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Fraternity member died early Tuesday morning

Fraternity member died early Tuesday morning

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

The Pullman Police Department have launched an investigation into the death of an Alpha Tau Omega fraternity member. Police Chief Gary Jenkins identified the member as 19-year old freshman Samuel Martinez, according to the latest press release. According to the Pullman PD press release, officers...

Gamers prepare for tournament

Gamers prepare for tournament

JAKOB THORINGTON, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

Esports Rocket League A team to represent WSU in New York for gaming event

Helping on the hardwood

Helping on the hardwood

CODY SCHOELER, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

Isaac Nelson, a Ti-Cities, Washington native, was in a laundromat in Las Vegas doing exactly what one would expect: laundry. Nelson, a fifth-year senior agricultural technology and production management major, was not doing his own laundry. He was doing the laundry for 11 college-aged women. Nelson...

Proposal submitted for new student apartment complex

Proposal submitted for new student apartment complex

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

A land development firm submitted a proposal to build a student housing complex in apartment land. Whipple Consulting Engineers submitted the environmental checklist application on Sept. 30 on behalf of Annex of Pullman LLC. Kevin Gardes, Pullman public works director, said Spring of 2020 is when...

GIESORC holds inclusive fashion show

GIESORC holds inclusive fashion show

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

*This article was updated to correct that GPSA and Gamma Iota Omicron Fraternity, Inc. helped with the Fashion & Drag Show: United We Are Stronger. The article was also updated to include that Gamma Iota Omicron Fraternity, Inc. contributed to the funding of the show. GIESORC will host Fashion ...

History project honors WWII student veterans

History project honors WWII student veterans

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

WSU faculty members and a graduate student collaborated to complete “The Fallen Cougars Project,”  which honors WSU students who served during World War II by sharing their stories Monday at the Pullman Depot Heritage Center. Ray Sun, associate professor of history and creator of the project,...

Pullman Ashram hosts Diwali night

Pullman Ashram hosts Diwali night

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

Only Indian Hindu temple in area decorates, worships in celebration of light

Antibiotic resistance genes cause environmental problems

Antibiotic resistance genes cause environmental problems

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

A study found that antibiotic resistance genes are not being treated fully in wastewater treatment plants, which could become an environmental problem. Those genes can be released into the environment in many ways. This includes human ingestion and plant decomposition, said Courtney Gardner, assistant...

Partnership to increase WSU cannabis research

Partnership to increase WSU cannabis research

SHANEL HAYNES, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

WSU researchers partnered with the Biopharmaceutical Research Company in hopes of increasing access to cannabis for research. Michael McDonell, chair of the WSU Collaborative for Cannabis Policy, Research and Outreach, said the partnership with the research company would allow WSU researchers to...

SEL donates to restoration project

SEL donates to restoration project

LUKE HUDSON, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2019

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories pledged $50,000 toward the outdoor play area for the Pullman Depot Heritage Center restoration project. Project co-director Linda Hackbarth said the restoration is early in development and she does not know when the Pullman Historical Society will get the money....

Votes for PRH bond still being counted

Votes for PRH bond still being counted

BENJAMIN WHITE, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2019

Votes for the Nov. 5 elections around the county are still being tallied by the county auditor offices. Among the votes being counted are the votes for Proposition One, the Pullman Regional Hospital bond. As of around 7 p.m. on Thursday, there had been 3,668 votes on Proposition One that had been counte...

Rock quarry proposal withdrawn after safety concerns are raised

Rock quarry proposal withdrawn  after safety concerns are raised

BENJAMIN WHITE, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2019

In late October, an environmental checklist application for a rock quarry near Kamiak Elementary School was withdrawn. Kevin Gardes, Pullman public works director, said the city has received letters from community members such as neighbors and parents who were concerned about truck traffic on Terre...

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