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Treefest brings community together

Treefest brings community together

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

January 13, 2020

The Whitman County Library held its eighth annual Festival of Trees and fourth annual Jingle and Mingle event in December.  Sheri Miller, Whitman County Library associate director and youth services manager, said the Jingle and Mingle event was sponsored by the Colfax Chamber of Commerce and Frien...

Snowfall to be cleared on campus, parts of Pullman

Snowfall to be cleared on campus, parts of Pullman

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

January 13, 2020

The U.S. National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory 7 a.m. Sunday which will remain in effect until 4 a.m. Monday.  Alan Davis, Pullman parks superintendent, said staff will work on clearing paths, parking lots and certain sidewalks after the snow falls. Workers will plow the city lo...

Agreement reached to keep district court in Pullman

Agreement reached to keep district court in Pullman

SHANEL HAYNES, Evergreen reporter

December 6, 2019

Pullman City Council accepted a one-year agreement with Whitman County on Tuesday to continue performing court services in Pullman. The deal, which will cost the city $450,000, will keep district court services at Pullman City Hall through 2020. Whitman County Commissioner Art Swannack said the $450,000...

Brewery brings art of beer back

Brewery brings art of beer back

CAMERON SHEPPARD, Evergreen reporter

December 6, 2019

The Pacific Northwest has played a large role in the growth of the brewing industry as the region has welcomed craft brewing with open arms. The Seattle metropolitan area has more breweries than most, if not all, other cities in the U.S. with more than 170, many of which have been opened in the last...

WSU, U of I shuttle in trial period

WSU, U of I shuttle in trial period

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

December 6, 2019

WSU students who take classes at the University of Idaho can travel to the neighboring campus by using an intercampus shuttle for a limited time up until Dec. 13. The shuttle, also known as the Joe Bus, is a trial run and provides an alternative transportation option for students taking courses at...

Inslee appoints ex-mayor

Inslee appoints ex-mayor

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter

December 2, 2019

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee appointed former Pullman Mayor Karen Kiessling as a member of the Washington State Council on Aging. Kiessling said her role began on Oct. 21 and will end on Sept. 15, 2022. The council has about 20 members who represent various advisory and elected positions across the...

Student hospitalized after car accident

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

December 2, 2019

A WSU student was hospitalized after he was hit by a car on Nov. 24 in Southern California while visiting his family during Thanksgiving break. Kyle Osborne, 19, sustained several injuries from the accident including brain hemorrhages, internal bleeding and external bleeding, according to a GoFundMe...

Tax measures discussed at forum

Tax measures discussed at forum

Kaitlyn Tejero, Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2019

The Pullman League of Women Voters hosted a public forum on Thursday to discuss a bond and two levies for the Pullman School District. Diane Hodge, finance director for the Pullman School District, said the forum was for educational purposes and should not warrant any debate. “I want to make...

Pullman Co-op finalizes location

Pullman Co-op finalizes location

Kaitlyn Tejero, Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2019

The Pullman Good Food Co-op board members have picked the new location to house the co-op. Co-op board member Sue Guyett said they have chosen the former laser tag building on 1234 South Grand Ave. “We are pursuing this location based on member input and board consensus,” she said. Guyett...

Content management software used to preserve Native American culture

Content management software used to preserve Native American culture

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2019

The Center for Digital Scholarship and Curation demonstrated how their content management software is used by Native American communities on Thursday night at the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center. Kim Christen, director of digital technology and culture, said the software was developed in 2007. The...

College Hill parking restricted over break

College Hill parking restricted over break

KHADIJAH BUTLER, Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2019

Pullman Police Department issued a news release about parking restrictions on the College Hill during breaks. Pullman Police Officer Elizabeth Oje said the restrictions were established as snow and maintenance routes by the City Council Board and enforced by the police department. All three extended...

Capacity of airport parking lot tested

Capacity of airport parking lot tested

CAMERON SHEPPARD, Evergreen reporter

November 21, 2019

Tony Bean, Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport executive director, urges Palouse travelers to consider taking a taxi or getting a ride to the airport because of parking lot capacity issues. Bean said parking at the airport has been constrained for a long time, but new air travel service routes have compounded...

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