NASA asked the applicants a lot of questions before picking a new class of astronaut candidates, but they didn’t cover every topic. What is their favorite planet, and what will they take with them to Mars? Have a look at the newest astronauts answering the rest of the questions that America has on its mind.
Meet America’s New Astronauts
Richland neighborhood gets trashed
Pasco teen shares his need for speed at Water Follies
National Guard brings the big guns to Water Follies
Pasco police drive-by dunk
Trios employee arrested on charges of attempted child sex trafficking
Child sex sting press conference in Richland
Sentencing of former teacher Tonie Ann Reiboldt for child sex cases
Tri-City resident runs the Grand Canyon rim to rim
Hundreds turn out for Camp Patriot Fun Run
Planes dump water on fire that's burned thousands of acres
Richland Police Chief Chris Skinner and Lt. James Mjor of the Washington State Patrol share information about a multi-agency law enforcement child sex sting held recently in Richland. The five-day operation, led by the Washington State Patrol Missing and Exploited Children Task Force, resulted in 26 arrests.
The parent of a victim speaks in Benton County Superior Court before Tonie Ann Reiboldt addresses Judge Bruce Spanner during her sentencing hearing at the Benton County Justice Center in Kennewick. The former Kennewick middle school teacher admitted in Ma
Endurance runner Jesse Lang, a Tri-City resident, has traveled around the country to compete in various extreme distance runs, like the Western States 100, which he placed 20th in June. Here is a clip of him tackling the Grand Canyon's South Kaibab Trail, a 41.2 mile round trip winding through the steep, rocky slopes in Arizona, with his brother, Sean, filming.
Since Sunday, Hanford firefighters have been battling the Silver Dollar fire, trying to "keep it from encroaching on civilian inhabited regions" says officials with the Hanford Fire Department's union firefighters. Video posted on their Facebook page show
Doug Shoop, manager of Department of Energy Richland Operations Office, gives a detailed history about the construction of tunnel 2 at the PUREX facility at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation during a press conference. The agency was mandated to perform a st