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Search on for Hanford High student missing in Yakima River  Tri-City Herald

A teen was missing after jumping off a railroad bridge over Highway 240 into the Yakima River on Memorial Day. The teen was a graduating senior at Hanford ...

Body of missing Hanford High School student found in river  NBC Right Now

6-3-18 UPDATE: RICHLAND, WA- Police have confirmed that the body of Dmetri Kennedy-Woody was recovered from the Yakima River Sunday. Around 10:00 ...

A Hanford High senior was told all of his life he wouldn't succeed. He decided differently  Tri-City Herald

A Hanford High School special needs student believed he wouldn't succeed. Then he decided otherwise, and put his focus where his passion was ...

Hanford High School honors classmate who drowned  Tri-City Herald

Hanford High School students and staff held a moment of silence during graduation Friday nigh to honor a student who drowned Memorial Day.

Search continues for missing Hanford High senior in Yakima River  Tri-City Herald

Tri-Cities divers continued to search for the Hanford High School senior who went missing in the Yakima River on Memorial Day 2018. Columbia Basin Dive ...

Newhouse bill honoring fallen Richland Marine heads to President's desk  NBC Right Now

Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA), Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA), and Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) released the following statements after the U.S. Senate ...

4,000 laptops soon will reach Richland students’ hands. ‘No one is left out’  Tri-City Herald

Richland and Hanford high school students will head back to classrooms soon, but they'll have something new this year in their backpacks this year — Google ...

Hanford High School students remember Columbine victims | Archives  NBC Right Now

Today marks the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre in Colorado. Thousands of students across the nation participated in a nation-wide ...

They lost their beautiful boy. Now this Tri-Cities family is speaking up about depression, suicide  Tri-City Herald

The Slack family lost son Gavin to suicide in 2016. They're sharing their story in hopes of helping others cope with depression. The Richland WA family stresses ...

The magic of ‘The Wizard of Oz’ coming to Richland stage  Tri-City Herald

Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man and the rest will sing and dance their way across the stage as part of Academy of Children's Theatre's production of “The Wizard of ...

Hanford High School honor roll  Tri-City Herald

The following students were named on the Hanford High School honor roll for first semester.

Hanford High students, staff bond in mourning 3 student deaths  Tri-City Herald

The past week has been jarring for Hanford High School after three students linked to the school have died.

Just north of Richland is one of state's most endangered historic places  Tri-City Herald

The Bruggemann Warehouse, part of the Manhattan Project National Historical Park at the Hanford nuclear reservation, has been named a 2018 most ...

Richland School District's free summer meals program | Archives  NBC Right Now

The Richland School District will be offering a free summer meals program for any child 18 and younger at five different sites this summer.

Hanford gives Tri-Cities a history like nowhere else. New WSU book series tell the tales  Tri-City Herald

A new series of Tri-City area history books has launched with the story of the people whose homes, land and businesses were seized for a secret wartime ...

Richland won a state title in the fall. Could this weekend bring another?  Tri-City Herald

Strong leadership and clutch plays have Richland Bombers eying fifth state baseball title.

This Richland band geek could be the next Miss Washington  Tri-City Herald

Miss Tri-Cities Hannah Mowry is headed to Burien this week in preparation for next week's Miss Washington competition. She hopes to win the title.

10 establishments fail restaurant inspections for Sept. 22-28  Tri-City Herald

The Benton-Franklin Health District gave failing scores to 10 of the 40 food *service* establishments inspected during the week of Sept. 22-28.

Richland School District offering community flu shot clinics  NBC Right Now

Richland School District has partnered with Seattle Visiting Nurse Association to offer community flu shot clinics at some district schools ahead of the winter flu ...

Hanford High among Tri-City area schools to rank in U.S. News best No. 1,558  Tri-City Herald

Hanford High School is the lone Tri-City school to be ranked among the 65 best in the state in annual rankings recently published by U.S. News & World Report.

Honor roll: Hanford High School  Tri-City Herald

The following students were named on the Hanford High School honor roll list for first semester.

