Stories tagged: Davenport
FRIDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 11:14 P.M.
G-Prep ranked No. 1 in preseason football poll
Reigning State 4A football champion Gonzaga Prep was a near-unanimous No. 1 pick in the Associated Press Washington preseason rankings released Wednesday.
FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Bulldog attacks spectators at basketball game at North Central High School
From our archives, 100 years ago A snarling bulldog swaggered into a basketball game at North Central High School and committed a series of flagrant fouls.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 17, 2016
100 years ago in Lincoln County: Hog drivers move hundreds of pigs 40 miles through 3 feet of snow
From our archives, 100 years ago L. Stubblefield needed to get 746 hogs to market in the dead of winter so he embarked on a hog drive from Hunters to …
SATURDAY, JAN. 16, 2016, 11:06 P.M.
Girls basketball roundup: Davenport survives Tekoa-Rosalia’s upset bid
Sydney Abbott made 7 of 10 free throws and scored 19 points, Sydney Zeiler added 15 and Davenport survived Tekoa-Rosalia’s upset bid in a 49-43 overtime-win in a Northeast 2B …
FRIDAY, JAN. 8, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Girls basketball roundup: Swannack guides LRS to seventh-straight win
Tommi Swannack led three players in double figures with 16 points and added 10 points as Lind-Ritzville/Sprague topped Davenport 45-38 in a Northeast 2B League game Friday night in Ritzville. …
TUESDAY, DEC. 22, 2015, 10:51 P.M.
Girls basketball roundup: Abbott scores 24, helps keep Davenport undefeated
Sydney Abbott hit four first-half 3-pointers and finished with 24 points as Davenport used a hot start to get past Almira/Coulee-Hartline 63-49 in a nonleague game Tuesday in Davenport. Meika …
FRIDAY, NOV. 13, 2015, 11:24 P.M.
Big second quarter carries Lind-Ritzville/Sprague past Mabton in 2B playoffs
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague scored 21 unanswered points in the third quarter to erase a 7-0 deficit and beat Mabton 21-7 in the first round of the State 2B playoffs Friday in Ritzville.
TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 2015, 2:01 P.M.
Man identified after blazing crash
Authorities on Tuesday identified a 27-year-old man who died in a blazing car crash near Davenport two weeks ago.
THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2015
Davenport’s Austin Zeller tries his hand at multiple track and field events
When it comes to track, Austin Zeller is a jack of many events and master of some. In three years at Davenport – he was a part-time starter in baseball …
SATURDAY, NOV. 22, 2014
LRS tops nemesis; win streak now 38
PASCO – Edgar Brown Stadium was the site of the Lind-Ritzville/Sprague football team’s last loss, and the defeat was to the Broncos’ State 2B quarterfinal foe Friday night, Waitsburg-Prescott. The …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 17, 2014
Davenport native blogging, cooking on Italian TV
Cindy Swain comes from a close-knit, wheat-farming community, where the typical fare is hearty and home-cooked. Restaurants at this crossroads 36 miles west of Spokane carry names like Cowboy Café …
SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 2014
Skywalk extension proposed
Spokane could soon have a new downtown skywalk, the first in more than two decades. The skywalk would span Spokane Falls Boulevard and join the Spokane Convention Center with the …
UPDATED: MONDAY, MAY 12, 2014, 3:55 P.M.
Sheriff: Davenport bus driver arrested on sex crime charges
Daniel Abell is in custody of the Lincoln County Jail facing charges of sex crimes against a child. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said the alleged crimes did not take …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 14, 2013, 5:45 P.M.
Davenport football player expected to make full recovery after head injury
A Davenport football player is expected to make a full recovery from a slight skull fracture after being taken by helicopter to a hospital on Friday.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 2013
Drivers find diesel, not gas, in fuel tanks
By the time blue smoke began pouring out of her 2011 Toyota Venza, Sharon Yeager already knew something was wrong. Yeager fueled her car at Spoko Fuel Gas Station on …
TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2013
Navy plane crash leaves three dead
The remains of three U.S. Navy fliers killed in Monday’s training flight crash 20 miles southwest of Davenport, Wash., will be recovered later today. “The site will remain secure until …
THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012
Lincoln County senior facilities must close
Deep financial losses are forcing the closure of a nursing home in Davenport and an assisted living facility in Wilbur, Wash. The moves will force 42 elderly residents to find …
SUNDAY, DEC. 18, 2011
Talk at federal, state levels alarms rural hospitals for future
Many of Eastern Washington’s small hospitals are bracing for cutbacks as federal and state governments look to save money. Consider Providence St. Joseph Hospital in Chewelah: On any given day …
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2011
Greeney’s jump from NAIA to Cougars not so big
Among the many intangible plums Jen Greeny gleaned by taking the Washington State volleyball job last March was the chance finally to coach Rachel Todorovich. Two years late is better …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 10, 2011
Once shaken, now they’re baking
Some dreams just don’t come true. That is what Jennifer and Matt Sawyer thought three years ago when they junked a giant tote packed with everything they gathered during years …
FRIDAY, AUG. 27, 2010
Fires blaze across Inland Northwest
Bone-dry conditions throughout the Inland Northwest, combined with “erratic, gusty winds,” fueled fires across the region Thursday, charring thousands of acres and destroying at least two homes. By 9:30 p.m., …
SUNDAY, JUNE 20, 2010
Davenport shows its devotion to kids
Davenport, Wash., is home to 1,750 men, women and children. A short drive west of Fairchild Air Force Base, Davenport doesn’t feel isolated – if you’re an adult. But put …
TUESDAY, APRIL 6, 2010
Cheney woman killed in Highway 2 collision
A 23-year-old Cheney woman was killed Monday in a two-vehicle accident eight miles west of Davenport on U.S. Highway 2.
MONDAY, APRIL 5, 2010, 8:35 A.M.
Cheney woman killed in crash near Davenport
A 23-year-old Cheney woman was killed this morning in a two-vehicle accident eight miles west of Davenport on U.S. Highway 2.
SATURDAY, MARCH 6, 2010
Coming up huge
After the pain of losing to Northwest Christian in last year’s title game, Jarod Gunning knew there was one way for the Davenport Gorillas to lick their wounds: use the …
MONDAY, MAY 11, 2009, 4:11 P.M.
Tornado part of storm mix, officials say
A “super-cell” thunderstorm that spun up funnel clouds over Lincoln County and damaged property south of Deer Park last Wednesday also dropped a tornado north of Davenport, the National Weather …
SATURDAY, OCT. 13, 2007
Businessman accused of arson, fraud
An arson fire at a Hillyard bar in 2000 and another that destroyed a restaurant-lounge in Davenport six years later are being linked to their owner by federal investigators who …