Last updated 7/3/2019 at 8:19am
10 Years Ago
July 2, 2009
The Eastern Washington University board of trustees approved the university’s first ever-biennial budget that included a total of $26 million in reductions over two years along with a 14 percent resident and 5 percent out-of-state tuition increase.
Dry conditions were projected to be above normal with significant fire danger in areas of Eastern Washington.
There were 785 fireworks-related injuries and fires reported to the Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office in 2008 by fire departments and hospitals. Of those, 518 were fires and 267 injuries.
20 Years Ago