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For an update on ash, lava, steam and smoke, visit a volcano – Sun, 09 Jun 2013 PST

1. Arenal Observatory Lodge, Costa Rica. Wake to a chorus of tropical wildlife on this volcanic wonder. The majestic centerpiece of a rich rainforest setting can be observed from most guest rooms, the dining room and an expansive deck. Horseback riding, biking and hiking trails wind through old lava fields and soft jungle trails where […]

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Farmers markets – Wed, 26 Jun 2013 PST

IDAHO Tuesdays Spokesman.com: Food stories

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Alaska cruise passengers don’t have to spend fortune on shore excursions – Sun, 23 Jun 2013 PST

JUNEAU, Alaska – It’s cruise season in Alaska, with more than 1 million cruise passengers expected between April and September in port towns from Ketchikan to Seward. Cruise passengers who … Spokesman.com: Travel stories

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Double amputee biking 3,200 miles for baby Jameson

A double amputee is riding his bike across the country to raise money for a Spokane boy born without arms. Top Stories

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Late night TV – Wed, 12 Jun 2013 PST

Mavis Staples is scheduled on “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart” (11 p.m., Comedy Central). Tom Brokaw and Darlene Love appear on “Late Show With David Letterman” (11:35 p.m., CBS). Spokesman.com: Food stories

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Alternative jet fuels: WSU exhibit to open at Paris Air Show

    PARIS – When the 50th International Paris Air Show gets under way June 17, representatives from Washington State University will be here to promote the university’s expertise in developing viable alternative jet fuels before more than 150,000 representatives of the aviation industry from across the globe.   Working out of an exhibition … […]

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Natural History Museum set to dive into L.A.’s cultural scene – Sun, 09 Jun 2013 PST

LOS ANGELES – The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County’s famous fin whale is enjoying a rare quiet morning – one last moment of serenity before its surroundings change completely. The 63-foot whale skeleton, which hung horizontally for more than 60 years in the museum’s original 1913 building, is now suspended in a diving […]

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Crossing their teas – Wed, 05 Jun 2013 PST

If taking tea in a turn-of-the-last-century parlor or enjoying a French pastry on an elegant wraparound porch sounds like a nice respite from real life, there is now The Silver Spoon Tea House. Mother and daughter team Sylvia Erickson and Lara McHenry opened the new tea shop and patisserie on June 1 in a Queen […]

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Spokane Arena to be temporarily renamed

Northern Quest Casino and the Spokane Arena have teamed up to bring Bon Jovi to Spokane. The concert will be on October 6th at 7:30 p.m. Top Stories

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WSU in the Media: May 21, 2013

General News 06-01-13 Academic Advising Today – Race, Racism, and International Students in the United States – article by WSU Global Engagement Commission Chair 05-21-13 Spokesman Review – Medical campus is not full 05-20-13 Spokesman Review – WSU teaches vet students grief counseling 05-17-13 The Grower – WSU research shows that flower helps control … […]

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