Stories tagged: Walla Walla
Mon., May 20, 2019, 2:08 p.m.
A double gold medal indicates that a wine earned a gold medal by unanimous vote, meaning every judge on a panel awarded it a gold medal. At a wine competition, …
Wed., May 15, 2019, 4 p.m.
At 1 p.m. Sunday, Kat Dykes, wine concierge at the Lodge at Columbia Point, will present more than a dozen top wines for ticket holders to judge for themselves at …
Tue., April 23, 2019
100 years ago in Walla Walla: Eastern Washington farmers flock to tractor show as they consider motorization
Nothing illustrated the revolution taking place in Eastern Washington agriculture better than a spectacular event held at Walla Walla.
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 1:55 p.m.
A Dayton teen is in custody after he threatened high school students and staff at Walla Walla High School Tuesday morning. Earlier, classes were canceled for the day because of …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
A Washington state man accused of injuring an 8-month-old girl has pleaded not guilty to the charge.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
At the fourth and final debate between Republican U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and her Democratic opponent, Lisa Brown, two different descriptions of 2018 emerged.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
It’s the final public debate between the two candidates for Eastern Washington’s seat in Congress. Those wishing to watch in Spokane will need to find a computer with Internet access, …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A Boise woman faces a number of felony charges, including manslaughter, after Oregon State Police said she struck a Washington man on the side of Oregon Route 86 near Baker …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
Police say one person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Walla Walla.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 7:48 p.m.
Animals give us unconditional love and that’s good therapy. Longmire Ranch in Touchet, operated by Tracy and Shane Longmire, offers equine-assisted resilience-building.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
A judge has sentenced a woman who helped dupe an Oregon man out of $3 million to 21 months in federal prison.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 5 a.m.
A world-class Walla Walla Valley winery is withholding release of many of its 2015 products due to a cork problem.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 11:49 a.m.
U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers’ Walla Walla office has closed following the departure of its sole permanent staff member.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 9:50 a.m.
Officials say a corrections officer was assaulted at the Washington State Penitentiary.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
Whitman instructor Devon Wootten blames the congresswoman for federal authorities calling his employer and suggesting he has a mental illness. An attorney representing McMorris Rodgers said Wootten’s rights weren’t violated …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
The shortage of rural doctors, especially of primary care physicians, continues to worsen. That is partially due to an imbalance in pay between primary care doctors and specialists. According to …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 2:47 p.m.
A longtime progressive activist was removed from party positions earlier this year when reports surfaced alleging he sexually assaulted a young volunteer after a state Democratic Party meeting in Walla …
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 5 a.m.
In pitch-black darkness atop a mountain near Walla Walla, Cliff Barackman let loose the biggest howl I’ve ever heard.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 9:18 a.m.
A Tri-City teacher, who reportedly has submitted his resignation, pleaded not guilty Monday afternoon to three criminal charges related to accusations he was sexting with a Walla Walla County teenager …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Walla Walla used to be best known for sweet onions and as home of the state penitentiary, where death row inmates once were hanged. But the remote town along the …
Mon., May 15, 2017, 5 p.m.
Authorities said a man in southeastern Washington has died from electrocution while attempting a technique for sculpting wood.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
As snow melted away in the first glimmers of spring sunshine, wheat farmers in southeastern Washington were surprised to find their crops damaged by an unusual culprit: pink snow mold.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
Walla Walla Police Chief Scott Bieber on Wednesday is to report to City Council on his department’s policing activities during the recent “Where’s Cathy?” political rally.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 8 p.m.
The first residents of the new state Walla Walla Veterans Home began moving in Wednesday, just in time for a grand opening ceremony on Saturday.
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Final submissions are being sought for a World War II memorial planned for Fort Walla Walla Park.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 10:40 a.m.
A unit at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla remains on restricted movement following three recent inmate fights.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 11:22 a.m.
Two large fights led to a lockdown at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 8:40 a.m.
Walla Walla county commissioners have voted to expand a ban on pot business operations to include medical marijuana.
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 2:42 p.m.
WALLA WALLA, Wash. – A woman’s body has been found in southeast Washington state and authorities are investigating. The Walla Walla County Sheriff’s Office told the Union-Bulletin that the body …
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 6:51 p.m.
A transient man has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a U.S. Postal worker in Walla Walla.