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Car pursuit, chase on foot leads to arrest

Car pursuit, chase on foot leads to arrest

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen reporter

April 3, 2020

A high-speed pursuit involving an armed Idaho man ended peacefully in Pullman Wednesday evening. Deputies from the Whitman County Sheriff’s Office received a vandalism complaint around 7:30 p.m. at Nisqually John Landing on Wawawai Road, according to a press release from the Whitman County She...

Idaho earthquake sends shockwaves as far as Pullman, Albion

Idaho earthquake sends shockwaves as far as Pullman, Albion

LUKE HUDSON, Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2020

A series of earthquakes shook the Challis National Forest and surrounding areas of Idaho about 78 miles northeast of Boise on Tuesday evening.  The largest of them, which was 6.5 on the Richter scale, was the strongest quake Idaho had seen since 1983, according to the U.S. Geological Survey webs...

Winter weather may affect Friday driving conditions

Winter weather may affect Friday driving conditions

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

March 12, 2020

A late winter storm may impact driving conditions from 11 p.m. Friday to 11 a.m. Saturday, says a weather advisory issued by the U.S. National Weather Service. Snow expected to reach up to two inches with winds as high as 35 miles per hour.  According to the advisory, affected areas include Moscow,...

Airport sees fewer canceled flights

Airport sees fewer canceled flights

KHADIJAH BUTLER, Evergreen reporter

February 20, 2020

The amount of flights cancelled due to low visibility has decreased for the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport. Around 18 percent of winter flights were canceled over the past four years, but that rate will soon drop down to two percent.  Tony Bean, PMRA executive director, said more flights can land des...

Airport receives grant

Airport receives grant

BREANNA RONEY, Evergreen reporter

February 20, 2020

The Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport received a $6 million grant on Feb. 14 to fund the reconstruction of the new taxiway. The new taxiway is part of the runway realignment project which began in May 2017, according to the Mead and Hunt website. This is the last part of the project. The new taxiwa...

Author to discuss conformity, bullying

Author to discuss conformity, bullying

KHADIJAH BUTLER, Evergreen reporter

February 18, 2020

Dawn Shaw, author and public speaker, is hosting a presentation and signing for her book “Facial Shift: Adjusting to an Altered Appearance.”  Her presentation will touch on topics such as the societal pressure to conform to societal standards and how to combat bullying.  The pre...

County seeks input on natural disaster

County seeks input on natural disaster

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

February 6, 2020

The public can now comment on Whitman County’s hazard mitigation plan draft which prepares the county for natural disasters. The plan will address droughts, earthquakes, flooding, dam failures, landslides and wildfire. The comment period ends on Feb. 11. Robin Cocking, deputy director of Whitman C...

Moscow theaters undergo renovations

Moscow theaters undergo  renovations

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

February 6, 2020

Moscow’s Village Centre Cinemas at Eastside Marketplace is currently undergoing renovations. Three out of the five auditoriums within the building are closed because the seats are being replaced with new recliners. Sean Warner, Village Centre Cinemas chief operating officer, said the installation is ...

Musician facing felony charges

Musician facing felony charges

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen reporter

January 31, 2020

A local musician is being charged with assault in the second degree by the Superior Court of Whitman County. He is scheduled to appear at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 7 in court for a preliminary appearance.  Matthew Donald, 29, is facing a Class B felony for an incident of domestic violence which occ...

Activists stand against Forest Service

Activists stand against Forest Service

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2020

Despite the cold weather, environmental activists protested against the U.S. Forest Service on Saturday in front of Moscow’s Best Western Hotel. Friends of the Clearwater organized the protest in response to the Forest Service’s Draft Revised Forest Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement f...

Forest Service faces scrutiny, criticism

Forest Service faces scrutiny, criticism

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2020

The U.S. Forest Service received backlash and disapproval from environmental and conservation groups as well as activists. Friends of the Clearwater and other activist groups expressed disapproval of the Forest Service’s release and content of two documents. The agency released the Draft Revised Fo...

Save the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests

Save the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2020

The future of the Nez Perce Forest and the Clearwater National Forest is threatened by two documents released by the U.S. Forest Service in December. Brett Haverstick, Friends of the Clearwater education and outreach director, said the forests currently operate under two separate plans. He said i...

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