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Project Inspire

Steve Gleason expected to head home from hospital

Steve Gleason expected to head home from hospitalHe took the Oscar win as a way to remind people that an ALS diagnosis should not be the end of someone's life.
  • Project Inspire
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Olympic hopeful trains in Colville hotel pool

Olympic hopeful trains in Colville hotel poolEmma Schanz has become the top swim recruit in Washington State, and one of the best in the nation.
  • Project Inspire
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
High School

Rise of Rogers: A team fighting for change

Rise of Rogers: A team fighting for changeWhen it comes to Rogers High School, respect isn't something that's given easily, you need results, you need proof.
  • High School
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Project Inspire

Sister Madonna named Ironman All World Athlete Champion

Sister Madonna named Ironman All World Athlete ChampionYou'd think a woman in her 80s would be ready to settle down and rest, but Sister Madonna Buder is anything but ordinary
  • Project Inspire
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
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Central Valley YMCA helps cancer survivors stay strong

Central Valley YMCA helps cancer survivors stay strongThe Central Valley YMCA is making a special effort to help cancer survivors with their recovery efforts.
  • Project Inspire
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Spokane County

Spokane triathlete earns spot on Team USA despite chemo

Spokane triathlete earns spot on Team USA despite chemoA local triathlete has earned a spot on Team USA and has the chance to compete in the 2020 Olympics.
  • Spokane County
  • 3 months ago
Project Inspire

Congresswoman introduces new Steve Gleason act

Congresswoman introduces new Steve Gleason actCongresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers and three other politicians introduced the Steve Gleason Act of 2015 in the House Friday.
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  • 3 months ago
Spokane County

74-year-old Spokane veteran breaks treadmill records

74-year-old Spokane veteran breaks treadmill recordsA 74-year-old veteran is encouraging injured veterans with every stride at the Spokane Medical Center.
  • Spokane County
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Spokane County

Spokane native Steve Gleason going to State of the Union

Spokane native Steve Gleason going to State of the UnionSpokane native Steve Gleason has been invited to attend the State of the Union address.
  • Spokane County
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Project Inspire

Senator invites Steve Gleason to State of the Union

Senator invites Steve Gleason to State of the UnionLouisiana Senator David Vitter wants to support legislation that would help people that are fighting diseases like ALS.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Nation

Unspeakable bond helps Seattle couple cope with ALS

Unspeakable bond helps Seattle couple cope with ALSRight now, doctors have told Virgil he likely has between two and six years left. That means husband and wife will try to enjoy every moment together. They just booked a vacation to Hawaii - their first ever.
  • Nation
  • 4 months ago
Project Inspire

Marathon Mom trained in Kenya to qualify for Olympic Trials at 42

Marathon Mom trained in Kenya to qualify for Olympic Trials at 42Victoria Russell paid her Kenyan trainer not in currency, but in livestock.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Spokane County

Spokane's Marathon Mom qualifies for Olympic Trials at age 42

Spokane's Marathon Mom qualifies for Olympic Trials at age 4242-year-old Victoria Russell qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials in the marathon for the second time.
  • Spokane County
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Project Inspire

Gleason rallies Twitter followers to change Medicare policy

Gleason rallies Twitter followers to change Medicare policyIn eight tweets Steve Gleason summed up his latest campaign---a fight to keep technology in the hands of ALS patients.
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  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Vote to help Team Gleason win cash for ALS patients

Vote to help Team Gleason win cash for ALS patientsTo help Team Gleason win funding, they need your vote before 9:00 p.m.
  • Project Inspire
  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Life

Mystery military man inspires local boy with cancer

Mystery military man inspires local boy with cancerChance grocery store meeting with military man inspired Nine Mile Falls boy with cancer.
  • Life
  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Project Inspire

Gleason's pre-Apple Cup speech hits emotional chord with players

Gleason's pre-Apple Cup speech hits emotional chord with players"Even with his affliction he's continued to develop in a huge way. It's just an incredible example to everybody." -- Mike Leach
  • Project Inspire
  • 5 months ago
Football

Fellow Cougs excited for Gleason's Hall of Fame induction

Fellow Cougs excited for Gleason's Hall of Fame inductionGrady knows this will be the best Apple Cup ever.
  • Football
  • 5 months ago
Project Inspire

ALS patient given van by Team Gleason dies

ALS patient given van by Team Gleason diesNate Moats has first-hand experience with the Gleason Initiative Foundation.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Project Inspire

Gleason Foundations renovates ALS patient's Spokane home

Gleason Foundations renovates ALS patient's Spokane homeMan battling ALS finds help from Steve Gleason Foundation
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Project Inspire

Steve Gleason leads 2,000 people in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in New Orleans

Steve Gleason leads 2,000 people in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in New OrleansSteve Gleason made a special appearance at the event after the Saints Kick Off 5K Run where the crowd took an inspirational moment to stand behind Team Gleason.
  • Project Inspire
  • 7 months, 4 weeks ago
News

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.
  • News
  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
News

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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  • 8 months, 1 week ago
News

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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  • 8 months, 1 week 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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  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
News

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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  • 8 months, 3 weeks 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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  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
News

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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  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
News

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.
  • News
  • 9 months ago
News

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.
  • News
  • 9 months, 1 week ago