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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A river, about 257 km (160 mi) long, of southern British Columbia, Canada, and northeast Washington flowing generally southward to the Columbia River.


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  • OF TRANSPORTATION: Those bridges that are being inspected are in St. Cloud over the Mississippi River, Highway 23, Highway 123 in Sandstone over the Kettle River, Highway 234 -- is it, Connie?

    CNN Transcript Aug 4, 2007

  • Fortuna City, on Kettle River, in the woods, contained three log cabins, and no inhabitants.

    The Continental Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 4, April, 1864

  • Northwest was umbilicus-deep in that Kettle River lease graft that


  • One night we stopped at a place called Kettle River.


  • The Stevens County sheriff's office says a young brother and sister were tossed into the fast-moving Kettle River in northeast Washington when their canoe capsized.

    The Seattle Times

  • Outlaw Man and Kettle River, are also entered and will be sent out to make amends.

    Fore, right!

  • Kettle River, 'Sacred Headwaters' share dubious honour of most endangered waterways in B.C., recreation council says - Business News

  • August: closes deal to buy Crown Resources Corp. which includes Buckhorn gold deposit located near its Kettle River mine in Washington state

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Kettle River, trained by Eoin Harty, broke his maiden over the turf at Hollywood Park on Nov. 15 and won his 3-year-old debut over the Pro-Ride at Santa Anita on Jan. 6. Homepage

  • Kettle River will attempt to rebound from an eighth-place finish in the Grade III Sham Stakes at Santa Anita Park on March 6 when he takes on 11 rivals in Saturday's Grade II, Homepage


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