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Updated 1 week, 1 day ago

Trust and mandate concerns drive school board races

Two seats are up for contention in the Aug. 3 primary, and again in November’s general election.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
MLSD voters to cast ballots on local levy

MOSES LAKE — Voters in the Moses Lake School District will get a chance on Aug. 3 to vote to continue the local levy to help fund district programs over the next three years.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
MLSD names new board member, talks about equity and inclusion

MOSES LAKE — Two nights of back-to-back meetings last week saw the Moses Lake School District School Board appoint a new member and engage in a sometimes hea...

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
2020 legal fees were costly for school district

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School District spent about $614,000 on legal fees in 2020, mostly handling personnel matters and dealing with claims from families with special education students, according to MLSD S...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Moses Lake School District board talks about race, gender at lengthy meeting

MOSES LAKE — There were more questions than answers when members of the Moses Lake School District School Board met Thursday to discuss race and gender.

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Big Bend Community College celebrates with drive-thru ceremony

MOSES LAKE — After a year when classes were online, Big Bend Community College graduates received their diplomas in person June 18.

Updated 1 month ago
‘A good, tough class’: Pride, determination show through at Wahluke High School graduation

MATTAWA — Seniors Victor Perez and Oscar Tlatelpa said they didn’t quite know how to feel as the Wahluke High School class of 2021 left the football stadium ...

Updated 1 month ago
MLSD names new director of special services

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School District has named a Minnesota educator to be the district’s new director of special services, which is responsible for overseeing the district’s special education programs.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
‘The Places You’ll Go’: Moses Lake High School honors 2021 PALS Club graduates on stage

Moses Lake High School had a graduation celebration Wednesday afternoon for four special needs students, capping their time with the high school.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
‘It’s a blessing’: High school experience ends for Warden seniors

WARDEN — Warden High School class of 2021 student speaker Averie Golladay said she welcomed and regretted graduation.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Quincy’s graduating class celebrates 160 versions of success

QUINCY — “Pause and take a little time to be in this important moment,” Quincy High School Principal Felicie Becker said Saturday to the assembled Jacks — QH...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Quincy names new high school assistant principal

QUINCY – Quincy School District announced last week the selection of Elizabeth Averill as assistant principal at Quincy High School.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
McPartland resigns from ML School Board; board seeks replacement

The Moses Lake School District is looking for a fifth board member following the resignation Monday of Bryce McPartland.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Ride of passage: Moses Lake High School sends off 2021 graduating class with parade ceremony

The Moses Lake High School class of 2021 made its way across town from Grant County Fairgrounds Friday afternoon to six locations to celebrate with a graduat...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Wilson Creek seniors ‘just kept swimming’ through tough year

WILSON CREEK — If there was a theme to Wilson Creek High School’s 2021 graduation ceremony, it was persistence.