Thursday, May 06, 2021


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Updated 17 hours, 47 minutes ago

Health officials slightly optimistic about progress

OLYMPIA — Washington state health officials are guardedly optimistic about the progress being made against the C...

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
UW releases Dean's List honors

Forty Basin students have been named to the Dean's List at the University of Washington for the fall 2020 quarter.

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Rev. Klockers: If the end is drawing near, what will you do with your time?

Today I gazed upon words of wisdom that gave me reason to pause. Someone wrote: "Imagine if our Christian view of the End Times was centered on preparing for...

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Brewing up community: Beer crafters take a day to celebrate their hoppy hobby

MOSES LAKE — Aaron Grenier is honest about why he started brewing beer at home.

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Moses Lake parks are up and running for the season

MOSES LAKE — Spring has sprung, and Moses Lake parks have come alive again. Campers and anglers are coming out from hibernation to enjoy the newly placed doc...

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Creative thinking: Moses Lake launches downtown revitalization

The idea to transition downtown Moses Lake into a Creative District came last year, said Dollie Boyd, Moses Lake Museum & Art Center manager.

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Ybarra urges people to get COVID-19 vaccine

ROYAL CITY — State Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, said he’s getting the COVID-19 vaccination in part because he wants to promote vaccinations, especially among ...

Updated 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Secretary of State announces candidate filing week

Those interested in running for public office can file from May 17 to 21 in their respective counties or other jurisdictions in which they seek election.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
No rollback: Inslee puts two-week pause on phase changes for counties

OLYMPIA — Grant County will not move down to Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s COVID-19 recovery plan this week.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Treasure's afoot: Mineral prospector displays bounty of local finds

It started with gold mining, said David Waller of DnD Jewelry Shop in Ephrata.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Basin Bites: Blue Palm shop serves a healthy frozen treat

Inside a small strip mall off Stratford Road in Moses Lake sits a little gem of a shop if you’re looking for a quick, sweet, frozen, creamy treat.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Mattawa housing inspection notices raise concerns

MATTAWA — The biennial inspection of rental properties required by Mattawa’s city code doesn’t usually cause problems, but due to the current political climate there, recent inspection notices have raised questions.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Gina Bullis hired for consulting work for OSD

OTHELLO — Former Othello School District administrator Gina Bullis has been hired to work with the district as an operations consultant.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Position added to Othello School Board; director map changes

OTHELLO — The Othello School Board has been reconfigured from one at-large position to two.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Homegrown: Aaron Garza relishes job as school resource officer

OTHELLO — Aaron Garza said he wanted to come back to his hometown.