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    Monday, August 21, 2017
    The Moscow Chamber of Commerce was awarded $70,000 for 2017-2018 Idaho Tourism Grant Award. The awarded funds are used to promote the cities, towns and regions of our area as tourist destinations. The program elements include print and digital advertising, brochures, public relations, direct mail, industry research and the creation and/or enhancing of web sites. Eligible award recipients ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, August 18, 2017
    BookPeople of Moscow welcomes author David Abrams of Butte, Montana at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 23. He will read from his new novel “Brave Deeds,” a compelling story of war, brotherhood, and America. Books will be available for sale and signing. David Abrams debut novel about the Iraq War, “Fobbit,” was named a New York Times Notable Book of 2012 and a Best Book of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    The deadline for the Leadership Moscow Application has been extended to Friday, August 25th. The Moscow Chamber of Commerce would like the opportunity for additional potential participants to apply and participate in the Leadership Moscow program. The Leadership Moscow program will be held on the second Thursday of each month from September until May from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. with the exception of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    Register at the Co-op Customer Service desk or online http://www.moscowfood.coop/education/ Healthy Cooking on a Budget Class Series 4:00-5:00pm, Saturday, August 26 Location: Latah County Fairgrounds Kitchen (located at 1021 Harold Street in Moscow) Cost per class: $5 community; $3 Co-op owners; FREE for FLOWER participants*** *** For those not enrolled in FLOWER, there is a small fee to reserve ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    Every quarter the Moscow Chamber of Commerce awards the STAR Award to a group that brings tourism to the Palouse. This quarter’s Supporting Tourism and Recreation (STAR) Award goes to the Idaho State Bar Annual Convention. Moscow attorney Tim Gresback will be accepting the award for helping to coordinate the Convention and bring it to Moscow, Idaho. The Idaho State Bar Annual Convention ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, 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, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, August 14, 2017
    Class Thursday August 24, 6pm to 8pm Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, Uniontown WA, Wine and Art class, Bas Relief painting instructed by Rachael Eastman Cost $35 Register By: August 23, www.artisanbarn.org or 509-229-3414 Class Saturday August 26, 4-7pm Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, Uniontown WA, CULINARY ARTS, class Charcoal grilling and Smoke Grilling instructed by Scott Heitstuman of Uniontown. ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, August 11, 2017
    The Moscow Police Department, in conjunction with agencies throughout the state, is focusing their efforts to stop impaired drivers this Labor Day holiday period. Impaired drivers represent a risk to everyone on Idaho roadways. The Impaired Driving Patrols will take place from August 16, 2017 through September 4th, 2017. The results of drinking and driving are often tragic. In 2015, 10,265 people ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    Calling all painters! The City of Moscow, Moscow Arts Commission, and Prichard Art Gallery invite you to participate in the eighth annual Palouse Plein Air. What is Plein Air? French for “in the open air” used to describe the act of painting outdoors. Plein air competitions are all about painting outdoors in a specific area or region and then having those paintings exhibited in an art ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    The City of Moscow and the Moscow Arts Commission are seeking vinyl wrap designs for traffic boxes in Moscow, Idaho. All entries must be received by Monday, September 11, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. This call is open only to individuals 18 years of age or older who live in Latah County, Nez Perce County, Asotin County, Whitman County, Nez Perce tribal members, or Coeur d’Alene tribal members. The ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    Beginning August 14, 2017, hours of operation for the Hamilton-Lowe Aquatic Center (HLAC) will be changing due to reductions in staff with the beginning of the school year. In an effort to provide the most pool-time hours have been adjusted as noted below: Monday August 14 Tuesday August 15 Wednesday August 16 Thursday August 17 Friday August 18 Lap Swim 12 to 1:30 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 12 to 1:30 ...read more
    Categories: 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 DESCRIPTION The 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
    Monday, August 07, 2017
    The last free concert in the Summer Plaza Concert Series, brought to you by Heart of the Arts, Inc. (HAI) managers of the 1912 Center in Moscow, will take place on Monday, August 14th at 5:30 p.m. with a performance by the Sass Brothers. The Sass Brothers, originally known as Thorn Creek Express, have been a popular family band in the region for many years. Lucas (23), Tyler (21), Austin (21), and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, August 04, 2017
    The Latah County Historical Society requests help to document the upcoming solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. Photographs, narratives, and other items that tell the story of the solar eclipse in Latah County will be appreciated. Each donation should include a brief written history regarding the viewer’s experience of the eclipse in Latah County to provide context to go along with the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, August 04, 2017
    The IRS is warning the public about a phone scam that targets people across the nation, including recent immigrants. Callers claiming to be from the IRS tell intended victims they owe taxes and must pay using a pre-paid debit card or wire transfer. The scammers threaten those who refuse to pay with arrest, deportation or loss of a business or driver’s license. The callers who commit this ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, August 04, 2017
