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 By Drew Lawson    News 

Reardan council carries several motions

REARDAN – Council’s Feb. 18 regular meeting consisted of five new business items, treasurer’s and mayor’s reports, a public comment and a miscellaneous item discussing a loan revision. Council first approved the minutes... — Updated 2/26/2021


Four-county Pfizer partnership begins

DAVENPORT – Lincoln County’s share of the Moderna vaccine aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 has been reduced to zero in the past weeks as the state puts emphasis on mass vaccination sites and winter storms nationwide... — Updated 2/26/2021

 By Drew Lawson    News 

COVID, convening and capital

DAVENPORT – The school board discussed whether to reconvene for in-person meetings now that Lincoln County is in Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s re-opening at their regular Zoom meeting Feb. 22. They agreed to meet in-person begin... — Updated 2/26/2021


Trial set for Creston man charged with child molestation

DAVENPORT – Mathew Scott Chafin, 31, of Creston, has a jury trial date and sentencing set for March 30 to determine his sentence after he pled guilty to child molestation in the first degree. Chafin originally entered a guilty... — Updated 2/26/2021

 By Patric Haerle    News 

Washington state Office of Cyber Security office proposed

OLYMPIA – Reeling from a December dats breach that allowed hackers to access the personal information of roughly 1.6 million state residents, lawmakers are working with Gov. Jay Inslee to establish a new office to protect... — Updated 2/26/2021

 By The Record    News 

1st Buttercup

The first buttercup of 2021 was submitted to The Record this week by Stan Mustard of Odessa. The bright yellow flowers were sighted just beyond the town limits.... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By The Record    News 

2021 Lincoln County tax roll notice

ODESSA – Lincoln County Treasurer Jody Howard has completed the 2021 Tax & Assessment roll for collection, providing notification that the treasurer shall now accept payment and issue receipts for the 2021 taxes and assessments... — Updated 2/25/2021


Vaccine clinic held at community center

ODESSA – The Odessa Clinic sprang into action Monday, when the Lincoln County Health District called to announce that 180 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine would be... — Updated 2/25/2021


Council to enforce cleanup of nuisance properties

ODESSA – The hammer is about to fall. After numerous requests via letter and in person, as well as citations issued by Odessa Police, nuisance properties within the Town of Odessa, that are not just unsightly but also health... — Updated 2/25/2021


Lincoln County moves to Phase 2

DAVENPORT – It’s not a complete re-opening, but it’s a start. Lincoln County joined the rest of the state in moving to Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s re-opening plan beginning Feb. 14. The phase includes the re-opening of... — Updated 2/18/2021


President's Day powder plows into town

DAVENPORT – Below-freezing temperatures and precipitation coincided for the first time in February after a dry start to the month President's Day. 3.2 inches were reported here... — Updated 2/18/2021

 By Drew Lawson    News

The doses went down to Whitman

DAVENPORT – It’s becoming routine at this point: The Lincoln County Health Department applies for new Moderna vaccine doses aimed at preventing COVID-19 infection. The state doesn’t provide any new doses, while mass... — Updated 2/18/2021


Local restaurant hours during Phase 2

DAVENPORT – The state’s advancement to Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s re-opening plan means that restaurants complying with the governor’s mandates can finally open up indoor seating at 25% capacity. Most local restaurants... — Updated 2/18/2021

 By Drew Lawson    News

Council committees set and fourth quarter financial presentation given

DAVENPORT – Prior to council's action-less meeting Feb. 10, the finance committee heard the 2020 fourth quarter financial report that indicates the city is in a good spot when... — Updated 2/18/2021


Inslee relents, moves eastern WA to Phase 2

ODESSA – Following a public uproar when Gov. Jay Inslee declared that the Puget Sound area was the first portion of the state to move to Phase 2 of his Covid-related economic... — Updated 2/18/2021

 By The Record    News

Spokane Ag Show goes virtual!

SPOKANE – The Spokane Ag Show is ready to launch their virtual show February 23-25 via its website, The show is where industry professionals go to meet, learn and grow. It is one of the largest farm shows in North... — Updated 2/17/2021

 By Sydney Brown    News

Tax credits, free lunches, land leases, immigrant help get House approval

OLYMPIA – As a single mother who survived on food stamps, an added $20 monthly cost for her four children’s lunch was more than Rep. Melanie Morgan, D-Tacoma, could afford at that time. Eliminating copays on her children’s lu... — Updated 2/17/2021

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Technologist Winkler named winner

ODESSA – A little over one year ago, Odessa High School’s Chloe Winkler, now a junior, began coursework in computer science and programming in science teacher Jeff Wehr’s... — Updated 2/17/2021


Frozen over

Terrie Schmidt-Crosby | The Record Crab Creek in mid-Odessa is completely frozen over in this view looking west toward the Division Street walking bridge. Warmer temperatures are... — Updated 2/17/2021


Valentine's Day in Odessa to be low-key

ODESSA – According to Wikipedia, “Valentine's Day, also called Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is celebrated annually on February 14. It originated as a... — Updated 2/11/2021


Wind chill advisory in place Friday morning

DAVENPORT--A wind chill advisory was issued by the National Weather Service for much of the Spokane area and Northeast mountains, including the area from here to Airway Heights. The advisory is in place from 1 a.m. to 11 a.m.... — Updated 2/11/2021


Frigid temperatures on the way this weekend

RITZVILLE - The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Adams, Grant, Whitman and southern Lincoln counties. Hazardous winter weather will begin today... — Updated 2/11/2021


Local levies easily passing

ODESSA – The Feb. 9, 2021 special election results for Lincoln County show Odessa’s two school levies and one hospital levy easily passing by margins of over 70 percent in... — Updated 2/11/2021


Metro Park District reps discuss pool

ODESSA – A full complement of council members met Monday night either via Zoom or in the clerk’s office. Several members of the newly formed Metropolitan Park District board also attended via Zoom to discuss funding and... — Updated 2/11/2021


Chamber elects new slate of officers

ODESSA – The Odessa Chamber of Commerce via Zoom met Feb. 9 to elect officers for the year and handle other relevant matters. Nominations were opened for all positions, although none were forthcoming. The slate of nominees from... — Updated 2/11/2021


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