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Friday, August 23, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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THURSDAY, AUG. 8, 2019

Bummer! But at least you’re ready.

Illness. Injury. Damage to your home or car. Veterinary bills. Job loss. It’s just a matter of time before a costly event comes your way. Building up a cash reserve to cover emergencies means that when the transmission falls out ...

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Till debt do us part

Considering marriage? Consider your partner's debt, too. Unromantic as it may sound, the debt both partners bring to your marriage will affect your relationship, not to mention your finances. Debt and other financial challenges are among couples' top causes of ...

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SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019

The MultiCare Family: Here for you

Valued friends and neighbors, Two years ago, Deaconess Hospital, Rockwood Clinic and Valley Hospital joined the MultiCare family. Since that time, it’s been our privilege to serve the communities in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho, and to learn together about ...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2019

More than 9 in 10 students in Spokane’s West Valley School District graduate on time. Six in 10 enroll directly in postsecondary education.  (Courtesy Debbie Reeder, WVSD)

Career programming served fresh in West Valley School District

West Valley High School senior Jonathan Ramirez presents an immaculately prepared plate of pan-seared Chateaubriand-style steak with Béarnaise sauce, seasoned vegetables and chateau potatoes to a “who’s who” of school district counselors, administrators and special guests. Fellow senior Anton Roig ...

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Dollars for down the road

Saving for long-term goals may seem daunting. These tips should help. About one-fifth of Americans have zero savings for retirement, emergencies, or anything else, according to a Bankrate survey in March Of those who are saving, it’s no more than ...

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Comcast honors Spokane student

Comcast is proud to honor Mead Senior High School Senior Logan Hamilton for being among 37 high school seniors throughout Washington state to be a part of our annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program. The award, funded by the Comcast ...

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Go green to save green

You don’t have to choose between helping the planet and helping your pocketbook. Here are a few ways to protect the environment while you save some green. Plant a tree on the south side of your house. The shade it ...

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SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2019

Do you need an ‘RFID-blocking’ vest?

Contactless credit cards are coming, making it super simple to pay in stores: You’ll hold your card near a payment terminal, which will pick up data transmitted by radio waves. But with new technology come new fears about ways people ...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 24, 2019

MONDAY, FEB. 11, 2019

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30, 2019

MONDAY, JAN. 14, 2019

Organize your finances and simplify your life

Have you ever been late paying a bill because it got lost in a pile of papers? Could your family make sense of your finances if you became seriously ill? Organizing your finances and important documents helps ensure you'll be ...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19, 2018


Bicycle laws to ride by

Many of my driving discussions involve the intermixing of bicycles and motor vehicles on our roadways, where the rights and responsibilities of motorists and bicyclists become the topics. Recent reader ...

Iceland is not just one big rock

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — The terrain in Iceland is so rough that astronaut Neil Armstrong and others trained here in preparations for landing on the moon. The landscape on the 30-mile ...