Thursday, June 24, 2021


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Updated 13 hours, 48 minutes ago

Ready to open: Confluence Health is growing in Moses Lake; 7,000-square-foot clinic complete

MOSES LAKE — A new Confluence Health facility opens for patients Monday.

Updated 13 hours, 52 minutes ago
LDS investment firm makes high bid on Easterday properties

SPOKANE — A Salt Lake City-based investment company with ties to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is bidding $209 million for more than 33,000 acres of land belonging to bankrupt Easterday Farms an...

Updated 1 day, 13 hours ago
McCain stages first hiring event for Othello plant expansion

MOSES LAKE — On the first day of the McCain Foods hiring event Tuesday, Tiffiny Hollingsworth said there were people ready to interview even before the doors opened.

Updated 1 day, 13 hours ago
Department of Ecology fines fertilizer fabricator

SPOKANE — A Pasco-based fertilizer maker has been fined $25,000 by the Washington State Department of Ecology for operating a mobile fertilizer reactor in Moses Lake without first obtaining an air quality permit.

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
Mint juleps, fancy hats and a horse race at Moses Lake Business Expo

MOSES LAKE — Getting business back on track. That was the theme of this year’s Moses Lake Business Expo, organized by the Moses Lake Chamber of Commerce and ...

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
McCain Foods to hire 80

McCain Foods will have three open hiring events at WorkSource Central Basin this week to add 80 employees to its Othello potato processing facility’s 170,000-square-foot expansion, according to a release.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Race comes down to a coin toss

Moses Lake real estate broker Doug Robins (left) prepares to toss a coin to decide who won the “horse race” ...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
New location for Sica Family Dermatology

The Moses Lake Chamber of Commerce celebrated with a ribbon-cutting for Sica Family Dermatology’s new office at 827 Colonial Ave., Suite C, Moses Lake, on Ju...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Port of Warden receives grant for growth

WARDEN — The Port of Warden has been awarded a $175,000 grant from Grant County’s Strategic Infrastructure Program to help cover road design and engineering for the second phase of the port’s rail expansion project.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Creating growth: Grant EDC celebrates 30 years of promoting the county

MOSES LAKE — The Grant County Economic Development Council (EDC) celebrated its 30th birthday in April.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Othello CHS bean plant grows, will triple its processing rate

OTHELLO – With the recent addition of 50,000 square feet of warehouse space, the CHS dry edible bean plant in Othello is increasing its storage capacity by 35%.

Updated 1 month ago
Developer eyes second crossing for Moses Lake

MOSES LAKE — With the Mae Valley area growing rapidly and commercial trucks needing another way out to the Port of Moses Lake that bypasses town, just about everyone agrees there needs to be a second way to get a...

Updated 1 month ago
Divots the newest addition for an avid golf community

MOSES LAKE — Golfers in the Columbia Basin have a new venue to get some swings in at a wide variety of courses with the new indoor Divots Golf facilities in ...

Updated 1 month ago
State sends relief to small businesses impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Commerce said Thursday it has awarded $234 million in the fourth round of Working Washington relief and recovery grants.

Updated 1 month ago
New tenant comes to Port of Mattawa

MATTAWA — Port of Mattawa officials have added a new tenant at the port’s industrial park: Waste Management will have a storage yard for its equipment and receptacles.