Walla Walla

Mass vaccination planned for Walla Walla County

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — The Walla Walla County Department of Health is joining forces with Providence St. Mary Medical Center to vaccinate eligible participants this weekend. According to a press release sent on Thursday afternoon, Providence St. Mary received a…

K9 discovers more than 1lb of meth in storage locker

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — A K9 named Watts with the Walla Walla Police Department discovered over 1 lb of methamphetamine in a storage unit. On January 13, 2021, Street Crimes Detectives gathered intel that suggested illegal drugs were being held…

Walla Walla PD, Firefighter save suicidal man

Walla Walla police and the fire department successfully rescued a suicidal man Saturday morning, a news release said. At about 11 a.m., officers responded to a call regarding a suicidal subject who threatened to hang himself, the release said. According…

Deadly double shooting in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — The Walla Walla Police Department announced that two people were shot near Stadium Dr. earlier on Friday, Janary 8. Authorities say that two victims were discovered with bullet wounds. One was pronounced deceased at the scene…

Walla Walla police stun man wielding shotgun

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Walla Walla police were forced to stun a man who threatened a woman and her son with a shotgun on Thursday evening, a news release said. Around 11:00 p.m. on January 7, officers from the Walla…

Sunnyside Police identify deceased gunshot victim

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. — A gunshot victim who was discovered by Sunnyside Police around 1:50 a.m. PST on Thursday, January 7, 2020 was identified. The victim, a 27-year-old man, was identified as Angel Faz. His family has since been notified. Sunnyside…

Veterans throughout Washington are set for vaccination

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) is working diligently to those who served with COVID-19 vaccinations throughout the state. The WDVA announced that the Washington Veterans Home in Port Orchard was the first location…

Walla Walla robbery suspect arrested over the weekend

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — A 33- year-old Walla Walla man was arrested over the weekend for alleged robbery in the second degree and driving with a suspended license. According to Sgt. Gunner Fulmer of the Walla Walla Police Department, officers…

Walla Walla Hall of Fame inducts young rapper

WALLA WALLA, Wash. -The City of Walla Walla is looking for influential locals to add to its new Hall of Fame. When you visit the city's website, you'll see big names like movie star Adam West, Actor Connor Trinneer, and…

Walla Walla County appoints a new Public Health Officer

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Today, Walla Walla County officials announced a new Public Health Officer. The Board of County Commissioners has appointed Dr. Daniel Kaminsky as Public Health Officer. Officials say the search for a new Public Health Officer began…