(KENNEWICK, WA) Diesel users love the power the fuel offers, with high compression ratios driving some of the highest-torque machines on the road - but no one is fond of diesel prices.
PASCO -- Students at several PSD elementary schools created signs of support to share with Pasco bus drivers on Monday during the afternoon pickup time. Drivers also received small goodie bags filled with candy and other treats. Pasco posted the inspirational pictures on Facebook Monday afternoon.
You may have heard, or perhaps your child has experienced it already, the shortage of bus drivers. It's not really affecting regular school pickup and drop-off routes, but mainly afterschool activities and sports. Pasco last week had to cancel all away middle school football and soccer games due to a...
PASCO, Wash. — In the wake of the tragic murder of a longtime Pasco bus driver, school officials are updating their safety protocols while students across the city showed their support for these essential community members. On Monday, September 27, students at elementary schools across Pasco created signs and displays...
(KENNEWICK, WA) Gas prices vary across the Kennewick area, with some registering significantly above the average. Depending on where you fill up, you could be losing as much as $0.54 per gallon, according to an analysis by GasBuddy on Sunday.
A major road in Richland will be closed this Monday morning. Make plans for your detour. Lucky me. One of the streets I travel most is going to be closed Monday through Wednesday of next week. Luckily, we have the scoop. So, we can plan our routes, accordingly. I know I'm NOT the only one.
(KENNEWICK, WA) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Kennewick area offering savings of $0.56 per gallon. Mid Columbia Grocery at 6409 W Court St was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $3.23 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Chevron at 3720 W Court St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.79.
When Interstate 82 was first plotted, the preferred route was east of Hermiston. Studies had indicated most people coming south out of Washington would be heading east after crossing into Oregon. Nothing has changed except there are more of them. Consideration of an east/west bridge route is a desirable goal, but an east route for I-82 is more urgent.
According to reports this week, area middle schools are seeing out-of-town games affected by a lack of bus drivers. Forget COVID, or smoky air...some students are not getting to play because there are no drivers available to pilot the bus to GET them there. According to KEPR TV and school...
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(KENNEWICK, WA) You could be saving up to $0.24 per gallon on diesel in Kennewick, according to a recent price survey. The survey looked at prices across the greater Kennewick area, and found that the cheapest gallon of diesel as of Tuesday was $3.45, at Tesoro at 1212 N 4Th Ave. By comparison, the most expensive was $3.69, listed at Mobil at 813 W Columbia Dr.
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KENNEWICK — A year-long detour on Highway 395 — the main southern entrance and exit to Kennewick — started this week as road crews began work on a bridge under the interstate. Construction on a $13 million underpass to reroute Ridgeline Drive under Highway 395/Interstate 82 started in the spring.
A contractor for the Oregon Department of Transportation will begin working on curb ramps on Highway 395 on the south end of Hermiston starting this week. Work is expected to begin today at East View Drive; however, schedules are subject to change at the last moment. Motorists are urged to watch for crews in the areas of East View Drive, East Evelyn Drive and Port Drive.
(KENNEWICK, WA) If you’re paying more than $3.60 for gas in the Kennewick area, you could be getting a better deal. If you choose the most expensive station in the area, you could be paying as much as an extra $0.50 per gallon, according to an analysis by GasBuddy Sunday.
(KENNEWICK, WA) Depending on where you fill up in Kennewick, you could be saving up to $0.47 per gallon on gas. Mid Columbia Grocery at 6409 W Court St was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $3.32 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Chevron at 3720 W Court St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.79.
A year-long detour on Highway 395 — the main southern entrance and exit to Kennewick — started this week as road crews began work on a bridge under the interstate. Construction on a $13 million underpass to reroute Ridgeline Drive under Highway 395/Interstate 82 started in the spring. But now...