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Gallery: A Weekend of Cheney Nightlife

Gallery: A Weekend of Cheney Nightlife

May 18, 2017

  From The Mason Jar's open mic night on Thursday, to last call at The Basement on Saturday and everything else in-between.    

Bright Lights, Cheney Nights

Bright Lights, Cheney Nights

May 18, 2017

Find the full accompanying photo Gallery  HERE.   When thinking of Cheney’s night scene, the first thing that springs to mind is not a diverse, attractive hub for late night entertainment. B...

Mayfest Brings Music, Food and Entertainment to Cheney

Mayfest Brings Music, Food and Entertainment to Cheney

May 11, 2017

Cheney’s fifth annual Mayfest will be bringing 45 vendors, live music and games to this year’s  festival on May 12 and 13. Friday, May 12 is th...

Gallery: EWU Slut Walk

Gallery: EWU Slut Walk

April 28, 2017

  The EWU community, glittered and painted in the rain, rallied on Thursday at the Campus Mall for the Slut Walk event. Speakers and performers...

Gallery: A Campus For Dreams Rally (March. 2)

Gallery: A Campus For Dreams Rally (March. 2)

March 2, 2017

  A Campus for Dreams March and rally at EWU's Campus Mall on March 2, 2017.

Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

February 16, 2017

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

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

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

February 5, 2017

  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...

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

February 2, 2017

  Immigration Protest at EWU's Campus Mall on January 31, 2017.

A century in our hometown

By Logan Stanley, Staff writer

October 7, 2016

Filed under Centennial, News

Early 1900s to World War II Era The Cheney community experienced its first serious fatal accident. On February 20, Engine 21 of North Coast Limited rammed into a steel passenger caTher, which was then driven 50 feet into the wooden Pullman sleeper car that lay ahead. At least four people were killed. When World War I rolled around, we see the generosity, or in this c...

Yoke’s replaces Cheney Trading Company

Yoke’s replaces Cheney Trading Company

October 3, 2016

“Our fresh meat program and our certified Hereford beef is bar none probably the best meat in town for sure.” Chad Moses, Yoke's Store Manager.

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Cheney unites “12” fans when Seahawks visit Roos Field

Cheney unites “12” fans when Seahawks visit Roos Field

June 27, 2016

Sunday afternoon was an eventful one for the NFL fans of Cheney. Two recently signed players of the Seahawks returned to the once training camp, Roos Field...

EWU administers ‘very explicit’ Title IX survey to assess prevalence of sexual assault on campus

EWU administers ‘very explicit’ Title IX survey to assess prevalence of sexual assault on campus

May 26, 2016

EWU officials administered a voluntary and anonymous Title IX survey in hopes of improving prevention and response activities for sexual violence. The...

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