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A Tradition of Service

Retired Army Reserve Captain, John Bret IV Moser swore in his son, David Moser, to the National Guard at the Spokane Military Entrance Processing Station on Fri., Jan. 12. David is currently...

Bly Plumbing Closes Doors

Bly will continue to offer services through Total Comfort Solutions WAITSBURG – After nine years of faithfully serving locals, Stan Bly has closed the doors on Bly Plumbing, LLC. There is no need...

Waitsburg Considers Sale of School District Properties

The District house and two plots on Coppei Ave. are under consideration WAITSBURG – In recent months, the Waitsburg School Board has been examining the possibility of selling off real property,...

Columbia Cares Coalition: Focus on Kids

Updates on Boys & Girls Club, Blue Mountain Counseling and After School Program DAYTON - Dan Butler presented an architect’s design of the Dayton Boys & Girls Club facility to attendees at the...

Wastewater Treatment Plant is Hot Topic for Dayton Council

DAYTON-In his report to the Dayton City Council last week Mayor Craig George summarized the top priorities from the annual Community Economic Development Steering Committee meeting, including...

Oakesdale, St.John-Endicott Outscore Lady Cards 53-22, 65-17

WAITSBURG – The Lady Cards fell to St. John-Endicott on the Eagle court on Friday, falling 53-22. On Saturday, they endured a home-court loss against Oakesdale, losing 65-17. Devon Harshman was top ...

Cardinal Boys SUFFER Weekend Losses

WAITSBURG – The Cardinals dropped two Southeast 1B boys basketball games last weekend, falling 56-26 to St. John-Endicott in a Friday road game, and 67-22 at home against Tekoa-Oakesdale on Sat....

Lady Dawgs Take Two Weekend Losses

DAYTON - It was a rough weekend for the Lady Bulldogs who fell to Liberty Christian 50-26 at home on Fri., Jan. 12, before traveling to Mabton on Saturday where the Vikings outscored the Dawgs 60-12. Sadie Seney pulled in six points against Mabton...

Upcoming High School Basketball Games

Dayton Basketball Thurs., Jan. 18 WWVA @ Dayton Girls 6 p.m./Boys 7:30 p.m. Sat., Jan. 20 Kittitas @ Dayton Girls 5 p.m./Boys 6:30 p.m. Tues., Jan. 23 Colton @ Dayton Girls Only 7:30 p.m. Waitsburg Basketball Fri., Jan. 19 Touchet @ Waitsburg Girls...

Bulldogs fall to L-C 72-11 and Mabton 59-45

DAYTON – The Dayton boys’ basketball team fell to Liberty Christian on their home court Friday, 72-11, before taking a 59-45 loss against Mabton on the road. Chris Andrews scored 17 points against Mabton with Junior Helm pulling in nine and...

Support Dayton Schools

Dear Editor: It is once again time to for Columbia County residents to give serious thought to Dayton’s school and its infrastructure. A school is just like our own homes; it has buildings and systems that need constant care and do not last...

Peking Acrobats Visit Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA – The Peking Acrobats will visit Cordiner Hall on Tues., Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. The performance is part of the Symphony Series and is sponsored in part by Ashby Law. With daring maneuvers, amazing displays of contortion, flexibility and...

Veterans Advisory Board Positions Reopened

WALLA WALLA – After receiving no applications, Walla Walla County had reopened the process seeking five applicants on the Veterans’ Relief Advisory Board (VRAB). The VRAB is responsible to advise the county commissioners, in coordination with...

Daughters of the Pioneers Scholarship

he Daughters of the Pioneers of Washington Chapter 12 grants one $75 scholarship each year to the descendant of a pioneer who established residence in Washington during or prior to the year 1870, or in Oregon during the year 1853, or in Idaho...

BMS Hosts Free Business Workshop

DAYTON – Washington State Department of Agriculture staff will offer a workshop titled “Strengthening Your Small Scale Value-Added Food, Farm, or Food Processing Business” on Mon., Jan. 29 at the Blue Mountain Co-op Market (700 Artisan Way)...

United Way Community Service Scholarship

WALLA WALLA – Sports aren’t the only way youth can earn a varsity letter. Three years ago, United Way of Walla Walla County began a program that allows youth to earn a varsity letter through community service, and now they have added a...

Library Open on Saturdays

WAITSBURG – The Weller Public Library has new winter hours which includes a short opening on Saturdays. The library is open Mondays and Thursdays from 10 .m. – 5 p.m, (closed noon – 1 p.m. for lunch), and Saturday from 10 a.m. – noon....

Little Kids Basketball Camp

WAITSBURG – Youth who want to learn and improve basketball skills are invited to the Waitsburg High School gym for kid’s camp on Saturday mornings from 9 – 10:30 a.m. The volunteer-run camp will run Jan. 13 – Feb. 3. Camp is intended for...

PJPRD Elects New Officers

PRESCOTT – The Prescott Joint Park & Recreation District elected new officers at their Jan. 11 meeting. Carina Stillman is board chair and Chris Oliver was elected vice-chairman. Sue Kimzey, Patsy Adams and Doug Venn round out the board. The...

Pioneer Portraits - January 18, 2018

Ten Years Ago January 24, 2008 Following four think-on-your-feet interviews and a short executive session, three members of the Waitsburg City Council couldn’t agree on a replacement appointee for the Council seat made vacant by the death of...

Now Here's A Tip

* January Sales Items: Get great deals on leftover holiday decorations and cards, appliances and furniture, as well as linens, towels and other “white sale” items. * Keep a few fabric-softener sheets in the linen closet. It will keep the towels...

TEENY MCMUNN: MY RECIPE BOX

Dorothy Dean---Does that name sound familiar? When I was somewhat newly-married and had a young family, the Spokesman Review featured recipes from Dorothy Dean. They sent out pages that used the...

Birthdays - Jan. 19 - Jan. 25

January 19: Bob Deal, Lynda Hogan, Debbie Rubio, David Webber, Reina Bruce and Clint Reser. January 20: Joan Leid, Wilma Johnson, Judy Jackson, Justin Hill, Jack and Jill Largent, Becky Pearson, Tricia White, Ryan Abbey. January 21: Paige Wood,...

Moments in Time

MOMENTS IN TIME The History Channel * On Jan. 25, 1905, at the Premier Mine in South Africa, the largest diamond ever found is discovered. The 3,106-carat “Cullinan” weighed 1.33 pounds. Stonecutter Joseph Asscher studied the stone for six...

School Breakfasts and Lunches

19: Pancake; BBQ Pulled Pork, BBQ Beans 22: Breakfast Sandwich; Chicken Patty on a Bun, JoJos 23: Biscuit & Gravy; Nachos 24: Cinnamon Roll; Chicken Drumsticks, BBQ Beans, Roll 25: Muffin & Yogurt; Cheese or Pepperoni Pizza Carrots,...

Strange But True

* You’ve probably been to a restaurant with a dessert called Death by Chocolate, but the real-life event is less appetizing. After falling into a vat of boiling chocolate in New Jersey, a man died before his co-workers were able to pull him out....

Legals - January 18, 2018

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS No. 18 4 00001 5 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WALLA WALLA In Re the Estate of SANFORD W. BOWERMAN, Deceased. The Administrators named below have been appointed as Administrators of this... Full story

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