Northwest News Reporter
Anna King calls Richland, Washington home and loves unearthing great stories about people in the Northwest. She reports for the Northwest News Network from a studio at Washington State University, Tri–Cities. She covers the Mid–Columbia region, from nuclear reactors to Mexican rodeos.
The South Sound was her girlhood backyard and she knows its rocky beaches, mountain trails and cities well. She left the west side to attend Washington State University and spent an additional two years studying language and culture in Italy.
While not on the job, Anna enjoys trail running, clam digging, hiking and wine tasting with friends. She's most at peace on top a Northwest mountain with her husband Andy Plymale and their muddy Aussie-dog Poa.
At Washington State University Tri-Cities, more than 60 percent of the undergrads are female. So leaders there decided to launch "Million Women Mentors."
The region's recent stretch of warm weather means Northwest sweet cherries will likely be going early to market this year.
Several high mountain passes in the Northwest are set to have historically-early openings this year due to low snowpack.
Washington Governor Jay Inslee declared drought today in three regions of the Evergreen state: the Olympic Peninsula, the east side of the Cascade...
Several artists in southcentral Washington state are responding to last month's Pasco shooting.
The Hanford Nuclear Reservation is one of the most contaminated sites on earth. And Susan Leckband is using her natural curiosity to help clean it up.
The family of a man shot by police in Pasco, Washington, this month is challenging police investigators' autopsy findings.
Kennewick police investigating the police shooting this month of Antonio Zambrano-Montes told reporters Wednesday bullets entered him from the front.
In the Tri-Cities, new facts are emerging in the police shooting of 35-year-old Mexican farmworker Antonio Zambrano-Montes.
The shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes was the fourth fatal police shooting in seven months in the city of Pasco, Washington.
Some Latinos in the Tri-Cities are renewing their call for a federal investigation into last week's Pasco police shooting.
All the bullet fragments have been recovered from the Pasco police shooting scene and body of Antonio Zambrano-Montes.
Local investigations of last week's police shooting in Pasco are ongoing.
Demonstrators marched the streets of Pasco Saturday to protest the police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes Tuesday night.
The Kennewick police department is investigating the shooting death of a man Tuesday by Pasco police. Sergeant Ken Lattin of the Kennewick P.D. said...
Tuesday night's shooting of a man near a popular grocery store by three Pasco police officers has angered many residents there. The shooting was...
A fatal shooting in Pasco Tuesday has some saying police used excessive force against the man they killed: Antonio Zambrano-Montes.