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Anna King / Northwest News Network

Richland, Wash. correspondent for Northwest News Network


Recent Articles:

Endangered Salmon Migrate Via Trucks Around Cracked Dam

April 16, 2014

A Long, Dry Summer For Could Await River Resort Communities Behind Wanapum Dam

April 7, 2014

Washington State Tells Feds Hanford Cleanup Must Go Faster

April 2, 2014

Hanford Fumes Lead Some Workers To Seek Medical Attention

March 26, 2014

Washington State Orders Hanford Managers To Empty Leaking Tank

March 24, 2014

Fish Experts Plan A Salmon Water Slide On Cracked Wanapum Dam

March 21, 2014

Worried Washington Farmers Plead For Help To Water Fruit Trees

March 17, 2014

Hanford Whistleblowers: Senate Hearing Forces Few Answers Into The Open

March 11, 2014

Outside Experts Weigh In On Columbia River's Damaged Wanapum Dam

March 5, 2014

Columbia River's Wanapum Dam Cracked; Officials Mull Options

March 3, 2014

Hanford Tanks: How Much Do We Know?

March 2, 2014

Hikers Aim To Preserve The Tri-Cities' Dramatic Ridgelines

Feb. 13, 2014

Columbia River Native Fish Shop Opens This Weekend

Feb. 7, 2014

Just How Clean Is Clean In Hanford Waste Tanks?

Dec. 13, 2013

Megaload Pulls Out Of Northeast Oregon Port Despite Protesters

Dec. 3, 2013

New Potential Problem In Hanford Waste Tanks: Flammable Gas

Nov. 12, 2013

Inslee: Ellensburg Area Stream Restoration Good for Salmon and Farms

Oct. 30, 2013

Putting The Spa in Spawn: Tribe Creates Refuge For Exhausted Fish

Oct. 24, 2013

EPA Fines Hanford Contractor For Asbestos Violations

Oct. 23, 2013

Feds Propose Plan For Hanford’s Tank Waste Challenges

Sept. 25, 2013

Warning: Some Columbia River Fish Not Safe To Eat

Sept. 23, 2013

WSU Tri-Cities To Head New Federal Jet Biofuel Research Center

Sept. 16, 2013

Hanford Gets All-Clear After High Radiation Reading

Sept. 5, 2013

Investigators Looking Into Abnormal Radiological Reading At Hanford

Aug. 23, 2013

Richland Company Working On Ground Water Sensor

Aug. 22, 2013

Taking Back Power: Tribes Vie For Control Of Hydro Dams

Aug. 16, 2013

Scientists Look For Climate Change Clues In Wildfire Soot

Aug. 16, 2013

Federal Judge: Yucca Mountain Licensing Must Move Forward

Aug. 15, 2013

Cleanup Options For Hanford's 300 Area Going Public

July 29, 2013

Farmers Question Science Behind Endangered Listing For Bladderpod

July 23, 2013

Feds Begin Special Inspection At Washington Nuclear Plant

July 23, 2013

Massive Hanford Waste Dump Reaches 15 Million Ton Mark

July 10, 2013

EPA Fines Hanford For Improperly Handling Radioactive Waste

July 2, 2013

Scientist: Climate Change Unlikely To Seriously Affect Northwest Wine

June 24, 2013

Purveyors Of GM Seed Say Mistakes Still Happen

June 6, 2013

Monsanto: Oregon GMO Wheat Could Be Accident

June 5, 2013

White Bluffs Bladderpod Brouhaha In Southeast Washington

June 3, 2013

New Energy Secretary: Nuclear Waste Cleanup Among Top Priorities

May 22, 2013

Dozens Of Farmers Fight Threatened Designation Of Bladderpod

May 14, 2013

Some Hanford Water Cleanup Exceeds Expectations

May 14, 2013

Hanford Cleanup Slows While Tanks Leak, Treatment Plant Stalls

March 25, 2013

DOE: Hanford Tanks Leaking Less Than 3 Gallons Per Day

Feb. 26, 2013

Sen. Wyden Wants Investigation Into Hanford Tank Leaks

Feb. 25, 2013

Hanford Cleanup Would Likely Fall Behind With 'Sequester'

Feb. 21, 2013

Sen. Wyden: Hanford Will Be Priority For Next Energy Secretary

Feb. 20, 2013

Report Raises Issues With Hanford's Waste Treatment Plant

Feb. 19, 2013

Possible Leak At Hanford Nuclear Reservation

Feb. 15, 2013

Bipartisan Group Plans Overhaul Of Nuclear Waste Program

Feb. 11, 2013

Seeing More Hummingbirds In Winter Lately?

Dec. 20, 2012

Taylor Bridge Fire Likely Caused By DOT Contractors

Dec. 17, 2012

Northwest Wild Mushrooms In Short Supply

Oct. 24, 2012

Scientists Look For Ways To Restore Northwest's Sick Forests

Aug. 31, 2012

Hanford Tank Farm Watchdogs Hopeful Three Tanks Cleaned Out By Summer’s End

Aug. 1, 2012

Coal Train Spill Raises Questions About Export Plans

July 3, 2012

Work Begins On Central Washington Superfund Site

June 12, 2012

Wash. Gov. Visits Nuke Plant To Celebrate Relicensing

May 24, 2012

Columbia Generating Station Re-licensed To Run For Another 20 Years

May 18, 2012

Federal Oversight Team Visits Hanford This Week

May 16, 2012

Birders and Burgers: An Unlikely High Desert Partnership

April 27, 2012

Northwest’s Only Commercial Nuke Plant Launches Publicity Campaign

April 20, 2012

Delayed Hanford Waste Decision Nettles Washington Regulators

April 20, 2012

Occupy Portland Activists Bus To Richland For Anti-Nuke Rally

April 16, 2012

Northeastern Washington’s Mill Pond Dam One Step Closer To Removal

March 29, 2012

Beekeepers Try Cold Storage To Stave Off Colony Collapse

March 26, 2012

Experts Say Hanford Treatment Plant Parts Need Re-Examining For Safety

March 23, 2012

Questions Remain About Hanford's Waste Treatment Plant's Mixing Tanks

March 23, 2012

Hanford's Work With Robotic Arm Slow At Tank Farms

March 22, 2012

Last Megaloads Depart From Lewiston, Idaho This Week

March 7, 2012

Natural Gas Pipeline for Hanford May Go Under the Columbia

Jan. 23, 2012

Elk Hunt On Hanford Reach Controversial With Tribes

Dec. 4, 2011

Lutheran Retreat Struggles For Identity While Cleaning Up Mine Legacy

Nov. 18, 2011

Umatilla Chemical Depot Finishes Incinerating Last Weapons

Oct. 25, 2011

Last Chemical Weapon At Umatilla Depot Trucked To Incinerator

Oct. 20, 2011

Cleaning Hanford's Groundwater A Huge Challenge

Oct. 12, 2011

Nuclear Plant Back on Grid Just As Its Future Is Debated

Sept. 28, 2011

More Hanford Workers Raise Safety Concerns

July 27, 2011

Northwest's Giant Palouse Worm Denied Endangered Status

July 25, 2011

Communities Await Army’s Closure Plans For Umatilla Chemical Depot

July 20, 2011