Stories tagged: Franklin County
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
Agencies in overdrive to find food for the hungry in Tri-Cities
Take a look around and count nine people. One of them, statistically, doesn’t know where their next meal is coming from, according to the food bank organization Feeding America.
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
Man dies after jumping onto moving train while fleeing police near Ritzville
A man fleeing from police near Ritzville died Tuesday when he jumped from an overpass and landed on a moving train, according to the Adams County Sheriff’s Office.
Fri., May 5, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Death of Washington mother of 3 linked to hantavirus
A Washington state mother of three’s death has been linked to hantavirus.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Ex-Pasco Police officer murder trial in Spokane delayed again
The former Pasco police officer charged with killing a Spokane prostitute in 1986 had his trial date moved from May 8 to October 2.
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 7:20 a.m.
Franklin County clears last hurdle for inquest into Pasco police-shooting case
The last step for an inquest to provide clarity on the shooting death of Antonio Zambrano-Montes by three Pasco police officers is done.
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 9:27 p.m.
Franklin County man convicted of killing woman and her toddler
A jury has found a 26-year-old man guilty of killing his 18-year-old girlfriend and her toddler in southeastern Washington.
Wed., July 27, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
Franklin County man tests positive for Zika
KENNEWICK – Authorities say a Franklin County man in his 30s has tested positive for the Zika virus after a recent trip to Mexico. The Tri-City Herald reports the Benton-Franklin …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 28, 2015, 8:45 p.m.
Commissioners remain at odds over Spokane County CEO job
After a public rebuke of Todd Mielke’s candidacy for Spokane County chief executive, Al French says he still wants a national search conducted by a headhunter. Mielke and Shelly O’Quinn …
UPDATED: Wed., June 10, 2015, 11:14 a.m.
Haskell: No comment on Richard Aguirre leak accusations
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell said his office will not be releasing the details that led one of his deputies to accuse law enforcement in Central Washington of leaking information …
Fri., June 25, 2010
Fire chief killed in ATV rollover
Investigators are continuing to look into the death of a rural Franklin County fire chief killed while fighting a brush fire Wednesday in Adams County.