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Idler’s Rest begins month-long reading event

Idler’s Rest begins month-long reading event

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

August is drawing to a close and the Palouse Land Trust must prepare for one of the most eventful months of the year for Idler’s Rest Nature Preserve in Moscow. Jaime Walker, the event coordinator for the Palouse Land Trust, explained the annual month-long event called “Tales on the Trails”...

Third Beer Olympics invites locals for games, brews

Third Beer Olympics invites locals for games, brews

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Photo of the Week, Top-feature

With music blaring, 12 brews on tap and over a dozen teams competing, Birch & Barley put on what many would consider its best event of the year Saturday during the third annual Beer Olympics and Beer Brigade Appreciation Party. Josh Clark, the owner and founder of Birch & Barley, needed to...

Planetarium displays night sky beauty

Planetarium displays night sky beauty

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The WSU Planetarium has had a home in Sloan Hall for over 50 years, but very few people knew its educational programs existed until it opened to the public to give everyone an opportunity to learn about the night sky. “Galaxies like Dust” kicked off its fall public show season this weekend. The...

Palouse Pride community keeps marching on

Palouse Pride community keeps marching on

DAVID LAY, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Community, Life, Showcase

Rainbow colors decorated the streets in Moscow for the Palouse Pride Festival on Saturday. Crowds of people filled the streets, enjoying the sunshine of the Palouse. Blocks of people raised signs in the air, each sporting sayings such as “Love each other” and “Proud parent.” From Fourth...

Letter from the Life editor: Giving voice to community

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen life editor

August 22, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Life

I was probably in second grade when I discovered my love of writing. I grew up with the fictional worlds brought to me in the Harry Potter novels — which I still reread on a regular basis — in addition to The Hunger Games trilogy. As I grew up, I became more fascinated instead with stories from...

Arranging natural beauty on Palouse

Arranging natural beauty on Palouse

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen life editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under Community, Life, Showcase

The coordinators at University of Idaho Extension, Moscow Food Co-op and Backyard Harvest want to expose more Moscow-Pullman residents to the beauty of the landscape around them. While support for food farmers is clearly high, Iris Mayes, UI Extension Idaho small farms and local food educator, said...

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 20, 2018


Filed under Community, Events, Features, Life, Top-feature

This weekend, Pullman celebrated the 30th annual National Lentil Festival. The city of Pullman’s claim to fame always takes place the weekend before classes start, giving the students the opportunity to explore their new home. “It’s a great introduction for the freshmen to their new community,...

Rico’s Pub encourages involvement in events

Rico’s Pub encourages involvement in events

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

Between live music, local history and popular dining, Pullman’s oldest bar and grill presents a different activity for every day of the week. A wide range of people favor Rico’s Pub, from professors to graduate students at WSU. Located downtown, with its historic location and tasteful decor, Rico’s...

Dimestore Prophets offer variety of genres

Dimestore Prophets offer variety of genres

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter

August 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

What do you get when two musicians invite a complete stranger to a home studio for a recording session? For Ray, John and Eric, you get an instant friendship, and Moses Lake got the Dimestore Prophets. Vocalist, writer and guitarist Ray Glover said he and drummer John Wilson were trying to start...

Barley Harvest Day showcases local brewing for Palouse community

Barley Harvest Day showcases local brewing for Palouse community

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Life

Joseph’s Grainery will host its third annual Baronesse Barley Harvest Day tomorrow. During the celebration, guests will enjoy free brews, spirits, and snacks made with Baronesse Barley, all while standing in the field where the grains grew. From the location just outside Colfax, partygoers will...

Beauty of Palouse is worth exploring

Beauty of Palouse is worth exploring

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen columnist

August 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Involvement, Life

When I first moved to Pullman from the sprawling city of Las Vegas, Nevada, I realized the constant promise of entertainment I’d grown up around was a bit different here. Pullman offers a wide variety of enjoyable activities but it takes some searching to find them. Both Moscow and Pullman host...

Letter to freshmen: Help us keep you safe

GARY JENKINS, Pullman Police Chief

August 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Guest Commentaries, Letters to the Editor, Opinion, Wellness

On behalf of the Pullman Police Department, I wish to welcome new and returning WSU students to Pullman! My staff and I are committed to the safety of everyone in our community and we will do whatever we can to provide a safe environment for those living and learning in Pullman. We ask all WSU students...

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