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Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter

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

February 16

Sweater Days, Better Days

Sweater Days, Better Days

By Marco Vargas, For The Easterner

EWU created Sweater Days, Better Days to garner student support for the energy conservation effort.   Sweater Days, Better Days is a program that has students wear sw...

February 16

EWU Now Offering a Nursing Home Major

EWU Now Offering a Nursing Home Major

By Riley Baker, Staff Reporter

EWU’s Health Services Administration (HSAD) program now offers a new long-term care option. This new option for the Bachelor of Arts in HSAD has been added for student...

February 16

Former Employees Strike Back With Anti-Yokes Campaign

Former Employees Strike Back With Anti-Yokes Campaign

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter

The Spokane branch of the United Food & Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) started an anti-Yoke’s campaign in response to their clients, previously Cheney Trading Compa...

February 16

Gonzaga’s Rally for Refugees Brought Spokane Community Together

Gonzaga’s Rally for Refugees Brought Spokane Community Together

By Colette-Janae Buck, Copy Editor

Spokane Community members rallied in support of refugee communities by packing Gonzaga's Hemmingson Center ballroom Sunday. In conjunction with both Gonzaga University and Whitwort...

February 13

  • Police Beat Issue 13 February 9
  • Aaron Best’s Contract and Salary are Under Negotiation February 9
  • EWU Campus Officer Talks Safe Dating Tips February 9

Easterner Asks: How do you Help out the EWU Community?

February 16

Explore your Inner Fashion Designer with Cove Fashion

Explore your Inner Fashion Designer with Cove Fashion

By Colette-Janae Buck, Copy Editor

*------It’s week six of winter quarter, you know what that means. Midterms are approaching and you’re probably in desperate need of another excuse to put off study...

February 16

  • Editors’ Picks Issue 13 February 9
  • Take the Stress out of Getting Dressed February 9
  • Axe the Tampon Tax Before it Bleeds Women Dry February 9
Queens Under the Sea

Queens Under the Sea

Eagle entertainment brings us the 19th annual EWU Drag Show.

February 17

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

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

By Brad Brown

  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 record. The Eagles...

February 5

  • Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31) February 2
  • Featured Photo Issue 12: The Sound of Salzburg February 2
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