Saturday, April 17, 2021


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Updated 1 day, 16 hours ago

Inslee appoints Hill to Superior Court judge position

Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Tyson R. Hill to the Grant County Superior Court on Thursday. He will replace Judge Jo...

Updated 4 days, 16 hours ago
Moses Lake man makes deal in child molestation cases

A Moses Lake man made a plea agreement with prosecutors to three counts of first-degree child molestation stemming from crimes against three children.

Updated 5 days, 16 hours ago
Man arrested after three-county chase

A Warden man was arrested for felony eluding after a high-speed chase through three counties Saturday night.

Updated 5 days, 16 hours ago
Odessa woman arrested for alleged burglary, assault

An Odessa woman was booked into the Grant County Jail on assault and burglary charges Wednesday after she allegedly entered a house near Warden, assaulted a ...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Othello man arrested after early morning search

An Othello man was arrested Wednesday morning for having and delivering drugs, as well possessing as a stolen gun, after a warrant search at his home.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Centralia man booked for alleged multiple assaults on woman

Moses Lake police responded to an assault in a vehicle at about 2 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of North Stratford Road.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Easterday allegedly defrauded Tyson out of $233 million

Tri-Cities-area farmer and businessman Cody Easterday defrauded a Tyson Foods subsidiary of more than $233 million in four-year a scheme to bill the company ...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Grant County named High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area

In June 2020, according to the Federal Register, the Office of National Drug Control Policy granted this designation request, making Grant County the first H...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Cody Easterday pleads guilty to defrauding Tyson subsidiary

Cody Easterday pleaded guilty in federal court late Wednesday to defrauding two companies.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Police search for suspect in Othello shooting

Othello police are searching for a suspect who shot an Othello man in the leg outside his home early Tuesday morning.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Man sentenced for stealing GTA bus, eluding

A Coulee Dam man was sentenced to just more than three years in prison for stealing a Grant County Transportation Authority bus and leading officers on a cha...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
No new information provided on shooting

Police were still investigating on Monday the 7 a.m. Saturday shooting at the Conoco gas station at 1725 Kittelson Road.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Shooting at Moses Lake fuel station leaves one injured

Moses Lake Police are investigating a shooting at the Conoco gas station at 1725 Kittelson Road at approximately 7 a.m.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Zillah man pleads not guilty in vehicular homicide case

A Zillah man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Grant County Superior Court to vehicular homicide in connection to a high-speed police chase and fatal crash.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Police work in the spotlight: Legislation to change law enforcement gains traction; local police chiefs comment

As the Washington Legislature moves past the halfway mark of this year’s session, bills that aim to reform law enforcement agencies also advance day by day.