Savannah Cardon

The borders of legality
The legalization of marijuana near Moscow evokes debate among locals

October 10, 2017

Despite Pullman and Moscow being two prominent border towns on the Palouse, a recent rift has formed between them — marijuana. In 2012, Washington state legalized the use of recreational marijuana, instantly prompting the expansion of dispensaries around Pullman, including ones near the Washington state-Idaho border. This has sparked some debate among Palouse residents, particularly……

The science beneath the soil
Kelly Creek excavations teach archeologists about the Palouse’s former inhabitants

March 14, 2017

Near the North Fork of the Clearwater River sits Kelly Creek, a place well known for its vast archeological discoveries and hidden treasures. There, a University of Idaho archeology team, which includes graduate and undergraduate students, spent three years excavating artifacts and looking for answers to unfold mysteries of the past and determine behaviors of……