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Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 19, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 9, 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 9, 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...

Where to get a meal that tastes like home in Pullman

Where to get a meal that tastes like home in Pullman

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

August 9, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Life

Moving away for college means you’re taken away from your mom’s home-cooked meals, your freezer stocked full of frozen delights and your favorite hometown restaurants. Being launched into a new place doesn’t help either — you don’t know the trendy spots and the diamonds in the rough. Dorm...

Festival brings community, WSU together

Festival brings community, WSU together

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 9, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Pullman has celebrated community and agriculture the weekend before classes start at WSU since 1989 through the National Lentil Festival. Britnee Packwood, director of the festival, said this kind of event is a “way to share the identity of an area.” “A lot of people think we just grow wheat,...

Faculty brings Weight Watchers to campus

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

July 18, 2018


Filed under Community, Life, Wellness

WSU wants to offer its faculty, staff and students as many options to stay healthy in ways that work for them. One wellness program that helps Cougs lose weight and stay healthy is the Weight Watchers at Work group. The WSU-Pullman branch of this group was started last September and meets on campus...

Community building supply celebrates 60th anniversary

Community building supply celebrates 60th anniversary

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

July 18, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase

Moscow and Pullman Building Supply has thrived and grown on the Palouse for decades and will be celebrating its 60th anniversary this weekend. The business started as a “tiny, Podunk store in Moscow,” in 1958, said Tyler Garrett, vice president of operations and the Pullman general manager. Garrett’s...

Series brings baseball, business to Pullman

Series brings baseball, business to Pullman

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

July 18, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Mens, Showcase, Sports

The crack of the bat can be heard echoing beneath the brilliant pink Palouse sunsets on any given night, as the current generation of players add their names to the 126-year-old legacy of baseball at WSU. The Palouse Summer Series has given kids the opportunity to compete at college venues like Bailey-Brayton...

Reaney Park brings live music outdoors

Reaney Park brings live music outdoors

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

July 11, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Photo of the Week, Showcase

Pullman Parks and Recreation began its summer concert series Wednesday night in an effort to provide the community with an opportunity for family fun and local arts. Recreation Superintendent Kurt Dahmen said he enjoys providing the community with this tradition every year to help families get out...

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