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Bikes have a successful summer

Bikes have a successful summer

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2018


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

The recently instated Coug Bike program has had a successful summer after its launch in June. “We’ve actually seen some pretty explosive growth since students came to campus,” Donald Schmit, UREC coordinator of the Outdoor Recreation Rental Shop and Coug Bikes, said. “We’ve been averaging...

Aerospace club builds hydrogen powered drone

Aerospace club builds hydrogen powered drone

HANNAH WELZBACKER, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Two seniors from the WSU Aerospace Club are working to design a hydrogen powered drone. Their goal is to break the current flight record. Casey Adam Doan, a senior computer engineering student, is the president of the WSU Aerospace Club. Along with fellow mechanical engineering student Phil Whitworth,...

String of vehicle prowls Friday night

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen news editor

August 27, 2018


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Several vehicle prowls were reported Friday evening on Fisk and Gary streets, Sunset Drive and Northeast Oak Street. The first report came from Fisk, and more were reported on nearby Gary Street about an hour after the first call. The officer request additional cases at neighboring addresses, and...

Coug Store hosts grand reopening, sells apparel

Coug Store hosts grand reopening, sells apparel

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

August 24, 2018


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

College Hill Custom Threads, a custom apparel and merchandise store, started in an apartment above The Coug in 2011. Since its beginnings, Tony Poston, owner, president, founder and WSU alumnus, has grown it into a national company that serves over 400 universities. The grand reopening of The Coug...

Pullman-Moscow Airport to close for construction next year

Pullman-Moscow Airport to close for construction next year

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 24, 2018


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community, Showcase

The Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport will be closed for construction in the middle of football season next year from Sept. 8 to Oct. 10. Football season typically starts around late August or early September. An average of 4,000 passengers fly out of Pullman every September, according to a report by...

Hart, Rembert advance in race for county judge

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Local, Local elections, News, Politics, Pullman Community

Two weeks after the primary elections, the final results for Whitman County primaries were released Tuesday. In the race for Whitman County District Court Judge, John Hart, who garnered 43 percent of the vote, will face challenger Rob Rembert in November. Rembert came in second with 29.7 percent. Whitman...

Man attempts to rob truck in Pullman

IAN SMAY, Evergreen news reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Pullman Police arrested a man after he allegedly tried to steal a grain truck as it unloaded at a local elevator Saturday afternoon on State Street. A grain truck driver had pulled his semi-trailer into the elevator on State Street Saturday afternoon to unload his cargo when 24-year-old Anthony Henare...

New art exhibit highlights selfishness

New art exhibit highlights selfishness

JULIA GOLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Features, Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus, WSU Tri-Cities

A new exhibit at the WSU Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art features artwork from three different university faculty members that focus on selfishness. The new exhibit, titled “Self*ish”, explores societies’ obsessions with themselves. The artists worked with the theme, formation and depiction of...

Distinguished community members receive awards

Distinguished community members receive awards

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 20, 2018


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

Since 2003, individuals who have served the Pullman community through promoting goodwill have been honored with a plaque inscribed with their name on the sidewalk around downtown Pullman. Members of the Pullman community gathered around Sam Dial Jewelers on Aug. 18 to honor the 2018 Walk of Fame inductees...

Politicians parade in Pullman

Politicians parade in Pullman

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 18, 2018


Filed under Local, Local elections, News, Politics, Pullman Community, Showcase, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The annual National Lentil Festival in Pullman brought out many current and aspiring government officials and their adherents to meet and speak with members of the community. Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell, congressional candidate Lisa Brown and their supporters walked together during the festival's...

County prosecutor seeks witnesses in high speed pursuit

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 15, 2018


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Safety

Whitman County Prosecutor Denis Tracy is asking for witnesses of a high speed chase that occurred north of Colfax on Tuesday to come forward. Washington State Patrol troopers chased 33-year-old Emory Reeves of Spokane Valley on a motorcycle travelling at a high rate of speed from the north side of...

Some campus streets will see closures Saturday

Some campus streets will see closures Saturday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen news editor

August 10, 2018


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

As students move into their homes for the upcoming school year, WSU’s Pullman campus will see a number of road closures and resulting detours to help aid the move-in process Saturday. The closures will affect numerous streets on the Northside and Hillside areas of campus, while Southside will see...

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