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Burbank House Fire a Total Loss

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BURBANK, WA- Fire crews are currently working on putting out a fire near the 3000 Block of Ringhoff Road in Burbank.We have a reporter on scene gathering details, this post will be updated. More>>

Multiple Cars Hit Downed Power Pole on Hwy 240 Near the Benton City Exit.

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The Washington State Patrol is responding to reports of a crash where multiple drivers have hit a downed power pole on Highway 240 at mile post 21 near the Benton City exit. More>>

Locals Help Nepal From a Distance

Family and friends of those affected by the earthquake gathered to raise awareness and resources. Family and friends of those affected by the earthquake gathered to raise awareness and resources.
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A small group of locals with connections to Nepal did what they could to stay strong, and to help out their family and friends the best way they could think of from a distance. More>>

Yakima Community Rallying to Make Disneyland Dream Come True for C.J.

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A 4-year old boy in Yakima is going blind and the community is rallying behind this little man to make sure one dream trip of his, comes true. More>>

Congressman Luis Gutierrez Addresses Yakima on Immigration Reform

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A shocking 11 million people are being affected by up and coming immigration reform.President Obama's relief program has been on hold since last year, but the hope is still alive for many. Representative Luis Gutierrez is building up the movement locally right in our backyard. More>>

Hundreds of Yakima Residents Apply for Citizenship

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Applying for citizenship can be a confusing process. Which is why "One America" is partnering with several other organizations to hold 4 events on "Citizenship Day" (April 25th) across the state, including 1 in Yakima.  More>>

Homeless Man Struck by Truck While Drunk

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Pasco Police say a "highly intoxicated" homeless man is recovering from injures after he stepped out in front of a moving pickup truck around 10 p.m. Saturday. More>>

UPDATE: Man Shot in the Abdomen Early Friday Dies from Injuries Video included

Yakima police find man with gunshot wound Yakima police find man with gunshot wound
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YAKIMA, Wash. - The Yakima Police Department says a 38-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to his abdomen early Friday morning at the 500 block of South Naches Avenue. More>>

Local Group Encourages Civic Engagement at the "Let's Vote" Summit

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 A non-partisan group called "Let's Talk" is bringing people together, to talk about local politics. "In light of the ACLU voting rights case in Yakima, this group along with other community members want to make sure people are informed. And today they hosted the first "Let's Vote" summit.  More>>

Local Nepal Natives Coming Together to Think of Ways to Help After Devastating Earthquake

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The devastating earthquake in Nepal is hitting close to home.A group of Nepal natives in the Tri-Cities, Prosser and Hermiston area are coming together at Howard Amon Park in Richland Saturday at 11:00 a.m. to think of ways to help their families and friends directly affected by the destruction. More>>

Local Groups Work to Cleanup Debris from Juniper Sand Dunes

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Local 4-wheeler groups spent their Saturday sifting through sand, getting out debris at the Juniper Sand Dunes, to make it cleaner for everyone. More>>

Pasco Police Officer Under Investigation for Sexual Assault Has Resigned

The officer has not been active with the force since November 2014. The officer has not been active with the force since November 2014.
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A longtime Pasco police officer who was on administrative leave while being investigated for sexual assault, has now resigned. More>>

Man Booked for Crashing Truck Pulling Stolen Trailer in Pasco

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A Pasco man is in jail after police learned he had was pulling a stolen 25 foot trailer when he crashed into a chain link fence early Saturday. More>>

Most, not all, Washington-based Everest teams accounted for

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Several Washington state-based mountain-guiding companies are reporting their teams are OK after a massive earthquake in Nepal sent an avalanche sweeping into a mountaineering base camp on Mount Everest, but at least one said it does not have all staff accounted for.  More>>

Things to Do This Weekend, April 25th - 26th

{Photo courtesy: Maiko Gillen} {Photo courtesy: Maiko Gillen}
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If you're looking for things to do this weekend… here's an extended list featured from Wake Up Northwest Saturday. More>>

Free Boater Safety Inspections Saturday at Columbia Point Marina in Richland

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If you're planning to hit the water anytime soon, Benton County Sheriff's Deputies say you should get your boat checked out first. More>>

Drivers Can Expect Delays Starting Sunday on Highways in the Tri-Cities Area

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KENNEWICK, WA - Drivers can expect minor delays on state highways in Pasco, Benton City, Kennewick and Richland this Sunday through Thursday. More>>

Church Burglary Foiled in Richland when Suspects Turn On The Church Bells Waking the Neighborhood Video included

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Some people in a Richland neighborhood woke up early Thursday morning to a sound that is usually only heard on Sundays. More>>

Controlled Burn North of Pasco Gets Out of Control Due to Winds Video included

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A small brush fire Friday north of Pasco on Highway 395 near mile marker 31 burned about three acres after winds fan a controlled burn. More>>

Pasco Fire and PD Investigating RV Fire As Possible Arson

Crews investigating fire as possible arson. Crews investigating fire as possible arson.
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Pasco police and firefighters are investigating a possible arson near South 4th Avenue and A Street. More>>

Eagles Club in Pasco Hosting Membership Drive on Saturday Video included

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The Pasco Eagles Club is hosting a membership drive on Saturday, April 25th. More>>

BREAKING: Woman Who Left Terrifying Voicemail Found Safe in Medical Facility Video included

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A woman leaves a frightening message on her husband's phone and that's the last anyone's heard from her. A Benton City man needs your help to find his missing wife. And the last voicemail she left him before she disappeared, will give you the chills. More>>

