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Jan. 3, 2021, noon
Deb Abrahamson, whose fight for environmental justice made her a major figure in the push to clean up the legacy of uranium mining on the Spokane Indian Reservation, died at sunrise on New Year's Day. She was 65.
Pandemic stats: More traffic and fewer trail users as transit use also changed, though not always as expectedJan. 3, 2021, 4 a.m.
Spokane International Airport was flying high in February.
Difference Maker: Twa-le Abrahamson-Swan is a 'modern-day warrior' who has coordinated wildfire, pandemic relief on reservationsDec. 22, 2020, 4 a.m.
The last time Margo Hill saw Twa-le Abrahamson-Swan, she was weaving a basket with her mother. Abrahamson-Swan was doing, in other words, what she has spent her entire adult life doing: pulling different elements together to make something durable and useful; drawing from a deep well of tradition to create something able to withstand the demands of the modern moment.
Dec. 21, 2020, 4 a.m.
BNSF has lots of tools at its disposal to keep trains moving when the snow starts to pile up. If trains can't travel, that means not only are raw materials blocked from reaching their destinations, but also Christmas gifts.