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Christian club speaker now at peace with her life

Sometimes change is as simple as sitting in a different pew at church. But sometimes, change can be as life altering as the end of a 43-year marriage.

Lessons from our dogs

Not so long ago I was browsing in a gift shop featuring lots of “touristy” merchandise.

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Mayan history lessons

Dressed in traditional Mayan Indian costume, Samuel Becerra demonstrates how to create a clay flute in the shape of a bird.

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Time’s right for a hike

The summer season at Mt. Rainier is now at its peak!

Rogue Lobster next up at Gesa

The Direct Current Concert Series, showcasing local talent from the Walla Walla area, continues at the Gesa Power House Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 23.

National Lentil Festival has a little something for everyone

Consider­ing 25 percent of the lentils in the U.S. are grown in the Palouse region, it’s only appropriate that Pullman is hosting the 26th annual National Lentil Festival.

Bull riding event on tap in Grandview

Wyatt Wentz of Prosser is organizing “Makin’ 8 for Prostate,” a fundraising event for prostate cancer awareness and research.

Gospel music jamboree this Sunday

For all Gospel music lovers, it’s time again for the monthly, old-fashioned Gospel music jamboree.

No campfires in state parks

Washington State Parks officials announced earlier this week that campfires in all state parks will be prohibited until further notice to help prevent human-caused wildfires during the hot, dry season on both sides of the Cascade Mountains.

State parks access free on Monday, Aug. 25

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission wants the public to know that Monday, Aug. 25, is a state parks ‘free day.’

Paleteria La Nortena will host celebration

Sunnyside’s Paleteria La Nortena will celebrate 25 years of business with a special event on Saturday, Aug. 23, beginning at 11 a.m.

Free concert in S’side Thursday, Aug. 21

The Grandview Church of Nazarene choir will be performing at Sunnyside’s Centennial Square on Thursday, Aug. 21.

Sun Terrace hosting 50’s sock hop today

Sun Terrace Assisted Living Center in Sunnyside will be hosting a 50s sock hop and dinner today (Friday).

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$90 million Legends Casino expansion expected to be completed by end of 2016

The first official phase of the hotel and casino expansion at Yakama Nation Legends Casino kicked off last month with an enlargement of the parking area.

Book signing in S’side scheduled for Aug. 27

Sunnyside author B.J. Joke will be signing her novel “My Story: Power to Rule” at Frio in downtown Sunnyside on Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 4 to 6 p.m.