Vicki covers business and economic development, including tourism, the Port of Walla Walla and the Strictly Business column, as well as features. She has been reporting for the Union-Bulletin since late 2001.
A Spokane native, she earned her journalism degree at Eastern Washington University and started her career at a weekly newspaper. She has been on the award-winning U-B teams that have reported on water issues, the community’s Latino heritage and the wind storm of 2008, where she learned the value of generators, battery back-up, and practical shoes after hopping downed tree trunks in four-inch heels.
Outside of work she is more likely to sport wheels, skating for the Walla Walla Sweets Roller Girls.
Banner Corp. announced this week its board has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 18 cents per share.
Want a listen to Mumford & Sons’ upcoming release?
It’s a recipe contest for bed-and-breakfasts March Madness-style. And one Walla Walla operation has made it to the Sweet 16.
A Friday Fish Fry at Salumiere Cesario was so well received that owners are going for seconds.
The Center at the Park is getting a helping hand from Home Depot on Friday.
Courtyard by Marriott executives and dignitaries will descend on Walla Walla on Tuesday for a celebration of their 1,000th property.
A rate increase is coming for Pacific Power customers.
The clock is changing at Shop Eleven.
Muddy Frogwater Country Classic Festival organizers are seeking vendors and parade participants.
Movie-lovers, start your engines.