Stories tagged: george
UPDATED: Wed., June 10, 2020
In emotional testimony before a House panel Wednesday, the brother of George Floyd pleaded for members of Congress to pass police reform legislation in the wake of his brother’s death …
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019
With a Grammy win for Best Alternative Music Album for 2017’s “Color” – and a new album on the way this summer – you’d think that Beck Hansen, born Beck …
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019
Kyle Foreman, a spokesman for the Grant County Sheriff’s Office, said undercover investigators seized LSD, hallucinogenic mushrooms, cocaine, steroids, ketamine, the party drug known as Molly, thousands of dollars in …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Thomas B. Whitlock, 31, was standing in a westbound lane of the freeway next to his own vehicle, which had broken down about 7 miles east of the town of …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
Charter bus with University of Washington band members en route to Apple Cup crashes, rolls on Interstate 90 near George
A charter bus filled with University of Washington marching band members headed to Pullman for Friday’s Apple Cup game rolled Thursday night on eastbound Interstate 90 near George, Washington.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017
Interstate 90 westbound at George, Washington, was temporarily closed Sunday due to a wildfire that officials say was caused by a spark from a barbecue along the Columbia River.
Wed., May 31, 2017
Grant County Coroner Craig Morrison has identified the three individuals who passed away in a two-vehicle collision near George last week.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017
An undocumented immigrant charged in the execution-style killing of a Grant County woman – found shot to death last December with a cardboard sign attached to her back with a …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017
Police say five arrests have been made in connection with the shooting death of a 31-year-old woman whose body was found near George.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
A woman from Quincy has been identified as the person who was found dead alongside a road near George last week.
Mon., May 30, 2016
Grant County officials say a weekend wildfire that burned within three miles of the Gorge Amphitheatre was started when a campfire got out of control.
Wed., April 13, 2016
Washington is seeking public comment on a proposal to raise speed limits on a roughly 100-mile stretch of Interstate 90 in eastern Washington.
Wed., Aug. 14, 2013
Genaro Lopez Corona, 28, of George and Salvador Zepeda, 21, of Quincy died Tuesday night after the car Corona was driving struck a tree in a rural area north of …
Tue., July 3, 2012
GEORGE, Wash. — Is it really the world’s largest cherry pie? Would George, Washington, tell a lie?