Stories tagged: Republic
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
The police chief of Republic, a tiny town in northeastern Washington, doesn’t think much of I-1639, the strict gun law state voters approved Nov. 6. Loren Culp won’t enforce it, …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
The City Council of Republic, Washington is mulling legislation to countermand from state and national laws that limit Second Amendment gun rights, including the recently passed Initiative 1639.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 11:24 p.m.
After the town of Republic last month lost its only police dog, Isko, to cancer, the community mourned. But, with the power of social media, a Spokane Valley security company …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017
Housed within a modest Queen Anne-style residence – the only house in Post Falls listed on the National Register of Historic Places – Hegsted’s latest restaurant aims for a casual …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
The U.S. Marshals Office is seeking the public’s help in locating an armed felon last seen in Republic, Washington.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
As long as they remain healthy, the Republic Tigers expect to be at the top of the standings this season.
Sat., June 10, 2017, 9 a.m.
Doing light ranch work – moving cattle, tagging calves, feeding horses – are options at K-Diamond-K Guest Ranch near Republic. There are plenty of ways just to relax, too, in …
UPDATED: Mon., March 27, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Lexie Hull of Central Valley and Shania Graham of Republic were named players of the year for their respective classifications, The Associated Press announced Monday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
The hard work began a year ago, after the final buzzer sounded defeat for the Republic girls basketball team in last year’s state 1B title game.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Republic girls basketball coach Ted Torzewski says it is time for eight-time State 1B champion Colton to be dethroned.
Mon., Jan. 2, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
A Monday morning collision near Republic blocked State Highway 21 for several hours and caused a power outage in the area.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
The Republic Tigers are doing the best they can to appear threatening after graduation took nine seniors off the team that twice made it to the state semifinals.
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Taylor Campbell made three free throws with 0.8 seconds left to send Republic past Wellpinit 65-62 in a Northeast 1B League game Friday night in Republic. After sinking the first …
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 10:38 p.m.
Aaron Fritts had 22 points and 13 rebounds and Adrian McCarthy added 21 points and 10 boards as Republic surged ahead after halftime and beat Odessa-Harrington 68-44 in a Northeast …
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 10:19 p.m.
Dallas Isaac’s 9-yard touchdown run in the third quarter broke a 22-all tie and gave Almira/Coulee-Hartline a 30-22 win over Touchet in the quarterfinals of the State 1B football playoffs …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015
REPUBLIC, Wash. – The cancer has returned with a vengeance, the headaches are constant, debilitating. Bob Faller is dying, soon. Doctors deem him lucky if he celebrates New Year’s.
Wed., Sept. 2, 2015, 9:37 p.m.
The cooler weather with occasional rain showers this week has slowed the advance of numerous wildfires in the region, allowing crews to devote more efforts to create fire lines to …
Sun., Aug. 30, 2015
DANVILLE, Wash. – The burned carcasses blend into the scorched landscape, just more black and ash among the haunting outline of trees. “There she is,” rancher Doug Grumbach says, pointing …
Sun., Aug. 30, 2015
The massive fire marching toward Republic, Washington, stayed out of the town on Saturday. “I don’t see any flames coming over the top of the hill,” Republic City Councilman Larry …
Sat., Aug. 29, 2015, 4:56 p.m.
The largest bursts of wind have blown through Republic, and fire remained out of the town late this afternoon.
Fri., Aug. 28, 2015, 10:46 p.m.
A ferocious wind storm expected Saturday has put much of the state – much of it already on fire – on high alert.
Mon., June 29, 2015
REPUBLIC, Wash. – The power of a tiny rural town is that a spark of an idea can ignite into a large triumph in just a few weeks, without much …
Sun., June 28, 2015
REPUBLIC, Wash. – His hands match the bark on the homestead apple tree. Old. Rugged. Dying, yet so alive. Bob Faller touches the tree like a lover, caressing and hopeful. …
Sat., March 7, 2015
Crosspoint Acad. 42, Evergreen Luth. 25 Crosspoint Academy took advantage of ice-cold Evergreen Lutheran and stayed alive with a 1B consolation victory Friday at the Arena.
Sat., March 7, 2015
Fri., March 6, 2015
Evergreen Lutheran received an early morning wake-up call by Republic in the 9 a.m. opener of the State 1B girls basketball tournament Thursday at the Spokane Arena. Six minutes into …
Sat., Nov. 29, 2014
It’s the newbie against the seasoned team when Republic takes on Liberty Christian in a State 1B football semifinal today. The Tigers (11-1) travel to Pasco to face the No. …
Sat., Nov. 22, 2014
The stage was set for another Republic-Cusick defensive battle when fate frowned on Cusick. Cusick lost starting quarterback Spirit White to a suspected dislocated elbow early in the second quarter …
Sun., Oct. 20, 2013
OUTFISH – Sprague Lake recently received a plant of about 2,000 adult bluegills netted from Spectacle Lake in Okanogan County. Marc Divens, Washington Fish and Wildlife Department warmwater fisheries biologist, …
Sun., Feb. 3, 2013
OUTSTANDING – The 26th annual fundraising banquet this month could put the Spokane Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation into the million-dollar club. “We’re expecting this banquet to push …