Stories tagged: University High School
Fri., April 24, 2015, 5:37 p.m.
University High School student accused of writing bomb threats
An 18-year-old girl was arrested late Friday for writing bomb threats in University High School bathrooms three times in April, causing the school to be evacuated twice.
Wed., April 15, 2015, 12:33 p.m.
University High bomb threat linked to Moses Lake student
Investigators are seeking the cell phone records of a 16-year-old Columbia Basin Job Corps student who they believe may have made a bomb threat to University High School.
Fri., April 10, 2015, 4:28 p.m.
Investigators attempting to trace threatening email
Investigators are trying to determine who set up the email account used to send a bomb threat to University High School administrators on April 1.
UPDATED: Fri., April 3, 2015, 2:25 p.m.
Another threat forces evacuation of University High School
University High School was evacuated for the second time this week after a threat was received earlier today.
UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2015, 10:33 a.m.
University High School students evacuated after bomb threat
University High School students are being evacuated to a nearby church after a bomb threat was called in Wednesday morning.
Thu., March 26, 2015
University High School fastpitch team looks to bright season ahead
Jon Schuh was a happy man when the first day of spring turnouts came around for his University High fastpitch softball team. The weather had cooperated: It was unseasonably warm …
Tue., Dec. 30, 2014
Former University High, WSU football player Chris Dyko dies in hit and run in Florida
Former Washington State offensive lineman Chris Dyko was killed Sunday in a hit-and-run accident in the Florida Keys. Domingo Veloso, an 88-year-old Sugarloaf Key man, was jailed Sunday after he …
Thu., Oct. 23, 2014
Students take art, emotions to the wall
When Max Sloan, 17, arrived at Barker High School last year, he was sad and angry. He was overwhelmed by grief because several people he knew had died, including University …
Fri., Sept. 5, 2014
Spokane-area native Michael Shiosaki embraces role as Seattle mayor’s husband
SEATTLE – Michael Shiosaki hadn’t given much thought to titles before a reporter stuck a microphone in his face as the first election night results in this city’s mayor’s race …
Thu., Aug. 21, 2014
University high school honor roll
University High School in the Central Valley School District has announced its honor roll for the second semester of the 2013-14 school year. 12th grade
Sat., Aug. 9, 2014
U-Hi graduates back at school as administrators
Keven Frandsen and Ken VanSickle have been friends for almost 40 years. They graduated from University High School in 1978. They both were popular and played sports – Frandsen played …
Sat., July 19, 2014
Wrestler Orndorff trys to pin down his future
Tate Orndorff remembers the road home from Fargo, North Dakota, and in his memory it takes an eternity to cover all those miles. Fargo in July is the home of …
Thu., July 17, 2014
CYT-North Idaho to perform ‘Oliver! The musical’ at University High School
Christian Youth Theater North Idaho is crossing the border for its summer production. “Oliver! The Musical” will be staged in Spokane Valley at the University High School theater, 12420 E. …
Sat., June 21, 2014
Former U-Hi star works to prove himself at EWU
Austin Flynn knew his was a lonely quest before he took it up. And he took it up anyway. The former multisport standout from University High is preparing for his …
Sun., June 1, 2014
Shadle Park finishes third
LACEY, Wash. – Shadle Park’s final inning against University as a 3A softball rival was a memorable one on Saturday. Seemingly unaffected by the fast field turf at the Regional …
Thu., May 22, 2014
University High School
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Thu., May 22, 2014
U-Hi athlete Cassidy Walter always one step ahead
In February 2013, when Cassidy Walter felt something pop in her knee during a showcase soccer tournament in Las Vegas, she collapsed on the field. The tenacious University High School …
Sat., April 26, 2014
‘Jekyll & Hyde’ takes U-Hi stage
The drama department at University High School is exploring its dark side after the musical comedy “Shrek” it produced last fall. In “Jekyll & Hyde – the Musical,” Dr. Henry …
Sat., April 5, 2014
U-Hi debaters coach young successors
The members of the University High School debate team are busy. They’re trying to get a bridge renamed. They’re winning awards.
Fri., March 14, 2014, 9:33 a.m.
16-year-old pleads not guilty to killing classmates in crash
Preston Maher pleaded not guilty earlier this week in the October deaths of University High School classmates McKenzie Mott and Josie Freier following a car crash. He faces up to …
Sat., March 8, 2014
U-Hi Titans make third consecutive trip to state tournament
Trips to the state basketball tournament can be elusive, so Garrick Phillips isn’t taking his University Titans’ third consecutive trip to the Tacoma Dome for the Class 3A boys basketball …
Sat., Feb. 22, 2014
U-Hi’s Stannard, state wrestling runner-up last year, has eyes on prize
Coming close to your dream – so close you have to shake hands with one who kept you from achieving it – eats at you in ways the average wrestling …
Sat., Jan. 25, 2014
University High School’s Kylie Collins balances basketball, volleyball
Playing a varsity sport demands a great deal of time and dedication. Playing two sports demands even more. “Right now club volleyball is just starting up and I’m doing double …
Thu., Nov. 14, 2013
In University High School student’s fatal crash, Sheriff’s Office recommends charges
A fatal joy ride to a popular stretch of Spokane Valley roadway known among young drivers as the “Ponderosa Jump” has led investigators to recommend felony charges against a University …
Sat., Nov. 9, 2013
CV students produce weekly sports show
Chris Pittella, a senior at Central Valley High School, sat at a desk in front of a blindingly green wall and introduced himself. “Welcome to ‘This Week in High School …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013
Teen driver in crash that killed two girls under investigation
The driver of a car that crashed into a tree Oct. 5, killing two University High School girls, had his license for one day. Preston Maher, 16, is now under …
Sat., Oct. 19, 2013
Games help heal U-Hi’s broken heart
For 80 minutes Wednesday night, the University High girls soccer team was able to find refuge in the game. There have been so many tears from heartbroken teammates and classmates …
Mon., Oct. 7, 2013, 6:34 a.m.
2 Spokane Valley teen girls killed in crash
SPOKANE VALLEY — Students at University High School in Spokane Valley are mourning the deaths of two girls in a crash.
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013
Court overturns sentence against former U-Hi teacher
The state Court of Appeals has thrown out the sentence of a former University High School teacher on driving under the influence charges, ruling he was improperly sentenced. The Sept. …
Sat., Sept. 21, 2013
U-Hi teacher named award finalist
In Mike Conklin’s pre-calculus class Wednesday, students were learning about piecewise functions – a way of calculating energy use in a building, the rate of water filling a bathtub or …