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Kennewick police dog tracks hidden burglary suspect

KENNEWICK, Wash. — Officers were able to apprehend a suspect accused of burglary with some help from one of the Kennewick Police Department's most trusted allies: K9 Ivan. According to a Facebook post issued by the Kennewick Police Department, officers…

US recommends 'pause' for J&J vaccine over clot reports

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is recommending a “pause” in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots. In a joint statement Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and…

Snoqualmie Pass closed due to snowy conditions

SNOQUALMIE, Wash. — Snoqualmie Pass is closed due to multiple collisions, spinouts and snowy conditions. According to the Washington State Department of Transportation, I-90 is closed at MP 71 near Easton heading westbound and also at MP 34 near North…

Coronavirus update: Franklin County hits 100 deaths to COVID-19

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) provided new COVID-19 metrics for Friday, April 9, 2021 including hospitalization rates, new coronavirus cases and a sad update to Franklin County death toll. According to public health officials, Benton County added…