Annie Charnley Eveland

Copy editor, Etc. columnist


Seattle native Annie Charnley Eveland is a copy editor and writer. She settled in Walla Walla in 1977 and joined the U-B news staff in 1979. Over time she wrote obituaries, news briefs, court news and feature stories. In 1990 she began writing the community column Etcetera, which started out as a weekly feature and has been daily for many years. Her passion is sharing news about people with the community. She's an avid reader and writes an occasional book column. She was promoted to copy editor in 2007. Another passion is being part of the editing team and doing page layout and design for the daily paper and Marquee, the weekly arts and entertainment magazine.

Recent Stories

Etc - BMAC delivers 105,000 meals worth of food to hungry

Using 24-foot refrigerated delivery trucks, Blue Mountain Action Council’s Food Bank crew hauled 126,000 pounds — 63 tons — of food to pantries at The Salvation Army, St. Vincent de Paul, The Pantry Shelf and Helpline in Walla Walla County and three others in Garfield, Columbia and Asotin counties.

Transportation director named winner of safety award

The Walla Walla County Traffic Safety/DUI Task Force on Wednesday honored Transportation Director Steve Olson with the 2015 Traffic Safety Super Star Award in the Educational Outreach category.

Miss Washington to visit Garrison Middle

Feb. 4 will be royal for Garrison Middle School students when current Miss Washington Kailee Dunn arrives for the day.

Author participates in Law Enforcement Citizens Academy

I became more familiar with how law enforcement and the criminal justice system work in Walla Walla County by participating in the 11-week Law Enforcement Citizens Academy in 2014. That’s our group at right.

Wa-Hi student returns for 'Week of Code'

Former Walla Walla High School student Nick Ferraro returned to the classroom to help digital media technology instructor Dennis DeBroeck with his “Week of Code.”

Miniature pinscher sets fashion trends around town

When Kaiser the miniature pinscher, 2, steps out into the chilly Walla Walla Valley clime, paws down he’s kitted out in a variety of on-trend, fashion-forward, yet warm and practical togs.

Pi Day plans in works at Whitman College

March 14 — 3-14-15 — is Pi Day for American Association of University Women’s Great Explorations, a day of science adventures for girls grades 5-8 at Whitman College.

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