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21 hrs ago | Seattle Times
A Hanford nuclear-reservation contractor has been ordered to reinstate a worker the U.S. Department of Labor says was fired for voicing concerns about nuclear and environmental safety, officials said Wednesday.
Wednesday | KHQ-TV Spokane
The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered a Hanford Nuclear Reservation contractor to reinstate a worker who was fired for voicing concerns about nuclear and environmental safety.
Wednesday | Tri-cityherald.com
Pasco's TRAC event center could be headed for a record loss of almost a half-million dollars in 2014.
The Pasco School Board awarded the construction contract for the last of three new elementary schools in the district to a Richland contractor.
The post office is asking customers with P.O boxes in the existing post office in the Federal Building on Jadwin Avenue to empty them this weekend, Richland Postmaster Barbara Puckett said in a notice.
New businesses are planned for downtown Richland. There hasn't been much on Swift between the Burger King and Kadlec, but now a re-boot is in place.
The company filed a joint lawsuit against the cities seeking damages on July 25, as well as separate claims with Kennewick and Richland alleging damages of at least $2.5 million that same day.
Leopoldo Navarro Ramires, 46, is accused of shooting another man once in the chest after the two fought earlier in the day.
The city saw nearly $222.5 million in taxable sales through the first quarter of this year compared with about $212.3 million through the same period last year.
Western Washington University student Matthew Smith, son of Kathey Andrews-Smith and Mark Smith of Richland, received a $1,000 Associated Students Employee Scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year.
The car driven by Kayla M. Cornog, 26, of Richland, went off the roadway, rolled and then came to rest in the median at 4:25 a.m., according to Washington State Patrol.
Dust rises Saturday from the unseen doughnut-shaped hole of what remains underground of the Plutonium Recycle Test Reactor just north of Richland.
He apparently then fled westbound on Interstate 182 to Interstate 82, according to police.
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Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 10:14 pm
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