Stories tagged: cheney
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019
Voters in Cheney will choose between two experienced candidates when they cast a vote for the City Council’s position 6.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
Stepping up so others may saddle up: Student volunteers make Relational Riding Academy camp successful
The young riders weren’t exactly off to the races at Relational Riding Academy in Cheney on a recent Friday morning, but for kids who’d never been on horse, a quick …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
While a new pump began sending water into houses on Thursday, according to Jim Brown, president of the Marshall Community Water Association, the private purveyor of the town’s water, it …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
Within minutes, Briana Randall was breathing deep into a seated mountain pose while sitting astride her mare, Star. From there she began modifying other yoga poses, developing her new practice …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019
Gardner started his law enforcement career as a patrol officer in Southern California in the 1960s, confronting gang violence and riots against police. So the small town of Cheney might …
UPDATED: Sat., July 27, 2019
Crews fighting four wildfires southwest of Cheney kept the fire 65% contained Saturday and expect them to be fully contained on Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019
Fire crews in Cheney on Thursday
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019
Fire officials ordered the evacuation of about 10 homes near the intersection of Graham Road and Highway 904 near Cheney on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
UPDATED: Tue., July 23, 2019
Sections of burned field and patches of hay lined South Betz Road in Cheney after a tractor-trailer hauling hay caught fire Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Tue., July 16, 2019
A 55-year-old woman from Cheney died Tuesday in a crash-near Kittitas, Washington.
Thu., July 4, 2019
Plenty of parties planned for 100th: George White will be honored by family, neighborhood, civic groups
George White will be celebrating his 100th birthday this week – a lot.
UPDATED: Thu., July 4, 2019
Cheney man who allegedly killed wife with ice cream moves to Oklahoma, pleads not guilty to new murder charge
A man suspected of killing his wife last year at their Cheney home with poisoned ice cream pleaded not guilty to a new murder charge in Spokane County Superior Court …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019
A structure fire spread into nearby trees and grass near Cheney Friday morning, prompting a response from local and state fire crews.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019
Ashley Cardinal signed up for the Army National Guard before her senior year of high school at West Valley High School in 2001. A career in the military and raising …
Thu., June 6, 2019
Students who’ve struggled in traditional classrooms often find their path to success in smaller alternative school settings.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
Sometimes Cheney High School’s Sam Fix is Clark Kent and sometimes he’s Superman.
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019
Saturday marked the start of the Washington Civil War Association annual reenactment. This year’s, hosted in Cheney, runs Saturday through Monday.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019
A big ol’ moose was the belle of the ball at Eastern Washington University on Thursday night, when its short trek through campus was documented and shared for the world …
UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019
Cheney police officers won’t face charges in death of man who investigators say was attempting suicide-by-cop
Spokane County prosecutors have elected not to file criminal charges against three Cheney police officers who shot and killed a man late last year during an alleged suicide by cop.
Sat., March 30, 2019
Construction will begin later this year for a new Grocery Outlet Bargain Market in Cheney.
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019
A mother who triggered an Amber Alert last week told police she was planning on injecting bleach into herself and her child to rid themselves of parasites, according to court …
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019
Police in Nampa, Idaho, issued and quickly canceled an Amber Alert on Wednesday, saying a woman and her 10-year-old daughter had been found in Cheney. The girl, who was initially …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019
There’s still a lot of snow and ice on the ground, but it’s time to think about gardening.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019
An Eastern Washington University archivist who worked in his spare time as a regional rail historian and preservationist was killed Sunday night in a traffic collision west of Spokane.
Sun., March 10, 2019
Officials in Airway Heights and Cheney are considering if they should push to expand their urban-growth boundaries.
Sun., March 10, 2019
After decades as Spokane’s low-profile neighbor, the West Plains is suddenly in the spotlight for employment, population growth and commercial development. Rapid development, bringing at least 2,000 new jobs, will …
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019
A Cheney High School student who hopes to inspire others to make connections in their communities was crowned this year’s Lilac Festival queen.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Terri Cooper wears a judge’s robe and makes judicial decisions in local courts in both Cheney and Airway Heights. She’s been making those legal decisions for bout 16 years. But …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019
A man who murdered a pot shop employee in Cheney in 2017 signed a plea deal last month and will serve 35 years to life in prison.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
Residents of an apartment complex in Cheney were displaced after the wall between two units caught fire Sunday afternoon.