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Ephrata, Washington Imposes Year-Long Ban on New Cryptocurrency Mining Operations
The city of Ephrata,Washington, will halt new cryptominingdevelopments in the city for the next 12 months, Eastern Washington and North Idaho daily newspaperThe Spokesman Reviewreports Friday, Oct. 19.
Resource Management Supervisor Job in Ephrata, Washington - Department of the Interior - LemonWire
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Nonprofit donates body armor for Moses Lake K-9 officer
MOSES LAKE, Wash. — A Moses Lake Police K-9 received a bullet and stab-proof vest thanks to a nonprofit’s donation.Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. provided the vest embroidered with the sentiment “Born to Love – Trained to Serve – Loyal Always" for K-9 Chief.A nonprofit donated body armor for Moses Lak
Betty Jo (Tatum) Bair
Betty Jo (Tatum) Bair was born on April 20, 1929, to Bethel and Ewell Tatum in Oxford,AR. She passed away on October 14, 2018, at her granddaughter's home from a long battle with congestive heart failure, at age 89. When she was little, she moved to Wenatchee,WA, with her parents. Betty loved the Ap
You're invited to ribbon cutting for WA's biggest solar farm
Avista and Strata Solar will hold an official ribbon cutting Tuesday for the massive Lind solar farm. The governor is expected to attend. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. The site is located on Nielson Road, less than a half mile out of town, toward the cemetery.
10 local eateries fail Oct. 6-12 restaurant inspection report
The Benton-Franklin Health District food safety team gave 10 failing scores in 63 restaurant inspections during the week of Oct. 6-12.Another 23 earned perfect scores.The health district inspects more than 1,000 licensed establishments that serve food to the public. They are scrutinized on a 418-poi
Entiat Valley Brush Fire Threatens Home - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
A passer by late Sunday came along just in time and called RiverCom to report a brush fire burning near a home in the Entiat Valley. The fire was about 16 mile us the Entiat Valley and was reported just after 11pm. A Chelan County Fire District 8 crew from Entiat responded and knocked the fire dow
Injured East Wenatchee teen taken off life support
Mora was an organ donor. His grandmother, Adair Henderson, said he was kept on life support while hospital officials found organ recipients.
At least 7 killed in accidental shootings across Yakima, Kittitas counties
In the past year, there have been at least eight accidental shooting throughout the two counties, killing seven people.
Volleyball: ACH captures Ephrata tournament championship
EPHRATA – Almira/Coulee-Hartline topped Brewster and Prosser to finished first in the gold (highest) bracket at the Ephrata Halloween Invitational on Saturday.“It was everything they had hoped for in a tournament at this point in their season with challenging matches against talented teams,” ACH coa
Body of missing Walla Walla hunter found Saturday morning
WALLA WALLA, Wash. - The body of a missing hunter was found near the South Fork of the Coppei, about 16 miles northeast of Walla Walla on Saturday.
Moses Lake School Bus Hits Deer, No Students Hurt - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
A school bus in Moses Lake struck a deer on state route 17 at Randolph Road at 7:15 a.m. Friday morning. Washington State Patrol Trooper John Bryant says none of the kids on the bus were hurt, and the bus pulled over to a safe location so the kids could be transferred to a different bus to resume th
Hawks' rally falls three yards short
The Hawks faced second and goal from the 3-yard line with less than a minute to play Saturday night against Missouri S&T, needing a touchdown and the point after to tie the game. An intentional grounding call on a second-down incompletion and a fumble recovered by the Miners on third down thwarted t
Vegetable-packing house to pay $525K in misconduct suit
SEATTLE (AP) — A Grant County vegetable-packing house will pay $525,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the state attorney general alleging a supervisor groped, propositioned and retaliated against female workers over a period of years.The Seattle TimesreportsAttorney General Bob Ferguson announced the
Quincy-based company to pay $525K in sexual harassment case
The women will be compensated up to $98,000 each, depending on the nature and extent of harassment and how long they worked for Horning Brothers, Attorney General Bob Ferguson said in a news release Thursday.
Wenatchee sex offender must have his sentence modified after appeal
Edward Lane Hart, 59, will not have the length of his term reduced, but his post-release conditions could change when he's resentenced Monday, allowing him to live near a school or possess sexually explicit materials.
Oct 16-17 blotter: multiple traffic stops
A 33-year-old Moxee man was arrested by Washington State Patrol troopers for failure to appear in court for possession of marijuana in the amount of 40 grams or less. Bail $6,000.A 39-year-old Ellensburg man was arrested by Ellensburg Police officers for fourth-degree assault, fourth-degree domestic
Quincy Ag Business Settles Sexual Harrassment Lawsuit
QUINCY, WA.-Horning Brothers, LLC, an agricultural business in Quincy, WA, will pay $525,000 to settle claims of sexual harassment after ten of its female employees were harassed by the company’s foreman. Horning Brothers also agreed to distribute a sexual harassment policy in English and Spanish, p
Rossi and Schrier Trade Blows in First and Final Debate - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
Schrier and Rossi debated many hot-button issues such as healthcare, trade, taxes, immigration, the environment, gun legislation, and even the recent rumored killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Big Bend Receives Donation of Beechcraft Airplane - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
“I flew over to talk to Dave and his mild manner and excellent grasp of the airplane informed me that Dave would be able to teach me how best to maintain the aircraft. I would fly the airplane to the Municipal Airport where Dave used his brother’s hangar for the annual. Dave would make me prep the a