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Manuel excels in Bills’ 43-19 preseason win

Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel made his case to reclaim the starting job by going 7 of 8 for 170 yards and two touchdowns in a 43-19 preseason win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday.

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Sunday's Glance, Scoreboard

Sunday's Glance, Scoreboard

New fire breaks out east of Dayton

The state is mobilizing to assist firefighters with a new fire that has broken out east of Dayton.

Teens arrested in March drive-by shooting

A 17-year-old Walla Walla boy already held on charges of shooting at people in a gang-related attack in May now is believed to have fired shots into a house on Donald Street about two months earlier.

Column - Pluto’s demotion lends focus to smaller objects in space

Nine years ago this week Pluto lost its status as a planet. The International Astronomical Union, the organization that names astronomical objects and defines terms, determined Pluto did not meet its new definition of a planet.

Finalists named for Internet fiber project

For the past six weeks, Walla Walla’s residents have been jockeying online for their neighborhood to be chosen as the first to receive fiber powered Internet as part of PocketiNet Communications Inc. Gigabit Country program.

Editorial - Optimism abounds as new football season begins

Sports fans in Washington state need something to take their minds off the dreadful season the Seattle Mariners are having.

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Lodge’s elk statue found in field

A stolen 105-year-old elk statue was located this morning in a field in the area of U.S. Highway 12 and Sudbury Road, just west of Walla Walla.

Weather risks loom for Grizzly Bear firefighters

Firefighters working on the Grizzly Bear Complex Fire could face a new hazard Saturday as shifting, gusty winds blow in from the coast.

Walla Walla Clothing Co. expands its horizons

The retail outlet's key to success: Building enduring relationships with customers.

Call it the skinny jeans of business strategy. A little scary at first, perhaps. But with time, a perfect fit. If there’s anything Craig Richards and Teresa Ellison have learned from working with fashion, it’s to embrace change. (And how to pair anything — from tunics and tall boots to short jackets and heels — with the aforementioned jeans.)

Walla Walla man back on hunt after catastrophic injury

Quadriplegic outdoorsman Nels Hadden has big plans this year.

Walla Walla’s Nels Hadden, 53, may be quadriplegic — the result of a tragic accident on Interstate 84 more than six years ago — but he never lost his lifelong love of the outdoors.

TigerScots sweep twin bill

Weston-McEwen High School junior setter Ali Schroeder made 56 assists, nine kills and served six aces, and the volleyball team won two matches Thursday at home in Athena.

Cougars’ Falk was ‘born to be a quarterback’

Red-shirt sophomore Luke Falk took a long winding route to fulfill his dream to be a starting quarterback for an FBS college team.

The pieces are in place for the Washington State offense to put up big numbers this fall.

Column: Why did the M’s season go terribly wrong?

On the rare good days like Wednesday, when Felix Hernandez is dealing and Nelson Cruz is slugging and Ketel Marte is instigating, you can still catch a faint whiff of the optimism that once permeated the Mariner air.

Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik

The Seattle Mariners have fired general manager Jack Zduriencik after seven disappointing seasons during which the club failed to end its playoff drought.

How to Beat the Crowd - Ken Fisher