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 By Mike Day    People    July 11, 2019

Quilt show, Saturday markets set for Rosalia

The first annual “Harvest of Quilts” show has been scheduled for July 27 at Rosalia. The show will feature quilts which will be on display along the downtown area and shops at other buildings. Marianne Morkve, a member of the Rosalia Third...

 By Mike Day    People    May 2, 2019

Rosalia trot raises funds; town yard sale Saturday

Rosalia Schools Friday hosted the Trot for Tots walk-a-thon in which students pledge to walk laps for donations. This was the sixth year of the event. The featured charity this year was HOPE School in...

 By Mike Day    Sports    December 6, 2018

Timberwolves honored

Tekoa-Rosalia held its fall sports banquet Nov. 26. List of honorees: Cross-Country: Trinity Bingaman – state finisher (only two eighth-grade girls in state), Gavin Merritt – Third in state, Isaac...

 By Mike Day    People    August 9, 2018

Rosalia blood drive

Inland Northwest Blood Center mobile unit will be at the Rosalia Fire station Wednesday, Aug 15, to receive blood donations. They will be at the station from 2:30 to 6:15 p.m. Residents can make an appointment by calling 800-423-0151 or online at...

 By Mike Day    People    July 26, 2018

Extend deadline for RMT calendars

Rosalia-Malden-Thornton community calendar order forms are available at the Rosalia INB branch, Rosalia Coffee, Whole in the Wall Pizza, Rosalia Post Office and from Mike Day. The deadline has been extended until Aug. 15 and the calendars will be...

 By Mike Day    People    July 12, 2018
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Julie Pittmann attends DAR national convention

Julie Pittmann, Washington regent for the Daughters of the American Revolution, joined more than DAR 3,500 members last week in the nation's capital for the 127th Continental Congress, the service...

 By Mike Day    News    August 31, 2017

Construction progressing

The Rosalia Whitman Avenue reconstruction project is continuing on schedule. Crews have been working on installing new water lines. The Whitman Avenue closure is expected to improve to alternating...

 By Mike Day    People    August 17, 2017

Rosalia calendars now on sale

Rosalia The 2017-18 Rosalia-Malden-Thornton community calendars are still available to order. All proceeds from the advertisements and calendar sales will go to the Rosalia Community Float and Royalty Association which builds and maintains the...

 By Mike Day    People    July 13, 2017

Candidates at Rosalia park

Rosalia The community is invited to come and meet the candidates for the upcoming 2017 election at 2 p.m. Aug. 5 at Rosalia City Park....

 By Mike Day    People    April 27, 2017

Mike Day returns home

Rosalia Rosalia's Mike Day returned to his residence here April 19 after more than two months of hospitalizations and rehabilitation recovery. Day underwent major surgery in Spokane and then resided at Whitman Health and Rehab in Colfax. He then...

 By Mike Day    People    November 23, 2016

Rosalia women's Yule party booked for Dec. 5

Rosalia The annual Rosalia Women's Christmas party is planned for Dec. 5, 2016, at Holy Rosary Parish 622 N. Plaza Ave., Rosalia, at 7 p.m. All women in the Rosalia, Malden, Pine City and Thornton areas are invited. The evening will include... Full story

 By Mike Day    People    November 16, 2016

Rosalia rite honors vets

Rosalia Rosalia Chamber of Commerce President Pat Voge Friday opened the annual Veterans Day ceremony with a welcome at the Rosalia Veterans Park. She thanked those making the event possible including Ken and Veva Hames and Bill and Alice Hofmann....

 By Mike Day    People    October 26, 2016

Rosalia book fair set

Rosalia Rosalia PTO will sponsor a book fair at the Rosalia school. The book fair dates and times are listed below. Oct. 31: 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 1: 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 2: 7:30-8:30 a.m., 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 3-7 p.m.... Full story

 By Mike Day    People    September 28, 2016

Rosalia Garden Club will resume meetings

Rosalia Rosalia Garden Club's first fall meeting will be Wednesday, Oct. 5, at the home of Rana French starting with dessert at 1 p.m. The new officers are Rana French, president; Penni Barringer, vice president; Laura Fulton, secretary, and... Full story

 By Mike Day    People    May 11, 2016

Rosalia blood drive tops 5-year mark

Rosalia The students and community of Rosalia High School brought in the most units of blood since 2011 with a record breaking 13 units. Nineteen community members came out April 20 to support the annual blood drive which lead to its great success....

 By Mike Day    People    May 4, 2016

Rosalia yard sale slated for Saturday

Rosalia Rosalia's annual community yard sale will be Saturday, May 7, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Local businesses will have maps of yard sale sites. The sale is sponsored by the Rosalia Chamber of Commerce....

 By Mike Day    People    April 20, 2016

Fire merger proposal described at open house

Rosalia An open house at the Rosalia Fire Station April 12 was conducted for the public to ask questions about the proposed annexation of the Town of Rosalia's fire department into Whitman County Fire District 7. Fire Chief Bill Tensfeld was present...

 By Mike Day    People    March 23, 2016

Rosalia book fair

Rosalia A book fair will be at the Rosalia school next week, March 28 to April 1, with a buy one, get one free format, according to Chairperson Laura Fulton. Times are Monday and Tuesday 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Wednesday 7:30 to 8:30... Full story

 By Mike Day    People    March 16, 2016

Rosalia churches will combine for Good Friday, sunrise service

Rosalia The Rosalia United Methodist Church and Assembly of God Church will offer combined services next week. All are invited to a Good Friday service at the United Methodist Church, 214 S. Whitman Ave., at 7 p.m. Friday, March 25. Vocalists and... Full story

 By Mike Day    People    January 27, 2016

Rosalia lighting contest winners named

Rosalia The Rosalia Chamber of Commerce recently announced its Winter 2015 Annual Lighting Contest winners. Three judges from out of the local area toured Rosalia using the city block format. The judges remarked on the beauty of our area and enjoyed...

 By Mike Day    People    November 25, 2015

Rosalia school program honors local veterans

Rosalia The Rosalia High School leadership class organized and led the veteran’s program, which was attended by many local veterans. School Superintendent Larry Keller, retired Air Force Colonel, spoke during the assembly. David Frazier,...

 By Mike Day    People    November 25, 2015

Rosalia honors veterans at Memorial Park

Rosalia The annual Rosalia Veterans Day ceremony commenced Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Park in Rosalia. Rosalia Chamber of Commerce president, Patricia Voge, presided and welcomed all veterans. Father Mike Savelesky led the gathering...

 By Mike Day    People    May 20, 2015

Pittmann serves as legislative page

Rosalia Collin Pittmann recently served as a legislative page for Rep. Joe Schmick. Saturday, Pittmann from the Rosalia FFA chapter won the Washington State FFA Creed Speaking event. Collin is the...

 By Mike Day    People    May 13, 2015

Trail riders to start: Rosalia ramps up for Battle Days

Rosalia Rosalia volunteer firemen Saturday plan to power wash the streets for Battle Days June 6. In order to help make this wash effective, Mayor Nanette Konishi asks business owners, chamber and council members and employees to join in to sweep up... Full story

 By Mike Day    People    April 22, 2015

Invitations go out for Rosalia all-class reunion

Rosalia More than 700 announcements have been sent to graduates of Rosalia High School for an all class reunion to be held during Rosalia's Battle Days celebration the weekend of June 6 and 7, 2015. Invitations are extended to any former residents of...


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