WALLA WALLA — The second annual Walla Walla Home and Outdoor Show is under way this weekend at the Walla Walla County Fairgrounds Pavilion.
WALLA WALLA — Science, technology, engineering and math may not be the most popular topics with girls, but you wouldn’t have known it by the numbers of participants in this year’s Great Explorations workshops.
WALLA WALLA — The seventh generation, sustainability, public art, punishment, Latinos and the future of food.
WALLA WALLA — Fifteen acres of Eastgate land off of Isaacs Avenue could one day be the newest location for a big-box retailer, but not before the city passes a number of hurdles including a public hearing Wednesday.
WALLA WALLA — A box of abandoned puppies was discovered in the driveway of a house on the 300 block of Craig Street.
WALLA WALLA — Police are investigating an organized teenage street fight that was captured on video and posted on the Internet on Thursday night.
WALLA WALLA — A “Fountain For Youth” is the latest Rotarian project that aims to help families cool off this summer.
WALLA WALLA — The City Council approved a new ordinance on absenteeism on Wednesday night, but failed to pass any guidelines that would have given members direction in determining what constitutes an excused absence.
A run-bike-run challenge was held Sunday on the trails around Bennington Lake.
WALLA WALLA — The area’s first official run-bike-run mountain bike race saw 72 contestants running, pedaling and coasting — but mostly pedaling — through several miles of trails surrounding Bennington Lake on Sunday.
Some representatives from the tour will go to Washington D.C.
This year’s festival was longer, included more bands and attracted larger audiences.
WALLA WALLA — The Enigma, the sideshow performer whose body is covered with puzzle-piece tattoos and implanted horns on his forehead, will be shocking and tattooing locals on Thursday and Friday.
WALLA WALLA — They came with books, crafts and hats to Reid Center on a Sunday, their mission to show kids reading makes for a fun day.
WALLA WALLA — The State Auditor’s Office reported it was in error when it included a reference to a Citizens Hotline investigation in a Walla Walla County Rural Library District audit.
WALLA WALLA — The Downtown Walla Walla Foundation is the new operator of the city’s farmers’ market, again.
WALLA WALLA — City Council members who missed recent meetings are off the hook, temporarily, as the city continues to work on a new absenteeism policy for its paid elected officials.
WALLA WALLA — A proposed 871-acre annexation on the south end of the city got its first review at a regular City Council meeting, and its first public outcry opposing it.
WALLA WALLA — The first Awesome Race fundraiser went to the Walla Walla Rollergirls, who raised $1,125 for the YMCA’s Sustain The Youth program.
WALLA WALLA — Mayor Jim Barrow was one of dozens of Washington state mayors who recently signed a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee and the Washington state Legislature in support of a gasoline tax increase.
WALLA WALLA — Several dogs were rescued in a fire this morning that claimed the life of at least one family pet.
BURBANK — A Kennewick man was arrested Tuesday morning by deputies after the man reportedly stopped traffic on U.S. Highway 12 and jumped into a stranger’s SUV in an attempt to escape.
WALLA WALLA — Harlem Shake, the latest viral video dance craze, has already had one locally produce version released on YouTube and a second is expected to go online today.
MILTON-FREEWATER — Residents wanting to learn what they can do to fight crime in Umatilla County are encouraged to attended a rural Neighborhood Watch meeting on Monday.
MILTON-FREEWATER — It was class finals for a dozen dogs that were trying to prove they could curb their instinct to bark, growl, lunge or, in Lobo’s case, just have a little too much fun.
Member Shane Laib's temporary job in Olympia has brought matters to a head.
WALLA WALLA — City Council Member Shane Laib’s temporary employment at state Sen. Michael Baumgartner’s Olympia office is forcing an issue that had been overlooked for years by the City Council.
MILTON-FREEWATER — Less than a week after opening an online auction to benefit Jessica Schmaltz, the 8-year-old stricken with seizures for most of her life, coordinators said they met their goal.
WALLA WALLA — A local man known for his enthusiastic smile and eagerness to carry groceries celebrated his 50th birthday Saturday, along with a couple hundred people who call Jesse Castro their friend.
Friday’s two-hour meeting came 10 days after the home invasion attack of Joyce Key.
WALLA WALLA — A sorority sweet on reading spent part of Saturday helping little hands make valentines for sweethearts.
A bowling day and a dance are planned for the kiddos and their grown-up partners.
WALLA WALLA — The Parks and Recreation Department this week will kick off the first of its two annual Valentine’s events, both of which are geared toward parents and their children.
The program will focus on teaching teens how to produce video projects.
The program will focus on teaching teens how to produce video projects.
WALLA WALLA — As the Walla Walla County Rural Library District moves ahead with building a 15,000-square-foot County Central library branch, the controversy also advances.
It’s their job to keep the game moving and the players safe.
WALLA WALLA — On a Whitman College field still moist from the Saturday morning mist, eight men readied themselves to make the switch from player to official for what some say is probably the toughest organized team sport.
WALLA WALLA — Turning a centuries-old French fairy tale known as “La Belle et la Bête” into a local ballet production has been a beast of a project for The Dance Center director Idalee Hutson-Fish.
WALLA WALLA — Sybarite5: A cello, a viola, two violins, a bass and “Everything In Its Right Place.”
WALLA WALLA — You might say the game of life brought Andrew Holt and Josh Santana together.
WALLA WALLA — For the third consecutive year, City Council voted unanimously on Wednesday to dedicate funds from this year’s Utility Round-up donation program to the unfunded Pioneer Park Aviary.
WALLA WALLA — In case you haven’t heard, the ukulele has been experiencing a bit of a revival for at least a decade now.
As far as the weather goes, a more typical cold January is predicted for the next few days.
WALLA WALLA — Starting next month, curbside recycling will move to an every-other-week schedule in an attempt to keep customer service fees from increasing too much, city officials said.
WALLA WALLA — How much wood would a Boy Scout chuck if a Boy Scout could chuck wood?
WALLA WALLA — The Rural Library District will reimburse unincorporated Walla Walla County residents who purchase a city library card for their household next year.
WALLA WALLA — A debate over what some say is the costly and needless removal of underground electrical lines now has the Washington State Utilities and Transportation Commission asking Pacific Power to reconsider its customer termination policy.
Marine Lance Cpl. Logan Morris) returned to Walla Walla on Friday to a welcoming crowd of around 50 people at the Walla Walla Regional Airport.
WALLA WALLA — A bit of luck and bare feet helped deputies nab a suspect wanted in a high-speed eluding chase on Thursday.
WALLA WALLA — On Wednesday, the Walla Walla City Council approved a resolution to oppose a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision from 2010.
WALLA WALLA — A 13-year-old and her mother were injured Thursday afternoon when both were struck by a pickup while crossing East Main Street.
WALLA WALLA — City Council approved a $126,000 sell-off of carbon credits, which the city receives as part of a methane flare-off program at Sudbury Landfill.
WALLA WALLA — With no other viable alternative, City Council unanimously approved joining the Walla Walla Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization.
WALLA WALLA — The Pioneer Park Aviary is safe for the next six months and possibly longer, but only if supporters can show the city they can raise enough to rebuild and run the facility on a permanent basis.