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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 3:17 P.M.

Mead High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll

Mead High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year. Seniors4.0 GPA Joseph Ammatelli, Kaitlynn Anderson, Levi Arnold, Rylee Atha, Keith Bardwell, Bryden Barrett, Daniel Beeson, William Bennatt, Jillian Bennett, Madison Binyon, Annie ...

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Centennial Middle School 2016-17 second term honor roll

Centennial Middle School has announced its honor roll for the second term of the 2016-17 school year.Eighth grade4.0 GPA Carly Bale, Briella Bell, Zari Broten, Zoe Dice, Natasha Eaton, Hargurleen Gill, Alyia Johansen, Taryn Littleworth, Lea McGlothlen, Skyler Naresh, Karli ...

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One of the classes at the annual Cabin Fever Symposium will cover mushroom identification. (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 3 P.M.

Gardening: Annual symposium focuses on what’s happening in the soil

This year’s event features Mary Robson of Port Townsend, Washington, as the keynote speaker. Robson will be telling the story of how roots work with a little help from their friends, soil fungi and bacteria. Robson is a master storyteller when it comes to explaining how things work in the garden. She combines her years as a WSU extension horticulture specialist, author, writer and gardener to narrate the story behind the science and the beauty of the microorganisms in the soil’s rhizosphere.

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UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 3:23 P.M.

Horizon Middle School 2016-17 second quarter honor roll

Horizon Middle School has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2016-17 school year. Eighth grade4.0 GPA Emily Acosta, Austin Alteneder, Samuel Bergam, Abigail Boden, Marinly Chamberlain, Elise Clark, Marissa Conklin, Cyrus Cross, Genevieve Fawcett, Aimee Hawley, ...

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The Koch barn was built in 1892. (Stefanie Pettit)

UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 2:58 P.M.

Landmarks: Pleasant Prairie barn a monument to farm life

The tall red barn out on Pleasant Prairie can easily be seen from a distance, not just because of its sharp contrast to the snow on the ground but also because it stands atop a rise and serves as a visible landmark for those driving along Bigelow Gulch Road. The Koch Barn, on the Spokane County Heritage Barn Register, was constructed in 1892, two years after the large farm house just north of it was built. The 400-acre property on which the barn sits was originally railroad property.

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UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 3:24 P.M.

North Pines Middle School 2016-17 second quarter honor roll

North Pines Middle School has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2016-17 school year. Eighth grade4.0 GPA Joshua Bridges, Brennan David, Juliana Gonzalez, Aidan Green, Allison Hunt, Hailey Kinerson, Caitlyn Langsett, Arihana Roos, Anne Sweeney, Jorgen ...

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UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 3:23 P.M.

West Valley High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll

West Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year. Seniors4.0 GPA Aaron Fay, Kyle Fay, Jordyn Fouts, Brooklynn Graham, Jaida Rose Hanson, Faith Henson, Lauren Jones, Sydney Jones, Cassandra Judd, Max ...

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Cindy Hval

Cindy Hval

Stefanie Pettit

Stefanie Pettit

Pat Munts

Pat Munts

Gardening: Edible native plants can thrive in home gardens

In recent years, interest has grown in foraging for native edible plants. Many of the plants we commonly see in the wild in the region have edible berries, leaves, flower and even roots. The nice thing is that you don’t have to go into the …

Steve Christilaw

Steve Christilaw


Blogs

Moscow to congressmen: Do your job

A “do your job” chant reverberated off the walls of a packed Great Room at Moscow’s 1912 Center at the end of Thursday night’s town hall meeting hosted by the ...



Baumgartner town hall Saturday

It may not have the passion and excitement of a congressional town hall meeting, but state Sen. Mike Baumgartner will hold a legislative town hall meeting on Saturday. Baumgartner, a ...