Stories tagged: moses lake
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Moses Lake police arrest suspected counterfeiters
An interstate counterfeiting spree ended Monday night in Moses Lake after a man and a woman from Puyallup were arrested under suspicion of passing fake $100 bills.
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
California man gets 4 years in prison over local energy credit scam
A California man was sentenced to more than four years in prison Friday after he previously pleaded guilty to defrauding millions of dollars from the government through the sale of …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Grant County sheriff’s deputy injured in crash
A Grant County Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a four-car crash north of Moses Lake Monday morning.
Tue., April 3, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Two gun threats prompt Chief Moses Middle School lockdowns Friday
A pair of reports of students with guns prompted a lockdown at Chief Moses Middle School on Friday morning and the arrest of two juveniles.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
Woman injured in Moses Lake car fire
A Moses Lake woman was badly burned in a car fire after her acquaintance tried filling a garbage can full of gas in the back seat.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
Beekeeper keeps the hives thriving in Moses Lake
With winter now upon us and temperatures dipping into the low 20s, the honey bees at Grigg Apiaries, Inc. have been tucked away for the season. About 8,000 hives keep …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Westport man pleads guilty in Spokane to $65 million biofuels scheme
A Westport man, who until recently worked an alternative fuels company that operated in both Moses Lake and Pasco, was sentenced Wednesday to 6 1/2 years in prison after investigators …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Two charged in connection with Moses Lake heroin bust
Two men were charged in connection with a large drug and gun bust in Moses Lake in which over 11 pounds of heroin was recovered.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 3:01 p.m.
Couple allegedly shoplifts with a child in a stroller
A Soap Lake couple reportedly brought a baby in a stroller with them into a Moses Lake store as they stole numerous items from the business and tried to leave …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 10:47 a.m.
Drugs worth more than $1 million seized in Grant County this month
The landscape of Grant County paints a hard place. It’s underworld has been laboring even harder.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
Moses Lake traffic stop leads officials to $1.5 million worth of drugs
MOSES LAKE – A traffic stop and drug bust led Moses Lake police to serve seven warrants that netted $1.2 million in meth, heroin and marijuana. Grant County Sheriff Tom …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Woman receives head injury in late-night shooting near Moses Lake
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says a woman received “a grazing injury to her scalp” Sunday night when she was shot while driving through a residential neighborhood just outside Moses …
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.