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 By Roger Harnack    Opinion 

Importance of fatherhood should be celebrated everyday

There’s a lot of talk about endangered species. But the most important endangered species in America, may not be a plant or a wild animal. The most endangered species may... — Updated 6/18/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    Opinion 

Importance of fatherhood should be celebrated everyday

There’s a lot of talk about endangered species. But the most important endangered species in America, may not be a plant or a wild animal. The most endangered species may... — Updated 6/17/2021

 
 By Riley Kankelberg    News

Fire destroys Medical Lake home

A house fire burned on State Route 902 near Medical Lake on June 16. The Fire Department was called to 14814 W. at 12:45 p.m. to find the fire already well established. By 4:30... — Updated 6/17/2021 Full story

 
 By ROGER HARNACK    News

Rosalia Trestle work may finish June 23

ROSALIA - Crews working on the Rosalia Trestle restoration project expect to wrap up around June 23. In the meantime, motorists on Rosalia Road can expect delays of up to 20... — Updated 6/10/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    Sports

Mennonite cyclists riding cross-country

TEKOA – A Mennonite cycling group crossing the U.S. to race awareness for climate action rode out of the state on Saturday, June 5, after spending the last several days in... — Updated 6/10/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

John Wayne riders arrive in Tekoa

TEKOA - The John Wayne Trail Riders have reached their final destination. Riders have been arriving here all day today, June 3, following a trek along the 285-mile John Wayne... — Updated 6/7/2021

 
 By ROGER HARNACK    News

Fewer south county residents vaccinated

SPOKANE COUNTY — Fewer residents in southern Spokane County are getting vaccinated against the coronavirus than their neighbors further north. According to the tentative figures... — Updated 6/3/2021

 
 By ROGER HARNACK    News

Eight-vehicle pileup blocks Interstate 90

SPOKANE – Interstate 90 was closed to traffic for a short time Tuesday evening, May 25, following a crash involving eight vehicles. According to the Washington State Patrol, the c... — Updated 6/3/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Heat advisory issued through June 3

PASCO — Most of Eastern Washington will remain under a heat advisory through 8 p.m. Thursday night, June 3, as temperatures break into the 100s for the first time this summer. Acc... — Updated 6/2/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

L&I: Businesses must verify vaccination

OLYMPIA – The state Department of Labor and Industries is requiring business owners to verify employees have been vaccinated. Under the new May 21 mandate, the agency is also... — Updated 5/27/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Emergency response

Cheney police and first responders were called to Bruchi's, 2630 First St., Tuesday afternoon. Police were on scene first with a man sitting outside of the business. Details of the... — Updated 5/27/2021

 

Eastern programs on budget chopping block

CHENEY – Eastern Washington University Interim President David May is recommending several programs be eliminated going into the 2021-23 biennium. The recommendations stem from a... — Updated 5/27/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Filing week produces contested Cheney races

CHENEY — Filing week produced only two races that will be contested in the Aug. 3 primary election The battle for Cheney City Council Position No. 3 is the most contested race in... — Updated 5/27/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Small engine tech shutting down

CHENEY – The owner of a small engine repair shop is calling it quits, thanks to coronavirus mandates and shutdowns. Scott Rautio is in the process of closing his business, Cheney... — Updated 5/27/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

E. Coli outbreak linked to Othello dairy

OTHELLO — State officials say they have linked an E.Coli outbreak to contaminated yogurt from a local dairy farm. The state Department of Health said the outbreak is connected to yogurt produced by Pure Eire Dairy, owned and... — Updated 5/25/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    Sports

Won in less than 30 seconds

In the NE2B culminating league track meet Thursday, May 13, Liberty’s Ellie Fisk of Spangle wins her heat in the girls 200 meter with a time of 29.49 seconds, her personal... — Updated 5/20/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    Opinion

It's time for Washingtonians to get back to work

Masks are coming off. Most residents wanting a coronavirus vaccination have gotten one. Sports are on and students are back in the classroom. It’s not a coronavirus emergency that... — Updated 5/20/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Take a hike

The hiking trails and overlook area of Palous Falls State Park are open to visitors. While the park is open for day use, the camping area remains closed. The park is located... — Updated 5/20/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Governor recall petition filed

PASCO — Five voters led by a Pasco City Councilman have filed a petition to recall Gov. Jay Inslee from office for abusing the powers of his office during the coronavirus... — Updated 5/20/2021

 

Lowland fishing season opens Saturday

EASTERN WASHINGTON — The lowland lakes fishing season opens Saturday, April 24, with trout being the most sought-after species. Opening day also marks the opening day of the... — Updated 4/22/2021

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports

Interceptions are key to Eagles 38-31 win

CHENEY - Through three quarters of their game with Eastern Washington on April 10 at Roos Field, the Idaho Vandals ran, ran - and ran some more. The ground game had been good to... — Updated 4/15/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Trolling for trout

A fisherman trolls for trout in his kayak Friday, April 9, on Medical Lake. The lake is a popular place for fishermen to try to catch rainbow and brown trout.... — Updated 4/15/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

Gov. Inslee to sign bill to replace Whitman statues today

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee is expected to sign a bill today that would begin the process of removing statues of perhaps the state's most prominent figure from the Capitol building and the National Statuary in Washington, D.C. The... — Updated 4/15/2021

 
 By Roger Harnack    News

No, you go

A herd of elk cross Cheney Spangle Road, near Jennings Road, early morning on Mar. 25.... — Updated 4/8/2021

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports

Eastern rolls over Cal Poly at Roos

CHENEY - It was a great day to wear Eastern Washington red; it was not at all a good day for a group of Cal Poly coaches who once wore those colors. Jump started by scoring four fir... — Updated 4/1/2021

 

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