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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
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).