Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:04:51 UTSEATTLE (AP) — On a recent Wednesday night at Hec Edmundson Pavilion, Michael Porter Jr. walked out of the locker room with a security detail at his side, pausing only momentarily for a photograph with a fan in a purple Washington hat who had found his way into the hallway behind the court. [...] Romar's future is hazy as the Huskies are headed toward likely their worst of his 15 seasons, and a sixth straight season of missing the NCAA Tournament. The potential of next year and the reality of this troubled season, combined with the past six seasons without an NCAA appearance, have created an uneasy dynamic with the Huskies headed into the final couple weeks of the regular season. Washington is 2-13 in conference play, having lost nine straight, tied for the longest losing streak in school history. In the past 12 months, the Huskies won a national title in women's golf, and made deep NCAA tournament runs in volleyball, softball, baseball and men's soccer. If he can't win with possibly the best recruiting class in school history — combined with a core group that played extensively during their freshman and sophomore seasons and should be better suited for complementary roles — it will be clear the Huskies should move on.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:08:10 UTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch lawmakers on Tuesday voted in favor of tolerating the cultivation of cannabis, a move that could bring to an end a key paradox of the relaxed Dutch policy on marijuana and hashish. Ahead of the vote, Alexander Pechtold, leader of the D66 party that drew up the legislation, said it would allow quality checks on cannabis crops, free up police and allow authorities to levy taxes on the huge pot-growing industry.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:52:58 UT(AP) — Attorneys for the U.S. government have until March 8 to decide whether they will keep some records secret about the relationship between the CIA and two psychologists from Spokane hired to develop harsh interrogation methods in the war on terror.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:50:29 UT(AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers is looking for ways to replace homes that were destroyed when the Dalles Dam was built in 1957. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports (http://bit.ly/2kHOVqE ) that the Corps has dedicated $1.56 million to create a project plan and has requested another $1.49 million from Congress to help get the project underway.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:48:40 UT(AP) — A county in southern Washington has declared a state of emergency as rapidly melting snow and ice has put road damage at more than $2 million. Franklin County farmers who began planting crops earlier this month have been unable to proceed with damaged fields and equipment under water.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:01:21 UT
The Washington state Department of Transportation says starting Wednesday through Friday, there will be single-lane closures in both directions just east of Snoqualmie Pass. The purpose of the closures is to add new reflectors along the barriers and new lane makers.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:07:34 UTThe Seattle-based company said it had profit of 61 cents per share. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 59 cents per share. The logistics services provider posted revenue of $1.64 billion in the period, also exceeding Street forecasts.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:13:27 UTThe Press Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2kHqjOE ) that Robinson Rancheria Pomo Indian tribe of Lake County kicked dozens of people out of the tribe in 2009, many of them because they weren't counted in a 1980 census that is a basis for membership. Seattle-based attorney Gabe Galanda says the tribe's decision to reinstate former members is an encouraging sign amid a nationwide trend of massive tribal disenrollments for more than two decades.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:29 UTEastern Conference East Division Two points for a team winning in overtime or shootout; the team losing in overtime or shootout receives one which is registered in the OTL or SOL columns. Friday's results Swift Current 3 Medicine Hat 1 Everett 3 Prince Albert 1 Saturday's results Moose Jaw 4 Regina 0 Prince Albert 4 Brandon 1 Medicine Hat 7 Edmonton 4 Sunday's results Monday's results Regina 3 Prince Albert 2 (OT) Tuesday's results Moose Jaw at Medicine Hat, 7 p.m. Wednesday's games Moose Jaw at Lethbridge, 7 p.m. Friday's games Medicine Hat at Calgary, 7 p.m. Saturday's games Swift Current at Moose Jaw, 7 p.m. Brandon at Medicine Hat, 7:30 p.m.