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Madison Buddies

Madison Elementary School counselors, in Spokane, Wash., are pairing up special education students with general education students. Madison Buddies, an inclusion program, helps bring understanding to differences among students on a single campus, decreases bullying and creates bonds between peers. So far, 51 children are involved.

March 3, 2015 12:00 a.m.  •  0 comments

BYU defeats GU 73-70

BYU defeats Gonzaga 73-70 in the McCarthey Athletic Center, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.

February 28, 2015 9:45 p.m.  •  2 comments

Montana defeats EWU 77-76

Montana defeats Eastern 77-76 at home in Cheney, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.

February 28, 2015 7:06 p.m.  •  0 comments

Gonzaga defeats San Diego 59-39

Gonzaga defeats San Diego 59-39 at home in the McCarthey Athletic Center, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.

February 26, 2015 9:50 p.m.  •  0 comments

Michael Roos announces retirement

Michael Roos, the former Eastern Washington offensive lineman and namesake of Roos Field at EWU, is retiring from the NFL. The Tennessee Titans left tackle played 10 seasons and 148 games with the Titans. He announced his decision Thursday on social media after informing the Titans.

February 26, 2015 12:01 p.m.  •  1 comment

WSU vs. UW basketball doubleheader

Washington State University women and men play University of Washington in a doubleheader at WSU, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015.

February 22, 2015 4:04 p.m.  •  0 comments

Pacific defeats GU women 71-59

Two nights after being fitted for the conference crown, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team was upset 71-59 Saturday by visiting Pacific in the final home game for four senior Bulldogs, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.

February 21, 2015 7:50 p.m.  •  0 comments

Rogers defeats Kennewick 69-59 in the 3A subregional game

Rogers wins against Kennewick 69-59 in the 3A subregional game at home, Friday, Feb. 20, 2015.

February 20, 2015 9:35 p.m.  •  3 comments

GU women defeat Saint Mary’s 80-72

The Gonzaga women celebrate their 80-72 win over Saint Mary’s and clinching first place in the WCC.

February 19, 2015 8:43 p.m.  •  0 comments

The art of Dorothy Fowler

Noted Spokane sculptor Dorothy Fowler died Saturday at age 88. She was known for several prominent works around the region including the statue of astronaut Michael Anderson outside the INB Performing Arts Center.

February 17, 2015 10:35 a.m.  •  0 comments

No. 3 Gonzaga defeats Pepperdine

No. 3 Gonzaga defeats Pepperdine

February 14, 2015 8:20 p.m.  •  0 comments

EWU defeats Sacramento State 64-61

Ognjen Miljkovic and Parker Kelly combined for 31 points, hitting 11 of 17 3-pointers and Eastern Washington held on to defeat Sacramento State 64-61 on Thursday at Reese Court in a showdown for first place in the Big Sky Conference.

February 12, 2015 9:27 p.m.  •  0 comments

Gonzaga Women beat Santa Clara

The Gonzaga Bulldogs women beat the Santa Clara Broncos 76-49 in the McCarthey Athletic Center Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015.

February 5, 2015 9:04 p.m.  •  0 comments

Oddities, Rarities and Treasures

The University Archives and Special Collections at the Foley Center Library at Gonzaga University has a new exhibit called “Oddities, Rarities and Treasures from the Foley Vault.” Some of the collectibles come from Asia and some are hundreds of years old.

February 3, 2015 9:47 a.m.  •  0 comments

Gonzaga defeats Memphis 82-64

Gonzaga defeats Memphis at home 82-64, Saturday, Jan 31, 2015, at McCarthey Athletic Center.

January 31, 2015 9:13 p.m.  •  0 comments

EWU defeats Idaho 98-95

Drew Brandon capped a furious rally with a buzzer-beating layup to force overtime and finished a rebound shy of a triple-double on Saturday as Eastern Washington shocked Idaho 98-95 at Reese Court.

January 31, 2015 9:10 p.m.  •  0 comments

Spokane Seahawks fans

Spokane showed that you don’t have to be from Seattle to love the Seahawks. From busses to homes, blue and green dominated. Photos shot with an iPhone in the Hipstamatic app. by S-R photographer Kathy Plonka

January 30, 2015 3:22 p.m.  •  1 comment

Gonzaga defeats Portland 64-46

Gonzaga defeats Portland 64-46 at home at the McCarthey Athletic Center, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015.

January 29, 2015 9:29 p.m.  •  0 comments

LC boys defeat CV 58-43

Lewis and Clark Tigers defeat the Central Valley Bears 58-43 in GSL high school boys’s basketball action at Central Valley High School, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015.

January 27, 2015 7:11 p.m.  •  0 comments

Northeast snowstorm

Tens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.

January 27, 2015 12:30 p.m.  •  0 comments