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UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 7:24 p.m.

Early fix for 737 MAX 8 was in FAA’s hands 7 weeks before Ethiopian crash

Acting Federal Aviation Administration chief Daniel Elwell will tell a Senate hearing Wednesday that “Boeing submitted … to the FAA for certification” its proposed flight-control software enhancement for the 737 …

Put credit repair on New Year’s resolution list

Credit fraud and credit repair, although not on the same level of loss and anxiety, are two separate challenges – report and repair.

Ask the builder: Deck piers distribute load and prevent frost heave damage

Nonetheless, any contractor who says you need deck piers for your new deck or to expand an existing one is giving you great advice. Deck piers are the foundation for …

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 4:01 p.m.

Technical sewing specialist breathes new life into outdoor gear

Calling her a seamstress is an understatement. Technical sewing specialist is more accurate. “Outdoor gear angel” is a perfect fit.

Ways to deal with dreaded marks on painted walls

When it comes to cleaning painted walls, the finish of the paint is what matters; the color doesn’t. Flat paint is the hardest to clean but the easiest to touch …

Southwest airplane is being repaired after fatal accident

The Southwest Airlines airplane that broke down midair in a fatal accident last month has made its way to a Seattle-area facility for repairs.

UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:42 a.m.

Idaho board approves an additional $86M to address I-84

Idaho transportation officials have agreed to spend an additional $86 million to repair and add lanes on Interstate 84 near Nampa and Caldwell.

South Hill dry cleaner plans repairs after arsons

Following two arsons in the span of a month, a dry cleaning store and laundromat on Spokane’s South Hill has been issued permits for $200,000 in repair work, according to …

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 11:03 p.m.

Documents: Puerto Rico utility ignored advice on repair deal

Puerto Rico’s bankrupt electric utility ignored advice from its own lawyers before signing an expanded contract worth $300 million with a tiny Montana company to repair its damaged power grid, …

Hanford workers finish stabilizing collapsed tunnel

Workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state have finished stabilizing a partially-collapsed tunnel containing radioactive wastes left over from the production of plutonium for nuclear weapons.

Floods, fires, other disasters add stress to state budgets

A summer of natural catastrophes, from epic hurricanes to scorching wildfires, has exposed another peril in disaster-prone states: How to pay for the rescues, repairs and rebuilding.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:28 a.m.

City restoring historic restrooms at Byrne Park

The city of Spokane is restoring Depression-era restroom facilities at Byrne Park in north Spokane that were damaged during the 2015 windstorm. The $243,000 project will include restorative work on …

Spokane bike nonprofit gets shop

When Ryan Volsen was in college he decided he didn’t want to drive a car. It seemed simple enough to just ride a bike. Soon he realized it would probably …

Monroe Street Bridge Closure Scheduled

The Monroe Street Bridge will be closed from midnight to 6 a.m. through Friday while city crews make structural improvements to the bridge’s south end. Motorists are asked to use …

Construction Work Will Disrupt Traffic

Spokane Valley motorists will face traffic disruptions caused by two more road projects scheduled to begin next week. State Department of Transportation crews will be repairing a damaged bridge rail …