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 News    April 16, 2014 

Newsbriefs

Book fair in progress The PTA is sponsoring a book fair in progress at Grand Coulee Dam Middle School from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the library. They could use help with the event. If you’d like to help, call Kim at 633-3542 or Karen at 633-0520. The...

 
 Community    April 16, 2014 

Easter Events

Zion Lutheran Zion Lutheran Church will be having Maundy Thursday and Good Friday services on April 17 and 18, both at 7 p.m. On Sunday, April 20, Easter Sonrise will be held outside at Zion at 7 a.m., with breakfast following and the regular Easter...

 
 Births    April 16, 2014 

It's a girl for the Lewandowski's

Teri and Terrence Lewandowski II of Grand Coulee, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Sadie Rae Lewandowski born Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 7 lbs., 1 oz., and was 19.5 inches in...

 
 Births    April 16, 2014 

Figueroa/Peterson have a girl

Angie S. Figueroa and Chris Peterson of Spokane, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Chloe Ann Snow Bristow on Friday, March 28, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 6 lbs., 14 oz., and was 19 inches in length at...

 
 Births    April 16, 2014 

Pickel/Seyler have a girl

Tiffany Pickel and Robbie Seyler of Electric City, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Kinsey Rae Seyler, born Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 8 lbs., 6 oz., and was 21 inches in length...

 
 Births    April 16, 2014 

Smith/Moulton have a girl

Jessica Smith and Eric Moulton of Wilbur, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Isla Charla Irving Moulton, born Friday, April 4, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 7 lbs., and was 20 inches in length at birth....

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    April 9, 2014

UW students learn rural medicine in Grand Coulee

Grand Coulee is gaining a reputation among University of Washington students interested in rural medicine. Coulee Medical Center is among the smallest of a handful of facilities used by the...

 
 Community    April 9, 2014

Easter Parade planned before hunt

The Coulee Medical Center Guild is hosting a Grand Coulee Dam Area Easter Parade on Saturday, Apr. 19, at 10 a.m. (just before the Lion’s Easter Egg Hunt) at the middle school track. All ages are welcome even pets on leashes. There will be prizes...

 
 Community    April 9, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, April 10, at Pepper Jack’s Bar & Grille in Grand Coulee. Janice Elvidge from the Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area is talking about the River Mile program. CMC...

 
 Community    April 9, 2014

Free health screening coming

The Lions Club and Coulee Medical Center are offering a free health screening here Friday, April 11, from 10-4. The screening will take place at Coulee Medical Center using the Northwest Lions Foundation mobile unit. The screening includes blood...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    April 2, 2014

Making plans for North Dam Park

About a dozen people were on hand last Tuesday night to help develop a road map for the Coulee Area Park & Recreation District's master plan for North Dam Park. Guiding the group was graduate stud...

 
 By Maryann Winn    Opinion    April 2, 2014

Re: "Hospital controversy may settle down" (3/26/14 Star)

I don’t think so. It isn’t just Scott Graham that the hospital staff does not trust. It is the entire administration. And the board still doesn’t see why that is. This administration has ruled with intimidation, secrecy and double standards,...

 
 Community    April 2, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, April 3, at noon at Pepper Jack’s in Grand Coulee. General business will be discussed. CMC Guild (Auxiliary) to Meet Coulee Medical Guild (Auxiliary) meeting will be...

 
 Community    April 2, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 3/26 - A resident of “E” Street complained to police that his wife was being harassed at her place of work and the caller had tried to get her in trouble. The firm is looking into the problem. - A Royal City man and a man...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    March 26, 2014

Hospital controversy may settle down

A corner was likely turned this week in the months-long hospital controversy that saw Coulee Medical Center’s healthcare providers and other employees pitted against administration. Public Hospital District 6 commissioners Friday afternoon...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    March 26, 2014

Sleepy driver not injured

A driver who told police he was homeless and driving his father's car fell asleep and crashed through the guardrail at the south end of the causeway in Electric City last Thursday morning. Ira Wolash...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    March 26, 2014

Doctor gets statewide award

The chief of staff at Coulee Medical Center was given a statewide award at the annual Washington Rural Health Association’s Northwest Regional Health Conference in Spokane Wednesday. Dr. Andrew Castrodale was awarded the Dr. John Anderson Memorial...

