• News for Press Release

    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Avista is advising Spokane River users that river recreation is now permitted in the area between the Spokane Street Bridge and the boater safety cables located just upstream of the Post Falls Dam. River flows have dropped sufficiently to allow all of the spillway gates at the hydroelectric facility to be closed.   The City of Post Falls boat launch and swim beach at Q’emiln Park are opening to ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Don’t miss The Reptile Man from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, and then stick around for the Moscow Arts Commission Band performance from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. Meet The Reptile Man and his scaly friends! Zoologist and educator, Scott Petersen, will introduce up to twelve reptiles from all over the world; including an African desert tortoise, American alligator, rattlesnake, and large Burmese python, as he talks ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Summer is a favorite season for crews at Palouse Area Care & Transport (PACT EMS). In addition to responding to the needs of patients and hospitals, PACT EMS Paramedics and EMTs may be found flashing their emergency lights at the scene of neighborhood lemonade stands in Moscow and Pullman and purchasing lemonade and cookies. The Lights on Lemonade Program, now in its third year, seeks to encourage ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Youth ages 0–18 are invited to participate in the Latah County Library District’s Summer Reading Program. This year’s theme is A Universe of Stories. Registration is in full swing at each of the seven branches of the Latah County Library, and participants will have until August 8 to complete three Reading Missions.   All seven branches of the library will host awesome weekly events. Youth and ...read more
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    Monday, June 17, 2019
    This Saturday’s bus tour of the Palouse with special guest narrator Teresa Little, First Lady of Idaho, is nearly sold out. The comfortable touring bus seats just 55 passengers, guaranteeing all tour attendees an opportunity to meet and get to know Mrs. Little. Little’s family has deep roots in Latah County and she has long championed the preservation of local history. Her extensive family history ...read more
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    Thursday, June 13, 2019
    Maynard Fosberg and his late wife Margaret purchased their home at the corner of D St. and Mountain View Rd. in 1951, an era when that location was still considered part of rural Latah County and too far afield for city services or even milk delivery from a local creamery. Nearly 70 years later, the Fosberg property is now a natural oasis within the urban setting of northeast Moscow. On Tuesday, ...read more
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    Thursday, June 13, 2019
    President Donald Trump today approved a request by Idaho Governor Brad Little for a federal disaster declaration for the northern central region following major flooding after massive rainfall during the week of April 7-13.  Idaho’s U.S. Senators Mike Crapo and Jim Risch and U.S. Representative Russ Fulcher applauded President Trump and the Administration for quick action on the ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 04, 2019
    Fun for all ages! Entertainment in the Park is an event that takes place every Thursday in June at Moscow’s East City Park. Programs feature the Children's Entertainment Series at 6:00 p.m. followed by the Moscow Arts Commission Band at 7:00pm. The Children's Entertainment Series is part of the Moscow Public Library's summer reading program, which encourages school aged children to engage in ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 04, 2019
    Youth ages 0–18 are invited to participate in the Latah County Library District’s Summer Reading Program. This year’s theme is A Universe of Stories. The first day to register at any of the seven branches of the Latah County Library District is Thursday, June 6, and participants will have until August 8 to complete three Reading Missions.  All seven branches of the library will host awesome ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 04, 2019
    Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories announced today it will build a new event center on the southeast portion of its 132-acre Pullman campus. Though the project is still in the design stage, the footprint of the facility is expected to occupy approximately 80,000 sq. ft. “We are excited about this project and what it means for our company and community,” said Stephanie Schweitzer, vice president ...read more
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    Monday, June 03, 2019
    Washington, D.C. – The veteran suicide rate in many western states, including Idaho, remains dramatically higher than the national rate.  U.S. Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nevada) have introduced legislation to address the epidemic of veteran suicide by expanding access to mental health services for veterans.  The SERVICE Act removes time limits on combat veterans’ ...read more
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    Monday, June 03, 2019
    Art at the Co-op The Moscow Food Co-op is a proud participant in Moscow’s Artwalk, a yearly art festival where artwork by local and regional artists is displayed in more than 30 participating businesses. This year the Co-op welcomes artist Sue Segota who will display her art in the Co-op’s deli gallery. The opening reception is from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, June 21. Her work will be on display ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    The Moscow Chamber of Commerce is seeking the services of a communications and marketing firm to develop and produce a dining guide. The guide will provide an inside scoop on the best places to find, enjoy and celebrate local culinary offerings.  The guide will need to include photographs, interviews with owners, chef’s choice, and a basic overview of the food and services offered.   The ...read more
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    Monday, May 20, 2019
    BookPeople Invites Local Businesses and Organizations to Apply for the 2019 Where’s Waldo on the Palouse Host Locations 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 May 31.  The ...read more
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    Monday, May 20, 2019
    Youth ages 0–18 are invited to participate in the Latah County Library District’s Summer Reading Program. This year’s theme is A Universe of Stories. The first day to register at any of the seven branches of the Latah County Library District is Thursday, June 6, and participants will have until August 8 to complete three Reading Missions. This year, Moscow Public Library will be giving out books ...read more
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    Monday, May 20, 2019
    LAPWAI, Idaho – The trail leading to the Heart at Heart of the Monster will be closed for approximately two weeks while park staff works to remove fallen trees. The site will remain open to the public during this time, but for safety reasons we ask visitors to respect barriers and signs.   For more information about our summer event series and 37 other park sites visit our website ...read more
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    Monday, May 20, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:INLAND NORTHWEST ARTISAN GRAINS CONFERENCE:  In its 1st year, the Inland Northwest Artisan Grains Conference is a bi-state conference hosted by Washington State University, with support from University of Idaho Extension and a broad base of industry,  community and economic stakeholders.  The purpose of the conference is to support the development of terroir-based, artisan ...read more
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    Friday, May 10, 2019
    Aspiring gardeners are invited to the Genesee Community Library for a short series on Summer Gardening presented by University of Idaho Extension Educator, Iris Mayes. The first event on Soil Health will take place Monday, May 13 from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Attendees will learn low cost ways to assess soil and boost productivity. The second event on Wednesday, June 19 from 5:30pm-6:30pm will cover ...read more
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    Thursday, April 25, 2019
    Registration for the Third Annual Circles of Caring Tennis and Pickleball Tournament opens Wednesday, May 1 online at www.lentilfest.com/sporting-events.  Pickleball is being added to the tournament for the first time this year.  The tournament is held during the National Lentil Festival in Pullman, Washington beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, August 17. Over the past two years, generous tournament ...read more
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