WISH LIST: Tri-City Union Gospel Mission seeks donations from cash to coats

Editor’s note: The Tri-City Herald once again is highlighting area nonprofits and their greatest needs this holiday season. Does your nonprofit have a specific wish? Let us know by emailing news@tricityherald.com with attention to Holiday Wish List. Please include the name and mission of the nonprofit, contact information and a few specific needs.

Pac-12's bottom 10 teams come up short of goals

Stanford and Southern California fought through some difficult stretches to reach the Pac-12 championship game. That puts the Cardinal and Trojans in position to win the title every team in the conference was shooting toward.

Antibiotics influence childhood weight gain

Kids who take antibiotics during childhood gain weight faster than those who do not, according to Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research. Still, antibiotics are necessary in some cases.

This week's circulars

Franklin County Auditor Matt Beaton explains the coin flip election process to Kahlotus city council candidates Marcia Robitaille and Robert Hagans. The two were tied after a mandatory manual recount. Hagans, who could not be present, used a cell phone to call heads and win the flip.
Bob Brawdy Tri-City Herald