Saturday Jul 19
Level 1 evacuation issued for cities in southwest Grant Co.
A Level 1 evacuation was issued early Saturday morning for the communities of Beverly, Shawanna and Wannapum Village in Grant County.
Whooping cough outbreak spreads in Mattawa
Grant County had four confirmed cases of whooping cough and 18 other cases linked to whooping cough in July.
Whooping cough among farmworkers in Grant County
The Grant County Health District is responding to a local outbreak of whooping cough among migrant workers in Mattawa and Quincy.
Pertussis outbreak among migrant farm workers in Mattawa & Quincy
Grant County Health District staff are investigating three laboratory confirmed cases and 210 people that came in contact with ill individuals with whooping cough in Mattawa and Quincy, WA.
Highway closed near Mattawa
Highway 243 north of Mattawa is closed in both directions due to smoke from a wildfire burning in the area.