Contact Us
Tri-Cities News

Tri-Cities News - Page 5

Pete Christensen
Pete Christensen
[

Power Lines Collapsed in Kennewick, 1 Driver Trapped

In case you missed this on Wednesday...

Read More

Category: Tri-Cities News
Appropriate color for Candy Mountain fire retardant (West Richland police)
Appropriate color for Candy Mountain fire retardant (West Richland police)
[

Appropriate–Pink Fire Retardant Used on Candy Mountain Fire

West Richland PD and other officials are praising the teamwork of Benton County and other fire crews, for suppressing the Candy Mountain fire that broke out around 1am Friday morning. We couldn't help but notice the color of the preventative fire retardant used near the blaze.

Read More

Courtesy-Hanford-fire-Local-I-24
[

What Could Happen to the 15yr Old That Started Eagle Creek Fire

By now we have all heard of a 15 yr old boy responsible for starting the eagle creek fire.

He could be ordered to pay for the costs of fighting the Eagle Creek fire, (possibly millions) His parents might have to pay some of the bill for the damage done...

Read More

Steve Woods/TSM
Steve Woods/TSM
[

Candy Mountain on Fire in West Richland!

The dogs got me up in the middle of the night and this was the view from my back patio!

Hours later, there was no sign of that fire, but embers must've started this additional fire behind the new middle school on Keene in West Richland...

Read More

Category: Tri-Cities News
EPA air quality Thursday morning (EPA website)
EPA air quality Thursday morning (EPA website)
[

Here’s Where to Go to See How Our Air Quality is Doing

 

The EPA has an air quality website, that provides quick and easy information about how bad, or good, our air is. Give the smoke and fires, they're probably getting record numbers of hits.

Read More

yellow umbrella
Alexey Klementiev
[

Farmer’s Almanac Says We’ll Get Thunderstorms This Month

If we do get any lightning, let's hope there's enough rain on top of it!

According to the Old Farmer's Almanac:

Sep 8-14: Isolated t-storms, warm; Sep 15-22: Sunny, cool; Sep 23-30: Sunny north, t-storms south; warm

...

Read More

Category: Tri-Cities News
Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Firefighters Save Multnomah Falls!!

The eagle creek fire keeps spreading and spreading! on September 5th 2017 Firefighters were scrambling to save Multnomah Falls lodge. The fire was only feet from our beloved lodge...

Read More

Steve Woods/TSM
Steve Woods/TSM
[

46 Yr Old Man Jumps From Cable Bridge Tuesday

Boaters were able to drag the man on board, then paramedics took him to the hospital. The suicidal man is in pretty rough shape, I would imagine...

Read More

Category: Tri-Cities News
Bad air cancels Pasco activities, moves Prosser sports indoors (Townsquare media)
Bad air cancels Pasco activities, moves Prosser sports indoors (Townsquare media)
[

Pasco Cancels All After-School Activities, Tuesday September 5th

Pasco Schools released a statement at 10am Tuesday:

 
Following guidelines on air quality from the Environmental Protection Agency, the Pasco School District has decided to keep all students and staff inside for recess, lunch and physical education classes today (9/5). All...

Read More

Baid air Tuesday morning, Kennewick 5:46am (Townsquare media)
Baid air Tuesday morning, Kennewick 5:46am (Townsquare media)
[

Area Schools Could Cancel After-School Activities Due to Smoke

Tuesday morning, school officials in Kennewick, Richland, Pasco, Washtucna and Christ The King Private School announced their students will be kept inside during recess, lunch, P.E. and other periods they would normally be outdoors, due to very poor air quality from our NW Fires. After being rated moderate Sunday, conditions have worsened rapidly. This image shows Kennewick prior to 6am.

Read More

fundraiser
fundraiser
[

Local Fire Fighters Giving a Helping Hand

The Tri-County Firefighters and Franklin County Firefighters Association are having a Public education event / silent auction and BBQ competition...

Read More

Tougher Sentencing Blamed For Crowded Prisons
Getty Images
[

This Criminal May Have the BEST Name Ever!

This criminal's name is so good, you'd almost think it was an alias! But it's totally real!

KPD responded to a disturbance, and arrested a man with outstanding warrants who had allegedly caused the disturbance...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1027kord.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KORD VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KORD VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.