• News for Community

    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Celebrate the first day of summer break with an afternoon of play. Moscow AmeriCorps members are excited to host you and your family at the PCEI Nature Center (1040 Rodeo Dr. Moscow) on Friday, June 9 from 2-5 p.m. for games and activities. This year, Moscow AmeriCorps will host Idaho@Play in conjunction with PCEI’s Seasonal Wanderings. PCEI and Idaho@Play are committed to promoting ...read more
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    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Join us in Uniontown, WA at Artisans at the Dahmen Barn for a performance of Spanish guitar and vocals by Claude Bourbon, on tour from the UK. A reviewer says of Claude's performances: "A breathtaking acoustic fusion of blues, jazz, folk, classical and Spanish guitar from a stunning guitar virtuoso…” We are excited about him kicking off our 2017 Summer Concert Series. ...read more
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    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Pursuant to City Code Title 5, Chapter 17-5 , regarding establishing the summer’s outdoor irrigation season, Les MacDonald, Public Works Director has consulted with appropriate staff, researched temperature and precipitation information and determined that the 2017 Irrigation Season for the City of Moscow shall start May 27, 2017. During the declared Irrigation Season, the City encourages ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    The City of Moscow is in the process of selecting new playground equipment for Indian Hills Park located at the intersection of Blaine Street and Indian Hills Drive, south of the Troy Highway. Six (6) proposals have been submitted to the City of Moscow and are on display at the Hamilton Indoor Recreation Center located at 1724 East F Street. The project will include a playground for 2-5 year olds, ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Join us Saturday, May 27 th 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. Music: Live music at Friendship Square will ...read more
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    Monday, May 22, 2017
    The BookPeople of Moscow is inviting applications to be one of 24 Where's Waldo on the Palouse host locations this summer. Interested businesses and organizations should send an email indicating their interest to BookPeople of Moscow at bookpeople@moscow.com by Wednesday, May 31 . The popular community event is now in its sixth year. Throughout the month of July, Waldo seekers will be ...read more
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    Friday, May 19, 2017
    The Moscow Chamber of Commerce welcomes new members to its Board of Directors: Tim Helmke, UI Director of Alumni Engagement and Cami McClure, UI Executive Director of Administrative Operations return for their second term. Jennifer Wallace, Executive Director for Palouse Habitat for Humanity and Carol Spurling, Owner BookPeople of Moscow are joining as new Directors. Each Director joins the Board ...read more
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    Friday, May 19, 2017
    Due to construction and installation of a new sewer trunk line, Sixth Street is anticipated to be closed between Deakin Street and Asbury Street beginning the week of May 22nd to early August. Deakin Street and College Street will remain open to traffic. Access from Sixth Street to all local businesses will remain open during construction. Access to The University of Idaho Human Resources Building ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Education
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Seven students will be graduating from the Leadership Moscow program Thursday, May 18 at 10 a.m. at the Best Western Plus University Inn. The mission of Leadership Moscow is to cultivate leaders in Moscow and Latah County by offering a concentrated, hands-on learning experience to enhance leadership skills while providing information related to the community. Leadership Moscow works to develop ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    As part of the CULINARY ARTS program at the Dahmen Barn, Jim Harbour, WSU School of Hospitality professor and Pullman restaurateur will teach a fun and interactive class about Spanish Paella including a brief overview of its history before the class breaks into groups to make paella and eat it while sipping wine on a lovely early summer afternoon. Cost: $45.00 Date: Saturday June 10, 2017 from ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    The Moscow Food Co-op is proud to present “SEED: The Untold Story” for the Food for Thought Film Series. The film will be shown at 7 p.m., Monday, May 22 at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre in downtown Moscow. The free event is co-sponsored by the Palouse Prairie Charter School. Before the film, fifth graders from Palouse Prairie Charter School, as part of a class project on the ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 17, 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 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. Aaron Mayhugh is the Jazz Festival Manager and will be accepting the award for hosting the 50 th Anniversary of the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival in Moscow, Idaho. The Lionel ...read more
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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Vehicle Heat With hot, sunny days forecast for the region, the Moscow Police Department would like to remind citizens that infants, young children, vulnerable adults and pets should not be left in cars. This can create a dangerous situation for any person or animals as interior temperatures can rise rapidly even when the windows are left slightly open. For example, on an 85 degree day the ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    May 10, 2017 (Moscow, Idaho) – Join us Saturday, May 13 th 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. Music: ...read more
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    Friday, May 05, 2017
    REGISTRATION REQUIRED: by May 23 Learn the appropriate knife for the task at hand and safe and efficient technique. Also learn about purchasing wine to get the best value for your dollar and how to uncork wine and serve it properly. Emphasis in this class will be on summer wines which are served well outdoors. Instructors: Executive Chefs Bill Jollymore and Aaron Jollymore of Jollymore’s, A ...read more
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    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    May 4, 2017 (Moscow, Idaho) — The first day of the Moscow Farmers Market 2017 season is May 6, 2017. Mayor Bill Lambert will ring the opening bell at 8 a.m. officially kicking off the 2017 season. Opening of the downtown restrooms will follow the opening bell. Additional Market activities include: Music: Live music at Friendship Square will be provided by UI Dance Outreach at 9:30 a.m. ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 03, 2017
    On Sunday afternoon, May 21 at 2pm, the Palouse Country Cowboy Poetry Association is doing their spring performance at the Dahmen Barn. Both poetry and Western music are on the agenda. This performance features Dave Wahl & Dave Nordquist as poets and Jim Aasen, Hal Olson & The Panhandle Cowboys (Dave Fulfs & JB Barber) playing Western music. Eric Larson will be the emcee. The group ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    May 2, 2017 (Moscow, Idaho) – Safe Routes to School is encouraging students to bike, roll, or glide to school on Wednesday, May 3 rd for Fill the Racks! Fill the Racks! is an annual event during National Bike Month (May) that coincides with Bike for Life month here in Moscow. Our event at each Moscow school has been added to the 1,600 events happening nation-wide. More information can be ...read more
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    Thursday, April 27, 2017
    BOISE—BookPeople in Moscow is hosting an event 7 p.m., May 11 to introduce parents and students to the high school writing camp, Writers at Harriman. The camp, now in its ninth year, is a program of the nonprofit Friends of Idaho State Parks. It takes place in Harriman State Park in southeastern Idaho, near West Yellowstone. Camp Director Rick Just will be on hand to answer questions about ...read more
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    Thursday, April 20, 2017
    The City of Moscow and the Moscow Arts Commission are pleased to announce the cover artist for Moscow Artwalk 2017, Tobias Sauer. From all the submissions received, a jury panel assisted in selecting the top entry. Sauer’s original oil on linen tilted: “Standing Proud” will be on display during Moscow Artwalk at the Third Street Gallery in Moscow City Hall. Moscow Artwalk 2017 ...read more
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