Tag Archive for Benton County

Butterfly makes a last stand in Benton County

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Efforts are underway in Benton County to preserve habitat for a butterfly placed on the endangered species list last year…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Judge says Yakima detectives tricked suspect

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A Benton County judge says two Yakima County sheriff’s detectives tricked a homicide suspect into talking with them after he asked for a lawyer…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Kent man prostituted teenage Kennewick girl

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Benton County prosecutors are seeking a prison sentence of more than four years for a Kent man who forced a Kennewick teen into prostitution…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Wash. justices allow negligence claim to proceed

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington’s Supreme Court says a Benton County man’s medical malpractice lawsuit could proceed, after finding that a state provision barring him from doing so was unconstitutional…. …read more

From: AP Washington News