Friday, September 22, 2023

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 1 month ago

Boil water advisory issued for Ephrata

EPHRATA — Ephrata residents in the southeast and northeast sections of town are being advised to boil city water...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Level 3 evacuation in effect for Baird Springs Road

QUINCY — A level 3 evacuation notice due to wildfire has been issued for the area of Baird Springs Road and Road 12 Northwest north of Road W west of Quincy,...

Updated 3 months ago
UPDATED: Gorge victims, alleged shooter identified

EPHRATA — Grant County Coroner Craig Morrison has released the identities of the two fatally-shot victims from the Sunday evening shooting at The Gorge Amphi...

Updated 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Propane truck rollover closes Adams Road North

GEORGE — A portion of Adams Road near George was closed Wednesday morning after a propane truck rolled over, according to a statement from the Grant County S...

Updated 11 months, 2 weeks ago
One 16-year-old girl killed, second injured in Othello shooting

OTHELLO — A 16-year-old girl was killed and a second 16-year-old girl sustained life-threatening injuries when occupants of a car opened fire on the car one of the girls was driving late Thursday night. A release...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Washington town told to leave due to wildfire, 10 homes lost

LIND — An entire eastern Washington town was being evacuated Thursday because of a growing wildfire south of town that was burning homes, officials said.....

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Stratford Road closed after shooting, chase

MOSES LAKE — A portion of Stratford Road and Road 7 NE north of Moses Lake were closed Sunday afternoon following an exchange of gunfire between Grant County Sheriff’s deputies and a man wanted in connection with...

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Rectenwald appointed as interim Grant County Sheriff

EPHRATA — Grant County Undersheriff Ryan Rectenwald has been appointed as the interim Grant County Sheriff. Grant County Commissioners approved the appointme...

Updated 1 year, 4 months 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 1 year, 6 months 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 1 year, 6 months 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 1 year, 6 months 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 1 year, 6 months 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 2 years 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 2 years, 1 month 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.