Monroe corrections officer injured by inmate
A Monroe corrections officer was taken to a local hospital Wednesday after being assaulted by an inmate, according to police.
Ephrata teen pleads guilty to third-degree assault
Moses Lake police responded to a disturbance at Safeway involving three males on in November.
Moses Lake Children Receive Rabies Treatment
Children in a Moses Lake family are receiving rabies treatment as a precaution after they were found playing with several dead bats.
Wed May 22, 2013
Editorial: Lawmakers should pass workers’ comp reform
The state workers' compensation reform, Senate Bill 5127, was passed by the Senate 30-19 and hung up in the House.
Longview Elementary School Stomach Illness Outbreak
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE GRANT COUNTY HEALTH DEPT: MOSES LAKE, Wash. - The Grant County Health District received lab confirmation from two specimens submitted to the Washington State Public Health Lab.
Tue May 21, 2013
Search for burglary suspects shuts down Moses Lake airport
Joshua M. Zarbook, 23, of Kennewick and Randy D. Triplett, 36, of Othello, ran from Grant County Sheriff deputies after they tried to burglarize a home in Moses Lake, according to the sheriff’s office.
Dave Villwock leaves Ellstrom Racing
Dave Villwock will drive no more for Ellstrom Racing. Monday night H1 Unlimited and U-96 Ellstrom Racing confirmed Villwock's departure on their social media pages.
Sun May 19, 2013
DUI suspected in Grant County wreck
Javier M. Benavides, 36, of Moses Lake, was driving a 1993 Honda Civic north on the highway about 2:25 p.m. when he left the road to the right, overcorrected and crossed the center line, hitting a 2001 Lexus RX300 in the southbound lane, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Fri May 17, 2013
Whitworth offers new degree-completion program in Moses Lake - Published 5/16/2013
Whitworth is offering a new degree-completion program at Big Bend Community College, in Moses Lake, Wash.
Thu May 16, 2013
The News Tribune
Is our jobless rate high or low? There's a stat for that
It's sometimes called the "real" unemployment rate and it's always the number preferred by out-of-power politicians who use it as proof that the economy isn't as good as the incumbent president or governor says it is.
Tue May 14, 2013
Man hits concrete wall in fatal Moses Lake motorcycle wreck
Grant County authorities said Jonathan Jones, 28, wrecked hit motorcycle around 5:30 p.m. near 22nd Avenue Northeast, east of Patton Boulevard.
Moses Lake Man Wearing Helmet, Dies in Motorcycle Crash
Grant County Sheriff Deputies say a man from Moses Lake had been wearing his helmet when he died in a motorcycle crash.
Proposed Indian casino threatens future of Fairchild Air Force Base
It seems like an unlikely clash; the U.S. Air Force vs. the Spokane Tribe. But, some authorities fear the proposed opening of a new tribal casino might actually threaten the future of Fairchild Air Force Base near Moses Lake, Wash.
Sun May 12, 2013
Teens face adult charges in Moses Lake robbery
Prosecutors charged Quincy teens Ruben Cornejo, 16, Miguel Martinez, 18, and Moses Lake teen Missael Herrera, 17, with first-degree robbery in Grant County Superior Court.
Simplot honored for green-friendly efforts
May 12--MOSES LAKE -- Several green initiatives in place at J.R. Simplot's Moses Lake facility were highlighted during a recent Association of Washington Business meeting.
Sat May 11, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
Central Washington Home Expo connects homeowners with the right help in one spot
Current homeowners or prospective homeowners around the Basin will converge on the Grant County Fairground this weekend for the Central Washington Home Expo.
Fri May 10, 2013
Moses Lake school closed for illness outbreak
A Moses Lake school is closed Friday due to an outbreak of a stomach flu virus that has sickened nearly a quarter of the students at Longview Elementary.
Inslee signs irrigation district finance bill
A House bill that will allow irrigation districts to offer local improvement districts financing opportunities was signed into law this week by Gov.
Hillyard Grocer Attacked Trying To Stop Shoplifter
A Hillyard Grocery employee had a bottle of wine broken over his head Thursday evening as he attempted to stop a shoplifter.
Thu May 09, 2013
Stomach Virus-Like Outbreak At Longview Elementary School Sickens Many; No School Friday
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE GRANT COUNTY HEALTH DIST./MOSES LAKE, Wash. - Moses Lake School District and the Grant County Health District are investigating reports of a large number of students and staff experiencing symptoms of fever, nausea, diarrhea and vomiting.