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Restaurant offers Hawaiian experience

Restaurant offers Hawaiian experience

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

March 4, 2019

LocoGrinz brings Hawaiian food with a local touch to the Palouse, and has done so since 2001. Owner Gayne Nitta returned to his birthplace of Moscow after his parents raised him in Hawaii. He wanted to supply some of the college students in the area with a more diverse palate. “Food is one way...

WSU Canadian ice climb trip challenges students

WSU Canadian ice climb trip challenges students

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen columnist

March 4, 2019

The first time I noticed my fear of heights, I was helping my dad put up Christmas lights around our house. We walked along the roof, and as I leaned over the two-story edge, I felt my knees shake and my stomach drop. A wave of anxiety came over me, and I refused to hang the lights over that section...

Mardi Bra night supports local women

Mardi Bra night supports local women

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 1, 2019

Mardi Bra on the Palouse will host its third annual silent auction Sunday. Money raised will go to Alternatives to Violence on the Palouse and other local nonprofits. Alisha Dearmin, mental health therapist from Palouse River Counseling, is one of the programmers for the event. She said people who...

Moscow Mardi Gras continues 1970s tradition

Moscow Mardi Gras continues 1970s tradition

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

March 1, 2019

The Palouse Youth Association will host a charity event tomorrow that will give Pullman-Moscow locals a chance to celebrate Mardi Gras and give back to their community. Moscow Mardi Gras is an annual celebration that University of Idaho students started in the late 1970s. It’s now independent of...

Coffee shop to host Harry Potter party

Coffee shop to host Harry Potter party

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 1, 2019

Pups and Cups Cafe will hold its third annual Tri-Wizard Tournament tomorrow, and owners welcome all to “Slyther-in” to the event. The Harry Potter-themed event will feature a costume contest, trivia and house-made “butterbeer.” Steven Mislosky, general manager of Pups and Cups Cafe, will...

Prep for midterms with hippie self-care staples

Prep for midterms with hippie self-care staples

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen columnist

February 27, 2019

As midterms roll in, it is important to stay relaxed and take time for yourself. Kraig “Sam” Brown, owner of SAM’s Apothecary, offered helpful tips on how to unwind while in the middle of the overwhelming exam days. “Any form of energy work is great to help relax,” Brown said. “Whether...

Chamber of Commerce to host event

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

February 27, 2019

Pullman Chamber of Commerce is working to host a one-day festival in late September. According to the Application for Pullman Lodging Tax Funds, the event will be called Field Fest 2019 and will feature local, regional and national musicians. A portion of the event’s proceeds will go toward the Cougar...

Letter from the Life editor: Reflecting on hookup culture

Letter from the Life editor: Reflecting on hookup culture

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen Life editor

February 27, 2019

So many college students seem to make a hopeful mistake. We seem to believe hookups are an exception to the rules of human emotion. Hookups are not a ticket to pain-free exhilaration because there’s no such thing. Only the most mediocre hookups will leave you completely unscathed. If you have a...

Taqueria takes on tipsy students

Taqueria takes on tipsy students

MILA WIDMAYER, Evergreen reporter

February 27, 2019

Walking through Greek row during the weekend it’s hard to miss crowds at Tin Tan Tacos, a family owned restaurant on Colorado street. “We felt like we wanted to share our food and the taste we have at home with the college students of WSU,” said Jacob Barrera, head manager and owner Adan Barrera’s...

Fur Ball fundraises for animal shelter

Fur Ball fundraises for animal shelter

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

February 25, 2019

The Whitman County Humane Society (WCHS) celebrated its 12th annual Fur Ball this weekend. The Fur Ball is the humane society’s largest fundraiser and raised approximately $53,000. Approximately 300 supporters of the humane society attended. “This event is so important to us because it’s...

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