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Articles from the September 8, 2016 edition

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 News    September 8, 2016

Walla Walla Fair Winners

Waitsburg kids had a successful weekend at the Walla Walla Fair....

 
 By Ken Graham    News    September 8, 2016

Hospital Renovation in Full Swing

DAYTON – When renovation of Dayton General Hospital is complete next year, the main entrance to the facility will be on the north side of the building, near the former emergency room entrance. That...

 
 News    September 8, 2016

See You at the Fair!

DAYTON - The Columbia County Fair opens Friday in Dayton. Fun is in store for everyone, so don’t miss it! Here are some of the highlights: Friday Free breakfast with paid admission – 6-9 a.m. Opening Ceremonies – 9 a.m. Livestock Showing – 9...

 
 News    September 8, 2016

City Council Application Deadline is Thursday

WAITSBURG - The City of Waitsburg is still accepting applications/letters of interest from Waitsburg residents interested in filling a vacant position on the Waitsburg City Council. The position was made vacant last month when council member Marty...

 
 News Briefs    September 8, 2016

Port of WW Meeting in Waitsburg

WAITSBURG – The Port of Walla Walla Commissioners and staff will hold their business meeting this month in Waitsburg on Thursday, at 6 p.m., at Waitsburg Town Hall. Waitsburg Commercial Club will host a “Meet and Greet” for Commissioners and...

 
 Specials    September 8, 2016

William Edmund Loosmore

William Edmund Loosmore passed away peacefully at his home in Waitsburg, WA on Aug 29, 2016 at the age of 85. He was born May 4, 1931 in Spokane, WA to John and Irene (Carabin) Loosmore. He began his...

 
 Specials    September 8, 2016

Pioneer Portraits - September 8, 2016

Ten Years Ago Sept. 14, 2006 Anyone fortunate enough to have known Roberta Stonecipher Broom Adams – and there were many – can imagine her take on being named Pioneer of the Year at the 34th Annual Pioneer Fall Festival, which will take place...

 
 Specials    September 8, 2016

Birthdays - Week of September 8

Sept. 9: Cadman Donovan, Trevor Johnson, Terry Ferguson, Melissa Christensen, Bob Rea, Amie Green. Sept. 10: Bill Stonecipher, Lorna Zajac, Lana Salloum, Vanna Webber, Tom Duckworth, Rebecca Brown, Mandy McGee. Sept. 11: Kathleen Johnson, Roger...

 
 Commentary    September 8, 2016

Who is Gary Johnson?

For nine years in the 1980s and ‘90s I lived and worked in Albuquerque, N.M. It’s a big sprawling city with a large Air Force base and a large university. Traveling north from Albuquerque will take you into some of the most beautiful country in...

 
 By Jennifer A. Dlouhy    Commentary    September 8, 2016

US Election So Nuts I Just Might Win, Libertarian Johnson Says

Libertarian Gary Johnson's plan for capturing the White House hinges on voters following through on polls suggesting they dislike the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees more than in any...

 
 Commentary    September 8, 2016

Conflict Should be Learning Process

Dear Editor, Most of the conversations in this town are told through someone, not to someone. Conflicts need to be resolved and then told to the public. It is a sad day when things don’t get resolved. It makes this town weak and incapable of...

 
 Commentary    September 8, 2016

Nestle Treatment was Discrimination

Dear Editor, Citizens, corporations/companies, and developers interested in Waitsburg, BEWARE!! New “normal” established whereby “MAJORITY” declared by elected officials as he/she who protests loudest, acts rudest/profane/interruptive,...

 
 By Ken Graham    News    September 8, 2016

Matthew Wyatt To Be New Waitsburg Pastor

WAITSBURG – The Pulpit Committee at Waitsburg Christian has announced that the church has extended an offer to Waitsburg native Matthew Wyatt to be its next pastor, and he has accepted. The offer is...

 
 News    September 8, 2016

Giant Pumpkin Wins Blue Ribbon

Junior Valdovinos, Selena Valdovinos, and Sara Ann Wilson (l to r) show off the blue ribbons they received at the Walla Walla Fair for their first-place giant pumpkin, which weighed in at 175 pounds....

 
 By Ken Graham    Sports    September 8, 2016

D-W Falls to Pioneers in First-Ever Combine Game

MILTON-FREEWATER – Dayton-Waitsburg went on the road in the first game for its new combined football program, but fell to a Mac-Hi team that hadn't won a game in more than a year. Four turnovers...

 
 By Ken Graham    Sports    September 8, 2016

Dayton Returns Strong Team to V-Ball Court

DAYTON – The Dayton HS Volleyball Team returns this year with nearly the same lineup that finished 11-5 last season. So hopes are high for an even better result for coach Shannon Turner's team,...

 
 By Ken Graham    Sports    September 8, 2016

Lady Cardinals Feature Height and Experience

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg varsity volleyball team should be significantly improved from last year, featuring a veteran team of seven seniors and juniors. The lineup includes six-foot-two-inch...