Thu Aug 28, 2014
Peninsula Daily News
Live Music Column: a hodgepodge of hopping harmonies
THE BIG WEEKEND, signaling the end of summer, is upon us. There are so many choices of entertainment that no one should go hungry, and many of the venues have a menu, too.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
HIV/AIDS parent information night planned Sept. 2 in Prosser
2 on campus, 1203 Prosser Ave. Parents will receive an overview of the curriculum their child will be taught, meet the instructor and have questions answered.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Commercial projects encourage taxable sales growth in Pasco
The city saw nearly $222.5 million in taxable sales through the first quarter of this year compared with about $212.3 million through the same period last year.
Lack of project permits draws Yakima neighbors ire
About 4 feet deep, 40 feet wide and roughly 1,200 feet long, the hole dug by Borton Orchards is at the bottom of a steep hill and nearly reaches Turvey’s fence.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Prosser votes to impose moratorium on more pot shops
Prosser voted Tuesday night to impose a moratorium on recreational pot businesses within the city limits, while West Richland scheduled a public hearing Sept.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Thumbs up to voters who passed the Benton County safety tax
The 0.3 percent sales tax measure will add three cents to a $10 purchase and bring in an estimated $9 million annually, which will be used to beef up law enforcement in Benton County, Kennewick, Richland, West Richland and Prosser.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Five injured in Prosser accident
Five people were injured early Saturday in a one car rollover accident in Prosser, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Champion duck, goose callers to compete today in Columbia Park
Abel Cortina's passion for duck calling can be heard in his voice -- his words rise and fall with the wailing-siren cadence of a 50-second hail call.
Possible Prosser Pot Moratorium Not Affecting Booming Business At Altitude
Most cities in our region have bans or moratoriums on pot sales and one of the few cities that allows it is now reconsidering.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Race for second place in Benton Co. commissioner primary widens
The race for second place in the Benton County commissioner District 2 primary widened Thursday as more ballots were counted.
Prosser may put pot businesses on back burner for time being
At a special meeting Tuesday night, the Prosser City Council agreed to a moratorium on any additional marijuana businesses.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
First pot edibles, vape pens available tonight
Just past 8 am.., Cale Holdsworth, from Kansas, raises his arms with the first purchase of legal pot at Top Shelf Cannabis in Bellingham, Wash.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Prosser man gets at least 20 years for sex crimes
A Prosser man will spend at least 20 years in prison for sexually abusing two Kiona-Benton City High School girls he befriended on Facebook, then giving them marijuana.