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Updated 6 hours, 38 minutes ago

Fire starts on Saddle Mountain

MATTAWA — Firefighting units from around the region responded to a fire on Saddle Mountain, east of Mattawa, on ...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Rtizville homicide suspect arrested after chase, shootout across state lines

A Ritzville homicide suspect has been detained by the Oregon State Patrol after a chase and shootout in the Troutdale/Portland area, according to the Adams County Sheriff’s Department.

Updated 2 months ago
Protesters in Ephrata ask governor to ease restrictions

EPHRATA — About 60 people gathered on the lawn of the Grant County Courthouse to ask Gov. Jay Inslee to ease restrictions on movement and business he imposed to combat the COVID-19 outbreak.

Updated 2 months ago
Shutdown continues: Inslee outlines slow plan to reopen state

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee outlined a four-phase plan Friday afternoon that will slowly reopen the state over the next several months, but much of the governor’s initial stay-at-home closure order will remain in p...

Updated 3 months, 1 week 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.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Inslee orders Washington to stay at home

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee ordered Washington residents to stay in their homes for the next two weeks in response to the state’s COVID-19 outbreak.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
COVID-19 reaches Adams County

OTHELLO — Adams County has its first confirmed coronavirus case, according to a press release issued Saturday by the Adams County Health Department.