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Lael Loyd Tackles the 'Impossible'

Another Home Consumed by Fire in Dayton

DAYTON - Firefighters were called Wednesday night to yet another house fire here, this time just west of town off Highway 12 on Bowman Hill Road. The flames were visible beginning at about about 10...

Lael Loyd Tackles the 'Impossible'

SEATTLE/PORTLAND – Lael Loyd, manager of Dayton's Wenaha Gallery, may have not known anyone else who took part in the Cascade Bicycle Club's 2015 Seattle-to-Portland ride, but she says she was far ...

Feelin' Groovy at Foodstock

Dayton resident Alicia Walker helps her 5-year-old daughter, Audrey Walker, tie dye a t-shirt at their booth during Saturday's Foodstock 2015 festival at the Blue...

Gonzalez Opens In-Home Care Agency

New service will specialize in providing care to clients in Waitsburg and Dayton WAITSBURG – Elizabeth Gonzalez hopes to put her 21 years experience as a Certified Nurse's Assistant (CNA) to work...

Beckner gets Porn Charges

WAITSBURG – Waitsburg resident, Tysen R. Beckner, now faces additional charges for possession of child pornography, according to Walla Walla County Sheriff John Turner, who spoke at Waitsburg’s...

Council Approves Free Swimming

WAITSBURG – In response to a delayed pool opening, followed by a quick closure and re-opening, Waitsburg's city council agreed to allow free swimming for the remainder of the summer, at their July...

Emma Philbrook: STUDENT LIFE

I am supposed to be folding the clothes right now. I’m also supposed to be running a few errands and getting ready to vacuum the carpet in my grandparents’ motorhome. I have done none of that...

Ken Graham: FROM THE PUBLISHER

As The Times was going to press on Tuesday, many of our local firefighters and emergency responders were busy helping out at the Blue Creek Fire, east of Walla Walla. That fire was called in shortly...

Proposed EMS Levy Public Hearing

HUNTSVILLE – Fire District No. 2 – Columbia and Walla Walla Counties – will hold a public hearing on the proposed EMS levy tax on July 27, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the kitchen shelter at Lewis & Clark Trail State Park day use area (36149 Highway...

Swim the Snake Fundraiser, August 8

STARBUCK – The third annual Swim the Snake event will take place August 8 at the Lyons Ferry Marina. The fundraising event is held jointly by the Dayton and Pomeroy Summer Youth Swim Programs and the Blue Mountain Resource Conservation and...

Prescott School District Budget Hearing

PRESCOTT – The Prescott School District will review the proposed 2015-16 budget at their regular board meeting/budget hearing on July 23 at 6 p.m. in the Prescott School District board room. All district residents are invited to be heard for or...

Hand Picked Performs at Field View Park

PRESCOTT – The Gospel/Bluegrass group, Hand-Picked, will perform a concert at Prescott’s Field View Park on Wednesday, July 29 at 7 p.m. This will be the third year that the popular family group has performed in Prescott. The performance is...

Pioneer Portraits - July 23, 2015

Ten Years Ago July 28, 2005 Michael Turner has already coined a new moniker for folks who live in Waitsburg. No, not Waitsburger; not Waitsburgite. True to his wine-making passion, he wants to welcome “Waitsburgundians” to the Bodega-Turner...

Police Notes - July 23, 2015

Waitsburg Nothing reported. Dayton July 12 Report that someone took a vehicle from Harlem Road without permission; vehicle was returned when the subject was confronted by the caller’s daughter. Set of keys found in the Dayton Mercantile parking...

Birthdays - Week of July 23

July 24: Jo Ellen Watson, Jessica Duncan, Mason Palmer. July 25: Karen Wilkins, Evelyn Singer, Tim Pettichord, Lester Doering, Brendan Hiatt. July 26: Kay Witt, Susan Palmer, John Straley, Hazel Brown, Ross Estes, J.J. Dunleavy. July 27: Charles...

Waitsburg school Breakfast/Lunch

FREE SUMMER MEAL PROGRAM Monday - Friday Breakfast 8-8:30 a.m. Lunch 11:30 a.m. – noon All children 18 & under receive meals free of...

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