You've probably heard of the Seattle Pain Center, it's the leading medical facility dealing with virtually all types of discomfort for thousands of patients, regardless of age, disability or issue. They've got 8 branches, including one in Spokane.
The next time you use your credit or debit card at an automated gas station, or anywhere else that doesn't require a teller or clerk to oversee your transaction, you MAY be getting scammed by a skimmer.
According to Benton County officials, a sort of "sting" or emphasis watch has been placed on nabbing fraudulent welfare recipients, and apparently it's paying off. A Prosser woman is accused of defrauding the state despite owning hundreds of thousands of dollars in assets.
Kennewick police say a new email scam making it's way across the nation has arrived here. It involves emails that are doctored to look like they come from an 'official' company. The email comes from "Accounts Payable" and demands money.