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Updated 3 days, 6 hours ago

Going forth: MLHS top 10 seniors weigh in on year

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake High School top 10 seniors for 2021 had a few choice words to describe their final y...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
In-person graduation to return to Royal, Othello and Wahluke high schools

ROYAL CITY — It won’t be exactly according to tradition, but the class of 2021 at Royal High School, Othello High School and Wahluke High School will get an in-person graduation ceremony.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Andra named Royal School District assistant superintendent

ROYAL CITY — Red Rock Elementary Principal David Andra was hired Friday as assistant superintendent for the Royal School District, and Linda Achondo, currently the executive director of student and teacher servic...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Royal Schools chief garners regional award

ROYAL CITY — Royal School District Superintendent Roger Trail recently was awarded the superintendent leadership award from the Washington Association of School Administrators/South Central Region.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Othello School District announces reopening plan for 2021-22

OTHELLO — Summer school for Othello School District elementary students will be revised, more tutoring will be offered to students in the 2021-22 school year...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
MLSD revisits choice of high school’s name

MOSES LAKE — So the Moses Lake School District’s next high school will not be named after the late President Ronald Reagan.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Scott West named new Warden schools superintendent

WARDEN — Warden School District Board members unanimously voted Warden Middle School Principal Scott West as the new superintendent at their board meeting Thursday.

Updated 1 month ago
State wants school plans without social distancing

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Health is asking school districts across the state to craft COVID-19 response plans for the 2021-22 school year starting this fall that include full-time, in-class ins...

Updated 1 month ago
Wahluke School District decides against second capital levy vote

MATTAWA — Wahluke School District officials have decided against submitting a capital levy to district voters for a second time.

Updated 1 month ago
Warden Elementary closed after coronavirus exposure

WARDEN — Warden Elementary School students returned to in-person learning today, with the exception of two classes in remote instruction, after an elementary...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Wahluke School District regroups, won’t resubmit levy

MATTAWA — Wahluke School District officials will not resubmit a capital levy proposal to district voters.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Gina Bullis hired for consulting work for OSD

OTHELLO — Former Othello School District administrator Gina Bullis has been hired to work with the district as an operations consultant.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Position added to Othello School Board; director map changes

OTHELLO — The Othello School Board has been reconfigured from one at-large position to two.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Homegrown: Aaron Garza relishes job as school resource officer

OTHELLO — Aaron Garza said he wanted to come back to his hometown.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Eastern releases Dean’s List for winter 2021

CHENEY — The following Basin students were named to the Dean’s List at Eastern Washington University for the winter 2021 quarter.

Updated 1 month, 1 week 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...