Stories tagged: Eastern Washington
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019, 11:07 p.m.
Twenty years after meeting as assistant coach and player at University High School, Jeff Schmedding and Heath Pulver are key assistants in EWU’s run at a second FCS national title.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
Could a megafire similar to those menacing California erupt in Spokane? Expert says ‘It’s just a matter of time’
Washington and the rest of the Pacific Northwest have been dealing with an increasingly extended and costly fire season – spurred by rising temperatures due to climate change. This year …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Lisa Brown have been battling unofficially for more than a year in one of several contests nationwide that Democrats hope will shift control of Congress.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
As a player, second-year Eastern Washington head coach Shantay Legans often locked up with the nation’s premier basketball institutions. Legans has never crossed paths with longtime power Syracuse, though. That …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Theft and defacement of campaign signs may be at an all-time high in the 5th Congressional District.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
Week 8 Big Sky conference football predictions
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Eastern Washington, which returns four starters from last year’s 20-12 squad but lost the conference’s all-time leading scorer, Bogdan Bliznyuk, was picked fourth in both polls, where it finished last …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 9:51 a.m.
Democrat Lisa Brown reported taking in $2.2 million in a feverish two months of campaigning following her second-place finish in August’s blanket primary. Republican Cathy McMorris Rodgers added $1.4 million …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 11:58 a.m.
Join EWU beat writer Ryan Collingwood as he attempts to answer your questions
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6:39 p.m.
Week 1 predictions for Big Sky Conference football teams.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 7:12 p.m.
Meyer had a blood-alcohol level of .108, according to WSP. He was detained and charged with speeding and misdemeanor DUI, but wasn’t booked into jail.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Roldan Alcobendas, the Eagles’ kickoff and place-kicker the last three seasons, hopes for similar results. He’ll be punting this fall, too.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 10:56 a.m.
Shadle Park senior sharpshooter Jacob Groves announced his verbal commitment to EWU on Sunday, where he’ll join his 6-foot-9 redshirt freshman brother, Tanner Groves.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 11:42 a.m.
The Eagles are a spot ahead of Big Sky Conference rival Weber State, the poll’s eighth-ranked team. Montana is No. 25, and Northern Arizona, Idaho and Southern Utah received votes.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 2:54 a.m.
As high-powered as Eastern Washington’s offense has been, its defense is often ahead of the curve in early August.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 4:45 a.m.
The seven-term congresswoman reached out to state Rep. Matt Shea this year, a legislator seen as a mouthpiece for the libertarian, constitutionalist wing of the Republican Party. Lisa Brown, the …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 6 p.m.
Wiley, who recently played in the NBA Summer League for the Dallas Mavericks, has signed a one-year deal with Australia’s Adelaide 36ers.
UPDATED: Tue., July 31, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Gubrud, who is 17-6 as a starter, has totaled 9,441 yards of offense, 8,568 passing yards and was the 2016 Big Sky Conference’s offensive player of the year.
UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
Thursday through Sunday, the USATF Masters Outdoor Championships in Cheney will showcase around 900 athletes in 15 age divisions; 400 . have qualified for the World Masters Championships in Spain …
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
The Eagles were picked first in the both the preseason Big Sky Conference coaches and media polls released Monday. It’s the first time the program was first in both polls …
UPDATED: Sun., July 8, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
A day before he was slated to make his NBA Summer League debut with the Los Angeles Clippers, former Eastern Washington guard Bogdan Bliznyuk signed a multiyear deal with Israel’s …
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington basketball star Jacob Wiley will play for the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA Summer League, the team announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 1:12 a.m.
Leslie Flores-Cloud isn’t afraid of hard work. It’s one of the reasons she has swiftly climbed the coaching ladder. As a player, she put in the time to help NCAA …
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk, the Big Sky Conference’s all-time leading scorer, will likely know his first professional destination following today’s NBA Draft. The 6-foot-6 guard is projected to go either undrafted or …
Sat., June 2, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
The Eastern Washington University volleyball program is in tatters following a school investigation into an alleged improper payment to a player, fired coaches, missing cash from a program account and …
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Eastern Washingtonians near rivers in including Okanogan, Kettle and Pend Oreille are preparing for high flood levels starting this weekend.
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed a state of emergency for counties in the eastern part of the state that are experiencing severe flooding.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
A crippling disease that causes severe limping in elk has been found for the first time on the east side of Washington’s Cascade Range.
Wed., March 21, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Lynn Hickey helped pave path to national prominence for women’s college basketball
When Chennedy Carter hit a winning shot last weekend to send Texas A&M to the Spokane Regional, she thanked her coaches, her teammates and all the fans in Aggieland. Perhaps …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk was honored Monday as the Big Sky Conference Most Valuable Player, joining former Eagles Alvin Snow, Rodney Stuckey and Jacob Wiley as conference MVPs.