    Additional details regarding the accident that led to a fatality on a construction site on August 3, 2017 have been determined. The victim’s name is Scott C. R. Burbank, 22 of Pullman, Washington and employee of Motley & Motley, a contractor working on the jobsite. The investigation has determined that Burbank was driving a pneumatic roller to pack down a work area on the construction ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, August 02, 2017
    Temporary changes could impact outage times in some situations SPOKANE, Wash. – Aug. 2, 2017: In response to dry summer conditions and high wildfire danger in the region, Avista is undertaking temporary changes to power line operations in its Washington and Idaho service area. These temporary changes are being made to decrease the potential for wildfires that could occur when re-energizing ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 01, 2017
    Mamas + Papas of the Palouse Learn about how herbs, homeopathy, hydrotherapy and essential oils can support family health and well-being with ViviAnne Fischer, licensed midwife and Dr. KO, naturopathic doctor Monday, August 7 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Dr. KO will share her must have remedies for the natural family medicine cabinet. The Mamas + Papas of the Palouse is group for expecting ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, July 27, 2017
    The City of Moscow Arts Commission and the Heart of the Arts, Inc. have partnered to provide art workshops for young adults and the young at heart. These workshops provide not only a day of fun but an opportunity to learn new skills and gain experience in a variety of art fields. Applications are available for download at: www.ci.moscow.id.us/arts/Pages/workshops.aspx or can be picked up at Moscow ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Regional Theatre of the Palouse Presents: All Shook Up Book by JOE DIPIETRO. Inspired by and featuring songs of ELVIS PRESLEY. Lace up your blue suede shoes! All Shook Up is the rockin’ Broadway musical comedy inspired by and featuring songs of ELVIS PRESLEY. The story is all new, the hits are all Elvis! All Shook Up, a tribute to the style and musical talent of Elvis Presley, is playing ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, July 24, 2017
    Over the last several weeks the City of Moscow began receiving calls from citizens regarding their business dealings with White Pine Property Management. As more information was gathered, the scope and complexity of the situation became more apparent as it involves property owners, renters, and service providers. To date, the estimated dollar amount involved in the case exceeds $200,000 and ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Papers/Research, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, July 24, 2017
    The Sixth Street Construction project, stretching from Deakin to Asbury Street, will be completed in early August, allowing returning students and school faculty to easily access campus without any detours. Construction began in late May with the purpose of enhancing the City’s wastewater reclamation conveyance pipes by installing approximately 1,400 feet of 36” conveyance line. This ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Papers/Research, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, July 13, 2017
    With rising temperatures in the forecast, customers can keep an eye on their energy usage with these energy-efficiency tips: Set your air-conditioning thermostat at the highest comfortable setting (78 ° F or higher, if possible). Each degree over 70 ° F can save approximately 3 percent on your cooling bill. Most of our area is blessed with cool nighttime temperatures even in the hottest ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 05, 2017
    Over 40 state and local law enforcement agencies across Idaho including the Latah County Sheriff’s Office are stepping up their patrols June 9-23, 2017, to help prevent fatal and serious injury crashes during the deadliest days of summer driving. The 100 Deadliest Days span the weeks between the Memorial Day and Labor Day holidays. The Idaho Transportation Department’s Office of ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 05, 2017
    The Latah County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and local businesses to address scams involving gift cards. Recently, there has been a dramatic increase in the use of gift cards or prepaid debit cards in scams. Scammers employ a number of schemes to defraud our citizens and the Sheriff’s Office has given local retailers information on common themes ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Papers/Research, Chamber, Education, Human Interest, 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 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 21, 2017
    The Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute (PCEI) will open its second season of Pubbin’ on the Patio this Friday, June 23, from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the PCEI Nature Center (1040 Rodeo Drive, Moscow). Pubbin’ on the Patio is a family-friendly event that features local food and drink purveyors as well as live music. The event is free, but guests must buy their food and drink. ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 06, 2017
    Community members are invited to join the University of Idaho for a summer movie series filled with action, ghosts, aliens, music and, of course, baseball, during the 2017 Screen on the Green. Sponsored by UI’s Department of Student Involvement, the films are shown each Thursday at 8:45 p.m. starting June 15 on the Theophilus Tower Lawn. This free, family-friendly film series is shown on a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, June 05, 2017
    Join the Kenworthy, 1912 Center, and the Latah County Historical Society for a progressive dinner through time. This mostly historically accurate evening will feature appetizers, dinner, and desserts representing the three decades of each historical venue. Travel back to the 1920’s with appetizers and champagne cocktails at the Kenworthy starting at 5:00 PM with the evening’s program ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, Press Release