SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Gonzaga University in Spokane will create a commission to identify what actions the Jesuit school might take in light of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic...
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Land owned by Spokane's Gonzaga University on the Seattle waterfront will be developed into a 17-story high rise with more than 250 apartments.
The property was a gift to the university from Spokane philanthropist Myrtle Woldson, and sits along the city's Alaskan Way Viaduct, which will be permanently closed this week.
The Spokesman-Review says construction will begin in 2020 and be complete in 2022.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Two Jesuit priests have resigned as vice presidents of Gonzaga University amid questions about their handling of sexual abuse allegations against other clergy.
Gonzaga President Thayne McCulloh made the announcement Friday in a letter to students, faculty and staff, The Spokesman-Review reported .
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Jesuit leaders say no priest credibly accused of sexually abusing a minor will ever be sent to Gonzaga University after a report this week that at least 20 clergy members facing sexual abuse allegations were allowed to live out their lives at the campus in Washington state.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A long-time booster of Gonzaga University leads a major construction company that's helping build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Timothy Barnard, who has served on Gonzaga's board of trustees since 2000, is the founder of Bozeman, Montana-based Barnard Construction Co.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — Officials say a Washington state man is in custody following the killing of a Washington state cabdriver in northern Idaho.
The Bonner County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Jacob Corban Coleman of Puyallup was taken into custody on Monday on suspicion of first-degree murder.
The agency says that Coleman flew from Seattle to Spokane to start a new semester at Gonzaga University.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers held her first Spokane town hall since the 2016 election, taking questions on health care, the president and North Korea.
The Spokesman-Review reports (https://goo.gl/3N9HPe) the Republican congresswoman fielded over 20 questions Thursday at the event for 300 at Gonzaga University.
Many questioned her support of repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act with the crowd chanting "Save our health care" at the close of the event.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers will hold her first Spokane town hall since the 2016 election this week.
The Spokesman-Review reports ( http://bit.ly/2wE8stA ) the Republican congresswoman announced on Facebook an event at Gonzaga University's Cataldo Hall at 5 p.m. Thursday. Attendees will need a free ticket to get in the door.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The University of Washington medical school branch in Spokane has received $5 million from the state Legislature in the recent state budget.
The UW's medical education program in Spokane operates in conjunction with Gonzaga University.
The $5 million allows the UW medical school to continue teaching 60 first-year and 60 second-year students on the Gonzaga campus. The goal is to help solve the state's physician shortage, especially in rural areas.