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Saturday | South Whidbey Record

Tsunami researchers track Whidbey's geological history

Central Washington University graduate students Frances Griswold and Brian Ostrom examine soil and sand layers at the Seaplane Base on Thursday.


Related Topix: Science, Oceanography

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lake Chelan Mirror

Locals make CWU honor roll

The following students from Chelan were named to Central Washington University's Spring 2014 Honor Roll: Linzie Kay Cooper, senior; William Logan Ray, senior; Marcus Alan Ray, sophomore; and Marcotulio Carnabi Cardona Sr., sophomore.


Related Topix: Chelan, WA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Kenmore Reporter

Graduate Washington endorses two Kenmore legislators

Student-driven advocacy organization Graduate Washington has announced its early endorsements for the 2014 election.


Related Topix: Washington, Kenmore, WA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Surviving pilot from Idaho midair crash identified

Authorities say 52-year-old Amy Hoover of Ellensburg, Washington, landed her plane in a grassy area after the Monday morning collision about 30 miles east of Cascade.


Related Topix: Ellensburg, WA, Air Accidents

Sat Jul 05, 2014

South Whidbey Record

Clinton university students bring home the grades at two Washington colleges

At Central Washington University, they include: Alicia Renee Unke, Christine Johnson, Linden Skye Firethorne and Dakota Thomas Lobdell.


Related Topix: Washington

Wed Jul 02, 2014

North Kitsap Herald

Study finds tests stressed too much in public school

Washington public school instructors spend most of the school day teaching, though as much as an hour of their time is devoted to preparing students for state tests.


Related Topix: Bothell, WA, Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc., Snohomish County, WA

Tue Jul 01, 2014


New study: Teacher work day not all about teaching

A new study released today found Washington teachers spend about three-quarters of the school day teaching and the rest handling administrative duties including parent meetings and professional development.


Sun Jun 29, 2014

Business Briefcase for June 29

Todd Newhouse of Upland Vineyards, who represents the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers, was elected as vice chairman of the Winegrape Growers of America board.


Related Topix: University of Washington, Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science

Tue Jun 24, 2014

South Whidbey Record

Geology buffs to seek tsunami data around Whidbey

This factoid, offered by local oceanographer Jim Rich, shows the instability of Whidbey Island's geologic makeup.


Related Topix: Geology, Science, Oceanography, University of Washington, Oak Harbor, WA, Darrington, WA

KONP 1450 Local News

Peninsula College offers BA degree through CWU

Central Washington University and Peninsula College have announced a partnership that will allow students who register at PC this fall, to also complete a pre-application for a conditional admission to CWU in Ellensburg.


Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Ellensburg, WA

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Whidbey News-Times

Geology buffs seeking tsunami data

While most of these earthquakes are too small to notice, if an event is large enough, it could trigger local landslides and even tsunamis.


Related Topix: Geology, Science, University of Washington, Oak Harbor, WA, Darrington, WA, Camano Island, WA

Fri Jun 20, 2014

The Olympian

Army promotes Yelm man to second lieutenant

James R. Long has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Army after successfully completing the Army ROTC program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from Central Washington University.


Sun Jun 15, 2014

The Olympian

Longtime Olympia educator retires

He's taught metal shop, welding, power technology and woodworking at Capital High School for the past 27 years.


Related Topix: Olympia, WA, Western Washington University