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Aug. 14, 2019, 5 a.m.
Families with children who have personal or philosophical exemptions to the MMR vaccination will have to vaccinate their children or get a different exemption before school starts this fall. But the requirement for a new exemption can be easily bypassed.
Wheat harvest reaped grain and abundant goodwill as Ritzville rallied to help farmer fighting cancerAug. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
Farmers came together to help a neighbor harvest 1,200 acres in six hours after learning that Larry Yockey knew he would not be able to cut his wheat after he was diagnosed with cancer.
Judge dismisses yearslong case after state psychiatric hospitals change policies, ‘culture,’ hire more staffAug. 9, 2019, midnight
A five-year court battle over how psychiatric hospitals in Washington treat patients who have been ruled not guilty by reason of insanity came to an end Wednesday, when Chief U.S. District Judge Thomas Rice dismissed the case after determining significant improvements agreed to in a 2016 settlement had been made
Aug. 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Spokane Regional Health District is partnering with local community organizations to provide vaccinations against hepatitis A and B in the midst of a state-declared outbreak of hepatitis A last week.