Wednesday, August 04, 2021


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Updated 21 hours, 26 minutes ago

Pack to school: Verizon-Cellular Plus in Ephrata holds backpack giveaway

EPHRATA — Verizon-Cellular Plus at 1115 Basin St. SW, Suite A, in Ephrata had something special in store for fam...

Updated 1 day, 21 hours ago
A festival of flowers: Nursery event bigger than ever

ROYAL CITY — The flowers’ rich scent overpowered even that of the food trucks.

Updated 1 day, 21 hours ago
Ready for rodeo: Sodas team launches themed drinks

Teen owners of Silly Sodas, a new Italian soda booth at the Moses Lake Farmers Market this year, stopped by the Columbia Basin Herald office Thursday afterno...

Updated 1 day, 21 hours ago
Immune response causes ‘COVID arm’

MOSES LAKE — Medical professionals say it’s not dangerous and it doesn’t happen to many people, but it does happen. And it’s common enough that it’s got a name – “COVID arm.”

Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago
On display: Basalt Collective features local, regional artists

MOSES LAKE — At first glance, it looks like a bunch of rocks somehow strung together and hanging on the wall of Nate Ulmer’s Basalt Collective art gallery.

Updated 3 days, 21 hours ago
Making a bedroom your place for quality sleep: Bed choices

MOSES LAKE ­— Sleeping takes up about a third of a person’s life and finding the right mattress to sleep on can play a huge part in the quality of that rest.

Updated 4 days, 21 hours ago
One serious plant: Monstera plants are behemoths, but not too hard to maintain

Plenty of Columbia Basin plant lovers take advantage of the plentiful sunlight in the area, not only filling their yards and gardens with thriving flowers, p...

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
On their toes: Ballet Academy of Moses Lake owners share passion for dance

MOSES LAKE — On the corner of South Beech Street and Third Avenue in Moses Lake, one can typically find toes tapping and dancers twirling inside the studio a...

Updated 6 days, 21 hours ago
Sound teaching: New technology helps educators be heard in class

MOSES LAKE — After 18 months of the COVID-19 pandemic, with all the lockdowns and restrictions on business and public gatherings, it’s becoming something of ...

Updated 6 days, 21 hours ago
Basin students shine at Pacific U

FOREST GROVE, Ore. — Jacob Emery DuVall of Moses Lake graduated from Pacific University’s College of Arts & Sciences in May 2021 with a bachelor of science in exercise science-integrated physiology. In addition,...

Updated 1 week ago
Local spirits: Moses Lake Distillery begins pouring for the public

MOSES LAKE — As the sun set on Moses Lake behind Midway Pub on Broadway Avenue, patrons could catch Zachary Hughes, owner of Moses Lake Distillery, in the ba...

Updated 1 week ago
Barbecue chef to demonstrate recipes

Ag Supply Co. Ace Hardware in Moses Lake says it will host celebrity chef Jason Morse from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 601 S. Pioneer Way.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Serving Serve: Sale supports ministry caring for the Moses Lake community

MOSES LAKE — When Serve Moses Lake, along with a handful of generous donors and volunteers, had some items to get rid of, the solution fell before them: a ga...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Wildfire smoke risky for the respiratory system

MOSES LAKE — Dry conditions, really dry conditions, and record-breaking heat mean it’s not looking good for the rest of the wildfire season. Wildfire smoke i...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Working together: Community support helped Ephrata School District pandemic response

EPHRATA — Ephrata School District Superintendent Tim Payne said he was very proud of the way the district responded to the challenge of the COVID-19 outbreak...