Steelhead habitat restoration work is continuing on the East Fork of the Potlatch river in Latah County. Idaho Fish and Game recently placed over 100 large pieces of timber in a one mile stretch of the river. Crews have also constructed riffles to help raise the water level in the […]
Whitman County Deputies arrested a 51-year-old Boise man early Thanksgiving morning on multiple counts of possession of a controlled substance. Just past midnight, deputies initiated a traffic stop in downtown Colfax. The sheriff’s office said the driver violated multiple traffic laws. After speaking with the driver, deputies believed he was […]
Sigma Chi on the University of Idaho campus recently received an award from the Huntsman Cancer Foundation. The fraternity raised $29,000 for the foundation last year. Already this semester, the brothers have raised $23,000 with a goal of $30,000 by the end of the school year. The Huntsman Foundation at […]
Two new cases of COVID-19 were reported at Gritman Medical Center in Moscow this week. 80% of Coronavirus patients at Gritman since June have been unvaccinated. Last week, no new cases of COVID-19 were reported at the hospital.
The Latah County Sheriff’s Office delivered eleven Thanksgiving meals to families on the Palouse. All of the fixings were provided by Genesee Supermarket, Floyd’s Harvest Foods, and White Pine Foods.
The Community Action Center in Pullman says donations for the Community Relief Fund have decreased since the COVID-19 pandemic began. The fund makes immediate shelter needs possible for those experiencing crisis housing situations. Funds primarily cover the costs of transportation and overnight stays in local hotels. Average donations range anywhere […]
The University of Idaho is deterring Christmas tree hunters from stealing evergreens off its campus. The university says the landscape team sprayed about 100 trees with a natural repellent of skunk scent and fox urine, as well as a sticking agent. The repellent isn’t noticeable while in cold temperatures, but […]
The Palouse Chamber of Commerce will formally celebrate Small Business Saturday this weekend. The Shop Small Saturday event features special holiday specials, treats and raffles at downtown Palouse businesses. Small businesses across the area will be taking part with specials on Saturday to encourage Christmas shoppers to shop small. The […]
The annual Whitman County barn calendar is now on sale. Money raised from the sale of the calendar supports the Whitman County Rural Library system. The calendars are 11 dollars at Whitman County Rural Library branches, Tick Klock Drug, Rosauers in Colfax and the Pullman Chamber of Commerce office. You […]
Pullman Child Welfare’s annual Sharing Tree Christmas gift drive is underway. Sharing trees are at Columbia Bank, Walmart, Neill’s Coffee & Ice Cream and Pullman Building Supply. To take part just remove a tag from a tree and purchase the item for a local child or resident to ensure they […]