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April 1st Deadline For Firefighter Application
KHQ.COM - While it might seem a little early in the year to talk about the upcoming wildfire season, the deadline to apply to become a firefighter in Washington is fast approaching on April 1. "It's definitely on the forefront on our minds because our hiring and training begins soon," explained Andrew Stenbeck, the Arcadia District Manager of the ... (more)
Bird Lore: Barred Owl
Even those of us who don't pay much attention to birds will get excited at the sight of an owl.
Pend Oreille County deputy, sheriff rescue woman fallen through river ice - Thu, 20 Feb 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A collision with a logging truck didn't prevent the Pend Oreille County sheriff and a deputy from rescuing a 60-year-old woman who had fallen through the ice into the Pend Oreille River Thursday morning.
Editorial: Spokane City Council should stay opposed to Airway Heights casino - Wed, 19 Feb 2014 PST
The Spokane City Council should not reverse its opposition to construction of the Spokane Tribe's proposed casino in Airway Heights.
Getting there: U.S. 2, Interstate 90 slated for repaving projects - Mon, 17 Feb 2014 PST
As the 2014 construction season approaches, the state Department of Transportation is getting ready to start repaving work on several major highways in the Spokane region.