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Articles from the March 12, 2015 edition

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Farmers meet flyers

The owners of Odessa Air Service, the new farm service for pesticide and fertilizer applications, held a "meet and greet" luncheon March 4 at Any Occasion Banquet Hall. Invited members of the farming...

 

Attempted child abduction at Spraugue park

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported that around Sunday noon on March 8, a man contacted three children at the city park in Sprague. He chatted with the two older children for a few minutes, then grabbed an approximately two-year-old male...

 

Signs of ancient human occupation discovered in E. Oregon

Near the Rimrock Draw Rockshelter outside of Riley, Oregon, archaeologists recently discovered evidence suggesting one of the oldest known human occupations in the western United States....

 
 By COOPER INVEN    News    March 12, 2015

Pot shop resists local ban, heads to court

With all the complications that local bans have caused for Washington’s recreational pot market, two state-licensed businessmen have decided to take matters into their own hands. Tedd Wetherbee and Mike Henery own the Gallery, a pot shop-art...

 

Dr. Universe

Dear Dr. Universe: What if gravity pulled up, instead of down? Kyle, student from Cedar Lake, Ind. Our universe would look so different, Kyle. You might not recognize it even if you could be here to see it. Unfortunately, there probably wouldn’t...

 

BBB's top 10 scams/ NCPW 2015

The Better Business Bureau hears from thousands of consumers and business owners every year about a variety of scams and frauds. Many are new twists on existing scams, but scammers get more sophisticated every year in how they spoof trusted names...

 

Michael B. Walter

Michael B. (Mike) Walter passed away March 6, 2015 in Wenatchee, Wash. following an auto accident. Mike was born on April 12, 1955 in Odessa; he grew up in Odessa and attended school there graduating in 1971. After graduation he went to work for...

 

Death Notice

March 9, 2015 at his home in Odessa. Memorial services will be Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Heritage Church, Odessa, with Pastor Jon Hayashi officiating. A full obituary wll follow in next week’s paper. Please sign the online...

 

Whooping cough classroom cluster in ML School Dist.

Grant County Health District staff members are investigating five laboratory-confirmed cases and 149 people that came in close contact with ill individuals with whooping cough (pertussis) in Moses Lake schools: Peninsula Elementary and Chief Moses...

 

Congressional art contest deadline is April 23, 2015

Fifth congressional district representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers invited high school students her district to participate in the 33rd Annual Congressional Art Competition. The contest began in 1982 as a way to recognize and encourage the artistic...

 

Economic revitalization bill adopted by WA state senate

Senator Judy Warnick has been working for two years to boost rural economic development with changes to the Community Economic Revitalization Board. On March 5, the Senate passed Senate Bill 5442 which makes needed changes to the board’s requiremen...

 

Dent introduces first bills

More than halfway through the 105-day legislative session, the pace has really picked up. Over the past week, the House voted on more than 100 bills. I am approaching each of these votes with the philosophy that government should fulfill its most...

 

This Week in Odessa History

100 years ago From The Odessa Record March 11, 1915 Wm. Ulrich left on an extensive trip through Montana and southern Idaho which he will conclude at American Falls. He is looking for a location, and if a suitable place is found, he and Mrs. Ulrich...

 
 By LAURA ESTES    Opinion    March 12, 2015

Welcome to my Kitchen

Saint Patrick’s Day brings corned beef to meat counters. Fresh cured corned beef is not hard to prepare but it takes time, and careful attention to temperature. Following the package instructions...

 

Detective Singer recognized for year of service

Detective Roland Singer was recognized by Sheriff Wade Magers for being the deputy of the year for 2014. Detective Singer is an outstanding employee who is always willing to step up and do any job asked of him. Singer has been employed with the...

 

New baby for Whitaker family

Emily Whitaker and Matt Stephens are delighted to announce the arrival of their son, Spencer Matthew Stephens in Ellensburg on February 24. Grandparents are LaDawna and Richard Whitaker, Odessa, and...

 

Harrington Opera House schedules events

The Harrington Opera House Society is starting off its 2015 season with the return of The Horse Crazy Cowgirl Band, along with the one-and-only Dave McClure Friday, March 20, at 7 p.m. The band garnered another Best Harmony Award from the Western Mus...

 
 By MARJORIE WOMACH    News    March 12, 2015

Harrington News

Monday evening, March 2, at 7 p.m. the Harrington Opera House Society met for their monthly meeting. Those present included: Ed and Bunny Haugan, Gordon and Billie Herron, Linda Wagner, Paul Charlton, Mark and Sheryl Stedman, Karen Robertson, Mike an...

 

Lions Club continues its work on public restroom

Members of the Odessa Lions Club have been working every weekend of late to install a new public restroom on the west side of the public works building downtown. Some of the latest efforts include...

 

Titan girls basketball eliminated from regionals

At the state of the game that eliminated the girls basketball team from the regionals game in Wantachee on February 27....

 

Mosquito control permit to be revised and re-issued

A permit that allows the use of pesticides to control mosquitoes in and near water is being proposed for re-issue with minor changes. The public is invited to learn more at public meetings and provide feedback. The permit is an important tool for...

 

Birthdays and Anniversaries

Birthdays for March 12: Doris Jasman, Garret Braun, Denys Smith, Bruce Todd. March 13: Kayla Keith, McKaila Wolsborn. March 14: LuAnn Hardung, Brian Finkbeiner. March 15: Sara Dirks, Lloyd Tebow, Rod Wright Sr., Kim Ramm, Landon Lobe, Chandra...

 

Athlete of the week

Congradulations to the Odessa-Harrington girls basketball team for making it to the regional round of the state Hardwood Classic tournament and finishing second in district play. What a great year...

 

Court Report

Sheriff’s Report INCIDENT LOG Editor’s note: Most items in this section reflect the starting point for response by local police and emergency agencies. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office does not release names of individuals who report...

 

OMHC Public Service Announcement

Dr. Deanna Davidson, DO, Board Certified in General Surgery, helped Odessa Memorial Healthcare Center in selecting state of the art endoscopic equipment just this last year. Endoscopic equipment is used for colonoscopies and upper-endoscopic studies....

 

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