Pasco bans marijuana sales
The Pasco City Council voted 6-1 Monday evening to ban recreational and medical marijuana businesses in the city limits.
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Sun Jul 20, 2014
Benton County says sales tax increase needed for agencies to keep up with population growth
Tri-City Regional SWAT team members run to cover in 2012 behind one of their vehicles at a standoff at the Irving Place Apartments at 100 N. Irving Street in Kennewick.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
West Richland wants to add police officers
West Richland Police Chief Brian McElroy would like to have a minimum of two police officers on duty at all times in the city.
West Richland voters asked to renew levy for fire service
West Richland-area residents are being asked to renew a property tax levy to maintain fire service at current levels.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Richland school boundary scenarios unveiled
Students from the community help with a groundbreaking ceremony for the new elementary school in south Richland between Gala Way and Brantingham Road near the intersection with Westclife Boulevard.
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WSP: Driver could have been on drugs in Van Giesen crash
KEPR has new information on a serious car crash in West Richland. Troopers now believe the driver may have been high on marijuana when she caused a wreck Wednesday afternoon.
Using the river to beat the heat
Friends Kristina Mackie, left, 20, and Ashlee Mearns, 17, both of Kennewick, hold hands Wednesday as they try to stay together while floating down the Yakima River in West Richland.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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Vets memorial in West Richland vandalized again
For the second time this year, the veterans memorial at Flat Top Park in West Richland was vandalized.
Emergency workers respond to injury wreck in West Richland
Members of the West Richland Police Department and Washington State Patrol investigate a two car accident at the intersection at West Van Giesen Street and Keene Road in West Richland.
Flat Top Memorial Vandalized Again
The fallen soldiers memorial that was vandalized at Flat Top Park in West Richland that was restored and re-dedicated July 4th has been vandalized again.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Benton County brush fires about half contained; West Richland fire continues
Brush fires east of Prosser and between Hildebrand and Clodfelter Roads in Kennewick are at least 50 percent contained, according to fire officials.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
16 prepare for Tri-City scholarship pageants
Ten women and six teens will compete this summer in hopes of being crowned the next Miss Tri-Cities or Miss Tri-Cities Outstanding Teen.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Coroner identifies body found at West Richland ball field
The Benton County Coroner’s Office has identified the person found Sunday in an unused ball field concession stand in West Richland as Daniel Wayne Taylor, 22. Taylor died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the coroner's office said.
Coroner Identifies Body Found Saturday in West Richland
The Benton County Coroner identifies the body found this past Saturday in the concession stand for a former West Richland little league park.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Eric Herman performs catchy kid tunes July 15 in Kennewick, Pasco
After losing his wife Roseann to cancer a year ago, West Richland musician Eric Herman is back doing what he loves most, singing catchy tunes for kids.
Basin Disposal to get natural gas trucks
Basin Disposal is converting its fleet of more than 70 garbage trucks from diesel to natural gas, and opening up its fueling station to other businesses.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
West Richland urban growth area request going to commissioners
West Richland's request to expand its urban growth area to include the former Tri-City Raceway is moving to Benton County commissioners for approval with an unanimous recommendation from the county planning commission.
Temple building under construction in Kennewick
Jason Hagans, left, and Ken Retzloff, both employees of MP Construction of West Richland work from a scissors lift Monday on the steep pitched roof of a new temple building being constructed at the LAO Buddhist Temple on West 27th Avenue in Kennewick.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Vandalized veterans memorial in West Richland fixed, rededicated
The vandalized veterans memorial in West Richland's Flat Top Park has been fixed, but more work needs to be done.
Prosser retail pot shop approved
Just because the state issues a license doesn’t mean pot stores can open. The retailers have to follow local regulations as well.