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Donald Eugene McKay  KXLY Spokane

Donald Eugene McKay died peacefully on December 13, 2018 at Deaconess Hospital in Spokane, WA surrounded by his loving family.

Cheney High School wins national yearbook award  Cheney Free Press

Jostens, the leading producer of yearbooks and student created *content*, announced this month that Cheney High School's yearbook program has been.

Blackhawks come up short in GNL battle  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School football head coach Bobby Byrd knew his Blackhawks' showdown last Friday night with visiting sixth-ranked West Valley would be a battle.

Social media threat prompts extra patrols at Cheney High School  KXLY Spokane

Cheney Police are adding extra patrols at Cheney High School Friday morning, due to a threat made over social media.

Cheney 2018 Fall All-Great Northern League  Cheney Free Press

Twenty-seven Cheney High School athletes were named to various fall sports all-league teams. Nineteen were All-Great Northern League selections, with.

Cheney sprinter Charles Johnson moves to head of pack  The Spokesman-Review

In any other year, Cheney High's Charles Johnson III would have been the fastest sprinter in the state regardless of classification last spring.

Students ignite gun control debate at Cheney High School  The Spokesman-Review

Dozens of Cheney High School students left their classrooms when the clock struck noon Wednesday and staged an hourlong demonstration in subfreezing ...

Cheney valedictorian Elizabeth Potter wants to mentor, be of service to others  The Spokesman-Review

Elizabeth Potter, a senior at Cheney High School, spent ages 8 to 12 growing up in Thailand. After six years, Potter returned there during February and March ...

Cheney High School students organize walkout | News  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - A group of Cheney high school students joined students from across the region and country walking out of class to urge some sort of action ...

Old Cheney High School transformed into apartments for EWU students (subscription)

The building is now called SchoolHouse Loft and it is bringing life back into the historic Cheney High School by filling it with students again.

Cheney teacher's Twitter thread on letting student sleep goes viral  KHQ Right Now

A Cheney High School English teacher let a student sleep in his class last week and the thread on Twitter describing the reason has gone viral. Monte Syrie ...

Work underway on Cheney elementary school expansion  The Spokesman-Review

An expansion at Windsor Elementary School west of Spokane has begun, adding new classrooms and multipurpose rooms.

Thanks to commumnity for making Turkey Trot happen  Cheney Free Press

On behalf of the Cheney High School Cross Country program, we would like to thank the community of Cheney for their support of our 11th annual Turkey Trot ...

School district begins high school permit process  Cheney Free Press

Cheney School District officials have submitted an application to the city to begin the permitting and review process for the proposed expansion and.

Sports Week  Cheney Free Press

Note: All schedules subject to change. Consult school, club or facility websites to confirm.) COLLEGE BASKETBALL Men Thursday, Dec. 13, EWU at Univ.

CHS vs Shadle Park online gallery 092018  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School's football team stretched it's 2018 season record to 3-0 with a thrilling 42-40 win over visiting Shadle Park on Sept. 14. The.

Cheney lands 32 on all-league teams  Cheney Free Press

Softball's Gary Blake and boys tennis' Jesse Erickson named coaches of the year The following Cheney High School student-athletes have been named to.

Cheney School District names Blackhawk alum new director of finance  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney School District has hired a former Blackhawk as its new finance director. The district announced in a Feb. 8 news release it had selected.

Brain surgery helps Cheney High graduate put seizures in the rear view  The Spokesman-Review

Less than a year after he was diagnosed with epilepsy, Casey Schorr learned he might have an option beyond medication: brain surgery.

Cheney HS teacher’s story about letting exhausted student sleep goes viral

SPOKANE, Wash. – A Cheney High School teacher's tweets about letting his exhausted teen student sleep in his class are going viral today. Monte Syrie, a ...

Sports Briefs  Cheney Free Press

TRACK/CROSS COUNTRY Cheney's Spakousky signed by EWU The Eastern Washington University track and field team has added 15 new high school ...

Old Cheney High being converted to student housing  The Spokesman-Review

A Seattle developer is giving new life to the historic old Cheney High School by converting it into student housing right next to Eastern Washington University.

Cheney High School honor roll  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll.

Looking Back  Cheney Free Press

10 Years Ago Dec. 11, 2008 When a few Medical Lake City Council members suggested the creation of a 24/7 fire *service* despite a lack of funds to.

Coeur d'Alene Police investigating Snapchat school shooting threat

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — Coeur d'Alene Police are investigating the source of a handwritten threat shared on Snapchat on Thursday evening. The note ...

Boys youth basketball parent meeting is Oct. 1-2  Cheney Free Press

Cheney is developing a basketball program for boys attending any elementary school in the Cheney School District. A meeting is planned for Monday Oct. 1 at ...

