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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Located at 1335 SE Bishop Blvd., locally owned MJs Pot Shop has been serving the Pullman community since 2014.

It’s always 4/20 at MJ’s Pot Shop

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter April 14, 2022

Editors Note: One of the sources will be identified only by their first name, per their request.  MJ’s Pot Shop is a local dispensary that caters to personalized customer needs while providing...

Glassphemy clerk Felix Alatorre displays a bong crafted by Mike Porter, featuring one of his signature glass coils.

Pass the glass

JOSIE GOODRICH, Evergreen reporter April 14, 2022

On any given day, you might find Willow Falcon behind the counter at one of her two businesses: the bottle shop Noshies or next door at Glassphemy, Pullman’s only woman-owned glass shop. Falcon...

Located just a few miles outside Pullman, Smoots Flavor Farms has been adding seasioning to the Palouse since 2019.

Herbs from Smoot Hill

JOSIE GOODRICH, Evergreen reporter April 7, 2022

Lindsay Myron has a passion for cooking and farming, so it was only natural she married the two into a successful business venture. In 2019, Myron founded Smoot’s Flavor Farm just outside of Pullman....

On the back wall of Grander Goods, customers can fill up containers with any quantity they need. In the center of the room, there are pump-able liquid cleaning supplies, shampoos and more.

Fill, weigh and pay the sustainable way

MIKAYLA FINNERTY, Staff Reporter and Social Media Consultant April 7, 2022

WSU Alum Avianna Hames was ready to ditch Pullman for Spokane until Pups and Cups owner CJ Robert gave her a business opportunity she could not refuse.  “So we’re like, okay, what can we bring...

Kit Spelman describes the beers on tap to a group of customers at Another Round Brewing Company on March 23, 2022.

Pour ‘Another Round’

NICK GIBSON, Evergreen roots editor March 24, 2022

Kit Spelman was not always a fan of craft beer; he said he used to stick with domestic beers like Coors and Budweiser. A few years ago, Spelman was on a motorcycle ride through Sacramento when a friend...

Douglas Wilson prepares for an appointment with a client at The Bowtie Studio on March 23, 2022.

A fresh cut on Grand Avenue

ANNIE HAGER March 24, 2022

The Bowtie Studio is a small hair salon run by an individual who is known as the “Bow-Tie Guy” by his clients.  Owner Douglas Wilson never anticipated he would go into cosmetology until...

The Well Coffeehouse, located on Grand Ave, offers hot beverages and locally made pastries, Feb. 22.

Real Life Church opens new coffee shop

ANNIE HAGER February 24, 2022

The Real Life Church has opened a brand new coffee shop inside their building on Grand Avenue nestled between the Stewart Tile Company and NAPA Auto Parts. Annika Roberts, manager of The Well Coffeehouse,...

The Emporium is the newest of three businesses owned and operated by Cory and Blake Preston. The couple also owns Etsi Bravo and Crybaby Café.

College Hill’s convivial new nightclub

JOSIE GOODRICH, Evergreen reporter February 17, 2022

For the past few weeks, residents on College Hill may have noticed a long line and pumping bass coming out of Adams Mall every weekend. The source of the commotion is Pullman’s newest nightclub, The...

Goya Vintage, co-owned by a WSU sophomore, offers many vintage clothing items to Pullman students and residents, Feb. 11.

The fabrics of time

ANNIE HAGER February 17, 2022

Across from Cougar Country Drive-In sits a little shop owned by two brothers who love fashion: Goya Vintage.  Co-owner Nick Trotta transferred to WSU as a finance major but said he plans to change...

Dylan Nails founded Rainier Trading Co. in 2020 at the age of 20. The business will have a grand opening for its new location tomorrow.

Clothing company finds its niche in Colfax

ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Evergreen reporter, columnist, copy editor February 10, 2022
Rainier Trading Co. offers sustainable PNW-inspired products
Owner Crystal Gayles (left) shows participants how to use the Kangaroo bounce shoes as they warm up for their bounce fitness class on January 22, 2022,  at SBS Fitness Studio and Juice Bar.

Bounce into a ‘juicy’ new workout

JUSTIN WASHINGTON, Evergreen research editor January 27, 2022

Crystal Gayles has always wanted to open up her own fitness studio. Gayles said her dream started 10 years ago, well before her daughter was born. But while juggling motherhood, business investments...

Yia Yia Nikkis is currrently constructing their new location on the first floor of the Compton Union Building.

Yia Yia Nikki’s coming to campus

ANNIE HAGER January 21, 2022

The Mediterranean- and Greek-inspired restaurant Yia Yia Nikki’s recently signed a five-year lease to open a new location in the Compton Union Building.  Owner Monir Desouky said they hope to...

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