Astronomical club offers guided tour of night sky - Fri, 06 Sep 2013 PST
A state park ranger and stargazers from the Spokane Astronomical Society will gather Saturday evening on the 150-acre butte north of Colfax to offer tours both terrestrial and celestial.
Golden harvest - Fri, 16 Aug 2013 PST
Dick Schu's weathered hands grip the controls of his combine, his left on the wheel and his right clutching the gearshift as he slowly descends a hill on his Whitman County farmland.
Longtime aerial sprayer applies expertise to Palouse farmland - Sun, 21 Jul 2013 PST
Who could forget that iconic scene in Hitchcock's "North by Northwest" where a malevolent crop-duster tries to give Cary Grant a buzz cut? Or Han Solo's dismissive comment to a precocious Luke Skywalker: "Traveling through hyperspace ain't like dusting crops, boy!" Not much help is the Department of Labor's annual list of America's most dangerous ... (more)