Potlatch area home heavily damaged by fire

March 16, 2017
A home was heavily damaged by fire West of Potlatch late Thursday morning.  The Latah County Sheriff’s Office reports that a passerby noticed the flames coming from a home on State Highway 6 shortly after 11:00 and called 911.  Potlatch Volunteer Firefighters were called to the scene just West of […]

Palouse City Hall closed Friday

March 16, 2017
Palouse City Hall will be closed Friday.  Water and sewer payments can be placed in the drop box outside city hall.   

Golf season returns to the Palouse Friday

March 16, 2017
The golf season returns to the Palouse Friday as the University of Idaho course re-opens.  The Palouse Ridge Golf Club at Washington State University should be opening soon but it will not be this weekend.   

Garfield takes top spot for wettest on the Palouse

March 16, 2017
Garfield was the wettest spot on the Palouse during this week’s rains.  The National Weather Service reports that Garfield received nearly 1.7 inches of rain between Monday and Thursday morning.  The wettest spot in the region was Prichard Idaho which had nearly 3 inches of rain.   

Palouse River appears to be receding

March 16, 2017
The Palouse River appears to have crested.  The river in Potlatch crested at just over 17.5 feet around 5:00 this morning.  The National Weather Service in Spokane is now predicting the river to recede quickly and should return to below flood stage late tonight.  The level did reach major flood […]

Dissmore’s Hosts Shopping Spree to Benefit Pullman Chamber’s Cabaret

March 15, 2017
Pullman’s annual fundraising dinner Cabaret can be supported through Dissmore’s 10th annual shopping spree. Shoppers can enter for the $500 grocery shopping spree by donating $1 at check-out before March 20th. The 39th annual Cabaret will be hosted at SEL events center Saturday, March 25th.

Moscow Releases Call to Artists For Library Design

March 15, 2017
The City of Moscow and Moscow Arts Commission have released a call to artists to submit a work proposal for the library by Wednesday May 3rd. The artwork should fulfill the Moscow Library entrance with a highly visible piece that is inspiring and uplifting. The work may be either freestanding […]