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Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 4/11 - A man reported about $1,000 worth of stuff taken from his vehicle parked at Williams Avenue including numerous tools and a subwoofer speaker.  4/12 - Police received a license plate that had been lying i... — Updated 4/20/2022


Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 3/28 - A man may face trespassing charges after staring at people through the window of the gym on Coulee Boulevard. The man had been banned from the business previously. 3/29 - A woman putting makeup on while i... — Updated 4/6/2022


What's a buttercup?

It's not official, but we're pretty sure Aila Turner is our youngest buttercup finder so far. Dad Ian Turner shared this photo of Aila with a buttercup she "found" in Douglas... — Updated 3/23/2022


The play must, and did, go on

Friends and family watch as Lake Roosevelt Schools' student actors perform in the Missoula Children's Theatre production of "The Emperor's New Clothes" last weekend on the... — Updated 3/23/2022


Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 3/14 - A woman was reported as taking scrap metal from inside a fenced area at the Delano Transfer Station, then walking towards the PUD building. Police spoke to a man walking on trails near the PUD building... — Updated 3/23/2022


Williams graduates from EWU

Hannah Lee Williams recently graduated from Eastern Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Work and a minor in Applied Developmental Psychology. Williams... — Updated 6/30/2021


Pleasant pastime

Ellen Arment, now of Spokane, creates giant bubbles at the overlook just below the top of Grand Coulee Dam Thursday while her sister, Alice Bartley (not pictured), plays the... — Updated 4/15/2021


25 years of safety delivers high honor

Brian Buche, center, is flanked by his fellow UPS workers and a supervisor from Omak, Anthony Popelier, left, Aug. 25, as Buche is inducted into the UPS Circle of Honor for 25... — Updated 9/2/2020


Lake Roosevelt Jr./Sr. High honor roll for second semester

Lake Roosevelt Jr./Sr. High honor roll for second semester High Honors 3.500 TO 4.000 Grade Point Average Seniors - Megan Abel, Ellie Hansen, Wensdae Antoine, Brianna Whybark, Damian George, LorRinda Richardson, Nicholas... — Updated 8/5/2020


Flukes have a girl

Kaitlyn and Andrew Fluke of Coulee Dam, Washington, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Luna Rose Fluke born Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at Coulee Medical Center in Grand Coulee, Washington. She weighed 7 lbs., 12 oz.,... — Updated 8/5/2020


An art lesson and much more

While at her grandparents' home in Grand Coulee in June, Aidan Bjorklund re-enacts a famous painting for her sixth-grade art assignment at Greenacres Middle School in Spokane... — Updated 7/15/2020


Sanford's to Celebrate 55 Years of Marriage

Delmar and Linda Sanford of Grand Coulee, Washington, will be celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary on July 10. They were married on July 10, 1965, in Coulee Dam, Washington.... — Updated 7/8/2020

 By Jacob Wagner    People

Local doctor caps a message for creativity during crisis

We are all frontline workers, a local doctor says, and we need to be creative in our lives.  Dr. Sam Hsieh, a general surgeon and chief of staff at Coulee Medical Center, has... — Updated 5/6/2020

 By Scott Hunter    People

Longtime church leaders say goodbye

After helping build a community of faith for decades, a longtime local couple recently made the "heart-wrenching" decision to move away to start their retirement. Steve and Janice... — Updated 4/29/2020


First-ish flower

Hunter Piccinini and Clair Diehl point out a buttercup they found Saturday near Electric City's water reservoir. Ross Vordahl, actually found one in more wintery conditions Feb. 2,... — Updated 2/26/2020


Quite a valentine

Brad Oliver proposes to Patty Davis at the conclusion of her PK's Culinary Valentines Day dinner weekend Saturday night. The local businessman involved in the Wine Bar and Coulee... — Updated 2/19/2020


Zlateffs celebrate Fiftieth anniversary

Danny and Linda Zlateff of Grand Coulee, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary November 22, 2019. The high school sweethearts were married at the Coulee Dam Community... — Updated 11/20/2019


Cool to be cool

Gary Martin crosses North Dam on a workout Monday evening, taking in a fall sunset at the same time. Although fall is considered by many to be a favorite season locally, knowing... — Updated 10/16/2019

 By Scott Hunter    People

Mangis retires after decades at Ford firms

When Wade Jess took over the local Ford dealership from Carlson Motors, he thought mechanic Dick Mangis might be "the first to go," because of a sly smirk he'd detected at an... — Updated 9/25/2019

 By Scott Hunter    People

Dukes of hazards

Rotary club members Paul Turner, left, and James Heuvel help out at the Grant County Household Hazardous Waste Collection event Friday at the Delano Transfer Station. - Scott... — Updated 9/18/2019


Egbert takes Reserve Champion

At the recent NCW District Fair, Wyatt Egbert of Grand Coulee received honors as Reserve Champion in the Intermediate section of Beef Fitting and Showing and Market Beef.... — Updated 9/11/2019


State Parks Boating Program urges stand up paddleboarders to wear life jacket, leash

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Parks Boating Program is urging stand up paddleboarders to be safe on the water by always wearing a life jacket and leash. According to Washington state recreational boating accident data, six... — Updated 8/21/2019


New officer sworn in

Officer Joshua Watkins is sworn in to his duties at the Coulee Dam Police Department June 21by Chief Paul Bowden, after graduating from the state police academy June 19. Watkins is... — Updated 7/3/2019


Coulee cops

Grand Coulee 5/7 - An officer picked up a Hickory Farms box with tobacco, rolling papers, and an odor of marijuana from the alternative school after the principal reported finding it in one of the “community rooms.” The box... — Updated 5/15/2019


A lot of top prizes

Chelsea Dudley, of Belvedere, displays her grand champion market steer in the senior livestock division at the Ferry County Fair, along with some of her winning ribbons. She also... — Updated 9/26/2018


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