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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

DAR, SAR to observe Constituation Day

The Esther Reed Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Spokane Sons of the American Revolution will hold an observance of Constitution Day at Manito Park at 1 p.m. on Saturday.

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

Gardening: Tilley mixes practical, whimsical elements in Lake Spokane yard

Gabriele Tilley’s garden style can be summed up as reduce, reuse and recycle. Her Lake Spokane garden is a wonderful collage of repurposed yard sale finds, castoff building materials and an eclectic mix of recycled and bargain plants set off by choice finds from the Friends of Manito plant sales. Her creativity won her the August Garden of the Month from The Inland Empire Gardeners.

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West Valley’s Sophia Stahl-Hamilton (15) battles University High School’s Kelsey Crosby (8) on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016, in Spokane Valley, Wash. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

GNL teams look to conference schedule

It’s not easy playing soccer in the Great Northern League. For starters, the league is an outpost – hours away by bus from the nearest Class 2A competition, the Central Washington Athletic Conference. That makes scheduling nonleague games something of ...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

Westview will host ceremony

There will be an art dedication ceremony Thursday at Westview Elementary School for two pieces by Seattle artist Katy Stone, installed at the school as part of the Art in Public Places project. The ceremony begins at 1:30 p.m. at Westview, 3520 W. Bismark Ave.

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

Women Helping Women Fund seeking grant applications

The Women Helping Women Fund is seeking grant applicants for nonprofit programs that benefit women and children in the Spokane area. Applications will be available at www.whwfspokane.org after an brown-bag session at noon Friday at 2020 E. 29th Ave. Since ...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016

Kraft, an adoptable cat

Kraft is available for adoption from the Spokane Country Regional Animal Protection Service. Shelter workers say shes a sweet girl. She has only one tooth, so needs to be fed soft food.

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016

THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016

Accuracy watch:

In last week’s Education Notebook, Tristin Twin and Jordan Willson’s names were misspelled. Collin Jurenka was accidentally omitted from the list of scholarship recipients. Also, Karin Steever, Drew Vanderpool and Kristi Cysewski are teachers, not students.

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016

Senior meals

For the week of Sept. 12-16. Monday – Option 1: Swiss steak with tomatoes and potatoes, steamed vegetables, roll, fruit. Option 2: Chicken sandwich with tomato basil soup, steamed vegetables, roll, fruit. Tuesday – 1: Chicken cacciatore, steamed vegetables, roll, ...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2016



Cindy Hval

Cindy Hval

Civilian account: A witness to Pearl Harbor at the age of 10

Like most Americans, Nancy Harlocker’s world changed on Dec. 7, 1941. A 10-year-old living an idyllic island childhood on Oahu, Harlocker woke to the sound of her father yelling, “We’re at war!” She and her 14-year-old brother looked up to see a Japanese Zero flying …

Stefanie Pettit

Stefanie Pettit

Front Porch: Political divides may corrupt Thanksgiving meal

I wish I had it in me to believe that this Thanksgiving will turn out to be what we all hope for – a big joyous meal shared with family and friends, nourished by laughter, warmth and good tidings. But unless you and your companions …

Pat Munts

Pat Munts

Steve Christilaw

Steve Christilaw


Blogs

AM Scanner Traffic — 12.6.2016

9:53 a.m. Injury Fall -- Creekside Inn Assisted Living, 240 E Kathleen Ave/CdA. 9:40 a.m. Breathing Problem -- 700 block of E Coeur d'Alene Ave/CdA. 9:34 a.m. Stomach Problem -- ...



Big fish meets special needs

FISHING -- The list of winners published last week after the 2016 Lake Pend Oreille Fall Fishing Derby has a lot of untold stories to go along with them. One ...


Looking forward to Wednesday

Can't wait for the inevitable calls to the City Desk tomorrow, from readers insisting that the S-R ignored Pearl Harbor Day. Readers don't always grasp that stories and photos relating ...




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