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    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    The WSU School of Music's Faculty Artist Series will present "We Are America” 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, in Bryan Hall Theatre. This presentation will feature the talents of Julie Wieck, soprano and associate professor of muic, and Karen Savage, piano, associate professor of music. The program includes songs that represent the history and diversity of experiences that make up the United States. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Eight schools in Moscow plan to join over 40 countries around the world to participate in International Walk to School Day on Wednesday October 4th, 2017. Participating schools include: A. B. McDonald Elementary, J. Russell Elementary, Lena Whitmore Elementary, Moscow Charter School, Moscow Middle School, Palouse Prairie School of Expeditionary Learning, St. Mary’s Catholic School, and West Park ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
      Due to staffing concerns, the Latah County Driver’s License office will be closed around noon, for about one hour.  This will be effective from 09/19 until 10/02.  The office will be closed on Thursday 9/28, all day, for staff to attend training for the upcoming RealID changes that will begin to go into effect in January 2018.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause to the public.  ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Join us Saturday, September 23rd for the Moscow Farmers Market on Main Street and in Friendship Square in downtown Moscow! The Market runs from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. May through October and features live music, fresh local produce, delicious homemade baked goods, specialty food items, healthy nursery plants, beautiful flowers, and quality handmade crafts. Live Performances: Live performances at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    The Latah County Historical Society (LCHS) invites the public to a discussion series about the Vietnam War that will take place in the weeks following the airing of PBS’s newest documentary directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Although a significant event in American history, many today know little about the Vietnam War.The Vietnam War, which premiered on September 17th and is comprised of 10 ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, September 18, 2017
    On Tuesday, the grants committee of the Community Partnership Grants Program at Inland Northwest Broadcasting allocated advertising grant funds for nonprofit events in the region taking place in October and November. Grant funds still remain available for organizations, approximately $11,000 or about six grants.   Community Partnership Grants support local organizations by promoting community ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, September 18, 2017
    This workshop will be divided into two phases. First Phase October 13 and 14, 3pm-5pm  Second Phase November 4 and 5, 4pm - 10pm  Raku is an ancient Japanese approach to firing ceramic wares. Objects are removed from a 1800 degree kiln, and immediately plunged into a reduction atmosphere, yielding vibrant, naturalistic textures and colors. Raku is spontaneous, unpredictable, maddening, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, September 18, 2017
    Palouse Pathways, a local non-profit providing resources around higher education, is hosting an“Honors Night” from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Wednesday September 27 at the Great Room of the 1912 Center.  This is the third year Palouse Pathways is hosting the event, and it will be double the size of last year’s. This year, representatives from the honors colleges and programs at University of Washington, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, September 15, 2017
    Fire investigators ask anyone with information about the cause of the Strychnine Fire to contact the Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) by calling 208-666-8659 or e-mailing investigation@idl.idaho.gov. The Strychnine Fire started the afternoon of Sept. 2, 2017, five miles northeast of Harvard, Idaho off Palouse River Road and east of Laird Park campground in Latah County. IDL is investigating the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, September 15, 2017
    The Governmental Finance Officers Association has announced that the City of Moscow has been awarded the Certificate for Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the 14th year running.  The recognition is based on the recent review of the City’s fiscal year 2016 Comprehensive Financial Report (CAFR), the official financial statements of the City of Moscow to show compliance with ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Papers/Research, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Nominations for the 2017 Ismat Ara and Abdul Mannan Sheikh Community Unity Award are being accepted by the City of Moscow through Friday, Oct. 6.   The award honors the Sheikhs who demonstrated the meaning of community unity in their personal lives and outreach to Moscow. For many years, the couple hosted the annual community Thanksgiving meal which was open to anyone.   Every two years, the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 14, 2017
    POSITION TITLE: Program Manager                                 Center for Entrepreneurial Success                                 Startup Whitman and Asotin Counties The Inland Northwest Partners (INP), a 501 c-3 community economic development educational non-profit based in Liberty Lake, Wash., is focused on enhancing the long-term vitality of eastern Washington and northern Idaho. INP was ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 14, 2017
    The Latah County Historical Society will be closed while our staff attends the Idaho Heritage Conference. The Centennial Annex will be open from 1:00 to 5:00 pm on September 20th, and the Annex and McConnell Mansion will be closed on September 21st and 22nd. We will resume our regular hours on Tuesday, September 26th.
