The Hanford nuclear reservation’s vitrification plant project is expected to hire about 300 workers in the coming months as Bechtel and AECOM continue to shift from construction to start up of the site’s Waste Treatment Plant.
A man wanted for helping to arrange a July 4 shooting in Richland was recently booked into Benton County jail on assault charges. He’s accused of urging two teens to shoot a man following a fight earlier in the day.
President Trump issued a memorandum on a new management plan, or BiOp, being developed for Columbia and Snake river hydropower dams. Tearing down lower Snake dams is an option in an environmental study.
The Lotus Pad in Kennewick WA is holding a yoga fundraiser for The Arc of Tri-Cities, which supports people with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Owczarski aims to make yoga accessible to all.
Kennewick police plan to increase their patrols at Highlands Middle School after a threat was found to blow up the school. Police don’t have reason to believe it is credible but aren’t taking any chances
A Prosser couple and a Tacoma man allegedly were part of a network that sent pounds of meth and heroin each week to Spokane. Police raided his house and found half a pound of heroine. He flushed the rest