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Wednesday, September 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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THURSDAY, AUG. 9, 2012

July Was A Record Scorcher 

This probably comes as no surprise: Federal scientists say July was the hottest month recorded in the Lower 48 states, breaking a record set during the Dust Bowl of the 1930s. And even less a surprise: The U.S. this year keeps setting records for weather...

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2012

During a demonstration Tuesday, SCRAPS animal protection Officer Francie Rapier monitors a thermometer placed inside a parked car. Even with four windows cracked open, the temperature hit 109 degrees in 25 minutes. (Colin Mulvany)

Deadly dog days 

During a demonstration Tuesday, SCRAPS animal protection Officer Francie Rapier monitors a thermometer placed inside a parked car. Even with four windows cracked open, the temperature hit 109 degrees in 25 minutes. Animal protection Officer Francie Rapier last week responded to a complaint of two...

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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.