Stories tagged: Washington state
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
Area volleyball notebook: Community Colleges of Spokane Sasquatch off to impressive 20-0 start in NWAC
Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull has been on the job since 2005, so she knew she had the makings of a good team. Roughly four weeks into …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Don Newman set the tone in his two seasons as Idaho climbed the Big Sky Conference ladder by winning 11 and 17 games, respectively, setting the table for coach Don …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
EWU beat writer Ryan Collingwood predicts this week’s Big Sky Conference games
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Tyler Hilinski was expected to be the Cougars’ starting quarterback this year, and his Jan. 16 death will hang over the program throughout the upcoming season. No matter the wins …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Washington State volleyball coach Jen Greeny can’t recall welcoming back a bigger group of experienced players in her eight years on the job.
UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
David Brown went low with a 7-under-par 64 to take a one-shot lead over amateur Derek Bayley, who went even lower with a sizzling 62 on Saturday at Indian Canyon, …
Thu., July 5, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
Local poker players have hope for the first time in a dozen years, as legal rumblings at the national level are putting pressure on Washington state lawmakers to reconsider the …
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Keefe ran a lifetime-best 4 minutes, 15.39 seconds in a semifinal heat of the 1500-meter run at History Hayward Field, finishing sixth. The top five advance to Saturday’s final.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Wayne Hicks took a rather unorthodox route to becoming the only Washington-born hockey player to have his name engraved on the Stanley Cup. He could soon have company, as forward …
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
Two women died Friday on the Washington state coast after rough surf swept them off the beach while they dug for clams, according to the Pacific County Sheriff’s Office.
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
Flu activity statewide remains elevated, according to the latest flu update from the state’s Department of Health.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
Jordin Canada tossed in 18 points, Monique Billings and Lajahna Drummer both notched double-doubles and No. 13 UCLA held off Washington State 79-70 on Sunday in Pullman to complete a …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
The AR-15-style rifle that Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski used to kill himself came from a former teammate, Pullman Police announced on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 2:43 p.m.
Washington State has officially named Patrick Chun as its new athletic director. Chun, who has spent the past five years leading the sports programs at Florida Atlantic University, will be …
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017
The occupational licensing means more Americans than ever need a government permission slip before they can earn an honest living
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Dozens of emergency recordings released Wednesday by South Sound 911 Dispatch provided a vivid account of what happened during the deadly Dec. 18 crash.
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
A Washington state couple has pleaded guilty to labor trafficking charges.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Charges won’t be brought against a USC football player filmed shoving a Washington State fan who rushed onto the field after the Cougars’ Sept. 29 win in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
After winning two games of the NCAA Women’s College Cup in dramatic fashion, Washington State will get its toughest test yet when the Cougars face third-seeded Florida in the third …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017
Here’s one suggestion for legislators: Follow a law that applies to others in government, but not you.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
WSU supports the tradition of partying, opening the lots on Thursday evening and not closing them until Sunday, giving fans lots of time to prepare for games, socialize afterward and …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 11:17 a.m.
Leaders at the Washington state House have acknowledged that a state representative who resigned in the middle of the 2011 legislative session was forced out because of allegations of inappropriate …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
The United Kingdom is Washington’s fifth-largest trading partner, buying more than $5 billion worth of goods and services annually. The volume of trade across the Atlantic could strengthen after Brexit, …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
WSU athlete released from hospital after assault; accused University of Montana football player’s bond set at $50K
WSU thrower Bradley Mehring sustained a skull fracture and a hematoma, according to a police report, after he was allegedly struck by University of Montana football star Justin Strong.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
The results won’t change anything, but two advisory votes on the November ballot will at least give Washington voters an opportunity to express their views on two major tax increases …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Reaction to President Donald Trump’s executive order on federal health care reform Thursday was swift and divided across the region.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Washington state and the city of Seattle on Thursday joined more than two dozen other government entities across the country suing to hold opioid makers accountable for an addiction crisis …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
We urge our congressional delegation to protect the progress we’ve made by reauthorizing funding for CHIP.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
A quality record, a good feel for new lineup combinations and a ton of frequent flyer miles.
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 7 a.m.
The marine workforce in Washington state – which includes sailors, engineers, captains and other workers on everything from tugboats to shipping vessels – is headed for a mass retirement.