Prosser's city administrator has been placed on paid leave. The Tri-City Herald reports that it's unclear why David Stockdale was placed on leave Tuesday night. Howard Saxton, the city's contracted … Click to Continue »
The 7,500th environmentally friendly vehicle has been purchased in Washington state, ending the state's tax exemption program for clean-alternative fuel, electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles. The Olympian reported Tuesday that … Click to Continue »
A man once sworn to protect the public from crime was accused Wednesday of living a double life terrorizing suburban neighborhoods at night, becoming one of California's most feared serial … Click to Continue »
A Maui police officer has filed a lawsuit against the department claiming it has no psychologists to help police with mental health issues and has a pattern of retaliation, forcing … Click to Continue »
Deutsche Bank reports that its profit fell to 120 million euros ($146 million) in the first quarter as exchange rates and lower revenues at its investment bank weighed on profits. … Click to Continue »
An Alaska Native corporation will soon provide support services for the U.S. Navy in Guantanamo Bay, on the island of Cuba. CoastAlaska News reports that Tlingit Haida Tribal Business Corp. … Click to Continue »
The Latest on a serial killing and rape case in California (all times local): 10:20 p.m. The man charged with being the Golden State Killer, who killed a dozen people … Click to Continue »
An Australian nun whose missionary visa in the Philippines was revoked after the president complained about her joining opposition rallies says social advocacy and human rights are part of church … Click to Continue »
Officials at an upstate New York college have confirmed that norovirus sickened over 50 students. Hamilton College said Wednesday that testing confirmed norovirus. The highly contagious bug causes diarrhea, nausea, … Click to Continue »
A former Cleveland city councilman has been indicted on 26 misdemeanor charges for his votes on legislation awarding money to a design company that employed his wife. Joe Cimperman said … Click to Continue »
The mayor of a New Jersey city has introduced an order that would make single-occupancy bathrooms gender neutral. Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla signed the order Wednesday at City Hall. The … Click to Continue »
House lawmakers are set to vote on a bill allowing doctor-assisted suicide in Delaware. The legislation to be voted on Thursday allows an adult diagnosed with a terminal illness and … Click to Continue »
Officials in an old mill town in Maine hope a new municipal position will help boost their local economy. WABI-TV reports Lincoln officials have proposed an economic development director. Town … Click to Continue »
Police in New Hampshire are warning residents about possible rabid raccoons. Brentwood police tell WMUR-TV residents have experienced encounters with raccoons that were likely rabid. Police say residents should stay … Click to Continue »
Police have identified the driver killed in a two-vehicle highway crash in Derby. Investigators say 36-year-old Christopher Etes, of Sandy Hook, crashed into a box truck on Route 34 early … Click to Continue »
A police dog recovering from wounds suffered in a shooting that killed his handler has stopped by his Massachusetts police department for a visit. The Yarmouth Police Department posted pictures … Click to Continue »
The Vermont House has failed to override Republican Gov. Phil Scott's veto of a bill that would give the state more power to regulate children's products containing unsafe chemicals. The … Click to Continue »
A Mississippi delta city is being asked to declare a state of emergency after a sewer line has separated. The Greenwood Commonwealth reports that a 24-inch (61-centimeter) underground sewer line … Click to Continue »
A Kentucky jury has awarded two former coal miners who filed a civil lawsuit claiming defective dust masks led to their debilitating black-lung disease $67.5 million in damages. The Lexington … Click to Continue »
Kentucky State Police are teaming with federal drug enforcement officials to urge people to remove potentially dangerous medicines from their homes and dispose of them safely. State police say collection … Click to Continue »
Emergency responders across the Tri-Cities were busy doing some field training today.
Around 9 p.m. Tuesday night, NBC Right Now received a one-sentence press release stating that the City of Prosser put David Stockdale on paid administrative leave, effective immediately. It was without any explanation.
If you noticed people picketing at Kadlec in Richland today, here's why.
Federal investigators say problems first identified six years ago continue to plague the multi-billion-dollar Hanford vitrification plant that would be used to treat some of the nation's deadliest nuclear waste.
A former Prosser cop lost his job after several reports of misconduct while on duty.
We now know the name of the 49-year-old man who was shot and killed Tuesday morning in an alleyway near Yakima Valley College.
When we see flashing lights on the side of the road, we know to move over a lane or two and give police and emergency crews room to work.
A man with a gun robbed a pharmacy in Benton City on Tuesday, causing nearby schools to go into lock down.
Brown marmorated stink bugs creeping across floors, clinging to curtain folds, perching atop countertops.
Police say someone threw a Molotov cocktail at a car around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Last week, the formal investigation about an alleged eyebrow waxing at a Pasco daycare ended.
A mid-west company wants to freshen up downtown Richland.
Driving around Tri-Cities, you'll probably notice wires across the road in several different places. But what are they for?
Be prepared for traffic but Tracci says ''it's SO worth it.''
The Jury Duty scam has taken a new twist locally, according to Kennewick Police.
Members of IMPACT Percussion, a music group from the Kennewick Boys & Girls Club, were named World Champions at an annual percussion competition in Dayton, Ohio over the weekend.
Kids got to reel in the fun while catching fish today at Columbia Park during this years kid's fishing derby.
Today marks the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre in Colorado. Thousands of students across the nation participated in a nation-wide walk out in honoring the victim who died. Students at Hanford High School marched through the John Dam Plaza earlier this afternoon in Richland. Students not only honored victims of the Columbine shooting but also those who died at Majory Stoneman Douglass High School. Chase Freeman is the leader o...
By the time firefighters arrived, the detached garage was completely engulfed.
FRANKLIN COUNTY- A man is still missing after swimming in the Palouse Falls Saturday. Franklin County Sheriff's Deputies said the call came in around 5:30 p.m. about a possible drowning. Three men in their early 20s had been swimming in the pool of water below the falls. The strong current swept the three men underwater, and only two resurfaced. Park Rangers, Franklin County She Riff's Office, Pasco Fire, Life Flight, and Columbia Basin Dive Rescue all responded. Richlan...