Richland School District says it will stick with morality clause in superintendent contracts
It also will include a clause requiring him not only to do his job legally and ethically, but also morally.
Sat May 18, 2013
'Biggest Loser' finalist in Kennewick
She also will be at Runners Soul for pictures and questions in Kennewick from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, May 17 during packet pickup.
Tue May 14, 2013
Washington state hops in high demand; Cougar Ale on the way
In 1980, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. founder Ken Grossman effectively put the Cascade hop of Yakima on the map.
Governor Jay Inslee was in the Yakima Valley Monday evening, at a community celebration honoring the National Teacher of the Year, Jeff Charbonneau.
Do You Believe in MAGIC? Mentoring a Girl in Construction Camp
Do you believe in magic? For the next four days, more than a dozen girls will be getting their hands dirty at Mentoring a Girl in Construction Camp, or MAGIC.
Senator Sharon Brown Files to Retain 8th District Seat
Brown was unanimously selected by Benton County Commissioners last January to replace the Senate seat vacated by former State Senator Jerome Delvin.
Mon May 13, 2013
Tri-Cities Community Honors Outstanding Citizen
This year the honor goes to Allen Brecke. Brecke told NBC Right Now he is very honored to be named the Tri-Citian of 2013 and he is inspired now to live up to that title.
Groundwater Contamination Cleanup at Hanford Ahead of Schedule
The U.S. Department of Energy announced Monday that workers have exceeded DOE's annual goal of removing 500 pounds of hexavalent chromium from groundwater before the end of the fiscal year.
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Grandview man found dead in Yakima River
At approximately 0600 hours, May 12, a fisherman reported a body floating in the Yakima River near the Wanawish Dam.
Director plans to enter movie shot in Lower Yakima Valley into film festivals
It's been almost two years since Rick Castaneda started filming his movie, Cement Suitcase, in the Lower Yakima Valley.
Sat May 11, 2013
Prosser man charged after injuries on farm
A Prosser farmer could face up to a year in jail after prosecutors say he failed to properly store hazardous waste that severely burned three men on a farm in Benton County.
Fri May 10, 2013
Our Voice: Prosser schools should keep controversial book on library shelves
The committee of administrators, teachers, parents and a student recommended the books remain on the shelves.
Thu May 09, 2013
Search on for Grandview man whose car was found in Prosser
Prosser police are searching for a Grandview man who has been missing since Sunday when his car was found abandoned on Wine Country Road in Prosser.
Wed May 08, 2013
Valley businesses to offer specials
If you didn't sample enough wine these past weeks during the region's spring barrel tastings, there's another chance.
Architect to analyze Benton County courtnouse
An architecture firm with an office in Kennewick will provide analysis and cost estimates for some proposed improvements at the Benton County courthouse in Prosser.
1 challenged book stays; other in flux after Prosser School Board meeting
One book challenged by a social studies teacher will remain in school libraries, but the fate of another is not yet entirely decided.
Thu May 02, 2013
Area farmers markets opening Saturday
Don’t sleep in Saturday. If you do you’ll miss the first fresh greens, radishes and other early produce at the five farmers markets opening for the season.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Wi-Fi coming to a school bus near you?
It's not just a school bus -- it's a spot to check email and do homework. Prosser is one of a few districts in Eastern Washington with wi-fi access on a school bus.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
High winds in Eastern Washington, snow in Cascades
Chains are required on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass Monday morning because of snow.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Prosser teacher appeals to school board over books
Two books challenged by a Prosser High School teacher will go before the Prosser School Board in a final effort to have them removed from school libraries.