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  1. Dunham Cellars recovers from tragedies to win bigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | HeraldNet

    A winery that has overcome incredible challenges the past four years won best of show at the fourth annual Walla Walla Valley Wine Competition. Dunham Cellars topped the judging with its 2013 Syrah and also won best white wine for its 2014 Riesling.

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  2. Family winery enjoys new growthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | HeraldNet

    A small family winery that was struck by tragedy more than a decade ago now is one of Washington's fastest-growing operations. Ryan Patrick was launched in 1999 by Wenatchee's Terry and Vivian Flanagan, named after their sons, Ryan and Patrick.

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  3. Man to return to Oregon to face murder charge in stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | HeraldNet

    An Oregon man suspected of fatally stabbing his wife and injuring his young children will return to Umatilla County to face a murder charge. The Union Bulletin says 26-year-old Oscar Villegas Garcia of Milton-Freewater waived his right to an extradition hearing during in Walla Walla County Superior Court Friday.

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  4. Walla Walla man runs for legislative seat held by his bossRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | HeraldNet

    The Tri-City Herald reported that Skyler Rude announced this week that he is running to represent Legislative District 16. The seat was held by Republican Representative Maureen Walsh. She is running for the state Senate seat being vacated by the retiring Sen. Mike Hewitt.

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  5. Washington Syrah still shinesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | HeraldNet

    As interest in Syrah has diminished the past few years, Washington Syrah continues to hold steady and even increase. Last fall, Washington winemakers crushed 16,000 tons of Syrah - the most ever.

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  6. Zesty Tempranillo enjoying a place in Pacific NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Though relatively little Tempranillo is planted in the Pacific Northwest, the red Spanish variety is finding a lot of love with winemakers, grape growers and wine lovers alike. The first Northwest Tempranillo was planted in 1993 in Washington's Yakima Valley.

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  7. John Stanton is an ideal owner for the MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | HeraldNet

    John Stanton , who will become the Mariners' chairman and chief executive officer, speaks during a news conference Wednesday in Seattle. At right is current chairman Howard Lincoln.

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  8. The right stuff: Art Thiel says John Stanton is the ideal owner for the MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | HeraldNet

    1995 - Approval from the state Legislature to contribute $380 million for a retractable-roof stadium to keep the Mariners from moving to Tampa again. April 27, 2016 - Club minority ownership group led by Seattle billionaire John Stanton purchases 45 percent of the Mariners for $640 million from majority owner, Nintendo of America, on a valuation of $1.4 billion.

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  9. Whitman College decides to drop Missionary mascotRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Whitman College, a private, liberal arts school located in the rolling hills of Walla Walla, Washington, has dumped its long-time mascot. Whitman teams will no longer be called the Missionaries, a reference to Marcus and Narcissa Whitman who came to the Walla Walla Valley in 1836 and were massacred a decade later.

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  10. Whites, pinks for warm daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | HeraldNet

    As the weather warms, it's time to think more about white and pink wines, and we have several superb examples for you this week. Several Northwest wineries are crafting delicious whites and roses, as evidenced at the fourth annual Cascadia Wine Competition, which took place last month at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, Ore.

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  11. Whitman College to drop missionary as mascotRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Officials at Whitman College say they've dropped missionary as their mascot name and are working on finding a new one. The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin reported college officials announced the decision Wednesday, citing a survey of 18,000 alumni and current students.

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  12. Delicious reds rise to the top in Pacific Northwest contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Northwest winemakers are building reputations as some of the best red wine producers anywhere in the world, as evidenced by numerous publications and competitions around the globe. Their prowess was on display in March at the fourth annual Cascadia Wine Competition, which took place at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, Ore.

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  13. Wines that rose to the top in Pacific Northwest contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Colter's Creek Winery in Juliaetta, Idaho, won best Idaho wine for its Rim Rock Red blend, a wine using grapes from estate grapes east of Lewiston. For the second straight year, a young Walla Walla Valley winemaker has taken home the top prize from the largest judging of Pacific Northwest wines.

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  14. Merlot remains a star in Washington wineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | HeraldNet

    For more than two decades, merlot has been a star grape with Washington winemakers, and while cabernet sauvignon has overtaken merlot in acreage and importance with consumers, the supple red wine remains a dominant grape. Wine Press Northwest magazine recently conducted a tasting of 100 Northwest merlots for its spring issue, and the results shows a number of spectacular examples, especially from Washington.

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  15. Saving the family farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | HeraldNet

    As quaint countryside turns into cookie-cutter neighborhoods of tract houses, the Bailey family made a deal to keep developers at bay. Now, 270 acres in the pastoral Snohomish River Valley are protected for agriculture.

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  16. 270-acre Snohomish family farm saved for generations to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | HeraldNet

    As quaint countryside turns into cookie-cutter neighborhoods of tract houses, the Bailey family made a deal to keep developers at bay. Now, 270 acres in the pastoral Snohomish River Valley are protected for agriculture.

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  17. 10 delicious examples of sauvignon blancRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | HeraldNet

    One of the unsung white grapes of Washington is sauvignon blanc. This classic wine is a perfect pairing with our region's seafood and is versatile with many dishes.

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  18. Run to honor slain corrections officer 5 years after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Five years have come and gone since Jayme Biendl was killed at the Monroe Correctional Complex near the end of her shift. On Sunday, friends, family and strangers once again will lace up their sneakers for a run - or, in many cases, a walk - in her memory.

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  19. Walla Walla, Columbia County grain co-ops mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | HeraldNet

    The Walla Wall Union-Bulletin reported that board members from Walla Walla-based Northwest Grain Growers and Dayton-based Columbia County Grain Growers voted in favor of the merger, which will take effect May 1. The two cooperatives will become a single company under the name of Northwest Grain Growers. Company officials in a joint release say the merged cooperatives will serve about 1,700 members and generate more than $2 million in gross sales.

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  20. Top Northwest wines from San Francisco competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | HeraldNet

    On the American wine industry's biggest stage, Pacific Northwest wines showed just how good they can be. The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition took place the first full week of January in this Sonoma County community.

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