Local News in Wapato, Washington
WSU's largest endowed scholarship benefits future teachers - WSU News
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 20:04:33 GMT
WSU's largest endowed scholarship benefits future teachers
Born in 1911 in Illinois and raised in Wapato, Wash., Rock Logan graduated in 1933 from then Washington State College with a degree in engineering and architecture. Following service in the Navy, he moved to the San Francisco Bay area in 1947 to begin ...
After huge fire, Colville tribes unleash unprecedented logging blitz - OregonLive.com
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:28:00 GMT
After huge fire, Colville tribes unleash unprecedented logging blitz
The state's largest salvage logging operation ever was about 100 million board feet of timber cut on Department of Natural Resources Lands in 2008 in southwest Washington, after a windstorm. Logging blitz ... "This is set back basically to zero ...
New photo book tells Hanford Manhattan Project story - Tri-City Herald
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 05:55:10 GMT
New photo book tells Hanford Manhattan Project story
“Washington (state) had a huge role in ending World War II.” Stories include the internment of first- and second-generation Japanese residents of Yakima County for the duration of the war, and the work at Big Pasco, one of the busiest Army depots ...
Colville tribes race time to log charred lumber - Yakima Herald-Republic
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:38:13 GMT
Colville tribes race time to log charred lumber
The state's largest salvage logging operation ever was about 100 million board feet of timber cut on Department of Natural Resources Lands in 2008 in Southwest Washington, after a windstorm. The logging ... “This is set back basically to zero,” Wapato ...
Wapato woman dies after Lower Valley crash - Yakima Herald-Republic
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 19:53:13 GMT
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Wapato woman dies after Lower Valley crash
10 at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle from injuries suffered in the Oct. 11 crash that occurred 5 miles southwest of Wapato, the Washington State Patrol reported in a news release issued Wednesday. Troopers said Sarvis was heading north on Ashue ...
WSP Releases Information on October Accident that Lead to the Death of Wapato ...
The Trade Battle Behind Your Thanksgiving Apple Pie - National Journal
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:33:09 GMT
The Trade Battle Behind Your Thanksgiving Apple Pie
NAFTA has pitted farmers in the states of Chihuahua and Washington against one another. They are the two largest apple-growing states in their respective countries, and their apples end up in everything from holiday ciders, to pies, to slices in a ...
Thanksgiving in Wine Country kicks off at Yakima Valley wineries on Friday - Yakima Herald-Republic
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:28:27 GMT
Thanksgiving in Wine Country kicks off at Yakima Valley wineries on Friday
“Our whole goal is going to be focusing on helping people learn what wines go well with the holiday meals,” said Steve Womack, the Washington sales and hospitality manager for Owen Roe winery, which has a tasting room outside of Wapato, as well as one ...
Massive salvage logging under way at Colville after wildfires - The Seattle Times
Sun, 22 Nov 2015 02:48:45 GMT
The Seattle Times
Massive salvage logging under way at Colville after wildfires
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Colville tribal member Lola Campbell, cultural plant technician and resource expert, gets her first look at the burn. Lost were berries and medicinal plants as well as timber. She says, “Most of the best gathering... (Alan Berner/The Seattle Times) More.
Sparkling Wine for Holiday (and Everyday) Celebrations - Seattlemag
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 09:09:32 GMT
Sparkling Wine for Holiday (and Everyday) Celebrations
Treveri Cellars, based in Wapato (just outside of Yakima, and one of the first wineries you reach after descending off Snoqualmie Pass), has only been around since 2010, and yet it feels like a Washington institution. The winemaking team consists of ...
Session gives Wapato a chance to highlight successes, challenges - Yakima Herald-Republic
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 06:58:17 GMT
Session gives Wapato a chance to highlight successes, challenges
Sen. Curtis King talks with Adams Elementary School fourth-graders Francisco Zendejas, left, and Cameron Fonseca on Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, in Wapato. King and others visited the reading class as part of Elected Leaders Day in the Wapato School District.