Richland Newswire

Richland Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Richland, WA.

Results 1 - 15 of 15 for "u:kuow.org" in Richland, WA

  1. Fire Season Starts Off With A Bang At Hanford With 2,800 Acres BurnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Dry season wildfires are not uncommon at Hanford. This July 2, 2017 photo shows the Silver Dollar Fire northwest of Richland, Washington.

    Comment?

  2. After scathing report, work may stop at Hanford's waste treatment plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Kim Malcolm talks with Northwest News Network Richland correspondent Anna King about a report from the Government Accountability Office that raises serious safety concerns at Hanford's waste treatment plant. King: There are 56 million gallons of radioactive sludge in aging underground tanks that are about the size of a house.

    Comment?

  3. After scathing report, work may stop at Hanford's waste treatment plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Kim Malcolm talks with Northwest News Network Richland correspondent Anna King about a report from the Government Accountability Office that raises serious safety concerns at Hanford's waste treatment plant. King: There are 56 million gallons of radioactive sludge in aging underground tanks that are about the size of a house.

    Comment?

  4. School Sensor Can Alert Authorities, Lock Doors When Gunfire Is HeardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    As a longtime federal electrical engineer at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Wash., he's developed sensors to track missiles' readiness for battle that measure heat or impacts that could damage them. He's designed a system to identify a gunshot's location and caliber.

    Comment?

  5. Priest Rapids Dam On The Columbia River Has Sprung LeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    File photo of Priest Rapids Dam, A 1950's-era structure on the Columbia River between Vantage and Richland, Washington. In Central Washington, Grant Public Utility District officials have declared what they're calling a "non-failure emergency" at the 1950's-era Priest Rapids Dam northwest of Richland.

    Comment?

  6. National Academies Of Sciences Examines How To Treat Hanford's Liquid Tank WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    File photo. Liquid low-activity waste makes up the majority of the 56 million gallons of tank waste at Hanford.

    Comment?

  7. Mattis Comes Home To Award Medal To Richland DoctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis, far left, made a trip to his hometown to honor Dr. Lew Zirkle of Richland with the department's Medal of Distinguished Public Service. A doctor from Richland, Washington, Monday was awarded the U.S. Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service .

    Comment?

  8. Critics Call Proposed Cuts To Hanford Cleanup Budget 'Downright Dangerous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Demolition work at the Plutonium Finishing Plant at the Hanford Site is a year behind schedule and the project has been plagued with the spread of radioactive waste. Reaction in the Pacific Northwest was swift to President Trump's proposed cuts to the cleanup budget at the Hanford Site.

    Comment?

  9. Richland Doctor Honored For Healing Bones Around The GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Lew Zirkle, founder of SIGN Fracture Care in Richland, Washington, will receive the U.S. Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service by Secretary James Mattis later this month. Lew Zirkle, a doctor in Richland, Washington, works with thousands of surgeons all over the world to treat injuries in poor or war-ravaged countries.

    Comment?

  10. Washington Health Officials Detail Concern Over Spread Of Contamination At HanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Washington health officials penned an uncommonly stern letter to the U.S. Department of Energy this week. It details concerns over the radioactive contamination spread at a Hanford demolition site.

    Comment?

  11. The Record: Thursday, December 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The first major overhaul of the nation's tax code in decades isn't just about taxes - it's also about oil. Guest host Marcie Sillman talks with Bloomberg's Jennifer Dlouhy about a provision in the tax bill that requires the government to open the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge to drilling.

    Comment?

  12. Who's Watching Hanford? EPA Presence DwindlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is one of the government watchdogs monitoring the cleanup of the Hanford nuclear reservation. But recently the EPA's Hanford office has shrunk in half.

    Comment?

  13. Northwest Confederate Monuments Targeted For Removal And VandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A plaque in Richland, a monument in Seattle and a highway marker near Ridgefield are three memorials that honor Confederates in the Washington state. The center photo depicts a vandalized mural with bronze decorations removed in 2007.

    Comment?

  14. Energy Secretary: Hanford Budget Will Be Enough To 'Get The Job Done'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry toured the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and the Hanford site outside of Richland, Washington, Tuesday. The Trump administration has proposed deep cuts for both PNNL and Hanford cleanup.

    Comment?

  15. Feds Roll Out Possible Options For Remaining Hanford Rail TunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Kelly Ebert and her children attended a U.S. Department of Energy meeting in Richland Thursday night to discuss the fate of Tunnel 2 at Hanford. The U.S. Department of Energy rolled out several options at a public meeting Thursday night to stabilize what's known as Tunnel 2 at the Hanford nuclear reservation in southeast Washington.

    Comment?

Richland Job Listings
View or post Richland job listings on Topix.
Richland Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Richland from Topix.
Richland Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Richland on Topix.