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Doug Clark: Elephants aren’t the Dumbos here in Spokane

Q: What do you get when you cross the Spokane City Council with a herd of pachyderms? A: A pack-a-dorks.

Spokane City Council bans use of elephant hooks

A device used to control elephants will no longer be allowed to be used in Spokane. The Spokane City council voted 6-1 to prohibit the use of elephant hooks, Monday.

Spokane City Council to consider ban on elephant hooks

On Monday, the Spokane City Council will consider an ordinance banning the use of “bullhooks” - implements that resemble fireplace pokers with sharp, steel-hooked tips and that are used to …

Large and at-large in 1926: the year more than a dozen elephants were on the loose in B.C.

Elephants were the focus of lots of news coverage in 1926, when a dozen circus elephants escaped in Cranbrook, B.C. One, Charlie Ed, was on the lam for six weeks …