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Ingle Chapel plans Easter sunrise service, breakfast and egg hunt

MILTON-FREEWATER — Ingle Chapel, 85372 Highway 339, will host an Easter sunrise service, at 6:30 a.m., Sunday.

CASA calls for child advocate volunteers

WALLA WALLA — The Court Appointed Special Advocate Program is calling for more volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children in dependency court proceedings in Walla Walla and Columbia counties.

Waitsburg tops Valley schools in achievement

WALLA WALLA – The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction announced the 2013 Washington Achievement Awards Tuesday, and Waitsburg High School won the most accolades among area schools on the list.

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Mushroom guide created for region's national forests

WALLA WALLA — The Wallowa-Whitman, Umatilla, and Malheur National Forests have created a 2014 Mushroom Guide for recreational and commercial harvesters. The guide is available on the forests’ websites and free at ranger district and forest offices. Some highlights:

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VA chaplain brings end to ‘Heaven on Earth’ career

Ben Vegors, 91, steps down as the longest-serving VA chaplain in the nation.

WALLA WALLA — If only Ben Vegors' mother could see him now.

Reader note: Technical problems delay evening delivery

Because of technical problems experienced this morning, delays of about an hour are expected for home delivery of tonight's Union-Bulletin. We apologize for the inconvenience. If you have any questions, give our circulation department a call at 509-525-3301.

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Walla Walla SWAT team armors up

Walla Walla SWAT team members will travel in military style and security with the addition of a mine-resistant, ambush-protected armored vehicle to the Walla Walla Police Department.

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Senator lauds local effort to save, expand Walla Walla VA

WALLA WALLA — A bevy of federal, state and local officials turned out Tuesday to dedicate a new facility that will provide medical care to hundreds of local veterans.

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Ducky Derby fundraiser tickets go on sale

WALLA WALLA — Tickets for the annual Ducky Derby, to be held May 17, are now on sale.

Pursuit suspect was given ‘last chance’ in 2012

MILTON-FREEWATER — A man who was given what officials said was a “last chance” at rehabilitation in 2012 was arrested Tuesday after a high-speed pursuit from Athena to Milton-Freewater.

Feast Walla Walla has it covered

WALLA WALLA — Thirty-four wineries, two breweries, 13 food vendors and hundreds of patrons took ...

The homeless jigsaw puzzle

Walla Walla has a plethora of social services, but the plight of some homeless people ...

Ag science is a get-down-and-dirty deal

Waitsburg FFA students get hands-on learning about soil nutrition.

Cheesemaker in ag zoning limbo

Monteillet Fromagerie has been at odds with Columbia County over the commercial uses of its ...

Whitman rocks as team reaches championship game

The Whitman College women's basketball team heads to the championship game.

Gov. Inslee visits Dayton's Blue Mountain Station

Governor Jay Inslee toured the Port of Columbia's artisan food center, Blue Mountain Station, on ...

Multicultural Magic

Entertainment was offered at Edison Elementary School during a Multicultural Magic show there Thursday.

Local cowboy ropes in art as sideline

Rowdy Barry, a bullfighter at this weekend’s WWCC rodeo, is also a painter.

Device eases dam passage for lamprey

Lampreys, whose numbers have drastically declined, are critical to local river health.

Price of ‘essential’ vision

WALLA WALLA — Few could have seen it coming, not even eye-care professionals. Due to ...

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.

Furry Fridays for 3/14/14

Lee is a 3-year-old shorthair mix resident of the Blue Mountain Humane Society who is awaiting his new home and family.

Furry Fridays for 3/7

Bruno is an adorable, energetic 3-month-old pug mix puppy who is waiting at the Blue Mountain Humane Society for his permanent home and family.

Furry Fridays for 2/28

King is a friendly 8-year-old kitty awaiting adoption at the Blue Mountain Humane Society.

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Furry Fridays for 1/31

Billy, Scarlett and Izzy are 2-month-old chocolate Lab/shepherd puppies awaiting adoption at the Blue Mountain Humane Society.