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The chief administrative deputy for the Walla Walla County Sheriff’s Office contends in a federal action that a salary raise she was denied in a 2-1 county commissioner decision last February violated equal pay and gender discrimination laws.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it will proceed with dredging of sediment in parts of the Lower Snake River next week after the U.S. District Court in Seattle denied a preliminary injunction filed by environmental groups and the Nez Percé Tribe.
A new local dance theater collective will embark on its first performance with a production about finding and returning home to one’s self.
From the Rev. Ernie Campbell’s invocation to the last word of the final award winner, the Walla Walla Valley Chamber of Commerce annual banquet Wednesday honoring leading volunteers was about appreciating the community while also looking after it.
Stacks of used books will replace twirling ice skaters on the rink this winter and foreseeable future at Walla Walla’s Ice Chalet.
MILTON-FREEWATER — One of the key people spearheading the push for a federally recognized wine-growing district within the Walla Walla American Viticultural Area will speak about the effort next week in Milton-Freewater.
Clad in a sweater, faded jeans and brown leather hiking boots, Eric Dunham is indistinguishable from the average working-class thirtysomething.
To Walla Walla poet Steve DeMoss, it’s not what’s between the lines. It’s the lines themselves.
WALLA WALLA — Don’t bother trying to categorize The Poetry Assassins, a new Dayton-based band whose core members have individually been writing and playing here and there for years.