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Spokane Valley renewing police contract with county Sheriff's Office

<p><p>Spokane Valley is sticking with Spokane County for law enforcement. </p></p><p><p>The City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a five-year contract renewal with the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office for police officers. The new contract is similar to the old one, despite numerous minor updates.</p></p><p><p>The Valley in 2023 will pay the county $27 million for law enforcement,… ... Continue Reading

Two sisters clash. One runs Seattle Patriots for Trump.

<p><p>SEATTLE – It’s not easy being a Trump supporter in one of the bluest counties in America.</p></p><p><p>Just ask Christine Charters, organizer of the Meetup group Seattle Patriots for Trump.</p></p><p><p>It was formed in 2016 to back his presidential run, and is still here for Trump’s latest bid.</p></p><p><p>At Charters’ family gatherings, things had gotten so contentious that… ... Continue Reading