August 18, 2011
Maintenance workers put some final touches on the new entry arch at the Washington State Penitentiary. Made to mark the penitentiary's 125th anniversary, the steel arch is a replication of the prison's original entryway, which was made of wood.
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The new cross-buck fence at the penitentiary may look spendy, but teamwork kept the cost down to only a few thousand dollars.
WALLA WALLA -- As part of its 125th anniversary, the most-visible part of the Washington State Penitentiary has a new look that celebrates its history, at a considerable savings to taxpayers.A new grand entrance and white cross-buck fence running along 13