Upgrade eyed for Old Town Battle Ground | June 17,
Nola Cross, co-owner of Battle Ground Computers, said she looks to downtown Camas, which has used the Main Street program, for inspiration on how to revive Old Town Battle Ground.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Blueberry harvest begins this week: acreage, volume continue to grow
Deborah Davis gently rolled off a ripe blueberry from a cluster with a mix of blue, purple and green berries at Berry Blue Farms near Burbank.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Gentically modified wheat: Investigators take samples from Washington seed company and reportedly from an eastern Oregon field
Federal agriculture investigators took samples from a Walla Walla, Wash., seed distributor as they continue to chase down how genetically-modified wheat popped up in an eastern Oregon field, the Capital Press newspaper reported.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Summer reading programs get under way at libraries
School is out and that means summer reading programs offered by libraries throughout the region are back with free activities and prizes until the end of August -- all with the goal of encouraging summer reading.
The Core of the Technology Puzzle
In our third article on the ongoing modernization of the core platform, we hear from two banks that have put the pieces together to improve customer service through more strategic operations.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Benton & Franklin County Click It or Ticket Results
Between May 20th and June 2nd, extra law enforcement patrolled county roads looking for drivers using electronic devices or riding without a seatbelt.
Customer Interaction Solutions
'Chef' a term of art
The term "chef" seems to be used frequently today, perhaps too frequently. Or maybe I'm more sensitive to the term living in Walla Walla's wine-and-food age.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Pasco group to be health insurance exchange helper
The Pasco-based Community Action Connections is one of 10 groups across Washington picked as a "lead organization" to help residents navigate the new state health insurance exchange.
The Ups And Downs Of Wine Making
"We were actually in Walla Walla and we were drinking a lovely glass of Cabernet," explained Stacie Hamilton.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
UW’s Jeremy Taiwo runner-up in NCAA decathlon
First-day leader Jeremy Taiwo of Washington finished second in the decathlon at the NCAA Track and Field Championships on Thursday.
Sip Brent Amaker and the Rodeo's Wine; Drink Beer with Dad
Local Western rockers Brent Amaker and the Rodeo teamed up with Walla Walla's Proletariat Winery to produce their own red and white blends.
Tour ties together plants, MAC exhibit - Thu, 06 Jun 2013 PST
I played hooky from weeding and mowing to join local naturalist and historian Jack Nisbet for a tour of the Colville Valley one Saturday in May. Nisbet has been leading a number of tours this spring throughout the region in celebration of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture's current exhibit on naturalist and explorer David Douglas.
Kennewick firefighter finds his voice
Firefighter Keith Ramsay has no plans to change his career, but it's his hobby that will get him on national TV Thursday night.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
The La Grande Observer
Man falls off Lower Perry Bridge
The patient was transported to Walla Walla, Wash., by helicopter. The incident is being investigated by the Union County Sheriff's Office, the Oregon State Police and the Oregon Department of Transportation.
Elks open season in Walla Walla
The Bend Elks open their 2013 baseball season tonight at 7:05 in Walla Walla, Wash., with a West Coast League contest against the host Sweets.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Police Looking for Walla Walla Man with Dementia
Family members say John Christiansen suffers from moderate to severe dementia and wandered away from his home near Pioneer Park early Monday morning.
The IV Tenors return to Walla Walla for nine performances starting May 30.
The IV Tenors sang to nearly sellout crowds last year when they made their debut at the Gesa Power House Theatre in Walla Walla.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Richland Firefighter Has Many Talents, One of Those Being Ventriloquist
Ramsey took his act on AMC's new reality competition Showville and made it all the way to the final round when they shot an episode in Walla Walla.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Walla Walla teen injured in rollover
Andriy Berdnikov, 46, of Walla Walla, was driving west on Highway 12 in Walla Walla County when he drove off the road and overcorrected, causing his car to roll, according to WSP.
Fri May 31, 2013
Former Franklin County Employee Required to Pay Back Almost 3 MIllion
Dennis Huston was in court today as the judge signed a restitution order, asking him to repay over $2.8 million.