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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 6 days, 17 hours ago

Rectenwald appointed as interim Grant County Sheriff

EPHRATA — Grant County Undersheriff Ryan Rectenwald has been appointed as the interim Grant County Sheriff. Gran...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Package prompts evacuation at Grant County Courthouse

EPHRATA — A suspicious package that was determined to be a gift for someone forced the evacuation of the Grant County Courthouse Friday morning.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
QPD investigators seeking suspect in Wednesday shooting death

QUINCY — Quincy Police Department officers are Horacio Morales Perez, 18, in connection with the death of Juan Carlos Diaz Guerrero Jr. who died as the resul...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Super Search: Pt. 2

MOSES LAKE —The Moses Lake School Board has asked Monty Sabin to be the district’s next superintendent. At a special board meeting Thursday afternoon, the...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
MLPD arrests CMMS student

MOSES LAKE — Officers with the Moses Lake Police Department on Monday morning arrested an eighth-grader in possession of a firearm at Chief Moses Middle Scho...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Man arrested and charged with murder in the disappearance of Moses Lake woman

MOSES LAKE — Police in Hermiston, Ore. have arrested a former Moses Lake resident in the disappearance of 30-year-old Yanira Cedillos of Moses Lake last week...

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Moses Lake School District to part ways with Meek

MOSES LAKE — At a special meeting Tuesday evening, the Moses Lake School Board voted to “sever the employment” of Moses Lake School District Superintendent J...

Updated 11 months ago
Early count sets stage: Grant County voters have their say on who advances to general election, MLSD levy

Voters in Moses Lake and Quincy decided Tuesday on the candidates who will vie this fall for three school board seats — two in Moses Lake and one in Quincy.

Updated 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Northrup Canyon Fire burns hundreds of acres, draws state mobilization

The fire was estimated at 300 acres and threatens structures and wheat. Level 2 and 3 evacuations were in effect.

Updated 1 year ago
Cyclist injured in record-breaking jump attempt

Motorcyclist and stunt rider Alex Harvill was rushed to Samaritan Hospital Thursday morning after a bad landing.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Inslee sets June 30 for reopening state

MOSES LAKE — Reaction was varied among local officials to the announcement by Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday setting June 30 as the date to reopen the state fro...

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Inslee decides on a two-week pause on phase changes for counties

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

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Inslee: No new COVID-19 restrictions in Washington for now

Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday said all of the state's counties will remain in their current phase of the state's reopening plan, because new COVID-19 cases are ...

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Mattawa mayor fires police chief

Mattawa Police Chief Joe Harris has been fired by Mattawa Mayor Maggie Celaya, according to Harris’ lawyer Bill Gilbert.

Updated 1 year, 4 months ago
COVID-19 diagnoses prompt sheriff's office closure

The Grant County Sheriff’s Office main administrative office will be closed until March 8 after “office employees” tested positive for COVID-19.