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Burden rests heavily on victims of sexual assault

Burden rests heavily on victims of sexual assault

June 2, 2014

  Despite EWU’s ranking as one of the safest university campuses in Washington as of December 2012, statistics show that sexual assault continue... Read more »

‘Mosquito’ indicative  of Spokane’s intolerance

‘Mosquito’ indicative of Spokane’s intolerance

May 26, 2014

  Anyone under the age of 30 who makes a habit of walking through downtown Spokane has probably noticed the continuous auditory assault that is hurled fr... Read more »

Professor applies to produce marijuana

Professor applies to produce marijuana

January 29, 2014

EWU history professor William Youngs has applied for a city licence to produce and process marijuana in a new business located in Cheney’s Industri... Read more »

Plea bargain brings Hoffer case to a close

Plea bargain brings Hoffer case to a close

November 20, 2013

The domestic violence case against former ASEWU President Kaleb A. Hoffer was resolved June 5, in Spokane County Superior Court, with a ruling of guilty... Read more »

Baumgartner remains optimistic about ability to keep statewide tuition low

Baumgartner remains optimistic about ability to keep statewide tuition low

October 18, 2013

  Sen. Michael Baumgartner, who visited campus Oct. 7, stopped by the EWU blood drive in the PUB after addressing a rhetorical theory and cr... Read more »

Charges against Gayton dismissed

Charges against Gayton dismissed

September 29, 2013

  All charges against former football player Chandler Gayton were dismissed by the Cheney Municipal Court June 7, nearly 13 months after an arres... Read more »

Gayton charged with gross misdemeanor in Cheney, felony charges not pursued in Spokane

Gayton charged with gross misdemeanor in Cheney, felony charges not pursued in Spokane

June 19, 2013

Charges were filed against Chandler Gayton, a former football player at EWU, on May 2, according to Cheney Prosecutor Julie McKay. McKay said tha... Read more »

Editorial: ASEWU lacking transparency

Editorial: ASEWU lacking transparency

May 8, 2013

easterner.opinion@gmail.com In order to effectively govern the students, the ASEWU must operate in an open manner. In January, The Easterner sent a formal... Read more »

EWU Deputy Chief looks back on lifetime in law enforcement

EWU Deputy Chief looks back on lifetime in law enforcement

May 1, 2013

 This article has been corrected to state that Wally Davis was a sheriff's deputy for Clallam County and died in 2000. The original article stated that ... Read more »

The Easterner at ACP San Francisco 2013

March 5, 2013

View as slideshow Never gets old. #acpsf #sanfrancisco #citybythebay 00Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pin... Read more »

Bruce sentenced to nine months

Bruce sentenced to nine months

February 27, 2013

  Dalis Bruce, a former EWU football player, pleaded guilty and was sentenced for assault in the second degree on Feb. 20, according to cour... Read more »

Gayton avoids time

Gayton avoids time

February 27, 2013

Spokane Superior Court declines to file charges despite police recommendation By Jane Martin Former EWU football player Chandler Gayton, who was arre... Read more »