Stories tagged: difference makers
Mon., Dec. 31, 2018
Days after the Freeman High School shooting, Barb Wharton sat in a circle with about 15 teachers who had locked down their classrooms that day to keep the gunman out.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 11:53 p.m.
Difference makers: Seniors Gardner Minshew, Peyton Pelluer lead Washington State in 28-26 Alamo Bowl win
Difference makers from Washington State’s 28-26 victory over Iowa State at the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio.
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018
Partnership between school’s Mark Anderson, city’s Rick Romero led to landmark school and library bonds
It probably won’t be a bestseller, but Mark Anderson and Rick Romero just wrote the book on local intergovernmental cooperation.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018
About 17,000 acres has been preserved as open spaces through the efforts of the Inland Northwest Land Conservancy – most of it under Chris DeForest’s leadership.
Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington’s 28-15 victory over Washington State at Martin Stadium in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:02 a.m.
Difference makers: Gardner Minshew adds more highlights to Heisman campaign, Calvin Jackson Jr. scores first touchdowns
Difference makers from Washington State’s 69-28 victory over Arizona at Martin Stadium in Pullman
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 31-7 victory over Colorado at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 12:51 a.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 19-13 victory over Cal at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 41-38 victory over Stanford
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
Difference makers: Gardner Minshew’s big first half helps No. 25 Washington State top 12th-ranked Oregon
Difference makers from Washington State’s 34-20 victory over Oregon
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 56-37 victory over Oregon State
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 59-24 victory over Eastern Washington
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:50 p.m.
Good things usually happened when Gardner Minshew threw it up to the sophomore wide receiver Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
Difference Makers: James Williams and Gardner Minshew lead offensive charge in Washington State’s 41-19 win over Wyoming
The junior running back finished with 135 total yards and two scores for the Cougars
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 6 a.m.
If you’ve admired Ginelle Hustrulid’s soundwave, made from more than 1,200 paint samples located on First Avenue, thank Window Dressing.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 12:22 a.m.
The key players in Michigan State’s 42-17 win over Washington State at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
Even Hercules would have crumbled under this weight.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 6 a.m.
No one can say what motivated Sam Strahan to face the shooter, rather than flee into a classroom as bullets whizzed down the hallway. While the carnage still is hard …
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
On any given day, 27-year-old Emma Moon is a counselor, confidante or cheerleader for more than 300 student-athletes. She’s paying it forward every day.
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017
Layne Pavey is using her own experience as a felon to push ‘Ban the Box’ and give former prisoners a chance on the outside
The day after she was released from prison, Layne Pavey went to Target to buy makeup, where she encountered children for the first time in almost two years. “I was …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
‘I’m driven to make the world a better place’: Antony Chiang, president of Empire Health Foundation, uses bold thinking to drive social change
Under Antony Chiang’s leadership, Empire Health Foundation has developed a reputation for big-picture thinking. The foundation is tackling issues such as childhood obesity and access to health care.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 9:33 a.m.
Principal Lori Wyborney has reached outside the walls to change the culture within Rogers High School
The first semester had just ended last year and Rogers High School Principal Lori Wyborney was walking with a 20-year veteran teacher, who turned, looked back at still-new structure and …
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 12:01 a.m.
You learn a lot about people when you stand outside on a cold day, ringing a bell in front of a red kettle.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s win over Creighton on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017.
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 1:44 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s win over Texas at the Rose Garden in Portland on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017.
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017
The Spokesman-Review plans to publish 10 stories at the end of this year recognizing some of those who made a difference in our community, and we need the help of …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Difference makers: Washington’s strong defensive performance overshadowed by Myles Gaskin’s big night
The key players in Washington’s 41-14 win over Washington State at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s loss to Florida at the Rose Garden in Portland on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s win over Ohio State at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland on Thursday, Nov. 23, …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s win over Utah State at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane on Saturday, Nov. …