1957 - 2014
Janel Haer, 57, died Aug. 19, 2014
1936 - 2014
Ernest Gene Oster, 77, died Aug. 19, 2014
1945 - 2014
Claudia Marie Gentry, 69, passed away June 24, 2014
1922 - 2014
Roy Edward Niedt of Milton-Freewater passed away Aug. 15, 2014
1918 - 2014
Grace Eleanor Streifling, 96, passed away on July 9, 2014
1934 - 2014
Irene Joyce Wert, 80, died Aug. 19, 2014
WALLA WALLA — A seven-day cruise through Alaska’s Inside Passage will be raffled off in a fundraiser to benefit the Walla Walla Senior Citizens Center.
He made it! On Aug. 2, Walla Wallan Joel McClure completed a 3,300-mile cross-country bike ride for Push America.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla General Hospital will host Kids Day at the Downtown Farmers Market. The event will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the market, Fourth Avenue and Main Street, behind City Hall. Youngsters can visit the “Good Food Train” for fun activities and special prizes.
Waitsburg School Board
WALLA WALLA — Trilogy Recovery Community will host the fourth annual 5k Run for Recovery during National Recovery Month.
WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Joint Community Development Agency has received a request from the city’s Engineering Division to demolish the old Valve House at 521 Mill Creek Road, currently used for miscellaneous storage. The demolition is proposed to make room for water treatment plan upgrades required by the Department of Health.
Births reported at Walla Walla General Hospital
Garfield County Commission
WALLA WALLA — Registration has been extended through Aug. 25 for the third annual Walla Walla Walks Against Drunk Driving Fun Run.
DAYTON — Columbia County Prosecutor Rea Culwell will have a challenger in November after Randy O. Lewis amassed enough write-in votes in the Aug. 5 primary to get his name on the general election ballot.
As summer comes to an end, I am both eager and excited to get back to work in the classroom. I work as an para-educator in the K-2 developmentally delayed class at Prospect Point. This will be my fifth year working in the district and I can honestly say that what I do for a living is truly my passion. So much so that I am currently going to school in order to become a special-education teacher.
WALLA WALLA — Tickets for the 13th annual Pond and Garden Tour, hosted by the Walla Walla Community Hospice, are now on sale.
Columbia County Commission
Waitsburg City Council