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County Commissioners vote to keep Columbus statue 

Rosa Woolsey, News Editor October 28, 2021

On Monday, Oct. 18, Walla Walla’s Board of County Commissioners, Todd Kimball, Greg Tompkins and Jennifer Mayberry voted to keep the Christopher Columbus statue situated in front of the Walla Walla County...

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Community activism continues around Christopher Columbus statue

Anabelle Dillard, Reporter September 30, 2021

For almost 110 years, a statue of Christopher Columbus has stood in front of the Walla Walla County Courthouse. The Columbus statue, as well as the Marcus Whitman statue on Boyer Avenue, have been topics...

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