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Board makes the grade

Arianna Kemis, Evergreen reporter

December 5, 2013

The efforts of local school board members have sent Pullman to the top of educational excellence.The Washington State School Directors’ Association (WSSDA) recently named the Pullman Public School Board as one of 15 Boards of Distinction.Board President Susan Weed said she is proud of the work the ...

New Greek leaders plan ahead for their community

New Greek leaders plan ahead for their community

Arianna Kemis | Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2013

The torch of leadership for the Interfraternity Council (IFC) and Panhellenic Council (PHC) at Washington State University is changing hands.Adam Crouch and Madi Phillips, leaders of the Greek community at WSU, were elected to the presidential positions of IFC and PHC at WSU, respectively.Crouch, a me...

Council meets with lawmakers

Council meets with lawmakers

Zack Briggs, Evergreen reporter

November 20, 2013

State law makers convened with the Pullman City Council Wednesday to discuss issues including updates in relation to one local hospital and funding efforts for a water conservation project.Sen. Mark Schoesler and Rep. Susan Fagan addressed concerns regarding the status of enhancements to Pullman Regional...

Community joins for a Thanksgiving dinner

Community joins for a Thanksgiving dinner

Danielle Chiriguayo, Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2013

Drag queens enjoyed turkey and pumpkin pie alongside community members Wednesday night at the annual Family Thanksgiving and Drag Bingo in the Gladish Community and Culture Center.For the past ten years, the Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center (GIESORC), University of I...

‘Tis the season to prepare for winter driving

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2013

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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