Stories tagged: Everest
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
Norman Dyhrenfurth, mountaineer who led first U.S. ascent of Everest, dies at 99
Norman Dyhrenfurth, who died Sept. 24 at 99, was a talented Swiss-American climber and an exceptional siege master, one whose talent at fundraising and alpine logistics enabled American climbers to …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 4:02 p.m.
Out & about: Fun Hunt… Top lady on Everest
An unusual hunting dog event that pits flushers against pointers is being revived by the Spokane Bird Dog Association, all in the name of good times, good-natured competition and another …
Fri., Sept. 18, 2015
Review: ‘Everest’ doesn’t quite land
“Everest” is not an easy movie to watch. No entertainment that contains such tragedy should be. The truly breathtaking spectacle and technical achievements can make you feel like you too …
Sun., June 2, 2013
Dawes Eddy: Going for age record
In 2009, Dawes Eddy of Spokane became the oldest American to climb Mount Everest, a title he held for just two days before it was claimed by a year-older Californian, …
Fri., April 16, 2010
Regional indie faves to perform
A couple of regional indie favorites are coming through town in the next week with lots of similarities, though they sound nothing alike. Both are fresh off the South by …