Air Quality Alert issued for Whitman County

August 2, 2017
An Air Quality Alert has been issued for Whitman County and Eastern Washington.  Winds are expected to push smoke into the region from Northwest wildfires through Saturday at Noon.  Air quality might be unhealthy at times.    

Preliminary Whitman County Primary Election Results

August 2, 2017
     This Fall’s general election in Whitman County is starting to take shape after the first round of ballot counts from Tuesday’s vote by mail primary.  Longtime Pullman School Board member Karl Johanson will be on the Fall ballot as he received 35% of the vote.  He will face Nathan […]

WSU President reveals which construction projects were started without full funding and announces apparent partial hiring freeze

August 1, 2017
     Washington State University’s President has revealed which construction projects were initiated without full funding, helping lead to the institution’s budget shortfall.  The same extensive communication from President Kirk Schulz also announces an apparent partial hiring freeze.       In the memo posted online today, Schulz identifies 4 new Pullman campus […]

Great American Eclipse on the 21st will be almost total on the Palouse

August 1, 2017
This month’s Great American Eclipse will turn day into early morning on the Palouse.  Washington State University Astronomer Michael Allen says the eclipse on the 21st will be near total locally.  For spectators in Pullman, 96% of the sun will be covered by the moon for about 2 minutes.  That […]

Pullman fastest growing larger Eastern Washington city outside the Tri-Cities

August 1, 2017
Pullman is the fastest growing larger Eastern Washington city outside of the Tri-Cities.  New analysis from the city’s planning department examined population growth so far this decade.  Pullman has grown by nearly 12% to just over 33,000 people since 2010.  Among Eastern Washington cities over 20,000, Pullman ranks 3rd behind […]
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