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Home How to know if your child is ready for kindergarten How to know if your child is ready for kindergarten (Video)
All of our local districts will transition to full-day kindergarten in just a couple of years. That change mixed with the new common core standards means your 5-year old may have a lot to learn. KEPR found out what your kid should know to be considered "ready for kindergarten" and what teachers expect from you.

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Home How to know if your child is ready for kindergarten (Video)
All of our local districts will transition to full-day kindergarten in just a couple of years. That change mixed with the new common core standards means your 5-year old may have a lot to learn. KEPR found out what your kid should know to be considered "ready for kindergarten" and what teachers expect from you.

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they were grazing in the field by our house, when we saw them, they let us get so close, we were surprised, i did use my zoom very little..

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Local Rent is going up in Richland (Video)
Landlords are raising the price of rent at apartments across Richland. The demand is increasing and property owners can demand more from their tenants. KEPR learned if you're likely to catch a break this year.

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National & World After killings by police, a debate over grand jury secrecy
For centuries, grand juries have held some of the criminal justice system's best-kept secrets. But their private process has come under extraordinary public scrutiny after recent decisions not to indict police officers in the deaths of unarmed men.
National & World Attorney General nominee defends Obama immigration changes
Confronting skeptical Republicans, attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch pledged a new start with Congress and independence from President Barack Obama Wednesday, even as she defended the president's unilateral protections for millions of immigrants in the country illegally.

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Home Consumer Reports: Charging your devices on the go Consumer Reports: Charging your devices on the go (Video)
If you use an electronic device that doesn't pack a lot of battery power, you might want a new way to keep it charged up. Consumer Reports looked at some of the new products promising portable power.
Home Keeping a close eye on sex offenders Keeping a close eye on sex offenders (Video)
KEPR is always tracking sex offenders in our area. Over the years, it's only gotten easier to keep our streets safer. KEPR looked into how you can find out even more than before on who's living near you -- for free.

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Technology IBM disputes report that big layoffs coming
IBM is pooh-poohing a published report that the giant technology company is planning a big reorganization and massive job cuts affecting more than 100,000 people.
Technology Review: Good price, limited functions with online Sling TV
Satellite TV provider Dish Network made a splash this month when it unveiled an online alternative with fewer channels and a lower price tag than its regular service. The Sling TV option is aimed at people who have dropped their cable or satellite packages or never had either.

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Business 1st-time advertisers gamble on Super Bowl ads
More Super Bowl ad rookies will be trying to score a touchdown this Sunday. There will be 15 new Super Bowl advertisers this year, the most since 2000.

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Consumer Think safety when using extension cords
Extension cords can be a trip hazard. That's why so many people try to cover them up with a throw rug or small piece of carpet.

John Drengenberg, a safety expert at UL, says that's something you should never do.
Consumer Start early to get financial aid for college
If you have a son or daughter headed to college this year, you should be looking for financial aid. Start by filing out the FAFSA or Free Application for Federal Student Aid form.
Consumer Rapid Ramen Cooker: Does it work? (Video)
At some point in our lives, just about all of us have encountered a bowl of ramen noodles. For a lot of people, ramen is a staple, because it costs as little as 20 cents per serving and is extremely easy to cook.