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January 13, 2015 at 10:03 AM

Moses Lake school threat leads to expulsion of third-grader

Columbia Basin Herald (TNS) MOSES LAKE – An incident at North Elementary School Wednesday led to the expulsion of a third-grader and prompted a parent to complain at the Moses Lake School Board meeting Thursday. The child allegedly made a verbal threat against classmates, said district superintendent Michelle Price in a later interview, saying he…


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January 12, 2015 at 8:16 AM

Moses Lake third-grader removed for threatening school

The Associated Press MOSES LAKE — A third-grader at a Moses Lake elementary school was removed on “emergency expulsion” after he told classmates he would come to school with a machine gun and pistols and shoot them all. The website iFIBER One News reports the student at North Elementary was immediately confronted last Friday by counselors and…


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November 18, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Moses Lake man charged with murder of Yakima teacher

Columbia Basin Herald YAKIMA — A Moses Lake man with no criminal history was arrested last week and charged with killing a Wapato Middle School teacher. Marty Grismer, 27, was arrested by the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office and charged with first-degree murder in connection with the death of Desiree Sunford. Sunford was killed in her home in April…


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November 3, 2014 at 6:38 AM

Police hunt for gunman in Moses Lake drive-by shooting

MOSES LAKE — Police are asking some Moses Lake residents to check home surveillance systems for video of a car that carried the shooter responsible for a fatal drive-by shooting on Halloween. The website iFIBER One News reports a 23-year-old Moses Lake man, Jose M. Pichardo, was shot while driving and crashed into a house.    


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October 31, 2014 at 10:38 AM

Woman rejects 3½-year plea deal, gets nearly 20 years instead

By Justin Brimer / Columbia Basin Herald EPHRATA — A Moses Lake woman, who had rejected a plea deal that would have given her about three and a half years in prison, was sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison after being convicted of stealing guns, alcohol and electronics from a man’s garage earlier this year. Grant…


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August 29, 2014 at 6:19 AM

Moses Lake man to be sentenced in Montana for meth trafficking

The Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. — A Washington state man faces sentencing Friday in federal court on charges he led an interstate meth-trafficking ring that exploited workers in eastern Montana’s oil patch. Robert Farrell Armstrong of Moses Lake, Washington, will appear before U.S. District Judge Susan Watters in Billings. Under a deal with prosecutors, he pleaded guilty in…


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July 10, 2014 at 1:03 PM

Gillnetters convicted in illegal whitefish haul

By Jefferson Robbins The Wenatchee World MOSES LAKE — Four men from King and Snohomish counties were found guilty this week of illegally taking almost 200 whitefish in December at Banks Lake. Aleksandr Kashnikov, 45, and Sergey Mitsevich, 38, both of Everett, were convicted alongside Vladimir Savchenko, 36, of Edmonds and Peter Zhezhelev, 46, of Kenmore. Jurors took 40…


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