Picturesque Ohme Gardens is the site for Sunday's Son-rise Easter Services. Pastor Bob Shepard will deliver the Easter message.
Shepard says the service, which starts at 6-30a.m. will last about 35 minutes. He adds they'll have a shuttle service to and from the Big 5 parking lot for people who don't want to park at Ohme Gardens
BENTON CITY, Wash. (AP) - The Benton County sheriff's office suspects a man had been drinking and accidentally fell into an irrigation canal near Benton City. His body was found Wednesday on a weed screen at a Bureau of Reclamation power station. He was identified by county officials as 31-year-old Alvaro Lopez-Ivarra from the community of Whitstran. The Tri-City Herald reportshe walked away Tuesday from a house near the Kennewick Irrigation District canal.
Officials say 2014 is shaping up to be an average year for wildfires in North Central Washington. Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Service Spokeswoman Robin DeMario says the surge of winter weather in February should reducel the potential for forest fires.
But DeMario says states experiencing below average snowpack will be hit hard with fires.
Federal funding for homeowners in fire-prone areas is being provided through the forest service. Officials declared the start of the wildfire season Tuesday.
Burch Mountain residents Wednesday got a sneak peak at what could be a volatile year for brush fires Chelan County Fire District 1 Incident Commander Cy Sousley says a small blaze was caused by a vehicle fire...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.
NEW YORK (AP) — Near the end of the first half of Thursday's 25th Anniversary Rain Forest benefit concert at Carnegie Hall, chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man who recently learned he was going to be a grandfather, and out came former President Bill Clinton.