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
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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.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
AstaReal brings new cold water dispersible astaxanthin beadlets
AstaReal will introduce an innovative new form of astaxanthin at Vitafoods Asia 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Moses Lake carbon fiber plant to build electric vehicle charging station
The new charging station, announced Tuesday, is part of a settlement agreement between the company and the state Department of Ecology over past air quality violations.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
BMW closes the carbon fiber loop
BMW's extensive use of carbon fiber-reinforced plastic in its i-series vehicles has prompted the development of ways to recycle unused material.
Man dies in Soap Lake apartment fire
A Washington State Ferries executive is on paid leave while his son, who also works for the ferry system, appeals his firing.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Woman drowns in Potholes State Park
A woman drowned while inner-tubing down a waste reservoir creek today south of Moses Lake, according to the Grant County Sheriff's Office.
"Eye glow" is warning sign for deadly cancer
A Spokane family says an "eye glow" they noticed in their 2-year-old daughter may be signs of retinoblastoma, a rare form of cancer.
A Pasco Class Reunion Gets Some Special Musical Guests
Pasco High School's Class of 1974 ended their calls reunion with live musical guests Christian Nesmith and Circe Link.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Grant County Fair closure costs nearly $100,000
Grant County Fair Director Jerry Gingrich said the tough decision to close the fair on Tuesday afternoon because of an approaching storm cost taxpayers nearly $100,000.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
How common is three summer storms in 20 days?
The Inland Northwest received the wrath of three big summer storms within 20 days of each other; the most recent hitting the region on Tuesday evening.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Moses Lake air tanker base having busy season fighting wildfires
The roar of planes has been heard a little bit more this summer at the Moses Lake Airport.
Rain falls on some Eastern Washington wildfires
Meteorologist Jeremy Wolf in the Spokane office says while that should help firefighters, the service also issued a flash flood watch for the area because of the chance of rapid runoff from areas scorched by fire.
Fairgrounds at Moses Lake evacuated due to storm
Eight-thousand people were evacuated from the Grant County Fairgrounds at Moses Lake Tuesday afternoon because of the threat of severe weather.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Grant County Sheriff's Office Searching for Suspects After Two Reported Shootings in Moses Lake
The Grant County Sheriff's Office is asking the community for help to identify the suspects involved in two shootings Thursday night in Moses Lake.