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Police arrest Milton-Freewater man for sexual abuse of juveniles

Milton-Freewater Police announced on Thursday that it had arrested and charged a local man with sexual abuse of juveniles.
College Place High School

Two students under arrest following knife attack at College Place school

Law enforcement officials say they have two students in custody following what they are describing as an attack on the principal of John Sager Middle School in College Place.
Drug Trafficking

Two Milton-Freewater men arrested in major drug trafficking investigation

Two Milton-Freewater men are behind bars today following the culmination of a yearlong investigation by the Blue Mountain Enforcement Narcotics Team.

Early morning drug raid sends six people to jail

Neighbors say they are relieved to discover that an early morning drug raid has shut down a popular drug house in Milton-Freewater.

New details emerge in death of Marcos Gutierrez

The death of Marcos Gutierrez-Rodriguez, 29-years-old of Milton-Freewater, has been a trending news topic since his body was discovered beneath a bridge on May 22nd.

Informed Delivery: Know when you have mail coming

A new service from the United States Postal Service may help you ensure you're getting all of your mail.

Third Annual Women’s March Will Celebrate Women

It's time again for the Women's March on Walla Walla.  Let's take a look at challenges faced by this year's event organizers.

Walla Walla Valley Hero: David Sprinkle

For David Sprinkle, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 was just another day.  The retired 84-year-old was at home, waiting for his great-grandson to get home from school.

Women’s March on Walla Walla: The March

On January 20, 2018, thousands of individuals filled the streets of downtown Walla Walla for the 2nd annual women's march.

Police investigate homicide at Umapine Creamery

The Umatilla County Sheriff's Office is investigating what they are calling a homicide at Umapine Creamery outside of Milton-Freewater.