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"Klara and The Sun" by Kazuo Ishiguro

Many would argue that Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro wrote the most notable book of the 20th Century with his 1990 tale “The Remains of the Day.” He has written many other works in between, but his latest, “Klara and The... — Updated 6/15/2021

 By Laura Estes    Community 

Welcome to My Kitchen

Blueberries will soon be in season, and blueberry pancakes and muffins are a favorite of many. Most prepared pancake mixes include optional directions for adding blueberries, as do... — Updated 6/15/2021

 By Marjorie Womach    Community 

Harrington News

HARRINGTON – Harrington City Council met in regular session at city hall on June 9 at 7 p.m. Council members present were David Buddrius, Peter Davenport, Justin Slack, Stephen Hardy and Levi Schenk. The Zoom line was live, and... — Updated 6/15/2021


Harrington celebrates six graduates

HARRINGTON – Thursday afternoon, June 3, a few local citizens caught a preview of the graduation parade when a beautiful Belgian team in full harness pulled a four-seat surrey... — Updated 6/10/2021


Hannah Sheldon on MSU President's List

Odessa High School graduate Hannah Sheldon has been named to the President’s List at Montana State University in Bozeman for spring semester 2021. She was in the top third of the honor roll and one of only 1,487 students to... — Updated 6/10/2021

 By Drew Lawson    Community

Davenport graduates celebrated with parade

DAVENPORT--After the high school graduation this afternoon, family members and community folks lined the streets to celebrate the 42 graduates. Fire trucks from Fire District No. 5... — Updated 6/5/2021

 By Drew Lawson    Community

Lilje remembers WWII naval service

DAVENPORT – Joe Lilje had completed his Naval flight training and was ready to serve in the Pacific flying planes onto aircraft carriers in 1945. A month later, however, Japan... — Updated 6/3/2021


Harrington High School holds graduation activities

HARRINGTON – Harrington High School's Baccalaureate service was held Sunday, May 30, in the city park. The seniors next event will be June 4 at 5 p.m. for the Harrington High School Graduation Parade, "marching towards greater... — Updated 6/3/2021

 By Laura Estes    Community

Welcome to My Kitchen

Rhubarb, sometimes known as pie plant, has thrived in our cool spring weather throughout the Inland Northwest. Karma Henry, formally of Odessa shared a recipe on Facebook for Baked... — Updated 6/3/2021

 By Drew Lawson    Community

Swain recalls time in Vietnam War

DAVENPORT-Lee Swain hasn't been in Vietnam serving in the Army since 1968, but the 79-year-old longtime Davenport resident who recently moved to Spokane remembers his experiences... — Updated 5/28/2021


Sailor recalls wartime service

RITZVILLE - Benge native Don Saunders served with the Navy during the Vietnam War. He was 21 when he enlisted in 1966. "I got a notice from the Army, and I didn't want to jump from... — Updated 5/27/2021


Three students receive 4-H scholarship

SPRAGUE—Three students from Lincoln and Adams counties have been awarded $750 scholarships for their achievements in 4-H by the Lincoln-Adams 4-H Leadership Councils. Malea Canaday, who is graduating from Sprague-Lamont High... — Updated 5/27/2021


Council discusses code enforcement

HARRINGTON – The Harrington City Council met May 12 in the Memorial Hall with Mayor Nathan Luck chairing. Council members in attendance were David Buddrius, Justin Slack (via... — Updated 5/27/2021

 By Laura Estes    Community

Welcome to My Kitchen

Spring brings many seasonal flavors to mealtime menus. Asparagus, fresh herbs and tender young spinach are sprouting up in area gardens and the market place. Locally grown produce... — Updated 5/27/2021


This Week in Odessa History

100 years ago May 27, 1921 The Odessa High School Alumni Association held its annual reunion and banquet in the parlor of the English Congregational Church last Friday evening with about 40 in attendance. The members of the senior... — Updated 5/27/2021


Harrington holds 9th Annual Car Show May 15

HARRINGTON – One woman honoring her father's dream brought literally hundreds of people to Harrington on Saturday, May 15, for the 9th Annual Car Show. Naturally, Jill Barth did h... — Updated 5/20/2021


Slack crowned Miss Harrington

HARRINGTON – Miss Harrington Lexy Crawford crowned her successor Caroline Slack during the Harrington Car Show on Saturday, May 15. Lexy is the daughter of Janese and Troy... — Updated 5/20/2021


Staying on track

The Inland Northwest Rail Museum hosted Railroad Days last weekend. Here, a young boy helps his father drive a spike into a track.... — Updated 5/20/2021


Vacation care for garden containers

Planning a few long weekends or a vacation may have you rethinking your garden plans. Don’t let time away from home stop you from growing flowers and vegetables in containers. Irrigation systems with timers and self-watering pots... — Updated 5/20/2021


Davenport FBLA 2020-21 State Placing

DAVENPORT – 1st Place - Computer Problem Solving: Gunnar Knutson; Knutson will participate at the FBLA National Leadership Convention. 1st Place - Partnership with Business Project: Navia Bowdish, Kylee Buchanan and Allison... — Updated 5/20/2021

 By The Record    Community

Car Show coming this weekend

The Record HARRINGTON –Harrington's Ninth Annual Car Show will be held Saturday, May 15, 2021, in honor of its founder, Allen Barth, who passed away in 2017. This car show has continued to grow yearly due to the generous... — Updated 5/13/2021


Former EWU president Mary Cullinan dies

CHENEY – Eastern Washington University officials announced on Monday, May 3, that the university's 26th president and first woman to serve in the position Dr. Mary Cullinan had pa... — Updated 5/6/2021


Locals make EWU winter quarter Dean's List

CHENEY – Several students from East Lincoln County, including four from Davenport, one from Edwall, nine from Reardan and two from Sprague, made the Dean’s List at Eastern Washington University for winter quarter. Dean’s... — Updated 5/6/2021


Historic dedication of edifice

HARRINGTON – The structure of the current Harrington Community Church was dedicated on October 22, 1961 by Pastor Berton D. Connerly of the then Community Congregational Church. The new brick structure incorporated the 1956... — Updated 5/6/2021

 By Laura Estes    Community

Welcome to My Kitchen

Spring Rhubarb is sprouting up in area gardens. This tart garden plant, produces long stalks that make wonderful pies and crisps, jams and chutneys. Though carefully tended rhubarb... — Updated 5/6/2021


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