Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Local News

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Updated 20 hours, 32 minutes ago

Corn sale benefits Moses Lake FFA program

MOSES LAKE — Part of the appeal of a high school club is the chance to go somewhere different, try new skills, l...

Updated 20 hours, 32 minutes ago
School counseling complicated by distance learning

MOSES LAKE — Staff and students are still adjusting to the changes implemented for the new school year after kids returned to classrooms last week, having mi...

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Newhouse announces virtual info nights for military service academies

Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside, has announced four events where young men and women hoping to enroll in a U.S. military service academy can get information about the application and congressional nomination process.

Updated 20 hours, 32 minutes ago
Coats for Kids drive kicks off in Moses Lake

The Rotary Club of Moses Lake kicked off its annual Coats for Kids drive on Saturday, with 10 drop boxes made available around Moses Lake for people to donat...

Updated 1 day, 11 hours ago
Moses Lake man arrested in alleged rape and assault with a firearm

A 24-year-old Moses Lake man was arrested early Monday morning on suspicion of raping a woman and assaulting her with a firearm, according to local law enfor...

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Smoky skies give way over the weekend to Cars Under The Stars

After two consecutive viewings were rescheduled due to oppressive wildfire smoke, the Grant County Fairgrounds’ Cars Under The Stars drive-in theatre was abl...

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Quincy first responders step up to assist community member

Quincy first responders from Grant County Fire District No. 3, AFF Local 4418 firefighters, Quincy Police Guild and Protection One Ambulance Service came tog...

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local ranchers donate hay, feed in wildfire-stricken areas

Wildfires in Washington are leaving charred land and losses, but some folks are stepping up to help with the immediate needs, such as feeding cows.

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
County officials cut ribbon at crisis treatment facility

People undergoing a mental health crisis will have an option for inpatient treatment in Grant County.

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
County plans household hazardous waste collection

Grant County residents may dispose of household hazardous waste for free on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Grant County Road District #2 shop.

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Two Newhouse-championed bills to protect indigenous women land on Trump's desk

Addressing the epidemic of missing and murdered indigenous women, two bills championed by Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside, are headed to President Donald Trump’s desk.

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Coronavirus: New cases in Grant, Adams counties

There were 67 cases of the coronavirus reported in Grant County over the weekend.

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Moses Lake Roundup queen makes the best of a challenging situation

Mykiah Hollenbeck had it all planned out, as evidenced by a weekend in early March.

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Trial for suit against Moses Lake scheduled for February

A jury trial is scheduled for February for a civil lawsuit filed against the city of Moses Lake by a former employee alleging discrimination and sexual harassment.

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Key Club collects school supplies donations

The first event of the year for the Key Club chapter at Moses Lake High School resulted in donations of an estimated $239 in school supplies.