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You get the feeling he's saying "whatchu lookin' at buddy?"  (Kennewick police)
You get the feeling he's saying "whatchu lookin' at buddy?" (Kennewick police)
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Whoooo-Who Are You? Police Encounter With Baby Owl [VIDEO]

Never mind that in a few months, this little thing will be destroying mice, and become a predator. Police helped out a little critter in Kennewick Tuesday night.

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Tunnel collapse being filled at Hanford Purex Plant (KNDU-TV)
Tunnel collapse being filled at Hanford Purex Plant (KNDU-TV)
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Hanford Tunnel Hole Being Filled With Dirt to Prevent Contamination Leaks

 

Many Hanford workers, including those on the tank farms (one of our older daughters works there) had their work cancelled Wednesday, while crews were busy pouring load after load of dirt and fill into a breach in one of the contaminated Purex Plant tunnels.

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This is the area where the tunnel collapsed. Depression, and possible hole (the dark area near top of photo)---Department of Energy
This is the area where the tunnel collapsed. Depression, and possible hole (the dark area near top of photo)---Department of Energy
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So After Hanford Tunnel Collapse, Now What?

After Tuesday's apparent collapse of a railroad tunnel at the Purex Plant, officials now have to figure out what to do next.

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Tunnel collapse at Purex Plant (Hanford.gov)
Tunnel collapse at Purex Plant (Hanford.gov)
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Tunnel Collapse Puts Hanford on Take Cover Alert Near Purex Plant

According to multiple sources, including KNDU-TV, our news partner, there's been some sort of possible collapse of a railroad tunnel at the Purex site at Hanford. Purex stands for Plutonium Uranium Extraction Plant. The plant is in the 200 East area, and in it used to be the workhorse of the area, it was used to extract plutonium from irradiated (HOT) fuel rods from the reactors. It is no longer used, but reportedly still has radioactive or HOT equipment in some of the tunnels underneath and other areas.

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Seattle cop nabbed as part of drug ring (Getty Images)
Seattle cop nabbed as part of drug ring (Getty Images)
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Uh, Oh! Seattle Cop Arrested for Role in Drug Trafficking Ring

Few details have been released by the feds, but a Seattle police officer is one of four people arrested in the last day or so.

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Wild Pasco wreck toppled SUV (Pasco Police)
Wild Pasco wreck toppled SUV (Pasco Police)
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Pasco Police Respond to Wild Rollover Accident [VIDEO]

Thursday, Pasco police had to deal with a two-car collision in an area you might not expect.

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UBER fined by AG for text message violations  (Getty Images)
UBER fined by AG for text message violations (Getty Images)
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UBER Fined Over Sending Unsolicited Texts To WA Consumers

The fine comes in the form of the grassroots transportation company pledging to spend at least $40,000 to upgrade and refine it's texting communication system, and allowing consumers an opt-out option.

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Watch Video of Thursday Night’s Incredible Thunderstorm in Mid Columbia

We had out first BIG thunderstorm of the year, and really, over the last 2-3 years, Thursday night.

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Former WSU lineman Robert Barber (92) dumped by NFL Panthers after learning of assault trial  (Getty Images)
Former WSU lineman Robert Barber (92) dumped by NFL Panthers after learning of assault trial (Getty Images)
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NFL Panthers Dump Cougar Over Assault Accusations

A former standout WSU Cougar who was not drafted last weekend has had an offer to come to camp as a free agent pulled after team officials learned he will stand trial on assault charges.

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Filling up on Monday can save a lot  (Getty Images)
Filling up on Monday can save a lot (Getty Images)
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Filling Up On Gas on Mondays Could Save You BIG

According to a new report from GasBuddy.com, by way of PEMCO Insurance, hitting the gas pump on Monday could potentially save a driver as much as $325 a year on fuel costs.

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