Stories tagged: pasco
Sun., Nov. 17, 2019
The city of Pasco and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation are cooperating as tribal work advances toward creating a casino or other economic development in northeast Pasco.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019
Ethics complaint targets Spokane Councilwoman Karen Stratton’s endorsement of Pasco marijuana business
The complaint filed Friday alleges Stratton violated several portions of the city’s ethical code prohibiting city officials from using public resources to further their own financial interests. The councilwoman said …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
A Pasco man is in jail after two people were shot early Monday morning in his house.
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.
Fri., April 26, 2019
A slain Washington State Patrol trooper may be remembered on Pasco’s newest middle school.
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019
A man arrested after a high-speed car chase through Spokane County on Wednesday night is wanted in Pasco on suspicion that he shot his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend.
Sun., March 24, 2019
An Idaho sheep rancher is under investigation for animal cruelty after 29 dead cows were seen off Highway 395 near Pasco, Washington
Tue., March 5, 2019
A jury found Edwin Espejo guilty Tuesday afternoon of trying to kill three police officers.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
More than a year ago Mark Taff spotted a large bird sitting under a bush in his Richland backyard.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
A pantless man ended up in jail Wednesday after trying to run from Pasco police.
Fri., Sept. 21, 2018
A Washington father and former pastor entangled in a child sex sting has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
“We were all saddened to see the recent death of a newborn baby whale off the coast of Washington,” said Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., on Monday. “However, the four lower …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018
100,000 jobs depend on dams. A congressional committee is coming to Pasco to see if they’re worth saving
The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee has set a field hearing in Pasco to focus on the economic benefits provided by the Columbia and Snake river dams.
Tue., July 31, 2018
A Pasco murder suspect has been moved to the Washington State Penitentiary pending his trial after he allegedly assaulted corrections officers in the Franklin County jail.
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018
With Avista, Gesa stadiums in the running, ballpark fan contest draws out Brett brothers’ competitive streak
Ballpark Digest’s contest is now focused on the short-season A leagues. The bracket started with 32 stadiums across the nation. And the finals have two teams from Washington: Spokane’s Avista …
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018
Six exotic – and expensive – Bengal cats were stolen from a Pasco breeder while she slept.
Mon., May 28, 2018
Johnson, 56, has a kidney condition and needs a transplant. And she learned earlier this month that she’ll get one – thanks to her good friend Mary Frances Lembo, who’ll …
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018
A California man was sentenced to more than four years in prison Friday after he previously pleaded guilty to defrauding millions of dollars from the government through the sale of …
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018
A federal judge in Spokane has sentenced a Pasco, Washington, man to life in prison plus 49 years after he was convicted in separate trials last fall of distribution of …
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018
State officials say a Pasco seed company has been fined $20,000 after a pesticide waste spread that potentially exposed people and the environment.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
The Spokane lawyer for a Pasco murder suspect has been reprimanded by the state for mismanaging client money and records.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017
Officials say nothing spilled out of a rail car that tipped over Friday morning in Pasco.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017
A Westport man, who until recently worked an alternative fuels company that operated in both Moses Lake and Pasco, was sentenced Wednesday to 6 1/2 years in prison after investigators …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017
A 20-year-old Pasco man is facing a charge of reckless endangerment for crashing his drone on the roof of the Space Needle on New Year’s Eve.
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017
Police searching for a 15-year-old runaway girl found two bodies Wednesday off a trail in a forested park in Portland but said they could not release the identities of the …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017
Defendants facing time in the Pasco’s jail no longer have work release as a sentencing option.
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017
A Pasco murder trial came to an abrupt end Wednesday after several reports of a woman yelling about the case while jurors were leaving the courthouse.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017
The president of the Port of Pasco Commission has died after a van crashed into his four-wheel farm vehicle.
Mon., July 31, 2017
Plans are being made to base a new aircraft at Pasco that will fly the world, collecting data on the Earth’s atmosphere.
Sat., June 17, 2017
No one was hurt Friday when an ice cream truck went up in flames in Pasco but the dramatic incident is causing plenty of anguish for ice cream fans.