Chloe LeValley covers the cities of Walla Walla and College Place as well as agriculture and the environment in the Walla Walla Valley. She is a graduate of San Francisco State University and joined the Union-Bulletin's team in October 2019.
Walla Walla County had 52 new coronavirus cases Thursday, Columbia County had three cases and Umatilla County had 34.
Walla Walla City Council members Monday discussed possible solutions to homeless encampments, trash, used drug needles and other items noted during a summer walk-about in the West Ward.
Quentin Hunter pleaded guilty to first-degree rendering criminal assistance among other unrelated charges.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic restrictions, instead of gathering to watch the annual parade and tree lighting, the new event will safely incorporate some of the annual celebrations.