KEPR is looking into the impact of an oil spill in the Yakima River that traveled as far as Prosser. Wildlife was affected. Today ecologists in Pasco gave Justin Lum a look into the process of cleaning 70 oiled birds that survived.
Relay for Life live interview
All eyes were on the rivers this weekend as our local sheriff's deputies participated in 'Operation Dry Water.'
Notorious serial killer Gary Ridgway has been transferred to a high-security prison in Colorado, Andrew Garber with the State Department of Corrections said.
Morrow County Sheriffs investigated and solved a kidnapping incident Saturday morning.
Though antibiotics have saved millions of lives over the years, their overuse and misuse are contributing to the growth of drug-resistant bacteria. Consumer Reports says patients and doctors both have a role to play in stopping superbugs.
Cleaning up the Richland riverfront is still on hold. The city has ambitious plans to get rid of invasive, overgrown plants... and to make it prettier for walkers and bikers.
A new vendor set up shop: a bike rental place, right near Anthony's.
Just because it's summer - doesn't mean the reading has to stop! The Richland School District found a way to make it easier for kids to keep reading...by bringing the books..to them! We found out how you can take advantage of the new mobile library.
The plan to revitalize Kennewick's riverfront is making some slow progress.
A lot of products say they can help you keep pesky mosquitoes away. Consumer Reports looked at several options that don't require you to spray chemicals on yourself or your kids.
Three people have drowned in local rivers in just the last couple weeks. At least two of them knew how to swim. We spoke to the experts about why we've seen so many drownings so early in the season....and if there's a real reason at all.
Intense training of Pasco Police begins next week. It's a response to the police shooting in February.
Extreme weather over the past few months have put some important local crops in bad shape.
A Kennewick man is the third person to drown in a local river in the past two weeks.
Smart appliances can help you with a lot of tasks, but Consumer Reports warns any Internet-connected device is at risk of being viewed by strangers.
State lawmakers have yet to decide on a budget and with the new fiscal year only two weeks away, local state workers protested to vent their frustrations.
The City of Kennewick took part in a worldwide attempt Thursday to break the record for the largest swim lesson.
Sunscreen is an important part of keeping your skin from wrinkling. Consumer Reports tested six brands designed especially for your face.
The chance of losing a baby before it's born is rising for women in the Tri-Cities. The incidence of fetal death keeps increasing here. But why? And how can you lower the risk?
Consumer Reports testers pushed more than 100 lawn mowers more than 50 miles to find out which is the best fit for your yard.
Richland police are asking for any information regarding disc golf baskets stolen from James Lawless Park in Richland.
After some harsh criticism from parents in the area of Jefferson Elementary, the district made some significant changes to its $98 million bond proposal.