Tri-Cities

Roasters Coffee founder Wes Heyden 'resigns,' source says

TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- Roasters Coffee founder and owner Wes Heyden has decided to resign from his company, according to an employee who asked to remain anonymous. The Tri-Cities-based coffee chain has been criticized in recent weeks by supporters of Black…

WinCo Foods back open 24/7

After shortening their hours to clean and re-stock shelves due to the COVID-19 pandemic, WinCo Foods has shifted their hours back, and are now open 24-hours, seven days a week. The company decided to alter their hours nearly four months…

Roasters Coffee employees protest in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. -- Employees of Roasters Coffee protested in front of the coffee shop on Saturday because the company has not taken a stance on the Black Lives Matter movement, according to an employee. The organizer of the protest said…

Pasco man accused of brutally assaulting woman

PASCO, Wash. -- A Pasco man is accused of brutally assaulting a woman Wednesday night, leaving her with substantial injuries to her head and face. Luis Lopez, 42, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree assault near the 900 block of…

PPE distribution for Tri-City businesses is under way

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- The Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce started their distribution of donated personal protective equipment on Thursday. Donations of hand sanitizer and face masks were made the last two weeks¬†from Tri-Citians looking out for small businesses. There are…

Number of COVID patients at Kadlec reaches all-time high

RICHLAND, Wash. -- The number of COVID-19 patients at Kadlec Regional Medical Center has doubled in the past month, Reza Kaleel, Chief Executive for Kadlec Health System, said during a news conference Thursday. For the month of May, Kadec had…