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Hi88° Partly Sunny and Breezy


Lo61° Partly Cloudy and Breezy then Partly Cloudy


Hi83° Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo63° Mostly Clear


Hi89° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear


Hi82° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo59° Partly Cloudy


Hi78° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo58° Partly Cloudy

Wilfred Woods

Department: Administration

Position: Chairman Emeritus

Responsibilities: Reporter

Contact Wilfred

Phone: 509-665-1160 (work)

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  1. Karen Kell, who presides over our coverage of In Memoriam obituaries, began her career typing 20- and 40-year old news back in 1962, while The World was still producing pages in hot metal.
  2. “The Strange Case of the Missing Baby” is the title of a piece in the Economist that tells us that fertility rates are below replacement levels throughout the world.
  3. The year 1925 was not a good year for Cougar football, until the last game with USC, which WSU won with a fourth-quarter pass to John Parkhill.
  4. Frazier Strutzel writes to me with an idea for getting salmon over Grand Coulee Dam.
  5. Cellist Kara Hunnicutt and pianist Duane Funderburk had played the Brahms Piano Quintet while students at Aspen many years ago.