The Charm of the Palouse

Nestled in the southeastern part of Washington State, the Palouse stands out as a serene and pastoral landscape, often regarded as one of the seven wonders of the state.

This unique region is distinguished by its picturesque, gently rolling hills adorned with vast expanses of wheat fields, creating a mesmerizing tapestry of golden crops that sway in the gentle breeze.

The Palouse’s beauty lies not only in its scenic vistas but also in its deep connection to the land, as the agricultural roots run profound into the hills that define the landscape.

The Palouse Hills, with their undulating terrain, provide a tranquil and idyllic setting, offering a stark contrast to the rugged mountains and dense forests found in other parts of Washington. The agricultural significance of the region is evident in the vast wheat fields that dominate the landscape, showcasing the agricultural prowess of the local community.

The people of the Palouse have cultivated a unique way of life that revolves around the land, fostering a strong bond between the community, the hills, and the rich cultural heritage that has evolved over the years.

As one explores the Palouse, it becomes apparent that this region is more than just a geographical marvel; it is a living testament to the resilience and adaptability of the people who have shaped its character. From the golden waves of wheat during the harvest season to the peaceful charm of the countryside, the Palouse invites visitors to experience a harmonious blend of nature, agriculture, and culture in a setting that exudes tranquility and beauty.


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Palouse City Hall
East 120 Main Street
P.O Box 248
Palouse, WA 99161

City Hall Hours:
Monday through Friday,
8:00 am to Noon
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

City Council Meeting Minutes and Agendas

City Officials

Tim Sievers
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Misty La Follett
City Administrator 
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Jamie Gaber
Deputy Clerk
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Joel Anderson 
Officer in Charge 
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Wil Edwards
Fire Chief
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Mike Wolf
Public Works Superintendent
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Walter Fealy
Waste Treatment Operator

Evan Weagraff
Parks and Cemetery

Jacob Billington 
Building Inspector
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Bishop Law Office
City Attorney

City Council Members

Sarah Bofenkamp
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Angie Griner
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Leslie Jo Sena
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Molly Quigley
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Rainy Anderson
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Robert Brooks
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Ann Barrington
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