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Updated 1 day, 15 hours ago

Beyond the COVID-19 test

MOSES LAKE — A person with COVID-19-like symptoms gets tested for the virus. Then what? Does he or she go into i...

Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago
Three new Adams County cases, bringing total to 23

Adams County update 4/6/2020

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
GTA reduces services due to pandemic

Grant Transit Authority will reduce services starting Monday out of concern for the health of the community, riders and employees, the organization announced Friday.

Updated 6 days, 14 hours ago
Coronavirus: 20 confirmed cases in Adams County, up from 5 late last week

ADAMS COUNTY - There are now 20 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, up from just five cases less than a week ago with confirmed cases in the Lind, Othello and Ritzville areas, according to the Adams County ...

Updated 1 week ago
State and local officials warn of fraudulent charity scams

OLYMPIA — Washington residents are being warned not to donate to fraudulent charities as Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Secretary of State Kim Wyman issued a joint advisory regarding scammers.

Updated 1 week ago
COVID-19 cases in Grant, Adams counties

Over the past week, the number of COVID-19 cases in Grant and Adams counties has continued to grow.

Updated 1 week ago
Adams County pre-COVID-19 employment looks up

ADAMS COUNTY — The non-farm unemployment numbers for Adams County got off to a good start for 2020, but it is yet to be seen how they will hold during the CO...

Updated 1 week ago
Othello closes park facilities

OTHELLO — Othello City Council decided to temporarily close local parks last week following Gov. Jay Inslee’s decree for Washington residents to stay at home...

Updated 1 week ago
Protecting both animals and visitors

With everyone in the community concerned about the coronavirus and trying to keep safe and healthy, Adams County Pet Rescue (ACPR) is also doing its part to ...

Updated 1 week ago
City of Warden proclaims state of emergency

WARDEN — Warden City Council passed a resolution proclaiming a state of emergency during the March 24 regular meeting because of the COVID-19 crisis. The council also provided workers with additional sick leave t...

Updated 1 week ago
Adams County businesses asked to take survey about effects of COVID-19

OTHELLO — The Adams County Development Council is conducting a survey to find out what needs Adams County businesses have during the COVID-19 crisis. Adams County Development Council (ACDC) and Adams County are p...

Updated 1 week ago
Railroad crossing outside of Othello to be improved

OTHELLO — The railroad crossing at McManamon Road just northwest of Othello will get an upgrade, thanks to the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission.

Updated 1 week ago
Grant PUD selects route for Royal City transmission line

EPHRATA — A new 115-kilovolt transmission line to a planned electrical substation near Royal City will run along Road D Southwest.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Coronavirus: Two new Othello cases, patient hospitalized

OTHELLO - Two more cases of the novel coronavirus have been confirmed in Othello, bringing the total cases in that city and Adams County to five, according to the Adams County Health Department.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Three confirmed cases in Adams County, all in Othello

ADAMS COUNTY - There are now three confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Adams County, with two new cases reported Thursday.