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Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

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Bon Appetit van stuck in Mill Creek, Cleveland supply chain crumbles

Sam Huston, truly loves saltines April 9, 2021

This past Wednesday, a Bon Appetit delivery van got stuck in Mill Creek, and the extraction efforts have blocked all supply pathways into Cleveland Commons. A 15-ton crane has been stationed directly...

Walla Walla considers daylighting Mill Creek

Walla Walla considers daylighting Mill Creek

Ellen Ivens-Duran, News Reporter November 19, 2015
The rediscovery of a long-lost master plan for Walla Walla created by world-famous architects may mean big changes for downtown.
Photo by Nace.

Locals, Students Against Mill Creek Levee Tree Removal

Mikaela Slade, News Writer October 7, 2015

The Army Corps of Engineers is scheduled this month to begin removing trees along the Mill Creek Levee and replace them with grass in order to comply with a government policy that requires all trees within...

Op-Ed: Save the Trees on Mill Creek Levees

October 1, 2015

The following is an Op-Ed submitted by former Professor of Geology Bob Carson. For the following reasons, the Army Corps of Engineers should either abandon the plan to clear-cut the trees on and near...

From Boyer to Bennington: Running Trails In, Around Walla Walla

From Boyer to Bennington: Running Trails In, Around Walla Walla

Mitchell Smith October 31, 2013

The Walla Walla area provides plenty of scenic trails for Whitman runners, from beginners to cross country studs. Here are a few essential routes to check out. Route One: Pioneer Park Distance:...

Illustration: Alex Bailey

Actively appreciating outdoors means more than owning gear

nathanord April 26, 2012

Perhaps it is fitting that as I write this all I can think about is driving up Mill Creek Road, hiking up one of the hillsides, and getting up, away, outside and out of our Whitman bubble, free of...

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