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Nov. 25, 2020, 1 p.m.
The Medication Education & Disposal Project has launched a statewide program to offer free services to dispose of expired, unwanted and unused medicines. MED-Project is the Washington State Department of Health's approved program operator. MED-Project has activated about 150 additional drop-off sites.
Safety first: With people staying home for Thanksgiving, it’s time to talk turkey and other precautionsNov. 25, 2020, 4 a.m.
This is a year for many firsts, and add to the list a high number of inaugural encounters in cooking a turkey along with other holiday staples. You know – those traditional dishes enjoyed over at the house of family or friends, and perhaps you bring the rolls. Except this year. Many Americans will stay home because of pandemic concerns.
Nov. 19, 2020, 4 a.m.
Many of us have joked about "Quarantine 15," a phrase for those extra pounds gained during pandemic life spent mostly at home. It's a stress-induced reality for many, say fitness and weight-loss experts, but they offer several ideas to get back on track. For many, it's a fallout from disrupted routines, stress and lack of access to gyms.
Should I stay or should I go? Holiday travel will be different this season amid the coronavirus pandemicNov. 16, 2020, 4 a.m.
Some Spokane residents still plan a trip to see relatives for the holidays, while others have decided this year to stay home amid travel hassles, coronavirus fears or as a precaution for an at-risk family member. Overall, most U.S. holiday travel is more likely to be by car and at a much lower rate. Travelers and AAA offer ideas on how to stay safe.