Contact Us
alcohol

alcohol

Head on crash near Hood River
Head on crash near Hood River (Oregon State Patrol)
[

Shocking Oregon Crash Now Believed to Be Alcohol Related [PICTURES]

A head on crash near Hood River, OR that sent several people to hospitals in serious condition is now a DUI investigation.

Read More|Comment

Motorcyclist wrecks on Columbia Center blvd.
(City of Kennewick)
[

Alcohol Probable Factor in Kennewick Motorcycle Crash

Just after midnight Thursday morning, police say a possibly intoxicated motorist hit the curb and went airborne.

Read More|Comment

Yakima high speed crash
(Courtesy of KNDU-TV)
[

Accident in Yakima Throws Pieces of Car Two Blocks Away – First Images Released to Public

It's a miracle the two occupants even survived the crash!

Read More|Comment

Category: Tri-Cities News Tags: , ,
Privatization of liquor stores didn't bring dire results
(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
[

Group Says Privatization of Liquor Industry Did Not Increase DUIs or Accidents

Back in 2011 a huge scare tactic used to oppose the closing of state liquor stores was teenage drinking would skyrocket, DUI rates would increase, as would alcoholism. A new report challenges those assertions.

Read More|Comment

Car that rolled off I-182 Wednesday morning
(Courtesy KNDU-TV)
[

Alcohol or Drugs May Have Played Role in Fatal I-182 Crash Wednesday Morning [PICTURES]

The Washington State Patrol continues to investigate the early morning accident that killed a 43-year-old Richland woman who was ejected from the car.

Read More|Comment

Small movie theaters allowed to serve alcohol
(Uptown Theater facebook page)
[

New Washington Law Allows Small Movie Theaters to Sell Alcohol – Will Any Open Here?

Gov. Inslee signed a bill this week allowing small movie theaters to sell alcohol -- even if children are present.

Read More|Comment

New law will require ID for self-checkout of alcohol
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
[

Using Self-Checkout to Buy Booze? Gov. Inslee Wants to See Your ID

Now that hard alcohol can be purchased in pretty much every grocery store, Gov. Inslee is expected to sign off on a bill that will require automated check out machines at stores to freeze a transaction that involves alcohol.

Read More|Comment

Drunken pedestrian hit by car in LaGrande
(Oregon State Patrol-LaGrande Police)
[

Drunken Man Struck by Car While Standing in Traffic in LaGrande

An Oregon man was was apparently intoxicated when hit by a car shortly before 8 p.m.Thursday on Highway 82 in LaGrande.

Read More|Comment

Target Zero DUI campaign includes extra St. Patricks Day patrols
(Townsquare Media image)
[

Drinking & Driving St. Patty’s Weekend Will Cost You Lots of ‘Green’ From DUI Emphasis Patrols

St. Patrick's Day is one of the most heavily-monitored holidays when it comes to DUI patrols.

Read More|Comment

WA state adds taxes-fees to public alcohol sales
(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
[

Best of 2012 June – State Fees, Taxes, Leave New Liquor Shoppers In Sticker Shock (SURVEY)

Suppose the folks in Olympia are laughing?   After the long awaiting privatization of the state's liquor industry, legislators just had to come up with a way of offset lost revenue from the closed stores.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and 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 points, 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 with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalk870.am using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, 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.

Register on Newstalk 870 KFLD: The Mid Columbia's Newstalk Leader quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Newstalk 870 KFLD: The Mid Columbia's Newstalk Leader quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!