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UPS (21-1, 13-0 in NWC) clinched a share of its first conference title since 2008. Up three games in the standings with three games to go, the Loggers can win the league title outright with a win Saturday against Whitworth in Tacoma.
Gov. Jay Inslee wants $7.5 million in the capital budget this year for pre-design of a new state hospital, which will help determine if the former Fort Steilacoom Golf Course is a good location for a new 500-bed facility.