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Last updated 3/7/2019 at 8:41pm

10 Years Ago

March 12, 2009

Stunning stock market declines led to an 80 percent drop in Eastern Washington University’s endowment fund. In response, the college sent out an SOS — Save Our Scholarships, a grassroots campaign to help the university reach its scholarship goal.

The Cheney School District disputed recent reports that claimed the dropout rate in Washington was a shocking 33 percent. Recent figures from the state Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction indicated that Cheney’s dropout rate was about 4.5 percent.

Medical Lake, along with every other Spokane County...

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