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New CPHS field and facilities

The new College Place High School's football stadium just got its bleachers.

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Prison program helps inmates practice sustainability

A prison program all about sustainable practices is sustaining itself pretty well.

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Large format photographer speaks at Fort Walla Walla

Jay Decker’s “field camera” weighs about 12 pounds, sans lens. It has a maximum shutter speed of 1/30th of a second and holds a whopping one piece of film at a time, and one piece of film can cost as much as $15.

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Brushes 'n Brix 'n fun, fun, fun!

New business offers paint, food and libations.

WALLA WALLA — Anyone can learn to paint, and have fun while doing so, Barb Newby believes. Might as well make a party of it, in fact, surrounded by friends, wine and snacks.

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Pomeroy's neon revivalist

POMEROY — Pinball machines and arcade games line the hallway, and a dozen televisions — mostly from the 1950s — stack to form a makeshift wall in the bedroom. Aside from an overhead light in the kitchen, every room is lit only by neon: a collection of glowing hamburgers, ice cream cones, shoes and an outline of the state of Nevada.

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'Let it go' this Halloween

On Friday, ghosts, goblins, vampires and all sorts of creepy crawlies — or less-scary facsimiles of them — will descend on neighborhoods with their annual threats of “trick or treat.”

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Walla Walla sailors tear up the waves

Some of the most exciting and challenging sailing in the Northwest is located at the most southwesterly section of the county at Port Kelley, Wash.

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DeSales Challenger program a touchdown with special-needs children

Most kids can only dream about scoring a touchdown while the crowd goes wild.

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Walla Walla Corn Maze celebrates 15 years of befuddling visitors

Six and two-thirds acres of Halloween fun and fright are in action once again.

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Extreme gun control

When Andy Porter and I received an invitation to attend a defensive handgun training class at Paratus Northwest, we nearly broke our journalistic training and jumped at the chance. Instead, we merely politely accepted.

ew CPHS field and facilities

The College Place High School football stadium is starting to take shape.

Brushes 'n Brix 'n fun, fun, fun

Barb Newby believes that anyone can learn to paint, and have fun at the same ...

Pomeroy's neon revivalist

David Webb's style of art lights up the night in Pomeroy.

Extreme gun control

Paratus Northwest was recently opened east of Walla Walla on Mill Creek Road.

Top 'o the Blues

A hike to the highest point in the Washington section of the Blue Mountains proves ...

A pretty fair workload

It's that time again! Time to get ready for Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days ...