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Former Richland Quarterback Could Land Raiders Head Coaching Job

In the wake of a disastrous 0-4 start,  the Raiders are apparently this close to firing Dennis Allen.

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Missing Boy Walks Right Past Camera Crew Reporting His Story

A Tri-Cities man went into hiding with his 11-year-old son after committing a hit-and-run Tuesday. Our news partner KNDU did a story on Thursday about the incident and interviewed a witness on Wellsian Way in Richland. That's when the father and son walked right past them.

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Intersection of 6th and Lewis - scene of fatal shooting
Intersection of 6th and Lewis - scene of fatal shooting (Google street view)
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Another Fatal Shooting in Pasco as Car Thief Dies After Chase

According to police, one man is dead after reportedly threatening an officer with a gun at the intersection of 6th and Lewis.

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Texas Tech Fraternity Hangs ‘No Means Yes, Yes Means Anal’ Sign

Recent party-goers at a local get-together here in the Hub City were probably a little more than shocked to see not only a sign reading something very illicit, but also a certain kind of sprinkler.

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DOE likely to miss more cleanup deadlines at Hanford
DOE likely to miss more cleanup deadlines at Hanford (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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DOE To Miss Third Hanford Deadline for Tank Cleanup

The Department of Energy has notified Washington state officials they are likely to miss another deadline for tank cleanup.

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Jacobs-Sanders Field - home of the Tri-City Padres 1970-72
Jacobs-Sanders Field - home of the Tri-City Padres 1970-72 (Benton County Historical Society)
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San Diego Padres Returning to Tri-Cities — Not a Surprise

The Padres moving their Class A  farm club to Tri-Cities will benefit players and fans. Besides, the two regions have an old baseball connection!

(Pictured is the old Sanders-Jacobs Field in Kennewick, home of the Padres 1970-72. The road to the right of stadium is Clearwater Ave.)

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Courtesy of John Allen, AridAcres.com
Courtesy of John Allen, AridAcres.com
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It’s ‘Put Up, Shut Up’ Time With Toyota Center ReBuild [OPINION]

Let me make clear: I support a rebuild of the Toyota Center. But Tri-City Americans General Manager Bob Tory is talking like he'll move the team or something if it isn't done next year and the bluffing is getting ridiculous.

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Medioimages/Photodisc
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Don’t Forget to Pray Before Flouting State Law Kennewick City Council!

It was a busy city council meeting in Kennewick last Tuesday. They decided to flout state law and forbid the sale of marijuana in the city while councilman John Trumbo proposed the body begin prayers. A Supreme Court ruling recently said it was permissible and Trumbo said it would "create the proper attitude and sense of seriousness." Stuff like this is embarrassing to me.

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Hottest KNDU Anchor – Claire Graham or Meredith Boggs?

After hearing Meredith Boggs will be moving to mornings on KNDU with Claire Graham, I got excited about waking up to two of the hottest women in the Tri-Cities. But that begs the question, who is hotter?

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911 memorial kennewick
911 memorial kennewick (KNDU-TV - Newstalk 870)
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911 Memorial Ceremonies Planned for Kennewick

The public is invited to honor the memory of 911 with a day of remembrance, taking place at the 911 memorial near the Southridge Sports Complex and the new Trios Hospital.

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Burlington suspects identified
Burlington suspects identified (Kennewick police department)
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Kennewick Assault – Robbery Suspects Identified

Thanks to tips from citizens, the identity of two men wanted for a January assault and robbery have been identified!

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Maegan Murray
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You Owe It to the Firefighters to Take a Minute for 9/11 Next Week

I get obsessed with the September 11 terror attacks every year. I watch, like, eight hours of all those shows that come on showing the same footage over and over. Yet it's like seeing it for the very first time. I believe every Tri-Cities resident should visit the Sept. 11 memorial at the Southridge Sports & Events Complex next Thursday. Here's why:

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