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5 Alarm Fire at Pasco Trailer Park Likely Caused by Old Wiring

A trailer fire in Pasco's Flamingo Village Mobile Home Park around 3 p.m. Tuesday was likely caused by dated electrical wiring, said park manager Angela Watkins.

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Woman injured when semi-truck knocks her off Highway 97
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Moses Lake Driver Cited in Dramatic Oregon Accident

A semi-truck driver from Moses Lake has been found at fault after rear-ending a passenger vehicle on Highway 97 in Oregon Monday.

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Gonzaga taking heat for blocking student club
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Gonzaga University Under Fire for Banning Knights of Columbus Club

A Catholic university is refusing to allow students to form a Knights of Columbus chapter because you have to be Catholic to join.

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Black market will undercut state pot stores, says expert
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WA Marijuana Sales Will Be Half Illegal, Expert Says

The Washington State Liquor Control Board's "pot czar" claims tax revenue from state marijuana stores will only be about half of what was promised... if that.

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Irrigation water should be good this year
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No Irrigation Shortages This Year – Feds Say Plenty of Water for All

The Federal Bureau of Reclamation just released its "Total Water Supply Available" report for 2013 and it shows no shortages are expected...

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Kennewick Man Drifted Off 240 Smashing into Trees at Columbia Park Golf Course

Thursday morning at about 10 a.m. a 40-year-old Kennewick man drifted off west-bound 240 in Kennewick into Columbia Park Golf Course. He struck a stump, which spun his 2002 Subaru and slammed his door against a tree. According to Washington State Trooper Brian Mihelich, it took 35-40 minutes for fire crews to remove him from the the car. The roof was removed and thrown behind the vehicle. He is at a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The stump he hit was ripped out of the ground and thrown several feet away. The airbag deployed.

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Ice Harbor Brewery one of many who could be affected by Inslee tax
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Can Mid-Columbia Microbreweries Afford Gov. Inslee’s Proposed Beer Tax?

Gov. Jay Inslee recently rolled out his budget plan. Newstalk 870 reported late last week part of Inslee's new Working Washington Budget Priorities includes extending a temporary Business and Occupation tax and a temporary $...

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Smash and grab burglars hitting Tri-City businesses
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Smash and Grab Burglars Blamed for 32 Tri-Cities Break-ins in Recent Weeks

Local law enforcement officials are searching for what they believe could be a group of burglars working together.

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Inslee against open pot smoking in bars
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Gov. Inslee Doesn’t Want Bars to Allow Smoking Marijuana

According to the Associated Press, Gov. Jay Inslee wants the state Liquor Control Board to figure out how to stop the spread of bars that allow patrons to consume marijuana on site.

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Coca-Cola Freestyle machine. (Lon Martin)
Coca-Cola Freestyle machine. (Lon Martin)
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Will This KOOL New Coca-Cola Soda Dispenser Get You to Drink More?

The Coca-Cola Freestyle soda machine was a complete surprise as I encountered it out in the sticks south of Tacoma near the small town of Parkland.

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Scantling Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ to Aggravated Murder

Grant Scantling appeared in Benton County court Thursday pleading "not guilty" to aggravated murder and first degree burglary.

Officers responded to a shooting March 22 at 520 E 8th Place, apartment A...

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