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Student pleads guilty to stealing nude images

From staff reports

April 20, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, WSU Pullman campus

After being charged with a gross misdemeanor and a Class C felony, a 21-year-old WSU student pleaded guilty on Wednesday to texting himself nude photos from a 19-year-old female student’s phone in September.Whitman County Superior Court sentenced WSU student Matthew Parsons to 17 days in jail, two years of uns...

Rancho Viejo fire ruled an accident

From staff reports

April 17, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News

The Pullman Fire marshal concluded Friday morning’s fire at Rancho Viejo was caused by an electrical accident.Fire Marshal Chris Wehrung determined the fire originated from a pinched electrical cord connected to a receipt printer, according to the Pullman Fire news release.Though Wehrung said there was l...

Fire at Rancho Viejo causes ‘significant’ damage to kitchen

From staff reports

April 14, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News

Emergency responders treated one person for smoke inhalation following a fire at approximately 8:40 a.m. today in the upstairs kitchen at Rancho Viejo in downtown Pullman.Pullman Fire Capt. James Turpin said no other injuries were reported and firefighters contained the fire to the kitchen. The cause of...

Students injured by rocket explosion are in recovery

ROSEMARIE BLUME and SARAH OLSEN | Evergreen reporter and news editor

April 14, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News

All four students injured in a rocket explosion Thursday night at the University of Idaho are out of surgery and recovering.Dan Ewart, University of Idaho vice president of infrastructure, would not confirm the identities of these students, but said during a press conference Friday morning that three o...

University of Idaho explosion sends four to hospital

University of Idaho explosion sends four to hospital

From staff reports

April 14, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="03ff92c0-20e1-11e7-aad0-e7e3ad543fb8"}}An incident involving rocket fuel resulted in an explosion, sending four individuals to the hospital.Dan Ewart, University of Idaho vice president of infrastructure, said an incident in the parking lot of the University of Idaho ...

State Patrol urges moms to travel safely to WSU this weekend

From staff reports

April 6, 2017


Filed under Crime, News

As mothers travel to Pullman for Mom’s Weekend, Washington State Patrol (WSP) troopers will be monitoring highways and paying close attention to any distracted drivers.April is national Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and moms headed to WSU are encouraged to remain alert of their surroundings, ac...

Former football player’s first court appearance is tomorrow

Former football player’s first court appearance is tomorrow

From staff reports

April 4, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, WSU Pullman campus

Former senior cornerback Treshon Broughton will appear in court on Wednesday morning for the first time since his arrest on Feb. 18.The Whitman County Prosecutor’s office charged Broughton with obstructing a law enforcement officer and resisting arrest, stating that he had an argumentative demeanor an...

Unidentified suspect breaks into multiple vehicles on Tuesday

March 31, 2017


Filed under Crime, News

An unknown suspect stole property from 10 cars on the night of March 28.Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said that last night the department received seven accounts of vehicle prowling, involving 10 cars, from the night of March 28.All of the vehicles were unlocked when the crimes occurred, Tennant s...

Three students charged with misdemeanor for fire

Three students charged with misdemeanor for fire

From staff reports

March 24, 2017


Filed under Crime, News

The Garfield County Prosecutor’s office charged three WSU students, who admitted to causing the Snake River fire that burned more than 11,000 acres in August, with misdemeanors on Monday.Students Blake Rogers, Isaiah Weber and Jonathan Whitley approached the investigators on Aug. 3, the day after ...

Barber pleads not guilty to assault

HALEY DONWERTH | Evergreen reporter

March 20, 2017


Filed under Crime, News

WSU redshirt senior nose tackle Robert Barber pleaded not guilty on one count of second-degree assault at his arraignment on Friday.Barber’s attorney Steve Graham also filed a motion to dismiss the case, arguing there is not enough proof of the level of injury required to constitute felony assault.G...

Four students allegedly burglarize fraternity

From staff reports

March 20, 2017


Filed under Crime, News

Pullman Police arrested four WSU students early Sunday morning for burglarizing the Delta Tau Delta fraternity house.Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said officer Shane Emerson was driving down the 700 block of NE Opal Street when the students came out of an alleyway carrying golf clubs, skis and ...

Two men allegedly pull out rifle on Greek Row, start fist fight

From staff reports

March 10, 2017


Filed under Crime, News

Pullman Police arrested three men who drove to Greek Row area last night and allegedly assaulted four male pedestrians. Two of the men reportedly pointed a rifle at other Greek Row residents before breaking into the fight.Officers arrived at the scene as the fight was breaking up, according to a news...

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