All posts tagged "ticker"

  • joanne dunham feature 1 120x134 - Dunham Cellars in Walla Walla raises $15,049 for suicide prevention
    Dunham Cellars in Walla Walla raises $15,049 for suicide prevention

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — The global pandemic prompted Joanne Dunham and the Blair family to cancel various festive events surrounding the 25th anniversary of Dunham Cellars in Walla Walla. Instead, they found another way to make a...

    • Posted August 31, 2020
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  • main street walla walla feature richard duval images e1598034969541 120x134 - USA Today readers vote Walla Walla Valley as America's Best Wine Region
    USA Today readers vote Walla Walla Valley as America’s Best Wine Region

    The Pacific Northwest wine industry continues to build upon its reputation beyond its borders, and the latest example came today when the Walla Walla Valley was announced as America’s Best Wine Region as part of the 2020...

    • Posted August 21, 2020
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  • williamson orchards and vineyards photo courtesy of williamson family 120x134 - Williamson Vineyards young Albariño rises to top of 2020 Idaho Wine Competition
    Williamson Vineyards young Albariño rises to top of 2020 Idaho Wine Competition

    CALDWELL, Idaho — The Williamson family has been looking for a distinctively different dry white wine to pour in their tasting room on Idaho’s historic Sunnyslope in the Snake River Valley. Judges at the 2020 Idaho Wine...

    • Posted August 19, 2020
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  • agweathernet wsu kiona vineyards station 120x134 - 2020 vintage for Northwest tracks dry, warm but not hot
    2020 vintage for Northwest tracks dry, warm but not hot

    If growers and winemakers throughout the Pacific Northwest enjoyed the fruits of their labor from the 2019 vintage, then Mother Nature might be providing a somewhat similar season from an already unforgettable 2020. A number of weather...

    • Posted August 5, 2020
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  • parma motor vu drive in theater kade andrews photography courtesy idaho wine commission 120x134 - 5 Idaho wineries to pour at drive-in theater
    5 Idaho wineries to pour at drive-in theater

    PARMA, Idaho — Countless celebrations of wine worldwide have been lost to the pandemic during the 2020 vintage, but the Idaho Wine Commission is directing a new production called UnWined at the Drive-In, using a big screen...

    • Posted August 4, 2020
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  • morgan lee two vinters covid feature the vault 120x134 - VineLines Dispatch updates moves in Woodinville Wine Country
    VineLines Dispatch updates moves in Woodinville Wine Country

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. — Continuing our roundup of openings of new wineries and tasting rooms, here’s the latest report by resident photojournalist Richard Duval on activities in and around Woodinville Wine Country.   In addition to the column, Duval continues...

    • Posted August 3, 2020
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  • annette bergevin patio 2020 e1594826962290 120x134 - VineLines Dispatch updates Walla Walla Valley openings
    VineLines Dispatch updates Walla Walla Valley openings

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – As the wine communities slowly move towards various levels of operation, this latest VineLines Dispatch column by resident photojournalist Richard Duval notes the openings of new wineries and tasting rooms as well as...

    • Posted July 15, 2020
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  • wild goose vineyards mystic river vineyard gewurztraminer 2019 bottle 120x134 - Wild Goose Vineyards in British Columbia tops Cascadia wine judging again
    Wild Goose Vineyards in British Columbia tops Cascadia wine judging again

    LEWISTON, Idaho — The Canada/U.S. border has been closed for months, but the pandemic didn’t prevent Wild Goose Vineyards in Okanagan Falls, British Columbia, from using its 2019 Mystic River Vineyard Gewürztraminer to win best of show...

    • Posted June 30, 2020
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  • fruit set sultana columbia valley 06 17 20 120x134 - Southern Oregon starts June ahead of historically hot 2015 vintage
    Southern Oregon starts June ahead of historically hot 2015 vintage

    As Northwest wine country officially enters summer, the forecast for the region signals a return to warmer-than-average conditions and growing concern about the extended drought conditions in some corners. Gregory V. Jones, director of the Evenstad Center...

    • Posted June 17, 2020
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  • mount st helens 05 18 1980 usgs robert krimmel 120x134 - Columbia Valley growers, winemaker look back on Mount St. Helens
    Columbia Valley growers, winemaker look back on Mount St. Helens

    Anyone from the Class of 1980 in Spokane, Wash., will remember where they were and what they were doing when ash from Mount St. Helens began to fall 40 years ago on May 18. It marked a...

    • Posted May 18, 2020
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