Stories tagged: walla walla
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016
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
A transient man has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a U.S. Postal worker in Walla Walla.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016
Whitman College has chosen a new nickname to replace the old Missionaries. The college’s sports teams will now be known as the Blues.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016
A Walla Walla man has been hospitalized after becoming exposed to the West Nile virus, the first reported case this year in Walla Walla County. The man, in his 60s, …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016
Bail was set at $50,000 this morning for a Spokane man suspected of several felonies in Walla Walla, including first-degree assault, first-degree kidnapping and possession of a dangerous weapon.
Tue., May 24, 2016
Some farmworkers are getting back wages and damages, following the settlement of a labor dispute with some Washington blueberry growers.
Sat., April 23, 2016
Whitman College, a private, liberal arts school located in the rolling hills of Walla Walla, has dumped its long-time mascot.
Tue., April 12, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago A jury quickly convicted J.O. Dahl, 23, of blackmailing mining tycoon August Paulsen.
Wed., April 6, 2016
Officials at Whitman College say they’ve dropped missionary as their mascot name and are working on finding a new one.
Thu., March 10, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago The city of Spokane had an unusual problem. It owned too many bears.
Fri., March 4, 2016
Whitworth can avenge its only loss and earn a spot in the Sweet 16 Saturday night as it faces a familiar foe, No. 11 Whitman, in the second round of …
Thu., March 3, 2016
A Washington State University conference this month will bring women in agriculture together at 31 different locations in five states.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016
Police in Walla Walla have arrested four men in connection with a kidnapping reported early Tuesday.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016
Canine influenza, or dog flu, was recently diagnosed in a pet adopted by a Walla Walla family from a shelter in Central Washington, according to a release from Associated Veterinary …
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016
Olive Garden gets into the catering business, February is for Foodies in Walla Walla and you can learn to keep bees in Coeur d’Alene
Tue., Jan. 19, 2016
Va Piano Vineyards in south Walla Walla County is opening a new tasting room in March on the ground floor of the Davenport Hotel.
Thu., July 2, 2015
With the extremely hot and dry conditions, Fourth of July campers in North Idaho and Eastern Washington should consider their campouts fire-free unless they have a fire ring inside a …
Fri., June 26, 2015
WALLA WALLA – Since the 1970s, the Walla Walla Valley has been well-known for producing some of the Northwest’s finest red wines. Little has changed. The valley’s earliest wineries set …
Sat., Feb. 21, 2015
WALLA WALLA – Senior point guard Laura Stockton scored a game-high 28 points to lead defending State 4A girls basketball champion Gonzaga Prep to a 52-46 victory over the Walla …
Tue., June 10, 2014
WALLA WALLA — Police in Walla Walla say two men were seriously burned Monday in an explosion that’s believed to have resulted from a process used to extract hash oil …
Fri., March 7, 2014
The Whitworth men’s and women’s basketball teams find themselves exactly where they wanted to be when all those grueling practices started last fall: Playing in the NCAA Division III Tournament. …
Sun., Sept. 22, 2013
WALLA WALLA – Tamara Russell has found the old saying to be true: Big things do come in small packages. In Russell’s universe at Washington State Penitentiary, tiny has proved …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2012
WALLA WALLA — Former Walla Walla County Undersheriff Carole Lepiane has been charged with embezzling funds from the sheriff’s office.
Sat., May 19, 2012
Joe Stanton escaped the Gatorade bath. The Central Valley softball coach was happy to allow the day to soak in, though.
Tue., May 15, 2012
Washington State University will be testing a mesh barrier in Walla Walla County this June in hopes of reducing the number of valuable bees being killed by highway traffic.
Sun., June 27, 2010
After a wet and cold spring, the weather won best in show Sunday for the Ford Ironman Coeur d’Alene.
Fri., May 28, 2010
The Washington State Penitentiary says an inmate on a work crew killed and butchered a deer outside the prison at Walla Walla.
Wed., Nov. 11, 2009
President Barack Obama has signed a law authorizing the Department of Veterans Affairs to build a new outpatient clinic at the Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center in Walla …
Sat., Aug. 1, 2009
WALLA WALLA – Federal, state and local police are seeking leads in the theft of a large amount of explosives. The explosives, which include TNT, blasting cap boosters and black …
Mon., July 28, 2008
You know you’re close to Walla Walla when the brown scablands are interrupted by fuzzy-looking green patches on the hillsides. Those dark green patches are vineyards. The other indicator is …