Food

Fred Meyer, QFC partner to offer special shopping hours

CINCINNATI – Fred Meyer and QFC announced that all stores will offer special hours for seniors and other high-risk customers starting Monday, March 23. From 7 a.m. until 8 a.m., every Monday through Thursday, stores will be reserved for seniors…

Girl Scouts suspending booth sales of cookies

The Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho are taking steps to monitor the coronavirus. They have suspended the sale of their famous cookies at booths. The cookie program normally runs from March 27 to April 19. In addition,…

COVID-19 concerns hits grocery stores

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- The demand for groceries is extremely high. Shelves are bare and some families are still looking for food. Multiple stores are out of items such as bread, milk,…

Panera launching coffee subscription service

(CNN) - Panera Bread has a treat for java junkies. It's now offering a coffee subscription program for unlimited hot or iced coffee. The CEO tells USA Today the goal is to change the face of the industry. The price…

Fresh Hop Grants Awarded

YAKIMA, Wash. - The Fresh Hop Group has chosen 35 grant recipients to receive funds from the 2019 festival. The non-profit organization that produces the annual Fresh Hop Ale Festival in Yakima, has announced that recipients for its grant program.…

Chipotle Mexican Grill expanding to Richland

RICHLAND, Wash. -- Those who love Chipotle will now have another location to get their burrito bowls at. The mexican grill confirmed with KAPP-KVEW that they’re expanding to a location in Richland this spring. They’re scheduled to open at 2673…

Carmine's Italian Restaurant closes its doors this weekend

Carmine's Italian Restaurant will be closing its doors on Saturday, after over a decade of serving the Kennewick community. According to their website, Joyce and Carmine, the owners, opened the restaurant in 2008, inspired by Sunday family dinner. The family…

Packaged hard-boiled eggs, Listeria outbreak

A deadly, multistate outbreak of Listeria infections has been linked to packaged hard-boiled eggs, and retailers and consumers are warned not to serve, sell, use or consume the products.