Mike Pence comes to town, we count 101 Things to do in Spokane and other headlines

click to enlarge Mike Pence comes to town, we count 101 Things to do in Spokane and other headlines
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FOR FUN: Why settle for the Spokesman-Review's "100 Things to do in Spokane Before You Die" when you can read our list of "101 Things to do in Spokane Before You Die"? That's one more thing!

NEWS: Why Cathy McMorris Rodgers signed a controversial 2015 immigration initiative.


COMEDY: Jim Gaffigan is coming to the Spokane Arena in April.

IN OTHER NEWS

Drugs are the devil
A woman who claims she is Satan murdered a 55-year-old man, thinking he killed her daughter (her daughter was safe). Possibly related: Investigators found a large amount of meth near the crime scene and the woman (Satan) admitted to smoking meth that day. (Spokesman-Review)

Pence in Spokane
If you see a middle-aged man with perfectly-parted white hair and a wry smile walking around in Spokane today, there's a chance it's Vice President Mike Pence. He's in town to speak at a Cathy McMorris Rodgers fundraiser. (KXLY)


Meanwhile...
With Mike Pence in town, it's a good chance for the "Trump Baby" balloon to fly over Spokane. (KREM)

He likes beer
Brett Kavanaugh, who argues he never had a drinking problem, was involved in a fight at a bar near Yale in his college years. (New York Times)

Tsunami wreaks havoc
A tsunami in Indonesia has devastated the city of Palu five days ago, and the death toll is now more than 1,300. (BBC)

Spokane Archaeology Day @ Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture

Sat., Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
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Wilson Criscione

Wilson Criscione is the Inlander’s news editor. Aside from writing and editing investigative news stories, he enjoys hiking, watching basketball and spending time with his wife and cat.