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THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2006

Spring Sign: The M's Are Playing Ball

Fans hand baseballs through a fence for Seattle Mariners' Carl Everett to sign as he leaves the field after playing against the San Diego Padres in the annual charity game between the teams that kicked off spring training baseball games for the two clubs earlier...

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Top Cutlines -- 3/2/06

You've heard of Tim Burton's "Corpse Bride"? Well, here's "BODIES, the Exhibition," featuring real life preserved bodies. Jennifer Hartz, left, points out specifics to her daughter, 8-year-old Jessica Hartz, second from left, as Ann Scheraldi, standing, and Melinda Hartz, 5, right, listen to the audio...

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In SR Op-Ed, McCrory: Build Regional Jail

"Both Spokane County and Kootenai County experience jail overcrowding and want to build bigger jails. Spokane County's could cost from $81 million to $410 million while Kootenai County estimates its jail expansion might cost as much as $50 million. State, local and tribal leaders from...

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Question -- from the Peanut Gallery

Issue: Dirty politics this ain't: Senator saves rival's life: Maybe this means we'll see a more uplifting campaign'/CNN.com Offbeat News Additional Info: "State Sen. John Giannetti was waiting for his take-out order of Italian food at a Maryland restaurant on Monday when he saw a...

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Wild Card/Thursday -- 3/2/06

Gotta earn my supper on the Dark Side of the force, HBOers. So, I'll leave you with CDADave's parody from yesterday's cutline competition and urge you to look at his Thin Air blog for more LOLs he's posted one handed, as he tries to recover...

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Huckleberries Best of the INorthwest -- 3/2/06

Parents and their babies, including 15-month-old Lillian Baumgartner, left, 14-month-old Theo Hefley and 8-month old Sebastian Bertrand, right, practice their underwater swimming technique during a swim class at the Stewart Aquatic Center in Eugene, Ore. Wednesday/AP Photo/The Register-Guard by Chris Pietsch (who has Sandpoint, Idaho,...

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APhoto of the Day -- Bodies R Us

You've heard of Tim Burton's "Corpse Bride"? Well, here's "BODIES, the Exhibition," featuring real life preserved bodies. Jennifer Hartz, left, points out specifics to her daughter, 8-year-old Jessica Hartz, second from left, as Ann Scheraldi, standing, and Melinda Hartz, 5, right, listen to the audio...

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Question of the Day -- Rez Gas Tax

Issue: Bill seeks tribes' gas money: Tax revenue is state's, leaders say/Betsy Russell, Spokesman-ReviewDFO: Repub leaders in the Idaho Legislature can't get it through their heads that they are not bigger than the courts. Attempts to snag gas tax from the Indian reservations have been...

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Quick Fix 6 -- 3/2/06

1. APhoto Fix: In a photograph released by the U.S. Treasury, the newly designed $10 bill is shown Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005. The $10 bill note became the third bill denomination to be jazzed up with colors as part of the government's effort to thwart...

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Huckleberries Online

D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.