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Barriere throws for 600 & 7, E Washington routs Idaho 71-21

Oct. 16, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Eric Barriere threw for 600 yards and seven touchdowns and Eastern Washington set a host of records with a 71-14 win over Idaho on Saturday. Barriere's yards passing set a school record, and he matched the program record for touchdown passes in a...

Western Washington county settles police shooting lawsuit

Oct. 16, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A western Washington county has agreed to pay $3.5 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a man shot in the head in 2017 by a sheriff’s deputy and who died about a year later in 2018. The News Tribune reports that Pierce County...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 48, Wolfforth Frenship 28 ¶ Aldine Nimitz 38, Aldine Eisenhower 31 ¶ Alief Hastings 14, Alief Elsik 7 ¶ Allen 38, Denton Guyer 31 ¶ Arlington Martin 68, Arlington...

Physician assistant’s license suspended over COVID actions

Oct. 16, 2021 10:11 AM EDT

WASHOUGAL, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Medical Commission has suspended the license of a pediatric health care provider in southwestern Washington. The suspension came this week after an investigation into more than a dozen complaints against physician assistant Scott...

Interstate 5 rest areas close north of Seattle due to trash

Oct. 16, 2021 08:46 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington State Department of Transportation has closed five rest areas north of Seattle along Interstate 5 because of excessive trash, vandalism and a staffing shortage. Rest areas closed Friday in both directions at Smokey Point between Marysville...

20 federal health care workers to help with COVID in Spokane

Oct. 16, 2021 08:31 AM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Providence Health Care in Spokane announced Friday it has requested federal resources to help address an increasing number of COVID-19 hospitalizations. Providence said it requested the resources through the Washington State Department of Health...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli 43, Mobridge-Pollock 14 Alcester-Hudson 56, Colome 8 Arlington/Lake Preston 50, Estelline/Hendricks 29 Avon 30, Hitchcock-Tulare 28 Belle Fourche 20,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 02:50 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Almira/Coulee-Hartline 58, Wellpinit 6 Anacortes 34, Cedarcrest 10 Arlington 28, Marysville-Pilchuck 14 Auburn 71, Kent Meridian 20 Bellarmine Prep 34, Rogers (Puyallup) 6 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Abington 31, Neshaminy 21 Abraham Lincoln 43, Philadelphia Central 6 Academy Park 37, Interboro 10 Aliquippa 49, Montour 0 Avella 30, Bentworth 21 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A-H-S-T-W, Avoca 20, St. Albert, Council Bluffs 17 ADM, Adel 52, Knoxville 0 AGWSR, Ackley 30, West Fork, Sheffield 10 Alburnett 13, Columbus Community, Columbus Junction 9 ...