People of Northwest Public Radio
Wed August 17, 2011
Remembering Town Rivalries: Sue Frost and Matt Watkins
In the 1950s Pasco, Kennewick and Richland were rival towns. It would take a couple of decades before the residence would accept a common moniker, the Tri Cities. The mayor of Pasco, Matt Watkins brought his mother, Sue Frost, to the mobile recording booth in the Tri Cities to share how their family's laundry business and hydroplane races brought the towns closer together.