 
 Community    March 26, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, March 27, at noon, at La Presa. Dave Wilson, independent candidate running against Cathy McMorris Rodgers for the fifth congressional district, will be speaking about...

 
 Births    March 26, 2014

It's a boy for Bailey/Gorr

Courtney Bailey and Richard Gorr of Coulee Dam are proud to announce the birth of their son Xabian Lawrence Gorr born Friday, March 14, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. He weighed 7 lbs., 8 ounces and was 21-1/2 inches in length at...

 
 Births    March 26, 2014

Heilman/Redd have a girl

Rebecca Chay Miles-Heilman and Levi A. Redd of Grand Coulee are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Chayla Rae Redd, born Friday, March 14, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 6 lbs., 9 ounces and was 20 inches in...

 
 Community    March 26, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 3/17 - Police responded to a dispatch note that there had been a 911 call from Loepp Furniture. Staff there said there was no emergency and the police left. - Police responded to a 911 call from the Wolf’s Den Tavern on Main Str...

 
 By Jesse Utz    Opinion    March 19, 2014

Fight for OUR hospital

I don’t have all the answers. There, I said it. Kids are now smiling and so is my wife. Now, with that being said, I think it is about time I wrote about the big issue in our community, the...

 
 Births    March 19, 2014

It's a boy for Yallup/Simpson

Annie Joe Yallup and Brandon Simpson of Nespelem, Wash., are proud to announce the birth of their son John Michel Simpson, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. He weighed 7 lbs., 12 oz., and was 20 inches in length at...

 
 Births    March 12, 2014

It's a girl for Bell/Pakootas

Ronnie Bell and Jason Pakootas of Nespelem are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Kendall Ember-Rose Pakootas, born Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 6 lbs., 9 oz., and was 18 inches in length at...

 
 Community    March 12, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 3/4 - Police stopped a vehicle when the officer noticed that a female passenger wasn’t wearing her seatbelt. She was taken to Grant County Jail after the officer learned of a warrant for her arrest. - A woman living on Stevens...

 
 By Angel Clark Hall    Opinion    March 5, 2014

Government obliged to protect liberties

Some 2,000 years ago the religious leaders judged a man to be an evildoer, a blasphemer who mingled with the dregs of their society. These leaders condemned the man to death, fearing that he would turn the people against them, and strip away their...

 
 Births    March 5, 2014

It's a girl for Trevino, Marques

Juanita Arrieta-Trevino and Brandon Marques are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Isabella Maria Margues-Trevino on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. She weighed 7 lbs., and was 20 inches in length at...

 
 Births    March 5, 2014

Daniels have a boy

Jennifer and Brian Daniels of Coulee Dam are proud to announce the birth of their son Nathan Joseph Daniels on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. He weighed 9 lbs., 3 oz., and was 21 inches in length at birth....

 
 Births    March 5, 2014

It's a girl for Ennis/Lauseng

Julie Ennis and Joseph Lauseng of Grand Coulee are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Izabella Lynn Lauseng born Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. Siblings include Austin Lauseng, 7, Joseph Lauseng 3 and...

 
 Births    March 5, 2014

Croasmuns have a boy

Katya and Zachery Croasmun of Almira are proud to announce the birth of their son Roman Zachery Croasmun on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. He weighed 8 lbs., 3 oz., and was 21 inches in length at birth. Sibling...

 
 Community    March 5, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 2/18 - The owner of the Variety Store told police that a former employee had told another that if his wife was fired from the firm, he would harm the owner. Police told the owner to notify the former employee that he was not...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    February 26, 2014

Key medical staffer resigns from hospital

A health care provider of nearly 20 years at Coulee Medical Center is resigning from her full-time position, citing adverse health affects from working with what she calls an incompetent and hostile administration. Dawn Lovelace, a nurse...

 
 By Scott Hunter    Opinion    February 26, 2014

If CEO cares, he'll step down

Whether he believes he’s making all the right decisions as a manager or not, Coulee Medical Center’s CEO should resign if he cares at all for the community asset he’s tried to lead since 2009....

 
 Obituaries    February 26, 2014

Edward "Wayne" Boyd

Edward "Wayne" Boyd (62) expert roper, finisher, shoer and rider of horses, was surrounded by his loving family when he departed this earth Wednesday morning, Feb. 19, 2014, on his final ride from...