Jeff Chandler takes athletic director reins at Cheney  Cheney Free Press

New Cheney High School Athletics Director Jeff Chandler has made the rounds when it comes to teaching and coaching, doing both at high schools of.

Cheney schools ready for overhaul  Spokane Journal of Business

Jeff McClure has spent 33 years working for the Cheney School District, the last 12 in his current role as the district's maintenance and operations director.

Vigil planned for Medical Lake High student killed, others injured in Saturday crash  The Spokesman-Review

Extra counselors and requests to wear yellow await students and staff at Medical Lake High School Monday morning after a weekend vehicle collision left one ...

Blackhawks smash East Valley, come up short against other rivals  Cheney Free Press

East Valley showed off an impressive repertoire of tricks and fancy footwork in the Sept. 6 game against Cheney, but it was no match for the Blackhawks' ...

Lady Blackhawks return to state in record-setting year  Cheney Free Press

By all accounts, the 2018 Cheney High School softball season was not only one to remember, but also one for the record books. The Lady Blackhawks.

Cheney, Freeman, East Valley students place at FBLA National Leadership Conference  The Spokesman-Review

Several local high school students have returned from the FBLA National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, where they competed among 12,000 students in ...

Cheney High School sending five to Girls' State in June  Cheney Free Press

Five Cheney High School students will be attending the annual Evergreen Girls' State conference, June 11-17, in Ellensburg. The conference is held on.

Blackhawks boys repeat as state 2A track and field champs  Cheney Free Press

It may not have set a record, but it did achieve half of Cheney High School boys track and field head coach Derek Slaughter's goal. Led by the four.

Police search for suspect in Cheney High School robbery  KXLY Spokane

Cheney Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who committed a burglary at Cheney High School Saturday night.

Students across Spokane area participate in nationwide school walkout  The Spokesman-Review

Students across the Inland Northwest walked out of school Wednesday morning in a show of solidarity for the survivors and lives lost in the Parkland, Florida, ...

Call leads Cheney FBLA club with second place at nationals  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School FBLA Club (Future Business Leaders of America) finished their trip to the National FBLA Leadership conference a couple of.

Walkouts honoring slain students prompt differing responses in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene  The Spokesman-Review

Inspired by the powerful messages from the students who survived the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, a Spokane eighth grader started handing out ...

Cheney School District asking for $52-million bond; some worry proposal ignores Airway Heights area students  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney School District voters will be asked to approved a $52-million bond on Feb. 14. The money would pay for high school and elementary school ...

Education notebook: West Valley student gets National Merit honor  The Spokesman-Review

Jacob Barnhart, a student at West Valley High School, has been named a Commended Student in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Medical Lake High track member killed, 3 injured in crash west of Airway Heights  The Spokesman-Review

A member of the Medical Lake High School track team was killed and three others were injured in a two-vehicle collision west of Airway Heights on Saturday ...

Cheney soccer has tough week with close losses  Cheney Free Press

With postseason competition on the horizon, the Cheney High School boys soccer team wrapped up the regular season last week with a 1-0 loss to West.

Cheney High cyber squads advance  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School Cyber Patriots teams competed in the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition on Dec. 6. Team Bravo placed first of 15 teams in ...

Hot tub shot too much for Cheney High yearbook  The Spokesman Review

Student's hot tub photo rejected by yearbook advisors in Cheney.

Battle Ground Little League team advances to state  The Reflector

The Battle Ground Little League 8- to 10-year-old all-star team captured the Washington District 6 championship June 20 in Yacolt. These girls are going to play ...

Ellensburg soccer overtime victory sends them to state  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — The playoffs haven't been seamless for the Ellensburg High School girls' soccer team with an overtime penalty shootout victory in the ...

Cheney's Karen McCormick to appear at Mason Jar, releases single  Cheney Free Press

Cheney singer-songwriter Karen McCormick is releasing her new single “Just a Song” to digital retailers on March 16. The single was produced by.

Doug Clark: Cheney High relents on student’s yearbook photo that says ‘They Can’t Deport Us All’  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney High School relented and will let a student's yearbook photo run; in it he's wearing a T-shirt that says, “They Can't Deport Us All.”

Cheney has 18 named to all-league teams  Cheney Free Press

The following Cheney High School student-athletes have been named to All-Great-Northern-League teams for fall sports. We have included comments from.

Doug Clark: Hey, Cheney High, it’s just a yearbook picture  The Spokesman Review

Years from now – although not too many, I'll wager – Michael Ferguson will get his sweet revenge over the yearbook grumps of Cheney High. The panel ...

$60,000 split among top students in Spokane County; Lewis and Clark represented in each category  The Spokesman-Review

Connor Cremers only remembers one lesson from his kindergarten class. It was a math lesson with snowmen. He was hooked. Recognized as the top science ...

