Stories tagged: Colfax
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
McMorris Rodgers tells wheat growers food assistance should stay as part of farm bill
At a roundtable held this week in Colfax, the fourth-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives hinted there may be renewed efforts to split crop support from food assistance for …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Spokane man dies in State Route 195 crash north of Colfax
A Spokane man died Friday morning when he lost control of his Ford Ranger on State Route 195 and slammed head on into a semi.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 5:45 p.m.
Who killed Lonnie Jones?
Now 65 years since the discovery of Lonnie Jones’ body, his death remains the only unsolved documented murder case in Clearwater County.
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
State 1A/2B/1B volleyball: Lakeside, Freeman will meet in semifinals
Safely tucked away in the lower half of the bracket and away from presumed titans Lynden Christian and Cascade, Freeman and Lakeside advanced to the semifinals with two wins each …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 1:24 p.m.
State prep volleyball tournaments at a glance
Washington state volleyball At a glance
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 12:44 p.m.
No change for Oakesdale, Colfax in state volleyball rankings
Small-school state volleyball powers 2B Colfax and 1B Oakesdale remained ranked No. 1 in their respective polls this week.
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 4:17 p.m.
Colfax, Oakesdale continue ranked No. 1 in state volleyball polls
Colfax and Oakesdale remained No. 1 in the their respective state volleyball rankings in polls released Monday.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 10:06 a.m.
Colfax, Oakesdale each ranked No. 1 in state volleyball polls
Defending State 2B champion Colfax and defending State 1B champion Oakesdale are the lone area volleyball teams ranked No. 1 in the polls released Monday by the Washington State Volleyball …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 5 p.m.
St. Ignatius in Colfax finding new life as a haunted hospital
St. Ignatius Hospital in Colfax has been abandoned since 2003; the historic structure has become a popular destination for ghost-hunters, however, and Colfax city officials are capitalizing on it.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 7 a.m.
Colfax speed trap the ultimate Cougar-catcher
Colfax, Washington has a reputation as speed trap for Cougar and Vandal fans heading to home games, but a police
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 4:04 p.m.
Colfax, Oakesdale atop state volleyball rankings
Mead is ranked second in the Washington State Volleyball Coaches Association rankings released Tuesday. The Panthers are behind Auburn Riverside, which vaulted from fifth in the first poll last week …
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
Northeast 2B: Newcomer Asotin jumps into fray with opener against perennial power Lind-Ritzville/Sprague
League schedulers were not generous to Northeast 2B newcomer Asotin.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 10:40 p.m.
State softball: Colton advances to 1B title game; Deer Park moves to 1A semifinals
Order seems to have returned to the State 1B softball universe.
Wed., May 25, 2016, 10:42 a.m.
State track and field: Colfax senior Scout Cai poised to go for four state medals
Colfax senior Scout Cai wants to conclude her high school track and field career as a four-event state champion.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
Colfax, St. George’s girls drop openers
One outcome was decided virtually before the game had begun and the other was in doubt until the waning seconds, but the end result was regrettably the same.
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
Girls basketball roundup: Bozlee leads NWC’s comeback over Colfax
Rachel Bozlee had 23 points, eight rebounds and four steals and Northwest Christian erased a nine-point halftime deficit and beat Colfax 53-45 in a Northeast 2B League game Saturday at …
Mon., Jan. 4, 2016, 3:02 p.m.
Colfax grad Brandon Gfeller named Big Sky player of week
University of Montana junior Brandon Gfeller has been named the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week after leading the Grizzlies to a 2-0 start in conference play.
Fri., Dec. 18, 2015, 10:49 p.m.
Colfax restoring top tourist attraction, the “Codger Pole”
In Colfax, the Codger Pole stands as a monument to a special football game. Now, it is undergoing a $10,000 renovation to preserve the memory of old men and a …
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015, 10:50 p.m.
Colfax wins State 2B volleyball championship
YAKIMA – Sue Doering has come up with many pithy sayings in her lengthy, accomplished career as Colfax volleyball coach. She unveiled another Saturday night as the Bulldogs were in …
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, 11:08 p.m.
Colfax survives opening day in quest for third straight State 2B volleyball title
YAKIMA – Colfax volleyball coach Sue Doering routinely tells her younger players they should try and play like seniors. Sometimes they do, sometimes they don’t.
Thu., Oct. 29, 2015, 7:51 p.m.
Pac-12, WCC cross country championships in area this weekend
The Pac-12 and West Coast conferences are converging on eastern Washington this weekend to hold their respective cross country championships.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 11:56 p.m.
Area football roundup: Cole scores two late TDs as Reardan tops Colfax
Caleb Cole scored two rushing touchdowns late in the fourth quarter to give Reardan a 40-34 comeback-win over Colfax in a Northeast 2B League game Friday in Colfax. Cole’s 32-yard …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 10, 2015, 8:50 p.m.
Man killed in apparent hunting accident near Colfax
A man died in an apparent hunting accident near Colfax Saturday morning.
Sat., Sept. 26, 2015, midnight
NWC comes up big for coach’s birthday
After an even first half, Northwest Christian outscored Colfax 27-0 in the second half for a 41-14 Northeast 2B football win Friday night on the red turf at Eastern Washington’s …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015, midnight
Northeast 2B: Lind-Ritzville/Sprague primed for another postseason run
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague’s quest for a third consecutive State 2B title ended last November during a windy, bitterly cold semifinal against Okanogan at Moses Lake. Okanogan, using its potent running game, ended …
Wed., July 15, 2015, 9:23 a.m.
Two dead after crash near Steptoe
Two people died early this morning in a one-car wreck near Steptoe.
Fri., May 29, 2015, midnight
State baseball: Freeman has chance at history
Freeman’s pursuit of its first 1A state baseball championship has come down to two games in Yakima. The Scotties (20-4) took down Zillah 4-1 and beat Connell 9-5 last week …
Wed., April 8, 2015, midnight
Jim Kershner’s This Day in History
From our archives, 100 years ago Mrs. Margaret J. Ewart, one of the original Colfax pioneers, died at her home, an event which spawned reminiscence about the early days of …
Sun., March 29, 2015, midnight
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago “Dead Man’s Curve,” on the road to Palouse about 8 miles east of Colfax, claimed two new victims.
Sat., March 7, 2015, midnight
State 2B Girls Hardwood Classic – Day 2 capsules
Colfax 49, Napavine 40 A day after a disappointing loss to White Swan, the Colfax girls got off to a rough start in their consolation game on Friday.