Tri-Cities

Coronavirus update: Benton Co. adds seven deaths

KENNEWICK, Wash. — On Fridays, the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) announced coronavirus-related deaths from the community. Seven more people were added to the running death toll, which surpassed 250 lives lost as of Friday, January 22, 2021. According to public…

Tri-Cities Cancer Center hosts virtual cooking lessons

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Tri-Cities Cancer Center announced that it'll host virtual, online cooking classes in 2021. They're beginning with a four-part meal prep class beginning in February that will teach participants about the properties of each ingredient and how…

Coronavirus update: Tri-Cities near 20k cases

KENNEWICK, Wash. — With today's public health update from the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD), the Tri-Cities draw closer to the 20,000 coronavirus case mark. According to new statistics, Benton County added 98 cases, raising its running tally to 13,400 cases…

Pasco driver uninjured in rollover crash

PASCO, Wash. -  A driver in Pasco is uninjured after his car crashed upside down Thursday morning. The Pasco Police Department and Washington State Patrol were on scene at around 7:30 a.m., just minutes after the car veered off I-1-82…

Coronavirus update: Test positivity rates trend down

KENNEWICK, Wash. — Today's public health update from the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) showed a decrease in coronavirus positivity rate for the Tri-Cities region. Benton County added 63 cases to its total, which now climbs to 13,302. Meanwhile, Franklin County…

KPD searches Columbia Park for missing woman

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Kennewick Police Department (KPD) is searching for a woman who has been missing since August 2020. On January 7, 2021, the KPD sent a media release discussing the disappearance of 44-year-old Jessica Adams, whose last known…