Walla Walla

RV fire blocks S.R. 12 between Waitsburg and Dayton

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — State troopers are on the scene of a smokey fire that is blocking traffic on S.R. 12 between Dayton and Waitsburg on Friday afternoon. Local authorities closed nearby roadways due to the danger presented by the…

Walla Walla Veterans Home suffers COVID-19 outbreak

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — With another positive COVID-19 test on Wednesday, the Walla Walla Veterans Home is facing a coronavirus outbreak with five residents and four staff members testing positive for the virus in the last two weeks. According to…

Anti-mask disruption halts council meeting in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — A day after a school board meeting in Walla Walla, Washington was halted because of a person protesting COVID-19 mask requirements, a council meeting was shut down there by a large anti-mask crowd. On Wednesday, about 100 people packed into City Council chambers at least in part because of bogus rumors of a city-wide vaccination…

Idaho man dies in Eastern Washington car crash

WAITSBURG, Wash. -- A man has died in Walla Walla County after a single car crash on Saturday morning. The incident happened at milepost 352 on East Highway 12. The car left the road and struck an Embankment, according to…