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 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

Auto crash claims Cardinal track athlete

A trip to catch a school bus to a track meet turned tragic early last Saturday morning. Washington State Patrol troopers say an SUV with four Medical Lake High School student-athletes on board failed...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 19, 2018 

Dogs pulled from defunct Medical Lake missile site

It was hardly like the exploits of World War I ace Eddie Rickenbacker, former U.S. President George H.W. Bush or Olympic athlete Louis Zamperini, all of whom spent seemingly endless time lost at sea...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 19, 2018 

John Merrick resigns Medical Lake council seat

The tenure of one of Medical Lake's newest City Councilmen, John Merrick, ended well short of the time intended when he tendered his resignation and the City Council accepted that move in a unanimous...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

EWU athletics director finalists are named

A pool of 50 applicants has been drained to leave just two finalists for the position of Eastern Washington University's athletics director. Current Utah Valley University AD Vince Otoupal and EWU's...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

Medical Lake rallies for dramatic softball victory

Because of the wet, wet, wet spring weather last week, Medical Lake played just one softball game. But it is one that those involved will remember for a while as the Cardinals scored a come-from-behind 7-6 Northeast A League victory at Freeman on...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

Rough week for ML baseball

It was, to say the least, a week that most would rather forget in the Medical Lake community. And that seemed most certain for the Cardinal baseball team which went winless in three Northeast A League games, losing 5-1 at home to Riverside on April 1...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

Card girls tennis win first match

Paced by wins in a pair of doubles matches, Medical Lake’s girls claimed their first Northeast A League victory in 2018, 3-2 over Newport on April 12 In No. 2 doubles, Stasia Hurt-Moran and Grace Remendowski scored a 6-1, 6-3 win over Emily...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

Cardinals claim pair of wins

It was a week of shutouts in soccer for Medical Lake and the Cardinals emerged with two wins and a loss. Medical Lake started the week in their return from spring break with wins of 3-0 over Colville on April 10 and 4-0 against Deer Park on April...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 19, 2018 

Cardinals out run, jump Grizzlies in track

Common advice says humans can't outrun a bear so don't even try. Bears can outrun a human on any terrain, uphill or down, except last Wednesday when the Medical Lake Cardinals totally ran away from the Newport Grizzlies in a Northeast A League...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 12, 2018

Efficiency reigns at ML council

A few weeks ago, the Medical Lake City Council had considered the idea of cancelling its April 3 meeting. But they opted to gather anyway and took care of business in speedy fashion in under 30 minutes. Minus Laura Parsons, who had an excused...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 12, 2018

New roundabout coming to SR-902, Craig Road

A new roundabout is in the near future for travelers on the West Plains and will be installed at an intersection that has seen its share of collisions. As part of a larger repaving project on State...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Getting down to basics

Eastern Washington University defensive line coach Brian Strandley delivers some technical advice up close and personal as the Eagles take part in spring drills on April 9....

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 12, 2018

Medical Lake's St. John's Lutheran gets a facelift

As with some 40-year-old humans, time comes for a facelift with nicks and tucks to smooth wrinkles and solidify the sags. St. John's Lutheran Church in Medical Lake has reached that age and is having...

 

Medical Lake's Circuit Breakers are off to robotics nationals

The Medical Lake High School Circuit Breakers robotics team earned another notable accomplishment April 4–7 and hope to have more in a couple of weeks. Competing in Portland, Ore. against 64 teams f...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Opinion    April 12, 2018

The 'Three Amigos' are united once again

Perhaps the following belongs on the sports page? Maybe in Neighbors or in obits? Or possibly nowhere on these pages? But in what I always call a “target-rich” environment for op-ed, the opportunity to reflect is a great way to shift gears, let...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Medical Lake baseball debuts under Sharp

There's a new boss for Medical Lake baseball, but the direction of the program does not seem to be changing with head coach Austin Sharp in charge. The 29-year-old native of Woodland, Calif. is...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Big numbers for Medical Lake track

Ever since Gene Blankenship arrived in Medical Lake in 2010, the Cardinals have won team and individual track titles with their distance and sprint athletes. As in California, where he earned hall-of-fame coaching credentials, Blankenship has crafted...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Hitchin' a ride

Eastern Washington offensive line coach Jase Butorac gets to ride a blocking sled powered by some of his players this past Monday during spring practice at Roos Field. The Eagles will show what they...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Medical Lake girls golf welcomes big numbers

Medical Lake's girls golf program will be in a building mode this season, but hoping the existing foundation can support the effort. Turnout has been good with 12 girls, up from the six to seven from...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Hartman takes over for Mason as Cardinals' golf coach

A new face is at the helm of Medical Lake boy’s golf with Gary Hartman taking over from longtime mentor Jim Mason who retired from teaching and coaching at the conclusion of last school year. Hartman, who is the district’s maintenance supervisor...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 12, 2018

Medical Lake soccer loaded with numbers, talent

For Medical Lake soccer the past several seasons, it's either feast or famine when it came to numbers. This year the Cardinals have plenty from which to pick, plus the additional luxury of real...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 5, 2018

West Plains mayors paint nice pictures

The West Plains Chamber of Commerce's March breakfast meeting, held March 21 at the Holiday Inn Express in Cheney, offered members a chance to hear the mayors of the three cities that are included in...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    News    April 5, 2018

Medical Lake directors get security updates

Some fun preempted the regular routine of business at the March 27 Medical Lake School Board meeting. Staged at Hallett Elementary School, fourth grade students under the guidance of Terri Remendowski showed off work they had been doing with Guided...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 5, 2018

Cardinals' soccer rolls out offense with big wins

Medical Lake — and Nick Rosenbeck — unleashed the soccer offense last week. With the school’s career-leading scorer netting eight goals in a pair of victories, 10-2 over Northwest Christian on March 27 and 7-1 against Riverside, March 31,...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    April 5, 2018

Making the best of slim numbers

It will be a little easier for Medical Lake head softball coach Tim Blakely to provide his lineup this season. That’s because there will be just one team in 2018 consisting a turnout of 15 players. Blakely said he sees it as a cycle after several...

 

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