The Odessa Record -

 
Odessa science and Mobius family fun night biggest yet

Harrington News

A public meeting of the Harrington City Council was called to order at 6:05 p.m. by Mayor Paul Gilliland on Monday, Oct 20, 2014. Those present were: Council members Richard Becker, Michael Cronrath, Terry Howe and Levi Schenk; Clerk Loretta...

Q & A with Cathy McMorris Rogers

I’m excited to announce my new column, “Q&A with Cathy.” I hope you’ll submit any questions you may have – whether about the government, jobs, health care, or anything else – and I’ll answer them in this series. You can email your...

Marlon Schafer honored

On the tenth anniversary of its founding, the Wireless Internet Service Provider Association (WISPA) honored Marlon Schafer of Odessa as one of their founding board of directors. At a panel keynote...

Comment period opens on fee increases

A proposed increase in camping and boat launch fees at Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area was the subject of a public meeting in Davenport October 22. Park Superintendent Dan Foster, the Chief Ranger and the Park Fee Coordinator were on hand...

Death Notice

KAGELE, Lewis William (age 90) passed away October 27, 2014, in Ritzville. Memorial services are pending. Strate Funeral Home,...

Three basements flood (again)

After a busy weekend for the public works crew, members of the Odessa Town Council heard from homeowners affected by basements flooded with sewage in the southwest corner of the town. The same homes ...

Booster club reports revenue/ expenditures

The Odessa School Board, meeting October 22, 2014, heard from junior-high math teacher Larry Weber on the activities of the Odessa-Harrington Athletic Booster Club. The Booster Club has raised almost $90,000 since it began. It has used $66,914 of...

Improvements to USDA Beginning Farmer Loans

By TRACI BRUCKNER Center for Rural Affairs USDA recently announced several changes to Farm Service Agency (FSA) loan programs, changes designed to help more beginning farmers and ranchers. The new “interim final rule” will increase the...

Letters to the Editor; Writers on McMorris, Dent

To the Editor: Cathy McMorris Rodgers is just another politician who has mastered the art of saying a lot, without actually saying anything. She cares more about getting re-elected than she cares about standing up for what is right. People claim...

Rock Doc

“Eat right and exercise.” It’s good advice. But millions of us Americans struggle every day to live up to our hopes regarding diet and activity. Some of us are pretty good at one thing (for me, ...

Pastor's Corner

Odessa Foursquare Church This summer I witnessed many random acts of kindness. We are living in a world that seems to be filled with hate and discontent, lying and cheating, wars of all sizes, fear of not having enough, and the list could go on. If...

This Week in Odessa History

75 years ago From the Odessa Record November 2, 1939 The Grange Milling company mill, flour warehouse and part of the elevator and storage tanks were destroyed by fire of unknown origin discovered early Saturday. The loss is estimated at $80,000,...

Quilters bring home prizes

Three quilts entered by members of Fronen Steppdecker, The Odessa Quilt Club, won ribbons at the Spokane Washington State Quilters Show. Susan Ryan-Walter entered a quilt in the Inland Northwest...

The Weather

High Low Prec. S Oct. 22 62 43 .00 Oct. 23 56 46 .00 Oct. 24 56 40 .00 Oct. 25 56 40 .00 Oct. 26 51 43 .00 Oct. 27 54 28 .00 Oct. 29 53 27 .00 Yearly total to date 5.72 inches. Snow accumulation: 8.5 inches to date. Seasonal rain: September to...

Odessa Grain

The latest cash grain market here shows Soft White Wheat down at $6.16. Hard Red Winter is down at $6.95. DNS is down at $8.56. Barley is down at...

Senior Menu

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5: Fish & Chips, Green Beans, Coleslaw, Oregon Berries, Garlic Bread, Frosted Cake. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6: Meatloaf, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Squash, Garden Salad, Chilled Peaches, WW Roll, Pudding. If you are not a regular...

Birthdays and Anniversaries

Birthdays for October 26: Tim Marshall. October 27 : Leslie Fink, Jeff Campbell, Keira Buck, Katie Johnson. October 28: Barbara Walter. October 29: Julie R. Williams. October 30: Jennifer Martin, Gunner Grall, Isabel Parks. October 31: Dennis...

Lovgrens, Voises, Tebows welcome Kylie to families

Kyler and Brooke (Voise) Lovgren welcomed a beautiful baby girl, Kylie Ann, to their family on October 16, 2014. Kylie weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and was 21.5 inches long. She was born at 6:56 p.m....

Odessa science and Mobius family fun night biggest yet

Hundreds of Odessa and surrounding community members ventured out to the largest Science Fun Night hosted so far. High school and junior high school science teachers Jeff and Julie Wehr, along with...

Wehr to attend Sigma Xi conference in Glendale, AZ

Odessa high school senior and Advanced STEM Research Laboratory student Thorsen Wehr has been invited to present his physics research at the Sigma Xi Society’s annual meeting and International Scientific Research Conference held this year in...

Titan High School football team defeats entiat, 52-50

The Titans defeated Pateros in an away game Friday by a score of 42 to 38. O-H 40 8 6 8 62 Colum. 0 14 0 8 22 Colulmbia High School of Hunters did not provide the Titans with much of a challenge during the Homecoming game October 10 at Finney...

Athlete of the Week

Katelyn Worley is a senior at Odessa High School and plays volleyball. She belongs to FFA and loves hunting and snowboarding. Katelyn’s parents are Mark Worley and Scotty...

Titans defeat Columbia 3-0, lose to Valley Christian 2-3

On October 23, the O-H Titans traveled to Hunters, where they defeated the Columbia High volleyball team in three straight games, 25-11, 25-9 and 25-3. Leading the team in service aces was Katie DeWulf with 9. Shelbey Watkins led with 8 assists....

What's Hot

Odessa School Menu MONDAY, November 3 : Turkey Sandwich, Cheetos, Pork & Beans, Fruit & Veggie Bar. TUESDAY, November 4: BBQ chicken on a bun, JO JO's, Fruit & Veggie Bar. Wilson Creek School Menu MONDAY, November 3: Pancakes, berries, juice....

Court Report

INCIDENT LOG Editor’s note: Most items in this section reflect the starting point for response by local police and emergency agencies. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office does not release names of individuals who report possible criminal or...

Church Services

Heritage Church 302 S. First Street Odessa, WA 99159 Office: 509-982-2951 Rev. Jon Hayashi Thu.: 1:30 p.m. Women’s Bible study Sun.: 9 a.m. Adult Sunday school,10:30 a.m. Worship service, 2 p.m. Nursing home service Mon.: 7 p.m. Men’s meeting...

 
 
Rendered 10/30/2014 17:55