Stories tagged: Moscow
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Moscow law clinic will answer legal questions for free
Moscow-area residents with legal questions will be able to find many of their answers for free starting later this month when the Idaho Trial Lawyers Association Street Law Clinic expands …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9:47 a.m.
North Idaho law enforcement agencies struggle to fill positions
Moscow, Idaho, law enforcement agencies are struggling to fill vacant positions within their departments.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 8:14 a.m.
Russia says its jets helping encircle IS-held town in Syria
Russian warplanes are supporting a Damascus government offensive against the Islamic State group in a town in central Syria, the military said Friday.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Eastern Washington starting offensive tackle Nick Ellison leaves program for personal reasons
Eastern Washington offensive lineman Nick Ellison, a projected starter at left tackle, has left the team for personal reasons, coach Aaron Best said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
University of Idaho asks again for alcohol permit
The University of Idaho is asking Idaho’s State Board of Education to amend its alcohol permit policy to allow pre-game alcohol sales in the Fan Zone and tailgating in Kibbie …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Idaho teens charged in shooting death to undergo psychiatrict evaluations
An Idaho judge has ordered two teenagers to undergo psychological evaluations to determine whether or not they are competent to stand trial in connection to the shooting death of a …
Mon., July 31, 2017, 8:23 a.m.
More travelers using Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport
Federal officials say passenger boardings increased about 21.5 percent at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport between 2015 and 2016.
UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Trump ready to sign Russia sanctions bill, Moscow retaliates
President Donald Trump will sign a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia that passed Congress with overwhelming support, the White House said Friday. Moscow has already responded, ordering a …
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 3:12 p.m.
Woman dies after being pulled from house fire in Moscow, Idaho
The Moscow Fire Department on Wednesday named the woman who died from an accidental fire Tuesday. She was Arlene Willenborg-Cowin. She was 66.
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
House GOP wants to link North Korea sanctions to measure on Russia and Iran sanctions
House Republican leaders want to attach a bill increasing sanctions on North Korea to legislation to restrain the president and stiffen punitive measures against Russia and Iran, a last-minute wrinkle …
Tue., June 20, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Big win for supporters of new Moscow ice rink
In August, the Moscow City Council expressed its support for a new Palouse Ice Rink and its willingness to donate $1 million from the city’s Hamilton Fund to help pay …
UPDATED: Sat., June 17, 2017, 6:21 p.m.
Gritman director wants board chairman out
A key figure at Gritman Medical Center in Moscow is calling for the resignation of the hospital’s board chairman, citing concerns about the way he has handled his conflict of …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 7:58 p.m.
Priscilla Wegars receives award for work with Asian-American Comparative Collection
Priscilla Wegars, recipient of Idaho State Historical Society’s Esto Perpetua award, has made a career out of exploring and sharing the history of Asian workers and culture in the Inland …
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 6:56 p.m.
Pullman-Moscow Airport has gone to the birds
Work to re-configure the runway at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport has inadvertently created habitat for wildlife and a potential hazard for aircraft.
Thu., April 27, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
Locals to march for the planet
As the People’s Climate Movement gets underway Saturday in Washington, D.C., hundreds locally are expected to march across Moscow as part of the Lori Batina Memorial Climate March.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
276 stops made during weekend emphasis patrol in Moscow
The Moscow Police Department cracked down on distracted drivers this past weekend, making 276 traffic stops – and issuing citations in nearly a third of the stops – from Friday …
Tue., April 25, 2017, 9:07 a.m.
Judge sentences Moscow man on child rape charges
After pleading guilty to raping a 16-year-old girl, a 58-year-old Moscow man encouraged the judge to give him a deferred sentence Monday, saying he’d “like to be a success story.”
Mon., April 24, 2017, 11:54 a.m.
Russian foreign minister: No proof of persecution of gay men
Moscow wants to protect human rights but has no reason to believe reports about the persecution of gay men in Chechnya, Russian officials said on Monday.
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Moscow man gets three months in jail for trying to hook up with underage girl
Prior to being sentenced to three months in jail Friday, a Moscow man said he hopes his efforts to hook up with a fake underage girl, set up by Colfax …
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 10:08 a.m.
Signatures for Idaho medical marijuana petition encouraged at Hemp Fest
Marijuana advocates are hoping for plenty of ink on their medical marijuana petition Saturday during Moscow Hemp Fest.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
University of Idaho seeks athletic bailout, 7% tuition increase
The University of Idaho Athletics Department has downsized its request for additional funding from a total of $7.79 million by fiscal year 2020 to a one time bail-out of an …
Fri., March 31, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Pullman-Moscow airport eyes expanding parking
An expanded parking lot at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport could open the door for more revenue from rental car businesses.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 11:24 a.m.
Moscow considers Federal Building for police department
The city of Moscow has had “preliminary” discussions with officials at Gritman Medical Center in regards to purchasing the Federal Building for use as a potential police station and for …
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Moscow man convicted of child porn could get probation instead of prison
Judge John R. Stegner may consider a sentence even more lenient than one agreed upon in a plea deal for a Moscow man who admitted possessing child pornography.
UPDATED: Sat., March 11, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
ISP wants liquor licensees to be open, make sales
The Idaho State Police Alcohol Beverage Control division is trying to crack down on individuals who use their liquor license sparingly or not at all, according to a bill introduced …
Sat., March 11, 2017
Allegedly abused Moscow horses to remain with rehab specialists
The attorney for a Moscow woman charged with five counts of cruelty to animals said he plans to file a motion of suppression Monday to remove from evidence photographs that …
Fri., March 10, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
Moscow residents will not vote on $10 million bond this spring
Moscow voters will not be asked this spring to vote on a $10 million general obligation bond for a new police station, fire equipment, streets and infrastructure, said Moscow Mayor …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Moscow’s man in Washington is at the center of the political moment
Sergey Kislyak, Russia’s long-serving ambassador to the United States, has a habit noticed by many U.S. officials who have known the envoy. Kislyak shows up everywhere and tries to talk …
Wed., March 1, 2017, 12:01 p.m.
Russia-backed rebels take over factories, mines in Ukraine
Russian-backed rebels are taking over scores of factories and mines in eastern Ukraine, many of them belonging to a tycoon whose foundation has been the largest provider of humanitarian aid …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 8 a.m.
Moscow residents tell Idaho congressmen ‘do your job’
A “do your job” chant reverberated off the walls of a packed Great Room at Moscow’s 1912 Center at the end of Thursday night’s town hall meeting hosted by the …