CHENEY SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ultimate Back to School Guide for Parents  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - Fact: students with involved parents, no matter their income or background, are more likely to: *Earn higher grades and test scores, and enroll ...

Plane crash, brain injury mark challenging path for Cheney senior  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School student survived a plane crash that killed the pilot, his uncle, 45-year-old Jay Uusitalo.

Stoneman Douglas High student speaks as students, teachers rally  The Spokesman-Review

Following another round of student walkouts Friday morning, student-activists took center stage at an afternoon gathering of the Washington Education ...

Cheney High star Keenan Williams thrilled to be staying home with EWU  The Spokesman Review

Keenan Williams and Eastern Washington University go back further than he can remember – literally. His parents moved to Cheney when he was 3; when he ...

Former Fisher Building receives preservation award  Cheney Free Press

Historic Preservation Commission administrative assistant Sue Beeman told commission members at its bi-monthly meeting April 5 that any letter that.

Alsatta Bakana signs with UW  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School's Alsatta Bakana signed a national letter of intent last week to compete in track and field at the University of Washington next.

Cheney football falls short at East Valley, 22-7  Cheney Free Press

By GRACE POHL Staff Intern The Cheney High School football team was close to finding a rhythm against their Greater Northern League foe, the East.

Black Lens creator Sandy Williams being honored with the YWCA Women of Achievement’s Carl Maxey Racial and Social Justice Award  The Spokesman-Review

Sandy Williams, the publisher, editor and writer of The Black Lens newspaper, has been named to receive the YWCA Women of Achievement Carl Maxey Racial ...

Cheney woman killed Las Vegas concert shooting | News  KHQ Right Now

A woman from Cheney is among the 59 people killed at a concert in Las Vegas on Sunday night. Officials with the Manhattan Beach Police Department say ...

Cheney School District honors teachers and staff  Cheney Free Press

Community members, friends and family came to honor Cheney School District teachers, staff and retirees at the annual Employee Recognition Night,

Melani Gillingham  KXLY Spokane

Our beloved Melani passed Wednesday, October 31, 2018. She was born May 28, 1977 in Spokane, Washington, the daughter of Gary and Dawn Kuest.

That One Adventure Couple is taking their time to travel around the world on $82 per day  The Spokesman-Review

They're young and in love and seeing the world on a shoestring budget.

Cheney’s Bridget Calvert has a passion for service  The Spokesman-Review

“Every once in a while,” said Cheney High School math teacher Julie Esquibel, “there's a student who adds so much to your life. For me, that's Bridget Calvert.”.

Special valuation considered for School House Lofts  Cheney Free Press

Cheney's Historical Preservation Commission held a special meeting Nov. 2 to talk about something else special - special valuation for the renovated.

A really big treat  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School Future Business Leaders of America students Megumi Call (left) and Eva Rosa Perry pose with a $1500 check from Spokane Teachers.

Robert Walter Miller  KXLY Spokane

Robert Walter Miller, 68, died suddenly on Thursday afternoon, November 15, 2018 at his home in Oldtown, Idaho after a long and courageous battle with ...

CHS Students of the Month  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School announced the names of its students of the month for February. Front row from left to right: Brette Draper, Juliane De Los Santos,

Open Spokane County assessor seat draws two Republican candidates  The Spokesman-Review

Two Republican candidates are vying to become the newest Spokane County assessor following current assessor Vicki Horton's retirement announcement ...

Red hot talent  Cheney Free Press

The dance group Code Red performs Tuesday night, Feb. 6, during Eastern Washington University's "Eastern's Got Talent" show at Showalter Hall Auditorium.

Cheney's only race features candidates with longevity  Cheney Free Press

Gainer wants to bring a different direction to city Cheney City Council Position 1 candidate Tim Gainer is a long-time resident of the community,

Walkouts planned for Sacajawea Middle School, East Valley High School  KXLY Spokane

Following the school shooting in Parkland Florida that killed 17 students and staff, a movement is sweeping the nation. Students are organizing walkouts in ...

West Valley snaps winning streak after 4-2 loss to Cheney  The Spokesman-Review

The game-winning goal happened in slow motion. West Valley was at Cheney Tuesday for the rubber game of their three-game season series and as it wound ...

Cheney HS student, Maggie Booth, wins Credit 2 Kids

CHENEY, Wash. --- Cheney High School student Maggie Booth is the most recent winner of KREM 2 and STCU's Credit 2 Kids! Booth is president of her high ...

Thank you to everyone who participated in Tools 2 Schools (subscription)

Thank you to everyone who contributed to KREM 2's Tools 2 Schools drive. The month long-summer campaign encouraged people and businesses to donate ...

Kelsey Cook brings 'Ladies First' show to Spokane  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High graduate Kelsey Cook is bringing her stand-up comedy talent back to Spokane this weekend for a Friday night show at the Bing Crosby.

