'Impossible' accomplished: Ground broken on Walla Walla Veterans Home 2 days, 18 hours ago
Parks to be hoppin’ and boppin’ on the Fourth 2 days, 19 hours ago
There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven ... a time to tear and a time to mend, a time to be silent an a time to speak.” Ecclesiastes 3:1,7 To put it mildly, Ecclesiastes is one of the less cheerful books of the Bible.
The Walla Walla School District online newsletter wrapped up Class of 2015 students by the numbers:
If you’re like me, the thought of bouncing along on a treadmill or struggling through a set of crunches in a public gym can be anxiety inducing. Even the thought of showing up to a group fitness class like step aerobics or Pilates was once pretty intimidating.
Bryce Harper homered using a patriotic bat and the Washington Nationals beat the San Francisco Giants 9-3 on Saturday despite Stephen Strasburg exiting in the fourth inning with tightness in his left side.
Sunday's Glance, Scoreboard
Mariners reliever David Rollins pitches Saturday after serving an 80-game suspension for using the performance-enhancing drug Stanozolol.
A Walla Walla insurance agent has joined Guide Insurance Services, bringing the independent agency into the community.
There’s a revival taking shape at the old Pastime Cafe site.
Dry, hot conditions have sparked an early start to this year’s harvests of winter wheat and peas.
A movement to change the face on the $20 bill to honor a woman has morphed to discussions about changing the $10 bill instead.
When the temperature hangs in the triple digits for several days and the winter snowpack was extremely low — as is currently the situation in the Walla Walla Valley — the chances of a fire starting because of a fireworks mishap is far higher than usual.
Does majority rule after the votes are counted in a statewide election?
Letters to the editor
Take a moment and show your appreciation for your volunteer firefighters in Columbia and Walla Walla counties. They are on duty for us, providing first-class, responsive fire and property protection, including education for rural forest homeowners.
The Walla Walla Valley Concert Band will complete its 25th anniversary season on the Fourth of July in Pioneer Park when it performs at 1 p.m.
Wow! No salmon, fewer salmon, breach the dams, destroy crops, orchards. Some nuts just cannot get out of a rut. So let’s look at things from the beginning.
- Mumford & Sons 10%
- Foo Fighters 21%
- Thursday's festivities downtown 6%
- Just taking it all in 17%
- Leaving town 46%
48 total votes