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House mom reflects on time at Pentagon

Sandy Hofland, Sigma Kappa house director, discusses her careers as a house mom, at the Pentagon and in the Navy at the Sigma Kappa house on Jan. 11.

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019

As students walk through Greek Row, their minds are probably on parties and not the sorority house mom who worked for the Pentagon. Sandy Hofland is the house director at Sigma Kappa. She has been a house mom for nine years, three at WSU. Hofland said she followed in the footsteps of her aunt, a house...

Birth center offers alternative pregnancy care

Licensed midwife ViviAnne Fischer discusses birth techniques Sunday at The Nest.

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019

Last year, a midwife, a naturopathic doctor and an acupuncturist came together to open The Nest Birth and Wellness Center in a small white house by the Old European. ViviAnne Fischer, a licensed midwife for three years and one of the owners, said she has been in awe of pregnant women since childhood....

Bar to support local non-profit with beer sales

$1 from every beer sold will go toward Palouse Land Trust.

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019

Tapped Taphouse and Kitchen, a Moscow community staple, will host its monthly “Tap Takeover” 6 p.m. today at 210 S Main St. in Moscow. The Tap Takeover is an all-ages event. Adults who buy a beer will support local community non-profits. This month Palouse Land Trust is on deck for the takeover....

Moscow lays plans for food forest in 2020

Paz Ochoa, landscape architect of Bernardo Wills Architects, explains her park design Wednesday at Hamilton Indoor Rec. Center.

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019

Paz Ochoa, a landscape architect with Bernardo Wills Architects, discussed the construction of an edible forest during a public workshop in Moscow’s Hamilton Indoor Recreation Center on Wednesday, Jan. 16. Ochoa gave a presentation to the public on the current draft, beginning with explaining what...

Multifaith ceremony to honor MLK

Rev. Steven Dublinski of Sacred Heart Parish discusses Martin Luther King Jr.’s interfaith influence Wednesday at Sacred Heart Parish.

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2019

The Sacred Heart Parish Catholic Church will hold their Interfaith Service celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from 4-6:30 p.m. Sunday. Leaders will provide an all-religion-inclusive meal from Mela’s in Moscow. Rev. Steve Dublinski said he hopes the event will bring Pullmanites together. “The...

Author to discuss justice with teens

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2019

BookPeople of Moscow will host author Claire Rudolf Murphy and a panel of teen leaders in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. Murphy will read from her book “Martin and Bobby: A Journey to Justice” and discuss Dr. King and Bobby Kennedy’s leadership from 5-5:30 p.m. at the book shop....

Movie event to shine spotlight on clean energy

To keep Palouse beautiful, event organizers say take action.

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2019

Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre will host Moscow’s first Wild & Scenic Film Festival Friday night, which will focus on conservation. The Idaho Sierra Club will organize the 16-year-old event. The club successfully put on three film festivals in Boise prior to expanding their reach to the Palouse. Chapter...

Game shop owner draws on childhood joys

Owner Walter Sheppard discusses he came to own his games and hobby shop Wednesday afternoon at Palouse Games Store.

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

January 14, 2019

Not many people can say their obsession from childhood relates to the career they have now. Walter Sheppard, owner of Palouse Games in downtown Pullman, can say exactly that. Palouse Games is a hobby store that specializes in board and card games. The store also hosts many events and serves as a hangout...

Local cafe adds beer, wine bar with grand reopening

CJ Robert, owner of Pups and Cups, explains the struggles of revamping the space and redesigning the menu Tuesday at Pups and Cups Cafe. Along with her family, Robert was able to prepare the cafe in eight days.

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen columnist

January 11, 2019

Want a coffee but don’t want to wait in the Starbucks line in the Spark? Are you a dog lover? Pups and Cups Cafe will host its grand reopening from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday. The cafe will now include a beer and wine bar. Owner CJ Robert and General Manager Steven Mislosky will cut the ribbon wit...

LGBT cowboys’ impact shattered stereotypes

Rebecca Scofield, assistant professor of American history at University of Idaho discusses how the Gay Rodeo challenged viewpoints.

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

January 11, 2019

University of Idaho professor Rebecca Scofield presented an hour long presentation on gay rodeos and their influence on the larger queer community Wednesday in the Unitarian Universalist Church in Moscow. Scofield’s presentation reflected years of work put into her book, “Outriders: Rodeo at the...

Palouse Juice celebrates one year

Toni Salerno-Baird, left, and Zach Salerno-Baird discuss how they invest in their customers by providing a higher quality product Tuesday at Palouse Juice’s anniversary party in Moscow.

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

January 9, 2019

Palouse Juice celebrated their one year anniversary on Tuesday and encouraged each customer to enter raffles and win various prizes. The shop gave all proceeds they earned during the event directly to a local non-profit that specializes in environmental hazards. Toni and Zach Salerno-Baird are husband...

Yoga studio to provide free Iyengar-style classes

Jeri Hudak, owner of Moscow Yoga Center, demonstrates the Warrior II pose Monday night at Moscow Yoga Center. This is one of the many poses that Jeri teaches beginners during the free community yoga classes offered by the Moscow Yoga Center on the first Saturday of each month.

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 9, 2019

The Moscow Yoga Center will provide a free yoga session every Saturday at the beginning of each month, starting Saturday at 11 a.m. As the semester begins, many students might hope to make time in their schedule to become more flexible and centered. Jeri Hudak, the owner of the Moscow Yoga Center,...

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