Local & Regional

Local Review finds 362 vulnerabilities with Hanford waste plant Review finds 362 vulnerabilities with Hanford waste plant
A partial review of an unfinished nuclear waste treatment plant on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation found 362 vulnerabilities in its design, according to the watchdog group Hanford Challenge, which obtained a leaked copy of the review.
Local Fight puts Walla Walla pen on lockdown Fight puts Walla Walla pen on lockdown
Two West Complex living units at the Washington State Penitentiary were placed on lockdown after warning shots were fired during a fight involving multiple offenders.
Local Multiple inspections of mobile fair rides Multiple inspections of mobile fair rides (Video)
Aside from the great food and the rodeo at Benton Franklin Fair & Rodeo...the other great part of the fair is obviously the rides. A common concern of riders is that the rides are mobile and get put up and taken down so frequently. So how safe are they? We walked through an inspection to find out.
Local Broken down playground Broken down playground (Video)
Parents came to KEPR concerned that the Playground of Dreams has turned into a nightmare. We saw the wear and tear on the popular Columbia Park playground and whether it poses any hazards to visitors.