Mid-Columbia 2018 graduation schedule  Tri-City Herald

The pomp and circumstance of graduation season has arrived. Here's the rundown of upcoming graduation ceremonies around the Mid-Columbia region.

Richland cheerleaders win state, head to nationals in Florida  KEPR 19

RICHLAND, Wash. - A high school girls' cheer-leading squad is heading to nationals this week in Florida after a successful state competition.Hanford High ...

Second Hanford High student in a week dies  Tri-City Herald

A Hanford High School junior died Tuesday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the second student from the school to die this week.

Cause of death unknown in Hanford High student death  Tri-City Herald

A cause of death has yet to be determined for a Hanford High School sophomore who died at Kadlec Regional Medical Center on Monday.

High school students lead Tri-Cities March For Our Lives  KEPR 19

RICHLAND, Wash. – Hundreds of thousands of people marched across the country to demand a solution to gun violence, including a student-led March For Our ...

Hanford High student gets perfect score on national test  Tri-City Herald

Michael Mosqueda expected he did well, but the Richland teen wasn't expecting what he saw.

Old farm warehouse may be saved as part of Hanford history

RICHLAND, Wash. — One of Washington state's most endangered historic places is located on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland.

Richland School Board considers whether third high school is in community’s future  Tri-City Herald

The Richland School District estimates that it will have an additional 1500 high school students — enough to fill their own high school — within the next 10 years.

They lost several friends to suicide. These Tri-Cities college students are doing something about it  Tri-City Herald

Locks for Life aims to raise awareness about firearm-related suicide and gun safety. College students Ali Williamson and Brenden Perkins started the group after ...

Hanford High School varsity cheer squad places second at nationals  NBC Right Now

The Hanford High School varsity cheer squad earned Second Place in the Non-Tumbling Super Large Division at the National High School Cheerleading ...

He was a star player for Pasco. Now he’s working to rebuild Bulldogs football  Tri-City Herald

Leon Wright-Jackson takes over a Pasco football program that has won just three games in five years. The former Bulldogs running back, who won a state title in ...

Washington’s National Merit Scholarship semifinalists named; Seattle’s Lakeside tops list  The Seattle Times

Washington's semifinalists, along with 16000 others across the nation, had the highest scores on the 2017 PSAT taken by 1.6 million high school juniors last ...

Richland and Hanford girls swim coach Randy Willis steps down after more than two decades  Tri-City Herald

Randy Willis, a swim coach at Richland and Hanford high schools for more than 20 years, has stepped down. He founded the Tri-City Channel Cats club team in ...

Richland community mourns loss of two teens, offers support for families  KEPR 19

RICHLAND, Wash. -- The Richland community is mourning the loss of two young men according to the Richland School District.Tenth-grader Zachary Schmidt ...

Tri-City things to do for Oct. 27-Nov. 4  Tri-City Herald

fri | Oct. 27. Comedy. Billy Anderson / Phillip Kopczenski, 8-9:30 p.m., Joker's, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Tickets: $10. Call 509-943-1173. Dance. Breaking ...

Miss Tri-Cities Hannah Mowry brings love of music to the crown  Tri-City Herald

Hannah Mowry, a Hanford High School graduate, was crowned Miss Tri-Cities on Saturday night in Kennewick. The daughter of Aggie and Doug Mowry, she ...

Richland teen danced in the aisles. Now she dances on the Seahawks sideline  Tri-City Herald

Hanford High graduate Dayla Hathaway, 19, is now “Sea Gal Dayla,” the youngest member of the Sea Gals dance team of the Seahawks. She was one of 300 to ...

1 of these Tri-City teens will be crowned queen  Tri-City Herald

Four Tri-City teens are in the running to be named Miss Juneteenth queen. The pageant is Saturday in Pasco, Washington.

Wrestle like a girl | Sunnyside Sun  Sunnyside Daily Sun News

More than 300 girls and women turned out Saturday and Sunday to improve their wrestling skills and compete at the annual Women's Columbia Cup tournament ...

