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TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017


TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 6:31 P.M.

Arctic air returns to the region on gusty winds

More arctic temperatures are arriving across the Inland Northwest on northerly gusty winds that could cause drifting snow. Plow crews were working their way from major routes and moving through secondary routes, hilly locations and residential areas after a half ...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 3:29 P.M.

Man allegedly broke into Spokane Valley business for money to go ‘somewhere that didn’t have snow’

In the “we know how you feel” department, a man broke into a Spokane Valley business and told sheriff’s deputies he wanted money to buy a bus ticket to “somewhere that didn’t have snow.” Jonah S. Edera, 39, told a deputy he used a wooden pallet to break the business’s glass door early Monday. Edera was inside the business in the 200 block of South Vista Road when deputies arrived, according to a news release.

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Roy Murry enters the courtroom, Dec. 14, 2016, to hear a guilty verdict in the triple murder of the ex-wifes family. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 3:14 P.M.

No death penalty, but life in prison awaits Murry

Convicted killer Roy H. Murry will not face the death penalty. But barring a successful appeal, the gun-loving Iraq War veteran will never again walk free. Murry, who was convicted last month, will appear Thursday before Superior Court Judge John ...

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WSU Pharmacy student Cyrus Tumbaga administers a flu shot to Dolores Neddo of Spokane Valley, Wash., at the Spokane Regional Health District drive-thru flu clinic near the Spokane Valley YMCA on October 3, 2010. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 10:03 A.M.

Flu claims life of elderly woman in Spokane County

An elderly woman who died last week is the first flu-related death in Spokane County this season, health officials said Tuesday. The woman was in her 100s and also suffered from underlying health conditions, the Spokane Regional Health District said. ...

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A snow berm created by plows on 37th Avenue near Altamont on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 5:40 A.M.

Spokane Public Schools will start on time on Tuesday

Spokane Public Schools and many other area school districts will hold classes on schedule on Tuesday. Like many school districts in the Inland Northwest, Spokane Public Schools canceled classes Monday as a result of the snow. The district warned, however, ...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017

Northwest wheat

Soft white Cash bidChangeJan.4.56-4.72unchanged-up 0.04Feb.4.56-4.72unchanged-up 0.04Hard red winter (ordinary percent protein)Cash bidChangeJan.4.19-4.49up 0.05Hard red winter (11.5 percent protein)Cash bidChangeJan.5.09-5.39up 0.05Feb.5.29-5.39up 0.05Dark northern spring (14 percent protein)Cash bidChangeJan.6.65-6.85up 0.07Feb.6.65-6.85up 0.07Source: USDA Market News, Portland

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