Construction is ongoing to widen the East Low Canal about 17 miles east of Moses Lake.
Officials from the Washington state Department of Ecology, the federal Bureau of Reclamation and the East Columbia Basin Irrigation District announced new surface water that will allow some farmers in what is known as the Odessa Subarea to move off of wells and onto East Low Canal water.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Kennewick Attorney George Cicotte to Announce Candidacy for 4th District Congressional Seat
George Cicotte will formally announce his candidacy for the 4th District Congressional seat held by Doc Hastings tomorrow.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
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Green competed in oratorical contest
Junior Dansil Green represented Granite Falls High School at the Oratorical Contest semi-finals sponsored on Saturday, Feb. 1 in Moses Lake.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Weekend snow closes passes, delays school - Mon, 03 Mar 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Close to a half a foot of snow that fell in Spokane over the weekend has slowed school buses and kept city crews busy overnight, but a warming trend is expected to melt flakes away.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Squeeze on liquor retailers spurs review of high license fee
State lawmakers spent last week looking at ways to address problems left from the voter-approved initiative to privatize liquor sales.
Rainier Park Liquor and Beverage manager Kevin Dziedzic chats...
Rainier Park Liquor and Beverage manager Kevin Dziedzic chats with,Tamir Dvorin, who represents Vinum Importing, a Seatlle-based, independent wine and spirits distributor who stopped by the Lacey store Oct. 16, 2012.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
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Cicotte plans run for Hastings' seat
George Cicotte, an attorney from Kennewick, says he is planning to join the race to replace Rep. Doc Hastings in Congress.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Wheeler announces for Hastings' seat
Wheeler, 48, is a tea party activist who ran for the office in 2012 but did not make it through the Top Two primary.
Bill aims to lower state spirits tax
The owner of Black Heron Spirits in West Richland says he routinely hears about people driving across state lines to buy liquor because it's cheaper.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Hundreds Turn Out For Grant County Gang Violence Town Hall Meeting
It was standing room only Wednesday night at a town hall meeting in Moses Lake discussing gang violence in Grant County.
Under the Dome: Today is Wednesday, February 26, the 45th day of the 60-day legislative session.
"We've got to get our funding back on track now or the gap we'll need to make up in the future to fully fund education will be even larger."
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REC Silicon Enters Biggest Solar Market With China Joint Venture
REC Silicon ASA will build a polysilicon and silane gas plant in China through a joint venture as the maker of materials used in solar panels seeks to take advantage of growing demand in the world's biggest market.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
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4 homicide suspects caught
On February 20, 2014 the U.S. Marshals Service Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested Michael David Meier, age 17. Meier was arrested in Moses Lake, WA on a warrant out of Grant County, Washington for 1st Degree Murder.
Location change for Moses Lake meeting on recent violence
The location for the Moses Lake town hall meeting to discuss recent gang violence has been changed to accommodate more people.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Photo Gallery: Wenatchee boys District basketball vs. Moses Lake
THIS EVENT HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BE A PROLONGED EVENT WITH PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW BEGINNING TONIGHT AND
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Our Voice: West Richland -- Whatever the name, it's called home
Changing the name for a city is difficult and expensive. But, as in the case of a marriage, it sometimes is necessary to establish, or re-establish, an identity.
Teenager arrested in Moses Lake homicide - Thu, 20 Feb 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A 17-year-old was taken into custody early Thursday in the weekend shooting death of Brandon Mende, 16, outside a home near Moses Lake, the Grant County Sheriff's Office said.
Firefighters Offer Tips on How to Use Space Heaters Safely
NBCRightNow.com - As cooler temperatures move into the area, some people may be tempted to turn on their space heaters.