Stories tagged: Prosser
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Washington man to serve 27 years in prison for child porn
A former Washington first-grade teacher was ordered to serve 27 years in federal prison for taking pornographic photos and video of children.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Prosser teacher placed on leave following inflammatory Facebook post about immigration
A Facebook post attributed to a Prosser teacher voiced support for boycotting Thursday’s A Day Without Immigrants protests and provided information on how to contact the U.S. Immigration and Customs …
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
Two Prosser men killed when truck crashes into Naches River
Two Prosser, Washington, men were killed Saturday evening when their pickup drove off Highway 12 and landed on its roof in the Naches River.
Sun., Oct. 2, 2016, 4:58 p.m.
Hot air balloonists look to young people to sustain sport
For most people, the best part of turning 16 is getting their driver’s license. McKenna Secrist’s 16th birthday in July came with a hot air balloon pilot’s license instead.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 1:24 p.m.
Crews tackle several wildfires in Washington
A wildfire burning toward the Hanford nuclear reservation scorched about 110 square miles of grassland Monday as it spread from Yakima County into Benton County.
Sat., June 11, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Granger teacher indicted on child porn charges
A Granger School District first-grade teacher has been indicted on federal charges connected with child pornography.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 4 p.m.
Great Northwest Wine: Prosser a vibrant Washington wine community
For many reasons, the community of Prosser is the center of the Washington wine industry.
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
New Mead football coach Benji Sonnichsen finds right balance
Benji Sonnichsen wasn’t tired of coaching football at Prosser High. After all, he’s left behind a team that should challenge for a State 2A championship as early as this fall …
Wed., June 24, 2015
Mead hires Benji Sonnichsen as football coach
Mead High School has moved quickly to put its football controversy in the rearview mirror. Barely two weeks after the resignation of head coach Sean Carty, the Panthers have hired …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2011
Deer Park out after first-round defeat
Deer Park’s defense did enough to win Saturday afternoon. The offense just couldn’t keep the ball.
Sun., June 19, 2011
Wine center seeks Benton County funds
PROSSER, Wash. – A multimillion-dollar wine exhibition and culinary center being developed near Prosser has the view overlooking the Yakima River and a $2 million federal grant, but it could …