Stories tagged: franklin county
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019
Three Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies were injured and one person died early Monday morning after a traffic stop devolved into a shooting in northern Franklin County.
Mon., Sept. 23, 2019
The Franklin County Prosecutor’s Office has started the process to extradite a man from California who is accused of killing his mother.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
A man in Franklin County is the first person in Washington state to be diagnosed with West Nile virus this year.
Sun., Aug. 4, 2019
Two women are in custody after fleeing law enforcement in a stolen Prius, according to the WSP. An investigation into the incident, and the officer-involved shooting, is continuing Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018
Franklin County has joined a list of government agencies throughout the country filing lawsuits against opioid manufacturers and distributors for creating what they describe as “the worst man-made epidemic in …
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018
About 30 people gathered Thursday afternoon at the Spokane County Jail to protest a recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement raid at
Sat., June 9, 2018
An unusual suit over who controls court records in Franklin County has expanded to include the county prosecutor and is headed to the Washington State Supreme Court.
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018
Palouse Falls State Park was reopened Tuesday morning after being closed for several days.
UPDATED: Mon., May 14, 2018
Franklin County emergency crews recovered a body Monday morning believed to be that of a 26-year-old Pullman man who went missing last week.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018
One person is reported missing after falling into the Palouse Falls Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018
The body of a man who drowned while swimming at Palouse Falls on April 21 was located Sunday afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018
News of a Palouse Falls swimmer who disappeared Saturday comes almost a year after 25-year-old Cade Prophet went missing after
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018
The search for a swimmer who went missing Saturday at the base of Palouse Falls was called off Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., April 22, 2018
A swimmer is missing and presumed dead after Franklin County sheriff’s deputies say he did not surface from the water under Palouse Falls.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
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
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
A Washington state mother of three’s death has been linked to hantavirus.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.