January 7, 2013

Snow causing school delays, closures

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Craig Walker, of Durham School Services , assists stuck motorists spinning their wheels at the corner of 37th Avenue and Havana, after a blanket of snow made the road an icy mess, Jan. 7, 2013 in Spokane, Wash. Walker spread a bucket of sand on the incline to help with traction.
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Freeman, Medical Lake, Cheney and Davenport school districts are closed today due to dangerous driving conditions caused by snow.

Davenport initially announced a delayed start, but in a later message said the district decided to close.

Tekoa announced it will close at 12:20 and all after-school activities will be cancelled.

The Reardan-Edwall School District also is closed, and all activities and practices are cancelled.

Christian-Heritage and Great Northern school districts are also closed.

Newport schools will start two hours late today, and there will be no preschool.

Click the “school closures” tab at the top of this page for a full list of closures and delays.

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