Protesters turn out to Koko's Bartini
Pasco city councilman, Benton County Sheriff among speakers
Last updated 12/10/2020 at 2:09pm
KENNEWICK — Hundreds of supporters turned out Saturday night to help Dana Slovak in his fight to keep his restaurant and bar open amid unconstitutional coronavirus mandates.
Outside, about 75 protesters braved the cold to wave flags and carry protest signs. Motorists passing by Slovak's 4309 W. 27th Place Suite No. 100 restaurant honked in support. Inside, tables filled up, emptied and filled again with customers wanting to dine inside the upscape establishment.
"I'm trying to stay humble," Slovak said of the turnout and support for his effort to stay oepn amid Gov. Jay Inslee's orders sh...