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)

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Wilson Criscione

Wilson Criscione, born and raised in Spokane, is an Inlander staff writer covering education and social services in the Inland Northwest.