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Seniors support fire dept. with Sept. 11 dinner

From staff reports

September 10, 2014

In order to make sure 9/11 is not forgotten, the Whitman Senior Living Community will host a spaghetti dinner Thursday to fundraise for the Pullman Fire DepartmentThe senior center’s Spaghetti Feed and Benefit will commemorate those lost on Sept. 11, a National Day of Service and Remembrance.“Th...

Sept. 11 ceremony to commemorate victims

From staff reports

September 9, 2014

PULLMAN – A ceremony hosted on Thursday by the Pullman police and fire departments will commemorate those lost on Sept. 11, 2001.The event will begin at 9 a.m. in the courtyard of Pullman City Hall and is open to the public.Pullman Mayor Glenn Johnson, Police Chief Gary Jenkins and Fire Chief Mike...

Sewer project preps city for future

From staff reports

September 9, 2014

The roadside construction that has slowed traffic this summer on the Pullman-Moscow Highway is part of a city sewer installation project with an estimated cost of $2.2 million.Crews have worked since May digging trenches that will hold new sewer lines along Highway 270 and Airport Road. These additi...

LGBTQ center hosts open house, discussion

From staff reports

September 9, 2014

Two complimentary activities taking place this week are aimed at strengthening and improving WSU's Gender Identity, Expression, and Sexual Orientation Resource Center (GIESORC).“GIESORC is a place where anyone can go to meet people, talk, make friends and, most importantly, it's a safe environment ...

WSU brings food from farm to fork

BY ANNA CLOUD | Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2014

With help from one of the oldest farms in the area, WSU’s culinary arts department is working to incorporate locally sourced produce into its dining hall menus.To celebrate the collaboration, the university will cater a Farm to Fork dinner Sunday in Clarkston at the Wilson Banner Ranch, which was estab...

Three WSU football players arrested early Sunday

From staff reports

September 8, 2014

PULLMAN – Three WSU football players were arrested early Sunday morning in two separate incidents.Tanielu Ekuale, a 20-year-old redshirt freshmen defensive lineman, and a 17-year-old player not named because of his age, were arrested around 1 a.m. for frequenting a tavern as minors.Management at Stubble...

Dunes closed again after beachgoers leave trash, damage

From staff reports

September 8, 2014

The Illia Dunes are closed again due to health and safety concerns after a large crowd of mostly college-aged beachgoers “left extraordinary amounts of trash and damage to the property,” the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Sunday.The Corps’ Walla Walla District posted the following on i...

Color run supports Alzheimer’s research

From staff reports

September 8, 2014

Color-coated runners raised money for Alzheimer’s research Saturday morning on the WSU campus.Sigma Kappa’s 3K Ultra Violet Color Run raised an estimated $1,000 after several last-minute donations on Sunday afternoon, said Giuliana Plut, the sorority’s vice president of philanthropy. Most of t...

‘It’s not about hating the cops’: Cougs rally for Ferguson

BY HANNAH RAY LAMBERT | Evergreen reporter

September 8, 2014

Posters bearing the phrases “I am unarmed” and “Stop killing our black young men” dotted the Glenn Terrell Mall this weekend as more than 100 students, faculty and community members stood together to raise awareness about the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.WSU senior Drew...

‘No peace behind a piece’

Courtesy of Nathan Howard

September 8, 2014

WSU students Nahom Västra (left) and Khalil Pettway (right) carry signs during a rally on the Glenn Terrell Mall, Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. The rally, which lasted around two hours, was organized to raise awareness about the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown that took place last month in Ferguson, M...

CCE offers ways to give back on 9/11

From staff reports

September 8, 2014

Sept. 11 is not only the anniversary of a national tragedy. It is one of the United States’ National Days of Service and Remembrance, when citizens are encouraged to give back to their communities.WSU’s Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) provides students with numerous ways to get involved, includin...

12-year Pullman resident connects through coffee

BY MAIA GABRIEL | Evergreen reporter

September 5, 2014

If someone were to tell Tyson Feasel 10 years ago that today he’d own a coffee shop in downtown Pullman, he would have laughed.But Feasel has owned Café Moro – a warmly lit shop where locals sip peacefully at the corner of Main Street – for nearly three years.“I can’t imagine doing anything else...

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