• Washington's initiative guru Tim Eyman violated campaign laws, state officials say He got secret payments from a signature-gathering firm and illegally used campaign donations for personal expenses, according to an investigation by the Public Disclosure Commission. The PDC referred the case to the state attorney general.
The Wisconsin governor called on some of the other 15 candidates to do the same, so the party could unite behind a more "optimistic" leader (a not-so-subtle jab at Donald Trump).
• Expected tomorrow: an announcement that Spokane will host major skating competition
U.S. Skating officials, including 1992 Olympic champion Kristi Yamaguchi, are expected to announce that Spokane will host the inaugural 2016 Team Challenge Cup. (KREM) Watch Yamaguchi skate for the gold in 1992 below.
• 1 in 4 women experience sex assault on campus The figure comes from a newly released survey of150,000 students at 27 colleges and universities. The Inlanderpublished an opinion column on the issue earlier this month.
Jacob H. Fries is the editor of the Inlander. In that position, he oversees editorial coverage of the paper and occasionally contributes his own writing. Before joining the paper, he wrote for numerous publications, including the Tampa Bay Times, the Boston Globe and the New York Times. He grew up in Spokane Valley...