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EWU library dean killed in crash on Highway 904  The Spokesman-Review

An Eastern Washington University archivist who worked in his spare time as a regional rail historian and preservationist was killed Sunday night in a traffic ...

Cheney high school removes bathroom doors to combat E-cigarette use  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - KHQ was contacted by someone who was concerned about something she says is happening at Cheney High School. She says ...

Cheney to redraw school boundaries  The Spokesman-Review

Spurred by surging growth on the West Plains, the Cheney School District is considering changes to its elementary and middle school attendance boundaries as ...

Cheney gymnastics battles eligibility, takes fifth at first meet  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School gymnastics team snagged the fifth-place spot in their meet at Shadle Park High School on Dec. 6, showing potential despite.

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.

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.

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 High School teacher creates "Project Feed Forward" to make sure no kid goes hungry  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - A Cheney High School teacher wants to make sure that no child goes hungry. Monte Syrie started Project Feed Forward about a year and a ...

Cheney High School’s health and fitness teacher named instructor of year  The Spokesman-Review

Teacher Kyle Loughery is marking his second decade at Cheney High School as the Washington Career and Technical Sports Medicine Association instructor ...

Cheney School Board plans for school districts' boundary review  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney School Board discussed its upcoming boundary review and heard several project updates at their Oct. 24 meeting, including an assessment of.

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.

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.

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 District reaches agreement with teachers  Cheney Free Press

After months of negotiations and more than 25 meetings, the Cheney School District and its teachers' union avoided a strike and reached a tentative.

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 High School honor roll  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year. Seniors. 4.0 GPA. Marquette Byrd, Taylor Calvert, Alexandria ...

Cheney shuts out Cascade for fifth straight win  Cheney Free Press

It may have not been the most pretty of offensive efforts, but the Cheney High School football team found a way to put another "W" in the win column last Friday ...

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 ...

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 Police: Threat made to 'TCHS' not credible (subscription)

Cheney Police said a threat made toward 'TCHS' on social media is not credible.

Early signing  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School seniors Luke Martin (left) and Jacob McGourin (right) signed national letters of intent on Wednesday, Dec. 26, during the NCAA's early ...

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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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.

Gas station grand opening  Cheney Free Press

Contributed photo Aaron Simpson, VP of Marketing for Maverik, Inc. The Cheney High School band and color guard performed at the new Maverik gas.

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 ...

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, 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 ...

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.

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 ...

Commissioners get Cheney depot update  Cheney Free Press

Cheney residents might notice something different in a couple weeks at the corner of 1st and I streets just south of downtown. Something will be.

Gathering of Blackhawks  Cheney Free Press

Former Cheney High School teammates, but now Big Sky Conference foes, Ty Graham (2016, Keenan Williams (2015) and Chris Fuentes (2017) met on the red.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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

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

Two in a row  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.

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, ...

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 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.

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’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.”.

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

Out-of-the-box students like Michael Ferguson are destined for big things. And when that comes, they tell their personal sagas to the world. How embarrassing ...

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.

CHS boys golf ties for first at home tournament  Cheney Free Press

Playing at home seemed to pay off for the Cheney High School boys golf team as they shot their season best score of 436, tying for first place with.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

$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 ...

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 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 ...

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

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

CHS soccer opens GNL play with loss to Pullman  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School boys soccer team started the Great Northern League at home with a 2-1 loss against Pullman on March 17.

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 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 ...

Chewelah wrestling looks like a big school program at Freeman Classic  The Independent

(GENO LUDWIG/Chewelah Independent). The Chewelah Cougars finished just behind 4A University and defending 1A State Champion Deer Park in team ...

Social media threats against Shadle Park High School appear for third day in a row  KHQ Right Now

SPOKANE, Wash. - For the third day in a row, Spokane Police are investigating social media threats targeting students at Shadle Park High School.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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,

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 ...

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.

Hare brings passion for sports to Cheney  Cheney Free Press

Cheney residents, students and staff who attend home football games may notice a man walking along the sidelines, greeting folks and talking into a.

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.

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.

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.

Ellensburg wrestling sees six in the finals, two take home the trophy at Ray Westberg Invite  Daily Record-News

It was difficult to see Ellensburg High School's Brandon Mellergaard during Henry Rinehart's final wrestling match in the 182-pound division — but you could ...

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 ...

Sue Lani Madsen: ‘Training young women to be leaders’  The Spokesman-Review

Blowing and drifting snow made it impossible to get home from Spokane last Saturday. It was a tough day, and not because of the weather. Five judges ...

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.

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.

Strong state performance by Cheney swimmers  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School girls' swimming team placed 13th out of 35 teams at the state swimming competition this past weekend at the Weyerhaeuser King.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

First Night planners crossing fingers for large turnout to keep Spokane event going  The Spokesman-Review

If the event doesn't attract close to 10000 people, Miller said this year's First Night could be its last night.

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 ...

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.

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

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.

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 ...

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.

OBIT: Walter Lynn Edmiston passed away July 20, 2018; memorial will be Aug. 25  SeaTac Blog

In the presence of his loving wife and family members, Walter Edmiston died peacefully on July 20, 2018, following complications from surgery and a fight ...

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.

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 ...

CHS alum starts Kappa Sigma chapter at Eastern  Cheney Free Press

Noah Ziemann started as the kid who graduated from Cheney High School in 2014, then went on to Eastern Washington University to just get a degree and.

Cheney’s Vincas Greene brings modern dance to Spokane with Vytal Movement Dance Company  The Spokesman-Review

His dance career has taken him to every corner of the country and as far away as China, but Vincas Greene has returned home to the Inland Northwest to open ...

Dan Kleckner | Our Team  KHQ Right Now

Spokane and KHQ have been Dan's home since 1985! Dan Kleckner makes up part of the KHQ main anchor team, along with Stephanie Vigil.

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