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‘Tis the season to prepare for winter driving

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2013


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Icy roads and snow covered hills can make driving in Pullman especially hazardous during the winter months. Preparing for winter weather conditions is the first step for preventing an accident, said auto repair service writer Sue Herdering.Maintain the car inside and outThe Occupational Safety and H...

Pullman Regional awarded for readiness

Pullman Regional awarded for readiness

Madison Callan | Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2013


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Excellent preparation for emergency resuscitation situations recently won Pullman Regional Hospital a national award.The hospital received the Excellence Through Innovation Award for Resuscitation Curriculum Development for their work in simulation training. They accepted the award at the October Health...

Sherriff approaches Council about marijuana shops

Sherriff approaches Council about marijuana shops

Zack Briggs | Evergreen reporter

October 30, 2013


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With the recent approval of Washington state’s cannabis laws, Whitman County Sherriff Brett Meyers believes the reality of legalized marijuana could make it difficult for law enforcement to indicate violators.The Pullman City Council welcomed Meyers Tuesday at their meeting as he presented a brief history o...

Beyond language barriers

Arianna Kemis, Evergreen Multicultural reporter

October 25, 2013


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A plan to bring a bilingual news team to central Washington is under way.Northwest Public Radio at The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication is partnering with Spanish-language community radio station KDNA in Granger to establish a bilingual news team for the region.Kerry Swanson, station manager...

Vanpool for Spokane commuters

From Staff Reports

October 21, 2013


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University employees and students who commute from Spokane to WSU do not have to ride alone, said WSU assistant professor Kelly Puzio.The Spokane-Pullman vanpool service provides daily rides for WSU commuters.“The van-pool primarily targets employees of the university, but it works for some students as well,” said...

Derby Dames take on Wine Country Crushers

Nathan Howard | The Daily Evergreen

October 21, 2013


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Heck No Techno (left) of the Rolling Hills Derby Dames skates in the lead jammer position against the Wine Country Crushers during a bout in Beasley Coliseum, Saturday, Oct. 19. The Derby Dames went on to win 198-139 in their first bout against the Wine Country Crushers and 199-138 in their second bout...

Foley leaves behind inspiration for civic ideals

From Staff Reports

October 21, 2013


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The inspiration for the establishment of WSU's Thomas S. Foley Institute for Public Policy and Public Service, died Friday, Oct. 18 at the age of 84"In terms of thinking about his legacy in the state of Washington, he was elected as the highest office of any Washingtonian in history as the Speaker ...

Pullman Fire Department goes pink

Pullman Fire Department goes pink

Brittany Amerson | The Daily Evergreen

October 18, 2013


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Pink T-shirts and donation boots are just two ways the Pullman Fire Department is raising money for breast cancer research this month.The Pullman Fire Department is teaming up with Susan G. Komen Passionately Pink for the Cure to raise the money.The department is aiming to raise $1,000 for Passionately P...

B Street lighting a hazard

Zack Briggs, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2013


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The ASWSU Senate and the Pullman City Council convened Tuesday night as part of their annual joint session.The two parties discussed multiple issues ranging from transportation services to safety concerns in and around the WSU campus.Senate Pro-Tempore LaKecia Farmer said she believes it is vital to...

Protect and serve

Protect and serve

Chad Sokol, Evergreen Cops & Courts reporters

October 16, 2013


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When weekends get rowdy, police get involved, and for the streets of College Hill, that means seeing the familiar face of beat cop and Pullman Police Officer Shane Emerson.“I grew up here,” Emerson said. “So I really put my heart into College Hill, because I want to make it a safer place.”The Pu...

Employee owned, SEL pushes quality during growth

Employee owned, SEL pushes quality during growth

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2013


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Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) soared 18 spots past its previous ranking on the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) top 100 list.The company now sits at No. 34 on the list, which annually recognizes the nation's largest companies that are at least 50 percent employee-owned.G...

College Hill bar owners prep for Dad’s Weekend

Nicole Seven, The Daily Evergreen

October 11, 2013


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For College Hill bars Stubblefields, Valhalla and The Coug, Dad’s Weekend means stocking up on food, staff and beverages to serve the visiting dads.Bob Cady, owner of The Coug, said on Dad’s Weekend the bar makes five to six times the revenue. The increase is characteristic of all football weekends...

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