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‘The start of my goodbye’

‘The start of my goodbye’

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

November 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Football, Mens, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Top-feature

In football, the arm of a quarterback, the hands of a receiver and the feet of a running back are glorified by the people looking at the sport from the outside. But for those who have or do play the sport, there is a place they pay attention to where the outcome of nearly every game is decided —...

Gallery exhibits Palouse scenery

Gallery exhibits Palouse scenery

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under Arts, Local, News, Top-feature

The Colfax Arts Council will host its second Inspired Palouse juried exhibit from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at The Center gallery near the Colfax Library. CAC Secretary Emily Adams defined a juried exhibit as artwork reviewed by a panel of judges who then decide which piece deserves an award. CAC President...

Spidey sense: When eight-legged friends pay a visit

Spidey sense: When eight-legged friends pay a visit

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

As people begin to rummage through their storage for Christmas decorations, one graduate student suggests to be aware of a harmless eight-legged arthropod that may just be trying to find a safe place to stay as winter approaches. Abigail Hayes, a graduate student in the department of entomology, said...

WSU grads escape California fire

WSU grads escape California fire

HAYLEY MARTINEZ, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2018


Filed under Global Campus, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

A WSU professor and his wife fled their California home last Thursday with their 3-year-old daughter to escape a fire that would destroy their house, leaving nothing behind. Jack McNassar, a professor of anthropology for WSU Global Campus, and wife Melissa McNassar, a professor at Butte College in...

Counselor creates safe space

Counselor creates safe space

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Top-feature, Wellness

Sarah Sevedge, a licensed men­tal health counselor, opened the doors of her office in downtown Pullman last month in response to the community’s unmet need for counseling services. Sevedge has been counseling for over 10 years. She grew up in Colfax as a fourth-generation Palouse native. She said...

Holiday bazaar hosts town business booths

Holiday bazaar hosts town business booths

HALLE LONG, Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Holiday festivities began Saturday with the sixth annual Mrs. Claus’ Holiday Bazaar held at the Latah County Fair and Event Center. Vendors clad in colorful Christmas sweaters welcomed visitors with a variety of handmade and local wares. Upon entering, patrons were greeted by a booth displaying...

Men’s basketball takes off on first road game

Men’s basketball takes off on first road game

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports, Top-feature

After the first regular season game brought WSU men's basketball a victory at home, the Cougars will now board the buses and hit the road for the first time this season against Seattle University on Wednesday. In the game against Nicholls State (1-2) University on Sunday, the Colonels were able to...

‘Every day right now is painful’

‘Every day right now is painful’

HANNAH WELZBACKER, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2018


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

Family, friends, coaches, community members and strangers sang “This Little Light of Mine” in harmony at a celebration of life for Lauren McCluskey on Sunday. University of Utah President Ruth Watkins and Kyle Kepler, Utah track and field/cross country head coach, were among the hundreds of mourners...

Cougars grab first round NCAA Tournament victory over Montana

Cougars grab first round NCAA Tournament victory over Montana

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 10, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

In a year full of peaks and valleys for the WSU women’s soccer team, the lights were shining brightest Friday night at the Lower Soccer Field as the Cougars hosted University of Montana in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Cougars (13-5-1, 5-5-1) opened the game on a mission, dominating...

Students protest police sergeant

Students protest police sergeant

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

A student-led protest against the release of Pullman Police Department Sgt. Dan Hargraves, who was charged with first-degree custodial sexual misconduct involving a female WSU student, took place Thursday on the Glenn Terrell Friendship Mall. “The police have nothing to do with court decisions and...

Run for 3 honors Hilinski

Run for 3 honors Hilinski

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Features, Local, News, Sports, Top-feature

Tessa Sechler, along with four other WSU students, will be hosting Run for 3 on Sunday to support the Hilinski’s Hope Foundation. All the proceeds from the 3-mile run will benefit Hilinski’s Hope. Sechler, a senior majoring in sports management, said she believes this event will serve as an important...

Company moves to block records release

Company moves to block records release

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2018


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

Proprietary Variety Management, the company selected by WSU to help with the commercialization of the Cosmic Crisp apple strain, has filed for an injunction blocking the release of public records relating to the fruit in Whitman County Superior Court. There will be an oral argument regarding the motion...

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