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07/25/2017
A relative of Cleveland's mayor has been indicted on weapons charges. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/2gYREdZ ) Frank Jackson Jr., grandson of Mayor Frank Jackson, was indicted Friday for carrying a concealed … Click to Continue »
07/25/2017
A woman approached the back of a Minneapolis police car and "slapped" it shortly before an Australian woman was shot and killed by an officer, according to a search warrant … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017
Several bike paths along the Columbia River in Kennewick and Pasco will be closed during this year’s Water Follies weekend July 27-30. Columbia Park east of Edison Street will be … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017
Something went wrong as delegates to the American Legion’s Washington state convention were preparing for a banquet Friday in Kennewick. Just exactly what isn’t clear, but both sides agree it … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017
Earlier this morning, Pasco Police responded to a call of shots fired at the Tahitian Inn in Pasco. 
07/24/2017
In the month of June, the Kennewick Police Department joined the Benton County Sheriff's Office to resolve a dozen cases of graffiti in Finley. 
07/24/2017
Planning for growth in West Richland, and the appropriate pace, are key issues in a primary race for the West Richland City Council. Current Councilman John Smart, former Councilman Robert … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017

NBC Right Now

Pasco Police investigating two Saturday night car fires
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PASCO, WA - Pasco Police are looking for the suspect in what they believe were two cases of arson that happened on Saturday night. PPD and Pasco Fire were called to the 700 block of West Shoshone Avenue after reports of two fires around 11:30 p.m..
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07/24/2017
Pasco Police are looking for the suspect in what they believe were two cases of arson that happened on Saturday night. 
07/24/2017

Check out these photos from the Tri-City Herald for the week of July 16-22, 2017.

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07/24/2017
Gold Star Mother Joelle Ellis of Kennewick talks about her son, Robert Ellis, who was killed on June 18, 2013 when a rocket hit Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan. The Kennewick American Legion Post 4 is named in his honor. … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017
HUNTERS, Wash. - While there are families under level two and level three evacuation notices because of the Bissell Fire, there are also a lot of families who don't have electricity in their homes because of the fire. The power outage currently affects people who live in Gifford all the way down Highway 25 to about where the Two Rivers Casino is.
07/24/2017
A motorcycle rider remained in critical condition Monday after he crashed on Interstate 82 the night before. Stephen F. Siler, 69, of Kennewick, was heading west on the highway at … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017
LATAH COUNTY, Wash. - A Ferry County, Washington, Judge has approved an extradition request Monday to move teen murder suspects Matthew McKetta and Keagan Tennant back to Latah County in North Idaho. KHQ was there as Tennant, the son a Pullman Police officer, was escorted into jail Friday.
07/24/2017
Two men were stabbed in a knife fight inside a boarded up Pasco home Monday afternoon. A 34-year-old man with serious knife wounds was found on the sidewalk about 3 … Click to Continue »
07/24/2017
HUNTERS, Wash. - Those who live around Hunters can see the difference in the air as firefighters make good progress on the Bissell fire. But, level 2 and 3 evacuation notices are still in place for those who live adjacent to the fire. Rachel Hiskey got the notice Sunday night when she first heard a helicopter, and then noticed smoke. “Our peace has gone for a while, yes,” she says.
07/24/2017
SPOKANE, Wash. - On Saturday, just south of Spokane along Highway 195 a fire broke out. The small brush fire started around 10 a.m. and started spreading. Dubbed the Snag Fire, it grew to about 10 acres  and triggered some evacuation orders nearby before it was contained. However, according to Spokane County Fire District 3 Chief Cody Rohrbach, had they had air support sooner, it potentially could have stayed small.
07/24/2017
Right now, Pasco Police are investigating a stabbing that happened this afternoon. 
07/24/2017

NBC Right Now

CBC names finalists for College President
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PASCO, WA - Three finalists will be interviewed in the month of August for the position of President of Columbia Basin College. The position became open when Rich Cummins resigned as president of the college in March after 27 years at CBC; the last ...

07/24/2017
CHELAN, Wash. - The Washington Department of Emergency Management reports a small earthquake struck about 10 miles from Chelan, Washington Monday afternoon. The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network reports the quake happened just before 1 p.m. Monday and was a 3.3 magnitude quake. 
07/24/2017
SPOKANE, Wash. - Donna (a.k.a. Douglas) Perry was given three life sentences without parole or early release for the murder of three women back in 1990. "Ms. Perry, you killed these women for nothing but the sport of it," said Judge Price. Also saying that this was the most complicated criminal case he has seen in his career.
07/24/2017

Police arrest man after burglary
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PASCO, WA - A man is facing burglary charges after breaking into a home in Pasco. The homeowner called police around 9:30 Sunday morning, saying he heard a noise in his garage on the 4800 block of west Nixon. The man went to see what the noise was ...

07/23/2017

KHQ Right Now

Level 3 evacuations issued for Bissell Fire burning in Stevens County
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Level three evacuations have been issued in Stevens County as firefighters battle the Bissell Fire near Hunters, Washington. The latest from DNR is that the fire is at 50 acres and no structures have been lost. Level 3 evacuations were issued just ...

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07/23/2017
STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. - Update 7:10 p.m.: Trooper Jeff Sevigney with Washington State Patrol reports the Bissell fire near Hunters, Washington, is 411 acres and 10 percent contained as of Monday night. All evacuation orders for residents in the vicinity have been lifted Monday night according to Stevens County Emergency Management.
07/23/2017

NBC Right Now

Pasco heroin bust
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They arrested Alvaro Espinosa-Cortez after finding him asleep in a running car holding a glass pipe commonly used to smoke meth. Inside his car they also found a gun which he wasn't legally allowed to possess.and materials that tested positive for both ...

07/23/2017

The Spokesman-Review

Snag Fire burning along US Highway 195 south of Spokane mostly contained, fire crews say
The Spokesman-Review
The Snag Fire burning south of Spokane along U.S. Highway 195 was mostly contained by Sunday evening, fire crews said. Cameron Stewart, spokesman for the Department of Natural Resources, said firefighters made “significant progress” Saturday when ...

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07/23/2017
SCHWANA, Wash. (AP) - Firefighters from Districts 8 and 10 quickly extinguished a small brush fire Saturday evening cause by a crash of a stolen vehicle. Fire crews were called just before 6 p.m. to State Route 243 South and B-Street next to the gas station in Schwana, Washington, after witnesses reported a pickup had crashed, a brush fire had started, and a man was seen running from the crash.
07/23/2017
TACOMA, Wash. - Tacoma Police have arrested a 47-year-old man suspected of starting a fire at a home with his wife and two teenage children inside. Kenneth Massey was booked into Pierce County Jail early Sunday on investigation of attempted murder and arson. The News-Tribune reports that no one was hurt in the Saturday night fire. 
07/22/2017
DEER PARK, Wash. - Spokane County Fire District 4 reports that a fire in an apartment complex in Deer Park Saturday morning has been ruled accidental.  Firefighters were called to a fire at 15 N. Weber Ave. in Deer Park around 8:15 a.m. and found smoke and flames coming from the vents of the roof of a two story apartment building. All occupants of the building had been evacuated by Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies. 
07/22/2017
SPOKANE, Wash. - Washington State Patrol reports the Snag fire burning south of Spokane is 50 percent contained as of Saturday evening. Crews are expected to be on the scene of the fire through the night Saturday.