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Body of missing Kennewick man recovered in Snake River | Fox 11 Tri Cities Fox 41 Yakima

On Saturday, deputies got called to Fishhook Park because Robinson fell into the water. Since then, deputies and Columbia Basin Dive Rescue have been searching for him. They found him Wednesday afternoon.

FOX41YAKIMA.COM - 2018-08-15 23:57:00

Police: DUI driver kills Kennewick woman and flees

Leman Bledsoe, 76, was driving on Highway 11 near Athena around 8:40 p.m. Tuesday when he sideswiped a stopped vehicle and hit the 49-year-old Tyresa Monaghan.

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 00:04:45

Police search for man suspected of stealing wallet in Pasco

If you recognize the suspect or have any information about this crime you are asked to call the Pasco Police Department at (509)545-3421. Officers also want you to know that crimes like stealing can be easily be upgraded to forgery, fraud, and identity theft.

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 12:58:50

Body found at Fishhook Park, sheriff's office says

WALLA WALLA COUNTY, Wash. - Deputies say a body has been discovered at Fishhook Park.Authorities tell Action News an unidentified body was found Wednesday afternoon. This is the same area where a Kennewick man went missing Saturday after he jumped into the Snake River to a retrieve a hat, but never

KEPR - 2018-08-15 15:39:19

Man accused of stealing wallet in Kennewick, buying items in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. - Pasco police need help finding a man who they believe is suspected of using credit cards that were stolen from a car.Officers said the suspect broke into a car in Kennewick on August 2. He allegedly stole a wallet and has been using the credit cards at various locations in Pasco and K

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 12:59:52

Tri-City flagger killed by accused drunk driver

A traffic flagger from Kennewick was killed by a suspected drunk driver in Oregon who then tried to run from police.Tyresa Monaghan died Tuesday night after a 76-year-old Milton-Freewater man veered into her with his minivan while she was on a job on Highway 11 outside Athena.Oregon State Police sai

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-08-15 17:37:00

Teachers' union reaches tentative agreement with Kennewick School District

The teachers' union met with the school district on Tuesday morning. After more than 14 hours of negotiation, the two parties reached an agreement just after midnight, the school district said.

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 18:16:17

Police investigate possible voyeurism case at Kennewick WinCo

KENNEWICK, Wash. - Police are investigating an alleged case of voyeurism at WinCo Foods on Clearwater Avenue in Kennewick.The Kennewick Police Department is asking the public’s help in identifying a woman (pictured above) who was allegedly involved in the case.No other details were released and poli

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 00:58:49

Pasco arrest made for attempting to elude police | Fox 11 Tri Cities Fox 41 Yakima

PASCO, WA – Pasco Police arrested Rosalio Lara Alcarzar (DOB: 08/21/95) of Pasco for Attempting to Elude and was booked into Franklin County Jail.Alcarzar is on an investigative hold for the Attempting to Elude charge following a short pursuit from the area of A Street/Douglas to the area of Helena/

FOX41YAKIMA.COM - 2018-08-15 12:18:00

Kennewick Police Investigate Report of Shots Fired

Witnesses say one of the people involved in the argument got out a gun, shot a few rounds in the air, and went back inside the home.

KEPR - 2018-08-14 23:49:53

Kennewick teachers and district reach tentative pay agreement

The details weren’t made public, but the Kennewick Education Association — which represents about 1,200 teachers, counselors and other certificated workers — is scheduled to vote on the agreement at a meeting Monday.

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-08-15 09:23:00

Woman reports voyeur trying to film her in the WinCo bathroom

“That person needs to be disciplined, and there must be an explanation for that,” Kamara said.

KEPR - 2018-08-15 17:16:02

"To know Jason is to love Jason": Co-workers describe man who went missing in the Snake River

That's how Jason Lee Robinson's co-workers at Club 24, a local fitness club, described him on Tuesday.

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 02:15:01

Man arrested in Kennewick for DUI crash that injured 2 juveniles

KENNEWICK, Wash. - A 21-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving after causing a crash that injured two people Sunday night, according to the Kennewick Police Department.


Defensible space around Kennewick homes saves them from Bofer Canyon Fire

"We want to encourage people to create defensive spaces which are green lawns that are well hydrated, vegetation that is not touching your house and vegetation that is green,” said Capt. Brian Ellis with Kennewick Fire Department.


Kennewick Education Association reaches Tentative Agreement with School District

However, the teacher’s union is still organizing a rally this afternoon at 4:45 PM at the Kennewick School District office, and will meet with school board members at 5:30 PM.

KEPR - 2018-08-15 05:52:11

Brush fire burning off Van Giesen Street in Richland

(Richland Police Department)RICHLAND, Wash. - A brush fire is burning off Van Giesen Street on the east side of the Yakima River Tuesday evening.There are several emergency vehicles in the area, and police are asking driverse to slow down and use caution in the area.The cause of the fire is still un

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 03:00:17

U.S. Marshals searching for local man who failed to register as a sex offender

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Tri-Cities Crime Stoppersonline, by calling 800-222-8477 or downloading the mobile app, P3.


Alleged stalker arrested in Kennewick

KENNEWICK, Wash. - A man is accused of stalking his ex-girlfriend for two years and refusing to leave her alone, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.


They closed the swimming pool. Tri-Cities’ air is that bad

It’s particularly important for those most sensitive to poor air quality, including children, pregnant women and adults over than 65.