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Oregon law would allow road kill to be harvested for human consumption  (Jeff J Mitchell-Getty Images)
Oregon law would allow road kill to be harvested for human consumption (Jeff J Mitchell-Getty Images)
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Would YOU Eat Roadkill If Legalized in Oregon? Legislator Trying To Make It Happen

Actually, the legislator's premise makes sense, but the idea is pretty gross.

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Blue Mountain Community College affected by free tuition program running out of money (Blue Mountain Community College)
Blue Mountain Community College affected by free tuition program running out of money (Blue Mountain Community College)
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Oregon’s Free College Plan Is Broke, Say Officials

The ambitious plan to give free junior college tuition to students in Oregon is fast running out of money, and legislators say the program could wind up breaking the 'promise' of legislators who created it.

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Farmers can recoup damage from harsh winter (KNDU-TV Newstalk870)
Farmers can recoup damage from harsh winter (KNDU-TV Newstalk870)
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Benton County Farmers, Ranchers Can Get Help From Extreme Winter Damage

The Farm Services Office in Prosser is urging Benton County farmers to get in their damage reports, as there is disaster assistance and emergency loans available.

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Homeless camp inside church building draws complaints from neighbors, reportedly going to be shut down for code violations (Google Street View)
Homeless camp inside church building draws complaints from neighbors, reportedly going to be shut down for code violations (Google Street View)
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Homeless Camp Shut Down in Kennewick, Pastor Arrested For Ignoring Laws

Did you know a temporary homeless camp has been in place near Highway 395 and Vista Way in Kennewick?  We haven't see it, but as of Friday March 10th, it's going away. It's located in the dark brown building pictured on the corner.

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Banning pot business one of three options Prosser considering (Getty Images)
Banning pot business one of three options Prosser considering (Getty Images)
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Altitude Could Be Flying Solo In Prosser If Council Bans More Pot Shops

It's largely based upon the population of the small Benton County town, which is less than 5,900. That's why the City Council is considering a ban on further pot shops at an upcoming council meeting.

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Many roads like this one are in bad shape in Franklin County (Newstalk870 file image)
Many roads like this one are in bad shape in Franklin County (Newstalk870 file image)
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North Franklin Farmers Frustrated Over Washed Out Road Closures

Some farmers North of Pasco are voicing frustration over what they believe are confusing or even misguided road closures in the wake of one of some of the worst winter weather damage seen in years. Roads in the county are like this everywhere, Benton County as well.

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You head will hurt just trying to calculate the number  (Getty Images)
You head will hurt just trying to calculate the number (Getty Images)
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Chances of A Perfect March NCAA Hoops Bracket? One In 9 Quintillion!

Is that even a number? Apparently according to the NCAA, it is.

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Texas doctor invents device to detect flu (Getty Images)
Texas doctor invents device to detect flu (Getty Images)
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Doctor Invents a Breathalyzer Everyone Will Want to Use!

Usually when you hear the worth breathalyzer, you're thinking somebody was driving drunk. But not in this case.

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Doctor says too much screen time actually neurologically addictive (Getty Images)
Doctor says too much screen time actually neurologically addictive (Getty Images)
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Health Expert Says Too Much Digital Time is Like ‘Heroin’ for Kids

A pediatric expert says while digital tools can be useful,  too much time spent on phones, tablets and computers can produce heroin-like additions, especially in children.

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New bill could allow Uber to operate in WA cities more easily (Getty Images)
New bill could allow Uber to operate in WA cities more easily (Getty Images)
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Proposed Bill Could Clear The Way for Uber in Most Washington Cities

Currently, Pasco is without Uber services because the grassroots transportation giant resists requirements that their drivers be fingerprinted. But a new bill could change that.

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