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Zoom through stars tonight at planetarium

Zoom through stars tonight at planetarium

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Guy Worthey, associate professor in the department of physics and astronomy, will host this semester’s first planetarium event tonight in Sloan Hall’s planetarium on the second floor. Displaying skies from the beaches of Bora Bora to Chile for the upcoming eclipse, Worthey said he is a mini god...

Local groomers give strays makeovers for free

Local groomers give strays makeovers for free

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Top-feature

Dani and Melanie Voorhees, owners of Zelda’s Pet Grooming, find meaning in their purple building downtown. Since they became owners, they have been trying to make a difference for dogs and cats at the local humane society by grooming them for free. When the Voorhees took over the store Sept. 1,...

House mom reflects on time at Pentagon

House mom reflects on time at Pentagon

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle

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

Birth center offers alternative pregnancy care

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature, Wellness

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

Bar to support local non-profit with beer sales

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature

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

Moscow lays plans for food forest in 2020

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle, Showcase

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

Multifaith ceremony to honor MLK

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase, Top-feature

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


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life

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

Movie event to shine spotlight on clean energy

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

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...

Friends don’t let friends get typical tattoos

Friends don’t let friends get typical tattoos

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen columnist

January 16, 2019


Filed under Columns, Features, Life, Top-feature

Tattoos are forever. So when you get the courage to touch needle to skin, you better make sure it’s a good decision. Owners of Blood Diamond Ink built their tattoo shop on a foundation of good communication to ensure clients are happy with their final pieces. Owner Chris Peltier has 16 years of experienc...

Massage maneuvers to use for yourself, friends

Massage maneuvers to use for yourself, friends

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen columnist

January 16, 2019


Filed under Life, Showcase, Wellness

Now that sylly week is over, the real work begins. As your workload increases, you’ll need to step up your relaxation regimen too. Local massage therapists know how to get it done. Aletha Lassiter, massage therapist and owner of Yogatopia at 246 E Main St., talked about the most common problems...

Game shop owner draws on childhood joys

Game shop owner draws on childhood joys

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

January 14, 2019


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

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...

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