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 By Tracy Thompson    News    February 20, 2020 

Waitsburg Flood Relief Committee in action

In action since early Friday morning on February 7, Pastor Matt Wyatt of the Waitsburg Christian Church has been leading the 'spontaneous volunteers' of Waitsburg to assist residents with the many...

 
 By Tracy Thompson    News    February 20, 2020 

Gaudy Gals on Main set to open

WAITSBURG-Lori Davis and Kimi Bruzas are two sisters with two different styles. Lori likes chalk painted furniture, gardening, art and all things 70s. Kimi likes art, antiques, and all things crystal...

 

Waitsburg homes and farms underwater

WAITSBURG-February 7 is starting to earn quite the reputation in the Walla Walla Valley, as two major floods have ripped through the area in less than 25 years. The 2020 flood, which people are just n...

 

State of emergency declared for City of Waitsburg

WAITSBURG—At a special meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, Feb. 11, the Waitsburg City Council declared a state of emergency. This action is needed by funding agencies to release emergency assis...

 

Changes proposed for the City of Waitsburg elections process

WAITSBURG—City Administrator Randy Hinchliffe announced plans to hold a vote at the upcoming City Council meeting on February 19, 2020 to move the annual City election process to the Walla Walla County Election Board. According to the City of...

 

Environmental dangers to be aware of following a flood

According to the OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration: “Although most floods do not cause serious outbreaks of infectious disease or chemical poisonings, they can cause sickness in workers and others who come in contact with...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    February 13, 2020

Nancy's Dream is growing

WAITSBURG-Doug Biolo didn't have plans to stay in Waitsburg after his mother, Nancy Aronson, passed. It took a little bit of convincing from his sister, Janet Lawrence and a split-second decision to...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    February 6, 2020

Night out at the Sock Hop

The Waitsburg Elementary School multipurpose room has seen many transformations, and this weekend, it transformed into a 50s style diner, complete with vinyl records and milkshakes, for the Home and...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    February 6, 2020

Jamie's Perfection Cleaning

Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early spring this year, which means we all should get a jump start on our spring cleaning. If you're a 'cleaning won't kill me, but why chance it?' kind of person, have...

 

Brittany Zuger is new Deputy Clerk at the City of Waitsburg

A welcoming presence is on board at Waitsburg City Hall, with the addition of Brittany Zuger to the staff as the new Deputy Clerk. A Waitsburg native, and Waitsburg High School graduate, Zuger was...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 30, 2020

Waitsburg Celebration Days crowns 2020 queen

WAITSBURG-Scrambling to set extra tables up is a fundraiser coordinator's 'best and worst case scenario' and that is exactly what happened at Lena Beren's Coronation Dinner on Saturday night. Her...

 

Waitsburg School District's Educational Programs & Operations Levy

WAITSBURG—In less than a month, residents of Waitsburg will vote on a replacement levy for Waitsburg School District. The district’s proposed Educational Programs & Operations (EP&O) Levy will be used to sustain school programs and services that...

 

Emergency Medical Services continuation levy on February 11, 2020 ballot

The Walla Walla County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Levy will be on the February 2020 Special Election ballot. Voters will have the opportunity to renew the EMS Levy that has been in place since 1990. The renewal of an existing levy is known as...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 30, 2020

New running club is more than just miles

WAITSBURG-Susan Wildey attended her first Girls on the Run event last year with her niece, and that was all the inspiration she needed. Wildey, who is the Food Services Supervisor at Waitsburg...

 

Waitsburg Schools to vote on levy Feb. 11

WAITSBURG— Voters in the Waitsburg School District will be asked to continue supporting schools by approving an Educational Programs and Operations (EP&O) levy of $2.71 per $1,000 of assessed property value on the Feb. 11 ballot. This is NOT a new...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 16, 2020

Area youth raising money for trip to D.C.

WAITSBURG- Lisa Morrow and Tracy Barron aren't afraid of anything. From horses to hunting, they both have active families that keep them on their toes. Last April they volunteered to take a group of...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 9, 2020

Colorful winter break at the Cardinal's Nest

WAITSBURG-The last few days of winter break are their own kind of limbo. Kids are starting to wake up from the holiday-induced comas, parents are going back to work, and babysitters are seemingly...

 

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Waitsburg School District - Director Position 1 Vacancy

Position 1 Director Zone - designated in teal blue. Interested persons must reside in Zone 1. For more information about zones, please access: http://www.wallawallagis.com/MapLibrary.asp Application...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 2, 2020

Local racer signs deal with racing company

One of the best feelings is when you figure out what is meant by "do what you love and love what you do," and Koby Harris is figuring it out early! The Waitsburg High school student recently turned...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 2, 2020

Waitsburg City Council Update

WAITSBURG—The Waitsburg City Council met December 18, 2019 at the Waitsburg Lion’s Building. Council members Terry Jacoy, KC Kuykendall, Jim Romine, and Kevin House, as well as Mayor Marty Dunn,...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    January 2, 2020

Waitsburg's bookstore is more than just pages

Good books, local products, and writing clubs... oh my! Ju's Traveling Pages, located at the end of our Main Street, is owned and operated by a family who has centered their business around...

 
 By Beka Compton    News    December 19, 2019

Dayton-Waitsburg Combine committee discusses future of the program

WAITSBURG-The Dayton-Waitsburg Athletic Combine Advisory Committee met December 11, at the Preston Hall Middle School in Waitsburg. The Board reviewed the results of the recent community-wide survey,...

 

New business in the heart of Waitsburg

With a lovely new earth-toned paint job, and a new set of fixtures, Andrea Villa has opened up her massage therapy business this month in the heart of Waitsburg at 131 Main Street. A native of Walla...

 

A familiar friend and new voice

WAITSBURG-There is action happening at 208 Main street in The Plaza Theater building with Marilyn Johnson re-opening her gift shop Etc., while her daughter Serena Travis is remodeling the space to...

 

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