Local & Regional

Local 25 SWAT call-outs in 2014, 5 in one week 25 SWAT call-outs in 2014, 5 in one week (Video)
KEPR is totaling up the numbers for what's spent on law enforcement. Especially in a year where we've had four officer-involved shootings, including three in just one month's time. That would seem to involve a lot of high-priced SWAT team responses. But we learned call-outs are about on par with other years. KEPR found out what made this year different for the Tri-City Regional SWAT team.
Local Pit bull set to be euthanized was adopted! Pit bull set to be euthanized was adopted!
KEPR aired a story on Friday about an over-load of pit bulls at our local animal shelter. We mentioned that a couple of them were set to be euthanized next weekend. Well, one of them was adopted yesterday!
Local Prosser man hosts first pot auction Prosser man hosts first pot auction
A Prosser man makes history today by hosting the state's very first marijuana auction. Licensed pot retailers and processors from across Washington were at Fireweed Farms to bid on over 400 Lbs of marijuana.