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Tri-City area officials ponder stance on pot businesses
Sean Norton cleans the covers on grow lights in the vegetative room at Medicine Man in Denver.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Stolen West Richland veterans memorial items recovered
This is a picture of the intact memorial, taken during the fifth annual Time of Remembrance service in 2011 at Flat Top Park in West Richland.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Health insurance enrollment official to be in West Richland
A local official on the front lines of health insurance enrollment will be present Saturday in West Richland to provide information and answer questions about the new state-based health insurance exchange.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Richland School Board considers change to school plan
The Richland School Board is considering building another elementary school and moving sixth-graders back to the elementary level because of difficulty in finding suitable land to build a middle school.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Week in Photos - March 2-8, 2014
March 8, 2014 - A flock of sandhill cranes forage recently in a flooded field off Twin Bridges Road in West Richland.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Cavalcade of Authors celebrates its sixth year with 16 young adult writers
Sixteen authors in the young adult genre will join more than 1,000 Mid-Columbia middle and high school students Friday for the Cavalcade of Authors.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
First On KHQ: Othello Police Chief Resigns
OTHELLO, Wash.- The long-time Othello Police Chief has resigned. His name is Alvia Dunnagan, but he goes by his middle name of Steve.
WSU Tri-Cities plans Cougar Pride Days
Washington State University Tri-Cities is hoping to get some spring cleaning done on campus and to help some West Richland residents in need through a new service-based learning program.
Red Cross honors local residents
The Benton-Franklin chapter of the American Red Cross honored several local heroes Thursday -- from a Richland father who defended his daughter against an attacker, to a longtime Red Cross volunteer who hails from Benton City.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Veterans outraged by theft of items from memorial
The apparent theft of an M-16 rifle and helmet from a West Richland memorial has outraged Mid-Columbia veterans.
Letter: Street dance restrictions
The Cool Desert Nights street dance once was a true Tri-City event. In the past, the street dance was held at a neutral location such as Columbia Point Park, Howard Amon Park or the Uptown Shopping Center parking lot.
Duck nesting assistance in West Richland
Volunteer Mike Estes of the Richland Rod and Gun Club helps student Graceanna Littke lift her group's wood duck nesting box into place Thursday at Barker Ranch in West Richland.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Red Cross honors local 'Real Heroes'
The Benton-Franklin chapter of the American Red Cross honored several local heroes Thursday — from a Richland father who defended his daughter against an attacker, to a longtime Red Cross volunteer who hails from Benton City.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Nominations sought for small business awards
Businesses in Benton and Franklin counties with fewer than 60 full-time employees are encouraged to participate in the 19th annual Mid-Columbia Small Business Awards.
Authorities searching for West Richland man
Rex Brenner Youngblood, 22, is wanted by the Benton County Sheriff’s Office, according to Crime Stoppers.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
KEPR CBS 19
Teen suicide affects entire West Richland community
WEST RICHLAND, Wash. -- It is our policy that we do not report on suicides, but as a newsroom, we decided the grevity of this situation and the unusual nature of the case warranted coverage.
Police: 13-year-old dies in West Richland in apparent suicide
The boy died after shooting himself Saturday evening, West Richland police reported.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Citizens Academy shines light on West Richland Police Department
Whether you're a fan of television police shows, or just curious how a police department works, you may want to sign up for the West Richland Police Department's annual Citizens Academy.
West Richland police search for burglary suspects
West Richland police are searching for the suspects who broke into a West Richland business and stole guns and other items.
West Richland Police Chief defends mobile response van
West Richland Police Chief Brian McElroy said Friday that the city's mobile response van is a cost-effective asset for the community.