 
 Community    February 26, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, Feb. 27, at noon at Siam Palace. Quality control and patient satisfaction will be presented by Melanie Neddo from Coulee Medical Center.. OES Meeting The February...

 
 Community    February 26, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 2/17 - A woman complained of two dogs, one black and one brown, that charged her, barking. The incident occurred near Park and Lincoln Streets in Electric City. An officer couldn’t find the two dogs. 2/18 - Police responded to a...

 
 Obituaries    February 19, 2014

Edward Wayne Boyd

Edward Wayne Boyd, 62, born March 30, 1951, in Inchellium, Wash., died Wednesday morning, Feb. 19, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee, Wash. A wake will be held Friday Feb. 20, 2014, at the Inchelium Community Center in Inchellium, with...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    February 12, 2014

Commission begins hospital redirection

Facing another litany of complaints about mismanagement, hospital commissioners Monday directed changes in two key policies that have angered community members and medical staff. The commission directed CEO Scott Graham to find a legal way to...

 
 By Scott Hunter editor and publisher    Opinion    February 12, 2014

Coulee, what's your sign?

It’s times like these that make you wonder if there’s something to astrology. There is always turmoil somewhere in the world, but when it rears its chaotic head in local communities, it begs the profound question, What the heck? With months of...

 
 Community    February 12, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 2/4 - A Grand Coulee man reported the theft of some medications and $20 cash. When police asked him about it, he replied that he didn’t want to be contacted by police. The officer provided the man with a statement form. 2/5 - A...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    February 5, 2014

Nurses sign for union representation

A large majority of registered nurses at Coulee Medical Center have signed cards asking to be represented by a union, an organizer said Tuesday night. Austin DePaolo, of the United Food & Commercial Workers Union, Local 1439, said more than 70...

 
 News    February 5, 2014

Newsbriefs

School enrollment up again Enrollment number for Grand Coulee Dam District schools continues to exceed predictions. January’s enrollment in all three schools was recorded at 667. That’s 27 over what the district budgeted for and 46 students over...

 
 By Scott Hunter editor and publisher    Opinion    February 5, 2014

Readers should keep up the good work at hospital

People are understandably anxious about the lack of resolution of the issues embroiling Coulee Medical Center. While we feel obliged to report on the controversy, it’s not as easy, and much more technical, to report on the hospital’s progress. Al...

 
 Obituaries    February 5, 2014

John B. Klobucher

John B. Klobucher was born May 24, 1920, in Spokane and passed away January 24, 2014, at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane. Other than his service in the Army during WWII, he lived his whole...

 
 Births    February 5, 2014

Abrahamson/Bessette have a boy

Turtle Abrahamson and Isaac Bessette of Pablo, Mont., are proud to announce the birth of their son Kasen LeRoy Bessette Abrahamson on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. He weighed 9 lbs., 1 oz., and was 21 inches in...

 
 Births    February 5, 2014

It's a boy for the Seekins

Lee and Jeremiah Seekins of Electric City are proud to announce the birth of their son Emmanuel Aaron Seekins, born Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee. He weighed 6 lbs., 11 oz., and was 19 inches in length at birth....

 
 Community    February 5, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 1/27- Police went to Coulee Medical Center on a request from mental health officials who had an active pickup order on a person at the hospital. A medical doctor told police that they were not needed, so they left the facility...

 
 News    January 29, 2014

Newsbriefs

CMC commission meets tonight Commissioner for Public Hospital District 6, which operates Coulee Medical Center, will meet at their regular monthly meeting tonight at 6 p.m. in the CMC public meeting room. Among items on the agenda are the elections...

 
 News    January 29, 2014

Man hurt in wreck

A Coulee City man was hospitalized after he rolled his car just north of Coulee City Sunday morning. The Washington State Patrol reported that Henry Visker, 63, lost control of the southbound 1998 Toyota 4Runner he was driving about 6:15 a.m. two...

 
 By Clea Pryor    Opinion    January 29, 2014

Don't repeat the hospital's past

As a lifelong member of this area and an employee of Coulee Medical Center, I feel I need to speak out about the current situation at the hospital. I was employed by a doctor in 1963. At that time the providers were forced to leave this area due to...

 

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