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  1. Franklin County embezzler moved to Walla Walla for medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 |

    Dennis M. Huston, who stole as much as $2.8 million from Franklin County during the course of 22 years of public service, was transferred this past week to the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla after spending three years in Connell at Coyote Ridge Corrections Center. Huston's move triggered an automatic notification from the Department of Corrections.


  2. Republicans caucus in Benton, Franklin counties ahead of May primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 |

    As many as 500 Republicans from 25 precincts in Benton County were expected to caucus Saturday at the Benton County Fairgrounds. Precinct committee officer Victor Morris said those attending would talk about their preferences for the party's presidential nominee as well as choose precinct delegates to the county Republican conventions and discuss the state party's platform.


  3. Franklin County expands software safety net to protect its financesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 |

    Franklin County continues to adapt its financial management systems to prevent a repeat of the 2012 scandal involving a public works administrator who embezzled more than $2.8 million over a 22-year timespan. Franklin County commissioners voted Wednesday to pay up to $115,000 for the WinCAMS cost accounting and project software system for its public works department.


  4. Benton, Franklin counties send property tax statementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 |

    Benton County property owners will pay a collective $198 million in property taxes in 2016. That's 3 percent more than last year.


  5. Herald web readers go for big fish, crime stories in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 |

    SSC North American founder Jerod Shelby poses with his company's Tuatara car at an unveiling event at Pebble Beach. He expects a West Richland facility should be finished in 2016 and start making cars the next year.


  6. Thumbs up to selflessness and courageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 |

    "I feel like I have to go to work every day, I feel like I have to be there. I have a responsibility."


  7. Wrongly released Tri-City man returned to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 |

    The former Tri-City resident served more than eight years of an 11-year sentence at the Washington State Penitentiary at Walla Walla and Coyote Ridge Corrections Center in Connell. He'd pleaded guilty to first-degree assault and first-degree robbery following a 2005 home invasion in Kennewick.


  8. Franklin County fire district loses invoices detailing spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 |

    A state audit showed a Franklin County fire department lost invoices detailing how the agency spent a majority of its money last year. A secretary with Franklin Fire District 1 in Connell reportedly misplaced a bag containing invoices for 400 checks totaling $101,026, according to a state audit report.


  9. Connell prepared for Final Four soccer challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 |

    It has been six seasons since the Connell High School girls soccer team last made the Class 1A state semifinals. It would be a mistake, however, to dismiss this Eagles team as one that doesn't have the big-game experience to win at the Final Four, which begins Friday at Shoreline Stadium.


  10. Group wants Newhouse to reauthorize conservation fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 |

    Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside, is being "targeted" by a group wanting Congress to reauthorize a 50-year-old environmental fund that has paid for projects in the Tri-City area. Newhouse is among those the Western Values Project is asking to "stand up to" Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, the Natural Resources Committee's chairman, to reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.


  11. Matching a need for teachers with those wanting to teachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 |

    Jack Andreason listens to a group of students as they discuss their plans for a thermos design in his physical science class. Jack Andreason pointed to cotton batting, soda cans and foil on a counter and told his students he wanted to see thermos prototypes before the end of the period - tested, if possible.


  12. Our Voice: New radios and 911 center make smart combinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 |

    Tri-City law enforcement agencies are on the brink of turning a patchwork communication system into a comprehensive regional one. It just happens that a new radio system in Franklin County is in the works at the same time that the proposed consolidated 911 dispatch center also is getting support.


  13. Dogs saved from meat farm arrive in Tri-Cities for adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 |

    Elaine Allison, operations manager at Benton-Franklin Humane Society, smiles Monday as she pets Notta Burger. The shelter recently took in four Tosa Inu, a Japanese mastiff, rescued from a South Korean dog meat farm.


  14. Prep football follow: Top-ranked Royal takes down No. 4 ConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 |

    Kaden Jenks hit Sam Christensen for a key fourth-down conversion for the Royal Knights late in the fourth quarter to keep their final scoring drive alive and then intercepted a pass on Connell's final drive to preserve top-ranked Royal's 27-20 SCAC East win over the visiting Eagles on Friday night in Royal City. A critical pass interference penalty on Connell also put the Knights closer to a score on their final drive.


  15. Our Voice: Grateful for improvements a " now and in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 |

    From innovative ideas, to expansion, to life changes, there is a move to make the Mid-Columbia more inviting and more effective. Recently unveiled at the Tri-Cities Airport, the rebuilt concourse features artwork on engraved wall tiles reflecting life in our area.


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