Emily Thornton covers courts and emergency services, as well as other various stories. She has been in the newspaper industry off and on since roughly 1999 and lived primarily on the West Coast, but also Florida and Europe.
Local law officials say they will use a soft approach in enforcing the “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order Gov. Jay Inslee issued Monday.
Five inmates have filed a legal claim against the Washington State Department of Corrections, contending it hasn’t responded to the COVID-19 o…
A Walla Walla man pleaded not guilty Monday to second-degree child molestation, and second- and third-degree child rape.