This danger is clear and present. News reports have largely become a conduit for influencing public ideology, wherein pre-sorted opinions and biases are presented as “fair and balanced.”
Gary Lindeblad gave his time, money, heart and soul, and nearly had it all taken away. In 1999, Lindeblad developed a rare form of lymphoma called Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia. “At the time it was gloom and doom. It was an incurable, terminal cancer, two to five years to live,” remembered Lindeblad.
Double overtime at the Gonzaga soccer stadium Sunday ended in the Eagles’ disappointing, but valiant shortcoming in “sudden victory.” Eastern’s Lauryn Koelzer (#13) managed to negate defenders, scoring a game-tying goal before being trumped in overtime at a final score of 2-1.
The Eastern Washington women’s golf team is off to another good start after ranking at the top in Big Sky Conference tournament play last year. The Eagles finished fourth place in the ’08-’09 Bulldogs and Eagles Invitational last weekend in Post Falls, Idaho, where Portland State claimed top slot.