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Spokane VA hospital to reduce emergency room hours starting in Dec.

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

 After several messages from viewers, KHQ has confirmed that the Spokane Veterans Affairs hospital will be reducing the hours of operation for its emergency room starting in December.

A spokesperson with the hospital tells us the emergency room will not be closed, and all patients will not be turned away.

The hospital says the cutback in hours will start Dec. 1, 2014. 

As of this writing, the hospital has not said why it is reducing the hours its emergency room will be open. 

KHQ is working to gather more details on this developing story, and we are waiting for a call back from the hospital to confirm more information.

Stay tuned to KHQ.com, Facebook and Twitter for the latest information on this story as we get it.

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