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Gluten-Free and Easy

Gluten-Free and Easy

Alissa Antilla, Olivia Gilbert, and Katharine Gillen

September 15, 2016

Nestled in a quiet nook of the Walla Walla airport, Hidden Valley Bakery provides a peaceful respite from the hustle and bustle of the airport. The Paige family, who have owned the bakery for 16 years, aims to provide a home-away-from-home for their customers. In order to cater to people with different...

Alaska Air’s Flight Cutoff Time Shortened

Alaska Air's Flight Cutoff Time Shortened

Sam Grainger-Shuba

November 14, 2013

Whitman College students will no longer be able to catch flights last minute out of Walla Walla, which may cause frustration during the end of semester rush to return home. Effective on Oct. 30, Horizon/Alaska Air of the Walla Walla airport changed its cutoff time for checking into a flight from 30 minutes to 40 minutes, specif...

Walla Walla Airport Announces Spring Break Schedule Change

Emily Lin-Jones

February 28, 2013

Beginning March 10, Alaska Airlines flights departing from Walla Walla Airport in the morning will leave at 6:25 a.m. instead of 6:50 a.m. The change will likely impact the travel arrangements of students traveling home for spring break. Daily evening flights will also be arriving earlier, at 8:24 a.m....

Walla Walla Emergency Management Department conducts earthquake simulation

Nate Lessler

September 16, 2010

Fake debris, simulated fire, smoke and actors occupied an empty tarmac at Walla Walla Regional Airport on the morning of Monday, Sept. 13. These elements were all part of an emergency simulation being conducted by the Walla Walla County Emergency Management Department. The simulation involved an airplane...

Horizon Air shrinks Walla Walla schedule to two flights

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Josh Goodman

November 18, 2009

Finding a flight out of Walla Walla will become trickier starting Jan. 6, when Horizon Air cuts one of its three daily flights to Seattle. Horizon is cutting its midday flight, which currently arrives in Walla Walla at 11:25 a.m. and returns to Seattle via Pasco half an hour later. Without the...

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