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Thursday, July 29, 2021

The Moscow School board Wednesday approved a back-to-school plan that would require students, faculty and staff to wear masks while indoors for at least the first three weeks of the school yea…

The Dixie-Jumbo complex 14 miles southeast of Grangeville and 15 miles south of Elk City continues to grow in steep and difficult terrain, posing an increasing threat to the communities of Dix…

Teresa Myott snapped this image recently at her barn in Palouse. “It’s amazing the beauty we can find in our own backyard,” she wrote.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Fire managers across Idaho, the Pacific Northwest and beyond are using the word "unprecedented" frequently this year. They are seeing extreme fire behavior and a volume of fire that is without precedent. The combination is stretching firefighting personnel and equipment to the limit. Everything from aircraft to hoses is in short supply.

Dennis Marshal, of Arroyo Grande, Calif., assists his granddaughter, Everly Unger, 4, of Viola, attach a worm to the hook of her fishing rod while fishing with his daughter, Joy Unger, left, and grandsons Canaan Unger, 12, and Edwin Unger, 10, at Spring Valley Reservoir on Tuesday afternoon. “Most people say their favorite part of fishing is catching the fish, but my favorite part of fishing is just sitting here while my kids enjoy their day,” Joy Unger said.

The Pullman City Council engaged in heated discussion Tuesday night before voting to give the Downtown Pullman Association financial backing to seek a grant that would fund a full-time executi…

WASHINGTON, D.C. — “This is how I’m going to die, defending this entrance,” Capitol Police Sergeant Aquilino Gonell recalled thinking, testifying Tuesday at the emotional opening hearing of th…

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention changed course Tuesday on some masking guidelines, recommending that even vaccinated people return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the U.S. …

Two Moscow parks have been pesticide free since April 2019, and now the city is proposing designating one park each year free of the chemicals, said David Schott, Moscow parks and facilities manager.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Jim Robinson, of Moscow, is seen washing his truck outside of his workshop, JD Rebel and Company, along the North Almon Business Park in Moscow through a glass and steel artwork that he created at the beginning of the year. 

Crews continued to make progress Monday on the Sand Mountain and Johnson Creek fires burning in Latah and Clearwater counties, though temperatures promise to remain high and the weather dry th…

The pumping capacity of Harvard’s lone drinking water well has fallen significantly and the unincorporated town’s water system operator is fearing the worst.

Cade Van Wormer, of Southern Tier, installs fiber optic cable for Ziply Fiber along Maple Street in Pullman on Monday afternoon.

Monday, July 26, 2021
Sunday, July 25, 2021

An orthopedic surgeon at Whitman Hospital and Medical Clinics in Colfax has served as a medical official for three Olympic Games and one Paralympic Games.

MOSCOW — The Latah County Human Rights Task Force and the Moscow Human Rights Commission will hold their annual Great Moscow Food Drive from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Saturday, July 24, 2021