Timeline: The day of the fire in Malden

Timeline: The day of the fire in Malden

This article first appeared in the Spokesman-Review. on September 5, 2021. Article by Emma Epperly. Photos by Jesse Tinsley. The morning of Sept. 7, 2020, lived up to the red flag warning issued by the National Weather Service. Bill Tensfeld, director of Whitman...
Babb Fire Investigation Report

Babb Fire Investigation Report

This report was published first in the Moscow-Pullman Daily News on May 18, 2021. By Elaine Williams, for the Daily News. Probe: Malden fire caused by branch on power line An investigation by the Washington Department of Natural Resources found a fire that leveled...
Pullman woman’s art to benefit Malden

Pullman woman’s art to benefit Malden

This article first appeared in the Moscow-Pullman Daily News.  By Anthony Kuipers, Daily News staff writer. Mar 20, 2021 Updated Mar 20, 2021 Jean Arnold’s paintings will be on display this spring A Pullman woman is using her artwork to benefit the Malden community...
Malden relief effort began before the embers died

Malden relief effort began before the embers died

This article first appeared in the Moscow-Pullman Daily News on January 2. By Elaine Williams. Linda Pritchett’s involvement in the relief effort for Malden fire victims began at 7 a.m. on a Tuesday less than 24 hours after the catastrophe. Her cellphone rang, and a...