Prosser reeling from 2 winemaker deaths

The wine community in the cradle of the Washington wine industry is in mourning after two of its longest-tenured winery owners and winemakers died in recent days. Mike Wallace, 75, owner of Hinzerling Winery and one of Prosser's original winemakers, and Scott Pontin, 53, of Pontin del Roza Winery in Prosser, Washington, died of medical problems.

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Dedication and tours of Marcus Whitman Elementary School Wednesday night

The Richland School District invites community members to tour the new Marcus Whitman Elementary School after a dedication ceremony at 6:30 on Wednesday evening. The new 65,000 square-foot building is located on the same site, 1704 Gray Street, as the original school and houses 630 students.
Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald
Dedication and tours of Marcus Whitman Elementary School Wednesday night 1:36

Dedication and tours of Marcus Whitman Elementary School Wednesday night

Beat the heat with solar cooking 1:40

Beat the heat with solar cooking

Drone footage of 370-foot-tower imploding in Kentucky 0:34

Drone footage of 370-foot-tower imploding in Kentucky

Looking ahead to week 5 of the football season 4:10

Looking ahead to week 5 of the football season