Stories tagged: Richland
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 9:18 a.m.
The entire congressional delegation from Washington is asking President-elect Donald Trump to make environmental cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation a priority. Hanford for years made plutonium for nuclear weapons, …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 12:22 p.m.
A Washington nuclear power plant has set a record for annual generation despite two unexpected outages in 2016.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 7:56 a.m.
Energy Northwest reconnected its 1,190-megawatt Columbia Generating Station to the Northwest Power grid late Saturday night, five days after an equipment malfunction caused an unplanned shutdown.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 8:56 p.m.
A Wisconsin mother’s search for a Christmas gift for her adopted daughter has taken an unexpected Northwest twist.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
Energy Northwest is temporarily barred from sending waste to a commercial disposal site at Hanford after a shipment in November had more radioactivity than reported.
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016, 3:57 p.m.
Federal regulators will begin inspecting the Columbia Generating Station after the nuclear plant shipped waste that had higher radioactivity than was reported.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 10:40 p.m.
Jack Colletto scored on a 34-yard keeper with 2 minutes, 39 seconds left in the fourth quarter to seal Camas’ 24-14 victory over Richland in the State 4A football championship …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 7:49 a.m.
The state of Washington and other plaintiffs in a lawsuit filed over Hanford chemical vapor protection have asked that the trial be delayed five months.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis, under consideration by President-elect Donald Trump for a Cabinet position, still found time to appear in a Kennewick courtroom for jury duty this week.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Richland shrugged off what coach Mike Neidhold thought was a sluggish offensive game, but the Bombers’ defense was more than up for the task as it blanked Central Valley 37-0 …
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 11:51 a.m.
I have no hope for a comeback unless it starts this week.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
Times have been set for 4A and 3A play-in football games while sites and matchups have been announced for nonleague crossover games.
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
Chase Cash came up with two interceptions – his fifth and sixth – as the defending State 4A champion Bullpups defended their Greater Spokane League championship with a 28-19 win …
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 12:15 p.m.
A Richland man who helped kill his friend on the Fourth of July in 2013 tried to get his conviction reversed by claiming his lawyer was ineffective.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 1:39 p.m.
Plans to move about 350 Department of Energy and other employees out of the Richland Federal Building are not intended to save federal dollars.
Tue., July 12, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
A rare work stoppage continued Tuesday by Hanford Nuclear Reservation workers who contend that radioactive wastes left from nuclear weapons production are making them sick.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 10:07 a.m.
The U.S. Department of Energy is proposing a seven-year plan to clean up a radioactive waste spill under a building on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 10:51 a.m.
ConAgra Foods Inc. has announced plans to build a second French fry processing line at its manufacturing campus in Richland that will open in fall 2017.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 6:40 a.m.
An academic building at Washington State University Tri-Cities is likely to be renamed this week after the university’s late president.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 8:44 a.m.
Officials say six more Hanford Nuclear Reservation workers have been evaluated for chemical vapor exposure, bringing the total number to 26.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
Richland officials have rejected a plan to add a public market similar to Seattle’s Pike Place to its development plans.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
The ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man is related to modern Native American tribes, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday, opening the process for returning to a tribe …
Fri., April 22, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
Workers have succeeded in their first attempt to remove leaked waste from between the shells of the oldest double-shell tank at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Energy lists the Idaho National Laboratory as a possible site for storing about 1,300 dump truck loads of low level radioactive waste.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 2:21 p.m.
The state’s only nuclear power plant has resumed generating electricity after suffering an unplanned shutdown on Monday.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
The defense’s first witness in the murder-for-hire trial of James Henrikson offered a different account of the killing of Kristopher “K.C.” Clarke than the one told by his supposed killer, …
Sun., Jan. 24, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Jill Williams posted her suspicions about James Henrikson to Facebook in 2012. That decision led to bankruptcy and difficulty in attending a Richland trial this week, where Henrikson will face …
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 5:18 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep football coaches always knew Evan Weaver had the physical abilities to be as good as he wanted to be.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 10:47 a.m.
I’ve gone in the tank. Maybe I should first give credit where credit is due. Sam Adams has done something I haven’t done this year – he’s had back-to-back perfect …
Fri., Nov. 6, 2015, 10:58 p.m.
Richland played solid on both sides of the ball to turn back the Lewis and Clark Tigers 42-20 in a 4A play-in game Friday at Fran Rish Stadium.