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Book Notes: UI plays host to Hemingway celebration

Attention, fans of Ernest Hemingway: The University of Idaho is hosting its annual Hemingway Festival, Thursday through Saturday in Moscow. This celebration of all things Ernest includes readings by visiting …


Vandals fall to New Mexico State

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Matt Christian and Travaughn Colwell combined to throw for 202 yards and two touchdowns as New Mexico State rolled to a 31-24 victory over Idaho on …


LC-CDA executive director strives for academic success locally

When she was 54, Cyndie Hammond became the second person in North Idaho to earn a doctorate in education through the University of Idaho in Coeur d’Alene. Since then, the …


Idaho fans grumble as Reader struggles

MOSCOW, Idaho – The faint sound of boos began early in the third quarter, just a small segment of University of Idaho fans voicing their frustration over the Vandals’ offensive …


Vandals offensive line coach McDonell enjoys return to region

MOSCOW, Idaho – The second-floor Kibbie Dome office is large enough for two desks, a mini-fridge, a flat-screen TV that hangs on the wall and not much else. This is …


UI prof’s records ordered released

MOSCOW, Idaho – A judge has ruled the University of Idaho should release the personnel records of a former professor who police say killed a 22-year-old graduate student and then …


Idaho falls short after missing two-point conversion

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Idaho hung around and hung around against heavily favored Virginia and nearly pulled the upset. And although Brian Reader’s two-point conversion pass fell incomplete, allowing Virginia to …


Vandals’ offense sputters in defeat to Bulldogs

MOSCOW, Idaho – By now, it’s more than an occasional occurrence. The Idaho offense slips into hibernation mode, the defense grows frustrated and weary, and the Vandals’ opponent pounces. It …


Texas A&M puts Idaho in huge first-half hole, cruises

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Idaho forced two first-quarter turnovers against No. 9 Texas A&M on Saturday night and couldn’t convert either. After missing those early chances, the Vandals wouldn’t have …


Vandals receiver Scott learns on the run

MOSCOW, Idaho – Mike Scott looked at the caller I.D. on his phone. It was the day before he was scheduled to leave for Las Cruces, N.M., and Idaho defensive …


Spokane-born pianist to give concerts at UI

Spokane-born pianist Stephen Drury returns to the region for a pair of concerts next week at the University of Idaho. Drury and his Callithumpian Consort – an ensemble of two …


Benoit told UI of fears 2 months before she was killed

More than two months before her death, Kathryn “Katy” Benoit told an official at the University of Idaho that she was frightened by her professor, who carried weapons “everywhere, including …


UI student injured in 2009 fall sues school

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — A University of Idaho student who suffered serious injuries in a 27-foot fall from a fraternity house window two years ago is suing the school.


UI community says goodbye to one of its ’daughters’

Katy Benoit’s loved ones painted a picture of a young woman full of vitality, talent and the ability to make friends with anyone, anywhere.


UI officials select panel to assess campus safety

University of Idaho President M. Duane Nellis announced today members of an independent review panel have been selected to assess campus safety policies in light of the recent shooting death …


UI professor had concealed weapons permit

MOSCOW, Idaho — Authorities say a University of Idaho professor who gunned down a graduate student and then killed himself last week had previously cleared a background check and was …


Senior QB Brian Reader leads Vandals into opener

MOSCOW, Idaho – On the first day of fall camp last month, Idaho football coach Robb Akey approached Brian Reader – a senior who bided his time behind a four-year …


Slain student’s life a ‘gift’

BOISE – A solitary cello and a picture of Katy Benoit stooping to smell yellow daffodils greeted hundreds of people who came to celebrate her life Tuesday. The portrait served …


Idaho makes strides in firming up its defense

MOSCOW, Idaho – The defensive line seems capable of withstanding the toll of a 12-game season. The linebackers are battle-tested and, in the words of their coach, can “flat run.” …


UI worsens matters by avoiding talk of killing

This commentary from the Moscow-Pullman Daily News does not necessarily reflect the view of The Spokesman-Review’s editorial board. Let’s be clear: Only one man pulled the trigger that killed Katy …


UI counseled Benoit on day of her death

The University of Idaho had worked for more than two months to offer advice and help to Kathryn “Katy” Benoit after she first complained about her relationship with the professor …


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UI officials met with Benoit before her killing

University of Idaho officials met with Kathryn “Katy” Benoit on the day she was killed and cautioned her to remain vigilant and keep in contact with the Moscow Police Department.


Vigil honors slain UI student

MOSCOW, Idaho – They stood awkwardly at first, wearing summer dresses and flip-flops and holding candles. Eventually, stories and tears began to flow as friends honored the short life of …


Friends mourn, honor Katy Benoit

MOSCOW, Idaho – They stood awkwardly at first, wearing summer dresses and flip-flops and holding candles. Eventually, stories and tears began to pour as friends honored the short life of …


Family asks UI for answers

The Boise family of a University of Idaho student murdered Monday called on the college to reveal how it handled complaints by Katy Benoit and other students against the assistant …


Family: Victim had filed UI complaint

A college professor who alternately referred to himself as a “psychopathic killer” and “the beast” killed himself after fatally shooting a graduate student he had recently dated, police said in …


Ex-UI prof suspected in fatal shooting found dead

A former University of Idaho professor suspected in the shooting death of a graduate student was found dead from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound in a Moscow …


Gesser coaches Idaho’s running backs with QB’s eyes

MOSCOW, Idaho – Robb Akey, a football coach for more than 20 years, went into the interview with the former quarterback who was hoping for his first full-time college coaching …


Idaho puts best football forward with remodeled Kibbie Dome

MOSCOW, Idaho – Taken altogether, the facelift is striking. Once perpetually dark, outdated and structurally unsafe, the Kibbie Dome looks, in the words of University of Idaho football coach Robb …


Vandals’ explosiveness tempered by injury, goal line struggles

MOSCOW, Idaho – How much progress has the Idaho offense made? Steve Axman, the Vandals’ offensive coordinator, pondered that question and immediately went back to early April to draw a …