The Benton County Public Utility District is planning a ribbon cutting at 9 a.m. tomorrow at the intersection of Old Inland Empire Highway and North Gap Road.
Police are investigating a reported rape.
The American Legion Post is seeking nominees for two education-related awards.
Persons wishing to dispose of unused or expired medications will have an opportunity to leave such items from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 30 at the Police Department, 401 Homer St.
American Legion Auxiliary has named Alondra Perez as a delegate to Evergreen Girls State.
A dentist has to pay a fine for practicing without a proper license, state health officials said this week.
There is still time to register to vote in the 2016 presidential primary on May 24.
The School District received a preliminary notice that nearly $14 million has been earmarked for the K-3 Class Size Reduction Pilot Grant Program.
Superintendent Kevin Chase has formally appointed former Grandview High School Principal Mike Closner as executive director of teaching and learning.
There are three new members on the Central Washington Fair Board of Directors.
Yakima County bridges will be inspected by Benton County thanks to an interlocal agreement approved yesterday by Yakima County Commissioners.
A new state-wide marijuana use prevention campaign is underway to educate 12–17-year-olds about risks and consequences.
Gov. Jay Inslee has selected appointees to his Blue Ribbon Commission on the Delivery of Services to Children and Families.
Jamie Daniels has been named district director for the Fourth Congressional District.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service last week denied protections for the Pacific fisher, a mid-sized weasel estimated to number anywhere from 250 to a few thousand on the Pacific Coast.