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Cheney Mayfest will begin Friday, May 10, and end Saturday night. This is the seventh year Mayfest has happened in Cheney.

Cheney Mayfest returns Friday May 10

May 8, 2019

Cheney is  celebrating spring downtown at the seventh annual Cheney MayFest. Events begin Friday, May 10 and continue Saturday, May 11. The outdo...

Age restriction posted next to the tobacco products at Maverik gas station in Cheney. Come 2020, the age to buy smoking or vaping products will be raised to 21.

Smoking age raised to 21 in Washington

April 19, 2019

If young adults want to try smoking, they will have to wait until they are 21 years old starting in 2020. The Washington state legislature has issued ...

Attendees gathering for a photo to show of their signs at the Day For Dreamers Rally, March. 2, 2017.

Gallery: A Campus For Dreams Rally (March. 2)

March 2, 2017

  A Campus for Dreams March and rally at EWU's Campus Mall on March 2, 2017.

Business Going Well for Cheney's Local Pot Shop

Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

February 16, 2017

After a delayed opening, LUCID, Cheney’s sole marijuana dispensary, began operations in December. The opening came after a transition, in which 3 Green ...

Singing of the national anthem before the game against Portland State, Feb. 4, 2017, at Reese Court.

Gallery: EWU mens basketball outlasts Portland State in 3 OT thriller, 130-124 (Feb. 4)

February 5, 2017

  EWU defeated Portland State in a wild and historic 3 OT game. Forwards Bogdan Bliznyuk and Jake Wiley each scored 45 points, tying the school...

EWU basketball begins 2016-17 season

By Brandon Cline, Sports Editor

November 17, 2016

Men's Basketball The EWU men’s basketball team opened up the 2016-17 season with a pair of drastically different games, beating the Division III Linfield Wildcats 70-47 at home and falling to the Big Ten’s Northwestern Wildcats 86-72 on the road. Senior Felix Von Hofe led the Eagles in scoring against Linfield, scoring 21 points while shooting 7-12 (58.3 percent) from ...

PNW simply perfect

PNW simply perfect

November 9, 2015

“I can’t wait to leave this place.” The frequency that I hear those words is climbing at a steady rate. Admittedly, I am a consistent abuser of...

Mayhem competition features students

Mayhem competition features students

June 6, 2015

The Diversified Greek Council (DGC) hosted the first annual Mayhem step and stroll competition in the Showalter Auditorium on May 30. The two-hour show...

Speakers prepare farewell for graduation

By Bekah Frank, Administrative Assistant

June 4, 2015

  Students Paul Reilly and Isaiah Ratliff are preparing their speeches to deliver to the graduating seniors at the 2015 Commencement Ceremony. ASEWU President Dahir “D.J.” Jigre said the idea to have two students speak instead of him was the idea of Amy Johnson, associate vice president for student life and dean of students. “This is the first time we are...

EWU VCD students and Cheney residents discuss the artwork.

Small Towns Exhibit debuts in Cheney

May 14, 2015

After months of mystery and an academic quarter of construction, the Small Towns art exhibit in Brewster Hall’s community area has seen its debut. For ...

College to Photography

College to Photography

April 26, 2015

Spokane is conventionally painted in a rather besmirched light; to numerous outsiders it is a nest of delinquency, methamphetamines, and pothole ridden...

Get Lit! events start April 20 in Cheney and Spokane.

Get Lit! Festival celebrates literature, art

April 23, 2015

For the 17th year in a row, downtown Spokane and surrounding areas will be inviting residents to get lit on April 20. The Get Lit! Festival is a series...

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