A group has created a petition that would expand the state of Idaho, allowing some Oregon counties and parts of northern California to join the Gem State.
GEAR UP is a program designed to helps low-income students prepare to for college across the country. GEAR UP stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for undergraduate programs.
Weeks before trial was scheduled to begin, a $500,000 settlement was reached in a lawsuit by a former Franklin Middle School student against the Yakima School District after she was raped by a paraeducator in 2015.
TRI-CITIES, WA - After school programs offer a variety of academic and social benefits for kids. Getting involved in a local club or activity can have a lasting impact, especially when learning is extended beyond the traditional classroom setting.
After coming close to being cancelled, the Ye Merrie Greenwood Renaissance Faire is a go. However, there is still a chance the weather could bring it down.
UPDATE: According to Verizon Spokesperson Heidi Flato, "A fiber issue is causing a service interruption. Our engineers are aware of this issue and are working with the fiber provider, Zayo, to resolve this issue quickly."
As roads clear from the Umatilla River flooding, majority of the people who were under the care of the American Red Cross are now going home.
YAKIMA,WA- Yakima County Sheriff's Office responded to a stranded person with a helicopter on an island in the Yakima River just after sunset. The person not injured.
BENTON CITY, WA - February is National Heart Month. Frichette Winery is joining the fight against heart disease this weekend with their Wine and Art Saves Hearts fundraiser.
Work can be stressful and can sometime have a negative impact on marriage. One line of work in particular has a higher divorce rate when compared the the average in Washington state.
Words like depression, anxiety, and OCD have become very common.
While some people can be led to believe they have one of these disorders, sometimes that isn't the case.
Tri-City Area Gaming promotes critical thinking skills with community-building events and often hosts educational game nights with schools. During one of these events, a TAG member, noticed kids were translating the English instructions to their Spanish speaking parents.
Chris Snapp was inspired by his son, Joshua Snapp, to create his non-profit called Cushions. Chris says before Joshua was murdered, his son spent the last couple years of his life couch surfing, bouncing from house to house… friend to friend.
Superheroes come in all shapes and sizes. Super DJ is only 4 years old and already a superhero, and he just wants to be everyone's friend.
KENNEWICK, WA - Learning to read is essential for children to have a successful future. Parents and caregivers play a vital role in helping their kids learn to read early and well.
Kennewick Police Department wants to remind everyone the sooner a missing person is reported, the better. This applies to all cases regardless of age.
Rebecca Tabares Garza, of Yakima, pleaded guilty in Yakima County Superior Court to first-degree theft and filing a false insurance claim for 27 injuries she said happened to herself and her family.
University professor Creston, a New York City native, said she did not grow up with a whole lot of wild life and nature. Instead, she said she grew up seeing plastic bags floating around the city. She wants to recycle that trash into something with a better meaning.
A Washington state coroner has confirmed a homeless woman was beaten to death after authorities say her body was found near railroad tracks in Yakima.
At the beginning of the year, Liberty Christian School introduced a no cell phone policy for the entire campus from students' arrival to dismissal.
A national training program certified by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is coming to Richland for a two-day training event.
YAKIMA,WA- Pacific Power is responding to over 1,500 customers reporting a power outage surround the Yakima Valley College.
Currently in Kennewick
- Richland business owner Rollin' out a new location
- Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office: Don't pull over for this vehicle with flashing yellow lights
- Tacos and burritos with a taste of Colima, Mexico; there's a new taco truck in town!
- One killed, three injured in Yakima Valley Highway car crash
- Cougar killed after chasing dog around yard, staying on porch of Colville home
- Richland couple stuck on cruise ship in Japan due to coronavirus
- Kennewick police looking for woman who allegedly stole and used credit cards
- Canyon Lakes residents say damage to homes caused by blasting
- Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office say Burbank woman has been found
- Man arrested after standoff in Shadow Run neighborhood