Tag Archive for RICHLAND

Tri-Cities law enforcement opposes inmate's parole

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A state review board recently granted parole to a man who shot and stabbed a Richland police officer 32 years ago, but law enforcement officials in the Tri-Cities are asking Washington Gov. Jay Inslee to block his release…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Hanford leaders questioned at Richland meeting

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Some of the 250 people who attended a Hanford State of the Site meeting Tuesday night in Richland questioned Energy Department officials about their response to vapors that have recently sickened about two dozen workers…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

23-year prison term for Richland murder

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A 19-year-old who shot a teenager to death on the Fourth of July in Richland was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Missing: SASHA TOWNSEND (WA)

SASHA TOWNSEND, Age Now: 17, Missing: 02/28/2014. Missing From RICHLAND, WA. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Richland Police Department (Washington) 1-509-942-7340. …read more

From: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children – WA

Former lawmaker joins race for Hastings' seat

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A former state Department of Agriculture director has joined the race for Washington’s 4th Congressional district seat…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Feds to evict birds from Columbia River

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Federal officials plan to evict Caspian terns from two Columbia River man-made islands to protect endangered salmon and steelhead…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

National lab at Richland studies power grid

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A new building at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will help the lab study how to integrate wind power into the power grid…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Most Hanford jobs pay more than new minimum wage

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Raising the minimum wage for federal contractors to $10.10 an hour as President Obama announced will apparently have little effect on contractors at the Hanford nuclear reservation…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

1,000-ton Hanford reactor moved for disposal

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Workers lifted a 1,000-ton reactor out of the ground Wednesday at the Hanford and started it on its way to a disposal site on the nuclear reservation…. …read more

From: AP Washington News