New Washington Law Will Allow Some Students to Taste Alcohol Under the Age of 21 Video included

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Governor Jay Inslee just signed a bill into law that would allow college students to taste alcohol even before they're 21, but there is a catch. More>>

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  • Locals Help Nepal From a Distance

    Locals Help Nepal From a Distance

    Sunday, April 26 2015 9:27 PM EDT2015-04-27 01:27:22 GMT
    Family and friends of those affected by the earthquake gathered to raise awareness and resources.Family and friends of those affected by the earthquake gathered to raise awareness and resources.
    A small group of locals with connections to Nepal did what they could to stay strong, and to help out their family and friends the best way they could think of from a distance.More >>
    A small group of locals with connections to Nepal did what they could to stay strong, and to help out their family and friends the best way they could think of from a distance.More >>
  • Homeless Man Struck by Truck While Drunk

    Homeless Man Struck by Truck While Drunk

    Sunday, April 26 2015 1:03 PM EDT2015-04-26 17:03:07 GMT
    Pasco Police say a "highly intoxicated" homeless man is recovering from injures after he stepped out in front of a moving pickup truck around 10 p.m. Saturday.More >>
    Pasco Police say a "highly intoxicated" homeless man is recovering from injures after he stepped out in front of a moving pickup truck around 10 p.m. Saturday.More >>
  • Local Nepal Natives Coming Together to Think of Ways to Help After Devastating Earthquake

    Local Nepal Natives Coming Together to Think of Ways to Help After Devastating Earthquake

    Saturday, April 25 2015 11:07 PM EDT2015-04-26 03:07:06 GMT
    The devastating earthquake in Nepal is hitting close to home.A group of Nepal natives in the Tri-Cities, Prosser and Hermiston area are coming together at Howard Amon Park in Richland Saturday at 11:00 a.m. to think of ways to help their families and friends directly affected by the destruction.More >>
    The devastating earthquake in Nepal is hitting close to home.A group of Nepal natives in the Tri-Cities, Prosser and Hermiston area are coming together at Howard Amon Park in Richland Saturday at 11:00 a.m. to think of ways to help their families and friends directly affected by the destruction.More >>
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  • Errors Cost Mariners Game Vs. Minnesota

    Errors Cost Mariners Game Vs. Minnesota

    Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon can accept an opponent beating his team. What he has trouble with is his team beating itself.Seattle committed three errors to go along with two wild pitches in a 8-5 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.More >>
    Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon can accept an opponent beating his team. What he has trouble with is his team beating itself.Seattle committed three errors to go along with two wild pitches in a 8-5 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.More >>
  • Crimson Edges Gray In WSU Spring Game

    Crimson Edges Gray In WSU Spring Game

    Wide Receiver Dom Williams caught two touchdown passes to lead the Crimson team to a 31-29 victory in Washington State's Crimson Gray Spring Game in front of 6,217 fans at Joe Albi Stadium Saturday afternoon.More >>
    Wide Receiver Dom Williams caught two touchdown passes to lead the Crimson team to a 31-29 victory in Washington State's Crimson Gray Spring Game in front of 6,217 fans at Joe Albi Stadium Saturday afternoon.More >>
  • King Felix, Mariners Shutout Twins, 2-0

    King Felix, Mariners Shutout Twins, 2-0

    Felix Hernandez tossed a five-hitter for his first complete game victory since August 2012, and Nelson Cruz gave him all the offense he needed with his major league leading ninth home run as the Seattle Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Friday night.More >>
    Felix Hernandez tossed a five-hitter for his first complete game victory since August 2012, and Nelson Cruz gave him all the offense he needed with his major league leading ninth home run as the Seattle Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Friday night.More >>
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  • Study Finds No Autism Link to Vaccines

    Study Finds No Autism Link to Vaccines

    Friday, April 24 2015 6:48 PM EDT2015-04-24 22:48:51 GMT
    (NBC News) In the late 1990s a British researcher published a paper linking autism to the measles, mumps and rubella or "MMR" vaccine.That paper was later found to be fraudulent; the researcher was discredited and stripped of his medical license.Still, the frightening idea stuck in parents' heads and many still worry, despite more than a dozen other studies debunking any link between autism and vaccines.Now another major study has found the vaccine doesn't trigger autism."There is no increase...More >>
    (NBC News) In the late 1990s a British researcher published a paper linking autism to the measles, mumps and rubella or "MMR" vaccine.That paper was later found to be fraudulent; the researcher was discredited and stripped of his medical license.Still, the frightening idea stuck in parents' heads and many still worry, despite more than a dozen other studies debunking any link between autism and vaccines.Now another major study has found the vaccine doesn't trigger autism."There is no increase...More >>
  • Blue Bell Creameries Expands Recall to All Products Due to Listeria Outbreak

    Blue Bell Creameries Expands Recall to All Products Due to Listeria Outbreak

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 3:00 AM EDT2015-04-21 07:00:30 GMT
    Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries is recalling all of its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria.More >>
    Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries is recalling all of its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria.More >>
  • Landon's Legacy

    Landon's Legacy

    Monday, April 13 2015 5:19 PM EDT2015-04-13 21:19:27 GMT
    (WDIV) A Michigan family works to save other babies from a heart defect that claimed their son's life.More >>
    (WDIV) A Michigan family works to save other babies from a heart defect that claimed their son's life.More >>
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