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Photograph - Oregon State Police
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Fatal Traffic Accident I-84 Near Boardman, Oregon

Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into Monday morning's multi-vehicle collision on the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 near Boardman that resulted in the death of an 80-year old male. The names of the involved persons will be released later today.

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Shoreline apartments Richland
Shoreline apartments Richland (Google Street view)
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Arson Suspect Assaults Richland Firefighters

Officials are still trying to learn why an arson suspect set fire to an apartment complex, then attacked fire crews as they were trying to put it out.

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Percy Harvin traded to Jets
Percy Harvin traded to Jets (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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So What Are Seahawks Getting for Percy Harvin Trade?

It's contingent upon Harvin passing a physical.  Hold your jokes,  it happens with every trade.  But are the Hawks throwing in the towel potentially by trading away their most explosive player?

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Popular Moses Lake Rec Center, rink and BMX track closes
Popular Moses Lake Rec Center, rink and BMX track closes (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
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Popular Moses Lake Recreation Center Closes – Faces $1.3 Million Shortfall

A large budget deficit Moses Lake leaders say they cannot close up has closed the popular Larson Recreation Center.

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Man makes bomb threat at Kadlec Hospital
Man makes bomb threat at Kadlec Hospital (Townsquare media image)
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Man Arrested After Bomb Threat at Kadlec Hospital

Richland police have a man in custody, who allegedly made a bomb threat Thursday afternoon.

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Kennewick accident flips car on Edison
Kennewick accident flips car on Edison (Townsquare media image)
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14-Year-Old Driver in Spectacular Crash Near Edison [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

Details are still coming, but around 11am a car accident near Edison in Kennewick resulted in a car flipping, and coming to a rest at an angle against a telephone pole.

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Francesco Cura
Francesco Cura
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Do You Remember These Old Tri-Cities Businesses? [POLL]

A long time ago a coworker asked online what closed businesses people missed most in Tri-Cities. That poll was recently shared on a local Facebook page and received over 525 responses! Here are the top answers:

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Kennewick murders found to be murder-suicide
Kennewick murders found to be murder-suicide (KNDU TV)
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Death of Two Kennewick Siblings Ruled Murder-Suicide

Benton County Coroner John Hansens released Friday the results of his investigation into the shocking deaths of two Kennewick teenagers this summer.

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Seattle Seahawks
Seattle Seahawks (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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Seattle Blogger Says It’s ‘Not Ok’ Not to Care About Seahawks

Leave it to a blogger from Seattle's own Post-Intelligencer (Seattle PI) Newspaper to make my point exactly.  This isn't because I am a Packers fan,  I didn't really care one way or another about Seattle.  But this writer has summed up why I am now extremely annoyed with many of the feathered fans.

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Kennewick police seeking luring suspect
Kennewick police seeking luring suspect (KNDU TV)
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Man Tries Luring Kennewick Girl Into Car, Police Seeking Suspect

Authorities say a 12-year-old girl did exactly the right thing when a suspicious driver asked her if she wanted a ride.

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John Lin
John Lin
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No More Swings in Richland School Yards! – End of an Era

 

Badger Mountain and Tapteal elementaries' swings were already gone the first day of school. Jefferson's have been gone for a while. Sacajawea and Marcus Whitman will lose theirs soon. Kennewick schools lost theirs years ago and Pasco hasn't had swings in 20 years. What the cuss! It's like getting rid of apple pie!

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10 Most Haunted Places in the Mid Columbia [PHOTOS]

A coworker says when they were young friends would take her out to see the ghost at Three River's Park in Finley. If you waited in the right spot and sat perfectly still, you'd suddenly hear a hiss and see a tall misty figure rising above the ground! If you were brave enough to walk closer, you'd see it was a piece of pump equipment for the canals that cyclically sprayed a mist into the air that looked like a ghost from the right angle in the dark! We asked our audience about real haunted places in the Mid Columbia. Here's

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