TOUCHET — The Touchet School Board recently approved a resolution to put a $6.5 million bond measure before voters in February. The funds would be used along with state matching funds for complete renovation of the secondary school.
Ski Bluewood’s 34th season will begin Friday with operating hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The ski area’s management says plenty of fresh snow is expected by this weekend.
For artist Steve Henderson, the rolling hills around Dayton are a great inspiration. “I really enjoy painting the landscape around here,” he said, “and the paintings it has inspired have been very well-received.”
DAYTON — When Suzi and Duane Tasker found out that their son Noa was gluten intolerant, Suzi Tasker began researching recipes for good food he could eat.
DAYTON — Cheese, granola and hot sauce. While that combination may sound less than appetizing, the Port of Columbia hopes those ingredients will help cook up a successful new artisan food center at Blue Mountain Station in Dayton.
WALLA WALLA — Danny Butler was dapper in his three-piece brown wool suit as he enthusiastically described his win at the Washington state Make it with Wool contest and fashion show.
DAYTON — The Columbia County Board of Commissioners recently approved a capital expenditure of $35,000 in 2013 for maintenance of the Touchet River levee near Dayton. The money will be used to remove trees and vegetation from the portion of the levee outside Dayton’s city limits.
DAYTON — The city will crank up its Christmas spirit Friday and Saturday
DAYTON – The Columbia County Courthouse was evacuated Thursday afternoon after a bomb threat was received. It was one of eight bomb threats received at county courthouses in Washington yesterday.
DAYTON –- Based upon the Harold Gray comic strip, "Little Orphan Annie," the musical "Annie" opens here Friday in the Liberty Theater.