Wednesday, May 25, 2022

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Updated 1 hour, 15 minutes ago

Hungry for Honor Flight

EPHRATA - The American Legion Post 28 Legionnaires and American Legion Auxiliary Unit 28 held a fundraiser on Sa...

Updated 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Wake For Warriors fundraiser brings in over $10,000

CRESCENT BAR — The Wake For Warriors fundraiser held at Crescent Bar on Saturday was a big success bringing in over $10,000.

Updated 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Two men arrested after property owners holds them at gunpoint

MATTAWA — Two Mattawa men were booked into the Grant County Jail after a Mattawa-area property owner held them at gunpoint when he allegedly found them on his property early Tuesday morning.

Updated 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Soap Lake appoints new mayor

SOAP LAKE - The Soap Lake City Council named Michelle Agliano as the city’s new mayor at its last meeting.

Updated 11 hours, 4 minutes ago
Weekend on the field

Basin athletes have been showcasing their hard work and skills as district, regional and state competitions rage on. Here are some photos from some of the ga...

Updated 11 hours, 11 minutes ago
Ephrata and Othello golfers tee off at state tournament

OLYMPIA – For the first time since 2019, the WIAA is hosting a state tournament for boys and girl golf.

Updated 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
Officials on lookout for Asian giant hornets

OLYMPIA — There have not been any confirmed sightings of the Asian giant hornet in Washington so far this year, according to Sven-Erik Spichiger, a managing ...

Updated 12 hours, 37 minutes ago
Shooting fish in a lake

MOSES LAKE — Sean Manderville reached into the big, blue plastic barrel sitting in his boat and pulled out a carp.

Updated 1 day, 1 hour ago
Ready for summer

MOSES LAKE — Jacob Knight explained the layout - the ornamental grass in the middle of the flower container, with the sweet potato vines and petunias in oppo...

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
Battling our deadliest predator

MOSES LAKE — Mosquitos are more than flying, buzzing and biting annoyances. They are, in the words of Colorado Mesa University history professor Timothy W...

Updated 1 day, 9 hours ago
Quincy hospital district puts bond request out to voters

QUINCY — Voters in the Quincy hospital district will be asked to accept or reject a bond proposal, up to $55 million, in the Aug. 2 primary. If the proposal ...

Updated 2 days, 1 hour ago
Third Thursday events return to downtown Moses Lake this summer

MOSES LAKE — The Downtown Moses Lake Association will join the Moses Lake Farmers Market to sponsor a series of downtown markets every third Thursday from June to September. The first Third Thursday is scheduled ...

Updated 2 days, 1 hour ago
ML airshow seeks volunteers

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake Airshow is looking for a few good volunteers to help get this year’s air show off the ground.

Updated 2 days, 1 hour ago
Grapes don't give up

COLUMBIA BASIN — Despite a cold spring, wine grapes are looking good, according to a couple of local growers.

Updated 2 days, 1 hour ago
Candidate filing period produces challengers for some state, county offices

GRANT/ADAMS COUNTIES — The filing deadline to run for office in Washington at the county and state level was Friday. Several officials that represent Grant a...