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Metal detectors being installed at Spokane Arena 14 

To improve security and meet standards set by other event centers, the Spokane Arena is installing walk-through metal detectors at its main entrances. General manager Matt Gibson said about two-dozen metal detectors will be installed in time for the Spokane ...

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Paddle boarders float the Spokane River on a tour with Fun Unlimited on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Spokane, Wash. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

Paddleboard craze afloat on the Spokane River 

Mimi Vimont and her crew of yoga instructors were certainly dressed for the occasion – fitness wear to make bending and stretching easiest on the body. But the group of seven weren’t preparing to do a lotus or hero pose ...

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100 years ago in Spokane: auto bandit strikes again

From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane’s notorious “auto highwayman” struck again, this time holding hostage a taxi driver and his woman passenger for four hours before letting them go. Once again, the bandit was surprisingly talkative and polite – ...

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Washington records

Spokane CountyMarriage licenses Jason A. Leonard and Melissa M. McGlasson, both of Spokane. Echo D. Barline and Michael L. Kingsley, both of Boise. Graydon L. Fiske and Lisa A. Maslowski, both of Mead. Andrey S. Lukashev and Elena A. Kushnerchuk, ...

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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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Saving for the future

sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.


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