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Newest Moscow flower shop achieves couple’s ambition

Newest Moscow flower shop achieves couple’s ambition

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

New flower shop recently opened in downtown Moscow, fulfilling the lifelong dream of a passionate local couple. Owned and operated by Tony and Heather Niccoli, the Little Shop of Florals, located at 111 2nd Street in Moscow, opened Jan. 1. Heather has worked in several flower shops over the years...

Moscow Food Co-Op celebrates expansion

Moscow Food Co-Op celebrates expansion

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life

The Moscow Food Co-op recently opened their expansion on the University of Idaho campus. The business was founded in 1973, and now has locations at 121 E 5th Street in downtown Moscow as well as the Campus Christian Center at UI. Co-op General Manager Melinda Schab said one of the most unique aspects...

Give gifts without breaking the bank

Give gifts without breaking the bank

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

December 11, 2017


Filed under Community, Life

With the holidays approaching quickly, it can be difficult to buy gifts for loved ones with a college student’s budget. Ideally, most people want to give something the recipient will appreciate and use or display. With mom, dad, siblings, fellow classmates and significant others to think about,...

Sensitive Santa provides security for children

Sensitive Santa provides security for children

KAYLA SIMONSON, Evergreen reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under Community, Life

Sensitive Santa is an event during which children with special needs can visit Santa without the commotion of the typical visitation atmosphere. Jason Radtke, who will impersonate Santa this year, said he and his wife have a child on the autism spectrum, and they saw this event as important. “Every k...

Picking produce for those in need

Picking produce for those in need

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under Community, Life

Backyard Harvest has gathered over 300,000 pounds of food within a span of 10 years and provided it to Palouse families in need. The organization’s volunteers pick and bring fresh, local fruits and vegetables to those who need it, Executive Director Misty Amarena said. “We love working with...

Community drive raises thousands

Community drive raises thousands

BAILEY CAMPBELL, Evergreen reporter

December 4, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Pullman Community, Showcase

Hundreds of volunteers gathered on a crisp and early morning to collect 4,000 pounds of food in Pullman to help end hunger on the Palouse. Volunteers raised $3,000 during a live auction, with more to come from a silent auction. Palouse Cares’ 12th annual food drive and auction event took place Saturday....

Decade spent supervising campus creamery

Decade spent supervising campus creamery

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Community, Life

Name, age: Eric Needham, 60 Occupation: Ferdinand’s Ice Cream Shoppe food supervisor for 12 years How did you start working at Ferdinand’s? “I worked at Dissmore’s for 30 years. I moved up here and worked at dining centers for a few years, and then came here.” What is it like working ...

Band to play live for Holiday Fest

Band to play live for Holiday Fest

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Community, Life, Showcase

Holiday Fest decided to use a locally grown Austrian pine planted in about 1995 for this year’s tree lighting. “It’s really important and great for Pullman identity to have a locally grown tree,” said Britnee Packwood, Pullman Chamber of Commerce events coordinator, “especially because it...

LGBTQ organization connects local families, allies

LGBTQ organization connects local families, allies

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

November 17, 2017


Filed under Community, Life

An all-inclusive monthly potluck hosted by Inland Oasis, called Rainbow Families, focuses on building a family-friendly network of resources for those who identify as LGBTQ and their allies. Hannah Krauss, an active figure in Moscow’s growing LGBTQ community and Rainbow Families public relations...

From one journey to the next

From one journey to the next

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

November 17, 2017


Filed under Community, Life, Showcase

Glider pilot. Thrill-seeker. Mother. Businesswoman. Many Pullman residents know Pam Debolt for her store, Palouse Country Candy. But for the Southern California native, the shop is just one new journey in a long series of adventures. “The company I was working for had country-wide layoffs, based...

Paradise Creek Brewery cans beer to distribute, sell

Paradise Creek Brewery cans beer to distribute, sell

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Community, Life

Tom Handy, owner of Paradise Creek Brewery, decided to start canning beer about a year ago to follow the trend of other craft brewers. Although it costs more to can beers than to sell them in bottles, the aluminum is more environmentally sound because glass is not guaranteed to get recycled, Handy...

Pumpkin Drop celebrates physics

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2017


Filed under Community, Life

The Physics and Astronomy Club is honoring physics with its annual Pumpkin Drop from the top of Webster Physical Science building. The club worked to collect pumpkins from locally-sourced stores and donators within Pullman, said President Jack Lambert, a senior astrophysics major. The club waits...