Alasdair Stewart is the managing editor for news and multimedia at the Union-Bulletin. He joined the U-B in 1994 after graduating from Whitman College and worked as a paginator and copy editor until 1999, when he moved to New Hampshire. He worked at The Telegraph in Nashua, N.H., for five years as a copy editor, environmental news writer, columnist and metro editor before returning to the Union-Bulletin in 2005.
Alasdair and his wife, Holly, live in Walla Walla with their daughter and a Newfoundland dog.
Federal funds aimed at helping workers upgrade skills and find jobs will give local efforts a boost.
Faster and faster — that’s the promise of an improvement in Verizon’s cell bandwidth recently rolled out in Walla Walla.
Oktoberfest, like autumn, shows up this month.
Coming The second edition of Dayton’s Heirloom Gardeners Food and Wine Weekend gets started Friday and runs through Sunday.
The poster for the 40th edition of the Walla Walla Balloon Stampede is touching down at the National Balloon Museum in Indianola, Iowa, just outside Des Moines.
The Walla Walla Association of Realtors has a new public relations chairman.
Local barbecue shop A Wing and a Prayer has no plans to reopen at its current location on Main Street barring the landing of a favorable lease, according to the restaurant’s Facebook page.
Ten vendors will set up shop next Friday and Saturday for the third annual Cottage on the Hill autumn sale outside Walla Walla.
Banner Bank has launched a redesign on its website along with a new ad campaign in Boise, Seattle and Portland and on social media.
Primary election results are coming in for Walla Walla, Columbia and Garfield counties.