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 By The Times    Specials    December 7, 2017

Gary L. Wheeler

Gary L. Wheeler, 76, of Libby, Montana, died on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Brendan House in Kalispell after suffering a traumatic brain injury in September while feeding cattle on the family farm....

 By The Times    News    October 5, 2017

School Board Update

Secondary Principal’s Report: -Teachers Garrett Leahy and Liv Leid shared about the new grade 7-8 Smarter Balance Assessment Class (SBAC) which was instituted to help students with scores on the Smarter Balance test. -Teacher Roseann Groom...


MCT Debuts 'Beauty Lou and the Country Beast' at the Liberty Theater

DAYTON – The Missoula Children's Theatre (MCT), the nation's largest touring children's theatre, has once again partnering with the Liberty Theater to bring a week-long summer camp to our...

 By The Times    News    July 28, 2016

National night out

TOUCHET VALLEY – The cities of Dayton, Waitsburg, and Walla Walla are all taking part in this year’s National Night Out (NNO) campaign on the evening of Tuesday, August 2. Last year’s NNO campaign involved citizens, law enforcement agencies,...

 By The Times    News    July 30, 2015

National Night Out in Waitsburg

WAITSBURG – There's no need to worry about what's for dinner on Tuesday. Just head out to the Waitsburg athletic field and enjoy the free goodies provided as part of the country's National Night...

 By The Times    Sports    December 25, 2014


WAITSBURG - The WP boys' basketball team fell behind early at home against Walla Walla Valley Academy Thursday night, and couldn't bounce back, losing 55-48. The Cardinals recovered Friday, however, as they took an easy win from Weston-McEwen,...

 By The Times    Sports    December 25, 2014

DeSales Loss Breaks Win Streak for Dayton Girls

DAYTON - The Dayton Girls' basketball team suffered its first loss of the year Saturday night, at home against Desales, 46-38. The loss ended a 6-0 Lady 'Dogs win streak to open the season. That...

 By The Times    Sports    December 11, 2014

Dayton Boys Struggle in Early Games

DAYTON - The Dayton boys' basketball team dropped three games last week, as their season got off to a tough start. On Dec. 6 at home, the Bulldogs lost to Garfield Palouse, 59-19. The 'Dogs traveled...

 By The Times    Sports    December 4, 2014

Figueroa Wins State Athletic Award

PRESCOTT - WP sophomore soccer player Ivan Figueroa was nominated by a community member and selected by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association as one of its Athletes of the Week. Figueroa blasted goals in two playoff games last month,... Full story

 By The Times    Sports    December 4, 2014

Dayton Sports Awards

DAYTON - The Dayton football, volleyball and soccer players, along with cheerleaders, gathered with family and friends on November 20 for the Dayton High School Fall Sports Awards Ceremony. Dayton played 8-man footabll for the first time this year,...

 By The Times    Sports    December 4, 2014

WP Sports Awards

WAITSBURG -- Waitsburg parents, athletes and coaches gathered in the WHS auditorium on Tuesday Nov. 18 to honor athletes in a Fall Sports Awards ceremony. The WP soccer team was not present and will hold an award ceremony at a later date. Coach Jeff...

 By The Times    Sports    November 26, 2014

Tigers Fall Short in State Title Game

SUMNER - The WP soccer team ended their season with a trip to the Division 2B state championship game here on Saturday. The Tigers fell, 1-0, to Mount Vernon Christian. On Friday, the Tigers beat Friday Harbor, 1-0, in the semifinal game. Ivan...

 By The Times    Sports    November 20, 2014

Tigers Move on to State Semis

SPOKANE - The WP Tigers soccer team got a huge win Friday, beating St. George's, 2-0, in a state quarterfinals game. The Tigers travel to Sumner, Wash. this week to play Friday Harbor in their semifinals game Friday. A win would put them in the...



PRESCOTT - Preliminary results from the Nov. 4 General Election show the Prescott Pool Maintenance and Operations levy passing easily with 69.04% of Walla Walla and Columbia County voters approving the levy. A 60% super majority is required to...

 By The Times    Sports    November 6, 2014


DAYTON - The Dayton Bulldogs football team cancelled their scheduled trip to Touchet last week to play the Indians in eight-man football. They will forfeit the game. At the end of the previous game, a loss to Taholah at home, the squad had been...

 By The Times    Sports    November 6, 2014

Lady Cards fall to Irish

WALLA WALLA - DeSales dropped the Lady Cards volleyball team in a three-set game on Oct. 30. The loss, 17-25, 11-25, 11-25, marks the end of the season for WP and gave the Irish a spot in the District 7/9 Regionals. Coach Angie Potts said the girls... Full story

 By The Times    Sports    November 6, 2014

WP JV beats Asotin

WAITSBURG - WP's Junior Varsity football team Beat the Asotin Panthers' JV team 50-14 at home on Monday. The Cardinal JVers ended the season with a 2-2 record. "We had a number of games get cancelled and that was too bad," said WP football coach...

 By The Times    News    October 30, 2014


WAITSBURG - Local efforts have raised a total of $8,000 for the family of Jenna Morton, a 29-year-old mother, who was killed in an automobile accident on Oct. 4, leaving behind a husband and three... Full story

 By The Times    Sports    October 30, 2014


DAYTON - The Tahola Chitwhins traveled here from the Olympic Peninsula to take on Dayton Friday, in eightman football game. They were not disappointed. Tahola rolled up 50 points in the first half on the way to a lopsided 66-20 victory. The 0-8... Full story

 By The Times    News    October 30, 2014


WAITSBURG - Mayor Walt Gobel said he was very excited to welcome Waitsburg's latest City Council student representative, Emma Philbrook, who was sworn in at the Oct. 16 council meeting. Philbrook is...


Waitsburg Council Update Oct. 15, 2014

WAITSBURG -- Council members present were: K.C. Kuykendall, Kevin House, Karl Newell and Mayor Walt Gobel. Debra Callahan and Marty Dunn were absent. --Sheriff John Turner gave a quarterly update noting that deputy hours are currently 403 above...


Best Western Wins Big

DAYTON - The Best Western Plus in Dayton was received the M.K. Guertin Award, the Champion Customer Care Award and the Champion Green Award at Best Western International's 2014 convention. The hotel...

 By The Times    Sports    October 23, 2014

Adams Places in Top Ten at Wildhorse Meet

PENDLETON - Waitsburg Cross Country runners performed well at the Kyle Burnside Wildhorse Invite on Oct. 16. All five members of the boy's team set personal records and Emily Adams set a season record. "The course was an unknown to all but Emily,... Full story

 By The Times    News    October 23, 2014


WAITSBURG - The first big event at the Q's Wood-Fired Grill on Waitsburg's Main Street will also be the first event of its kind in the city. Waitsburg Cellars will host a winemaker dinner at The Q on Saturday, Oct. 25. The Q owners, Emry and Sandy...


Now It’s Up to Voters

WAITSBURG - Most voters in the Touchet Valley received their ballots in the mail on Friday for this year's general election. Campaigning in Walla Walla and Columbia Counties is winding down, as voters prepare to make their decisions. According to...


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