Jon Coffeen was active nearly his entire life. He commercially fished in Alaska for 41 years, fought fires in the Walla Walla area and was an avid hunter. When Parkinson’s disease finally robbed him of those joys, Donna Coffeen said, her husband began planning his death.
About a dozen balloons inflated in Howard-Tietan Park this morning for short tethered rides. 10-16-19 Lehman Photo
Angela Linden tagged along with Ava Filan, 8, Owen Linden, 6, and Annabelle Filan on a tethered ride in Kearney’s Mistress flown by Kearney Davis during this morning’s tethered hot-air balloon event in Howard-Tietan Park. 10-16-19 Lehman Photo
Jeff Schulke drops off another load of pumpkins at Hot Moma’s Espresso Wednesday morning. The pumpkins are sold by donation only with proceeds benifiting Ronald McDonald houses….. 10-2-19 Lehman Photo
Proceeds from the pumpkins at Hot Moma’s Espresso benefit Ronald McDonald houses….. 10-2-19 Lehman Photo