The Daily Evergreen

Stalking incidents on campus increased, according to annual clery report

The Clery report found that eleven stalking incidents were committed on campus housing, an increase from the two incidents reported in 2018. 

MATT HOLM, Evergreen reporter

October 19, 2020

Officials in charge of compiling the annual WSU Clery report found an 84 percent increase of reported stalking incidents in 2019 on WSU property and a 550 percent increase of incidents on on-campus residences. Universities are required to compile and calculate a Clery Report every year after the Clery...

Malden, Pine City fires devastate towns, homes

As of Tuesday afternoon, the town of Malden is still without power due to burned and downed power lines. The fire was unpreventable, the Whitman County sheriff says.

HUNTER ORCUTT, Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2020

Three fires that started in Whitman County on Monday have covered over 12,000 acres, and two continue to burn. The fire in Malden, known as the Babbs Road Fire for the road it started near, has covered an estimated 8,900 acres so far. As of Tuesday evening, it is zero percent contained, said Sydney Mc...

Officials urge residents to practice fire safety

Smoke rises from a wildfire outside of Rosalia. This was one of multiple fires that started Monday around the Palouse.

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

September 8, 2020

As wildfire season continues, officials urge residents to practice fire safety by fully extinguishing recreational fires, having an evacuation plan and wearing masks in smoky areas. The wildfire season can begin as early as April in eastern Washington and be much later in western Washington, said Ru...

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