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2010-02-12 07:41:00

MOSES LAKE, Wash., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- At a recent meeting, the Moses Lake City Council unanimously approved sending letters to lawmakers requesting federal funding to purchase a segment (Segment 4) of the Columbia Basin Railroad line that runs through the City of Moses Lake (http://www.prlog.org/10530003-city-of-moses-lake-to-send-letters-requesting-rail-funding.html). As part of the Northern Columbia Basin Railroad Project (see map of project:...

2009-04-30 07:17:00

OLYMPIA, Wash., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 25th, the Washington State Legislature passed its 2009-11 Transportation Budget and included $2 million in funding to begin constructing Segment 2 and rehabilitating Segment 3 of the Northern Columbia Basin Railroad Project. According to Brig Temple, the President of Columbia Basin Railroad, the unprecedented teamwork and cooperation between the Port of Moses Lake, Columbia Basin Railroad, the City of Moses Lake and Grant County EDC was a...

2008-10-13 03:00:29

By McLean, Mike NAC/Architecture Inc., of Spokane, is designing a proposed 617 million vocational center for the Moses Lake School District, in Central Washington, the district says. Monte Redal, the school district's assistant superintendent of business and operations, says the center, tentatively called the Career Technical Education Facility, is expected to have 63,000 square feet of floor space, although it hasn't been determined how many floors or classrooms it would have. "The...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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