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Hoopfest volunteer registration opens Monday

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Do you want to be a volunteer during this year's Hoopfest weekend? The Hoopfest team is asking for interested people to give their time to make sure the 'best basketball weekend on earth' goes off with a…

Deadly rabbit disease reported for first time in Idaho

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a contagious disease that kills rabbits has been detected for the first time in Idaho. Two dead jackrabbits near the Boise Airport were confirmed to have tested positive for Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease, or RHD,…

Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104

NEW YORK (AP) — Beverly Cleary, the celebrated children’s author whose memories of her Oregon childhood were shared with millions through the likes of Ramona and Beezus Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died. She was 104. Cleary’s publisher HarperCollins announced…

Jr. Bloomsday registration deadline is Monday

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Do your little ones want to participate in Jr. Bloomsday this year? The deadline to register is Monday, March 29. This year's Jr. Bloomsday will be virtual, just like the regular Bloomsday race, and kids who run during…