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WSU researcher noted as top-cited author, influential mind

Washington State University professor and researcher Yuehe Lin may be one of the most cited authors and most influential minds in the world, but he readily acknowledges he didn’t make …

WSU, College Hill area get half of Pullman Fire Department calls, chief says

Pullman Fire Chief Mike Heston said approximately half of the more than 3,000 calls his department responded to last year were to Washington State University and the College Hill area.

University seeks retraction, says researcher’s study data is a bunch of bull

A researcher exploring ways to convert cow poop into electrical power faked data and claimed his laboratory notebook blew into a manure pit, according to a Washington State University investigation.

Elle Tinkle’s season at Gonzaga is over

Practice had barely ended Tuesday afternoon at the Martin Centre when emotions came to the surface.

Boy’s life sentence in 1931 focus of new exhibit at WSU

PULLMAN — When 12-year-old Herbert Niccolls was sentenced to life in prison for shooting Asotin County Sheriff John Wormell in 1931, it prompted outcries from across the nation. One writer …

Washington Senate leader pushes for funds to upgrade roads near WSU

The leader of the Washington State Senate would like more state funds to improve rural roads leading to Washington State University in Pullman.

UW at WSU to kick off Pac-12 women’s basketball

Washington State women’s basketball coach June Daugherty can’t wait for the Pac-12 season to begin.

WSU Cougar fans blaze trail to Sun Bowl

EL PASO, Texas – To the Washington State University fans who didn’t want to go out of their way for a bowl game: Meet the McLain family of Priest River, …

Hurricanes’ pass defense appears up to challenge of WSU’s Air Raid

For Miami defensive coordinator Mark D’Onofrio, the joy of the college game is in its variety.

Students, parents calling for improvements to roads leading to Pullman

In the wake of car crashes that killed two students during Thanksgiving break, many at Washington State University have called for safety improvements on the two-lane highways that funnel travelers …

Gonzaga women hoping wishes come true … and fast

Like everyone else, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier has a Christmas wish list. If it comes true, her players will be healthy, make their shots and take better care …

Apple Cup: Bender to start at QB for WSU

Peyton Bender appears to be WSU’s starting QB for today’s Apple Cup in Seattle.

Cougars women take advantage of overseas connections

It’s the Balkan Bonanza, part two.

WSU soccer team out to break NCAA curse

A “curse,” Beau Bremer calls them, Washington State’s recent home setbacks in the first round of the NCAA women’s soccer tournament.

Previewing women’s basketball for Gonzaga, WSU, Idaho and EWU

Previewing the women’s basketball teams at Gonzaga, Washington State, Idaho and Eastern Washington

Christilaw: Player’s heart just as important as talent

Recruiting season never ends.

WSU women to host Northwestern in first-round NCAA soccer tournament match

Washington State will host Northwestern in a first-round NCAA Division I women’s soccer match match on Saturday. Kickoff is at 5 p.m.

College soccer notes: WSU women seek tournament opener at home

Washington State soccer coach Todd Shulenberger hopes his team can harness its “road warrior” mentality at least one more time.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 5:41 p.m.

Regents approve making WSU campus nicotine-free

Cigarettes and other products containing nicotine will soon be banned on the Pullman campus of Washington State University, after the Board of Regents approved the ban on Friday.

Christilaw: Cougars show how fun unpredictability can be

Everyone who honestly believed that, come Halloween Week, Washington State would have a significantly better record than the Seattle Seahawks please raise your hand.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 9:40 p.m.

WSU’s Pullman campus may go tobacco-free

At least once a day, between classes and study sessions, student Abdul Albarraq smokes a cigarette near the library in the center of the Washington State University campus. He’ll probably …

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 11:29 a.m.

ESPN picks Temple over WSU for College GameDay

ESPN College GameDay picks Temple over WSU

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 29, 2015, 4:50 p.m.

Vestal: Barbieri and Smith are putting their money where their values are

Not long after Don Barbieri and his partner, Sharon Smith, moved into the beautiful top floor of Barbieri’s Upper Falls condo project on the Spokane River, they lost one of …

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 8:43 p.m.

College volleyball: Confident Eastern off to fast start

If you ask Eastern Washington University interim volleyball coach Michael King what he can count on when the Eagles take the court, he won’t recite players’ names or a shiny …

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 2, 2015, 11:08 p.m.

Viral disease killing hundreds of deer in the region

A drought-stoked outbreak of viral disease first detected in August is killing hundreds deer from the Colville area south to the Lewiston region, wildlife biologists from Washington and Idaho say.

Political polarization blamed on TV news deregulation

The more television news we watch, the more polarized we become. That’s the finding of a new Washington State University study that also blames U.S. political polarization on the deregulation …

Soccer notebook: Area teams ruled nonconference play

Three area collegiate soccer teams have emerged from nonconference play with a full head of steam. The Washington State Cougars and Eastern Washington Eagles women and the Whitworth Pirates men …

WSU’s McKenna Woodford Freshman of Week in Pac-12 volleyball

McKenna Woodford, who led Washington State to three straight three-set wins and the championship of the Texas Tech Lone Star Showdown, is the Pac-12 volleyball Freshman of the Week. Woodford, …

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 21, 2015, 4:18 p.m.

WSU student hospitalized after fall from fraternity fire escape

A Washington State University student was taken to the hospital in critical condition after falling from the third-story fire escape of a fraternity house Saturday night.

Jake Rodgers just waiting for NFL call

Jake Rodgers figures he did everything he could to earn a chance to play on Sundays. He still might, but the former Shadle Park, Washington State and Eastern Washington star …