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  • Wednesday | via KXLY-TV Spokane 

    Joe Peterson answers last service call

    The Spokane Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its own; retired Major Crimes Sergeant Joe Peterson, who dedicated his life to catching criminals in Spokane. Peterson passed away suddenly Tuesday night.

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  • Wednesday | via The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas 

    Bobby J. Rickman

    Bobby J. Rickman, 43, of Victoria passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014. He was born November 24, 1971 in Paris, Illinois to Kitti I. Rickman and the late Arthur J. Rickman.

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  • Sunday Dec 14 | via Dayton Daily News 

    NOLAND, Sadie Foster

    News Death Notice NOLAND, Sadie Foster Age 93 of Centerville passed away in her sleep, at Bethany Lutheran Village on Wednesday, December 10, 2014. Sadie Irvin was born on July 13, 1921 to Umn M. and William R. Foster in Spokane WA.

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  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via Wenatchee World 

    Geneva M. (Phelan) Riddle

    * THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT , on October 8, 1921, to John and Amanda Phelan. She was the second eldest of six children and lived some of her growing-up years with her family in Omak, , eventually moving back to Troy, where she met her husband, Charles, one of the Riddle Boys! They were married on July 5, 1941, and they had a loving marriage for 63 years, until Charles passed away in 2003.

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  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via Wenatchee World 

    Eugene Herbert "Butch" Gatewood, Jr.

    * THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT Eugene Herbert "Butch" Gatewood, Jr., 70, a 45 year Wenatchee area resident, passed away on Sunday, December 7, 2014, at Confluence Health Hospital. He was born on March 3, 1944, at St. Anthony's Hospital in Wenatchee, the son of Eugene Herbert Sr. and Thelma June Gatewood.

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  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via Wenatchee World 

    Wylie Chase Echelbarger

    * THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT , along with eight siblings. He graduated from Edmonds High School and then worked for the family business, delivering oil within the community.

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  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via Pequot Lakes Echo 

    Avis Keen

    The funeral will be Monday, Dec. 15 at Riverview Terrace in Spokane, Wash. Interment will be Tuesday in Washington State Veterans Cemetery in Medical Lake, Wash.

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  • Monday Dec 8 | via KREM-TV Spokane 

    Fallen Fairchild airman's plane flying home to parents

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Before Captain Mark Tyler Voss died in a Fairchild tanker crash almost two years ago he was working on a special plane.

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  • Saturday Dec 6 | via The Messenger 

    a. Jean Aspenson

    A. Jean Aspenson, 92, of Fort Dodge, passed away Thursday, December 4, 2014 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, December 11th at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev.

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  • Saturday Dec 6 | via KHQ-TV Spokane 

    Cops and Kids took off to Spending Money Wisely at W...

    Officers in the Tri-Cites spent their Saturday morning at Wal-Mart helping nearly 30 underprivileged kids shop for the holidays. Law enforcement from all over the Tri-Cites was there and they wanted the public to see them in a different light.

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  • Friday Dec 5 | via KHQ-TV Spokane 

    Kids enjoyed Santa while being in a safe and quiet e...

    The Columbia Center Mall had a "Caring Santa" day where kids with disabilities and special needs had the chance to take pictures with him. The mall picks a Sunday near the holidays to have special reserved time slots for parents to bring their kids in who have special needs to take pictures with Santa.

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  • Friday Dec 5 | via KHQ-TV Spokane 

    Lighted Boat Parade Brightens Columbia River for Hol...

    The Christmas Lighted Boat Parade was Friday and Saturday on the Columbia River floating from the Cable Bridge to Howard Amon Park. There were 21 boats with all sorts of lights and decorations on them lined up for the parade.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via FindLaw 

    in Re: the Disciplinary Proceeding Against Russell K...

    Kurt M. Bulmer, Attorney at Law, Seattle, WA, for Petitioner. M. Craig Bray, Washington State Bar Association, Seattle, WA, for Respondent.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via Cheney Free Press 

    William "Bill" Lester

    Bill was born July 9, 1932 in Pleasantville, Iowa and settled in Spokane after falling in love with the area while visiting. Bill served in the Navy on the USS Frank E. Evans during the Korean War and ended his 27 years of service in the Navy Reserve.

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Miss Massachusetts to talk about STEM education at U...

    The Society of Women Engineers at the university will welcome Kuhn at 6 p.m. at the Claire T. Carney Library Grand Reading Room. Kuhn has a bachelor of science degree in biology from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Wash..

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  • Monday Dec 1 | via The Spokesman-Review 

    Then and Now: Falls City Block now a high-rise - Mon...

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Daniel H. Dwight came to Spokane Falls in 1887 and married Mary Willis, daughter of businessman W.G. Willis, who had started building the Falls City block in 1886.

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  • Friday Nov 28 | via Florida Today 

    Piarre Price

    He leaves behind his Mother, Sister, Brother, children and a host of nieces and nephews.

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  • Tuesday Nov 25 | via KREM-TV Spokane 

    ALS patient given van by Team Gleason dies

    ALS patient given van by Team Gleason dies Nate Moats has first-hand experience with the Gleason Initiative Foundation. Check out this story on KREM.com: KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho- A local father who was featured on KREM 2 News while he battled Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis has died.

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  • Monday Nov 24 | via KREM-TV Spokane 

    Moses Lake man dies in crash near Warden

    A 19-year-old Moses Lake mad died Monday morning from injuries suffered during a one vehicle collision north of Warden. Moses Lake man dies in crash near Warden A 19-year-old Moses Lake mad died Monday morning from injuries suffered during a one vehicle collision north of Warden.

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  • Nov 17, 2014 | via Daily Herald 

    Suburban Catholics see 'something new' in Blase Cupich

    Suburban Catholics feel a mix of hope and nervous anticipation as they look ahead to this week's historic event -- the installation of the new Chicago archbishop. During services that span three days and begin tonight -- and appearing online at abc7chicago.com -- Bishop Blase Cupich will be installed as the ninth archbishop of Chicago.

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