53 min ago
Summer DUI Patrols
Law enforcement agencies throughout the State of Washington will conduct extra DUI patrols from June 21, 2013 through July 7, 2013.
4 hrs ago
Commissioners to Discuss Levy for Franklin Co. Fire District 3 EMS
The Board of Fire Commissioners for Franklin County Fire District 3 will hold a public meeting next week to discuss putting the levy to continue funding for emergency medical services up for a vote.
4 hrs ago
Kennewick Bank Gives Back To Community
The bank raised the money by raffling off picnic baskets and setting up donation boxes.
4 hrs ago
Oregon Unemployment Rate Drops Below 8 Percent
The Oregon Employment Department says the state's unemployment rate has dipped below 8% for the first time since the recession in the fall of 2008.
19 hrs ago
Idaho Woman Safely Found in Wheat Field After Missing for 24-hours
395 just north of Pasco. Franklin County Sheriff's Deputies say she was found just about a half-mile east of the Country Mercantile resting in a wheat field.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Jurors in Tashia Stuart murder trial view Pasco crime scene photos
Dozens of crime scene photos were shown in court Monday as a forensic scientist described where he found bullet fragments, blood and other evidence after the fatal shooting of Judy Hebert.
Idaho woman goes missing in Washington
A North Idaho woman went missing Sunday in Franklin County. Police are searching for the girl who was on her way home from Hermiston, Oregon to Sandpoint, Idaho.
Our Voice: Thumbs up to Leadership Tri-Cities Class XVIII
Members of Leadership Tri-Cities Class XVIII left a legacy that will help generations of veterans transition to civilian life.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Fire blackens Pasco home
A Pasco firefighter vents the attic of one-story Pasco home that was severely damaged by a fire about 6:30 p.m. Saturday.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Blueberry harvest begins this week: acreage, volume continue to grow
Deborah Davis gently rolled off a ripe blueberry from a cluster with a mix of blue, purple and green berries at Berry Blue Farms near Burbank.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Franklin County commissioners OK development near Pasco
Franklin County commissioners voted 3-0 Wednesday to approve a new 30-acre residential development to be built northwest of Pasco.
Franklin Co. judge stands by decision to continue murder trial
After listening to the recording of a 45-minute interview with Judy Hebert’s neighbor, Superior Court Judge Cameron Mitchell stuck with his earlier ruling that Pasco detectives can be used by the defense to question her statements.
Census: King County increasingly dominates state's population
This may come as unwelcome news to voters in other parts of Washington: King County has even more weight to throw around in statewide elections now.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Franklin Co. man files civil complaint against Pasco School District
A Franklin County man accuses the Pasco School District of using public resources to support its bond campaign to build new schools earlier this year.
Benton & Franklin County Click It or Ticket Results
Between May 20th and June 2nd, extra law enforcement patrolled county roads looking for drivers using electronic devices or riding without a seatbelt.
Pasco murder trial to move ahead, jury returns Tuesday
Judge Cameron Mitchell enters the Franklin County Courthouse before making a decision in the murder trial of Tashia Stuart, who is charged with first-degree murder with aggravating circumstances and attempted first-degree murder.
Basin City man died from gunshot wound, blunt force trauma
Frank V. Sanchez was found dead in his home on the 1400 block of Fairway Road shortly after 9 a.m. Sanchez had a gunshot wound to the head and police believe he was killed sometime between 5 a.m. and 9 a.m., according to the sheriff’s office.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Letter: Environmentalist's column on bladderpod sidestepped farmers' concerns
"Let them eat cake." Noah Greenwald, ecologist at the Center for Biological Diversity's Portland office, seems as out of touch as Marie Antoinette before the French Revolution.
Kahlotus City Council race is a family affair
Living in a home on the same property as your mother-in-law can be stressful enough.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Community rallies to help Pasco horse rescue farm
Spot-O-Faith Farm's operator Linda Christiano said she has received checks totaling about $2,400, as well as donations of feed and hay for the farm, and some new volunteers.