Eastern Washington University
Eastern Washington basketball coach Jim Hayford has a new five-year contract.
The gunman who killed one student and wounded two others at a small Seattle college last week had stopped taking his medications because he “wanted to feel the hate,” and he detailed his plans in a handwritten journal for two weeks before the attack, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
Craig Ehlo, a former NBA player with strong ties to the Pacific Northwest, was arrested Thursday on a domestic violence charge after firefighters encountered family members holding Ehlo down near a pile of burning clothes.
Enrollment is up at half of Washington’s four-year public universities this fall, with 350 more students at Washington State University’s four campuses, almost 800 more students at UW’s three campuses and a jump of 450 at Eastern Washington University.
A 20-year Army officer in Washington state threatened to blow up the state Capitol and kill his superior officer, his estranged wife and his girlfriend, authorities said Tuesday, adding scrutiny to the troubled base of a soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians in a shooting spree.