Walla Walla

Local Teen Pays it Forward

Most teens with summer jobs use everything they've saved to purchase clothes, shoes or the latest gadget. Sky Druffel, however, used $600 she saved up from pulling rye this summer to purchase a Ford Explorer from a local non profit…

Washington State Penitentiary on Lockdown

WALLA WALLA - All four West Complex units at the Washington State Penitentiary are on lockdown after an assault resulted in one offender receiving stab wounds Tuesday morning. The assault occurred at about 8:30 a.m. in a common area of…

Local Airman Graduates Basic Training

Air Force Airman Keltan M. Fulmer graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness,…

The Salvation Army Opens New Food Bank in Walla Walla

The Salvation Army has unveiled its new building in Walla Walla which houses a larger food bank and social services offices. The new building replaces the smaller food bank and is located next to the existing Salvation Army building, at…

Escaped prisoners from Idaho captured near Walla Walla

The two men who escaped from the North Idaho Correctional Institution in Cottonwood early Saturday morning are back in custody. The Idaho County Sheriff's Office says 20-year-old Caleb Joe Thomas and 21-year-old Ridge Scott Dains were captured while driving a…

Murder Victim's Best Friend Speaks Out

Two weeks after the body of a 20-year-old Walla Walla woman who was shot to death was found, her close friends remain shocked over her murder and especially shocked at who is believed to have commited the crime. Beatriz Fuentes…

Mobile Home Fire This Morning in Burbank

Walla Walla County firefighters are trying to determine what sparked a mobile home fire in Burbank this morning. The fire started around 8 o'clock at a mobile home on the 100 block of Cherry Street. No one was home at…

Walla Walla Murder Suspect Pleads Not-Guilty

The prime murder suspect in the shooting death of Yesica Olivos pleads not-guilty in court yesterday. 17 year old Carlos Valdez is charged with first degree murder and will be charged as an adult. Olivos' body was found on Frog…

Washington Army National Guard unit returns to Walla Walla

Members of the Washington Army National Guard made some noise Saturday afternoon to let the community of Walla Walla know they are back. More than 50 members of Alpha Battery 2-146 th Field Artillery Regiment demonstrated military equipment and provided…

Walla Walla Murder Suspect Arrested in Spokane

A 17-year-old boy identified by the Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office as the primary suspect in the shooting death of 20-year-old Yesica Olivos has been arrested in Spokane. Carlos Valdez now faces charges of first degree murder. An arrest warrant…

School Schedule Changes For Wednesday January 8th

School Schedule Changes For Wednesday January 8th: -Pacific NW Univ. of Health Sciences - Closed due to power outage. -Terrace Heights Elementary School is closed today due to a power outage in the Terrace Heights area. -Benton Franklin Head Start:…

Charter Deal Complete

KAPP 35/KVEW 42 Your Local ABC HDTV and ME-TV is happy to announce we have reached a multi-year agreement for our continued carriage on Charter Communications cable systems. We appreciated your patience while both parties made sure no interruption to…