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Minutes - College Place City Council - 7/28/14

College Place City Council

Celebration planned for BMAC leader’s retirement

WALLA WALLA — An open house is scheduled for Thursdayfor retiring Blue Mountain Action Council leader Steve Moss. It will be from 2-4 p.m. at Reid Campus Center at Whitman College.

Minutes - Garfield County Commission - 7/28/14

Garfield County Commission

Volunteers need to help maintain xeriscape park

The xeriscape park at Rose Street and Isaacs Avenue is looking for volunteers and a coordinator to help with upkeep.

Emergency Services - 7/29/14

Emergency Services - 7/29/14

Pot-state senators seek uniform US guidelines

SEATTLE — Spurred by the recent Interior Department decision to block the use of federal irrigation water to cultivate marijuana, the four U.S. senators from Washington and Colorado want the White House to direct federal agencies to adopt uniform guidelines affecting recreational pot.

New regional auto advertising product launches

The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin is revving up a new regional automotive advertising product called “509Autos.”

Three Rivers Winery makes Martha Stewart weddings list

If you’re looking for a vineyard wedding, you might want to make your march to Three Rivers Winery, according to the maven of all things “good.”

Chronic felon charged with robbing, injuring wife

WALLA WALLA — A man with a long criminal history pleaded innocent Monday afternoon in Superior Court to injuring his wife this month while taking her purse by force.

Trial again delayed for vehicular assault suspect

WALLA WALLA — Another new trial date has been set for an area man accused of vehicular assault in connection with a two-car, injury crash last winter on U.S. Highway 12 near Touchet.

Suspect in Burbank slaying in custody in California

WALLA WALLA — Officials have located a murder suspect sought for the slaying of a man who was gunned down in Burbank in 2010.

Workshop on non-lethal wolf management

PENDLETON — Local ranchers are invited to learn more about non-lethal wolf management techniques and research at a workshop scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 21, at Blue Mountain Community College in Pendleton.

Walla Walla native nominated for school retiree award

The Walla Walla Chapter Retired Washington State School Retirees Association Executive Board nominated Patti Cobb for the Stan McNaughton Outreach Award.

Dayton woman injured in wreck on Highway 12 at Waitsburg

WAITSBURG — A 67-year-old Dayton woman was hurt Saturday in a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 12 in Waitsburg.

Celebration planned for BMAC leader’s retirement

WALLA WALLA — An open house is scheduled for Thursday for retiring Blue Mountain Action Council leader Steve Moss.