Editorial

Safe gun storage: What’s the best method to enact change?

February 23, 2017 at 3:00 am

What’s the best approach to change an action or behavior? The carrot or the stick? This appears to be the question when it comes to the safe storage of firearms.Enacting penalties for adults who own a firearm that is found and used in a cri...

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The crud that’s going around

February 23, 2017 at 3:00 am

It wasn’t supposed to be like this.See, I’d gotten a flu shot last fall, in late October. I wanted to do my civic duty, be a good citizen. As the CBH health correspondent, I was constantly talking with folks who’d either gotten their flu sh...

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Kudos to state wrestlers

February 16, 2017 at 1:45 pm

With so many local athletes competing in the state wrestling tournament this week at the Tacoma Dome, we want to acknowledge all the hard work and dedication involved. Grapplers from Quincy, Moses Lake, Warden, Royal City, Othello, and Ephr...

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Make room for student growth

February 02, 2017 at 3:00 am

On Feb. 14, the Moses Lake School District is asking voters to approve a $135.3 million construction bond to build a new high school and a new elementary school and upgrade the existing Moses Lake High School. Voters already started receivi...

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School board president answers bond questions

January 26, 2017 at 3:00 am

I proudly serve as president of the Moses Lake School Board of Directors. As five volunteers elected to serve as board members we are leaders and champions for public education in the Moses Lake community. Now, more than ever, I encourage y...

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Close to 250 jobs coming to Moses Lake

January 26, 2017 at 3:00 am

We’ve already burned through the first month of 2017 and there’s big changes on the horizon.The big news is that WinCo Foods is looking to hire 170 people to operate its new location in Moses Lake. WorkSourceWa.com currently has posts for f...

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Business as usual? We'll have to wait and see

January 19, 2017 at 3:00 am

Will 2017 be business as usual? The world is waiting to see if business will ever be the same with the new administration and a president that promises his Twitter account will remain as active as his policy changes.On the plus side, the St...

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Big Bend’s STEM grant boosts options

January 12, 2017 at 3:00 am

A $4.8 million STEM grant Big Bend Community College was awarded helps secure students’ futures. STEM, short for science, technology, engineering and math, is a field that offers higher wages to workers, according to a 2016 salary survey fr...

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The Brave New World ain’t all bad

January 05, 2017 at 3:00 am

I should have seen it coming, given the fact that we now have a definition called the Millennials (also known as Generation Y, Generation Me, Echo Boomers, Peter Pan Generation) for the 30-somethings that grew up with the whizmos and gizmos...

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Make use of remote testimony options

January 05, 2017 at 3:00 am

Instead of going to the government, make the government come to you.This is part of the concept behind offering remote testimony locations to Washington state residents during the upcoming Legislative session. For those of us living in the ...

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