Stories tagged: moses lake
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019
In the arid land east of Spokane – punctuated by channels and basins carved by ancient hydraulic cataclysm – Washington biologists discovered a rare and beautiful genetic mutation in late …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019
As part of its ongoing effort to refurbish hundreds of 737 Max jetliners in Moses Lake, Boeing on Wednesday announced $125,000 in local grants to support that effort.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
The advisory does not affect drinking water and sewer services were not affected. The advisory is in effect through Thursday, Sept. 5.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019
Boeing said Tuesday it will begin hiring a few hundred temporary employees at Moses Lake to work on the grounded 737 Max fleet and prepare the planes for return to …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019
The woman, whose name was not released, wore a life vest and held on to a gasoline can for flotation, according to the Grant County Sheriff’s Office. She was taken …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019
Jackie Baker, 51, of Moses Lake, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Wed., June 19, 2019
Boeing is temporarily storing its grounded 737 Max jets at the Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Northwest News Network reported Monday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019
A central Washington factory that produces polysilicon for use in the manufacture of solar panels is shutting down because of the nation’s on-going trade dispute with China.
Wed., April 24, 2019
U.S. Air Force B-52 bombers are coming back to Moses Lake in May. At least for a few days.
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019
Production at the REC Silicon facility in Moses Lake will be shut down May 15, with a possible long-term shutdown and layoffs at the end of June, if a resolution …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019
A semitruck crashed and caught fire Saturday afternoon on Interstate 90 near Moses Lake, blocking eastbound traffic, spilling fuel onto the roadway and sending a plume of black smoke into …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
Derek Batton had pretty much beaten a heroin addiction by the time he was booked into the Grant County Jail, according to his family. Inside, though, things took a turn …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
Ryan S. Palmer, 39, stole a urea-based fertilizer from the Nutrien Ag Solutions facility in Moses Lake – not an ammonium nitrate formulation that could have been mixed with diesel …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Moses Lake man caught with bomb-making materials said he wanted to ‘prove a point,’ court records say
Ryan S. Palmer, 39, allegedly told investigators he had toyed with the idea of blowing up an agricultural chemical plant where he used to work – just to “prove a …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said a “suspicious device” was found in a car Thursday afternoon near a manufacturing facility in Moses Lake. In a pair of alerts around 4 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018
A Texas mother is calling out a Southwest Airlines employee who she said mocked her 5-year-old daughter’s name and posted a picture of the child’s boarding pass on social media.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018
Richard C. Smith, of Ephrata, was behind the wheel of a Kia Optima when he tried to make the turn from Highway 17 onto Yonezawa Boulevard shortly after noon Monday, …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018
REC Silicon, a Norwegian company, sees Moses Lake at the center of a high-tech manufacturing revolution. But that vision is likely dead unless Washington and Beijing can settle their differences …
Fri., Sept. 21, 2018
The Grant County Health District is warning people to avoid contact with the water in Moses Lake.
Mon., July 2, 2018
An operation involving federal and Washington law enforcement has led to the arrest of 62 “violent offenders” on mostly state charges as part of an effort called “Operation Hopscotch” in …
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018
Following an investigation by the U.S. Secret Service, a man and woman from Western Washington who were arrested in Moses Lake in April after passing fake bills at several local …
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018
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
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
A Grant County Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a four-car crash north of Moses Lake Monday morning.
Tue., April 3, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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 …