24 HOURS: Farmworker labors for family in 6 a.m. hour (with video)

Gutierrez, 28, is one of Gary Larsen’s best employees. He was in a field picking clean a row of asparagus. When he was finished there, he’d head to another field — Larsen farms about 330 acres of asparagus in Pasco — to cover for some co-workers who hadn’t shown up that day.

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24 Hours: Judge brings new way of doing things to Mental Health Court

It's 8 a.m. and Benton County District Court Judge Katy Butler is pouring over her cases for the day at the new Mental Health Court program. "I get to know individuals personally," said Butler of her work with the program which she says is very different than working in a regular courtroom.
Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald
24 Hours: Judge brings new way of doing things to Mental Health Court 1:20

24 Hours: Judge brings new way of doing things to Mental Health Court

Make this easy butter bean, corn and tomato salad 1:10

Make this easy butter bean, corn and tomato salad

24 Hours: School bus driver with 30 years on the job loves kids because she’s a ‘kid at heart’ 1:45

24 Hours: School bus driver with 30 years on the job loves kids because she’s a ‘kid at heart’

Tri City Thunder track and field athletes Q&A 2:21

Tri City Thunder track and field athletes Q&A