Editorial

North I-90 Odessa Aquifer Project funds of utmost importance

April 18, 2019 at 3:00 am

A few days ago it was revealed that through the efforts of Senators Judy Warnick, Jim Honeyford and Mark Schoesler, funding has been included in the Washington Senate’s 2019-2021 Capital Budget for the North I-90 Odessa Aquifer Groundwater ...

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Goodbye to last Doolittle Raider, a hero of the Greatest Generation

April 18, 2019 at 3:00 am

On April 9, we said goodbye to a hero of the Greatest Generation. Retired Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Cole, the last surviving member of the Doolittle Raiders, passed away at the age of 103.In the aftermath of the devastating sneak attack on Pe...

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Back the blue

April 04, 2019 at 3:00 am

When the term “back the blue” is used there are often naysayers who chime in. They say that backing the blue means a person will turn a blind eye during moments when law enforcement officers step out of line while on the job. They say those...

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Fund Career Connected Learning to link students to careers

March 28, 2019 at 3:00 am

Grant County is ideal for manufacturing: abundant land, inexpensive power, easily accessible transportation, but there is one area where manufacturers struggle – the need for skilled workers. For years, we’ve struggled to find qualified peo...

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Inslee campaign should pay security costs

March 28, 2019 at 3:00 am

Governor Inslee’s political future has been discussed by folks from both sides of the aisle for quite some time. Will he or won’t he? Will Washington Governor Jay Inslee run for the highest elected position in the United States? Not too lon...

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‘Access and Growth’ at Samaritan

March 28, 2019 at 3:00 am

Over the last three years, we, the board of commissioners of Grant County Public Hospital District No. 1 (Samaritan Healthcare), have sought community feedback and input regarding healthcare services for our community. We conducted surveys ...

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Community organizations, groups need our support

March 21, 2019 at 3:00 am

On Saturday evening a large group of people crammed into the Commercial Building at the Grant County Fairgrounds. With over 100 tables and upwards of 500 people in attendance the 11th annual Moses Lake Christian Academy (MLCA) Crab & Pr...

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Social media changes community policing

March 07, 2019 at 3:00 am

Last Friday night a shocking post was published by the Moses Lake Police Department on its Facebook page. The police department detailed an incident earlier in the evening in which a man who was riding a horse was struck from behind by a ve...

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State of the Moses Lake School District

March 07, 2019 at 3:00 am

Winter appears to be on its way out and cold weather is loosening its grip as we approach a spring thaw. I welcome this time of year and look forward with anticipation to pleasant days ahead. As many of you know, the Moses Lake School Distr...

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51st state bill a great opportunity for dialogue

February 21, 2019 at 3:00 am

It’s a topic folks in eastern Washington have discussed for decades. At the same time it is a topic that has been scoffed at and criticized by detractors for no doubt just as long. The goal to see Washington split right down the middle into...

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