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May 7, 2014 at 7:14 AM

Wednesday Memo: Waterfront foot … Church fire … M’s on fire … Banned in Spokane

Good Wednesday morning, a day that promises to be sunny with temperatures in the mid-60s. Here is some news to consume this morning: Not another one. A human foot was found in a sneaker on Seattle’s waterfront yesterday. There have been several such cases in regional waters in the past seven years. In some…


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March 28, 2014 at 2:30 PM

Therapy dogs give comfort, raise spirits in aftermath of mudslide

Pongo is a 9-year-old black Labrador retriever with graying eyebrows who favors belly rubs He was going to be a guide dog but never quite made it through the program, ending up as a therapy and crisis-response dog. Through these awful days in Darrington, the town east of the slide, Pongo has been doing a standout…


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