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Sizing Up The Salmon

Sizing Up The Salmon

People came from far and near to attend the Waitsburg Lions Club annual Salmon Bake last Saturday. The event went off without a hitch and the weather was the best it's been in recent years, according ...

Waitsburg Council Pulls Reins On Equestrian Center Proposal

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg City Council was encouraging but said there was no way they could approve the 17-page Equestrian Use Proposal and corresponding community work day presented by the Friends of the Waitsburg Fairgrounds Committee at the...

Playing in the Plaza

Members of the Inland Empire Cello Choir played in the Prescott Plaza on Sept. 21. Members of the Walla Walla Symphony will play again on Wed., Oct. 4 from 5-7...

Student Reps

Waitsburg High School and middle school officers and representatives traveled to Pomeroy on Sept. 21 to participate in a leadership...

Dayton On Tour Coming Saturday

Art Crawl Partake in the Art Crawl through a variety of venues downtown. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Artists will show their work in eight locations throughout downtown Dayton. Artist demonstrations will take ...

Upcoming Sporting Events

Dayton-Waitsburg Football Friday: DW at Lyle-Wishram – 7 p.m. Dayton Volleyball Thursday: Tri-Cities Prep at Dayton – 5 p.m. Tuesday: Dayton at Liberty Christian – 5 p.m. Waitsburg Volleyball Thursday: Waitsburg at Oaksdale – 5 p.m....

Second-Half Rally Pushes DW Past TCP, 35-20

PASCO – Nothing went right for Dayton-Waitsburg in the first half of the game here against Tri-Cities Prep, save for Travis Crockett's 150 yards rushing. But the DW team came out after the half...

Dayton Sweeps DeSales in 3 Sets

DAYTON – The Dayton volleyball team hosted DeSales on Sept. 22 and easily swept their league match, 25-21, 25-13, 25-17. The Lady Bulldogs were led by Jenna Phillips, who went 14 for 14 serving,...

Waitsburg Cross Country Results

D7 League meet opener @ Wilbur Golf Course September 13th Emily Adams, 2nd with a time of 20.02 Landon Callas, 9th with a time of 18.09 Daltin Lambert, 67th with a time of 22.08 Tom House, 76th with a time of 22.51 Joe Leamy, with a time...

Lady Cards Beat Touchet in 5 Sets

TOUCHET – The Waitsburg volleyball team hit the road last week, traveling to Touchet on Sept. 20. The Lady Cardinals won a hard-fought in five sets, 25-19, 16-25, 18-25, 25-15, 16-14. After falling behind three sets to two, Waitsburg rallied back...

Robot Rides May Force Error-Prone Human Motorists Off the Road

New rules of the road for robot cars coming out of Washington this week could lead to the eventual extinction of one of the defining archetypes of the past century: the human driver. While banning people from driving may seem like something from a...

Waitsburg Needs Successful Businesses

Dear Editor, Some think after recent events it may be difficult to entice other businesses to consider Waitsburg as a potential site. Others are of the opinion that would be just fine. At least one individual commented they liked the current small...

George H.W. Bush's Defection is a Big Deal

George H.W. Bush is planning to vote for Hillary Clinton. That’s not considered major news by most mainstream outlets. But it should be. The story, first picked up by Politico late Monday night from a Facebook post by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend,...

Cong. Church Fashion Flea Market Extravaganza

DAYTON – The Dayton First Congregational Church-UCC is hosting a Fashion Flea Market Extravaganza fundraiser on Sat., Oct. 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Purses, shoes, jewelry, scarves, and accessories in better condition, along with gently used...

Waitsburg City Admin. is A Finalist for College Place City Admin.

WAITSBURG – The City of College Place will interview three candidates to become the city’s next City Administrator on Sept. 29. Among those is current Waitsburg City Administrator Randy Hinchliffe. Hinchliffe is a Waitsburg High School graduate...

Blue MTn. Comm. Foundation Supports Waitsburg

WALLA WALLA – Three Waitsburg programs were approved to receive $11,100 in grant funds from the Blue Mountain Community Foundation at the foundation’s Sept. 20 board meeting. Add those funds to the $24,987 in scholarships awarded to 17...

Makenna Barron Needs Votes for Anthem Contest

LAS VEGAS - Last year, local songstress Makenna Barron made the top ten in the National Finals Rodeo National Anthem Contest. This year, the talented 10-year-old again made the top ten by popular vote, and was then chosen by a selection committee...

Waitsburg and Dayton Receive School of Distinction Awards

PASCO – Waitsburg Elementary School and Dayton Middle School are among seven southeast Washington schools recognized statewide as winners of the 2016 School of Distinction award. Other schools recognized in ESD 123 include Paterson Elementary,...

Pioneer Portraits - September 29, 2016

Ten Years Ago October 5, 2006 Photo caption: Bettie Chase was honored by the Organization of Eastern Star with her 50-year-pin, presented by Worthy Matron Nancy Otterson as Tom Baker, Worthy Patron, looks on. Chase was initiated in 1956 and was a...

Birthdays - Week of September 29

September 29: Margaret Fischer, Marie Feryn, Charles Zuger, Mary Yancey, Dr. S.R. Hevel, Christopher Conrath. September 30: Charles Parker. October 1: Quinton Powers, Jeff Dicus, Peggy Dicus, Christopher Goff, Jerri Ann Newbill. October 2: Ted...

TEENY MCMUNN: MY RECIPE BOX

For the next few weeks, I am sharing recipes with apples, since we are into fall and they are abundant. This recipe is used quite a bit at our house, especially on a weekend morning when we have more time. We always make extra, but they rarely make...

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