Articles from the October 25, 2012 edition

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 By Austin Jenkins    Opinion

Auditor candidate denies misappropriating funds

Originally published online on October 10 on a Seattle NPR affiliate website The job of the Washington State Auditor is to root out waste, fraud and abuse in government. But the Democratic candidate for that position, State... — Updated 10/25/2012

 By Laura Estes    Community

Welcome to My Kitchen

Winter apples are at their prime and these tart, crisp varieties are perfect for cakes, crisps and pies. Joyce McClanahan brought an Upside Down Apple Cake to a recent potluck meal... — Updated 10/25/2012


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 r... — Updated 10/25/2012


This Week in Odessa History

The fledgling town of Odessa celebrated Halloween in style 109 years ago. A lively night was reported in The Odessa Record’s issue of November 6, 1903: The Halloween party given by 15 Odessa young ladies at the IOOF Hall last... — Updated 10/25/2012



The Halloween Carnival will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 30. Desserts donated for the event may be delivered from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Community Center.... — Updated 10/25/2012


Titans overcome Waterville in 56-12 drubbing there

On Friday, October 19, O-H defeated Waterville Shockers, 56-12. Titans 22 18 16 0     56 Shockers 6 0 0 6     12 Running back Sam Schafer started the Titan blowout with a 52-yard run for a touchdown,... — Updated 10/25/2012


Ella Scheller

Ella Scheller died October 20, 2012 in Odessa. She was born June 4, 1918 in Warden to John J. Laib, Jr. and Christina (Heizelman) Laib. She is survived by her daughter-in-law... — Updated 10/25/2012


Former Odessa residents meet Deadliest Catch crew

Two Odessa High School graduates (1976) and longtime friends recently returned from an adventure-filled trip to Dutch Harbor in Unalaska, Alaska. Denise Kittilson Masiello won a... — Updated 10/25/2012

 By Jill Connolly    News

Connolly and "Sugar" ride with the pros

Wow, what a year! Barrel racing, I suppose, is literally just running around and turning. But the wet saddle blankets that it takes to get to a point so in tune with each other... — Updated 10/25/2012


Wilbur-Creston falls to O-H Titans in 3 straight games

Odessa-Harrington boosted its record to 8-2 overall and 6-2 in league play by defeating Wilbur-Creston at home Saturday in three straight games, 25-19, 25-19 and 25-23. It was also... — Updated 10/25/2012

 By Lise Ott    Opinion

Advice from a small town girl

I just returned from several days in Portland, where the weather was wonderful – two days of glorious fall sun and color, and two days of precious, beautiful rain. I loved it. It... — Updated 10/25/2012


Town council

Chief of Police Helen Coubra reported that the department has siezed a flatbed trailer which was used in the felony theft of aviation fuel from Wilbur-Ellis in May, and that as soon as the process is complete, the trailer will be... — Updated 10/25/2012



Last week's article on the football game misidentified the player making the first touchdown of the game. It was in fact Carsen Weber (and not his brother Cade). The Record was relying on information from the Spokesman-Review prep... — Updated 10/25/2012


Letter to the Editor: Reader accuses President of flouting Constitution

Does the word “dictator” scare you as much as it scares me?! To put us on the same page let’s get the dictionary definition of dictator: One who assumes absolute control without the free consent of the people. Does that... — Updated 10/25/2012


Letter to the Editor: National debt spiralling out of control, says reader

Our national debt has increased from $10.6 trillion to $16 trillion in 4 years. Each taxpayer owes more than $140,000 as their share of the debt. Not a person in any nation of the Euro zone owes as much as we do. Our national debt... — Updated 10/25/2012


Halloween Carnival 10/30, but "trick or treat" on 10/31

The Halloween Carnival, sponsored by the Odessa High School FFA chapter will be held next Tuesday, October 30, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Community Center. This has become an annual event filled with games of chance, burgers and hotdo... — Updated 10/25/2012


O-H Booster Club event raises $18,500

The Odessa-Harrington Booster Club held its annual fundraising auction and dinner October 13 in Odessa. The event is held Harrington and Odessa in alternate years. Steaks were grilled by the Odessa Riders Club members and served... — Updated 10/25/2012

 By Duane Pitts    School

Part 8 of "How to become a super star student"

Michael Geisen offers junior high and high school students some pointers on research work they do in school. It is that time of year when many of you have already begun some research projects and will have more as the school year... — Updated 10/25/2012


Weekly grain report

Byron Behne watches the international grain markets for the Odessa Union Warehouse. 10/19/12: The wheat market got some bullish news on Friday, as the Ukraine is looking to possibly ban exports in the middle of November. There was... — Updated 10/25/2012


Orthopaedic specialist to hold Odessa/Ritzville clinics

Dr. Soren L. Olson of Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists will hold orthopaedic clinics in Odessa and Ritzville for one day on Monday, October 30, 2012. The Odessa clinic will be available from 9 to 11:45 a.m. at 510 Amende Street,... — Updated 10/25/2012


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