Andrew Kirk has been a journalist since 2003. Although originally from the Tri-Cities, he lived in Utah for 17 years and is a graduate of the University of Utah. He is married with children and currently lives in Richland. He is an amateur historian and used to teach Mandarin Chinese to middle school students in Park City, Utah. For fun he watches movies, visits parks with his kids and occasionally rides a bicycle.
Toyota of Tri-Cities Is Celebrating Winners at Our New Ticket Counter
Winners on 975 KISS FM win with Toyota of Tri-Cities! Whether you win on the air, on our mobile app or on our website, you’ll be picking up your prize from the Toyota of Tri-Cities Ticket Counter at the KISS-FM studio. When you grab your prize, get your picture taken in the Toy…
Court Records Reveal Why Dickey’s BBQ Closed
The franchise owner is trying to sell, making it possible for Tri-Cities' three Dickey's BBQ locations to re-open, but the new owner will have quite a bill to pay.
Drag Queen Story Hour Coming to Kennewick Barnes & Noble
The Columbia Center Mall's Barnes & Noble bookstore has agreed to host "Drag Queen Story Hour" at noon on July 6.
3 Year Old Hit By Car in Kennewick Parking Lot
A 3-year-old boy in the Ross Dress For Less parking lot was hit by a Jeep slowly backing out of its stall.
Flash Flood Hits Kennewick
City of Kennewick and KPD are warning the public of a flash flood on West 4th Avenue and South Steptoe.
Spokane Refugee Mom Found in Freezer
One witness said she had obtained legal documents for separation or divorce, but could not afford to file them.
Controversial Early Release Leads to Kidnap, Assault of Woman
The family of Michelle Hudnall did not want Guadalupe Sanchez released from prison early.
This Magical Park Is Worth an Hour’s Drive to Amaze Your Kids
This amazing city park has a firefighter's memorial, a war memorial, a fire-house-themed playground and those aren't even the main attraction!
Heroic Efforts to Save 2 Walla Walla Homes From Fire Result in 2 Injuries
Thank you Walla Walla police and fire for your hard work and risk-taking to keep us safe. We hope both individuals recover and are happy in their temporary housing.
Drunk Driving Mom Held on $525K Bail for ‘Hurting Everyone Involved’
Her 7-month-old son was not properly restrained and was ejected from the vehicle.