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  1. Boeing scores a $22 billion win in market dominated by Airbus - Fri, 13 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    In this 2015 photo, the first Boeing 737 MAX airplane to roll off Boeing's assembly line in Renton, Wash., is shown. India's low-cost airline Spicejet plans to buy up to 205 next-generation Boeing planes worth $22 billion in a major deal to expand its domestic and international operations.

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  2. Seahawks Earl Thomas still mulling over football future - Tue, 20 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 20 | The Spokesman-Review

    Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas said he is "kind of caught in between'' continuing to play or retiring during an interview Tuesday on " The Rich Eisen Show " on the NFL Network. Thomas, who did the interview via phone, said when asked about a tweet he sent out after he suffered a season-ending broken leg that he was considering retiring that he has yet to make up his mind about his future.

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  3. Pullman police wants to go airborne with drone - Tue, 13 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The department had budgeted $10,000 for a quadcopter in 2017, but the purchase may need to be pushed off a year with the department facing about $112,500 worth of already delayed capital improvement projects - like station repairs, a crime-scene mapping device, police station remodeling and an additional patrol car - and the city encouraging department heads to be frugal due to it anticipating expenditures to exceed revenues by about $1.1 million next year. Pullman police Chief Gary Jenkins said the department will examine budgets and determine what expenses will be undertaken in 2017 during a mid-year budget review in July.

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  4. Trump's trade talk raises concerns - Wed, 07 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    About one-third of Washington state jobs depend on trade, so it's nerve-wracking to watch the Trump administration flout diplomatic tradition with China, trash trade deals and promote steep tariffs. John Stuhlmiller, CEO of the Washington state Farm Bureau, told The Spokesman-Review that a trade war with China "would be terrible for our economy, absolutely."

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  5. Did Donald Trump tank Boeing's stock because he was mad about a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    In 2013, Trump tweeted about having just bought stock in Boeing , but his spokesman said on Tuesday that the president-elect no longer holds stock in Boeing, or anything else, having sold it all in June. "Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion.

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  6. Man dies after being shot on Metro bus in Renton - Thu, 01 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The King County Sheriff's Office says a man shot on a Metro Transit bus in Renton on Tuesday has died. Sgt. Cindi West said the 27-year-old died Thursday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, where he was taken in critical condition after the shooting.

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  7. Most Washington voters supporting a minimum wage hike, court review...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    In this photo taken Oct. 6, 2016, Danielle Mendoza poses for a photo with two of her three children, Lola, 2 1/2, left, and Joseph, 5, right, in her apartment just before bedtime in Renton, Wash. Mendoza, a cashier at a grocery store, is one of some 730,000 workers in Washington state who backers say would see their pay jump if voters approve Initiative 1433, which would raise the state minimum wage by roughly $4 over four years, to $13.50 and would require employers to provide paid sick leave.

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  8. Front and Center: Lonnie Benn turned a passion for welding as a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Lonnie Benn is owner of Anvil Welding Instruction, which has its roots going back to 1960 when Lonnie's father, Waldo Benn, founded Welding Apparatus Repair in a two car garage. As an oxy-acetylene regulator and torch repair business, Welding Apparatus was a primary repair center throughout the Northwest.

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  9. 'Barefoot Bandit' released from prison, will work for lawyer - Wed, 28 Sep 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The man who became known as the "Barefoot Bandit" during a teenage crime spree in stolen cars, boats and planes has been transferred from prison to a work-release facility. KOMO-TV reported that the Washington Department of Corrections confirmed Colton Harris-Moore's transfer Wednesday from prison to Reynolds Work Release in Seattle.

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  10. King County to pay $1 million to settle escalator death case - Fri, 16 Sep 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    King County has agreed to pay $1 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a Renton man who died after his clothing got caught in a metro station escalator. The Seattle Times reported 42-year-old Maurecio Bell was strangled by the drawstring on his hooded sweatshirt after it got entangled in the escalator in 2013.

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  11. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll: Russell Wilson has ankle sprain - Mon, 12 Sep 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The concerns about whether Wilson would be able to play in Week 2 against Los Angeles seem to be at rest for now. RENTON, Wash.

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  12. Seattle police arrest man sought in 2012 shooting - Thu, 08 Sep 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Seattle police say they've arrested a man who has been wanted for the past four years for a shooting in the city's Central District. The department said Thursday officers tracked down 26-year-old Curtis Snipes and arrested him after a brief pursuit through Renton on Tuesday.

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  13. For Seahawks and rest of NFL, training camp isn't what it used to be - Fri, 19 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    As the Seahawks' training camp entered its final stages over the past week, veteran defensive end Cliff Avril began to hear increasing, if inevitable, laments from players going through it for the first time. RENTON, Wash.

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  14. Pete Carroll hedges on Jimmy Graham playing in Seahawks' opener - Wed, 17 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll tempered some of his optimism regarding tight end Jimmy Graham's ability to be ready for the start of the season. Carroll said Wednesday that, as expected, Graham will not play against Minnesota on Thursday in the Seahawks' second preseason game.

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  15. Social media helps land Tony McDaniel back with Seahawks - Tue, 16 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    If Tony McDaniel finds his way onto the Seattle Seahawks 53-man roster at the end of the preseason he will owe an assist to Snapchat. The rugged run-stopping defensive tackle went through his first practice with the Seahawks on Tuesday after signing with the team, a process that RENTON, Wash.

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  16. Hard knocks nothing new for Seahawks running back Thomas Rawls - Mon, 15 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Rawls was back in the starting offense Monday during the Seahawks' latest training-camp practice. His dozen or so plays were his first on any field since he got hurt December RENTON, Wash.

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  17. Locally: 13 selected for induction into Spokane Metro Softball Hall of Fame - Sat, 13 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The board that oversees the Spokane Metro Softball Hall of Fame has selected 13 players for the class of 2016. The new inductees are Dan Armitage , John Barrington , Von Chimienti , Carl Clark , Tim Clinton , Bob Erickson , Mark Hilborn , Jack Martin , Harry McClelland , Missy Sharp , Bill Shepherd , Mark Skubinna and Ken The board that oversees the Spokane Metro Softball Hall of Fame has selected 13 players for the class of 2016.

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  18. Authorities: Seattle heroin traffickers indicted - Thu, 11 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The alleged leader of a heroin trafficking organization tied to Seattle has been arrested in Mexico and returned to the U.S. to face charges, authorities said Thursday. U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes said in a news release that 34-year-old Ricardo Ramacho, was arrested August 9 near Tijuana SEATTLE - The alleged leader of a heroin trafficking organization tied to Seattle has been arrested in Mexico and returned to the U.S. to face charges, authorities said Thursday.

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  19. Undrafted rookie George Fant gets chance to impress Seahawks on offensive line - Fri, 05 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    For a couple of series during Friday's Seahawks practice, undrafted rookie George Fant worked as the starting left tackle, part of an offensive-line shuffle that had veteran J'Marcus Webb demoted for the day to the second team. RENTON, Wash.

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  20. Providence, St. Joseph hospital chains announce merger - Wed, 06 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Two Catholic hospital chains are merging to create the nation's third-largest nonprofit health system, with more than 100,000 employees in seven states. Providence Health & Services of Irvine, California, is merging with St. Joseph Health of Renton, Washington, to create Providence St. Joseph Health.

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