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Homer volleyball plans on scrappy play at state

...being out for so long is Rugloski's background as a former player herself.Rugloski, a former player at Washington State University, employs a hardened approach to coaching in order to create a tough team with a scrappy defense."When we're...
Three-time cancer survivor Becky Zaverl tells her story

...started dating Adam Zaverl, the man she would end up marrying. After high school she attended college at Washington State University, and returned to Fairbanks after earning a teaching degree. It was about this time that Zaverl started having...
Dan Lesley France

...United States Navy. Following his Navy service, Dan received his Master's degree in Wildlife Management from Washington State University. Dan married the love of his life, Mary Ellen Eagan on August 21, 1949. Dan worked for the Idaho Game Department...
WSU studies green winter road technology

SPOKANE, Wash. - Researchers at Washington State University are working on environmentally friendly ways that use less salt to reduce snow and ice on roads.Their work comes amid growing...
Over-wintering your perennials in pots? Some tips

...result are doing their food gardening in containers," said Marianne Ophardt, an extension horticulturist with Washington State University's Benton County office. "Cultivating small (perennial) fruit like raspberries, strawberries and blueberries...
Benign neglect? Garden pest control naturally

...and some are more hazardous than synthetics," said Linda Chalker-Scott, an extension horticulturist at Washington State University's Puyallup Research Center. "Any improperly used pesticide will contaminate nearby terrestrial and aquatic...

...gasps himself awake," said Dr. Gregory Belenky, director of the sleep and performance research center at Washington State University. "It's very much the functional equivalent of waterboarding."Loud snoring is a symptom and apnea is...

...a tree to keep it away from bears when you go camping, according to a first-of-its-kind study at the Washington State University Bear Research Education and Conservation Center.Some - but not all - grizzlies can use primitive tools to...
Sanoah: Vessel christening in Homer honors Washington mudslide victims, rescuers

...boat named after her daughter, Huestis was granted the opportunity to attend the University of Washington and Washington State University for a year for free. Her long-term goal is to become a pediatric neurosurgeon. "That is in a big part...
Community news and notes

...Andres.Shara Leaders was awarded a $1,000 Boeing Scholarship by the Endowment for Women in Engineering at Washington State University. Students receiving this award must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement while engaging in multidisciplinary...


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