News from the Inland Empire

A Gambler's Wedding

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Whenever or wherever a miner appeared at Dutch Jake's bar with a pokeful of nuggets, he quickly helped to dispose of the hoard in ways highly satisfactory to his gambling instinct.

"Dutch Jake” Goetz was a large man, boisterous, and an outgoing...

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I Gave a Team of Horses To Buy The Davenport Site

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 In 1878 Al Christianson joined a pioneer group consisting of 45 people and fourteen wagons heading west with his newlywed 2 year bride.

They took the Union Pacific Route and were on the trail for four and a half months.

The wagon...

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Country Club eyes 2 sites

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Two sites, one on the Moran Prairie and the other on the north shore of Liberty Lake are being seriously considered by the country club as locations for their new Spokane country club building and grounds.  All this hinges on...

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Best Laundry In The Village

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Livery Stable

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Tired Ole' Earth is Slowing Down

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The days are growing longer – at a rate of one second every 100,000 years.

Professor Benjamin Boss, director of the department of Meridian Astronomy at the Carnegie Institutions in Washington is a student of the rotation rate the earth goes...

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The Latest Fashion

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