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TUESDAY, MARCH 28, 2017

TUESDAY, MARCH 28, 2017

Mind closed on climate

Apparently, David H. Greegor ("Omitting science standards means erasing truth") is one of the new breed of scientists who focus on an agenda rather than on discovery.

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TUESDAY, MARCH 28, 2017

Something in the water

With all the unrest and crazy happenings going on in our country, my one word description would be "deplorable" - if I may borrow the word from the originator's mouth. Recently, I learned from a "reliable source" why so many of our citizens have gone off the deep end, particularly in government and at our institutions of higher learning.

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MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017



MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017

Overreaction to article

A recent article in The Guardian that claimed Gonzaga basketball was the only thing keeping Spokane a worthwhile place was factually incorrect and woefully lazy.

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MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017

Renter protection appreciated

Regarding the March 12 article, "Proposal aims to protect renters": We are very fortunate to have two very dedicated City Council members, Karen Stratton and Amber Waldref, who have taken Spokane's housing issues to heart. The recent change in the Human Rights ordinance follows the lead of the Mayor's Taskforce on Quality Housing to ensure that no person with a housing voucher will go homeless because they were denied housing by a landlord who would not accept that voucher.

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SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2017

SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2017

Ask for permission

Yes, old abandoned buildings are interesting to historians and photographers, whether it is the tilt of the building as it sinks into its foundation, or the weathered grain, patina and surface lichen of the wood. However, it is private property and should never be invaded without the permission of the owner. Do you want strangers nosing through your back yard?

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SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2017

Hopes are dimming

I'm coming out. No, it's not what you think. This is political (even more dangerous). While I sincerely believe that Hillary Clinton would have been a bad choice for America, during the election I felt the same about Donald Trump, that he would be just as disastrous and to date, it seems I was right.

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Blogs

No longer talk of the town

Last week, this giant, metal die/dice was the talk of Coeur d'Alene, after it washed up on Lake Coeur d'Alene's north shore from Driftwood Bay. Now, it's an afterthought, next ...




By the time I got to Phoenix

1. Heard quite a few people say "Zags" today and all pronounced it correctly. That must mean we are approaching something momentous. 2. All you need to do to understand ...