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Racial slur spray painted along a Kennewick trail

KENNEWICK, Wash. - On June 17th, Reka Robinson was walking her dog along a trail near Columbia Drive when she came across a racial slur spray painted on the path. A path she frequently walks, only a mile from her home. She took a photo and continued her walk. One...
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Pasco police arrest alleged robber after K9 chase

PASCO, Wash. — Police in Pasco were called to a disturbance at the Americana Apartments on June 24 around 10:30 p.m. Responding Officer Phill Hanks did not see anything at the scene, but did find a woman walking around N 18th Avenue and W Sylvester Street. She told him she had been in a physical disturbance, and police say there was a valid No Contact Order between the woman and the other person involved.
PASCO, WA
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Fireworks laws and regulations for Tri-Cities in 2022

TRI-CITIES, Wash. — Each city has their own fireworks laws when it comes to the holiday seasons. The city’s fire departments and districts told us what their fireworks laws are for the Fourth of July. Pasco The City of Pasco allows non-aerial fireworks. “Buy them in Pasco, that’s what’s legal in Pasco,” said Ben Shearer, the Public Information Officer for...
TRI-CITIES, WA
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Scheduling Conflict Forces Change to Hermiston’s Fireworks Show

The Independence Day weekend fireworks show at the Hermiston Butte will take place on Sunday, July 3 at 10 p.m. instead of the July 4. The city was informed recently that the licensed pyrotechnician originally scheduled to oversee the annual fireworks show on Monday, July 4 was no longer available for the event. The city was able to secure another licensed pyrotechnician for the evening of July 3. The show will last approximately 20 minutes, slightly shorter than previous years.
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Stabbed bus driver's wife turns tragedy into advocacy

Earlier this year, Pasco school bus driver, Richard Lenhart, was fatally stabbed while driving a bus of 35 children in broad daylight. This tragedy left bus drivers and parents across the country in fear. Today, Richard's wife, Nancy, took the first step in her journey towards improving bus safety. She...
PASCO, WA
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Muret-Gaston Winery opens Kennewick tasting room in Columbia Gardens

KENNEWICK, Wash. — When Kyle and Amy Johnson were planning to open Muret-Gaston Winery, they wanted a label that reflected their family’s sense of tradition and their joint French heritage. They found it within the beautiful letters their maternal grandfathers wrote home during their military service in World War II.
KENNEWICK, WA

‘These are needed services:’ Benton County commissioners to secure second building for mental health facility

BENTON COUNTY, Wash. — Benton County commissioners are searching for a second building to lease as part of the proposed behavioral health treatment center set in Kennewick. Originally, the county was preparing to turn the former Kennewick General Hospital building, also known as the Trios Auburn Campus, on Auburn St. into a one-stop shop for mental health and drug recovery.
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Crash Sends Benton County Deputy to Area Hospital

Because this involved a law enforcement agency, the Washington State Patrol will conduct the investigation. Monday morning crash injures Benton County Deputy. According to the Benton County Sheriff's Department, one of their Deputies sustained minor injuries in a crash in south Kennewick Monday morning, 6-27. Around 9 AM, the BCSO...
BENTON COUNTY, WA

Drunk Driver Slams Median, Drives Away Smoking and Dripping

An early Sunday morning crash was easy for Kennewick Police to trace. An intoxicated driver leaves a trail of fluids behind. Around 5 AM Sunday morning, Kennewick Police were alerted to a potential issue when they saw a car driving near West Deschutes and North Kellogg Streets with smoke pouring from the engine compartment. Not something you see every day!
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