Bakken arrests lead to prison sentences
A Washington state man is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court Friday after authorities say he led an interstate trafficking ring that brought methamphetamine into the Northern Plains' Bakken oil patch.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Letter: Tree Committee Member Concerned About Trees
Following is a letter from Orange resident Bruce Lindsay, a member of the Orange Tree Committee, licensed arborist and Westport Tree Warden: The Town of Orange has not had an active Tree Warden in more than nine months.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Columbia Basin school districts pass 2014-15 budgets
The Ephrata School Board approved a general fund of $24.3 million. The general fund pays for most school operation, including salaries, maintenance and school materials.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Hawaii judge upholds timing of makeup primary
A Hawaii judge upheld the timing of a makeup primary election Thursday for more than 8,000 voters on the Big Island despite a last-minute challenge from a Senate candidate who said residents should have more time to recover from a tropical storm that damaged the area.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Othello child critically injured
Jennifer L. Vargas-Rodriguez, 15, was driving a pickup west on Highway 26 about 14 miles east of Othello when she rolled the truck, according to the state patrol.