Stories tagged: moses lake
FRIDAY, 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. …
SUNDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, DEC. 20, 2016
Past opinions provide perspective
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history.
TUESDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
WEDNESDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, DEC. 12, 2015, 10:42 P.M.
Prep wrestling: Moses Lake claims Inland Empire Classic; Colville takes second
Despite having just one weight-class champion, Moses Lake claimed the team title at the Inland Empire Classic Saturday at Cenral Valley. Moses Lake’s Hunter Garland-Cruz defeated Coeur d’Alene’s Dylan Lockwood …
SUNDAY, NOV. 22, 2015, 6:24 P.M.
Renewable fuels company CEO expected to plead guilty to federal charges
Scott C. Johnson, the founder of a Pasco-based biofuel company, faces criminal charges after federal investigators say he bilked the IRS out of more than $9.5 million between 2012 and …
UPDATED: SATURDAY, OCT. 10, 2015
100 years ago in Grant County: Armed posses corner bank robber
A lone bandit walked into the Wilson Creek State Bank, north of Moses Lake, and forced a teller at gunpoint to give him all of the cash. Then he locked …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, SEPT. 29, 2015
Editorial: Don’t let protectionism kill Moses Lake jobs
International trade dispute puts jobs of 400 Moses Lake workers at-risk
SATURDAY, SEPT. 19, 2015
Defense allows Coeur d’Alene to hold back Moses Lake
Coeur d’Alene had enough on its hands facing a tough Moses Lake football team. The Vikings made the task even tougher by committing four turnovers and misfiring on a short …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015, 3:23 P.M.
Fire in Moses Lake closes I-90; destroys buildings
A fire in Moses Lake has burned at least four buildings at a company called Inland Trap & Liner and is causing problems for drivers on Interstate 90 in central …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2015
Gonzaga women’s basketball gets oral commitment from Jessie Loera
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team is going from guard starved to guards aplenty. Jessie Loera, who will be a senior next year at Moses Lake High and is regarded as …
SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago The sun was shining after three days of rain – and the army of crickets were back on the move at Wilson Creek, northeast …
FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2015
Surgery scheduled for Theia, the dog that was buried alive
Theia, the Moses Lake “miracle dog” who survived being hit by a car, beaten and buried alive, is due for treatment at Washington State University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Pullman …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 2015
Dog run over, beaten, buried makes comeback
MOSES LAKE – About a month ago a driver ran over Theia. Left injured and with a dislocated jaw, someone attempted a misguided mercy killing: The person beat the dog …
FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2015
Federal Way rolls past Moses Lake in 4A boys quarterfinals
TACOMA – The Moses Lake boys basketball team found out why Federal Way is the State 4A tournament favorite. The Eagles beat the Chiefs frequently in transition and from long …