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Selah Downtown Association (SDA) is excited to announce the start of the 3rd Annual Selah Discovery Contest: Egg Hunt on Monday, March 20th. This popular, annual contest will continue through Friday, April 14th, 2017.   The Selah Discovery Contest: Egg Hunt is a partnership between SDA and Selah’s local business community. Each year, a numbered

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern   The start of a new month means that another Second Saturday is right around the corner. This month the chosen theme is Paint Selah Green, in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. “In selecting our monthly themes, we try to consider those that are seasonally relevant based on holidays,

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern Once upon a time in downtown Selah, there was a man named Ernie. Ernest (Ernie) E. Buckley was the first official Town Marshal for the Town of Selah and the only Selah police officer to ever be killed in the line of duty.   Buckley originally lived in the

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern The month of March is Women’s History Month, a time where people acknowledge all of the women who have left an impact on their community. To celebrate Women’s History Month, here are some of the women who left an impact (or at least an interesting story!) on the Selah

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern Planning for this year’s Community Days officially started with the election of new board officers for the Selah Community Days Association (SCDA). The SCDA board of directors welcomed Barb Petrea as the President, Missy Maki as the Vice President and Whitney Stohr as the Marketing Chair. SCDA began its planning meetings on Feb.

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By Whitney Stohr, SDA Executive Director On February 22nd, Selah Downtown Association (SDA) announced that the organization is sponsoring four Community Swap Meet events, on the second Saturday of each month, from May through August, in conjunction with the ongoing Second Saturdays in Downtown Selah program, also presented by SDA. The Swap Meets will be held

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By Sarah Hoot , SDA Journalism Intern Come spread the love this Saturday in Downtown Selah as Selah Downtown Association (SDA) kicks off the first “Second Saturday” event of the year on February 11. The theme for this month is “Love Selah”, so locals and businesses can show their love for their city. “Love Selah”

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern As the new year begins it brings opportunities for everyone to start anew. While many people set goals like going to the gym every day or eating healthier, the staff and volunteers at Selah Downtown Association (SDA) are working hard to accomplish their own dreams for downtown Selah. “This

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern Being able to put food on the table or being able to go to the store and buy food are things that often get taken for granted though there are many people who cannot afford to even do that. In fact, according to Northwest Harvest, the state of Washington

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By Sarah Hoot, SDA Journalism Intern Nana Kate’s café in Selah started out as a post-retirement hobby for its owner, Catherine Platt, but since opening its doors about three and a half years ago, has transformed into a local hangout hotspot. “The plan for it was 30 years in the planning. This is our un-retirement-retirement,” Platt

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