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Joe Palmquist joined The Spokesman-Review in 1988 as the Assistant Sports Editor. He was named Sports Editor in 2003 and became the Managing Editor in 2017.

Most Recent Stories

Feb. 25, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Starting Monday, I will vacate the seat I have occupied for the past 13-plus years and move into my new role as this newspaper’s managing editor.

Jan. 9, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
It stung to see Junior leave the Northwest. Still, I always kept an eye on his stats and silently rooted for his success.

March 8, 2015, midnight
When you are talking about remarkable success stories in area sports, it’s pretty tough to top what Mark Few has done with the Gonzaga men’s basketball program. He has been the head coach for 16 years and has guided the Zags to 16 straight NCAA appearances.

Sept. 7, 2014, midnight
In 1986, the University High girls basketball team opened the season at Kamloops. That much we know. The score, however, is a mystery. It is the only girls basketball score involving a Greater Spokane League team in the past 30-plus years that superstar statistician Bill Pierce does not know.