Local Man Accused of Videotaping Girlfriend’s Friend Showering
Damien Williams, a resident of Benton County, is on trial for secretly videotaping his girlfriend's best friend while she was in the bathroom. In November of 2012 William's girlfriend Rosa Chavez discovered an unsettling video on her computer...
Suspect Found in Kennewick’s First Murder of the Year
Grant Scantling, the prime suspect in a Friday-night murder on 8th Place, was found by police.
Kennewick Police Use Taser on Teen Threatening Mother With Knives
Tuesday night Kennewick police used a taser on a 17-year-old boy who had pulled three large kitchen knives on his mother and her friend. The boy’s mother, Floriza Vejar and her friend Judith Sixtos had been reportedly watching TV when Vejar’s son chased both women out of the house with three kitchen knives...
Public Gives Input for Tri-Ciites Water Park
The public gave feedback on plans for a possible waterpark on Sandifur Parkway just west of the Broadmoor Park Outlet Mall Wednesday night. The event was hosted by the The Tri-Cities Regional Public Facilities District.
Rock Wood Fired Pizza Restaurant Coming to Kennewick
A gourmet pizza joint featuring classic rock music is coming soon to Kennewick. The City of Kennewick is selling 1.26 acres of property located at the corner of 395 & Hildebrand Blvd. for approximately $413,000 to H & H Northwest Companies, LLC. The...
PNNL Scientist Holding Seminar on Benefits of Buying an Electric Vehicle in Kennewick
Dr. Michael Kintner, a scientist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, will give a presentation on the benefits of buying an electric vehicle Tuesday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in the Mid-Columbia Library, located at 1620 S. Union Street in Kennewick...
Date a Pacific Northwest Prisoner Via Meet-An-Inmate.com
Having a hard time meeting that special someone? Try looking at your local penitentiary via Meet-An-Inmate.com! Dating an inmate seems unconventional but I imagine that it has its perks. If you struggle with commitment, but are looking for someone loyal, why NOT date someone at arm's length?!
The Oscar Meyer Weinermobile Visits Kennewick
The Oscar Mayer Weinermobile will be at the Kennewick Senior Center today, February 14th from Noon to 1:30 during the Senior Center’s annual Valentine Bingo and Dessert Social.The center is located on 500 S. Auburn St. The famous 27-foot long vehicle will be open to the public for tours and pictures...
Tri-Cities Doctor Accused of Fondling Breasts of Unconscious Cancer Patients
Earlier this month a Benton County Superior Court judge ordered Dr. Lloyd Olson to pay his former employer's attorney fees after Olson lost a suit he filed for back wages. It appears the judge sided against Olson because a technician at a local hospital testified he touched women inappropriately while they were knocked out before surgery.
SWAT Team in Standoff With Gang Member Tuesday in Richland
The regional SWAT team was in a one-hour standoff with a dangerous gang member and sex offender in Richland Tuesday over a gun crime about two blocks from Marcus Whitman Elementary and four blocks from Carmichael Middle School. According to a press release, Ricco Garza is a criminal who had been pursued for months by authorities in Florida and Portland and was finally cornered in a Richland reside
Don’t Miss Grapestompede 2012 THIS Weekend
Historic Downtown Kennewick is hosting a day of family fun! The Grapestompede, a free event for the whole family will be held Saturday, Sept. 8 from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. This event will have over 46 vendors, a chalk art contest, live entertainment, and of course the grape stomping.
Pooch Plunge 2012
Tri-City Dog Parks Society is hosting a SUPER FUN fundraising event. Bring your dog to swim! Splish Splash! At the wading pool, Sept 8th & 9th 2012. I took my dog last year. She is a spoiled lap dog who doesn't enjoy getting wet. But EVEN she was coaxed into joining the fun! ...