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Wine sparks academic pursuit

Photos by Catie Bergman.

Adam Brayton

November 8, 2012

Walla Walla's wine industry is certainly a nice addition to the town for parents and seniors, but its emergence and growth also hold academic promise. Professor Kevin Pogue of the geology department has a sign hanging from his office door emblazoned with the pun, "Terroirist Headquarters." Though...

Beyond grapes: L’Ecole No 41 extends influence to community

Alyssa Fairbanks

April 12, 2012

Founded in 1983, L'Ecole No 41 is one of the oldest wineries in the Walla Walla Valley. The family-owned winery is located in the historic Frenchtown School in Lowden. Next year will be the 30th anniversary of L'Ecole. Marty and Megan Clubb, the current owners of L'Ecole, have built on what Megan's...

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