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Local New activity center at Coyote Ridge Corrections Center New activity center at Coyote Ridge Corrections Center (Video)
A new faith-based center is open at the prison in Connell. Organizers told KEPR why they never gave up the effort on making this happen, and why they're so confident this center will keep people from falling back into the system.
Local NANNY TRIAL: Verdict is in NANNY TRIAL: Verdict is in
The jury has decided Kelli Jacobsen, 31, is guilty of aggravated second degree manslaughter for the death of a child in her care.
Local Fifth installment of materials from SIU probe Fifth installment of materials from SIU probe
The fifth batch of information and photos from the Special Investigation Unit's probe into the fatal officer-involved shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes has been released.
Local Kennewick police warn people about unlicensed solicitors Kennewick police warn people about unlicensed solicitors
Anyone selling or providing services door to door in the City of Kennewick is required to have, on their person, a City of Kennewick Solicitors License. These licenses include an image of the person doing the soliciting and they are required to be with the solicitor and shown at all times.
Local Human remains on Mount Rainier believed to missing hiker Human remains on Mount Rainier believed to missing hiker
Human remains found over the weekend inside Mount Rainier National Park are believed to be those of a missing 64-year-old hiker who vanished without a trace last summer while walking the Wonderland Trail.
Local 'A real threat': Gov. Inslee orders plan to limit carbon emissions 'A real threat': Gov. Inslee orders plan to limit carbon emissions
Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday directed the state Department of Ecology to develop a plan to cap carbon emissions in the state and to increase enforcement of existing pollution laws, saying that the state can't wait for legislative action to address climate change.
Local Tuition Drops 20 Percent at Central Washington University Tuition Drops 20 Percent at Central Washington University
Tuition will drop 20 percent at Central Washington University over the next two years. The reduction, approved by the state Legislature in June, will reduce the price of a bachelor’s degree by $1,686 over two years.