Riverkeeper forces clearer Hangman Creek cleanup, students talk to leaders about guns and other headlines

click to enlarge The Riverfront Park Sky Ride returns. - DANIEL WALTERS PHOTO
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The Riverfront Park Sky Ride returns.


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Schoolkids grill congresswoman

Spokane Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich and Republican Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers both oppose most gun-control measures. But both answered questions from students about how gun violence could be prevented. (Spokesman-Review)

A cleaner river, faster
A lawsuit between the Spokane Riverkeeper and the Department of Ecology is forcing the state to refine its plan for cleaning up Hangman Creek. (Spokesman-Review)

Suicidal thoughts
Spokane Public Schools held a suicide-prevention symposium at North Central High School yesterday. (KXLY)

Sleazy tabloid has sleazy owner

How the chairman of the company that owns the National Enquirer used his access to Donald Trump try to make money. (New York Times)

The leadership vacuum's clogged filter
Why the White House is so bad at recruiting qualified appointees. (Washington Post)

Never again
France takes a stand against anti-Semitism after a Holocaust victim is murdered. (The Atlantic)