Record crowds packed Reaney Park near downtown Pullman for the 28th annual National Lentil Festival over the weekend. The Friday night fair kicked of the festivities with music and food and the world’s largest bowl of lentil chili. Organizers estimate about 13 thousand people took part in lentil fest Friday […]
A 26 year old Spokane man died in an ATV accident near Rosalia Saturday night. Whitman County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the scene of the crash in a field of Gashous Road West of Rosalia around 8:00. Deputies say Benjamin Tibbetts was driving the side by side when he […]
A 36 year old Lewiston man was injured in a motorcycle crash in central Whitman County Saturday night. Whitman County Sheriff’s Deputies say the crash occurred on Hume Road near Steptoe around 7:30. William Warnock was riding South when he missed a corner and left the road going down a […]
The Pullman School District has comprised a final list of possible names for the new elementary school. The school board will consider 6 names for final approval. The suggestions came from a larger list submitted by the public. The final names for Pullman’s 4th elementary school are Edison, Kamiak, Eleanor […]
Washington State University’s tobacco ban takes effect Monday on the first day of class. The regents approved the prohibition for the entire campus earlier this year. Repeat offenders can be removed from campus and trespassed. Faculty and students who repeatedly violate the tobacco ban can be subject to disciplinary action […]
Volunteers from several fire departments on both sides of the state line battled a stubborn field fire Thursday. The blaze was first called in to Genesee volunteers around 3:00 North of town near Berger Road. The wind driven blaze burned into some timber and threatened a few homes along […]
The 28th annual national Lentil Festival returns to the Palouse tomorrow. Free Lentil Chili for everyone with the Worlds largest bowl of Lentil Chili kicks off the festivities in downtown Pullman Friday night. The Festival continues Saturday with the Lentil 5k Fun Run, continuing with events like the Walk-of-Fame Ceremony […]
Drivers should expect delays during the Tour de Lentil on Saturday. Bicycles will traverse on SR 27 and Pullman Dry Creek Road, SR 194/Almota Rd. to Wawawai Rd. and SR 272/Colfax to Palouse. Slow downs can be expected on these roads during the day as the race proceeds.
The University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery will open Andy Behrle’s “hydrodome” exhibit Friday in Moscow, a reception will be held from 5 to 7 P.M. The installation is a digital video presentation that uses three-dimensional dome as a full-immersion projection screen. The exhibit will run until October 23rd.
The Palouse Grange Hall is hosting a rummage sale this Saturday from 8 A.M. to Noon. The proceeds go to building repairs. The sale is at the Hall in Palouse.