The Daily Evergreen

Flood on North Grand swamps businesses

Flood on North Grand swamps businesses

RACHEL SUN and CAMERON SHEPPARD

April 10, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, Top-feature

Police blocked off sections of North Grand Avenue between Stadium Way and Northeast Whitman Street Tuesday after flooding made the road impassable and trapped several people inside buildings. Parts of the Dissmore's IGA parking lot were submerged, along with the foundations of several other buildi...

Cookie Club has a sweet tooth for self-care

Cookie Club has a sweet tooth for self-care

NAPHTALI CALLES, Evergreen reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

WSU's Cookie Club does not only focus on baking — the club members also work to emphasize mental health.  “Our goals are to introduce self-care and destressing through baking,” Cookie Club President Eric Campbell said. Vice President Antonio Bak said they meet at 6 p.m. every Wednesday in the Compton ...

Task force addresses regional drug issues

Task force addresses regional drug issues

DAISY ZAVALA, Evergreen reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, Safety

The Quad Cities Drug Task Force presented to the Pullman Police Advisory Committee about past drug cases and what the task force does. Brock Germer, Pullman police officer and task force member, said their members are from agencies in Pullman and towns in Idaho that include Lewiston, Clarkston and...

CougsGive will raise funds for WSU organizations

CougsGive will raise funds for WSU organizations

KURIA POUNDS, Evergreen reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Administration, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Giving Day, also known as CougsGive, will fundraise for WSU colleges, departments and organizations April 10. Giving Day includes colleges and organizations, such as the Murrow College of Communication, the Cougar Marching Band, the College of Education and the WSU Alumni Association. ASWSU...

Police honor reserve officer for service

Police honor reserve officer for service

CODY SCHOELER, Evergreen reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Local, News, Pullman Community, Safety

The Pullman Police Department recognized the work of one of their officers for National Volunteer Week. Pullman Police Chief Gary Jenkins said Reserve Police Officer Dennis Pratt is not a typical reserve officer. Jenkins said most officers volunteer 20 to 30 hours a month, but Pratt volunteers...

Local airport to implement new terminal, expand services

Local airport to implement new terminal, expand services

GEORGE ERALIL, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


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

Plans to design a new terminal at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport are in the works. Tony Bean, executive director at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport, said the airport, which is six months away from opening a new runway, will receive funding from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in...

Pullman ranked in top 20 safest cities in state

Pullman ranked in top 20 safest cities in state

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


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

Pullman was ranked among the top safest cities in Washington in a report by the National Council for Home Safety and Security. The National Council for Home Safety and Security evaluated the total number of crimes from each city in Washington and rated them by the population of the city and its c...

Group brings attention to sexual assault

Group brings attention to sexual assault

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under Local, Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community

Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse (ATVP) will host events throughout April to promote sexual assault awareness in Pullman and Moscow. Vanessa Corwin, sexual assault advocate and prevention educator at ATVP, said the first step in promoting sexual assault awareness is being aware that it is a...

Cougar Health Services to host health fair

Cougar Health Services to host health fair

ELAYNE RODRIGUEZ, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


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

Cougar Health Services’ (CHS) Vision Clinic will host an informational health fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday in the atrium of The Spark: Academic Innovation Hub. Denise Robertson, licensed dispensing optician and manager of the Vision Clinic, said there will also be staff from the health cl...

WSU to host first sports field day

WSU to host first sports field day

DAISY ZAVALA, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019


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

WSU will hold its first Unified Sports Field Day from 1-3 p.m. Sunday at Smith Gym. The event will be free, and those who want to volunteer can contact Corrie McGrath at [email protected] or (509) 335-8832. Melanie Rossetti, coordinator of competitive sports and youth programs at University Recre...

Access Center addresses disabilities

Access Center addresses disabilities

ELAYNE RODRIGUEZ, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

The Disabled Students and Allies Club will host its second annual Disability Awareness Symposium on April 8 in the CUB. The WSU Access Center is also sponsoring the event. Danica Canedo, an awareness coordinator, said breakfast will start at 9 a.m. and the event will occur between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m...

Entomology department to showcase crawly critters

Entomology department to showcase crawly critters

KURIA POUNDS, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019


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

Community members can witness tarantulas and Madagascar hissing cockroaches at the WSU Entomology Insect Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Ensminger Pavilion. The event is free to all, and there are many activities available for people to participate in. Megan Asche, doctoral student in WS...

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