More families becoming foster parents

YAKIMA, BENTON, FRANKLIN COUNTIES - Here's some good news for your Saturday. More families in Yakima and the Tri-Cities are becoming foster parents.

The red line represents the dipping trend last year between January and July. The blue shows the upward numbers for the same time period this year.

Officials say it doesn't mean the need is met. Saying they can find a home for every child, but things can get packed.

Over 700 kids between Yakima and the Tri-Cities are in the foster care system.