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Grannie BarBar

Barb Walter's Grannie BarBar baked goods business has graced these pages before, and since she was the first to respond, we are featuring her in this week's column. The day we stopped in to see Barb, ...

New principal hired

The Odessa School Board held a budget workshop prior to the regular monthly meeting on July 23. The regular meeting opened with a budget hearing which produced no public comment. Under old business, the board approved Ken Schutz’s resignation as...

Fast- moving storm batters eastern WA

For any of our readers who might still be wondering why the much-hyped Avista power outage that was scheduled to occur last Wednesday evening never materialized. If you chalked it up to the violent storm that passed over Odessa and then moved on to...

Harrington News

In November, 2001, following a two year period of interim ministering by Terry Van Blaricum, Pastor Bill Bull and his wife came to Harrington as the resident minister. Rev. Bull was born in 1944 and ...

USDA procedures cited for filing crop insurance claims

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Risk Management Agency reminds producers affected by recent fires and weather-related crop damage in the Pacific Northwest of important procedures for claiming losses under the Federal crop...

Lost and Found Pet Network sends aid

What started out July 22 as a request to LCWLFPN by local dog trainer Kay Frazier asking if a bearded collie, featured on KREM TV as Spokanimal’s Pick of the Litter was still needing a home, has turned into so much more. What is meant to help...

The Weather

High Low Prec. S Jul. 23 82 60 .00 Jul. 24 no Internet service Jul. 25 73 42 .00 Jul. 26 80 45 .00 Jul. 27 88 46 .00 Jul. 28 96 55 .00 Jul. 29 101 58 .00 Yearly total to date 4.38 inches. Snow accumulation: 8.5 inches to date. Seasonal rain:...

Letter to the Editor; Grant County campaign generates more controversy

To the Editor: Not too often do we feel compelled to write a “Letter to the Editor” but we felt the need to respond to the recent full page ad placed by Mr. Angus Lee in the Columbia Basin Herald. We have known Garth Dana, both personally and...

Rock Doc

By DR. E. KIRSTEN PETERS It certainly sounded like a fad to me. A while ago I caught a program on public television about a medical doctor in Great Britain. Dr. Michael Mosley, like millions in both that country and in the U.S., found that in...

Program for investing dollars in local businesses

As this nation continues the struggle to recover from the Great Recession, entrepreneurs will play a vital role in creating jobs and expanding the economy as they currently create 60 to 70% of the new jobs in this country. But many businesses fall...

Welcome to my Kitchen

Barb Walter of Grannie Barbar’s Cookies and Breads is always testing new recipes to add to her baked goods selection, and often the Sunday Morning Coffee Hour partakers benefit from her experiments. Kyle Tebow suggested I get the recipe and...

Letter to the Editor; Promoting Odessa's business future

To the Editor: Art fest at Deutsches Fest? Art gallery? Where is the bar? Are you ever going to open again? Car wash? Let me try to address some of these questions. For sure, information is best shared in person, so I do encourage anyone to talk to...

This Week in Odessa History

50 years ago From the Odessa Record July 30, 1964 George F. Beck A July issue of the Odessa Record included in its 50 Years Ago column an account of one of the high points in Marlin history. “Krupp was visited by two serious fires this week....

Amelia Homburg

Amelia Homburg passed away on July 26, 2014 at Manor Care in Spokane, Washington at the age of 89. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Marie, her husband, Jake Homburg, her son, Jake, Jr, a daughter, Rosemary Groves and two...

Birthdays and Anniversaries

Birthdays for July 31: Doug Starkel, Coleen Janke, Terri Weishaar. August 1: Kolby Crossley, Rochelle Peterson, David Jasman. Aug. 2: Pat Estes, Vickie Iverson, Maddox Schumacher. Aug. 3: Jae Minatani, Linda Kuest, Jessica Pitts, Joshua Valverde,...

Odessa Grain

The latest cash grain market here shows Soft White Wheat up at $6.13. Hard Red Winter Wheat is down at $6.44. DNS is up at $7.27. Barley remains at...

Odessa Senior Menu

Wednesday, August 6: Chicken A La King, trio vegetables, mixed greens salad, melon, ww roll, frosted cake. Thursday, August 7: Roast beef with gravy, mashed potatoes, tossed salad, glazed carrots, fruit salad, ww roll, ice...

Court Report

Sheriff’s 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...