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 By Grace Pohl    Education    November 23, 2017 

Slightly West of Spokane Artists Studio Tour Nov. 25

After people are done eating turkey and shopping all day on Black Friday, they can go out to the Slightly West of Spokane Artists Studio Tour on Saturday, Nov. 25. The event is free and open to the...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 23, 2017 

Airway Heights Winter Festival is quickly approaching

The holidays are on the horizon and the city of Airway Heights is prepared with something for the whole community. On Dec. 2, the community will be hosting the annual Winter Festival with events...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 23, 2017 

Airway Heights council hears library presentation

At the Nov. 20 City Council Meeting, the council was given an annual review of the Airway Heights Library. Two representatives from the library informed the board what has been going on at the library and what will happen in the future. First, the...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 23, 2017 

Cleone's Closet Food Pantry receives grant

On Nov. 17, Cleone's Closet Food Pantry in Airway Heights received a grant for $3,000 from the Northwest Farm Credit Services (FCS). Some representatives from the organization came to present the...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 16, 2017

AH City Council discusses recreation center easement

At the Nov. 13 study session, the Airway Heights City Council had a brief discussion with Public Works Director Kevin Anderson about an Inland Power and Light Easement near the new recreation center. Inland needs to convey power from Deno Road...

 

EWU Student and Alumni Bazaar opens in downtown Cheney

The Eastern Washington University Downtown Gallery, located at 404 Second St., opened the EWU Student and Alumni Bazaar on Nov. 13. About 14 students and alumni are selling their artwork for...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 16, 2017

Air Force and Airway Heights reach water agreement

In a recent press release, it was announced that the U.S. Air Force has agreed to cover the cost to purchase drinking water for the city of Airway Heights, which became effective on Nov. 1. It is an e...

 

It is the most wonderful time of the year

It just blows my mind that a week from today is Thanksgiving. This year has flown by. But I am also very excited as it is one of my favorite times. My family and I don’t have too many traditions but last year was the first year we did the Turkey...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 9, 2017

Airway Heights interviews for council position again

At the Nov. 6 Airway Heights City Council meeting, the council interviewed two applicants for an opening on the board left vacant by the resignation of Aspen Montelone. Veronica Messing, who had previ...

 

Eastern Washington Downtown Gallery hosts EWU Student Bazaar

The Eastern Washington Downtown Gallery has been busy as it just hosted the, "Art of Gail Tremblay: Searching for ways to live in the circle of things that support life." The exhibit featured baskets...

 
 By Grace Pohl    Sports    November 9, 2017

Congratulations to the Eastern Washington soccer team

The Eastern Washington University soccer team has been making history throughout their whole season. But the Eagles just topped it off with a Big Sky Championship title for the second year in a row proving that EWU is fortunate to have successful...

 
 By Grace Pohl    Sports    November 9, 2017

CHS holds Powder Puff football game to benefit All-Nighter

Even though football season is over for many high schools, there is one last game that is still going to be played in Cheney. The Powder Puff football game, which is a fundraiser for Cheney High School’s senior all-nighter, will be played under...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 2, 2017

Airway's APZ solution is moving in the right direction

Airway Heights currently has an Accident Potential Zone II (APZ) near Fairchild Air Force Base that has been an issue since 1995 after there was an installation study when it was brought to...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 2, 2017

Into the fire

Eastern Washington University mascot Swoop prepares to toss a poster of a Weber State helmet into the prep rally bonfire Sunday night. It's EWU's Homecoming, and the Eagles take on the Wildcats...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 2, 2017

Spokane Tribe Casino holds job fair

On Oct. 26, the Spokane Tribe Casino held a job fair at their office space located at 13918 West State Route 2 Highway in Airway Heights. There was a constant flow of applicants throughout the entire...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    November 2, 2017

No tricks to this trot

Participants showed up for the first "Trick or Trot" at Cheney High School on Oct. 28. Runners ran two loops around Cheney and collected candy along the way. Organized by Future Business Leaders of... Full story

 

Images of Halloween 2017

At Sunset Elementary School in Airway Heights, the annual trunk or treat event went on. There were cars decked out for the kids including an area where they could play hockey for c...

 

More images of Halloween 2017

As always, the home of Kym and Steve Grime featured an incredibly well-thought-out and constructed ghoulish theme, enough to scare you out of your candy....

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    October 26, 2017

Lacambra, Weathers square off in Airway Heights race

Lacambra is deeply rooted in the community Council Position 4 candidate Jared Lacambra has had a long history with Airway Heights, with his family settling in the area in 1999. Although he moved...

 

Ways of living

The Eastern Washington University Downtown Gallery is currently presenting "The Art of Gail Tremblay: Searching for Ways to live in the Circle of Things That Support Life 1990-2017." The exhibition... Full story

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    October 26, 2017

Airway Heights commission debates multiple rezones

At the Oct. 18 Planning Commission meeting in Airway Heights, there was a lot of discussion on different rezones around the city, but no action taken. The most discussion came in the first rezone requested by the city. This rezone is about 20 acres...

 
 By Grace Pohl    News    October 26, 2017

Airway Heights City Council discusses property tax hike

At the Oct. 23 Study Session meeting, the Airway Heights City Council discussed raising the property taxes by 1 percent in the city. “This is a minimal way to stay up with the inflation,” Mayor Kevin Richey said. “Cities that do not raise the...

 
 By Grace Pohl    Opinion    October 26, 2017

Have a safe and fun Halloween

By GRACE POHL Staff Intern The month of October flew by and now it is only a few days away from Halloween, the day where you can dress up and be whoever or whatever you want to be, and then go around asking for free candy. What an interesting...

 
 By Grace Pohl    Sports    October 26, 2017

Cheney football closes out season with a 28-7 loss to Pullman

The Cheney High School Blackhawks ended their season with a tough loss 28-7 to Pullman (4-3, 2-1) on Senior Night, Oct. 20. The loss brought Cheney’s overall record to 0-8 on the year and 0-4 in the Great Northern League. In the first quarter, neit...

 
 By Grace Pohl    Sports    October 26, 2017

Cheney football closes out season with a 28-7 loss to Pullman

The Cheney High School Blackhawks ended their season with a tough loss 28-7 to Pullman (4-3, 2-1) on Senior Night, Oct. 20. The loss brought Cheney’s overall record to 0-8 on the year and 0-4 in the Great Northern League. In the first quarter, neit...

 

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