Wednesday, April 1, 2015

MB: April Fools’ Day no joke, oldest person dies, EWU basketball star turns pro

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Three men were injured at an Ephrata convenience store shooting last night. (KXLY)

Spokane is closer to having city-wide paid sick leave as the city council says they’re making it a priority. (Spokesman-Review)

Eastern Washington University basketball star Tyler Harvey plans to make himself eligible for the NBA draft. (Spokesman-Review)

After high-profile measles outbreaks got people scared, vaccinations jumped by 27 percent in Washington state this winter. (Seattle Times)

Not funny! Post Falls police say they’re worried about copycat Saran Wrap “pranks” around their city. (KHQ)

Another reason to be happy to live on this side of the state, Seattle is ranked as having the fifth worst traffic in the country. (Seattle Times)

Now here’s a headline: German ex-cop jailed for cannibalism website killing. (Yahoo)

The oldest person on the planet, 117-year-old Misao Okawa, died today. (Washington Post)

Take our quiz! Are you an Inland Northwest foodie? (Inlander)

Happy April Fools' Day. Here are some of  the best pranks from around the web. (CNN)

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