Stories tagged: Pullman
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 10:43 a.m.
Pullman psychologist accused of sexual assault kills self in Whitman County Jail
A Pullman therapist and psychologist arrested last week on suspicion of sexual assault was found dead in his Whitman County Jail cell Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Longtime Pullman psychologist arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting patient
Longtime Pullman therapist and psychologist Dr. Dean Funabiki was arrested late Friday on suspicion of sexual assault. Funabiki, 67, is accused of sexually assaulting a patient in her 40s during …
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 5 a.m.
Glenn Johnson, ‘voice of the Cougs,’ appointed to Community Colleges of Spokane board of trustees
Glenn Johnson, the four-term mayor of Pullman and college football announcer known as “the voice of the Cougs,” has been appointed to the board of trustees of the Community Colleges …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
Two Spokane Valley residents killed in collision with semitruck south of Pullman
Two people were killed after their car drifted and collided with a semi truck in Whitman County on Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Washington State University newspaper’s future is in the students’ hands
In a last-ditch effort to keep the Daily Evergreen publishing five days per week, the Associated Students of WSU on Wednesday approved a referendum that will be placed on the …
Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Pullman community leaders stand with DACA
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories President Edmund Schweitzer III’s signature appeared along with those of many other influential business owners – including Apple and Amazon CEOs Tim Cook and Mark Bezos – …
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 12:04 p.m.
Man accused of fraudulent return scheme targeting regional Walmart stores
Clarkston police officers arrested a 42-year-old Washington man who is accused of being involved in a fraudulent scheme to return stolen items at regional Walmart stores, allegedly making off with …
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Lewiston man killed in U.S. 195 crash
A 20-year-old man is dead following a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 195, two miles south of Pullman.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
Pullman shooting probe hits dead end as prime suspect’s alibi checks out
After identifying a person of interest in a potentially gang-related shooting in late October that left two western Washington men hospitalized, Pullman police say the case has since gone cold.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
Pullman celebrity shelter dogs find loving families, homes
Stud and Muffin, the Humane Society of the Palouse’s beloved doggy duo since 2014, have been adopted to separate homes in Pullman, HSoP officials said.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Apple Cup emphasis patrols underway
Got tickets to see the Cougars take on the Huskies in the Apple Cup on Saturday? Or maybe you are a Washington State University student heading home for the holidays …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Pullman gets help to recruit retail
Pullman officials are hoping a new partnership with a consultant can bring much-needed retail dollars to the city.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 12:26 p.m.
Two teens injured in shooting at Pullman house party over the weekend
A late-night house party in Pullman ended in gunfire Sunday morning as two people were shot near Washington State University.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Witnesses in Latah County teen shooting say they were shocked, felt trapped
Two witnesses present at the mid-July camping trip during which Tim J. Reeves, 18, of Pullman, was fatally shot described what transpired that morning during a preliminary hearing Thursday in …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Uber, Lyft launch in Pullman after rocky start
Two weeks after the Pullman City Council amended its taxicab licensing code to fit background check requirements of “transportation network companies,” ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft officially launched Friday morning …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
Audit finds WSU may have violated federal grant rules
A state audit has found that Washington State University may have violated federal rules when it used about $17,000 from a grant to pay salaries and benefits for two employees …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Whitman County gets passing grade in audit; first time in more than decade
The Washington state Auditor’s Office announced Monday it had found no significant deficiencies or material weaknesses in Whitman County’s financial statements for the first time in more than a decade.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:33 a.m.
From atop a Pullman bar to Forbes
College Hill Custom Threads was recently named one of 15 finalists in the running to win one of Forbes’ first-ever Main Street Awards. The winners will be featured on Forbes.com …
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
Uber gets the green light in Pullman
The ride-hailing company Uber may now operate its business in Pullman without requiring its drivers to provide fingerprints after the Pullman City Council amended its taxicab licensing code at its …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 9:47 a.m.
Palouse Empire Fair opens Thursday
The Palouse Empire Fair will open Thursday with the annual senior’s pancake breakfast 8-10 a.m. at the event center of the fairgrounds, 322 Fairgrounds Road, west of Colfax.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
2017 GNL preview: West Valley Eagles could soar
Connor Whitney might just be the ultimate team player. His favorite football moment at West Valley has nothing to do with his own exploits on the field, which are considerable …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
Pullman airport offers $15.3 million for WSU land
The Washington State University Board of Regents will consider a $15.3 million land acquisition offer from the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport during a meeting Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Sunset magazine ranks Pullman among 10 Best College Towns in West
Sunset magazine believes Pullman is worthy of consideration by those people as well as anybody else looking for a friendly place to live, ranking it ninth on its Top 10 …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
WSU lands Seth Meyers for Dad’s Weekend gig
Host of “Late Night With Seth Meyers” is likely to talk current events during his Dad’s Weekend visit to Pullman.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 10:57 a.m.
Man fatally injured at construction site
An employee of Motley-Motley Inc. of Pullman was fatally injured Thursday at a city of Moscow construction site.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Washington State University investigates unsubstantiated bomb threat
A bomb threat was phoned into Washington State University in Pullman late Thursday afternoon, but police do not believe it was credible.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 11:15 a.m.
University of Idaho professor killed by lightning strike in Swiss Alps
Faculty and staff at the University of Idaho began mourning one of their own Monday when it was announced Samantha Ramsay, an assistant professor of nutrition at the Margaret Ritchie …
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.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 11:37 a.m.
Residents request state oversight of Whitman County auditor’s office
The latest of a series of mistakes by the Whitman County auditor’s office may just be the straw that broke the camel’s back, judging by a letter signed by at …