Tri-Cities

VIDEO: The Cash Cow Catch 22

[Watch the full video report] YAKIMA VALLEY, Wash. (KAPP/KVEW) -- Kathleen Rogers says she never gets used to it. "If you can, you can see right through there, the dust that's thrown up because of the composting," she says, beckoning…

Pasco man fights to keep his pigs as pets

Pigs don't fly in Pasco as pets. They are not currently a part of the city's municipal code. However, one Pasco man is trying to change that. Rock Broadway loves his pets because to him "they are part of our…

Student performance led to recognition in several local schools

Several schools in Southeast Washington are celebrating their recognition as statewide winners of the 2016 School of Distinction award. This year marks the 10th annual celebration of the award, presented by the Center for Educational Effectiveness.The schools honored include both…

Man dies after fatal collision on Highway 12

A man is dead after a car collision on Highway 12 in Walla Walla county early Monday morning. Logan Thompson, 21, was driving eastbound on the highway around 1:30 a.m. when he crossed the centerline into westbound traffic. Thompson who…

After quake, firefighters salvage art from church

ITALY (AP) -- One month after a devastating earthquake hit many towns in central Italy, Italian firefighters managed to salvage several works of art from the Church of San Clemente in the Retrosi area of Armatrice. Four-thousand people were left…

New brewery opening Saturday in West Richland

Another local company will join the growing brewing industry in the Tri-Cities on Saturday. Dashia and Mike Hopp are in the business of hops. However, a brewery was not the original plan. They had a dream of opening up a…

Missing Yakima County man found in woods

The 81-year-old Yakima County man who has been missing since Sept 16. was found Friday around 1 a.m.The Yakima County Sheriff's Office received word that an off duty Yakama Tribal police officer was hunting 3 miles up the North Fork…

Tulsa police officer charged with manslaughter

(CNN) -- Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby has been charged with felony manslaughter in the first degree, Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler told reporters Thursday.Shelby fatally shot 40-year-old Terence Crutcher after his SUV broke down last week."We reviewed the…

Yahoo says 500 million accounts stolen

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Yahoo confirmed on Thursday data "associated with at least 500 million user accounts" have been stolen in what may be one of the largest cybersecurity breaches ever.The company said it believes a "state-sponsored actor" was behind…

Tri-City baseball legend billy harris

Every week our sports feature is centered around someone in the community who does great things. But this week we are remembering a true local great who is no longer with us, and who has left a legacy that will…

Kennewick police investigate "graffiti crime spree"

Kennewick police continue to investigate what they are calling a graffiti crime spree. The KPD has recieved multiple reports of graffiti in downtown Kennewick. Police have added extra patrols in the area in hopes of catching someone in the act.…