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College Place School Board members will hold an executive session tonight to discuss a personnel matter.
From cuts to cocktails — businesses that specialize in an array of services have stepped up for the Danza Classical Ballet Foundation.
Key Technology has appointed H.J.K. “Eric” Geling as its senior director of sales for the Europe, Middle East, India and Africa Region.
The Seventh-day Adventist Church has evolved on social issues since its founding in 1863. In official statements, it has taken stands for civil rights, opposition to slavery and for religious liberty, among other issues.
Emergency Services - 3/30/15
A motorcyclist and his passenger were sent to the hospital Sunday after a collsion with a deer about 12 miles south of Burbank, according to a Washington State Patrol news release.
A medical expenses benefit account has been established for Ashley Schack of Walla Walla.
Being gay and hanging onto his church affiliation has taken fortitude from Terry Rice at times.
Bail of $50,000 was set this morning in Walla Walla County Superior Court for a man police arrested Sunday morning for investigation of second-degree rape.
Monday's Glance, Scoreboard
Whitman College’s women’s lacrosse team continues to be agonizingly close to the program’s second win, this time falling short by a scant two goals in a 15-13 Northwest Conference loss to visiting Pacific Sunday afternoon at the Whitman Athletic Fields.
EAST WENATCHEE, Wash. — If Wa-Hi’s Madi Doepker hadn’t won female field athlete of the meet honors here Friday at the Eastmont Wildcat Invitational, Blue Devils teammate Maddie Sirmon probably would have.
SPOKANE — The Blue Mountain Soccer Club boys-under-13 Jaguars earned a 2-1 victory over Spokane Shadow Sunday afternoon at Rypien Field in Spokane.
TACOMA — An eight-run second inning sparked Whitman College to an 8-5 Northwest Conference win Sunday at Logger Field, where the Missionaries were able to take the final game of a three-game set against host Puget Sound.
HOUSTON — Gonzaga’s offense stalled against Duke, and it cost the Bulldogs a trip to the Final Four. Kyle Wiltjer scored 16 points, but Gonzaga was held without a field goal for the final 6:37 of Sunday’s 66-52 loss to the top-seeded Blue Devils in the South Regional final.
HOUSTON — The basketball coach who has won all you can win leaped into the air, pumped his fists and screamed like the happiest child at the playground. Mike Krzyzewski has reacted to national championships with less emotion. This moment was too wonderful to downplay, however.
PHOENIX — Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night.
MILTON-FREEWATER — The foursome of Abe Currin, Ben Currin, Jeff Bishop and Andrew Brown teamed up for an 18-hole gross score of 50 to win Sunday’s kickoff golf tournament at the Milton-Freewater Municipal Golf Course.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Tiffany Mitchell scored seven of her 21 points in the final 2 minutes and South Carolina beat Florida State 80-74 on Sunday in the Greensboro Regional final for its first Final Four berth.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Lindsay Allen scored 23 points to help top-seeded Notre Dame beat Baylor in the regional final for a spot in its fifth consecutive Final Four.
AUSTIN, Texas — An emotional Rick Barnes fought back tears in saying goodbye to Texas after 17 years Sunday, insisting he’s grateful for his time with the Longhorns and isn’t bitter about being fired.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Juan Pablo Montoya gave Team Penske a victory Sunday in the season-opening race at St. Petersburg, where the driver showed how far he has come a year after returning to the IndyCar Series.
PITTSBURGH — NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night.
CARLSBAD, Calif. — Cristie Kerr ran off four straight birdies on the back nine and closed with a 7-under 65 to win the Kia Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title in nearly two years.
MARTIN, Tenn. — Belmont broke three NCAA Division I records and tied a fourth Sunday during a 20-run sixth inning in a 34-10 victory over UT Martin.
SAN ANTONIO — Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard. Walker won his hometown event Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Travis Trice vowed a day earlier that he wasn’t going to cry should the Michigan State Spartans continue their improbable run to the Final Four. The senior guard’s vow lasted no more than 10 seconds once the final horn sounded following Michigan State’s 76-70 overtime victory over Louisville in a thrilling NCAA Tournament East Regional final Sunday.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Denny Hamlin just needed a visit to Martinsville Speedway to get his racing team back on track. Now, with his spot in NASCAR’s Chase for the championship virtually assured, they can work to make it better.
1934 - 2015
Geneva Biagi, 80, of Walla Walla died March 26, 2015
Washington’s five public universities and its one public college received record-breaking numbers of freshman applications for fall 2015, including more applications from students who qualify for a state tuition scholarship.
NEW YORK — Susan Bernardo trusted her stockbroker. She wound up losing a fortune.
OLYMPIA (AP) — A bill to raise Washington’s highest-in-the-nation state minimum wage to $12-an-hour with a series of annual 50-cent increases is set to get a hearing in the state Senate.
WASHINGTON — The departure of Harry Reid after 2016 may boost chances to revive the moribund Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository in Nevada, a project the Senate minority leader has spent his career opposing.
A couple weeks ago, Kricket Nicholson swallowed hard and punched in the phone number for the Umatilla County Salvation Army.