Spokane-area comedian Kelsey Cook to make late night TV debut on ‘The Tonight Show’  The Spokesman-Review

Cook's performance on the Jimmy Fallon show airs Friday, and she will return to Spokane for a headlining weekend, March 29-31, at the Spokane Comedy ...

Isaiah Rigo wins third straight cross country title  Cheney Free Press

It's hard enough winning one state title in any sport. Cheney High School's Isaiah Rigo has accomplished that feat in cross country - times three.

2018 Armed Forces Torchlight Parade Winners  KXLY Spokane

The annual Armed Forces Torchlight Parade is more than just marching bands and floats. It's a competition and battle for bragging rights.

Whitworth, Gonzaga honor eight area seniors named 2018 Act Six scholars  The Spokesman-Review

Eight local high school students are among the 16 Act Six scholars recently named to receive full academic scholarships to Whitworth and Gonzaga universities.

Cheney Middle School track named for Van Kurens  Cheney Free Press

Almost 150 people gathered at Cheney Middle School Jan. 29 to honor and name the school's track and field complex after a Cheney couple who are.

Education Notebook: Cheney band earns awards  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School Blackhawks Marching Band, made up of 95 students who have each logged hundreds of hours of marching, music, drill and color ...

15 years after Columbia space shuttle disaster, remembering Spokane’s own Michael Phillip Anderson  The Spokesman-Review

Today marks 15 years since the destruction of the Columbia shuttle and the loss of Spokane's own astronaut, Michael Phillip Anderson. The Spokesman-Review ...

Westwood Middle School third quarter honor roll  The Spokesman Review

Westwood Middle School in Cheney has announced its third quarter honor roll for the 2014-15 school year. Eighth grade.

Water logged  Cheney Free Press

A softball floats in a flooded swale at the Cheney High School football field as the Blackhawks track and field teams in the background get set to.

Graham and Phelan crowned king and queen  Cheney Free Press

Seniors Ty Graham (left) and Tara Phelan pose for pictures after they were named Cheney High School's Homecoming king and queen for 2015 at last.

Cheney swimmers sign  Cheney Free Press

Norman goes to Bethel Cheney High School swimmer Makenzie Norman recently signed a national letter of intent to compete at Bethel University. Bethel is ...

CHS October students of the month  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School has released the names of its students of the month for October. Students are listed as follows by student name, department and.

Cheney Middle School third quarter honor roll  The Spokesman Review

Cheney Middle School has announced its third quarter honor roll for the 2014-15 school year. Eighth Grade.

Cheney Jazz Band named champions in Mead festival  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School Jazz Band shared their musical talent at the Mead Jazz Festival in March and impressed the judges, coming home overall ...

CHS football hosts first annual black, red scrimmage  Cheney Free Press

Football season is quickly approaching for the Cheney High School Blackhawks – and it begins with a new event this year named the "Black and Red ...

Former Eastern Washington defensive coordinator John Graham joins Idaho staff as linebackers coach  The Spokesman-Review

John Graham is back in the game – and back in the Big Sky Conference. The former Eastern Washington defensive coordinator is the new linebackers coach at ...

Serving the Nation  Cheney Free Press

Former Cheney residents Ken and Karen Mosbarger recently participated in their son Marc's U.S. Navy promotion at Fort Meade, Md. Marc and his brother.

Education Notebook: Spokane students win trip to Intel International Science and Engineering Fair  The Spokesman-Review

More than 100 students presented research projects at the Eastern Washington Regional Science and Engineering Fair, vying for a chance to participate in the ...

EWU women’s basketball coach Wendy Schuller a full-time mom on two courts  The Spokesman-Review

Basketball season is in the rearview mirror, which makes Mother's Day the perfect time for some positive reflection at the Schuller home in Cheney.

School Closures |  KXLY Spokane brings you the latest school closures news.

Spokane workshops spotlight historic barn, schoolhouse remodels  The Spokesman-Review

Spokane Preservation Advocates offer three adaptive reuse workshops in February.

Thousands turn out for March For Our Lives rally in Spokane, Coeur d'Alene  KHQ Right Now

SPOKANE, Wash. - From Spokane to Coeur d'Alene thousands of people showed up on Saturday afternoon to have their voices heard and speak out against ...

Front & Center: Beth Robinette helps local farmers and ranchers connect with customers  The Spokesman-Review

At Cheney High School, Beth Robinette was a “drama nerd” who imagined a career on Broadway. But instead of setting out for New York after graduation, she ...

Cheney’s boys soccer program again in state mix  The Spokesman Review

The defining moment in another great Cheney soccer season? It depends on whom you ask. For defender Daniel Bogart, it came during winter workouts, when ...

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