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DAYTON — After counting 28 remaining ballots, a $5.5 million Columbia County Hospital District capital improvement bond narrowly passed with a margin of eight-hundredths of a percent.
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Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating a tub of popcorn at the movie theater.
WALLA WALLA — A new trial date has been set for a man suspected of threatening to kill himself by blowing up his residence at Kings Mobile Home Park in September.
WALLA WALLA — A man already facing 11 criminal charges, including two in which he’s accused of killing horses in Walla Walla County in October, now finds himself in more trouble.
PENDLETON — The Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help in identifying and locating a man suspected of committing four commercial burglaries in Milton-Freewater.
The Walla Walla University women’s basketball team fell to Simpson University, 76-42, on Monday.
The Eagles celebrate at iconic Assembly Hall after they hand Indiana an 88-86 defeat Monday night.
Cue the Apple Cup-week jokes, starting with this knee-slapper: For the 7:30 p.m. kickoff Saturday night in Pullman, there’s a good chance of showers, with a high in the upper 30s and a low in the upper 20s.
Third baseman Kyle Seager’s All-Star season earns him a seven-year extension with the Mariners.
Cougars wide receiver Kristoff Williams suffered a concussion earlier this season that caused him to retire from football.
Seattle follows Sunday’s win over Arizona with a trip to San Francisco on Thursday evening.
Washington head coach Chris Petersen gets his first taste of the in-state rivalry this Saturday.
Portland wins its eighth in a row at the expense of winless Philadelphia Monday, 114-104.
Ricky Doyle got an earful from a New York crowd.
Oklahoma State guard Phil Forte wasn’t hitting his shots Monday night, but his team’s defense stepped up in the second half and saved him.
Justin Forsett ripped off one long run after another, and the Baltimore Ravens battered Drew Brees into a costly mistake.
Kentucky’s perfect week includes a 72-40 win over Kansas that drops the Jayhawks to No. 11.
LeBron James scored 29 points, including 16 in the first quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers broke a four-game losing streak with a 106-74 win over the Orlando Magic on Monday night.
Chiefs safety Eric Berry was placed on the non-football injury list after a mass was found in his chest following last week’s game in Oakland. Team trainer Rick Burkholder said Berry may have lymphoma.
A Browns fan who says he wanted to give Johnny Manziel “a hug” was struck by the rookie quarterback’s entourage at a downtown hotel and was left with a swollen eye and lip, police said.
The Red Sox agreed to contract terms with free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, his agent confirmed. According to a baseball official with knowledge of the deal, Boston also struck a deal with slugger Hanley Ramirez, who broke into the major leagues with the Red Sox in 2005.
Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz are among 17 newcomers on baseball’s 2015 Hall of Fame ballot.
An analysis of sales data and store circulars by two research firms contradicts conventional wisdom that Black Friday is when shoppers can get the most and biggest sales of the year.
The Thanksgiving Day holiday is Thursday. The following closures or special hours or days of service will be in effect.
The Department of Veterans Affairs said Monday it had “formally removed,” Sharon Helman, the director of the Phoenix VA Health Care System, where the largest nationwide scandal in the agency’s history first came to light earlier this year.
Housing prices showed further signs of cooling in September, with prices falling in the Seattle area and almost half of the cities in the S&P/Case-Shiller 20-city index, officials said Tuesday.
Demonstrators shut down a portion of Interstate 5 in downtown Seattle Monday night as the protest over the Ferguson grand- jury ruling erupted into violence.
Police do not have to ask permission to use body cameras to record their interactions with the public in most circumstances, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Monday.
FERGUSON, Mo. — Smoke billowed from burned-out buildings and sidewalks were strewn with broken glass Tuesday morning after Ferguson erupted over a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the killing of unarmed black 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Charles “Bud” Norman Ayers, 88, died Nov. 22