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Kennewick middle school will have extra police on Oct. 25 due to school threat

KENNEWICK, Wash. - In a handwritten note, someone threatened to “blow up” Highlands Middle School on Oct. 25.

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-10-19 20:42:04

This pair of Pasco car prowlers picked the wrong ride

A couple of Pasco teens picked the wrong truck to prowl a neighborhood in.Pasco officers started hunting early Saturday for prowlers who had been striking the neighborhood north of Sandifur Parkway and between Road 68 and Road 90. The prowlers decided to grab a new set of wheels on their Thursday ni

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-10-18 18:47:00

Hermiston surgeon shot in Kennewick

According to the Tri-City Herald, Dr. Patrick Harrison was shot in the collarbone and stomach, and was taken to Trios Southridge Hospital in Kennewick.

EAST OREGONIAN - 2018-10-19 11:56:00

5 Things To Do This Weekend

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Don’t know what to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered; here are this week’s top picks for entertainment in the Yakima Valley.■ Soweto Gospel Choir7:30 p.m. today; The Capitol Theatre, 19 S. Third St.; $12-$49; , , 509-853-2787


Pasco woman opening doors to help the homeless

PASCO, Wash. -- It's hard to know how much a warm shower can mean, until you don't have one. One Pasco woman is opening her doors to the homeless to offer just that.

KEPR - 2018-10-18 17:51:33

2nd suspect in custody for Howard Amon Park shooting on July 4

Kenyatta Turner, 34, was booked at the Benton County Jail on a first-degree assault charge shortly after noon Thursday. His bail is set at $250,000.

YAKTRINEWS.COM - 2018-10-19 23:32:12

17-year-old arrested after a foot chase in Pasco

The K-9, Lemon, found the driver hiding in someone's backyard about a mile away from the scene.


Trump issues order on Columbia and Snake River dams. He wants fewer regulations

President Trump on Friday ordered the removal of what he called “unnecessary” regulatory burdens on Columbia and Snake River hydropower dams.He signed a presidential memorandum requiring that a new environmental study on management of the eight dams operated by the Army Corps of Engineers be complet

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-10-19 16:22:00

Traffic lights out, businesses closed by widespread power outage in Kennewick

People across Kennewick are without power at the moment.Benton PUD is reporting a wide spread power outage. It’s unclear how many people are affected at this moment, said Karen Miller, the utility’s manager of communication and government relations.The outage has struck traffic lights and businesses

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-10-18 15:34:00

Fire destroys Pasco mobile home, dog missing

However, neighbors told first responders that two dogs were inside. One of the puppies was rescued but due to the intensity of the flames, firefighters were unable to enter the building and search for the other, said Pasco Fire Department spokesman Ben Shearer.


He threatened a girl over stolen cash, police say. He had no explanation for carrying a BB gun

A 19-year-old man allegedly held a gun at his side while threatening a teen girl with a beating if she didn’t return stolen money.Alexis G. Ayala later denied pointing the gun at the teen and her friend on Saturday night, and said he was only holding it so it wouldn’t fall out of the waistband of hi


Kennewick Police search for hit-and-run suspect

KENNEWICK, Wash.-- Kennewick police are investigating a hit-and-run that happened Tuesday evening at the intersection of 27th St. and S. Quillan St.The collision happened just after 9:00pm.Police told Action News a motorcyclist was taken to the hospital, and a car left the scene after the collision.


Pasco selling more than 6 acres formerly considered for aquatic center

Strebel said nothing is set in stone, but the city is in talks with Moore Holdings, who plan to build a Hyundai dealership on the vacant lot north of interstate 182.


Man who made death threats at Kadlec worked for the hospital

UPDATE: Matthew Ganz was an employee at Kadlec Regional Medical Center at the time he allegedly threatened to kill other hospital workers Monday night, according to Jim Hall, Kadlec's Director of Marketing and Communications.


This Kennewick mom left welts on her child for misbehaving. Now she’s wanted for breaking the rules

Police are asking for help finding a woman who left welts on her preschool-aged daughter with a cellphone charging cord.Officers began looking for Kay L. Ragsdale, 29, of Kennewick, more than two years ago when she didn’t show up for a hearing about paying court-ordered fines. The warrant, issued in


She thought her car was on fire in Pasco. Instead, it ran her over

A woman was run over by her own car in Pasco after she jumped out of it, thinking it was on fire.She was driving a silver Maxima east on East Lewis Street about 10:20 a.m. Sunday when she ran the red lightat North Wehe Avenue, according to police reports.Her car hit a blue Mercury Villager minivan h


Pasco city council meets to discuss red light cameras with vendor

PASCO, Wash. —The Pasco city council is still deciding on whether to approve red-light cameras at busy intersections, but on Monday night they had a chance to question the vendor contracted to do the work if the measure gets approved.City leaders are considering the cameras to catch drivers blowing


The Tri-Cities has asked for a daily Los Angeles flight for years. Now it has one

United Airlines will begin offering a daily flight catering to business travelers between the Tri-Cities Regional Airport and Los Angeles International this spring.Allegiant Airlines already provides seasonal service to LAX, but caters to leisure travelers.The Port of Pasco and the airline were expe


‘Cathead’ biscuits are coming to Kennewick. It’s a Southern thing

A Kennewick couple is putting together a food truck to bring Southern-style biscuits and barbecue to the Tri-Cities.Charlotte Williams and husband Kelly expect to hit the road as KC’s Biscuits and BBQ in 2019. The truck will center on Southern-style “cathead” biscuits, so called because of their siz


Man who threatened to shoot Kadlec employees works at hospital

Kadlec has confirmed the suspect, 51-year-old Matthew Ganz, is an employee of Kadlec and came by on his day off.