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Matter of Opinion archive for March 11, 2008

TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2008



Otto Zehm, two years after

On March 18, 2006, Otto Zehm had an encounter with several police officers at a convenience store. Two days later, he would die after never regaining consciousness.On Oct. 4, 2006, Spokane County Prosecutor Steve Tucker announced that he didn't have enough evidence to charge any...

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No firestorm of controversy this time?

(S-R file photo by Jesse Tinsley)Our edit today applauds a compromise on field burning in Idaho.The overall compromise, which was guided by a mediator, was the product of a six-month effort by farming interests and health advocates. Before that, field burning had been halted by...

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