Weston-McEwen High School junior Aiden Wolf was all set to head to Texas for a week-long meeting with other rural youth from around the U.S. When the event was canceled, he instead shared some of his experiences in an essay.
Jeremy covers education, as well as Dayton and Columbia County, for the Union-Bulletin. He graduated from Eastern Washington University in 2019 with a degree in journalism.
Umatilla County Public Health reported nine additional COVID-19 cases Thursday. No new or active cases were reported in Columbia County.
Columbia County Sheriff Joe Helm hired two new deputies in March. David Walling and Riley Conahan will join the staff when they complete police academy training in August.
Spring is here. And for many people, spring means gardening. With this in mind, Blue Mountain Station Co-op Market will open its nursery Thursday.
Clean up is being done in the portion of the Touchet River that runs between the bridge on Main Street in Dayton and the railroad bridge just down river.