March 30, 2011 in Features

‘Pickles,’ ‘Off the Mark’ starting this week


We’re testing some new strips on our comics pages starting this week.

“Pickles,” about a retired couple navigating their not-always-golden years, is running in place of “Get Fuzzy.”

“Off the Mark,” a quirky comic in the “Far Side” vein, takes the spot previously occupied by “6 Chix.”

We’ll be testing several strips in those spaces over the next few months, and make a decision based on reader input. Look for more details next week on how to start voting.

Questions? Comments? Call Features Editor Rick Bonino at (509) 459-5068 or email

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