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Posts published in “Day: May 19, 2014”

In the briefings

Carlton fire
A fire broke out late on May 11 at the Scott Paul winery in Carlton. The cause was determined to be accidental. The building and some of its fixtures were scorched, but no wine apparently was damaged. (Photo/courtesy McMinnville Fire Department)


Elections dominate matters this week. Candidate filing closed last week in Washington, and the rose of congressional, legislative and judicial candidates - 350 of them - are in the Washington edition.

Oregon and Idaho have primary elections this week, so this edition wraps up the end of the campaigns for that stage. And, in Idaho, there's a look at the gone-viral Idaho Republican governor's debate.

On the front pages


Here’s what public affairs news made the front page of newspapers in the Northwest today, excluding local crime, features and sports stories. (Newspaper names contracted with location)

Otter reduces ombudsman order (Boise Statesman)
Eagle walking path leads to court battle (Boise Statesman)
Technology, DNA and cold cases (Lewiston Tribune)
Graduations at UI (Moscow News)
Inslee urges moving away from coal (Moscow News)
Bicycling growing in Nampa (Nampa Press Tribune)

Corvallis working on parking districts (Corvallis Gazette Times)
Overnight capitol protests may be limited (Corvallis Gazette Times)
Improvements planned for crowded beltline (Eugene Register Guard)
Animal sheleters fill with cats (Ashland Tidings)
Utility costs may rise at Ashland (Ashland Tidings)

WSU opens Everett swag store (Everett Herald)
Inslee urges moving away from coal (Yakima Herald Republic, Kennewick Herald, Olympian, Longview News)
Group fights corporate political money (Longview News)
Profiling Reps. Heck, Kilmer (Tacoma News Tribune, Olympian)
Trying to rehab old theatre (Port Angeles News)
Kids learning how to computer-code (Seattle Times)
Cheney-Spokane 195 interchange opens (Spokane Spokesman)
Tacoma may help subsidized light rail cost (Tacoma News Tribune)
Clark County goes after illicit massage (Vancouver Columbian)
Yakima may restrict pahandling (Yakima Herald Republic)