Stories tagged: Benton City
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A squirrel that caused a short circuit in a electric transformer is suspected of starting a 4,500-acre wildfire that threatened 50 homes in the Benton City area over the holiday …
Fri., June 8, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
Authorities say a Pasco police officer shot and killed a man who refused to release a hostage during a standoff at a Benton City home.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
A Benton City man is dead after breaking into an apartment and shooting at a couple in bed before turning the gun on himself.
Thu., June 22, 2017, 9:07 a.m.
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office discovered $1.6 million worth of illegal marijuana at a Washington house while checking on a domestic dispute report.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Federal officials are investigating after a city banned a small horse a man says is his service animal needed on walks to improve his health.
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016, 6:56 a.m.
A Benton City man will spend 30 years in federal prison for forcing two girls to have sex with customers at migrant labor camps and motels and keeping the earnings …
Tue., June 14, 2016, 6:30 a.m.
The Benton City Economic Development Council’s revitalization committee is running a quirky pet election on Facebook with a serious aim: Raise money to sterilize and immunize the feral cats overrunning …