Art Fair and Wine Fest Coming to Washington This Weekend

The 32nd Annual Downtown Washington Fine Art Fair & Winefest is coming up this weekend in downtown Washington. This unique festival in the heart of Missouri wine country draws visitors each spring from across the Midwest. Over 60 wines from 14 Missouri wineries will be poured for tasting, and knowledgeable winery representatives will be on hand to talk about their products at the largest all-Missouri winery tasting event. Admission to the wine tasting is $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and includes a souvenir wineglass. Visitors to the wine tasting area will also have the opportunity to win a special wine basket prepared by a participating winery. Hours are: 5-10 PM Friday; Noon-10 PM Saturday; and Noon-5 PM Sunday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 12 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

31 min 7 sec ago

Madison Bumgarner tossed seven innings of one-run ball to lead the Giants in a 7-1 victory over the Royals in Game One of the World Series from Kauffman Stadium. Bumgarner allowed just three hits and a walk while striking out five and Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer as part of a three-run first inning. Pablo Sandoval also drove in two for San Francisco, which takes a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.