I write to urge you to vote yes on the science building bond. I graduated from Wa-Hi in 1993, and I remember that even then, the science classrooms were crowded and aging.
Milton-Freewater School Board
Out with the chocolate wine. In with the cabernet sauvignon and chardonnay.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College will host a live stream of a book talk on “What Excellent Community Colleges Do: Preparing All Students for Success” on Thursday at 9 a.m. in the WWCC board room.
WALLA WALLA — If you got a chance to taste Troy Tipton’s elaborate cocoa bean confections at last weekend’s Lillie Rice Center benefit Chocolate Festival, you know his work is scrumptious.
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Baker Boyer Bank has announced the promotions of six employees:
WALLA WALLA — The prison time has been cut by two years for a career criminal who police say set up a large methamphetamine lab at the Walla Walla Vineyard Inn in 2011.
POMEROY — Although funding specifics still need to be worked out, the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office hopes to put a full-time school resource officer in Pomeroy schools next year.
Gonzaga bolts to a 21-point lead over the Cougars right off the bat, and wins the WCC title, 75-64.
NFL free agency begins with the Seahawks retaining TE Anthony McCoy, losing two defensive players, and showing interest in TE Jermichael Finley.
Walla Walla High School grad and Portland State guard Gary Winston has been named second-team All-Big Sky Conference player.
Whitman College is hosting a women’s basketball NCAA Division III Sectional Championship Friday and Saturday at Sherwood Center.
West Point grad Nick Hill is still chasing his dream of playing big-league ball after being cut by the Mariners on Tuesday.
Washington’s Travell Dixon hopes to hold onto a starting spot at cornerback during spring drills.
Sounders forward Chad Barrett has played for six teams since 2008.
Kelly Graves, the Gonzaga women’s coach, had said earlier in the West Coast Conference tournament that for his team, it all starts with defense.
Portland’s losing streak reaches three games as Memphis takes the 109-99 win.
Spots in the NCAA men’s tournament are on the line this week as teams try to impress the selection committee with wins in their conference tourneys.
Pass rushers DeMarcus Ware and Julius Peppers hit the market among NFL moves on Tuesday.
Jonathan Martin has had Jim Harbaugh’s support all along, from his early college days at Stanford to the offensive tackle’s tumultuous year in which he accused a Dolphins teammate of bullying, and even in a formal NFL investigation into the situation in Miami.
The Walla Walla Valley Academy AcroKnights team has been invited to perform during halftime at the Portland Trail Blazers game on March 20, as the Blazers play the Washington Wizards.
Fred Moore, of Walla Walla, had a hole-in-one on the 18th hole at the Milton-Freewater Golf Course on Tuesday.
Moving swiftly to address driver safety concerns, NASCAR banned cool-down laps and will start allowing teams to hook up cooling units to their engines on pit road — the first major changes to the popular new knockout qualifying format unveiled this season.
Facing an opponent he had never seen play, Novak Djokovic asked around the locker room and got some intel from his coach. Djokovic then went out and beat Alejandro Gonzalez 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 in the third round at the BNP Paribas Open.
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Irene Anne Weller passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014,
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Robert Anthony Weller passed away on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014,
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Hayden Riley Follett, 22, passed away on March 6, 2014 on Whidbey Island
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Dayton resident Donal “Don” Lee Tate, 79, died March 10, 2014,
A nasal spray capable of countering the immediate effects of heroin or prescription pain pill overdoses could be in Washington State University students’ hands by fall.
Starbucks has unveiled a new iPhone app that will allow customers to tip from their smartphone, a move that flexes the coffee giant’s digital muscle and could help line baristas’ pockets with money from the millions who use mobile devices to pay for their lattes.
In a small office on the edge of the Chinatown International District, volunteers for 15 Now, the grass-roots effort to raise the minimum wage in Seattle, have the answers to commonly asked questions posted on the wall.
Brandon Krenzler of Pendleton told Umatilla County commissioners his daughter’s young life would be a nightmare without medical marijuana. He urged the board Tuesday to vote down a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries.
Franklin County commissioners extended a moratorium on marijuana-related businesses in unincorporated Franklin County that was set to expire at midnight Tuesday.