KORD Waking Crew
Resources for Christmas Eve: NORAD Santa Tracker, Reindeer Cam, Messages From Santa + More
Here's everything you'll be looking for on Christmas Eve on one page.
Congratulations Storm! – Global Credit Union’s Veterans Gallery March Winner
Each month we pick a random submission to our veterans photo gallery to win $20 to Hot Wingz. The March winner is Storm Bray.
Amazing Tractor Video Sparking Serious Laughter on Facebook
Goofing off on Facebook yesterday we stumbled upon this video of a tractor. It looks like something your grandpa might have had in his barn... except that it's named "Terror." That should be your first clue this isn't a normal tractor.
Should Buses Have Seatbelts? [POLL]
We were all horrified last night by the news of a tour bus rolling over near Pendleton killing at least nine people and injuring a few dozen more. A few weeks ago we were shocked by a school bus accident in Kennewick that lightly injured a few Tri-Tech students.
What Do You Regret Most About 2012?
Every New Year's Eve I make resolutions based on what went wrong the previous year. And like everyone else, I find resolutions hard to keep. So let's be candid and realistic: what happened in 2012 that is motivating your resolutions? What did you do wrong that you hope to fix or never repeat in 2013?
How Was 2012 for You? KORD’s Waking Crew Wants to Know [POLL]
2009 was a really bad year for a lot of people, but when it was all done, I had several blessings to count. On the other hand, 2011 was kind of hard and disappointing. It's interesting how we can condense a year into a gut feeling. What's your...
If the End of the World Happens Tomorrow, I Didn’t Get to…
What on your bucket list will go unfinished if the world ends tomorrow?
Was It OK for Tri-Cities Teachers to Tell Kids About the Connecticut Shooting? [POLL]
On Facebook, a Richland parent responded to that story by complaining that their child's teacher had talked to them about the shooting. The parent thought that was inappropriate -- it was the parent's job to decide how, or if, they share the sad news with the child. We noticed other parents discussing this issue on Facebook and we got curious: how many of you had this discussion on Friday or over the weekend?
It’s a Dead Heat! Ralph, Rudolph & George Bailey Are Tied for No. 1 Holiday Movie of All Time
A few weeks ago we decided to find out what the No. 1 Christmas movie of all time was. If you were stuck on a deserted island with nothing but a DVD player, what holiday movie would you bring along? It was predictable that "It's a Wonderful Life," "A Christmas Story" and clay-mation classic "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" would be popular, but they're tied at 28 vote
You Won’t Believe What Greg Bought From Evel Knievel – Or How He Used It!
Greg was showing Woody a holiday light tester and that "sparked" a memory of Greg's from Christmases long, long ago. Apparently after watching an infomercial featuring Evel Knievel Greg picked up the phone and purchased a product known as "The Stimulator."