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Historical society to hold fundraiser dinner

Historical society to hold fundraiser dinner

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

November 9, 2018


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

The annual Latah County Historical Society Harvest Dinner will feature homemade food, live music and a silent auction. “It is a time to get to know people in the community and make new friends,” said Dulce Kersting-Lark, executive director of LCHS. The evening will provide an all-you-eat dinner...

Nez Perce used tobacco before many historians thought

Nez Perce used tobacco before many historians thought

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

November 6, 2018


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

WSU researchers have recently discovered that Native American tribes in the Northwest grew and smoked tobacco long before scientists and historians previously thought. David Gang, a professor in the Institute of Biological Chemistry, and Shannon Tushingham, an assistant professor and director of the...

Nonprofit, citizens sue USDA Forest Service

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News

Two local environmental groups have filed suit against the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, alleging it violated federal law in the planned sale of a large crop of old growth timber located in the Nez Perce National Forest. The Windy-Shingle Project would log about 2,500 acres...

Businesses raise over $2,000 for Cougar Health Fund

Businesses raise over $2,000 for Cougar Health Fund

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

October 22, 2018


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

'Two Weeks of Pullman' allowed businesses to donate a percentage of sales to support mental health, prevent sexual assault

Library holds math, science event for children

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community

The second annual Spooky Scary Science event will be held at the Moscow Public Library on Wednesday for all children in preschool through third grade. Spooky Scary Science will emphasize math and science while also letting children have fun celebrating Halloween, said Stacie Echanove, Moscow Public...

Resource helps victims, allies

Resource helps victims, allies

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature

To promote awareness and action against domestic violence, Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse, or ATVP, will be partnering with other local groups along with hosting its own events throughout the month of October. Domestic violence as defined by Amy Volz, coordinator of domestic violence at ATVP,...

Bike week supports commuters in Pullman, Moscow

KYLE MOEN, Evergreen reporter

September 17, 2018


Filed under Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community

Palouse Bike Week, a series of cycling events running through Saturday, kicked off Monday as part of an effort to support the biking community in Pullman and Moscow. Daily events include group rides and seminars along with activities like flat tire clinics, safety workshops and children’s bike workshops. Palouse...

Teen photographer opens gallery at Moscow Food Co-op

Teen photographer opens gallery at Moscow Food Co-op

KYLE MOEN, Evergreen reporter

September 16, 2018


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community

A 17-year-old photographer opened up his first art gallery Friday at the Moscow Food Co-op. Avery Caudill, a Moscow resident, said he has been waiting a year for this gallery to happen. “The waitlist for the actual show is a year long,” he said. “All but one of these photos I hadn’t actually...

Leadership program in Moscow provides tools for success

Leadership program in Moscow provides tools for success

KYLE MOEN, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News

A leadership group in Moscow, Idaho, aims to give participants a hands-on learning experience and build leadership qualities. Leadership Moscow is a professional development course designed to develop leadership and communication skills, Jenny Ford, the executive director of the Moscow Chamber of...

Area leads state for STD rates, expert says

Area leads state for STD rates, expert says

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2018


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

The number of STD cases in Whitman County are increasing at an alarming rate. “Right now Whitman County has the highest STD rate in Washington state because of the college campus,” said Deanna Claybaugh, a nurse for the Whitman County public health office. In this past year there were 471 chlamydia...

Bollywood Film Festival starts this month

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

September 3, 2018


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

Students and members of the community from all backgrounds can see a different Bollywood movie at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre in Moscow each Tuesday in September. The event, called Bollywood on the Palouse, occurred for the first time in 2016 and this year will be its second run. Karan Raval,...

Art museum receives $270,000 grant for new gallery

Art museum receives $270,000 grant for new gallery

HANNAH WELZBACKER, Evergreen reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Arts, Moscow Community, News, Top-feature

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art received a $270,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation, which will be used for a new Collections and Learning Gallery. The project will be completed in two phases, starting with the creation of storage units. Laura Child, the museum development director, said the gall...

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