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Updated 1 month ago

Warden hosts mounted shooter competition

WARDEN — Twenty-eight riders made their way to Warden over the weekend for the Clean Shooter Buckle Series meet,...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Handling gastric ulcers in horses

Stomach ulcers are often associated with stress, but they can also be caused by a variety of factors, including diet and medications.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Telling ranching’s story one cow at a time

ELLENSBURG — Chelsea Hajny is no stranger to cattle.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Best in herd: Floyd and RaeAnn Lewis named Cattlemen of the Year

MOSES LAKE — Rancher Floyd Lewis has no doubts that cattle understand their place in the universe.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Washington farmers plant fewer acres of spring wheat in 2022

OLYMPIA — Despite a cooler and wetter spring and early summer, farmers across Eastern Washington have planted fewer acres of spring wheat in 2022 when compar...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Fair cancels poultry showing, auctions as bird flu persists

MOSES LAKE — Even as summer — with 100-degree heat — has arrived, officials with the Washington State Department of Agriculture and the Washington Department...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Potatoes and faith: Ag World marks 25 years, looks forward to the next 25

MOSES LAKE — The heat wave and drought made 2021 an odd year in the Columbia Basin.

Updated 2 months ago
Small town feel: Warden sees an influx of new homes

WARDEN — Development is coming to Warden that may put the small town of just under 2,500 on homebuyers’ radar in the days to come.

Updated 2 months ago
State regulators charge PacifiCorp with failure to plan

LACEY — The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission, the body that regulates the state’s utilities, has filed a complaint against Oregon-based utility PacifiCorp for failing to consider the social cost...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Ranching groups poised to fight proposed legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The passage of a pair of bills designed to improve regulation of U.S. cattle and beef markets has prompted concerns among some national an...