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Whooping cough among farmworkers in Grant County
The Grant County Health District is responding to a local outbreak of whooping cough among migrant workers in Mattawa and Quincy.
Pertussis outbreak among migrant farm workers in Mattawa & Quincy
Grant County Health District staff are investigating three laboratory confirmed cases and 210 people that came in contact with ill individuals with whooping cough in Mattawa and Quincy, WA.
Highway closed near Mattawa
Highway 243 north of Mattawa is closed in both directions due to smoke from a wildfire burning in the area.
Pasco man injured in crash south of Mattawa
Joel Valdovines, 35, was taken to Kadlec Regional medical Center in Richland following the crash.
Wahluke Slope not much for wine tourism, but great wines start there
The western Wahluke Slope is one of the warmest areas of Washington state, and many vineyards are planted here to take advantage of that.