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Local News

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Updated 1 hour, 24 minutes ago

Police seek help identifying armed robber

Moses Lake police are asking for help identifying the suspect of an armed robbery at a gas station Friday evening.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Adams County projects slated for funding through capital budget

OTHELLO — Upgrades to the Lions Park playground in Othello, money for a new evidence building for the Adams County Sheriff’s Office and fiber upgrades to imp...

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Fire destroys abandoned house near Othello

OTHELLO — A brush fire destroyed an abandoned house at around 11:45 a.m. Thursday on West Bench Road, about eight miles southwest of Othello.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Biden nominates Grant County judge to federal district court

EPHRATA — President Joe Biden recently announced three judicial nominees to serve at federal district courts, one of whom was Grant County Superior Court Jud...

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Grant County District Court judge announces retirement this summer

EPHRATA — Grant County Commissioners will replace two Grant County District Court judges this summer.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Candidates in Adams County encouraged to file online

RITZVILLE — People who want to file for offices up for election in Adams County are encouraged to file online, but can file in person at the Adams County elections office, 106 W. Main St., in downtown Ritzville.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Oak Harbor man ejected, injured in I-90 rollover collision

An Oak Harbor man was injured when he rolled his truck and was ejected just before 4:15 a.m. Tuesday morning on Interstate 90, about two miles west of the Schrag Rest Area in Adams County.

Updated 5 days, 2 hours ago
Oak Harbor man ejected, injured in I-90 rollover collision

An Oak Harbor man was injured when he rolled his truck and was ejected just before 4:15 a.m. Tuesday morning on Interstate 90, about two miles west of the Sc...

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Sun and shopping: Moses Lake Farmers Market opens strongly

The Moses Lake Farmers Market will be at McCosh Park Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through the last Saturday of October.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Grant County awaits decision on possible rollback

EPHRATA — While increasing numbers statewide sign petitions to recall Gov. Jay Inslee, it appeared likely on Monday that Grant County will be moved back to Phase 2 of the state’s COVID-19 recovery plan.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Construction to delay traffic on four Grant County routes

Heavy roadwork this week means encumbered routes in Grant County.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
New judge selection process paused

EPHRATA — Applications have been put on hold for the open judge position on the Grant County District Court.

Updated 6 days, 19 hours ago
Cleaning house: Hazardous waste collection event sees big turnout

MOSES LAKE — Grant County’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event, at the Grant County Road District 2 Shop, 12171 Wheeler Road in Moses Lake, brought i...

Updated 6 days, 19 hours ago
Kindergarten class goes out to the ball game for ‘Opening Day’

MOSES LAKE — The concession stand was busy, the dugout was bustling and everybody stood up during the seventh-inning stretch for a rousing rendition of “Take...

Updated 1 week ago
Collision injures two south of Quincy

A collision on state Route 281, between Quincy and George, left two injured Friday.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
State eyes guidelines for vaccinated people

OLYMPIA — Saying the state is facing a possible fourth wave in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Jay Inslee said his office is working on new guidelines that would allow people who have received the COVID-19 va...