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Team effort helped tackle Port of Entry hazmat incident
A dangerous chemical leak shut down Interstate 90 for 20 hours Sunday and forced the mobilization of a dozen first responder agencies from across the region to tackle the clean up. Early Sunday afternoon a semi truck on its way to Moses Lake was stopped at the Washington Port of Entry after a driver in Idaho reported an ammonia smell coming from the truck.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Funeral Service Directory
Kirk Nelson, 54, of Cashmere: 1 p.m. memorial service, Eastmont Community Church, East Wenatchee. Arrangements are by Telford's Chapel of the Valley, East Wenatchee.
WA: GTA Proposes Moses Lake Transit Center
Sept. 11--MOSES LAKE -- Grant Transit Authority is hoping to begin construction on their new intermodal transit center in downtown Moses Lake by next summer. The agency recently unveiled plans for the proposed facility, which will serve as a main transfer and connecting hub for public transit routes and other modes of transportation.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Moses Lake Police Officer shoots narcotics delivery suspect
Moses Lake Police say Friday's officer-involved shooting occurred as officers were attempting an arrest of a person suspected of narcotics delivery. Police say they recovered 5.7 pounds of methamphetamine and a large amount of cash from Mendoza's residence.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Today's menu - Tue, 09 Sep 2014 PST
High school boys: Nonleague: Valley Christian at St. Maries, Timberlake at Lakeland JV, Northwest Christian at Bonners Ferry, all 4 p.m. High school girls: Nonleague: Priest River at Orofino, noon; Lewiston vs. Ferris at Merkel Complex, 3 p.m.; Lakeside vs. Shadle Park at Albi Stadium, West Valley at Mt.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
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A private U.S. plane with an unresponsive pilot has crashed into the ocean north of the Caribbean island of Jamaica, after flying more than 1,400 miles. KINGSTON, Jamaica - A private U.S. plane with an unresponsive pilot has crashed into the ocean north of the Caribbean island of Jamaica, after flying more than 1,400 miles.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
MOOSE Project opening for oral and signing education
KHQ.COM - The MOOSE Project is a brand new school that combines oral communication and sign language in the classroom. Kristi Anderson started the non-profit MOOSE Project, which stands for the "Magic of Oral and Signing Education," for her son, Asher, who is severely deaf in one ear and mildly deaf in the other.
Sheriff's Office searching for inmate who walked away from Fairgrounds
Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a work crew inmate who walked away from his assignment at the Spokane County Fairgrounds on Friday. The inmate has been identified as 46-year old Robert E. Reed and deputies say he walked away around 2:00pm on Friday.
Officer-involved shooting in Moses Lake
Grant County Sheriff's Office spokesman Kyle Foreman has told KHQ the Sheriff's Office is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Moses Lake. Foreman said one suspect was shot by a Moses Lake Police Officer.
Officer-involved shooting reported in Moses Lake - Fri, 05 Sep 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A person was shot by police this morning on West Broadway in Moses Lake and taken to the hospital, according to the Grant County Sheriff's Office.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Fight over organ donation compounds family's grief
Two days after Trenton C. Wilson's devastating auto wreck, his family found itself in a Chelan County courtroom, pleading to keep his body intact. On Aug. 27, the 25-year-old diesel mechanic flipped his 2001 Dodge pickup on a country road 10 miles northeast of his hometown of Moses Lake.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
is this Real? Video shows strange road rage in Russia
If you've ever been sucked into the time-wasting vortex that is YouTube, then you've probably seen tons of road rage incidents.
PHOTOS: Grant County Sheriff's Office looking for fuel thieves
The Grant County Sheriff's Office is hoping you can help them identify two men seen in surveillance video stealing gas from a Moses Lake area farm.
The way of all flesh: A pledge to donate organs compounds heartbreak for NCW family
Two days after Trenton C. Wilson's devastating auto wreck, his family found itself in a Chelan County courtroom, pleading to keep his body intact.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Taxpayers help workers plug into new job world
He has worked with disabled group-home residents in Iowa, sold financial investments in Chicago, was an account executive for several Seattle software and data firms and - thanks to a chance encounter with a boat captain at the Ballard Locks - fished for Alaskan crab in the Bering Sea.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Lebanon Daily News
Leader of Bakken drug ring gets 20 years prison
A Montana judge has sentenced the leader of an interstate drug ring to 20 years in prison for his role in a trafficking operation that stretched from western Washington to the Bakken oil fields of the Northern Plains.
Moses Lake man to be sentenced in Montana for meth trafficking
A Washington state man faces sentencing Friday in federal court on charges he led an interstate meth-trafficking ring that exploited workers in eastern Montana's oil patch.
Galleries - Fri, 29 Aug 2014 PST
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Thu Aug 28, 2014
Rollover wreck injures Moses Lake man
MOSES LAKE, Wash. Trenton Wilson, 25, of Moses Lake is in critical condition after suffering life threatening injuries during a crash Wednesday.
Grant County Sheriff concerned about rural burglaries
The Grant County Sheriff's Office is increasing patrols in rural communities to combat rising property crimes.