Wednesday, October 20, 2021


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Updated 15 hours, 20 minutes ago

Fear for fun: Othello Straw Maze scares through October

OTHELLO — Lily McIndoe knew exactly what she wanted to be Friday night, and she gave careful instructions to Ste...

Updated 15 hours, 23 minutes ago
A little warmth: Family donates clothing to anyone who needs it

MOSES LAKE — Love. That’s what makes Cal Rice and his wife Jackie drive out with a big truck full of clothes to give away to whomever needs them.

Updated 1 day, 15 hours ago
Dynamic support: Auction sells out for local youth outreach

MOSES LAKE — The annual Youth Dynamics fundraiser saw a huge turnout this year and raised thousands of dollars for the organization to benefit local youth.

Updated 1 day, 15 hours ago
Resources available for people facing mental health challenges

MOSES LAKE — While discussions about, and awareness of, mental health are more common than they used to be, much may remain unknown.

Updated 2 days, 15 hours ago
Gourd riddance: Moses Lake FFA holds extra sale for pumpkin surplus

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake High School FFA’s pumpkin patch survived the summer well enough the FFA had to sponsor an emergency pumpkin sale.

Updated 3 days, 15 hours ago
Fall fertilize for a healthier lawn

Lawns need to be fed regular applications of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium and other nutrients to stay healthy. Choosing the right kind of fertilizer and applying it at the right time is important.

Updated 4 days, 15 hours ago
Keep it flowing: Protecting your plumbing when the weather gets cold

As the freezing temperatures roll in, it’s a good time to make sure the pipes and faucets of a home are properly protected from winter frost.

Updated 5 days, 15 hours ago
Keys to success: Moses Lake man works toward performing dream

MOSES LAKE — Jesse Alvarado, 53, is still chasing his dream of being a full-time performing pianist after a couple of setbacks.

Updated 6 days, 15 hours ago
‘Worth fighting for’: Crossroads banquet raises funds and emphasizes life

MOSES LAKE — About 300 people gathered Saturday at the 4-H building at the Grant County Fairgrounds to support an institution dear to their hearts: Crossroad...

Updated 6 days, 16 hours ago
Auditions Sunday for Masquers’ Christmas play

SOAP LAKE — Masquers Theater is looking for a few good players.

Updated 1 week ago
A contest of wools: Alpacas hoof into Grant County Fairgrounds

MOSES LAKE — The Grant County Fairgrounds was the host of dual events Saturday and Sunday, the Northwest Alpaca Showcase and Alpacapalooza, filled with shows...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Fundraising for Fido: Activities, whipped cream, dog treats abound at Adams County Pet Rescue fundraiser

OTHELLO — It was a hectic and profitable four hours Friday for Adams County Pet Rescue.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Flu shots recommended by end of October

MOSES LAKE — It may have been overlooked so far, but flu season is approaching. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends adults get vaccinated against flu soon.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Mother Nature’s mad year: Tonnemaker Hill Farm’s harvest took hit from 2021 weather

ROYAL CITY — The thing about farming is, it’s a gamble. Some years it rains at the right time, it’s warm at the right time, cool at the right time. Other yea...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Pumping out pumpkins: Growing your own gourds for Halloween

ROYAL CITY — With October here, Halloween is fast approaching. While it’s a little late to start a pumpkin crop this season for jack-o’-lanterns ready, it’s ...