Thursday Jul 24
Wallula cattle feedlot fined for excessive dust
The Tri-City Herald reports Simplot Feeders may appeal the fine to the state Pollution Control Hearings Board.
Simplot in Wallula fined $24,000 by state
Simplot Feeders violated air quality rules while grinding hay in March 2014, which released large amounts of dust into the air, according to the state.
Three Hurt in Two Car Crash on Highway 12
Three people were hurt in a two car crash at the Wallula Junction on Highway 12 Sunday morning.
Two boats damaged on July 4 in Columbia River
Two boats were damaged on the Columbia River, while a car that was reported stolen was found on the July 4 holiday.
The News Tribune
Long Shadows' great winemakers bring focus on Washington
After a long and successful career running Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Allen Shoup retired as CEO of Washington's largest wine producer.