Is there recourse for victims of online photo memes?

Those pilfered, captioned and shared photos that make us either cringe, rage or laugh out loud are as old as the Internet itself, but in these wild online times, is there any recourse for their victims?

WWII skiers-turned-soldiers meet servicemen slopeside

Given the choice between turning soldiers into skiers or skiers into soldiers during World War II, the U.S. government decided the latter was easier.

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Panorama - Spring breathes renewal into Valley

Now that we’re getting used to the time change ... It’s time to spring forward again — To spring.

Japanese survivors recount horrors of firebombing

It was not Hiroshima or Nagasaki, but in many ways, including lives lost, it was just as horrific.

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Panorama - Parks & Rec brings fencing to area youth

“To touch without being touched,” fencing instructor Kaitlin Seiberlich said, stating the goal and motto of the Whitman College Fencing Club.

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Panorama - In recognition of spectators

With the game on the line, and all eyes on the players, I sometimes like to turn my camera to the crowd.

Column - Made in the shade — 20 years in the antiques biz

We have just completed our 20th year selling antiques in the butterscotch yellow-colored Shady Lawn Creamery buildings.

Panorama - For the LOVE of cooking

With ‘February for Foodies’ in full swing, the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center hosted 15 couples for a cooking class on Valentine’s Day.

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Photos - The mighty camera of Minnie Moe

Hanging from a limb at the top of an 1,100-foot cliff, Minnie Moe snapped the photograph she had promised her friends.

‘Still Alice’ highlights hidden toll of Alzheimer’s

Her performance as a vibrant woman fading into the darkness of Alzheimer’s is doing more than earning awards for actress Julianne Moore. The movie “Still Alice” is raising awareness of a disease too often suffered in isolation, even if the Hollywood face is younger than the typical real-life patient.

Southern town divided by echoes of divided past

Along Main Street in a small South Carolina city, there is war memorial honoring fallen World War I and II soldiers, dividing them into two categories: “white” and “colored.”

Tugboat adventures on the Snake River

There are many ways to look at the Snake River, but the view from a tugboat’s wheelhouse is one of the better ones.

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Walla Walla nursery nurtures succulent dreams

It started as a seed of indulgence, Kim Hoskins-Hinchey recently recalled.

Column - For owners, it’s a new year at Shady Lawn Antiques

January marks the beginning of the New Year at Shady Lawn Antiques, but it hasn’t always been so.

It’s no puzzle why ‘escape room’ adventures are popular

The name of the game is “Escape Room” — a literal description for a complicated endeavor. A team of people sign up to be locked in a room, and they must find clues and solve puzzles to complete a given mission and find the key to escape.

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