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  1. Badger Club: Getting a fair chance after prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 17 |

    Coyote Ridge Correctional Facility in Connell. At the next Columbia Basin Badger Club meeting, members will discuss the hardships ex-offenders face when they are released from jail, and what communities can do to help.


  2. Shea ll die behind bars. Ex-prison guard sentenced for a cold-bloodeda Kennewick murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 23 |

    ... 2016. The former corrections officer will spend the rest of her life behind bars for the crimes. Theresa Wiltse of Connell was sentenced to life in prison Friday for the 2016 kidnapping and murder of Sandra Harris, a Kennewick woman who was ...


  3. Mid-Columbia: Chase rallies Connell, cana t complete comeback against ZillahRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 |

    Silas Chase hit a pair of 3 pointers in the final 2 minutes to score a game-high 22 points, but the Connell High School basketball team couldn't come all the way back against the visiting Zillah Leopards on Thursday, falling 67-66 in a nonleague game. Zillah led 56-46 after the third quarter, and was able to hold off Connell - which fell to 3-0 - with a late, game-winning field goal by Antonio Salinas, who had 14 points.


  4. Indians advance in championship gamesRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2017 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    The Colville Indians advance to the second round of the WIAA Football Championships with a 29-14 victory over the Connell Eagles. Head coach Randy Cornwell felt that the Indians played a tough team very well, "Connell has a bunch of big strong kids, but our kids prepared well and were ready to go.


  5. Hea s accused of pocketing $359,000 for Pasco a ghosta workers. Plea deal will let him go freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 |

    A former ranch foreman accused of cashing 575 checks for "ghost employees" has taken a deal that could clear his name in two years. The former Connell wrestling coach is charged with stealing $359,000.


  6. Two teen girls hurt in early morning wreck near ConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 |

    Two teenage girls were hurt early Saturday when the car they were in left the road and rolled about two miles outside Connell. Leslie A. Llamas, 16, of Royal City, and Maira Castro-Preciado, 18, of Moses Lake, were taken to Othello Community Hospital, where they were treated and later released.


  7. Small-School football glace: SCAC East, EWAC up for grabs in Connell-Royal, Holy BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 |

    In the SCAC East, it's a rematch of the 2016 state championship game as undefeated Connell travels to undefeated Royal, a team that has outscored its opponents 330-3 this season, and is on a 33-game win streak dating to 2015. The only two teams with 4-0 records in the EWAC square off as Tri-Cities Prep heads to DeSales for the Holy Bowl.


  8. Richland, Prosser, Connell ranked in volleyball pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 |

    ... at 10-0, found themselves ranked No. 8 in this week's Class 4A poll, voted on by coaches throughout the state. The Connell Eagles, 8-1 in SCAC East play, are ranked No. 5 in the 1A poll, while Prosser (8-2 overall, 4-0 CWAC) is ranked No. 9 in the ...


  9. Agri Aide in Connell fined 105K for alleged ag worker hiring violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 |

    State officials have fined an agriculture company in Othello $105,000 for allegedly violating required conditions in hiring farm workers. The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries said Monday that Agri Aide's fine is the largest by the department against a farm labor contractor.


  10. Prosser battles Selah for control of the CWAC SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 |

    Coming off a Week 3 shocker of a defeat at the hands of the Othello Huskies, the Prosser High School football team has to bounce back for its most important game of the regular season, at home Friday against the Selah Vikings. With Selah beating reigning CWAC champ Ellensburg 42-35 last week - sending the normally dynamic Bulldogs into a spiraling 0-3 start with losses to Royal and Connell as well - and the realignment of the Class 2A conference into two divisions, the winner of this week's tilt will be well on its way to a CWAC South division title.


  11. Ex-Connell councilwoman repays embezzled $315,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 |

    A former Connell bookkeeper has paid back more than $315,000 to cover the money she embezzled from a local cemetery district and a Mesa farmer. Franklin County Prosecutor Shawn Sant said it is "kind of a rare occasion" when restitution is paid in full so quick on theft cases of this magnitude.


  12. Royal, Connell look to continue dominance in SCAC EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 |

    Corbin Christensen, right, goes up for a catch against Connell during the 2016 state championship, which Royal won 25-10. Christensen caught 19 touchdown passes last year, and will likely be the top target for first-year, junior quarterback Sawyer Jenks.


  13. BYU football: Matt Hadley's move to linebacker carries on family traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... teams. Essentially, the coaching staff is just looking for a way to get the 6-foot, 215-pound native of rural Connell, Washington, on the field. "He's just a good ballplayer," defensive coordinator Ilaisa Tuiaki said of Hadley. "I thought he did ...


  14. BYU football: Matt Hadley switches to linebacker to fill void left by Francis BernardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Provo a Matt Hadley hasn't played as many positions at BYU to match the number of years he's been in the football program, but he is getting close. The senior from Connell, Wash., was projected a couple weeks ago to replace Kai Nacua as BYU's starting free safety, but Francis Bernard's starting weakside linebacker spot opened up last week with news of his non-availability, and Hadley has been moved to that spot.


  15. Letter: Port of Pasco seeks balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 |

    ... which represents East Pasco, has 25,048; District 2 covering west Pasco has 29,129; and District 3, which spans from Connell to North Pasco, has 33,997. I suspect that Mr. Lathim was somehow confusing districts in the Port of Pasco with the ...


  16. BYU football: Former RB Matt Hadley in mix to replace Kai Nacua at starting free safetyRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The senior from Connell, Wash., who followed his linebacker brother Spencer's footsteps to BYU way back in 2012, got a tryout at running back in the spring as the Cougars looked for a replacement for Jamaal Williams. But Hadley had a balky foot injury that precluded him from showing the form he displayed in high school when he rushed for a state-record 47 touchdowns as a junior and a state-record 746 points in his career.


  17. 2 die from heat. Hottest Tri-City day of the year still to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 |

    ... weeds, Blasdel said. In a second case the same week, a 67-year-old man was mowing and whacking weeds at a house in Connell. A worker across the street saw him at 10 a.m. and he looked fine, but a couple hours later the worker returned from lunch to ...


  18. Election Day is Tuesday a " herea s what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 |

    ... Council seats are hotly contested, with primaries for spots on the Kennewick, Richland, West Richland, Pasco and Connell councils. At last count, about 13 percent of Benton County ballots had been returned. In Franklin County, the number was 11.6 ...


  19. Connella s mayor looks to fend off 2 challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 |

    The race for Connell's mayor post pits a one-term incumbent against two challengers, including a former city councilman. Mayor Bruce "Blacky" Blackwell is looking to defend his seat against Lee Barrow, a former councilman, and Mauro V. Ortiz, a city government newcomer.


  20. Woman injured when car rolled east of KahlotusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 |

    Lillie M. Meade, 26, of Kahlotus, was heading east in a Chevy Impala at 4:50 p.m. when her car went off the road and rolled about 22 miles east of Connell, the Washington State Patrol said.


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