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Local fundraiser planned to help put ALS on ice

WALLA WALLA — Gary D’Agostino is thinking big.

Design pulls plug on splash pads this year

WALLA WALLA — Summer officially ended Monday without a new splash pad in due to a delay caused by the state’s departments of Health and Ecology.

Suspect’s assault trial moved to October date

WALLA WALLA — Trial for a defendant accused of involvement in an attack on two men outside an Eastgate restaurant last year has been rescheduled in Walla Walla County Superior Court.

Semi-truck collides with car in Burbank

A semi-truck veered off the road following a crash near Burbank, clipping the side of a farm building where dozens of people were eating lunch.

Both sides agree Craigen killed Carter; jury will determine circumstances

Cecil “Rob” Carter looked up from his work at his plumbing shop outside Milton-Freewater at about 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 30, 2011, saw George West Craigen through a window and uttered, “No, no.” Craigen then fired eight rounds from a handgun.

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Colorful dance raises funds for local schools

WALLA WALLA — Close to 300 people attended Fiestas Patrias on Saturday night, a fundraiser for Garrison and Pioneer middle schools’ Baile Folklorico dance programs.

Calls for climate change action gain steam

A day after Sunday’s worldwide, including one in Walla Walla, calling for action on climate change, several new initiatives were to be announced today by big-city mayors, California’s governor.

Updated: Snake River barge and fishing boat collide

A 64-year-old Kennewick man and two teens survived being run over by a barge on the Snake River at about 5 a.m. Sunday after a night of fishing.

Updated: Police investigate death of inmate at Walla Walla County Jail

WALLA WALLA — A 32-year-old female inmate died Sunday night at the Walla Walla County Jail, according to a news release from Sheriff John Turner.

Local health providers gear up for flu season

Before flu season comes, there is flu vaccine season — at least for people serious about avoiding the illness.

Rural town's schools at crossroads

It's clear Dayton has lost a significan number of students to other districts. The reasons ...

Enrollment solutions rife with Catch-22s

Many ideas cost money, which the school district doesn't have.

Jalapenos spice up Muddy Frogwatter

Milton-Freewater's Muddy Frogwater saw numerous changes this year in an effort to increase attendance and ...

Furry Fridays for 5/2

Penelope is an 8-year-old Chihuahua mix who is new to the Humane Society. She is friendly and sweet and has experience as both an indoor and outdoor dog.

Furry Fridays for 4/25

Snooki is an 8-year-old calico. She likes gentle strokes and scratches and needs a home where her arthritis can be cared for.

Cowboy poetry in Prescott II

Nevada Slim and Cimmaron Sue sing "Tumbling Tumbleweeds" at the Prescott Library.

Cowboy poetry in Prescott

Poem by Olivia Kiefel, 3, read by her dad at a cowboy poetry event at the Prescott Library.

Furry Fridays for 4/18

Jazz is a 5-year-old Chihuahua mix. He's friendly, smart and and playful.

Furry Fridays for 4/11

Stoffie is a playful, friendly 6-month-old kitty awaiting adoption at the Blue Mountain Humane Society.

March in support of Walla Walla High School bond

Marchers walked from First Congregational Church to Land Title Plaza to show support for a bond measure soon to face Walla Walla School District voters.

Furry Fridays for 4/4

King is a 1-year-old Staffordshire terrier. He appears to be deaf, but has already started learning hand signals. He is very friendly!

Furry Fridays for 3/28/14

Batty Lou is a 6-month-old Chihuahua mix puppy who is waiting for her new home at the Blue Mountain Humane Society. Batty is quiet and sweet and is very enthused about patting and treats.

Furry Fridays for 3/21/14

Stella is a sweet, well-behaved 5-year-old Shih Tzu mix. She's looking for her permanent home and lives at the Blue Mountain Humane Society.