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Safe Rides provides nighttime transit under new hours

Safe Rides provides nighttime transit under new hours

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

February 6, 2020

Cougar Safe Rides, which offers free transportation for WSU students, faculty and staff, is starting the spring semester with new hours. Beginning this semester, rides are available Thursdays from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. The hours of operation previously...

Pups n’ Cups focuses on connection

C.J. Robert, owner of Pups and Cups, explains the inspiration for creating a dog-friendly coffee shop on Tuesday afternoon at Pups and Cups.

HAYDYN WALLENDER, Evergreen reporter

February 6, 2020

Coffee shops are scattered on every corner within a five mile radius of downtown Pullman. For local business owner CJ Robert, her coffee shop Pups n’ Cups isn’t just about coffee. “I love the people; I love meeting students,” she said. “I care about being able to provide this amazing coffee shop ...

Apothecary offers CBD, herbal tea, classes

A wide variety of loose leaf herbal teas including lemon ginger are displayed on a shelf at Sam’s Apothecary at 250 E. Main Street in downtown Pullman.

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

February 4, 2020

Since 2017, Sam’s Apothecary has provided the local area with a variety of natural products. Owner Sam Brown opened Sam’s Apothecary shortly before Mom’s Weekend that year, he said.  “It had been a dream for awhile,” Brown said. “Everything started to fall together in the fall of 2016, ...

79 horses, 45 years, one man

Brent Glover, president and main caretaker of Orphan Acres, talks about the struggles of taking care of nearly 70 horses and where his passion with rescuing horses began on Jan. 31 at Orphan Acres in Viola, ID.

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

February 4, 2020

A one-eyed horse neighed in a wooden stall as Orphan Acres president Brent Glover stood on a ladder to change a lightbulb.  Miss Degree ("Miss D" for short) is one of 79 horses Glover takes care of with the help of volunteers at Orphan Acres, a nonprofit horse sanctuary. The smell of manur...

‘Like 5’4” and a complete badass’

Self-defense instructor Andrea Barcenas bows to finish her Dakatsu on Monday afternoon at the Physical Education Building.

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2020

In the Physical Education Building, junior and black belt Andrea Barcenas teaches karate, boxing and other forms of self-defense. Barcenas practices Karatedo Doshinkan, which she said pulls the best aspects of other martial arts forms and incorporate it into one. While she also teaches judo, Kyokushin ...

Business brings personal touch to brewing

Customers enjoying drinks at the new microbrewery, Terrain Brewery on Jan. 25 in Pullman.

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2020

If you're looking for a new microbrewery to try, Terrain Brewery, which opened in December, serves craft beer and ciders made on-site to the community. Co-owners Brett and Jenna Rode said the business was a long time coming. “This has been a dream for a long time,” Jenna said. “About two and a hal...

‘Labor of love:’ baking cakes at Goose House

Decorated cakes are a staple of Goose House's goods.

HAYDYN WALLENDER, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2020

Baking might come as a challenge for some, but for Molly Rizzuto, sweet treats are her specialty. Molly is the owner and creator of Goose House Bakery, located in Moscow. She has been operating the bakery for five years, and she does not plan on slowing down. Rizzuto was in college when she was hir...

Kenworthy receives $70,000 grant

The historic Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, located in downtown Moscow, hosts community events, stage performances and movies.

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2020

The Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre will see major improvements while preserving its historical image with the help of a $70,000 grant from the Melvin J. Murdock Charitable Trust. The board of directors decided the top priority for renovations was improvements to the seating area said Christine Gilmore,...

Halal meat shop provides community, support for students

WSU Instructor and owner of PNW Halal Meats LLC, Mohammed R. Islam, says he works with the Community Action Center to help feed homeless and needy residents of Pullman. PNW Halal Meats, LLC is located on 1045 N. Grand Ave. in Pullman.

EURUS THACH, Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2020

PNW Halal Meats is the only store in Pullman that provides blessed animal ingredients. They also aim to support those in need by providing food for homeless and food-insecure residents through a program with the Community Action Center. “Halal meat is one of the cultural and religious requirements...

Bibliophiles, food enthusiasts gather at book clubs

Writer Rachel Clark discusses the Moscow Good Food Co-op book club Thursday afternoon at BookPeople of Moscow. Clark said she has been running the group since about 2012.

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

If you made it your New Year’s resolution to read more, you’ve come to the right place. Several local book clubs have made it their mission to meet regularly and discuss literature, whether it’s just for fun, about a specific topic or to serve a bigger purpose. Moscow Food Co-op For readers with a p...

Hidden treasures on the Palouse

Hidden treasures on the Palouse

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

Look behind the collection of clothes, toys and furniture at Palouse Treasures and you’ll find more than just your average thrift store. The store is a branch of Boost Collaborative, a local nonprofit dedicated to providing opportunities for people with disabilities. According to the collaborative’s broch...

Amber’s Grooming Salon offers holistic approach to pet care

Amber Wright, owner of Amber's Grooming Salon, holds Jester, a 5-month-old Bedlington Terrier, Monday morning at her salon.

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

January 21, 2020

Walk into Amber’s Grooming Salon in the strip mall just off Bishop Boulevard, and customers will find an open waiting area with clean hardwood floors and large armchairs in the corner. Amber Wright, owner of Amber’s Grooming Salon, said her clean shop is something her customers notice when they...

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