From left: “Foolish Fish Girls and the Pearl” cast members Kim Boggs, Audrey Bensel, Deb Fortner, Eric Sams, Kris Takemura, Mike Ferrians and Fred Crowe break up Floyd’s (Eric Sams) and Nathan’s (Mike Ferrians) fight over a mermaid. The comedy runs this weekend in Dayton at the Liberty Theater.

Water rushes down the Mill Creek channel in Walla Walla in this March 2017 photo taken near the South Park Street bridge. The runoff was in conjunction with rainy weather and warming temperatures melting snow in the Blue Mountains. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and other agencies are work…