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North Idaho tri-athlete wins biggest battle off the course

North Idaho tri-athlete wins biggest battle off the courseIt was 2012. The devoted father had just turned pro. His wife had gone back to college and was getting ready to graduate. The only thing that was bothering him was that bike riding had become unusually uncomfortable.
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  • 4 months ago
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PHOTOS: Gleason Fest 2014 in Downtown Spokane

PHOTOS: Gleason Fest 2014 in Downtown SpokaneFriends of former NFL star and WSU football player, Steve Gleason, set up the event to raise money and awareness for A-L-S. They organized a beer garden and live music for people to enjoy all day long.
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
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Gleason Fest aims to raise $30,000 Saturday for ALS

Gleason Fest aims to raise $30,000 Saturday for ALS More than 2,000 people are expected to show up to listen to live music, eat and donate.
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  • 4 months ago
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Eye-controlled wheelchair developed by Microsoft engineers

Eye-controlled wheelchair developed by Microsoft engineersUsing your eyes to steer. You can't do it in a car, but Microsoft engineers have figured out how people can drive their wheelchairs with just the movement of their eyeballs.
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  • 4 months ago
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Ice Bucket Challenge quadruples Team Gleason donations

Ice Bucket Challenge quadruples Team Gleason donations The average donor gives about $40. The ALS Association’s national chapter has collected about $9.5 million between July 29 and August 15.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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Morning team braces for the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

Morning team braces for the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALSSeahawks coach Pete Carrol just did it the Ice Bucket Challenge. Celebrities are doing it. Gleason's mom Gail Gleason even did it.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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Steve Gleason ups the ante with naked Ice Bucket Challenge

Steve Gleason ups the ante with naked Ice Bucket ChallengeWhile Steve Gleason is the most famous ALS patient advocating for awareness and a cure for the disease, he didn't start the ice bucket challenge.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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WSU to induct Steve Gleason into Athletic Hall of Fame

WSU to induct Steve Gleason into Athletic Hall of Fame The former NFL star and ALS patient will join the current 177 members of the WSU Athletic Hall of Fame.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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Former WSU, NFL star helping Microsoft improve products for disabled

Former WSU, NFL star helping Microsoft improve products for disabledFormer WSU and NFL star Steve Gleason is inspiring another team at Microsoft.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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Watch the Project Inspire Special

Watch the Project Inspire Special PART 1: Go behind the scenes to see how Steve Gleason is driving the advancement for ALS research and fundraising, inspiring others battling ALS, and inspiring the Gleason Ironman Challenge.
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Dancing for a future: Boise teen uses ballet to overcome adversity

Dancing for a future: Boise teen uses ballet to overcome adversityDancing for a future: Boise teen uses ballet to overcome adversity
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
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Spokane paraplegic athlete nominated for ESPY, voting underway

Spokane paraplegic athlete nominated for ESPY, voting underway It was not until Minda grew up and moved to New York City that she was introduced to Achilles International, an organization which enables athletes with disabilities.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
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Project Inspire Special Part 2

Project Inspire Special Part 2PART 2: Steve Gleason's inspiration reaches local families battling ALS, facing homelessness, and those trying to make a difference. Plus, meet Gleason's mother as she transformers her family's personal struggle into hope for others.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Project Inspire Special Part 3

Project Inspire Special Part 3PART 3: See how the No White Flags spirit took over Ironman Coeur d'Alene 2014. Plus, learn how you can donate to Team Gleason.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Top 20 confessions of an Ironman Coeur d'Alene rookie

Top 20 confessions of an Ironman Coeur d'Alene rookieI’m not good at swimming, biking or running, but I recently finished Ironman Coeur d’Alene. Here’s 20 things I learned while having the time of my life.
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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IRONMAN 112 mile bike ride

IRONMAN 112 mile bike rideIRONMAN 112 mile bike ride
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KREM 2's News Director in final stages of IRONMAN prep

KREM 2's News Director in final stages of IRONMAN prepNews Director Noah Cooper would admit to anyone that swimming is not his strong point. He took a final preparation swim in Lake Coeur d’Alene on Friday. He emerged unscathed if you don't count the couple of gallons of water he inhaled.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Ironman runs in memory of mother with ALS

Ironman runs in memory of mother with ALS Matt Russell competed in his first IRONMAN in memory of his mother. He wanted to raise money and awareness for ALS research. He hasn't stopped since.
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KREM 2 News Director competes in Ironman CDA

KREM 2 News Director competes in Ironman CDAKREM 2 News Director competes in Ironman CDA
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‘Pink’ IRONMAN competitor won’t let 2013 frustration stop her

‘Pink’ IRONMAN competitor won’t let 2013 frustration stop herAn IRONMAN competitor will be wearing pink this weekend to share the message that “women are warriors.”
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  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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Steve Gleason seeks $500 million to find ALS cure

Steve Gleason seeks $500 million to find ALS cureAfter a summit on the disease last year, Team Gleason is now starting 'Answer ALS,' setting up a council of patients, care givers, doctors, researchers, and pharmaceutical companies to find new therapies for treatment, like using stem cells.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Project Inspire Bike-A-Thon raises $3,000 for ALS fight

Project Inspire Bike-A-Thon raises $3,000 for ALS fightThe $3,000 from the Project Inspire Bike-A-Thon brings Cooper’s fundraising efforts to more than $10,000.
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  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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$150,000 raised for Gleason Initiative Foundation at Coeur d'Alene event

$150,000 raised for Gleason Initiative Foundation at Coeur d'Alene eventThe third annual Steve Gleason Classic was a day of golf with a goal to raise money for the Gleason Initiative Foundation.
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  • 6 months ago
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Project Inspire Bike-A-Thon raises money for ALS fight

Project Inspire Bike-A-Thon raises money for ALS fight KREM 2 held a Bike-A-Thon June 25th. KREM 2 anchors and reporters rode stationary bikes at the central YMCA from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday.
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  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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KREM 2 News Director in final days of Ironman prep

KREM 2 News Director in final days of Ironman prepKREM 2 Executive News Director Noah Cooper is entering the final stretch before Ironman.
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  • 6 months ago
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Doctors and patients want to see more funding for ALS research

Doctors and patients want to see more funding for ALS researchJeff and his doctor would like to see a future where ALS patients are given some hope of recovery or cure.
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  • 6 months, 1 week ago
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Hayden man refuses to let ALS stifle his spirit

Hayden man refuses to let ALS stifle his spiritThe most frustrating part of the disease for Moats is that ALS research is severely underfunded. There is little help for people living with the disease. That is something Moats hopes to change.
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
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Steve Gleason inspires standout Gonzaga Prep senior Sam Dowd

Steve Gleason inspires standout Gonzaga Prep senior Sam DowdOn the verge of graduation, Sam Dowd, an inspirational Gonzaga Prep senior, is reflecting on the inspiration he gained from a former Gonzaga Prep grad.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Spokane Guilds' School student wows at #Wilson2Wilson assembly

Spokane Guilds' School student wows at #Wilson2Wilson assemblyTyler Delancey may not completely grasp what a Super Bowl game is or who Russell Wilson is. In his mind, the 7-year-old boy only knew the group of Seahawks fans was there to see him walk.
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  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
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Spokane Valley woman beating ALS odds after 8 years

Spokane Valley woman beating ALS odds after 8 years Jenny Hoff woke up one day with the disease. Doctors diagnosed her with ALS in 2006. She said she's beating a death sentence.
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  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago