Stories tagged: Washington
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 7:57 p.m.
The state’s high court, which came within one vote of striking down the death penalty a decade ago, is re-examining it. Dozens of former Washington judges have taken the unusual …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 11:17 p.m.
Cory Wagner had 18 points and six steals and Jaelon Stith added 16 points and 15 rebounds as the Medical Lake boys upset Lakeside 66-56 in a District 7 1A …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 3:18 p.m.
Marijuana has attracted many labels in its time. On Friday, Colorado lawmakers debate whether the state should give the drug one more often associated with purple carrots than purple haze …
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 7:14 p.m.
Because the Huskies floundered in the first 32 minutes, they needed last-second heroics from Andrew Andrews to bail them out if they were going to beat Colorado.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 5:28 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed an acting secretary for the Department of Social and Health Services while a national search begins for a permanent leader.
Fri., Jan. 29, 2016, 12:42 p.m.
Washington residents have until Sunday to sign up for insurance that takes effect on March 1. They are not required to buy the insurance through the state exchange, but that …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 8:23 p.m.
Delaney Hodgins’ offensive rebound and put-back with 1 second left gave the Eastern Washington women a 67-65 come-from-behind victory over Montana in Big Sky Conference play Saturday at Reese Court …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 6:21 p.m.
Marquese Chriss has played in every one of the Washington Huskies’ basketball games this season. It just hasn’t necessarily felt like it.
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
Washington residents will no longer be able to use their state standard-issue driver’s licenses as identification to get onto military bases.
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
The swelling on his ankle resembled a tennis ball, Andrew Andrews said. That was on Thursday night, after he sprained it in the first half of a blowout loss at …
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 8:15 p.m.
The Los Angeles Clippers have recalled guard C.J. Wilcox from the Canton Charge of the NBA’s D-League.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 6:23 p.m.
Scott Woodward has been named Texas A&M’s new athletic director after serving in that same position at Washington since 2008.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 5, 2016, 3:56 p.m.
OLYMPIA – A new rule in Washington state requires buildings open to the public to allow transgender people to use restrooms and locker rooms of the gender they identify with.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 9:17 p.m.
The focus is now. It’s this final game, this matchup, this moment. No more. At least, that’s what the Washington Huskies are saying in the buildup to Saturday’s Heart of …
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 10:11 p.m.
Kadie Rolfzen had 20 kills and 15 digs and Nebraska topped Washington in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I tournament in Lexington, Kentucky. Scores were 25-17, 21-25, 25-20 and …
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 8:08 p.m.
Washington coach Lorenzo Romar was surprised by his team’s performance Saturday against Montana. But, it was an extremely pleasant surprise.
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015, 10:26 p.m.
The Washington Huskies thoroughly dominated the visiting TCU Horned Frogs on Tuesday night.
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
Courtney Schwan had 16 kills and nine digs and the Washington volleyball team swept Denver in the first round of the NCAA Division I Tournament at Alaska Airlines Arena in …
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015, 10:42 p.m.
Courtney Schwan had 11 kills and Tia Scambray added 10 as No. 2 Washington clinched a share of the Pac-12 Conference volleyball title with a straight-set win over Washington State …
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 6:13 p.m.
Alexis Austin finished with 24 kills and five blocks Wednesday as Colorado (18-13, 10-9) outlasted Washington State 19-25, 25-13, 25-20, 19-25, 18-16 in Pac-12 volleyball at Boulder, Colorado.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 2:47 p.m.
Much has been made about the renewal of the Gonzaga-Washington basketball rivalry next season, but details of the four-game set still haven’t been finalized.
Tue., Nov. 24, 2015, 2:26 p.m.
If the topic was 7-foot-1, 287-pound Przemek Karnowski’s ride on the Leap of Faith water slide encased in a clear tube through shark infested waters, the play-by-play was on point.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 11:20 p.m.
After nine years of indifferent chill, Gonzaga and Washington will resume basketball relations this week, and applause is due.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 8:30 p.m.
Washington scored the game’s first 52 points as freshman quarterback Jake Browning threw four touchdown passes and the Huskies scored on their first six possessions.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 6:50 p.m.
Noah Dickerson has an extremely simple explanation for Washington’s fast starts in the past two games: “We get after it from the get-go. We’re ready.”
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 10:17 p.m.
Freshman Borislava Hristova scored 23 points and added seven rebounds Friday as Washington State improved to 3-0 with a 70-57 victory over Nevada (0-3) in the opening game of the …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 9:36 p.m.
Penny Gwynn, Brenna Meehan (Post Falls) and Brooke Bell combined for 41 kills Friday as North Idaho College defeated Hill (Texas) College 3-1 to stay alive at the NJCAA Division …
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, 9:18 p.m.
Washington was eliminated from the NCAA Championships after a 2-1 loss to Texas A&M in a first-round match in College Station, Texas. Kate Hajdu put the Aggies (16-6-1) ahead 1-0 …
Wed., Nov. 11, 2015, 10:37 p.m.
Danny Shelton was one of the best nose tackles in the country – and one of the best the Washington Huskies have had – and the Cleveland Browns picked him …
Tue., Nov. 10, 2015
Local veteran Rodger J. Johnson, 75, saved seven men from burning helicopter wreckage during a training exercise more than 50 years ago. Slowed by a stroke, he says instinct kicked …