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Regional Theatre of the Palouse Presents:   The Miracle Worker  Written by WILLIAM GIBSON.Based on the true story of HELEN KELLER and ANNIE SULLIVAN.                   Experience the most inspirational story of human triumph to ever grace the stage. Based on the true life of Helen Keller, the Regional Theatre of the Palouse will be playing The Miracle Worker September 22nd-30th.                ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    The Palouse Choral Society is proud to present its first concert of the 2017-2018 season in mid-October. Entitled “Brush Up Your Shakespeare,” the concert will present texts written or inspired by Shakespeare and set in a wide variety of styles—including contemporary madrigals, jazz, country western, and Broadway musicals.  Promising to present Shakespeare in fresh perspectives, the performances ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    This summer grade school children in Lincoln and Adams counties participating in Stimulating Summers, Enriching Your Lives day camp through the Ritzville Library District #2 may be surprised to realize that the science experiments, robots and toys they are enjoying are teaching them science and technology while the art supplies are helping them envision engineering and mathematic concepts. The ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 07, 2017
    Youth and their families are invited to Moscow Public Library’s Fair Storytime at the 2017 Latah County Fair at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, September 15, 16, and 17. Join Moscow Library’s Youth Services and Outreach team as they present a fun, interactive, animal-themed storytime on the Main Stage. Each storytime will be a unique experience so that families can enjoy this event ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 07, 2017
    The Vandal Town Block Party scheduled for Friday, September 8 has been postponed due to the poor air quality currently impacting the region and as forecasted by the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  The rescheduled event will occur on Friday, October 13, 2017.  The City thanks everyone committed to participating in the event including co-hosts the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 07, 2017
    Third Street Gallery’s newest exhibit titled: “Vandal Traditions” begins on Friday, September 8, 2017 and runs through Friday, November 24, 2017. The exhibit features items from the University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives; the M Ritchie School of Family & Consumer Sciences Leila Old Historic Clothing Collection; and Vandal Athletics. This reception is free and open to the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, September 06, 2017
    The Scott and Liz Morris Employee Engagement Fund will be established at the Avista Foundation. The Morrises also pledge an additional $2 million in community support and will form a private foundation to direct future charitable contributions.  SPOKANE, Wash. Sept. 6, 2017: The Scott and Liz Morris Employee Engagement Fund is being established through a $1 million pledge by the couple to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 06, 2017
    City of Moscow water crews have been addressing a water main break at 6th Street, between Lynn and Howard Streets.  Water to the line has been shut off and the process of excavation and repair will start immediately.  There are seven homes that will not have water service during the repair.  The City will provide drinking water to these residences and will stay in contact with them to keep those ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    Paving projects in Moscow continue with most local projects having been completed.  Project work anticipated to continue this week and into September.    The 6th and Jackson Street intersection realignment will see concrete pavers beginning this week as well as sidewalk work to complement recently installed curbs and gutters.   Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) work on the Moscow-Pullman ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    The Latah County Historical Society is hosting a series of informal talks in the parlor of McConnell Mansion. Kicking off our fall series on Tuesday, September 12th at 7:00 p.m. is Dr. Raymond Sun, Professor of History at WSU. As we mark the centennial of U.S. involvement in the First World War, please join us for an introductory history lesson on the causes and consequences of the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    The Idaho Department of Lands, with assistance from the Latah County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Forest Service, are conducting an investigation into the cause of the Strychnine Fire located 5 miles northeast of Harvard, Idaho.  The fire originated in the afternoon of Saturday, September 2nd off of the Palouse River Road and east of Laird Park.  Please contact the Idaho Department of Lands fire ...read more
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Free Public Activities at the Moscow Food Co-op in SeptemberArt The Moscow Food Co-op welcomes artist James Miley of Moscow, Idaho who will display his photographs in the Co-op’s deli gallery.  The opening reception is 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., Friday, September 8.  The show will run through Wednesday, October 11.  Miley, a Co-op staff member, is a self-taught painter inspired by mountains and trees and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Join Backyard Harvest for Three Farm to Table Dinners  August 31, 2017 (MOSCOW, Idaho) — Backyard Harvest (BYH) will host three gourmet farm-to-table Harvest Dinner Fundraisers this year to build essential support for programs and services that increase access to fresh food on the Palouse and in the Lewis-Clark Valley. In addition to being delicious, these locally sourced five-course dinners ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017
    September is National Recovery Month.  During September, activities will be carried out nationwide which serve to increase awareness and the understanding of mental health and substance use disorders and to celebrate the over 23 million Americans who are in recovery.  The Latah Recovery Center, located on Main Street, is a judgment free and stigma free community organization that, through ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, August 25, 2017
    The City of Moscow is continuing its efforts to implement the Bike Routes and Facilities Plan which was adopted by the City Council in June 2016.  This plan was developed per the recommendations from the City’s Multi-Modal Transportation Plan.  The City of Moscow Transportation Commission has worked with City Staff to develop the Bike Route and Facilities plan which includes on-street facilities, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Papers/Research, Press Release
    Friday, August 25, 2017
    On August 23, 2017 a four-way stop was installed at the intersection of ‘F’ Street and Mountain View Road.  The signs were installed to increase general traffic and pedestrian safety in the area.  The newly installed signs include temporary flags to assist in drawing attention to the revision. Citizens are asked to please pay attention and remember to stop. Four-way stops are one of the most ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 24, 2017
    5 Concerts for the price of 4!   Concert Locations:   Concert 1: September 23-24, 2017 Pullman High School, September 23, 2017, 7:30pm Clarkston High School, September 24, 2017, 3:00pm   Concert 2: October 28-29, 2017 Ensminger Pavilion, WSU Campus, October 28, 2017, 7:30pm Lewiston High School, October 29, 2017, 3:00pm   Concert 3: January 27-28, 2018 Pullman High School, January ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    The 1920 classic silent film, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, accompanied by a new original score, takes to the screen at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre on September 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM.  After last spring’s successful premiere of his score accompanying The Phantom of the Opera, Dylan Champagne has returned to create a new score for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. A LIVE 8-piece ensemble, directed by ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    The City of Moscow; The Moscow Arts Commission; and the Latah County Library District are seeking submissions for the Moscow Public Library – Call for Public Art  Deadline for submissions: Monday, October 9, 2017 by 4:00 p.m.    SITE DESCRIPTIONThe Moscow Public Library is the headquarters of the Latah County Library District, which has six additional branch libraries throughout Latah County. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017
    The City of Moscow, with the assistance of Latah County, will host a general election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 to elect three 4-year term City Council positions, one 2-year term City Council position and one 4-year term Mayor position.    State requirements for applying to run for office include a variety of forms to be filed.  Available now is the Appointment and Certification of Political ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Political
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017
    The Moscow Farmers Market is in the running to receive national recognition from American Farmland Trust, a national nonprofit dedicated to saving farmland for the next generation. Market shoppers are encouraged to endorse the Moscow Farmers Market by visiting http://markets.farmland.org/market/moscow-farmers-market/. The Moscow Farmers Market is located downtown on Main Street and in Friendship ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release