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Utah State joins WSU veterinary program

By EMILY STORM | Evergreen reporter

January 13, 2015

Washington State University received permission from the American Veterinary Medical Association’s Council on Education to welcome Utah State to a unique partnership that will increase vet school enrollment, and bring about $3 million to WSU.Utah State has just been added to the WIMU veterinary program...

Bail set for Moscow shooting suspect in Whitman

From staff reports

January 12, 2015

Moscow resident John Lee was charged with alluding arrest Monday at the Whitman County courthouse.The 29-year-old man is suspected of killing three and injuring one in a shooting that took place Saturday afternoon in Moscow.Whitman County Judge David Frazier set Lee’s bail at $500,000 per recommen...

A venomous attack on cancer

From staff reports

January 12, 2015

A victim of a Deathstalker Scorpion sting will, at the very least, experience extreme pain. At worst, one might suffer paralysis or even die from heart and respiratory failure.But some researchers have discovered ways to use this venom to benefit cancer research, a method now being tested at WSU.Dr. Jim Olso...

A pinch of WSU flavor

DUSTIN VANDEHOEF | Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2015

If WSU chef Corey King proves he has the chops, Pullman and the public may soon see him among names like Bobby Flay, Guy Fieri, and Rachael Ray.The associate director of dining services submitted an audition video to be on “The Next Food Network Star” and should know in a few weeks if he's been sele...

Two new boys in blue

Two new boys in blue

BY HANNAH RAY LAMBERT | Evergreen Reporter

January 11, 2015

One of the Pullman Police Department’s new officers will be living in Pullman for the first time; the other is returning to his hometown.Steven Perez and Joshua Bray were sworn in Dec. 18, 2014, and will hit the streets by the end of this coming summer.Perez grew up in Zillah, a small town in Yakima...

Over winter break, injuries, accidents, two sex offenses reported

From staff report

January 11, 2015

When Pullman quieted down over break and most students left campus to return home, police intervention was still required for incidents, including two reported sex offenses.On Dec. 19, a 27 year-old woman from Seattle reported a sexual assault that happened five years ago on Greek Row.Pullman Police ...

Healing together: A vigil for victims of Moscow shooting

Healing together: A vigil for victims of Moscow shooting

HANNAH RAY LAMBERT | Evergreen reporter

January 11, 2015

“For desolation and destruction are in our streets and terror danced before us,” said Jodie Tooley of the United Church of Moscow as she read from the Litany during a candlelight vigil held for the victims, family and community of Moscow, Idaho, in the aftermath of Saturday’s shooting.“Our h...

Building a smarter future

By Sophia Steele | Evergreen reporter

January 11, 2015

When the current college-age generation thinks of a ‘smart house,’ the Disney movie “Smart House” might come to mind. However, Washington State University’s Center for Advanced Studies in Adaptive Systems (CASAS) research is turning the idea of a smart house into a reality. A “smart home”...

Three dead, one injured in Moscow shooting spree

Three dead, one injured in Moscow shooting spree

From staff reports

January 10, 2015

A Moscow resident has been taken into custody at Whitman County Jail after shooting four victims, leaving three dead and one injured.The Moscow Police Department received a call at 2:31 p.m. reporting a shooting at Northwest Mutual Life Insurance in downtown Moscow. The suspect was later confirmed to be 29...

WSU alumnus killed in Sydney

FROM STAFF REPORTS

December 17, 2014

Tori Johnson, a 34-year old WSU alumnus who graduated in 2003, is one of two hostages killed during an attack at the Lindt Chocolat Café in Sydney, Australia early Tuesday morning, Australia Central Standard Time (ACST).The other victim, according to reports by the Associated Press, is Katrina Dawson, ...

Resident arrested for rape

FROM STAFF REPORTS

December 16, 2014

A Pullman resident was arrested for rape after an alleged forcible sex offense against a female student.Ruddy Aladina, 24, was arrested Sunday after allegedly raping a 21-year-old WSU student on Friday night.Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said both parties were at Stubblefields on Friday night. Aladina allegedly i...

Dream chasing

Dream chasing

BY HALEY WATKINS | Evergreen reporter

December 14, 2014

Beasley Coliseum was filled with reminiscing, cheering, and joyful tears from family and friends at Saturday morning when over 700 degrees were handed out at the WSU 2014 Fall Commencement.The ceremony consisted of speakers attesting to the challenges and trials of college, including WSU President Elson Flo...

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