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:28 UTGAPtsSam Steel, Reg3966105Adam Brooks, Reg326698Jayden Halbgewachs, MJ444185Tyler Wong, Let434285Chad Butcher, MH236285Cody Glass, Por265581Mason Shaw, MH225981Morgan Geekie, TC324779Kailer Yamamoto, SPO344175Tyler Steenbergen, SC433174Dawson Leedahl, Reg294473Matthew Phillips, Vic423072Kole Lind, Kel264571Skyler McKenzie, Por363470Giorgio Estephan, Let264470Michael Spacek, RD254570Aleksi Heponiemi, SC234770Brayden Burke, MJ165470Connor Hobbs, Reg264369Steven Owre, MH204969Zak Zborosky, Let383068Deven Sideroff, Kam313768Tyler Sandhu, TC175067Matt Bradley, MH293766Nick Henry, Reg283765Ryan Gropp, Sea254065Matteo Gennaro, CGY343064Patrick Bajkov, EVT234164Rudolfs Balcers, Kam342963Brett Howden, MJ303363Mathew Barzal, Sea85563Jaret Anderson-Dolan, SPO332962Ethan Bear, Sea253762Reid Duke, BDN332760Lane Bauer, Kam332760Nikita Popugaev, PG253560Jansen Harkins, PG184260Davis Koch, EDM184260Jack Walker, Vic253459Keanu Yamamoto, SPO223658Hudson Elynuik, SPO213758Ty Lewis, BDN273057Dominic Zwerger, EVT233457Austin Wagner, Reg263056Parker Wotherspoon, TC94756Michael Rasmussen, TC322355Tyler Soy, Vic253055Vladislav Lukin, TC243155Lane Pederson, SC193655Garrett Pilon, Kam163955Calvin Thurkauf, Kel302454Tyler Coulter, BDN243054Collin Shirley, Kam243054Ryley Lindgren, SC173754Aaron Irving, EVT163854Max Gerlach, MH312253Brandon Hagel, RD223153Brennan Menell, Let114253Clayton Kirichenko, MH104353Zach Fischer, MH292352Joachim Blichfeld, Por252752Ryan Hughes, Por242852Noah Gregor, MJ203252Dante Hannoun, Vic193352Juuso Välimäki, TC183452Brad Morrison, PG213051Matt Alfaro, Let183351Keegan Iverson, Por173451Mark Rassell, MH292150Stelio Mattheos, BDN232750Radovan Bondra, PG272249Braylon Shmyr, Sas272249Evan Polei, RD262349John Dahlstrom, MH232649Nick Merkley, Kel193049Kyle Olson, TC143549Jesse Gabrielle, PG262248Jordy Bellerive, Let232548David Quenneville, MH202848Colby McAuley, PG222446Josh Mahura, Reg143246Colton Kroeker, KTN133346Cale
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:10:04 UTBOYS PREP BASKETBALLTillamook 71, Scappoose 50 GIRLS PREP BASKETBALLAstoria 42, Scappoose 28 Benson 68, Cleveland 30 Lincoln 49, Franklin 31
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:23:03 UTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Keno" game were: 05-09-12-18-19-22-23-25-39-41-46-48-54-55-56-59-61-67-71-72 (five, nine, twelve, eighteen, nineteen, twenty-two, twenty-three, twenty-five, thirty-nine, forty-one, forty-six, forty-eight, fifty-four, fifty-five, fifty-six, fifty-nine, sixty-one, sixty-seven, seventy-one, seventy-two)
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:18:14 UTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Daily Game" game were: 0-5-3 (zero, five, three)
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:18:13 UTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Match 4" game were: 02-04-08-19 (two, four, eight, nineteen)
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:18:12 UTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Hit 5" game were: 02-04-10-23-25 (two, four, ten, twenty-three, twenty-five) Estimated jackpot: $220,000
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:18:11 UTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Lotto" game were: 12-26-37-41-42-44 (twelve, twenty-six, thirty-seven, forty-one, forty-two, forty-four) Estimated jackpot: $1.8 million
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:13:37 UT(AP) — The Washington state Board of Education could lose some of its authority over the state's K-12 public education system under a controversial bill that would transfer some of its responsibilities to the state's new chief of public schools. The board's ability to develop high school graduation requirements and hold schools accountable for students' academic progress would also be impacted.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:44:15 UTD'Marques Tyson and Xavier Hallinan each scored 12 points and Philipp Hartwich added eight with 12 rebounds for Portland (10-19), which snapped a 14-game skid. A jumper by Ethan Osias gave Walla Walla a 5-4 lead before a dunk by Hartwich gave the Pilots the lead for good and sparked a 24-7 run over the next nine minutes.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:55:29 UTDawson Leedahl scored his second goal of the game 2:31 into overtime as the Regina Pats edged the host Prince Albert Raiders 3-2 on Monday in Western Hockey League action. Regina went 0 for 2 on the power play while Prince Albert scored twice on five chances with the man advantage.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:35:31 UTPats 3, Raiders 2 (OT) First Period Prince Albert, Montgomery 13 (Martin, Pachal) 13:13 (pp). Penalties — Mahura Reg (slashing) 3:51; Buziak Reg, Crossley Pa (major, major-fighting) 8:16; Davidson Reg, Miske Pa (major, major-fighting) 11:42; Wagner Reg (interference) 12:57; Smart Reg, Leth Pa (roughing) 15:01; Vanstone Pa (slashing) 19:00; Smart Reg (cross checking) 19:00. [...] Period Prince Albert, Vanstone 11 (Fonstad, Budik) 11:07 (pp). Penalties — Brooks Reg (unsportsmanlike cnd.) 5:56; Brooks Reg (cross checking) 9:37; Olynek Pa (checking from behind) 17:32; Leedahl Reg, Leth Pa (unsportsmanlike cnd.) 19:47. [...] Period Penalties — Pachal Pa (tripping) 3:25; Schioler Reg (hooking) 18:17.