Providence garners top grade for hospital safety

Providence St. Mary Medical Center and Kadlec Medical Center recently received “A” grades for hospital safety from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.

Sweet Onion sausages get side of curry

Caterer Sipid Bites has a new face to the curry-loving world.

Hairstylist to commemorate Veterans Day with free cuts

Another Walla Walla hairstylist is offering free trims for veterans Tuesday.

Wine Woman pens history of local wine industry

Blogger, retailer and now author: The Wild Walla Walla Wine Woman has a book due out next week.

Coffee seller brews up distinctive kettle stand

When Reva Hall’s contractor of choice seemed to be dragging his heels on an update to her business’s drive-up coffee kiosk, the owner of Ole Lady’s Place Coffee admits she became exasperated.

Alaska Airlines ranks second in on-time arrivals

Alaska Airlines landed above the national average for on-time arrivals in September, ranking as the No. 2 large airline in that regard.

Financial adviser again named to Raymond James executive council

For the eighth time in nine years, a local financial adviser has been named a member of the executive council of Raymond James Financial Services

Author's book sales will help injured rodeo riders

An Oregon author is working to stir up interest and raise funds for a charity that assists injured rodeo riders.

Carpet cleaner finds thyme to remove pet odor

Local cleaning company Clean ‘n Dry says it’s come up with a gee-whiz solution for stubborn pet odors.

Winery owner: Area's 2014 vintage should be 'excellent'

The Oregon Wine Board’s annual harvest report suggests a banner year for the Walla Walla Valley.

Downtown Farmers Market shops for new manager

WALLA WALLA — The Downtown Farmers Market will see a leadership change with the departure of manager Cheryl Thyken.

Downtown retailers to hold sales event Sunday

If you’re the shop early, shop often sort, downtown merchants hope to put a twinkle in your eye this Sunday with Sparkle.

'Ideation' event to draw from attendees' ideas

An open mike gathering in Palouse will add a visual twist to a discussion of business and social ventures.

Banner, AmericanWest banks to merge

WALLA WALLA — Two of the region’s big community banks announced a merger today.

Olive to dispel winter gloom with catered dinners

Olive Catering is cooking up a series of dinners for the cool, quiet season.

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