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Updated 6 days, 5 hours ago

Dept. of Education extends student loan pause

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Education has issued a 60-day extension of the pause on student loan r...

Updated 6 days, 5 hours ago
Ephrata hosts active shooter roundtable exercise

EPHRATA — The Ephrata School District hosted a number of first responders, emergency personnel and district staff Monday for a tabletop exercise to prepare i...

Updated 1 week ago
‘That’s what I heard about Moses Lake, the strength was in the people’

MOSES LAKE — Moses Lake School District Superintendent Monty Sabin said transparency and visibility are important, both in themselves and because they help b...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
‘Special and moving’

WARDEN — Jessica Galster still can’t believe she’s a teacher sometimes. Even though she’s been teaching first grade at Warden Elementary School for five year...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
‘Lead, serve and support’

WENATCHEE — North Central Educational Service District, or ESD 171, supports school districts in Chelan, Douglas, Grant and Okanogan counties. “Our mantra ...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
‘It was the kiddos’

Julie Carvo said she didn’t plan from the outset to become a teacher. It just sort of crept up on her. Carvo, who’s been teaching fourth grade at Moses Lake...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
‘This is what I love to do’

Middle school is a tough time for most kids. Some thrive in those years, some just survive, but they all change one way or another. Jesus Santiago came out o...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Martinez joins Big Bend CC Board of Trustees

MOSES LAKE — Bethany Martinez of Mattawa has been appointed to the Big Bend Community College Board of Trustees. Martinez is the director of multilingual an...

Updated 2 weeks ago
OSPI looks at additional educational supports

OLYMPIA — Washington’s youngest learners need an extra boost, state Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal said Thursday in a press conference. ...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Focused on one-on-one

MOSES LAKE — Moses Lake’s newest school had its long-awaited ribbon-cutting Wednesday evening. “It's been some time in the making,” said Moses Lake School...

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Ephrata school levies pass

EPHRATA - Both Ephrata School District Propositions 1 and 2 passed Tuesday night, according to unofficial election results. “We look forward to getting to...

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Big Bend has big plans with new bachelors program

MOSES LAKE — Big Bend Community College now offers a bachelor’s degree, with its first cohort of students set to graduate this coming spring. “I have nothin...

Updated 3 weeks ago
CWU honoring veterans this week

ELLENSBURG - The Central Washington University Veterans Center is hosting a series of events all week in honor of Veterans Day. “It’s a great chance for o...

Updated 3 weeks ago
MLCA auction supports Christian education

MOSES LAKE — The event center at Moses Lake Christian Academy was packed to the gills with 200 attendees plus volunteers Saturday night, as the school held i...

Updated 3 weeks ago
'A buddy bench

MOSES LAKE — Ella’s Nana Lana Redal said purple was Ella’s favorite color. So the butterfly bench Redal commissioned in Ella’s memory reflects that. Sarah...