Alasdair Stewart is the managing editor for news and multimedia at the Union-Bulletin. He joined the U-B in 1994 after graduating from Whitman College and worked as a paginator and copy editor until 1999, when he moved to New Hampshire. He worked at The Telegraph in Nashua, N.H., for five years as a copy editor, environmental news writer, columnist and metro editor before returning to the Union-Bulletin in 2005.
Alasdair and his wife, Holly, live in Walla Walla with their daughter and a Newfoundland dog.
On today’s Viewpoints page, you’ll find a column by Walla Walla County Sheriff John Turner regarding an investigation into potential payroll fraud at the Sheriff’s Office.
WALLA WALLA — A man facing murder and assault charges related to the fatal shooting of a rival gang member pleaded guilty today to a reduced charge.
If you haven’t already registered, a few weeks remain before you’ll be shut out of the process.
Health and fitness covers a lot of ground. Some of that ground — eat your greens, get some exercise — we should all be able to agree on.
A trio of gardens just off downtown Walla Walla give native and drought-tolerant plants a place to show off their summer colors to passers-by. Some of the blooms, such as gaillardea and echinacea, are showy; others are subtle, unless you take a moment to