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Thursday, January 17, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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City’s newest warming center will soon have capacity for 120

The Erminia Avenue warming center is likely the last of four new winter warming centers to go online for the season. The 52-mat warming center, which is managed by the Salvation Army, is scheduled to double in capacity Wednesday, increasing the network’s capacity to 275.

News >  Spokane

Man trapped in car for an hour after 5-car crash in North Spokane

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:28 p.m.

It took firefighters more than 60 minutes in below-freezing temperatures to extricate a man trapped in his truck after a five-car collision early Tuesday night in north Spokane that sent three to the hospital. No one had life-threatening injuries, said David Heizer, Spokane Fire Department battalion chief.
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Mike Leach, Michael Baumgartner tease football and war leadership course at Washington State University

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 1:13 a.m.

The head football coach at WSU tweeted what appeared to be a fully realized syllabus Sunday night for the course, which he first teased in late November. Michael Baumgartner, the former state senator and current Spokane County treasurer, confirmed he’d been working with Leach on the course layout and believed the course would bring a fresh perspective to the study of nontraditional warfare, and how to counter it.