Tri-Cities

AG Show Features Inspirational Pink Tractor

The AG show began today at the TRAC in Pasco. The show had everything from big machinery to tiny paint swatches. Including one very pink tractor that's attracting a lot of attention. The AG show gives people involved in agriculture…

Slick Roads Cause Accidents Across County

This morning's cold snap created a stir for not only motorists, but students and travelers as well. According to the Yakima County Sheriff's Office, dispatchers received almost two dozen crash reports across the county. That includes an 11-car pileup on…

Too Much Pot?

SEATTLE (AP) -- Washington state could be facing a curious economic problem: too many pot growers. More than 2,600 applications have been submitted to produce the marijuana that will be sold at state-licensed stores when Washington's legal marijuana industry opens…

Local Airman Graduates Basic Military Training

Air Force Airman Matthew W. Forsyth graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and…

Carey Price Named to Canadian Olympic Team

Former Tri-City Americans goalie Carey Price is headed to Sochi to compete in the Winter Olympics as one of three goalies on the Canadian men's hockey team. So far this year Price has won twenty of the thirty-five games he…

School Delays/Closures for Tuesday 1/7

-- Yakima Sch. Dist. - 2 Hours Late, No AM preschool, Buses on snow routes -- Granger Sch. Dist. - 2 Hours Late, No AM preschool Naches Sch. Dist- 2 Hours Delay -- Toppenish Sch. Dist. - 2 Hours Late,…

Funeral for My Fat

Sharee Samuels may seem like an average person. She is a graduate student at Central Washington University, who is half the person she used to be -- literally. Samuels struggled with her weight as a child. Failed diet after failed…

Man Pleads Guilty to Skateboard Assault in Pendleton

A 23-year-old man pled guilty today to second degree assault for hitting a 74-year-old woman with a skateboard in Pendelton back in October. Justin Doss will serve 21 days in jail with credit for time served, perform 240 hours of…

Olympia Street Road Closure

Beginning Monday, January 6th, construction will begin on a portion of Phase 3 of the Olympia Street reconstruction project. 27th Ave. to 36th Ave. with be closed through the end of February. People who live south of 36th Ave. will…

Overnight Armed Robbery at Kennewick Circle K

Kennewick Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Circle K Store on West 4th Avenue. It happened last night just before Midnight. Police say the suspect displayed a firearm and demanded money from the clerk. They were able to…

Pasco Police Investigate Homicide, Suspect Arrested

Pasco Police are investigating a homicide after officers found the body of a deceased female at an apartment Friday night on the 700 block of West Lewis Street. The 46-year-old woman has not been identified pending notification of family. Police…

Update- Athletes Compete in the 1st Annual Cancer Crackdown

Over 70 athletes participated in the 1st Annual Cancer Crackdown today. Aegis Team Crossfit in Pasco, is celebrating their Re-Grand Opening by hosting a competitive event for fitness enthusiasts which benefits cancer fighting organizations in the Tri Cities. The entrance…

Boeing Machinists OK Contract Tied to 777X

Not an easy decision. That is how many Boeing workers are describing tonight's 51-49 vote on a new contract linked to the 777-X. Supporters of the deal say it will keep a lot of high-paying jobs in Washington State. Critics…