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Updated 1 hour, 49 minutes ago

Three Moses Lake Boeing employees test positive for COVID-19

Boeing announced late Wednesday that three of it’s Moses Lake employees have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus

Updated 1 hour, 1 minute ago
Coronavirus: 20 confirmed cases in Adams County, up from 5 late last week

ADAMS COUNTY - There are now 20 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, up from just five cases less than a week ago with confirmed cases in the Lind, Othello and Ritzville areas, according to the Adams County ...

Updated 3 hours, 57 minutes ago
Coronavirus: 73 confirmed cases countywide

73 confirmed cases countywide, with new cases in Moses Lake, Mattawa, Quincy and the Othello area.

Updated 6 hours, 42 minutes ago
Evoking WWII, Inslee urges manufacturers to produce vital equipment

Inslee urges manufacturers to join fight, acknowledges likely need to extend stay at home order

Updated 21 hours, 36 minutes ago
Coronavirus: 69 cases in Grant County, first report of person recovering from hospitalization

69 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Grant County

Updated 21 hours, 37 minutes ago
Moses Lake dentist uses time, materials to help other medical professonals

MOSES LAKE — Craig Harder has the equipment, and right now he has the time on his hands. So he’s using his equipment and time for a project to help other med...

Updated 21 hours, 37 minutes ago
State health officer discusses COVID-19 trends

OLYMPIA — Limited data seems to suggest that COVID-19 activity is increasing in Washington, but it does not seem to be increasing exponentially, according to Kathy Lofy, state health officer with the Department o...

Updated 21 hours, 41 minutes ago
Moses Lake man remembers his Navy service with carrier replica

MOSES LAKE — Robin Major enjoyed serving on the USS Bennington.

Updated 21 hours, 43 minutes ago
Most large local industrial employers remain in operation

MOSES LAKE — Most of the region’s largest businesses are either too specialized or essential to the fight against the COVID-19 virus to change to producing medical goods or equipment, according to the head of a l...

Updated 21 hours, 43 minutes ago
Red Cross blood drive still set for April 22

EPHRATA — Planning is continuing for a Red Cross blood drive tentatively scheduled for 12:30 to 6 p.m., April 22, at the Ephrata Recreation Center.

Updated 21 hours, 45 minutes ago
Washington homeowners to receive assistance with mortgage payments

Washington homeowners to receive assistance with mortgage payments

Updated 21 hours, 49 minutes ago
No major damage reported from ditch break

A pond formed in the parking lot of Quincy High School after a small lateral canal just north of the high school broke before midnight on Monday, March 30, a...

Updated 21 hours, 53 minutes ago
Moses Lake residents add some color to neighborhood

MOSES LAKE — Neighbors in the Ridgeview/Parker Springs community of Moses Lake found a way to brighten up their walks during this period of mandated social d...

Updated 1 day, 22 hours ago
What we know about the Samaritan staff sickened with COVID-19

MOSES LAKE — On Monday, Samaritan Healthcare announced that two of its staff members had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Updated 1 day, 22 hours ago
Coronavirus: 63 confirmed cases, seven hospitalized

63 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Grant County as of Monday evening