Grand Coulee's bomb dog retiring


Grand Coulee Police Department’s “bomb” dog Potter is being retired.

Potter is handled by police officer Sean Cook, the second dog handled by him since he has been in the department.

The city council Tuesday night passed a resolution declaring the dog surplus after nearly nine years service here. Potter and Cook have answered calls all over the United States, even once going to provide cover at a PGA golf tournament at Pebble Beach, Calif.

Potter was present at the council meeting, and made the rounds greeting Mayor Chris Christopherson, City Clerk Carol Boyce and all the council memb...

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