Tri-Cities

Benton County leaders push to enter Phase 2

BENTON COUNTY, Wash. -- On Friday, Benton County administrators announced their intention to have the Board of County Commissioners consider applying for Benton County to be moved into Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s Safe Start plan to reopen Washington's…

Kennewick medical doctor charged with felony sex crime

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- A Kennewick medical doctor has been charged with indecent liberties for allegedly touching a patient inappropriately in October 2019, police said Thursday. On Oct. 19, police learned that Dr. Scott Davis had allegedly touched a woman while…

All Tri-Cities Fourth of July events canceled, postponed

TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- All Fourth of July community events in the Tri-Cities have been canceled or postponed until further notice. The cities of Kennewick, Pasco, Richland and West Richland released a joint statement that says: The Carousel Foundation Board of…

No injuries in Pasco rollover on US 395

PASCO, Wash. -- No one was injured when an SUV that rolled onto its top Thursday on US 395 in Pasco, said Washington State Patrol Trooper Chris Thorson Troopers were called to the scene of the crash on US 395…

Woman unharmed in violent wreck on Highway 395 near Connell

CONNELL, Wash. -- A 28-year-old woman was unharmed following a single-car wreck on Highway 395 that could have potentially been fatal, according to the Washington State Patrol. WSP spokesman Trooper Chris Thorson said the woman, a Lewiston, Idaho resident, was…

Coroner identifies Pasco boy struck by train

PASCO, Wash. -- The Franklin County Coroner's Office has identified a 16-year-old Pasco boy who was fatally struck by a train Saturday night. Coroner Curtis McGary said the teen's death has been ruled a suicide. KAPP-KVEW will not be releasing…

Robbery suspect with 'numerous warrants' captured in Kennewick

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- A robbery suspect with "numerous warrants" was arrested in Kennewick Monday, police said in a Facebook post. Officers spotted 28-year-old Alexander Tanner near the intersection of Highway 395 and Kennewick Avenue. When they approached him, he ran…