Editorial

Spring Festival helps unite Moses Lake

May 24, 2018 at 3:00 am

The Moses Lake Spring Festival is gearing up today for a four-day-long community celebration for the Memorial Day weekend. With a carnival, 3-on-3 basketball tournament, classic car show, parade, entertainment and vendors, there truly is so...

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Support Honor Flight veterans

May 17, 2018 at 3:00 am

Saturday, May 19 is Armed Forces Day, set aside to honor men and women who are serving in the military. Locally, the day is being marked with a fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Ephrata American Legion and Auxiliary, located at 276 Eighth ...

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Suicide Awareness Hike much needed

May 03, 2018 at 3:00 am

With the stigma surrounding mental health issues and suicide, we are so glad that two Moses Lake residents, Aaron Molina and Carlos Avila, are raising awareness about suicide awareness and prevention with a 22-kilometer (13.6-mile) suicide ...

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Do something, but what?

April 26, 2018 at 3:00 am

We have been watching many students walking out of classrooms and demonstrating. State Legislatures and Congress should do something to improve school safety and end gun violence. We recognize the pain and anguish caused by violence. Unfort...

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Help spruce up Moses Lake

April 26, 2018 at 3:00 am

The Moses Lake Chamber of Commerce’s City Wide Clean-Up is quickly approaching on Saturday, May 5. Between 350 and 500 bags, sponsors, and volunteers are still needed. The chamber is specifically asking for two or three volunteers with pick...

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Standing naked in the world

March 29, 2018 at 3:00 am

Shocking title! You are not physically without clothes in public, but your digital identity is visible and unprotected. In a way, you are standing nude in the digital world. You need clothes, that is to say, protection to absolutely control...

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School shooting shouldn’t erase teenage normalcy

March 29, 2018 at 3:00 am

A month and a half ago, an angry, messed-up young man entered a high school in Florida, pulled a fire alarm and started shooting people as they emerged from classrooms. The aftermath included 17 dead, another 17 wounded and a whole lot of t...

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Why would we not build a second high school?

March 22, 2018 at 3:00 am

So why would you not build a new high school if 60 percent of your voters said ‘“let us work together and make our community a better place to live, grow, and enjoy our families and friends?” We know we have problems with our current high s...

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Local schools taking right steps for safety

March 15, 2018 at 3:00 am

The Feb. 14 shooting in a Parkland, Florida high school that left 17 dead remains on many people’s minds. In Moses Lake, a School Safety and Security Task Force was formed to create a safety project list at Moses Lake High School and a cost...

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School safety is critical

March 01, 2018 at 5:00 am

The number of school shootings seems to have recently increased exponentially. Daily strip searches of students, staff, and visitors for guns, knives, and other weapons will not eliminate problems. Weapons are not the problem, human behavio...

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