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 By Teresa Simpson    News

Largent leads Mahnkey in Whitman County

COLFAX — A rematch for a county commissioner seat is looking much like the first go-round. Preliminary results in the Nov. 8 general election show incumbent Michael Largent, a Republican, taking the lead over challenger... — Updated 11/9/2022 Full story

 By Teresa Simpson    Sports

Boat Racers Memorialize Michael Dixon

ST. JOHN – Two area men were remembered following the Saturday, Aug. 26, sprint boat races at Webb's Slough. The ashes of Richie Baltierra of St. John were spread on the waters... — Updated 9/13/2022

 By Teresa Simpson    Sports

Area swimmers second in Clucky Cup

COLFAX – The St. John-Endicott-LaCrosse-Washtucna swim team took second place overall in the annual Tri-County Swim Meet, also known as the Clucky Cup, on Aug. 6. The host Colfax Bullsharks won the event with 329 team points.... — Updated 8/16/2022

 By Teresa Simpson    Sports

Area swimmers compete in Colfax

COLFAX – Local swimmers won against St John-Endicott-LaCrosse-Washtucna and Garfield-Palouse-Oakesdale-Plummer last Thursday July 28, at the Colfax swim meet. The Colfax... — Updated 8/3/2022

 By Teresa Simpson    News

Wagon train crosses Adams County

RALSTON – After about two weeks on the trail the John Wayne Pioneer Wagons and Riders passed through Adams County last week. During their 17-day trek across Eastern Washington,... — Updated 6/7/2022

 By Teresa Simpson    News

John Wayne riders, wagons on the trail

LIND – Dozens of John Wayne Pioneer Wagons and Riders members will be traversing Adams County this week as part of their annual wagon train. The group set out last week on a 17-day ride that started in Easton and ends in Tekoa... — Updated 5/26/2022

 By Teresa Simpson    News

Grain train derails along highway 26

HOOPER - A grain train derailed along state Highway 26, west of the town of LaCrosse and east of Washtucna. About four train cars derailed, spilling grain along the railroad... — Updated 5/17/2022


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