Mid-Columbia roundup: Richland boys top Hanford in high-scoring affair  Tri-City Herald

Tyler Kurtz scored 30 points and Cole Northrop 24, and the Richland boys basketball team finished top dog in a Mid-Columbia Conference shootout Friday, ...

Longtime Hanford coach trades baseball for football  Tri-City Herald

Former Boise State All-American Tom DeWitz will coach football at new high school in Idaho; Falcons assistant Nat Roe named baseball coach.

Aberdeen brings in new principals for elementary schools  The Daily World

Two new principals and an assistant principal will be joining the Aberdeen School District for the 2018-2019 school year. The appointments were approved by ...

2017 Mid-Columbia honor roll  Tri-City Herald

Kresten Orcutt, of Pasco, has been named to the Dickinson State University, Dickinson, N.D., president's list for the spring semester.

Chief Joseph Principal selected as planning administrator for new Health Sciences Academy  NBC Right Now

The Richland School District is pleased to announce that Chief Joseph Middle School Principal Jon Lobdell has been selected to be the planning administrator ...

Richland area high schools hosting community events to address teen-suicide prevention  KEPR 19

RICHLAND, Wash. – Richland and Hanford High Schools invite anyone interested to three events this week focusing on youth suicide prevention.Experts will ...

Mid-Columbia sports scene lost 2 great people  Tri-City Herald

Former Mid-Columbia high school sports coaches Gary Everson of River View football and Marcie Brown of Tri-Cities Prep volleyball recently died. Both left ...

Gregory Richard Sellers  Yakima Herald-Republic

Gregory Richard Sellers was fearless, curious and adventurous from the moment he started walking. He died of natural causes in his home on March 9, 2018 at ...

Bobcat graduate returns home to lead Central Park Elementary  KXRO Newsradio

John Crabb, currently a principal in the Northwest Arctic Borough School District in Alaska, will return home to Grays Harbor to be principal at Central Park ...

Here are some creative ways to volunteer in the Tri-Cities  Tri-City Herald

Imagine what it would be like if everyone of us volunteered now and then to help others in the community.

Hanford High School  Tri-City Herald

Graduation: 4:30 p.m. June 6, Toyota Center, Kennewick. Valedictorians: Jonah Bartrand. Parents David and Meg Bartrand. Plans to attend University of Idaho to ...

Learn about Hanford life before WWII in virtual tours  Tri-City Herald

Hanford tours that tell the story of those who sacrificed to make way for the secret nuclear reservation during World War II have ended for the year.

This Richland native is coming home to sing a classic Christmas tradition  Tri-City Herald

Walla Walla Symphony is presenting the classic piece, with help from Mid-Columbia Mastersingers and a slate of soloists, including Michael Drumheller.

Mid-Columbia 2017 graduation schedule  Tri-City Herald

The pomp and circumstance of graduation season has arrived. Here's the rundown of upcoming graduation ceremonies around the Mid-Columbia region.

Tri-Tech students awarded $18,000 in scholarships | Archives  NBC Right Now

Fifteen students participating in programs at the Kennewick School District's Tri-Tech Skills Center will be honored with $18000 in scholarships at the Tri-Cities ...

These 2 Tri-Cities teachers fell into a band. Now they’ve got an album  Tri-City Herald

Local public school teachers Chris and Wendy Newbury started a band almost by happenstance. Now, they are releasing their first album.

Andrews hurls Richland past Hanford in MCC softball  Tri-City Herald

Brandi Andrews pitched four innings of one-hit ball, striking out three, as Richland cruised to a 21-0 Mid-Columbia Conference softball victory over Hanford on ...

Tri-City students nominated for U.S. military academies  Tri-City Herald

Rep. Dan Newhouse nominated eight students from the Tri-Cities for consideration to attend U.S. military academies. The nominations followed an interview ...

Washington’s newest national park at Hanford could draw 100,000 visitors by 2018  The Spokesman Review

The Manhattan Project National Historical Park is taking shape at Hanford and two other locations where the country during World War II crossed the threshhold ...

