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Local KEPR's Friday Freebies
Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Check out KEPR's list of Friday Freebies.
Local Meet the metal shoe artist Meet the metal shoe artist (Video)
They say don't judge a person until you walk a mile in their shoes. That's certainly the case with Mickie Shampang-Voorhies. She's a dental hygienist turned welder and artist, but believe us, you don't want to walk in her shoes. You will, however, want to buy them.
Local Pot stores in Tri-Cities, or no? Pot stores in Tri-Cities, or no? (Video)
Tri-Cities leaders are still making decisions about pot stores, now that the first one in our area opened in Prosser. Each city has a moratoriums in place which means no stores can open. But this is only temporary. So each city is weighing the idea of making that ban permanent, or reversing it altogether. KEPR looked at where all three cities currently stand.
Local OSP investigates second ODOT death
OSP is continuing the investigation into the death of a road construction worker Wednesday night at a work site on Interstate 84 about seven miles west of Boardman in Morrow County.
Local Students killed were not under the influence Students killed were not under the influence
Three Walla Walla High School students killed shortly before the end of the school year were not found to be under the influence at the time of their fatal accident.