Stories tagged: moses lake
Sun., 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 …
Sat., 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 …
Tue., Sept. 29, 2015
Editorial: Don’t let protectionism kill Moses Lake jobs
International trade dispute puts jobs of 400 Moses Lake workers at-risk
Sat., 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: Fri., 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 …
Wed., 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 …
Sun., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Wed., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Sat., Feb. 28, 2015
CV too charitable in loss to Moses Lake
To Central Valley boys basketball coach Rick Sloan sometimes it’s the little things that are the difference in a competitive game. Friday, it was something big and glaring – poor …
Sat., Sept. 13, 2014
Chiefs topple Tigers
Moses Lake’s Nathan Ball gave the Chiefs a reason to celebrate all the way home with a 3-yard touchdown run in overtime to seal a 19-16 nonleague football victory over …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 5, 2014, 3:56 p.m.
Man shot by Moses Lake police ‘posed threat,’ investigators say
A person shot by police was taken to the hospital in Moses Lake on Friday morning, the Grant County Sheriff’s Office said.
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014
Confident Moses Lake figures to be in contention
The new Big Nine Conference as we know it – since the divorce from the Mid-Columbia schools – could see its most competitive football season as it enters year three. …
Mon., July 14, 2014, 9:41 a.m.
Mitsubishi to test jet in Moses Lake
OLYMPIA — A major Japanese aerospace company will begin testing its new airliner in Moses Lake next fall.
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014, 1:35 p.m.
Teenager arrested in Moses Lake homicide
Michael Meier, 17, was arrested this morning without incident on suspicions he shot and killed 16-year-old Brandon Mende on Sunday, the Grant County Sheriff’s Office said.
Mon., Jan. 27, 2014, 4:20 p.m.
Police recover $100K of suspected stolen goods in Moses Lake
Four men are in custody after a search of a rental property near Moses Lake yielded stolen goods valued at more than $100,000, according to a news release from the …
Wed., Jan. 22, 2014
Prosecutors: Henrikson kept guns, frequented shooting range despite felonies
The North Dakota oil speculator accused of pulling the strings in a murder-for-hire plot to kill a South Hill man kept guns and frequented a nearby shooting range despite multiple …
Tue., Jan. 7, 2014, 7:33 p.m.
Ethanol spills from overturned trailer near Moses Lake
At least 1,000 gallons of ethanol spilled from a tanker trailer that flipped on its top after it crashed on Highway 17 a few miles south of Moses Lake today. …
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013
New Moses Lake North Dam construction starts soon
Construction on the new Moses Lake North Dam is expected to begin in early January, according to engineers working on the project. The project to replace the Moses Lake Irrigation …
Fri., Dec. 20, 2013, 7:38 a.m.
Second suspect arrested in Moses Lake shooting
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jose Rivera, 16, Thursday in connection with the shooting of Dale Olmos, 28. Olmos was found with a gunshot wound to the head in …
Thu., Dec. 12, 2013, 12:10 p.m.
Grant County Sheriff’s Office identifies man found shot
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man found shot yesterday in rural Moses Lake as Dale Glenn Olmos, 28. Police do not think the shooting was a random …
Wed., Dec. 11, 2013, 3:39 p.m.
Shooting victim found by authorities in Moses Lake
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said it airlifted a man found on a road in rural Moses Lake on Wednesday morning. The man is in critical condition.
Sun., Nov. 17, 2013
Moses Lake airport to be ‘captured’ by special forces
MOSES LAKE – Army Rangers and Air Force special operations forces are conducting a military training exercise in the Moses Lake and Tacoma areas. The training will last until Friday, …
Sun., Sept. 22, 2013
Whitworth adds Moses Lake presence
MOSES LAKE – Whitworth University will offer a bachelor’s degree program in organizational management at Big Bend Community College campus beginning in January. Registration is open now, said Terry Ratcliff, …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2013, 10:17 a.m.
Overnight wind storm topples massive South Hill pines
Overnight storms brought strong winds but little precipitation to Eastern and Central Washington. Classes were canceled in some school districts due to power outages.
Wed., July 10, 2013, 2:16 p.m.
Grant County deputies arrest juvenile in connection to stabbing
Grant County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested one Moses Lake 14-year-old male in connection to the stabbing of another teenager late Tuesday night. Two juvenile suspects are still at large.
Wed., June 5, 2013, 10:58 a.m.
Alcohol suspected in serious Moses Lake crash
A 67-year-old Moses Lake man is in critical condition after crashing his motorcycle in Grant County Tuesday evening.
Wed., May 1, 2013, 12:01 p.m.
2 die in crash into Moses Lake
MOSES LAKE, Wash. — Two young men have died in a crash into Moses Lake. Witnesses told police they saw a speeding SUV about 1 a.m. today. It left a …
Sun., April 7, 2013
Spotlight: MAC to host Stravinsky’s ‘Rite of Spring’
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture will host a centennial celebration of Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring” at 3 p.m. Saturday. The multimedia celebration will he presented by …