Norm Carveth, of the Spokane Public Schools maintenance department, uses a saw to cut snow into shovel-size chunks as he helps clear the roof of the bus loading area at Ferris High School in Spokane on Monday. Crews were clearing roofs and lots at the district’s 54 schools.
Jan. 6, 2009 in City on Page A1
Education officials say they were ready to start school Monday and weren’t consulted before the Spokane County sheriff publicly called on them to extend winter break by an extra day. …