Remembering a champion: Hanford’s Tori Baker  Tri-City Herald

Hanford High School, Tori Baker, University of Oregon, Tanya Lamb, Kellee Magnuson Balcom, North Carolina, Kamiakin High School.

Before the Manhattan Project, Hanford Site was home to 1500 people  Yakima Herald-Republic

HANFORD SITE — Even the dead weren't sacred. Every man, woman and child, including the dearly departed, were evicted, never to live here again. Just a few ...

Richland School District hires new administrators for 2016-17 school year  Tri-City Herald

Richland School District has brought on four new administrators. Principal Andre Hargunani, assistant principal Maren Benedict, technology coordinator John ...

4A Swimming: Camas Gets Outpaced by Hanford, Still Wins Title  Lacamas Magazine

Hanford won the 4A District Girls Swimming Title Saturday, with Camas placing second. The Papermakers will send seven to State next week.

9 Tri-City restaurants failed routine health inspections. 12 others get perfect scores  Tri-City Herald

Nine of the 29 establishments inspected recently face re-inspections after failing to pass health standards. Twelve others earned perfect scores.

Free breakfast, lunch offered to Tri-City students  Tri-City Herald

Tri-City schools started are serving summer meals to students. The program helps families bridge the gap until school starts.

Richland’s Moore runs to 4A boys district cross country title  Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Kamiakin boys, girls sweep 3A team titles; Walla Walla takes 4A girls crown.

Pasco football looks to former star to rejuvenate program  Tri-City Herald

Former Pasco Bulldogs running back Leon Wright-Jackson replaces Kevin Jolley, who stepped down after last season.

Hanford: plutonium factory, waste site and now, national historical park  The Seattle Times

Hanford, long known as one of the nation's most polluted nuclear waste sites, will soon have a new designation: A part of our newest national historical park.

A school field trip to the room where the atomic bomb was made  Los Angeles Times

A visit to the Hanford Site of the new Manhattan Project National Historical Park gets one visitor thinking about the questions it raises.

Body of 26-year-old Marine Dietrich Schmieman returns home  NBC Right Now

Fallen Marine Sergeant and Hanford High School graduate Dietrich Schmieman is heading home for the last time...nearly a month after dying in a helicopter ...

Tri-City summer camps for kids 2017  Tri-City Herald

Summer is here and you and your kids will be looking for fun summer activities. Here are some camps offered in the area:

Class time becomes screen time in more Tri-City schools  Tri-City Herald

Richland and Pasco school districts are moving toward providing each student a computer when they start class. The move is aimed at allowing teachers to ...

New Public Tour to Focus on Hanford Historic Sites  NBC Right Now

The history of Hanford Site lands prior to the Manhattan Project will be the focus of a new public tour program offered by the U.S. Department of Energy's ...

18 Puget Sound Students Win National Merit Scholarships  Bellevue, WA Patch

Local National Merit Scholarships Revealed - Bellevue, WA - Students from Bellevue to Renton have been awarded thousands in college scholarships.

Hanford boys top Hermiston; Pasco girls drop Ike  Tri-City Herald

Jalayne Martinez scored 17 of her game-high 27 points in the first quarter as the visiting Pasco girls rolled past Eisenhower 81-43 in a nonleague game Tuesday ...

These are the new leaders of Trios Health  Tri-City Herald

The new owner of Trios Health in Kennewick has named a new CEO and CFO. One has Tri-Cities ties.

Tri-City things to do for Oct. 20-29  Tri-City Herald

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Hollywood film shot in Tri-Cities to premiere in Pasco  Tri-City Herald

Screenings are at 5 and 8 p.m. at Fairchild Cinemas in Pasco. A question and answer session with Peterson and several cast members will follow each ...

Kabacy, Skyview repeat as 4A state tennis champs  The Columbian

Skyview senior Andrew Kabacy defended his Class 4A state singles title with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 victory over Clemente Varas of Eastlake of Sammamish on Saturday ...

National Merit Scholarship 2017 semifinalists announced  Tri-City Herald

The semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program were recently announced for the state of Washington. Semifinalists are those from each state ...

