Stories tagged: soap lake
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019
A woman died in a house fire near Soap Lake early Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019
Music pioneer and legend Bonnie Guitar died early Sunday morning. She was 95.
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: Sun., July 15, 2018
Crews work to contain 2,400-acre fire near Colville Reservation; evacuation notices lifted for regions near Soap Lake
The Rattlesnake fire burning on the Colville Indian Reservation near Lake Roosevelt is about 40-percent contained, fire officials said Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018
Firefighters at a fire near Soap Lake kept the blaze within designated boundaries Wednesday despite gusty winds, according to a news release from Washington State Patrol. The fire was 90 …
Wed., June 13, 2018
Authorities in Grant County have lifted all evacuation notices as crews work to contain a wildfire burning grass and brush in Central Washington.
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018
State fire resources have been tapped to fight the Soap Lake Fire, burning 5 miles north of the town of Soap Lake in Grant County.
Tue., June 12, 2018
Authorities say a wildfire burning grass and brush in Central Washington is threatening several dozen homes and other infrastructure.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017
Equipment failure at a power substation in Ephrata Wednesday evening cut power to about 8,000 Grant County Public Utility District customers. An arc flash sparked a fire at an adjacent …
Fri., July 29, 2016
The body of the Soap Lake boy missing in Billy Clapp Lake since Sunday was recovered Thursday afternoon.
Tue., March 8, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago M.H. Sorrell, a prominent Soap Lake businessman and landlord, evicted Norman Barrett from his bakery shop for failure to pay rent.
Mon., Aug. 18, 2014
SOAP LAKE, Wash. — Police say an elderly man died in an apartment fire early Sunday in Soap Lake. News reports say the fire destroyed a six-unit building at the …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2012
OLYMPIA – Soap Lake the lake will remain Soap Lake, just like the city on its shore. The state Committee on Geographic Names rejected a proposal Friday to return the …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2011
Fire caused heavy damage to a small start-up church on Main Avenue in Soap Lake this morning with the flames and smoke spreading to an antique shop and tattoo parlor …
Thu., July 28, 2011
One person was shot to death and two others injured by knife wounds in an altercation early today in Soap Lake.
Wed., Aug. 6, 2008
Separate explosions killed two men in Grant County within 10 hours over the weekend, officials said Tuesday. Federal, state and local authorities are investigating the suspicious deaths, which come just …