Update: 911 service restored after cable cut

Thousands of people in Walla Walla County are unable to dial 911 and other numbers after a fiber cable was cut this afternoon off Lewis Road in Pasco.

Nine confirmed dead in I-84 bus crash

The following is an update from Oregon State Police on today's fatal bus crash on Interstate 84 east of Pendleton:

Dodd sentenced to maximum prison term

He was found guilty of murdering Kevin Myrick.

WALLA WALLA — After again proclaiming his innocence, Daniel D. Dodd was led from a courtroom at the County Courthouse on Thursday afternoon to begin serving a sentence of more than 35 years for the June 2011 murder of Kevin Myrick.