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Food & Drink Published Sep 10, 2018

First Annual Craft Out Cancer Brew Fest September 15, 2018

Presented by the Columbia Basin Cancer Foundation along with Ten Pin Brewing

Where: Ten Pin Park, 1149 N. Stratford
When: Saturday, September 15th
Time: 1pm-7pm

Why?: To support your neighbors with cancer. All Proceeds to benefit Columbia Basin Cancer Foundation and its services.

This event features 10 local breweries, 3 local bands, local eats, and most of all FUN.

Tickets: $25 pre-sales through September 14th ($30 at the ...

Travel & Leisure Published Sep 9, 2018

Celebration of CULTURES October 13, 2018

Festival for all ages in Quincy

Where: Heritage Park in Quincy
When: Saturday, October 13 / 10AM to 3PM
Why: To share our uniqueness and celebrate our unity.

A fun FREE festival filled with music, dance, food, and arts will be an experience you will not want to miss including performances by Mariachi Huenachi, Toby Black Irish Dancers, Arnold Cleveland, Native American Music & Story, ...

Travel & Leisure Published Sep 4, 2018

Skagen Jet Boat Weekend at MarDon Resort

beach, bonfires, jet boats, and music by Seattle's Iron Dragon

Skagen Jet Boat Weekend beginning Friday, September 7th and goes thru the weekend.

This big family event scores big with a variety of jet boats tearing up the waters. Get warm with big bonfires and rock out with Iron Dragon!

Iron Dragon is Seattle's premier 80's rock tribute with a twist of their very own 80's ...

Health Matters For Goodness Sake Rise & Shine Published Sep 1, 2018

Swim Across America

The Moses Lake Swim in 2013 revisited. For a purpose.

In 2013, Moses Lake hosted a swim event in coordination with the Seattle SAA to raise funds for cancer research. swim. The Director of the Seattle Swim, David Day, attended the Moses Lake swim to encourage our community and support our family, friends, and neighbors with cancer.

Today is the 2018 Seattle SAA event and, I invite you to encourage ...

V Gallery Food & Drink Published Aug 30, 2018

Wine and Live Music at Michael's Market and Bistro every Saturday at 4PM

Outdoor seating on the patio, wine tasting, and friends. Perfect.

You didn't know there is wine tasting and live music every Saturday at Michael's Market and Bistro in Moses Lake? Now you do. 4:00 pm be there! Nice.

For Goodness Sake Published Aug 30, 2018

Mennonite Country Auction & Relief Sale October 6, 2018

Supporting relief in the midst of a hurting world

The Mennonite Country Auction & Relief Sale is one of over 47 relief sales held in the United States and Canada.  Proceeds from these relief sales support the international relief, development and service ministries of the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC). Service is given “In the name of Christ” in the midst of a hurting world as a witness to a compassionate God. ...

Published Aug 30, 2018

Ritzville Pro West Rodeo Labor Day Weekend

See you there!

Friday August 31 and Saturday September 1

FRIDAY
7pm Pro West Rodeo - Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night
Ranch Bronc Riding Competition
Skagit Rein Riders Drill Team
RRA Youth Drill Team

SATURDAY
WPRA Barrel Race, 9am to 1pm
Rodeo Queen Contest 3pm
Stick Horse Barrel Racing at 4pm in the ...

Published Aug 17, 2018

BBCC Summer Stargazing Night August 18

Get a closer look at the moon and several planets

Multiple telescopes will be set up in the Big Bend Community College courtyard behind the ATEC (1800) building during the August 18th event, each offering different views of the night sky. Volunteers will be on hand as well to help participants locate various stars and planets.

The event will begin just after sunset, or around 8:30 p.m. Stargazers can ...

Health Matters Travel & Leisure Published Aug 16, 2018

Tough Enough to Wear Pink

Columbia Basin Rodeo Association partners up with Columbia Basin Cancer Foundation

Thursday night’s rodeo is dedicated to “Tough Enough to Wear Pink”, a program about increasing awareness of breast cancer. Most PRCA rodeos including the National Finals in Las Vegas dedicate one night to this cause. We’re not Just “cowboys in pink shirts”. The Columbia Basin Rodeo Association committee is taking this program a step further to include a ...

Rise & Shine Published Aug 16, 2018

Here come the BULLS at the Moses Lake Roundup Rodeo

And the athletes who fight them

The bullfighter's job is keeping the cowboys safe. It takes athletic skill to say the least.
The bullfighters on duty are Rowdy Barry, Danny Newman, and Matt Akers.
Working with them is rodeo entertainer, JJ Harrison.

Published Aug 15, 2018

Northwest Ag Presents the Moses Lake Demolition Derby

A Moses Lake Phenomenon

The cars are sliding, spinning, rolling, and of course CRASHING. This event is guaranteed to provide hours entertainment for all ages.

For Goodness Sake Published Aug 14, 2018

Back-to-School Brigade distributes school supplies

BBCC Veteran Resource Office hosts annual event August 21 and 22

The Big Bend Community College Veteran Resource Office will help military veterans and their families prepare for the upcoming school year during its first ever school supply distribution event on August 21 and 22.

The event is being held in connection with Operation Homefront’s annual Back-to-School Brigade— a nationwide school supply collection and distribution campaign. Last year, the organization ...

Published Jul 27, 2018

FarmBot, a fully-automated robotic farming machine will to be brought to BBCC campus

BBCC and the Center of Excellence for Agriculture partner together to make it happen

Big Bend Community College and the Center of Excellence for Agriculture (COE Ag) have partnered together to bring FarmBot, a fully-automated robotic farming machine, to campus.

COE Ag funded $3,500 for the purchase of the unit in exchange for at least two years of data reporting from the college. FarmBot is anticipated to arrive on campus before the end ...