Friday, January 21, 2022

Local News

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Updated 4 hours, 46 minutes ago

Homes needed: Grant County housing market still contends with low inventory

MOSES LAKE — The housing market in Grant County is a seller’s market as 2022 moves in, although supply chain iss...

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Medical treatment options expanding

Medical treatment options in the Moses Lake area continue to expand, and will keep expanding, adding to the health care services available for residents and employers in a broad region.

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
GCSO responds to two possible drive-by shootings

The Grant County Sheriff’s Office responded to two possible drive-by shootings in Moses Lake on Sunday and Tuesday morning, both in the 1000 block of Vandenb...

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Senior night: Wahluke students have a chance to look back – and forward

MATTAWA — The senior year of high school is, in part, a recognition of change. High school will be done; kids will be moving on.

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Ready to play: Royal High School celebrates new gym

ROYAL CITY — Royal School District officials will mark the halfway point of construction at Royal High School and Royal Middle School with a ribbon cutting c...

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Mattawa P.O. boxes will be removed; Postal window to remain open

MATTAWA — Mattawa residents won’t have access to post office boxes after Jan. 31 at the U.S. Postal Service contractor in Mattawa.

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Royal High School girls basketball team splits games; Wahluke girls lose two

MATTAWA — The Royal High School girls basketball team split a pair of games, defeating Wahluke High School 57-18 Friday, but losing to College Place High Sch...

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Royal High School boys win two games; Wahluke boys lose two

MATTAWA — The Royal High School boys basketball team came away from Mattawa with a 50-45 league win Friday over Wahluke High School in a wild and hard-fought...

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Legislators discuss officer pursuits, catalytic converter tracking program

Legislation loosening law enforcement’s restrictions to vehicular pursuit and hampering catalytic converter theft passed through the Washington State House P...

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Moses Lake police respond to shooting on Vince Road Northeast

Moses Lake Police Department officers responded to a report of gunfire in the 8600 block of Vince Road Northeast shortly after 10 p.m. Friday.

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Quincy man dies in rollover collision

A Quincy man died Tuesday morning in a rollover collision on state Route 28, west of Quincy, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
Part of King's legacy: March, program in Moses Lake celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

MOSES LAKE — The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was commemorated Monday with a march through a part of downtown Moses Lake and a service at Immanuel Lu...

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
Legislators, citizens discuss two bills on firearms

Two controversial bills, which could prohibit assault rifles and allow local governments to restrict open-carry of firearms, passed through the Washington St...

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
MLHS boys swim and dive bests Wenatchee

WENATCHEE — The Moses Lake High School boys swim and dive team bested Wenatchee High School on its own turf on Thursday.

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
Heading for the top: Moses Lake wrestler aims for state championship

MOSES LAKE – Moses Lake High School junior Brianna Martinez is a third year wrestler with the girls wrestling program.

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
Donation to Serve Moses Lake helps another person in need

MOSES LAKE — Serve Moses Lake Director Brandon LaBonte said the donation of a truck was unexpected.