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Whitworth to go tobacco-free on Jan. 1

Students who use tobacco products at Whitworth University will have to take their habit off-campus. The school goes tobacco-free on Jan. 1. School officials say discussions for making the campus tobacco- and vape-free have stretched back more than two years.…

Former Mayor Verner seeking $140K in back pay

Former Spokane Mayor Mary Verner, after not accepting a raise, is now requesting back pay from her last two years in office. RELATED DOCUMENTS: Verner Request For Back Pay, Retirement Benefits SOUND OFF: Should Verner get $140K in back pay?