Tag Archive for Washington State University

Fungus causing valley fever found in Washington

By By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A fungus that can cause a potentially fatal illness called valley fever has been found for the first time in the soil of Washington, officials at Washington State University said Monday…. …read more

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WSU among schools in federal sex abuse inquiry

By By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Washington State University is one of 55 colleges facing a Title IX investigation over its handling of sexual abuse complaints, the U.S. Education Department said Thursday…. …read more

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Washington State University considers med school

By By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Medical officials predict an aging population and expanded health coverage under the Affordable Care Act will contribute to doctor shortages across the nation. In response to the projected need, Washington State University has begun exploring the feasibility of opening a medical school on its Spokane campus…. …read more

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WSU researchers developing tasty new apple, WA 38

By By KRISTI PIHL KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A new apple under development at Washington State University could compete for the hearts and palates of fruit lovers in a few years…. …read more

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Wind farm at Washington State University Vancouver

By By SUSAN PARRISH VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Thirty feet above the ground, the blades of five wind turbines rotated Tuesday as a slight breeze wafted through a field on the eastern border of the Washington State University Vancouver campus…. …read more

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One-time 4 percent raise for WSU support staff

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Civil service employees at Washington State University will receive a one-time, 4 percent increase of base salary…. …read more

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Unconscious WSU student treated for hypothermia

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — A Washington State University student was treated for hypothermia after he was found unconscious on campus when the temperature was minus-3 degrees…. …read more

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Pullman blow dart suspect appears in court

COLFAX, Wash. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a woman with a blow dart on the campus of Washington State University and also hitting a man with a dart while he was out walking in Pullman made his first court appearance Thursday in Whitman County on assault charges…. …read more

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Washington Scientists studying sick grizzly

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Scientists at Washington State University used an MRI to discover brain lesions in a 3-year-old female grizzly bear that has been suffering seizures…. …read more

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Pullman: WSU student out walking hit by blow dart

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Police in Pullman, Wash., say a female Washington State University student was hit with a blow dart while out walking with a friend on College Hill…. …read more

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