Stories tagged: moses lake
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 12:28 p.m.
Port of Moses Lake gets grant to finish railroad
The Port of Moses Lake was awarded a $9.9 million federal grant allowing the port to complete a railroad project that will increase the ability to ship freight into and …
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Golf with Jim Meehan: Kirk Triplett plays, talks a great game
Kirk Triplett’s sustained, rock-solid play indicates he’s a long way from hanging up his clubs. He’s in the midst of another fine season on the Champions Tour, nearly bagging his …
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Moses Lake basketball standout Jamie Loera choses ASU
A third Loera sister will play NCAA Division I basketball, Moses Lake senior-to-be Jamie Loera has given Arizona State University an oral commitment.
UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
Moses Lake woman who died in house fire identified
The person who died in a Moses Lake house fire Thursday morning has been identified as 84-year-old Lora Smart.
Mon., June 12, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Paraglider rescued by military helicopter in Grant County
MOSES LAKE – A paraglider who was trapped on a cliff face in Grant County had to be rescued by a military helicopter. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says a …
Tue., June 6, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Two killed in vehicle crash in southeastern Washington
Authorities say two people died in a vehicle crash in southeastern Washington on Monday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 11:56 a.m.
Driver of RV in rollover crash near Moses Lake in serious condition
The driver of an RV involved in a rollover collision on Interstate 90 near Moses Lake Monday remains in serious condition.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Body of missing man found in irrigation ditch
Authorities have found the body of a Moses Lake man who has been missing since late April.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 1:54 p.m.
Missing Moses Lake man found shot to death in irrigation ditch
A missing Moses Lake man was found shot to death in an irrigation ditch in Grant County on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Moses Lake school shooter Barry Loukaitis resentenced to 189 years
School shooter Barry Loukaitis, who killed three people and wounded a fourth at a Moses Lake middle school in 1996, was resentenced on Wednesday to 189 years in prison.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
School shooter Barry Loukaitis apologizes as he awaits resentencing
The prisoner who as a teenager opened fire at his middle school in Washington state more than 20 years ago has spoken out for the first time, apologizing for killing …
Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:19 a.m.
Moses Lake officials say funding street work expensive but necessary
MOSES LAKE – Streets and roads, and how they’re paid for, has become a topic of discussion in Moses Lake since city officials voted to start a transportation benefit district. …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 6:25 p.m.
Moses Lake man critically injured after being thrown 45 feet in a vehicle crash
A man is in critical condition after a vehicle crash early Sunday morning near Moses Lake.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Moses Lake, Potholes at unusually high levels
The water level in Moses Lake and Potholes Reservoir is so high right now that local officials are having to release water just to hold the level steady. “It’s higher …
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
Bails set in Jill Sundberg murder case
Bails for the five men who were arrested in connection with the December murder of Jill Sundberg have been set.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
Moses Lake man charged with cutting son’s throat
A Moses Lake man was charged for cutting his son’s throat during a confrontation in Moses Lake over the weekend. The son died from the injury on Monday.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
Former sheriff’s deputy reserve candidate sentenced for molesting girl, 12
A former Grant County reserve deputy candidate was sentenced for molesting a 12-year-old girl in Moses Lake.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:43 a.m.
Man arrested for allegedly cutting son’s throat
A Moses Lake man died after his father allegedly cut his throat during a confrontation in Moses Lake over the weekend.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016
Past opinions provide perspective
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
New jury duty scam hits Grant County
A new scam has made its way into Grant County and the Grant County Sheriff’s Office wants the public to know what to do if they feel they are being …
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 12:17 p.m.
No injuries after Grant County deputy fires shot
A Grant County Sheriff’s Deputy fired a shot at a suspect early Saturday morning, but no one was injured.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 5:37 p.m.
Moses Lake standoff ends in tear gas, fire
A Moses Lake man who barricaded himself in a home was arrested Monday after four hours of negotiations ended with tear gas and a fire.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 1:48 p.m.
Partially naked woman accused of damaging fencing, buildings at Moses Lake Airport
A partially naked woman caused thousands of dollars in damage Wednesday morning when she reportedly rammed through a gate at the Moses Lake International Airport and broke into two buildings.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Whitworth’s Brett Moser returns to field after battle with cancer
The opening kickoff sailed through the air and a Whitworth Pirate raced to catch the ball. It was Brett Moser.
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 10:48 p.m.
Clothing-optional Whitworth kicker ponders high expectations
The outcome of football games often comes down – after all those blocks, hits and tackles – to the leg of a kicker who spends most of his time doing …
Sun., Aug. 21, 2016, 5:32 p.m.
Moses Lake police rescue two men after car crashes into canal
An 18-year-old driver was seriously injured when his car crashed into an irrigation canal in Moses Lake early Sunday.
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016, 7:23 p.m.
Tip leads to seizure of 27 guns at residence near Moses Lake
Police say they’ve arrested a man after a tip led them to find 27 illegally-owned guns, including a sawed-off shotgun with an altered serial number, at a residence in Central …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016, 1:50 p.m.
Fire north of Moses Lake diminishes, evacuation lifted
A fire seven miles north of Moses Lake that had originally threatened structures and prompted evacuations has diminished significantly overnight.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
Residents near Moses Lake still under evacuation orders; fire has slowed
Some residents just north of Moses Lake are being told to evacuate immediately because of a fire burning near State Route 17.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 1:39 p.m.
Arrest made in Moses Lake homicide
An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Thomas M. Hernandez in Moses Lake late Monday.