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Last updated 12/27/2022 at 1:49pm
100 Years Ago
December 28, 1922
N.P. To Install Block Signals
The Northern Pacific railroad will spend $500,000 next spring in installing automatic block signals from Spokane to Pasco to complete its main line safety apparatus. It will be the first transcontinental railroad to have its entire main line protected by block signals.
The fire department responded to a call at the Earl Colwell house last Friday. Not the new one, but the old house nearby which they were moving out of. Not much damage and now the Colwells are comfortably settled in the ni...