The Daily Evergreen

Sunday bus service comes to WSU

Sunday bus service comes to WSU

TYLER WATSON, Evergreen reporter

August 21, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Pullman Transit has added two new bus routes this semester, meaning public transportation is now available at some capacity seven days a week. Brad Rader, operations manager of Pullman Transit, said there were a couple reasons for creating these routes now. “A lot of it is based off of public...

Anti-white supremacy marchers call out WSU president

Anti-white supremacy marchers call out WSU president

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

August 20, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Roughly 200 marchers made up of WSU students, faculty, staff and Pullman community members formed a line winding down the Stadium Way sidewalk Saturday, while Pullman police stood guard nearby. The scores of participants chanted, “No Nazi.  No KKK.  No Fascist U.S.A.,” in their demonstration...

House fire draws three fire departments

House fire draws three fire departments

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

August 8, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Showcase

A fire destroyed a house today near the corner of Barbee and Wilbourn Roads in Pullman. No one was home at the time of the fire, however Whitman County Rural Fire District 12 Fire Chief Lester Erwin said two dogs were inside at the time of the fire and are presumed dead. The call came in about...

Local wheat growers may face second bad year

Local wheat growers may face second bad year

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen news editor

July 12, 2017


Filed under Local, Multimedia, News, Uncategorized, Videos

Recent temperature fluctuations could signal another year of starch damage for local wheat growers, following a crop with widespread quality issues that collectively lost Washington farmers tens of millions of dollars. WSU wheat breeder Michael Pumphrey said when temperatures soar during the day and...

Students recreate shed

Students recreate shed

DANNY LOCHRIDGE, Evergreen reporter

June 21, 2017


Filed under Local, News

Students of the WSU School of Design and Construction finished building a barn that doubles as an amphitheater at the White Spring Ranch Museum and Archive Library in Genessee, Idaho, earlier this month. Videos on the White Spring Ranch Facebook page show students working in all sorts of weather,...

Hospital cancels gender forum

GABRIELLA RAMOS, Evergreen editor-in-chief

June 20, 2017


Filed under Local, News

Pullman Regional Hospital (PRH) announced Tuesday it has cancelled the special June 29 board meeting to discuss performing gender reassignment surgery at the hospital. Hospital officials stated in a news release that the comments they have received so far will be considered as part of the decision...

One dead, two injured in Highway 26 crash

TYLER WATSON, Evergreen reporter

June 15, 2017


Filed under Local, News

A crash between two oncoming vehicles on Highway 26 left a Moscow woman dead and two WSU research assistants injured Wednesday 14 miles west of Colfax. The crash was caused by inattention, according to a Washington State Patrol news release. Linda Hammerly, 64, was pronounced dead at the scene. Sh...

Construction begins on downtown development

Construction begins on downtown development

DANNY LOCHRIDGE, Evergreen reporter

June 14, 2017


Filed under Local, News

From staff reports Construction has begun for the “Evolve on Main,” a mixed-use development project for the area in downtown Pullman that used to house the Washington Federal Bank. The project, formerly called the “Mix on Main,” consists of a five-story building with a shopping center...

City of Pullman phone systems down after power outage

ALYSEN BOSTON, Evergreen news editor

June 12, 2017


Filed under Local, News

City of Pullman phone lines are down after a scheduled power outage Sunday night. Avista Utilities scheduled an outage between 10 p.m. Sunday and 4 a.m. Monday in downtown Pullman to allow crews to move overhead power lines underground at the intersection of Pine Street and Paradise Street, Avista...

Briquette fire damages apartment building

ALYSEN BOSTON, Evergreen news editor

June 5, 2017


Filed under Local, News

Pullman’s fourth fire in a week damaged the walls of a Clarke Terrace Apartment building Sunday morning. Around 10:30 a.m., firefighters responded to a report of a fire under a deck, according to a Pullman Fire Department news release. The resident tried to extinguish the flames with a fire ...

New Highway 270 sign to list multiple entrances to Pullman

New Highway 270 sign to list multiple entrances to Pullman

TYLER WATSON, Evergreen reporter

June 3, 2017


Filed under Local, News

The Pullman Town-Gown Collaborative, a partnership between the city of Pullman and WSU, discussed replacing the Highway 270 sign, parking infractions at Ferdinand’s and the cleanliness of College Hill on Wednesday morning. Mayor Glenn Johnson announced a new sign will be placed on June 5, to repl...

Fire severely damages duplex, displaces seven people

Fire severely damages duplex, displaces seven people

CODY COTTIER and MADISON JACKSON

May 31, 2017


Filed under Local, News

A fire destroyed the upper level and damaged the lower level of a duplex on Sunrise Drive on Wednesday afternoon, displacing seven residents, several dogs and cats, and a goldfish, according to the news release from the Pullman Fire Department. Deputy Fire Marshal Tony Nuttman determined the f...

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