NICOLE & CO.: Former NFL player Steve Gleason, diagnosed with ALS, uses his Microsoft Surface Pro-3 tablet to speak. The Spokane native talked with Times columnist Nicole Brodeur about the impact that the Ice Bucket Challenge has had on fundraising and awareness of ALS, a devastating neurological disease. Videos of the challenge have taken off like wildfire.
One man was arrested and another questioned by police Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of two people at a gas station in Kent.
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