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Thursday, October 19, 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 American Society of Mammologists (ASM) Convention.  Janet Rachlow, Professor in the Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences at the University of Idaho, will be accepting the award for herself and Ryan Long, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, October 19, 2017
The City of Moscow is seeking up to four artists to facilitate face painting at Friendship Square in downtown Moscow, Idaho as part of the Moscow Chamber of Commerce’s “Downtown Trick-or-Treat” on Tuesday, October 31st from 3 – 6 p.m.  The City will provide a space in Friendship Square, tables, chairs, and a canopy in case of inclement weather. Artists are responsible for supplying their own ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Third Street Gallery’s exhibit titled: “Vandal Traditions” runs through Friday, November 24, 2017. The exhibit features items from the University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives; the Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences Leila Old Historic Clothing Collection; and Vandal Athletics.  A speaker series on a variety of topics will accompany this exhibit. The series ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The City of Moscow Human Rights Commission will host the biennial Ismat Ara and Abdul Mannan Sheikh Community Unity Award Ceremony in the Great Room at the 1912 Center Great Room located at 412 E Third Street, November 2, 2017 at 7 p.m.  The Moscow community is invited to join the Human Rights Commission in celebrating the 2017 award winner to be announced at the ceremony. The award is to honor ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Beginning October 18, 2017, 6th Street will be closed from Jefferson to Van Buren.  City of Moscow crews will be installing under-drains on the 6th Street hill where water from springs in the area have saturated the base rock causing structural damage that would likely make the road difficult to maintain over the winter if not addressed this fall.   The project is estimated to be completed by ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, October 16, 2017
The Palouse Choral Society will perform “Around the World at Christmas,” a concert presenting music from the Christmas and holiday traditions of over 20 countries, in early December.  The Chorale, Chamber Choir, and Children’s Choir will each be featured. Performances will be Friday, December 1, at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, December 3, at 4 pm, both at the historic St Boniface church in ...read more
Friday, October 13, 2017
The Latah County Historical Society will have new hours beginning October 17th. The Centennial Annex is open Tuesday through Friday, changing its hours to a new schedule, open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. McConnell Mansion is open Tuesday through Friday, and some Saturdays, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.  ###
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Friday, October 13, 2017
Spanish quartet Las Migas will perform their signature blend of flamenco and Mediterranean music in Washington State University’s Jones Theatre on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 7:30 p.m.  In addition to their evening concert, Las Migas will present a lecture/demonstration on Nov. 1 at 12 p.m. in Jones Theatre, that is free and open to all. Las Migas are nominated for a 2017 Latin Grammy Award for Best ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, October 13, 2017
Two Rivers Beer Choir returns to the Valley Thursday, November 16, 7 to 8 p.m., at Riverport Brewing Company.  Beer choir celebrates the pleasures of pub-singing and craft beer.  The Palouse-Two Rivers chapter event is free and open to the public.  Come sing or listen, have a beer and join the fun! Riverport Brewing Company is just north of the Walmart Tire Center, at 150 9th St., Suite B, in ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, October 12, 2017
The City of Moscow and the Moscow Arts Commission are seeking submissions for the Artwalk 2018 cover art.  Artwalk 2018 opening receptions will be taking place on Friday, June 15, 2018.  Artwalk 2018 will celebrate the work of a local artist on the cover of the event brochure. Artists may submit up to 2 images of work to be considered for the cover art. All submissions must be new work or work ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Pursuant to City Code Title 5, Chapter 17, establishing an outdoor irrigation season, the Public Works Director, Les MacDonald, has consulted with appropriate staff, researched temperature and precipitation information, and determined that the 2016 Irrigation Season for the City of Moscow shall end October 24, 2017.  Water customers of the City of Moscow are reminded that outdoor irrigation ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, October 06, 2017
The Moscow Police Department will be holding its 18th Annual Citizen Police Academy from January 17th to April 4th, 2018.  This eleven-week course meets once a week to provide an opportunity for citizens to learn and experience Moscow’s approach to community policing and law enforcement as a profession while enhancing communication lines to those citizens we serve and protect.  Course topics ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Third Street Gallery’s exhibit titled: “Vandal Traditions” runs through Friday, November 24, 2017. The exhibit features items from the University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives; the Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences Leila Old Historic Clothing Collection; and Vandal Athletics.  A speaker series on a variety of topics will accompany this exhibit. The ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Art The Moscow Food Co-op welcomes artist Polly Walker of Moscow, Idaho who will display her rugs in the Co-op’s deli gallery.  The opening reception is 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., Friday, October 13.  The show will run through Wednesday, November 8.  Walker’s unique rugs are made of more than 10 yards of polar fleece material, mostly upcycled, and are all hand twined on a small loom. The Co-op is located ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
4:00-5:00pm, Saturday, September 30 Location: Latah County Fairgrounds Kitchen (located at 1021 Harold Street in Moscow) Cost per class: $5 community; $3 Co-op owners; FREE for FLOWER participants*** *** For those not enrolled in FLOWER, there is a small fee to reserve your seat. When you attend the class you will receive a Moscow Food Co-op gift card for half of the fee you paid.  Class ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, September 22, 2017
The first class of Leadership Moscow for the 2017-2018 season was held on Thursday, September 21st from 8 a.m. to 3 p.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. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
The Latah County Historical Society (LCHS) invites the public to a discussion series about the Vietnam War that will take place in the weeks following the airing of PBS’s newest documentary directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Although a significant event in American history, many today know little about the Vietnam War.The Vietnam War, which premiered on September 17th and is comprised of 10 ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, September 18, 2017
Palouse Pathways, a local non-profit providing resources around higher education, is hosting an“Honors Night” from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Wednesday September 27 at the Great Room of the 1912 Center.  This is the third year Palouse Pathways is hosting the event, and it will be double the size of last year’s. This year, representatives from the honors colleges and programs at University of Washington, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Third Street Gallery’s newest exhibit titled: “Vandal Traditions” begins on Friday, September 8, 2017 and runs through Friday, November 24, 2017. The exhibit features items from the University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives; the M Ritchie School of Family & Consumer Sciences Leila Old Historic Clothing Collection; and Vandal Athletics. This reception is free and open to the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The City of Moscow, with the assistance of Latah County, will host a general election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 to elect three 4-year term City Council positions, one 2-year term City Council position and one 4-year term Mayor position.    State requirements for applying to run for office include a variety of forms to be filed.  Available now is the Appointment and Certification of Political ...read more
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