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Crime

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Updated 5 hours, 5 minutes ago

Tip a Cop fundraiser returns to Moses Lake

MOSES LAKE — As a matter of fact, yes, those are police officers and sheriff’s deputies cleaning tables, deliver...

Updated 2 days, 9 hours ago
State AG calls for retail crime unit

OLYMPIA — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Tuesday he is asking the state legislature for $1.5 million annually to fund the creation of a 10-mem...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
ML Council OKs $111.5 million 2023 budget

MOSES LAKE — At a regular meeting on Tuesday, the Moses Lake City Council formally adopted the city’s $111.5 million 2023 budget, including $15 million to bu...

Updated 5 days, 10 hours ago
Man arrested after standoff in Grand Coulee

GRAND COULEE - A man is in jail for several charges after a standoff with police Monday evening. According to Grand Coulee Police Chief John Tufts, the incident started about 3:30 p.m. when two bail bondsmen w...

Updated 5 days, 20 hours ago
Law enforcement records for Nov. 23

The reports below were provided by the agencies indicated. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law...

Updated 6 days, 6 hours ago
SLPD issues warning regarding catalytic converter thefts

SOAP LAKE — The Soap Lake Police Department issued a warning to the public that catalytic converter thefts in the area have been increasing and recommended that residents be extra vigilant. The SLPD advised the...

Updated 6 days, 6 hours ago
Ephrata hosts active shooter roundtable exercise

EPHRATA — The Ephrata School District hosted a number of first responders, emergency personnel and district staff Monday for a tabletop exercise to prepare i...

Updated 6 days, 9 hours ago
New to the force

RITZVILLE - The Adams County Sheriff's Office welcomed four new staff last week. Pictured from left to right are Corrections Deputy Mason Boyes, Dispatcher m...

Updated 6 days, 9 hours ago
Training day

EPHRATA - Grant County Sheriff's Office staff participated in training Tuesday that provided officers with updates on state laws and use of force when intera...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Nothing disturbed after break in at Adams County Auditor’s Office

RITZVILLE — County officials said nothing was missing or disturbed following an apparent attempt to break into the Adams County Auditor’s Office Nov. 11. Auditor Heidi Hunt wrote in a press release that the coun...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Suspect in custody in Othello shooting

OTHELLO — A juvenile suspect was taken into custody in the Tri-Cities Wednesday in connection with an early-morning shooting in Othello that left a Coulee Da...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Two men found dead in Warden home

WARDEN — Detectives with the Grant County Sheriff’s Office and officers with the Warden Police Department are investigating the deaths of two men found insid...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Moses Lake taking first steps on new police station

MOSES LAKE — It looks like Moses Lake is going to get a new police department building on Central Drive. In a 5-2 vote, members of the city council approv...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Police logs for Nov. 10, 2022

The reports below were provided by the agencies indicated. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Ephrata PD Nov. ...

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Wagner leads in ACSO race

RITZVILLE — With an estimated 800 ballots left to count, incumbent Dale Wagner is leading challenger Matthew Carlson in the race for Adams County Sheriff. ...