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    George enjoys first game, boosts Pacers

    NBA: Paul George savored every moment of his postgame stroll to the locker room. He pumped his fist, traded high-fives with teammates, gave the No. 1 signal to the fans …

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    Stolen cabin found outside of Springdale

    Stevens County sheriff’s deputies have located a cabin stolen from a family’s rural property near Springdale. 26

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    NFL notes: League reinstates running back Adrian Peterson

    Adrian Peterson has been cleared to return to the NFL. Now all that remains to be settled is where he will play next season. Commissioner Roger Goodell sent the Minnesota …

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    New Orleans needs final-game win over San Antonio to make NBA playoffs

    NBA: Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans have been fighting for their playoff lives for more than a month. After dispatching the lowly Minnesota Timberwolves in Minneapolis on Monday …

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    Entire cabin stolen off foundation, baffling owner

    When Chris Hempel returned to her family’s rural property and found the gate’s lock cut, she was expecting to find thieves had broken into their cabin. What she didn’t count … 26

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    Spokane developer Harlan Douglass arrested on charge of assault at courthouse

    Prominent Spokane developer Harlan Douglass was arrested for felony assault Wednesday morning after allegedly punching a courtroom adversary in the hallway of the Spokane County Courthouse. 25

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    Total lunar eclipse coming Saturday

    A total lunar eclipse will occur for a short 12 minutes on Saturday, beginning at 4:54 a.m., according to Sky & Telescope online. 5

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    Lelisa Desisa keeping his Boston Marathon medal this time

    BOSTON – He returned his winner’s medal last time. Two months after the Tsarnaev brothers decided hate was the answer, Lelisa Desisa decided hate was no answer at all. So …

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    Ex-Whitworth A.D. Leetch among 7 dead in Illinois plane crash

    BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — A small plane returning from the NCAA basketball tournament in Indianapolis crashed Tuesday near the city of Bloomington in central Illinois, killing all seven people on board. … 1

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    Diaz: Pete Rose Hall of Fame ban should stick forevermore

    The apologists are lining up for Pete Rose again. Good people. Great people. Iconic names like Cal Ripken Jr., who recently said, “To me, he’s a Hall of Fame player … 2

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    CdA accessibility advocate dies in ATV crash

    A Coeur d’Alene man who recovered from a severe spinal cord injury to lead an active life and advocate for those with physical challenges was killed Sunday when his ATV … 4

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    Alaska Airlines flight returns to Sea-Tac after passengers hear person trapped in cargo hold

    An Alaska Airlines flight bound for Los Angeles made an emergency return to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport today after passengers heard someone banging beneath the airplane. 19

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    Obama visits Everglades with Earth Day message

    EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. – Amid lurking alligators and the steamy heat of Florida’s Everglades, President Barack Obama on Wednesday sounded the alarm about damage from climate change he said …

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    Obituary: Thompson, Jodi Lynn

    May. 14, 1983 - Apr. 14, 2015

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    Developer Harlan Douglass accused of slapping opposing lawyer

    For 24 hours, prominent Spokane developer Harlan Douglass was known as Spokane County Jail inmate number 401869. 56

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    Fred Russell, convicted of killing three WSU students, released from prison

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Frederick Russell, convicted of killing three Washington State University students and injuring four others in an auto crash, has been released from prison. 27

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    UConn women back in title game after 81-58 win over Maryland

    TAMPA, Fla. – Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies now stand one win away from a third straight championship and matching another vaunted milestone. Breanna Stewart scored 25 points and …

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    First measles case reported in Spokane County in 21 years

    An adult in Spokane County has tested positive for the measles, the first case of the highly contagious disease in the county in 21 years. 17

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    Spokane County teen dies after motorcycle crash

    A teenager from Elk in north Spokane County died after crashing his motorcycle on Interstate 90 Thursday evening. 9

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    Spat deepens among county commissioners

    The fissure is growing among the three Republicans serving on the usually lock-step Spokane County Commission. A political battle over the proposed sales tax increase to fund public transit has … 59