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Breaking News

For the latest breaking news, see below. We'll share breaking news stories as we have them so you're kept up to date at all times.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago

MLSD mulls temporary return to online-only education for middle schoolers

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School District is considering sending kids at its two largest middle schools — Fron...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Health district reports nine deaths due to COVID-19 at care centers

Grant County Health District on Friday reported nine residents at McKay Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Moses Lake have died and their deaths are linked to COVID-19.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Lakeview Elementary precautionarily locked down Thursday morning

MOSES LAKE — Lakeview Terrace Elementary School was in a precautionary lock down for 20 minutes Thursday morning after a school employee reported hearing gunfire in the neighborhood, according to Moses Lake Polic...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Health district seeks Ritzville wedding attendees

Grant County Health District is asking anyone who attended a large private wedding near Ritzville last week to get tested for COVID-19 after a number of cases of the pandemic illness have been linked to the event.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Inslee issues restrictions on restaurants, home gatherings

Gov. Jay Inslee announced a series of new restrictions Sunday morning, including closing all restaurants to indoor dining and restrictions on indoor gatherings.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Health district announces 21st COVID-19 death

The Grant County Health District reported late Friday that a Moses Lake man in his 80s died from COVID-19-related causes.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Two More Adams County Covid Deaths

ADAMS COUNTY — The Adams County Health Department is reporting two more deaths in the county as a result of complications from COVID-19.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Late Newspaper Delivery Today

We apologize to all of our subscribers for late delivery today. We had an issue with the press last night and as a result, received papers two hours later than we normally do.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Eighth Grant County resident has died of COVID-19

GRANT COUNTY — A Mattawa man in his 50s is the eighth Grant County resident to die after testing positive for the coronavirus, and the fourth death reported ...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Accident, helicopter trouble, hole snarl traffic on I-90

GEORGE — An accident involving a motorcycle tied up traffic for nearly an hour on the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 on the Vantage Bridge Friday afternoon, according to a statement from Washington State Depart...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Seventh Grant County resident dies of COVID-19

GRANT COUNTY - A Moses Lake man in his 70s who had the coronavirus has died, Grant County Health District said Thursday. It was the seventh death in Grant Co...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Fire starts on Saddle Mountain, grows to 1,400 acres

MATTAWA — Firefighting units from around the region responded to a fire on Saddle Mountain, east of Mattawa, on Monday, according to Grant County Sheriff’s O...

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Coronavirus: one death, 18 new cases reported in Grant County

GRANT COUNTY — One patient in Grant County sickened with the novel coronavirus has died, Grant County Health District announced Friday. The patient was the f...

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Coronavirus temporarily closes popular Moses Lake restaurant

MOSES LAKE — A popular Moses Lake restaurant will close for two weeks after an employee tested positive for coronavirus.

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Crashes on I-90 cause backups, leave vehicle in lake

A passenger car ended up in the water of Moses Lake after two collisions minutes apart on Interstate 90 at milepost 177