Selah's Kieser takes third in 2A tennis  Yakima Herald-Republic

SEATTLE — Selah senior Jared Kieser took third place Saturday at the Class 2A state tennis tournament at the University of Washington.

Walla Walla baseball earns 4A MCC top seed  Tri-City Herald

Walla Walla locked up the top seed to the MCC 4A district tournament after beating Richland 6-2 in eight innings Tuesday at Bomber Field.

Richland man one of Marines killed in Mississippi plane crash  The Spokesman-Review

Friends on social media have identified Richland native Dietrich Schmieman as one of the Marines who died in a devastating plane crash in Mississippi Monday ...

Granger's Naya Roettger surges into Class 1A-2B-1B state semis  Yakima Herald-Republic

Granger's Naya Roettger was the big surprise in an otherwise so-so day for the SCAC West at the Class 1A-2B-1B state tennis tournament at the Yakima Tennis ...

Single Pasco mother’s struggle inspires daughter to dream of being a doctor  Tri-City Herald

Jennifer Jimenez's mother put herself through college while working so she could support her family. That struggle led to Jimenez's success, and helped earn ...

West Valley tennis team earns five berths to Class 4A state tournament  Yakima Herald-Republic

The West Valley tennis team finished Monday what it had started Saturday in the CBBN district tournament on its home courts.

Judge Swisher heading for retirement at year's end  Tri-City Herald

After a particularly tough day in court dealing with the ugly side of life, Judge Robert Swisher feels blessed to have a happy marriage, supportive family and good ...

Marching bands converge on Joe Albi for Pacific Northwest championships  The Spokesman Review

Music was king Saturday at Joe Albi Stadium as marching bands and color guards competed for the title at the Pacific Northwest Marching Band Championships ...

Roberta J. Berg  Yakima Herald-Republic

Roberta J. Berg of Paterson, WA, passed away on May 9, 2017 at Chaplaincy House in Kennewick, WA.

Richland company’s ‘Dragon’ making waves in gaming world  Tri-City Herald

Grant D. Williams wasn't even a teenager yet when he designed his first computer game.

Singers, chamber choir tour Idaho, Washington and Montana

In January, the Willamette University Chamber Choir and Willamette Singers, under the direction of Wallace Long, will tour Washington, Idaho and Montana ...

50 immigrants become U.S. citizens in Richland naturalization ceremony  Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

The new citizens represent 14 countries: Guatemala, Burma, Ukraine, the Philippines, Moldova, Iraq, Peru, Belarus, Somalia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, India, Iran, ...

Grandview girls win Columbia Cup | Sunnyside Sun  Sunnyside Daily Sun News

The Grandview Popeye Wrestling Club brought home the top team honors from the second Women's Columbia Cup wrestling tournament Sunday.

Tennis preview: Top returners from around the Valley  Yakima Herald-Republic

Here's a look at the top returning boys and girls tennis players from around the Yakima Valley.

Tri-City Rage football team opens season Saturday  Tri-City Herald

If you have been missing the sights and sounds of football, the Tri-City Rage is here for you.

Bringing lacrosse to Camas High School  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School juniors Cassius Johnson, Oliver Stanchfield and Bryce Tabbut live for lacrosse. "When we get up every day, this is the first thin.

Tour features Tri-City secret gardens (w/ gallery)  Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

KENNEWICK — There's a true secret garden among the six on this year's Academy of Children's Theatre 13th annual tour Saturday and Sunday.

Grizzly Dance Team wins high honors at Hanford competition  Dailysunnews

Credit: photo courtesy of Elvira Anciso The Grizzly Dance Team holds its trophies earned last Saturday, following a competition at Hanford High School.

West Valley tennis nabs pair of doubles berths to Class 4A state tournament  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- The West Valley tennis team earned a pair of state berths in doubles at the final round of the CBBN district tournament Monday at West Valley.

Hanford, B Reactor tour registration starts March 9  The Columbian

KENNEWICK -- Registration begins at 9 a.m. March 9 for Hanford tours this year, with initially a choice of two tours.

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