Stories tagged: Kennewick
TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017, 11:12 A.M.
Oregon midwife charged with delivering babies in Kennewick without a license
An Oregon woman who has been a midwife for four decades is accused of illegally delivering at least two babies in Kennewick.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, MARCH 5, 2017, 2:03 P.M.
Kennewick cracks down on church-sponsored homeless camp
Conditions at 2625 W. Bruneau Place, near Vista Way and Highway 395, have prompted the city of Kennewick to consider a new ordinance to gain some control over the situation.
THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017, 12:26 P.M.
Kennewick man gets prison for stabbing his dad for recording over rap song
A 31-year-old man convicted of stabbing his dad in the chest told a judge Wednesday that he’s made some bad decisions in his life, but he’s not a bad person.
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 9:29 A.M.
Disease killing ducks, other birds at wildlife refuge
An outbreak of avian cholera has killed about 500 birds at the McNary National Wildlife Refuge in south-central Washington this week. The Tri-City Herald says crews on Thursday were at …
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 8:21 A.M.
Former Kennewick teacher charged with raping teen boy
A former Kennewick middle school teacher charged with sending sexually explicit photos of herself to at least four students is now accused of having sex with one of the boys.
SUNDAY, JAN. 8, 2017, 6:35 P.M.
Kennewick students warmed by help from faraway island town
As temperatures dipped into the single digits in the Mid-Columbia, a group of elementary students were warmed last week with the help of mothers 2,760 miles away.
MONDAY, DEC. 26, 2016, 11:18 A.M.
Homes, cars damaged in Kennewick drive-by
Kennewick police are investigating a drive-by shooting that caused Christmas Day property damage.
SUNDAY, DEC. 25, 2016, 4:28 P.M.
Accused kidnapper referred to state hospital for sixth time
A man accused of kidnapping and assault has been ordered to return to a state hospital for his sixth evaluation by psychologists since his arrest.
MONDAY, DEC. 19, 2016, 12:04 P.M.
Kennewick may repeal panhandling rules, deemed unconstitutional
Panhandling could become more visible in the Tri-Cities. A Kennewick law banning panhandling at some intersections is likely unconstitutional following a pair of court rulings expanding free speech rights to …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 7:49 A.M.
Hanford vapor lawsuit may be delayed again
The state of Washington and other plaintiffs in a lawsuit filed over Hanford chemical vapor protection have asked that the trial be delayed five months.
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 7:18 P.M.
Former pro baseball player charged with inappropriate comments to young girl
Former major league baseball player Marvin Benard has pleaded innocent to one count of communication with a minor for immoral purposes, a gross misdemeanor.
MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2016, 8:11 A.M.
Police: Woman admits abduction for ransom; victim found dead
A woman acknowledged kidnapping a woman she knew and picking up a $250,000 ransom that authorities handed over in hopes of the safe return of the victim, but her body …
SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 5:51 P.M.
FBI looks for abducted Washington woman after ransom demand
The FBI and local law enforcement agencies are looking for a Washington state woman after she was abducted from her Kennewick home and a ransom was demanded.
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 10:59 A.M.
Coroner identifies body found in burning truck in Kennewick
The Benton County coroner has identified a body found in a burning pickup truck in a Kennewick park Friday.
THURSDAY, JULY 28, 2016, 1:20 P.M.
Tribes commemorate 20 years since Kennewick Man discovery
It was 20 years ago that the ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man was discovered.
TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016, 7:24 P.M.
Kennewick rape suspect flies to Dubai days before trial
A 49-year-old man reportedly boarded a flight for the United Arab Emirates two days before he was to stand trial in Kennewick on charges of raping and molesting a grade-school …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016, 8:10 P.M.
Female teacher charged with sending sex videos to male students
A Kennewick middle school teacher was charged Wednesday with sending sexually explicit photos and videos to male students. Tonie Ann Reiboldt, 43, a Horse Heaven Hills Middle School physical education …
MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016, 1:27 P.M.
Washington sheriffs, police chiefs meeting in Kennewick this week
About 450 people are expected to gather this week in Kennewick for the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs.
THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016, 4:57 P.M.
Teen boys sentenced for kidnapping great-grandmother
Two teenagers have been sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for abducting one of their great-grandmothers and driving with her in the trunk of her car for about …
THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016, 8 A.M.
Kennewick schools to receive $51 million for K-3 classes
The Kennewick School District is poised to receive a $51 million state grant – about the cost of two new elementary schools – to lower class sizes for students in …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016, 1:30 P.M.
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American
The ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man is related to modern Native American tribes, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday, opening the process for returning to a tribe …
MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2016, 9:17 A.M.
Tri-Cities resident does not have plague, officials say
Health officials investigating a possible case of plague in the Tri-Cities say tests results have come back negative.
FRIDAY, FEB. 27, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago In a remote area north of Sandpoint, O.C. Henry entered the cabin of W.B. Mabie and was acting rowdy.
FRIDAY, JAN. 24, 2014
Recently traded ex-Chief Jackson Playfair threatened by girlfriend
KENNEWICK – A Canadian news reporter has been charged with threatening to kill her boyfriend, former Spokane Chiefs and current Tri-City Americans forward Jackson Playfair, after finding out he’d dated …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 13, 2013
Titans destroy ice-cold Lions
As the top seed from the Greater Spokane League to the 3A sub-regional, University High earned a home game Tuesday night. It turned out they also earned the right to …
UPDATED: SATURDAY, DEC. 29, 2012, 6:54 P.M.
Washington State men beat Idaho State 74-39
Washington State overcame a sluggish start to defeat Idaho State 74-39 on Saturday. The Cougars used a 20-2 run late in the first half to blow open a close game.
SATURDAY, DEC. 29, 2012
Cougars take home game on the road
KENNEWICK – There was a time when Ken Bone wanted to play as many games in Pullman as possible. That’s where his Washington State team practices every day, the coach …
FRIDAY, DEC. 28, 2012, 6:46 P.M.
Cougars take home game on the road
There was a time when Ken Bone wanted to play as many games in Pullman as possible. Then he saw what attendance can be like during Christmas break. So the …
SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2012, 6:20 P.M.
Kennewick hands Mt. Spokane 3A baseball defeat
The loss wasn’t the magnitude of the Titanic disaster, but the Mt. Spokane Wildcats baseball team did a good imitation, springing leaks early and ultimately going down with the ship.
FRIDAY, JAN. 15, 2010, 9:58 A.M.
Tri-City woman borrows phone to call from Haiti
A 59-year-old Kennewick woman who’s in Haiti working at an orphanage has gotten word to her family that she survived the devastating earthquake that left thousands of people injured or …