake.In the courtsSuperior courtsNew suits ...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016




October jobless rate holds steady in Spokane County

The October unemployment was 5.8 percent in Spokane County, matching September for the lowest rate of the year. It was slightly above the October 2015 jobless rate of 5.7 percent. Statewide, unemployment fell to 5.4 percent in October, the Washington Employment Security Department reported. That’s a seasonally adjusted rate, while county rates are not adjusted for seasonal fluctuations.

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Black Friday could be wet and cold for shoppers in the Inland Northwest; here, shoppers waiting for “doorbuster” deals started gathering at a Kmart in Chicago several years ago. (John Konstantaras / AP IMAGES FOR KMART)

Black Friday will be soggy and chilly

Black Friday looks like it’s going to be soggy – and chilly – for shoppers, especially those arising before dawn to get in on early-bird deals. National Weather Service forecasters say a series of storms will move over the region ...

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Shoppers file into the Spokane Valley Target store at the store's 4 a.m. opening Friday, Nov. 25, 2010.  Only the first few dozen shoppers got their hands on the popular doorbusters after waiting in line for four or more hours.  JESSE TINSLEY jesset@spokesman.com (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

Tips for making the most out of Black Friday

NEW YORK – Serious deal-seekers are already planning their Thanksgiving weekend shopping, and experts believe that once again the holiday itself may offer better deals than Black Friday the day afterward. Amid the clutter of deals clamoring for attention, smart ...

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Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Byron L. Clark and Georgia L. Moore, both of Mead. Michael J.T. Reofrir and Jenica R.T. Silleza, both of Spokane. Michael R. Tucker and Kristi A. Stoddard, both of Carlsbad, California. Patrick T. Sawyer and Jacob O. ...

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