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    Once thought to be in Spokane, minister accused of molesting girls arrested in Brazil

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazilian authorities said Saturday they arrested a self-professed minister with ties to Spokane who was on a U.S. most-wanted list for allegedly molesting two girls in … 10

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    Second teen linked to WWII vet’s murder takes plea deal

    The second of two teenagers linked to the 2013 beating death of World War II veteran Delbert “Shorty” Belton pleaded guilty this morning to murder. 35

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    ‘Shark Tank’ participants find success after rejecting offers

    With the cameras rolling, Daniel and Stephanie Rensing accepted an offer from a “Shark Tank” investor. But after they had time to think about it, they changed their minds. Annual … 1

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    Fire season starts early with 150 acre blaze

    The fire season jumped out of the starting gate early with a 150 acre wild land fire west of Sprague near Downs Lake Saturday. 2

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    North Idaho senator objects to Hindu prayer

    A North Idaho senator is objecting to allowing a Hindu prayer as the opening invocation for the Idaho Senate on Tuesday morning, and says he’ll walk out. Sen. Steve Vick, … 43

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    10 under $10

    1 “Practise” by Eric Smith Opening reception from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, the Bartlett, 228 W. Sprague. Eric Smith is a Finnish-American graphic designer who lives in Spokane. This …

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    Mumford & Sons hitting Walla Walla in August

    A weekend-long music festival featuring Mumford & Sons, Foo Fighters and many others will make a stop in Walla Walla in August. 3

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    Idaho lawmakers narrowly agree to consider new inspector general office

    With tens of millions in legal fees, contract bailouts, settlements and more adding up for the state, it’s time for Idaho to create an office of Inspector General to receive … 6

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    Woman convicted in Fred Meyer robbery accused of assaulting witness

    A Spokane woman who pleaded guilty to robbery and assault in December now faces additional charges for allegedly attacking a witness. 12

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    Zags drop to No. 7

    Gonzaga dropped to seventh in the rankings following its first loss since early December. The Zags (29-2) slipped four spots in the AP poll and five spots in USA Today. 6

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    Police investigate possible shooting involving a school bus

    The Coeur d’Alene Police Department is investigating whether a BB gun was used to shoot out the window of a school bus today as it drove down the street with … 6

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    Stream ‘Birdman,’ other Oscar winners

    What’s new to watch this week on pay-per-view and streaming services: “Birdman,” the most adrenaline-charged backstage drama / show-biz comeback tale you may ever see, took home the big prizes …

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    BYU plays host busters

    So many things Gonzaga has relied on this season – inside game, rebounding, Kevin Pangos and Kyle Wiltjer working the pick-and-roll – were neutralized by BYU on Saturday. Because of … 14

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    AAA: Average price of gasoline in Washington $2.72

    BELLEVUE, Wash. — The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gas in Washington has risen 28 cents in one week to $2.72. 36

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    Top-seeded GU teams off to Las Vegas

    Third-ranked Gonzaga is headed back to the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas for the West Coast Conference tournament, an event the Bulldogs have dominated for the past 20 years. Gonzaga …

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    Crosby House Visit the house where this famous entertainer grew up and see 200 items of Bing Crosby memorabilia, including 22 gold and two platinum records. This represents just a …

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    December-March 9th warmest in Spokane

    The months of December, January and February were the ninth warmest on record in Spokane, the National Weather Service said today. 19

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    The rules for whiskey club

    The first rule of whiskey club is you talk about whiskey. The second rule of whiskey club is you talk about whiske y. Really talk about it. The nose. The …

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    Ohio murder suspect arrested in Spokane

    A standoff at a North Spokane home ended with the arrest of a man wanted for murder in Ohio. 1

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    Drive-by shooting suspect appears in court

    Ricky Tanner, the chief suspect in a gang-related drive-by shooting, appeared in court for the first time Monday following his arrest in Montana. 2