State Politics

State Politics

How Mid-Columbia lawmakers voted this week

With less than two weeks to go in the regular session of the Legislature, House lawmakers this week passed Democratic proposals for the state supplemental operating and transportation budgets. The House also passed a bill regulating the use of data from body cameras worn by law enforcement and corrections officers.

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First day of school at Desert Hills Middle School

Students at Desert Hills Middle School in Kennewick celebrated not only the first day of school but a new building Tuesday morning. Over 800 students started their school year at the new 110,400 square foot building on Clodfelter Road.
Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald
First day of school at Desert Hills Middle School 1:23

First day of school at Desert Hills Middle School

Car pushed under concrete truck in chain wreck on Highway 240 in Richland 0:34

Car pushed under concrete truck in chain wreck on Highway 240 in Richland

Panthers coach Ron Rivera caught off guard by military jet flyover 0:32

Panthers coach Ron Rivera caught off guard by military jet flyover

Seahawks CB Richard Sherman on Colin Kaepernick's stance, society 4:50

Seahawks CB Richard Sherman on Colin Kaepernick's stance, society