Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Local News

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Updated 12 hours, 1 minute ago

The Six Training Facility crew hopes to increase local opportunities, build success for youth baseball, softball

The Six Training Facility in Moses Lake started simply as an idea, but since tentatively opening its doors this ...

Updated 12 hours, 3 minutes ago
Gang-related graffiti rises in Moses Lake

“Taggings have increased significantly,” said Moses Lake Police Department Chief Kevin Fuhr.

Updated 12 hours, 5 minutes ago
Governor asks feds for medical staffing help; Samaritan sees severe challenges

Samaritan Hospital in Moses Lake hadn’t heard of any help on Monday.

Updated 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
Fundraising food: Traditional food carries on at Othello Fair

The Othello Fair has its share of tradition, and one of the big traditions is the food.

Updated 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
New mental health counselor at Samaritan

Angelica Eldred, a licensed mental health counselor, has joined the Behavioral Health department at Samaritan Healthcare.

Updated 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
Chiefs fall at home to Hanford

Moses Lake High School’s volleyball team finished its first full week of games of the season on Saturday at home, a loss, 3-1, to visiting Hanford High School.

Updated 1 day, 12 hours ago
Residents, developers voice concerns over proposed plan

A group of major property owners and developers believe the city of Moses Lake is not adequately preparing for future business development and housing needs ...

Updated 1 day, 12 hours ago
Othello derby draws a crowd: More drivers, more fans in the stands for demolition races

The smoke and dust has settled since the Othello Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Rodeo’s Othello Demolition Derby on Wednesday night at the Ada...

Updated 1 day, 21 hours ago
Grand Coulee woman dies in single-vehicle rollover

A Grand Coulee woman died Saturday afternoon in a collision on state Route 155 near Castle Rock, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago
Moses Lake man arrested in connection with alleged homicide

A Moses Lake man was arrested early Friday in connection with an alleged homicide Sept. 11, according to a Moses Lake Police Department release.

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago
‘Noble calling’: Fallen GCSO deputy honored in ceremony

QUINCY — Law enforcement officers from across the state and elected officials — including Gov. Jay Inslee — gathered at Cave B Estate Winery on Thursday afte...

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago
COVID-19 still looms large for Samaritan

Samaritan Hospital in Moses Lake, like those throughout the country, continues to provide care for patients with COVID-19.

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago
Othello Fair returns after skipping a year

OTHELLO — Kipton Sams had his pig ready for the arena, brushed clean of wood shavings -- and then it laid back down in the pen. And in an instant, its legs a...

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago
Two open houses set for Moses Lake water, sewer rate changes

The city of Moses Lake will have two open house sessions on proposed water and sewer rate changes — taking effect Oct. 26 — Tuesday at the Civic Center council chambers at 401 S. Balsam St.

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago
Republicans schedule meeting, speaker

MOSES LAKE — The September meeting of the Grant County Republican Women will feature Mark Miloscia as a speaker.