Unopposed incumbent Verl Pressnall was poised for another term. But his death has left the Council with a vacancy still to be determined by results of the election.
Despite cancer's onslaught, Verl Pressnall was preparing for Milton-Freewater City Council meetings until the very end of his life.
MILTON-FREEWATER— People who were affected by the February flood of the Walla Walla River, including the north and south forks, and the Oregon side of Mill Creek can apply for a grant to repair their primary residences.
Umatilla County is continuing to navigate flood recovery for damages sustained in early February, but the process is being slowed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
College Place, Dayton and Milton-Freewater announced a number of temporary procedures to reduce public contact in an effort to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
MILTON-FREEWATER — City Council voted unanimously this week to contract with the Walla Walla YMCA for lifeguard services to staff the Milton-Freewater Joe Humbert Family Aquatic Center for the 2020 season.
MILTON-FREEWATER — A recent spate of crime led residents of Milton-Freewater to start a citizens’ patrol and brought them to City Council on Monday to request the support of the city.