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Articles from the May 30, 2019 edition

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 By Brandon Cline    News

Ominous beginning can't put a damper on third annual Art in the Park

An ominous beginning couldn't put a damper on this year's Art in the Park, as the show staged its third annual event at the Ritzville City Park and is beginning to feel like a... — Updated 5/30/2019


William West

William West passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at the Lake Ridge Center in Moses Lake, WA. William Roy (Bill) West was born May 11, 1938 to his parents Frank (Bill) R. Jr.... — Updated 5/30/2019


Letter to the Editor: Protect the skin that you are in

May is Skin Cancer Month, and may my story inspire you to health. I lost a friend to undiagnosed skin cancer and that event saved me. I started going to the dermatologist and in May 1990 I was diagnosed with a malignant melanoma... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Dale Anderson    Sports

Worst Seat In The House: Age

As I get older I notice things a bit differently than others do. Maybe you do the same. When I hear or read about the death of someone I vividly remember from my younger days it... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Brandon Cline    News

Proposed memory care center takes big step forward

A lengthy Ritzville City Council meeting on May 21 resulted in significant progress toward the overall completion of East Adams Rural Healthcare’s (EARH) sale of property to Gibraltar Senior Living, who plan on developing the... — Updated 5/30/2019


Tennis team celebrates season at awards banquet

Amy Anderson (Most Improved), Katheran Gingrich (Coach's Award) and Claire Kessler (Bronco Award) pose with their plaques at the LRS Tennis Banquet on May 21. Other award winners... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Steve Salins    Sports

Three LRS tracksters compete at 2B State Championships

Track isn't an easy sport. You're very alone-run, throw, jump-all by yourself. No offensive line to block for you, no open teammate to pass your shot to, no outfielder to back you... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Don C. Brunell    Opinion

Business Column: Could Seattle Put on a World's Fair Today?

On April 21, 1962, the Seattle World’s Fair opened. The “Century 21 Exhibition” ran for six months, drew 11 million visitors, turned a profit and left the Northwest with a wonderful Seattle Center. Well over a half century... — Updated 5/30/2019


Memorial Day Column: The stories we must remember

On Memorial Day, we honor our nation’s servicemembers who have given the ultimate sacrifice. We surround their families and loved ones with prayers and support. We lay flowers on memorials, make visits to monuments, and we pay... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Brandon Cline    News

Rural care a passion for new doctor at EARH

Earlier this month, East Adams Rural Healthcare (EARH) welcomed a new doctor to its family with the addition of Dr. Anthony Anderson, MD, as a family medicine specialist. Anderson... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Steve Salins    News

EARH Board talks new hires, future of Washtucna clinic

The East Adams Rural Healthcare (EARH) Board met on Thursday, May 23, as it discussed new hires, its relationship with a recruiting firm and the future of the Washtucna clinic. CEO Gary Bostrom reported that Dr. Anthony Anderson ha... — Updated 5/30/2019


Brief: Music in the Park set for June 6 at Ritzville City Park

Healthcare Foundation presents “Music in the Park” on Thursday, June 6 from 5:30-8 p.m. at Ritzville City Park. There will be a free live band, ice cream truck, hot dogs, sausage dogs, chips, pop and cookies for purchase.... — Updated 5/30/2019


Brief: School boards to hold special meeting on Friday

The Lind and Ritzville School Board of Directors announced that they will be holding a special meeting on Friday, May 31, at 5 p.m. at the Ritzville Grade School. The meeting will concern approving the hiring of a new Lind... — Updated 5/30/2019


Brief: Baccalaureate set for tonight at Lind Community Church

The Baccalaureate for the Lind-Ritzville Class of 2019 will be held at the Lind Community Church tonight, May 30, at 7 p.m. Family, friends and community members are invited to attend this ceremony honoring the graduates.... — Updated 5/30/2019


Inaugural Music on Main a hit for Ritzville community

The first edition of Music on Main saw a large crowd come out to listen to tunes all afternoon and into the evening on May 26. Above, Sheri Roberts Greimes with JoMomma kick things... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By Steve Salins    News

Iron Legacy Ranch aims to serve

A large, red riding Arena seems misfit among green and brown rolling hills, but that is the focal point of the Iron Legacy Ranch located south of Ritzville and east of Highway 261.... — Updated 5/30/2019


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