Monday, November 28, 2022

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Updated 2 hours, 59 minutes ago

Tip a Cop fundraiser returns to Moses Lake

MOSES LAKE — As a matter of fact, yes, those are police officers and sheriff’s deputies cleaning tables, deliver...

Updated 2 days, 7 hours ago
Hanford Reach steelhead fishery closed

RICHLAND/PASCO — The Hanford Reach has closed its steelhead fishing and retention from Nov. 20 until further notice.

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Merry and bright

MOSES LAKE — Now that the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays are over, it’s time to prepare for the big one. For a lot of us, Christmas decorating means set...

Updated 4 days, 18 hours ago
Vikings look to gel as season begins

MOSES LAKE — The Big Bend Community College men’s basketball team is looking to improve on its 7-17 finish from a year ago as the 2022-2023 season begins on ...

Updated 5 days, 5 hours ago
MLFD honors grade schoolers who spotted fire

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake Fire Department honored two elementary school students on Tuesday for their quick thinking in recognizing a house fire early and ...

Updated 5 days, 5 hours ago
Icy roads result in increased accidents

GRANT COUNTY — Icy roads led to a busy day for first responders across Grant County on Tuesday. “Unfortunately, every year on the first day (of icy weathe...

Updated 5 days, 5 hours ago
ML Council OKs $111.5 million 2023 budget

MOSES LAKE — At a regular meeting on Tuesday, the Moses Lake City Council formally adopted the city’s $111.5 million 2023 budget, including $15 million to bu...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
Knights prep for semifinal clash

ROYAL CITY — Royal Head Coach Wiley Allred said playing in Saturday’s 1A state semifinal playoff game was normal for the Knights. “It’s more the norm than...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
Cougs prep for Apple Cup against UW

PULLMAN – Thanksgiving week means one thing in college football – rivalry week. Teams around the country are preparing to take on their rivals in the fina...

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Man arrested after standoff in Grand Coulee

GRAND COULEE - A man is in jail for several charges after a standoff with police Monday evening. According to Grand Coulee Police Chief John Tufts, the incident started about 3:30 p.m. when two bail bondsmen w...

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Fatality accident victims identified

SOAP LAKE - The Grant County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victimes in a fatality collission on Road B Northwest just north of Road 19 Northwest Tuesda...

Updated 5 days, 18 hours ago
Gathered in Gratitude

LAKEVIEW — The McKay Foundation, partnered with the Columbia Basin Foundation, held the second annual Gathered in Gratitude fundraiser at the Lakeview Golf a...

Updated 5 days, 18 hours ago
Basin sports schedule for Nov. 23-29

As fall sports enter its final two weeks of the season, winter sports competitions in the Basin begin as soon as next week. Check out this week’s sports sche...

Updated 5 days, 18 hours ago
Law enforcement records for Nov. 23

The reports below were provided by the agencies indicated. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law...

Updated 6 days, 3 hours ago
Tips for helping those with dementia during the holiday season

Dementia doesn’t have to get in the way of the holidays. With some preparation and care, having a loved one who suffers from a condition such as Alzheimer’s ...

Updated 6 days, 3 hours ago
Icy roads likely a factor in fatal collision

EPHRATA - Icy conditions Tuesday afternoon resulted in a collision just northeast of Ephrata where one person was injured and another was killed. A release...