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Spokane County Conservation Futures nominations revealed

The latest round of properties nominated for acquisition in the Spokane County Conservation Futures Program will be presented at a public meeting on Thursday at the Centerplace Regional Event Center, 2426 N. Discovery Pl. in Spokane Valley. The eight-member Land ...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016

Empire use defense to pick up fourth straight victory

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – Spokane picked up its fourth consecutive Indoor Football League victory, mainly on the strength of its defense. The Empire forced four turnovers and outlasted the Nebraska Danger 25-23 on Friday at Heartland Events Center. Spokane’s 25 ...

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Area Sports Menu for Saturday, June 11

MotorsportsSpokane County Raceway: Color Me Rad, 7 a.m.; Eastern Washington NHRA Member Track Madness Tour, 4 p.m. Spokane Super Oval: Aukerman-Armstrong Tribute Race, 1 p.m. Stateline Speedway: Idaho Tune Up 150, Northwest Super Late Model Series, 6 p.m.SoccerMen: Evergreen Premier ...

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In this Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 file photo, gold medalist Andy Murray of Great Britain waves the British flag during the medal ceremony of the men’s singles event at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Defending Olympic champion Andy Murray will lead a four-member British tennis team at the Rio de Janeiro Games. (Elise Amendola / Associated Press)

Newsmakers: Andy Murray to defend Olympic singles title at Rio Games

Selected Defending Olympic champion Andy Murray will lead a four-member British tennis team at the Rio de Janeiro Games. The two-time Grand Slam champion was officially selected by the British Olympic Association, along with brother Jamie Murray, Johanna Konta and Heather Watson. Granted Illinois guard Tracy Abrams was given a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA after he missed last season with a torn left Achilles tendon. Abrams last played in 2013-14 and was second on the team in scoring with 10.7 points a game and led the Illini in assists with 3.2 a game. He has been a four-time team captain.

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No. 1 seed Florida, rival FSU meet again for trip to Omaha

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – First baseman Peter Alonso and so many of his Florida teammates vividly remember leaving Omaha empty-handed last season. That oh-so-close feeling of losing two one-run games to eventual national champion Virginia has stuck with them since. It’s ...

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SportsLinkComplete interview with Gabe Marks

Our most recent story about prolific Washington State wide receiver Gabe Marks tells the story of a particularly insightful interview we had last spring. That story, "Gabe Marks is a ...

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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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