Local Sports

The Alaska Nanooks beat WWU, 78-64, Saturday February 6 at Whatcom Pavilion (KPUG/Mark Scholten)

7 hours ago

Viking men fall to Alaska

After entering the week with a four-game winning streak, the Vikings were swept at home by the Alaska schools to fall to 14-9 overall and 8-6 in GNAC play.

WWU logo Courtesy of WWU Athletics

8 hours ago

Taylor Peacocke leads Western women to win at NNU

The Vikings improved to 16-6 overall and 12-2 in GNAC play to maintain sole possession of 2nd place in the conference.

Washington defensive back Marcus Peters warms up before facing Colorado in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

9 hours ago

Former Husky Marcus Peters wins top defensive rookie award

Peters was a key to the Chiefs' 11-game winning streak this season and tied with Cincinnati's Reggie Nelson for the NFL lead with eight interceptions.

Seattle Seahawks' Derrick Coleman speaks with reporters before NFL football practice Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday in the NFC championship game.

9 hours ago

Report: Police say Derrick Coleman was going 60 before crash

The data from Coleman's "black box" also showed the fullback didn't apply his brakes before crashing into the Honda Civic.

Seattle Mariners manager Lou Piniella calls for a right-hander from the bullpen Tuesday, July 2, 2002, in Seattle. The Mariners are leading the AL West by three games at the All-Star break. When they tied the major league record with 116 victories last season, they were ahead by 19 at the break.

10 hours ago

Lou Piniella hired by Reds as senior adviser

Piniella spent 10 years as the manager of the Mariners, leading Seattle to their only four playoff appearances in club history and tying a Major League record 116 wins in 2001.

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard

10 hours ago

Lillard scores 21 to help Portland beat Houston

Damian Lillard had 21 points and 10 assists to lead the Trail Blazers built a big lead early and rolled to an easy 96-79 win over the Rockets on Saturday.

seanmiller

13 hours ago

Anderson leads #23 Arizona past Washington

Ryan Anderson scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds and No. 23 Arizona held on for a 77-72 win over Washington on Saturday.

rueck

1 day ago

Weisner leads No. 9 Oregon St over No. 24 Washington

Senior Jamie Weisner scored 21 points to lead No. 9 Oregon State to its ninth straight win, over No. 24 Washington on Friday night.

wsu cougars washington state univeristy pac 12 football logo

1 day ago

Alleyne ties Oregon record in win over WSU women

Jillian Alleyne had 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting and 14 rebounds to tie the school record with her 88th career double-double and Oregon used a dominating start to defeat Washington State on Friday night.

lc boys from 2-5-16

1 day ago

NWC basketball scoreboard from February 5th, 2016

Senior guard Jake Poag's 16 points led Lynden Christian's balanced attack on Friday night as the Lyncs picked up the win over Mt. Baker as heard on KPUG 1170 The Sports Leader.

slavin

2 days ago

Report: Seahawks sign Tyler Slavin

Slavin was briefly a member of the Seahawks practice squad this season, from November 24 through December 1.

browner

2 days ago

Former Seahawk Browner to leave New Orleans

Last season was Browner's only in New Orleans. The five-year NFL veteran spent three years in Seattle and one in New England, winning a Super Bowl with both franchises.

Washington's Kelsey Plum (10) shoots a free throw during an NCAA college basketball game against Southern California, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

2 days ago

Kelsey Plum leading resurgence for No. 24 Washington

The junior from San Diego is currently the No. 2 scorer in the country, averaging 27 points per game while helping to get the Huskies back into the AP Top 25 for the first time in more than a decade.

tortorellajackets

2 days ago

Wennberg lifts Blue Jackets over Canucks 2-1 in shootout

Alex Wennberg scored the only goal in a shootout

CabajKHUsAA999_

2 days ago

Vikings fall short in double overtime against Anchorage

Paced by an incredible performance from senior guard Kyle Impero, Western Washington rallied from 17 points down in the second half,

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) reacts in waning minutes of the second half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center, Sunday, April 27, 2014, in New York. The Raptors evened the series at 2-2, defeating the Nets 87-79.

2 days ago

Raptors hold off Blazers for 110-103 victory

Kyle Lowry had 30 points, DeMar DeRozan added 29 and the Toronto Raptors snapped Portland's five-game winning streak

gonzaga

2 days ago

Gonzaga tied for first after 92-63 win over Loyola Marymount

Domantas Sabonis had 21 points and 11 rebounds and Gonzaga moved into a first-place tie in the West Coast Conference with a 92-63 victory over Loyola Marymount on Thursday night.

squali

2 days ago

Squalicum blasts Burlington-Edison

Check out our high school basketball scores from around the Northwest Conference from February 4th, 2016

WWU Vikings hoops basketball

2 days ago

Viking women Earn Tough 58-51 Road Win at CWU

Taylor Peacocke leads Vikings with 20 points and Kayla Bernsen adds 15 points, 9 rebounds, 4 blocks

WWU Viking women soccer

2 days ago

Viking women’s soccer adds 6 for 2016

"This is a talented and versatile group of student-athletes. They have all achieved a high level of success on the soccer field and in the class room and made positive impacts on their communities," said coach Travis Connell.

Recent Headlines

1 day ago in Local

Blueberry growers admit to violating rights of workers

blueberry bush

Eastern Washington growers will pay $385,000 to workers; $20,000 in fines.

1 day ago in Local

Everett barista killed by propane heater accident

clipart.com

The coffee stand owner suffered fatal burns in the accident, January seventh.

2 days ago in Local

Man shot while riding a Seattle bus

seattle city scape

In 2010, the victim was paid $42,000 after getting kicked by a police officer.

2 days ago in Local

Semi-truck driver arrested after an eight car crash that killed two

semi truck

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Patrol says the driver of a semi-truck has been arrested for investigation…

2 days ago in Local

Stormy weather headed our way today

KGMI/Dillon Honcoop

Blustery winds forecast for today have the National Weather Service worried enough to issue a high wind warning.