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.
Mass Shooting at UNC Charlotte, 1 Person Apprehended
The University of North Carolina in Charlotte confirmed one shooter was apprehended for killing two people and injuring four more Tuesday afternoon.
7 Previous Times the Notre Dame Cathedral Needed Restoration
Will Paris rebuild the Notre Dame cathedral? Of course they will; they have each time it endured devastating damage. The sacred building had never suffered a large fire before, but it has undergone several "rebirths."
See Jaw-Dropping Pendleton Flooding From a Drone Video
The community rallied to fill sand bags. Like any natural disaster, there's no way to wrap your head around the devastation until you SEE IT.
List of Priceless Art Likely Destroyed in Notre Dame de Paris Fire
Most of the statues on the roof of Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris were removed recently to be renovated in the south of France. When the roof fire started the Bishop directed his team to move out as many treasures as possible. Unfortunately, the rest of the church was destroyed...
Open Letter to Little Caesars: Fix Columbia Plateau’s Pizza Desert
Between Pasco's Court Street and Spokane's Regal Street, and then from Pullman's Stadium Way to Yakima's Nob Hill Boulevard in Spokane there is no Little Caesars $5 Hot & Ready Pizza. That is a geographic expanse rivaling several of the original 13 colonies!
Young Drivers ADMIT to Being More Aggressive in Washington
A survey from the insurance company Pemco reveals Washington drivers are more aggressive now than a few years ago -- and people under 35 are the most aggressive.
65 Celebrities You Maybe Forgot ALSO Died in 2016
We're all shocked by the tragedy of Debbie Reynolds dying just hours after her daughter Carrie Fisher. And that was just after we learned of George Michael's passing! Well, it's a long list and there's no way to include everybody who meant something to somebody, but here are some…
Should Video Review Be Unlimited If They Keep Ending in Your Favor?
Watching Olympic men's volleyball (USA v Canada) I noticed you get two requests for video play review but the request doesn't count if the decision was reversed in your favor.
Get 20% Off Your Insane Inflatable 5k Registration!
You can now run the Insane Inflatable 5k on May 21 at the Benton County fairgrounds in Kennewick for $65. Because you're a loyal listener we are offering you exclusive access to receive 20 percent off that $65! But you must hurry because this price is only good until May 20!
No-Scrip Beer Festival ‘Tri-Cities On Tap’ Coming to Fairgrounds March 19
Tri-Cities On Tap March 19 at the Benton County Fairgrounds will feature about 120 different beers from dozens of breweries. As you wander, mingle and taste you'll also enjoy live music, have access to a game room, and be able to shop vendor booths and food trucks. Tickets are $35 for thre…
See Photos From Last Year’s UnTapped Blues & Brews Festival
2015 is shaping up to be the best UnTapped in our 17-year history, but last year was one fantastic party. See for yourself:
Townsquare Media Studios Victim of Arson Wednesday [PHOTOS + VIDEO]
A man walked up to Townsquare Media studios at 4010 Summitview Ave. in Yakima, took something out of his mouth, lit it, and shoved it under a cedar shingle.