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  • Gov. Inslee announces $230,000 boost to immigrant legal aid funding

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is announcing additional emergency funding for a grant approved earlier this year to support civil legal aid services for immigrant families. 

  • Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says marijuana will be legal nationwide on Oct. 17.  

  • West Nile Virus returns to Grant County

    Grant County Mosquito Control District #1 has reported that a mosquito sample collected last week from within their district has tested positive for West Nile virus, making it the first detection of the virus in Grant County as well as Washington State this 2018 season. 

  • Upcoming foster parent orientation in Yakima

    Over ten thousand kids in Washington State are in foster care, and thousands more are still looking for foster parents. 

  • West Richland police now carrying Narcan

    After a federal drug investigation involving the very dangerous drug fentanyl, DEA agents say it's a growing problem in the Tri-Cities. 

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    Kennewick man finds coyote pup in his kitchen

    A Kennewick man got quite the shock Monday night when he found a startled coyote pup cowering in his house. 

  • Wells Fargo employees help a disabled vet prepare for home inspection

    Everyone needs a little help sometimes, and Wells Fargo understands that - that's why on Tuesday they helped out a veteran in need. 

  • New WA laws going into effect next month

    You'll want to brush up on your state laws - because come next month, a wave of new ones are going into effect in Washington. 

  • YSO's mental health officer talks importance of public interaction

    Every day, law enforcement responders to mental health calls and officers do the best they can dealing with someone who may be in crisis.

  • 25,000 chickens die in fire south of Olympia

    Officials say thousands of chickens were killed south of Olympia after a chicken house caught fire at Draper Valley Farms. 

  • Operation Dry Water: Emphasis patrols target boating under the influence June 29 to July 1

    The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office  is asking boaters to help keep everyone safe by not consuming alcohol or marijuana while out on the water—especially when operating a boat. 

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  • Kennewick man comes home to find coyote in kitchen

    Kennewick man comes home to find coyote in kitchen

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 12:21:37 GMT

    KENNEWICK, Wash. - A Kennewick man got quite the shock Monday night after finding a startled coyote pup cowering in his home. Jake McChesney was just getting home from work when his dog started barking at something in the kitchen. Jake says he had left his back door open so that his dog could get in and out of the house and believes that's how the coyote got inside. 

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    KENNEWICK, Wash. - A Kennewick man got quite the shock Monday night after finding a startled coyote pup cowering in his home. Jake McChesney was just getting home from work when his dog started barking at something in the kitchen. Jake says he had left his back door open so that his dog could get in and out of the house and believes that's how the coyote got inside. 

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  • Grant County Sheriff's Office: Moses Lake Police investigating Frontier Middle School girl's suicide

    Grant County Sheriff's Office: Moses Lake Police investigating Frontier Middle School girl's suicide

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:31 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:31:40 GMT

    MOSES LAKE, Wash. - A Frontier Middle School student took her own life this week and now the Moses Lake Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding her death, according to the Grant County Sheriff's Office. 

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    MOSES LAKE, Wash. - A Frontier Middle School student took her own life this week and now the Moses Lake Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding her death, according to the Grant County Sheriff's Office.  The Sheriff's Office posted a message from the Grant County Health District on Monday in an effort to spread the word about suicide prevention following the news of the girl's death.  

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  • Compulsive video-game playing now new mental health problem

    Compulsive video-game playing now new mental health problem

    Monday, June 18 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-06-18 16:42:08 GMT

    GENEVA - The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing its young players. In its latest revision to an international disease classification manual, the U.N. health agency said Monday that classifying "Gaming Disorder" as a separate condition will "serve a public health.."

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    GENEVA - The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing its young players. In its latest revision to an international disease classification manual, the U.N. health agency said Monday that classifying "Gaming Disorder" as a separate condition will "serve a public health.."

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