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Grant County health officials investigating possible measles case
The Grant County Health District is investigating a possible case of measles and exposure at the Grand Coulee School District, a news release said.
Thu May 23, 2013
Congo Hydroelectric May-be's
The enormous River Congo and the equally big forest hinterland is green here - without any renewable energy schemes! It has the record of world's deepest river, at 220m and is the vital network for those living within its watershed.
Wed May 22, 2013
Letter: Read 'More Guns, Less Crime' to be informed
Most Americans believes gun crime is increasing, probably because media coverage of the subject misleads them.
Fri May 17, 2013
'Justice' and 'citizen' - and 'illegal' - are nuanced concepts - Fri, 17 May 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Is he the "hardest-working teacher" in his district, as a fellow Lake Roosevelt High School teacher says? Someone who elevated his school's professionalism and standards, as his superintendent says? A "good example of the American dream," as a Grand Coulee doctor says? An ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Tue May 14, 2013
Spokane County Sheriff's Office: Vacant Home Vandalized
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: On May 6, 2013, Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy Matt Gould responded to the area near the 4000 block of West Richland Road to investigate a burglary at a home for sale.
Mon May 13, 2013
2 Pedestrians Hit By A Vehicle In Downtown Spokane Transported To The Hospital
At least 2 people have been transported to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle in downtown Spokane late Monday afternoon.
Prosecutors Now Reviewing Case Of Man Shot, Killed While Stealing Car
SPOKANE, Wash The Spokane County Prosecutor's Office is now officially beginning to review the case surrounding the shooting death of a man who was stealing a car in North Spokane.
Mental Evaluation Ordered For Colville 5th Grader Charged In Plot To Kill Classmates
COLVILLE, Wash. On Monday, the 11-year-old boy charged in a February plot to kill fellow classmates at Fort Colville Elementary School, was ordered to undergo a mental evaluation.
Coeur d'Alene semi crashes into Grand Coulee store
A semi truck crashed into a convenience store Monday morning near Highway 155 and Highway 174.
Semi-truck crashes into convenience store
A truck driver parked his semi outside a convenience store in Grand Coulee and went inside to buy some items.
Sun May 05, 2013
Ice Age Floods, The Columbia Plateau, and Terroir
Some of the largest cataclysmic geologic events on earth occurred in what is now the Pacific North West.
Thu May 02, 2013
Wahkiakum County Eagle
R.A. Long grad brings rocket science to WHS
Paul Laufman, graduate of RA Long High School in Longview in 1956, a Lower Columbia College and Washington State University alum, gave a presentation to middle school and high school students, and proved that hard work and a dream could turn a so-called "average student" into the right stuff.
Wed May 01, 2013
Road to recovery? It all depends
As a youth, I marched under the red flag of socialism, a banner that's drooped badly in more recent decades.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Rocky Reach Dam's high-tech treasure hunt receives national award
The D3 Tour Geocache Challenge , a high-tech treasure hunt offered at Rocky Reach, Chief Joseph and Grand Coulee dams, was honored Tuesday by the National Hydro Association with an Outstanding Stewards of America's Waters Award for Public Education.
Coulee Dam teacher charged in forgery, identity theft
It happened after a relative with a similar name was denied Social Security benefits because the agency's records showed he was employed as a Coulee Dam teacher, according to a police report.