Stories tagged: Medical Lake
UPDATED: TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017, 10:57 P.M.
Woman’s body found in Medical Lake house fire
A woman was found dead in the debris of a one-story home that burned early Tuesday in Medical Lake.
SATURDAY, FEB. 25, 2017, 9:10 P.M.
Hoquiam ends Medical Lake boys’ season in 1A regional
Hoquiam defeated Medical Lake 90-75 on Saturday in Cheney in a boys 1A regional matchup, sending Hoquiam back to state in Yakima. Medical Lake’s season is over.
TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 10:09 P.M.
District 7 1A basketball: Freeman, Newport move on to regionals
The Freeman Scotties weathered a flurry of shots from Medical Lake in the third quarter and came away with a 71-58 win in the District 7 1A championship game Tuesday …
SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 2017, 2:54 P.M.
Wife, son of Fairchild airman killed when train collides with pickup
The wife and teenage son of a Fairchild Air Force Base airman were killed Saturday morning when the pickup truck they were in was hit by a BNSF train near …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 11, 2016, 3 A.M.
Spokane-area high schoolers talk about how 9/11 has shaped their lives
Students from East Valley, Medical Lake and Ferris High Schools share what 9/11 means to them, and how the date has shaped their lives.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016, 3 A.M.
Northeast A: Colville still the team to beat
Until anyone can upend Colville, the Indians are the team to beat in Northeast A.
SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: For a good road trip, look no farther than Spokane County, columnist says
From our archives, 100 years ago An anonymous columnist in the Auto section of the paper made a bold prediction: “About 200 years from now, this Northwest lake country will …
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016, 7:31 P.M.
Freeman faces nemesis Hoquiam in State 1A baseball semifinals
The Freeman Scotties (21-3), who have come close the last two years to winning their first state baseball title, have another shot at the feat when they play Friday at …
THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016, 8:05 P.M.
Defense guides Freeman’s boys into State 1A semifinal
Freeman made the most of its first trip to the state basketball tournament since 2010, advancing to the boys State 1A semifinals with a 60-47 win over Hoquiam Friday morning …
FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016, 10:33 P.M.
1A/2A boys basketball: Medical Lake, Clarkston advance
Medical Lake is back in the state basketball tournament for the first time in 11 years thanks to a lethal strike by the young man they call the Sidewinder.
TUESDAY, JAN. 19, 2016, 10:40 P.M.
Boys basketball roundup: Maine guides Freeman past Medical Lake
Ryan Maine made 9 of 15 shots, including 6 of 11 3-pointers, and scored 29 points to help lead Freeman past Medical Lake 66-53 in a Northeast A League game …
SATURDAY, JAN. 16, 2016, 11:05 P.M.
Boys basketball roundup: Medical Lake’s Wagner dumps 41 on Riverside
Medical Lake’s Cory Wagner got out to a sizzling start in the Cardinals’ 85-33 Northeast A League win over visiting Riverside on Saturday night. Wagner, a senior, scored 25 first-quarter …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25, 2015
West Spokane artists’ studio tour set for
On Saturday, during the sixth annual Slightly West of Spokane Artists Studio Tour, more than a dozen artists will be hoping that Small Business Saturday is catching on, since you …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: Five inmates escape state asylum; city celebrates beloved suffragist
From our archives, 100 years ago Five “insane criminals” made a bloody escape from the state asylum at Medical Lake and two of them −a murderer and burglar − remained …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 3, 2015
Northeast A: Freeman picked to return to the top
All of the signs pointed to Freeman last year. The Scotties, basking in the glow from their 2013 State 1A title, opened last season on the national radar, ranked 25th …
THURSDAY, AUG. 27, 2015
Former prep football coach Jerry Connors passes away
Central Valley High School football coach Rick Giampietri remembers his mentor, Jerry Connors, as an innovator. “He changed his offense based on the kids he had,” Giampietri said. “One year …
TUESDAY, AUG. 4, 2015, 4:17 P.M.
Jack Spring, former major league pitcher, dies
Jack Russell Spring, a left hander who pitched in the same bullpen as Satchel Paige and against Mickey Mantle before returning home and coaching West Valley to the Spokane area’s …
THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015
New bridge planned at Deep Creek
A patched-up timber bridge on Christensen Road spanning Deep Creek is being replaced in a $1 million project. The bridge, built in 1958, was recently demolished. A structure made of …
THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015
Triathlon runners reach finish thanks to full support
This is the last in a six-part series of stories chronicling the adventures of a 57-year-old sportswriter as he trains for his first triathlon. Part six: Reaching the finish line…
SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2015
Rehm has a good morning after 1A 1,600 win
Domenic Rehm didn’t like running the 1,600 meters in the morning. That was until Friday morning when the Medical Lake senior torched his final 400 meters en route to his …
THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2015
Jim Allen prepares for his first triathlon
This is the fifth in a six-part series entitled “Tri, tri again,” in which a 57-year-old sportswriter attempts to complete his first triathlon. The end is near… Triathlon training has …
THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2015
Jim Allen’s Tri, tri again Part Four: Body, wallet incur blows for sake of triathlon
This is the fourth in a six-part series of stories titled “Tri, tri again,” chronicling the adventures of a 57-year-old sportswriter as he trains for his first triathlon. The investment …
FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2015
Airway Heights mayor downplays ‘minor’ school bus accident
Airway Heights Mayor Patrick Rushing suspects politics are behind increased interest in a noninjury crash involving a school bus he drove in January. “You know the saying, ‘Hold your friends …
THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
Prep track notes: Medical Lake’s Domenic Rehm goes the distance
Medical Lake senior long-distance ace Domenic Rehm trains seven days a week. That’s not unlike most successful distance runners. But on Sunday evenings, Rehm mixes things up and runs on …
SATURDAY, FEB. 7, 2015
Lakeside defeats Medical Lake in battle for first place in NEA
In a battle for the top of the Northeast A League, the Lakeside boys basketball team withstood a second-half comeback and cruised to a 74-59 win over Medical Lake on …
THURSDAY, JAN. 8, 2015
Man found injured on side of road; family seeks information
A Medical Lake man is lucky to be alive after he was apparently hit by a car Sunday night as he walked to a gas station near his home. Rick …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7, 2015, 10:15 A.M.
No leads in apparent Medical Lake hit-and-run
A Medical Lake man who was seriously injured in a hit-and-run Sunday night is lucky to be alive, his family said. Now, they’re hoping to find out what happened to …
SUNDAY, NOV. 9, 2014
2A/1A cross country: Medical Lake boys, Lakeside girls win 1A titles; Chad Stevens wins 2A boys title
PASCO – At the start of the season, Gene Blankenship predicted his Medical Lake boys cross country team would defend its State 1A championship. Considering the talent he had back, …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 4, 2014
Medical Lake man pleads guilty to child porn and rape charges
A Medical Lake man faces a potential 20-year sentence in federal prison after pleading guilty to child pornography and rape charges stemming from misconduct with middle school students earlier this …
THURSDAY, AUG. 28, 2014
State champs loaded
Freeman has caught the attention of local and statewide football fans. Now the Scotties are gaining prominence on a national scale.