Tuesday, February 07, 2023


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Updated 5 hours, 35 minutes ago

Open Market

MOSES LAKE — If you’re looking for a place to maybe get that special someone a Valentine’s Day gift, Paul Carney...

Updated 15 hours, 3 minutes ago
Chemical incident at Lamb Weston leads to air monitoring in Quincy

QUINCY — Air quality is being monitored around the Lamb Weston processing facility in Quincy, 1005 E St. SW, following the release of anhydrous ammonia at th...

Updated 1 day, 5 hours ago
UMANI Festival offers BBCC scholarships

MOSES LAKE — Moses Lake’s UMANI Festival, which debuted last September, has funded a new scholarship for Big Bend Community College students, according to a ...

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Bill looks to encourage nuclear tech in state energy goals

OLYMPIA — House Bill 1584, which was introduced to the House on Jan. 25, would require advanced nuclear reactor technology to be considered, along with other...

Updated 4 days, 14 hours ago
More patients, smaller staff challenge for Samaritan ER

MOSES LAKE — More patients, fewer staff, more paperwork and cramped spaces have combined to put strains on the emergency department at Samaritan Hospital. Ma...

Updated 5 days, 13 hours ago
Wash. wolf management bill introduced

OLYMPIA - A bill just put before the Washington State Legislature will flexibility for the department of fish and wildlife to collaborate with local governme...

Updated 5 days, 13 hours ago
Report: China bans some solar manufacturing tech exports

HONG KONG — China has reportedly banned the export of several important technologies needed to make solar panels, according to a report in the Hong Kong-base...

Updated 6 days, 5 hours ago
Staying active

MOSES LAKE - A fitness class geared toward seniors, but also fitness beginners and those with mobility challenges, is available three days a week at a local ...

Updated 6 days, 16 hours ago
REC reaches supply deal with solar panel maker

MOSES LAKE — REC Silicon announced Tuesday that it has reached an agreement to provide solar-grade silicon to South Korean solar panel maker Hanwha Solutions...

Updated 1 week ago
Potato Day coming in February

MOSES LAKE - Staff from the Washington State Potato Commission will celebrate Potato Day in Olympia on Feb. 21. “The most viable voice in Olympia is a far...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Preparing food animals to beat the cold

When the weather dips into cold and freezing temperatures, especially at night, humans stay cozy by turning on heaters and pulling out extra blankets. Food a...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Home sales drop, but show signs of bouncing back

MOSES LAKE — Home sales dropped pretty hard last month. According to data from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, home sales in Washington dropped fr...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Confluence names new chief of nursing, vice president,

WENATCHEE — Kelly Allen has been named as the chief nursing officer for the Confluence Health system. She has been working as the assistant to the CNO for ab...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Tater plates

KENNEWICK — The Washington State Potato Commission wants state residents who grow potatoes — or simply like to eat them — to be able to celebrate that with a state potato license plate.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Potato business

KENNEWICK — Tim Prickett said the annual Washington-Oregon Potato Conference is the most important conference he goes to all year. “It’s the only conferen...