(AP) – A new study ranks Washington as one of the worst states for drivers. Sixty-seven percent of roads are considered “poor or mediocre.” Twenty-six percent of bridges in Washington are “structurally deficient.” And the estimated percentage of uninsured motorists on the road is 16.1 percent. Carinsurance.com rates Washington in...The post Washington is One of The Worst States for Drivers appeared first on KPQ.
There were no deaths at this year’s Paradiso Festival at the Gorge Amphitheater over the weekend. Two people died of drug overdoses at last year’s event, while one succumbed for the same reason the previous year...
SUNNYSIDE, Wash. (AP) – The federal Food and Drug Administration says arsenic has been found at nearly nine times the allowed limit in samples of apple juice from a Yakima Valley processor. The agency, in its warning letter to Valley Processing, has also faulted the Sunnyside juice processor for storing...The post Arsenic Found in Apple Juice From Washington Processor appeared first on KPQ.
A mobile home burned to the ground early Saturday morning in a fire 3 miles south of Soap Lake. Grant County fire districts 7 and 13, along with the Ephrata Fire Department responded to the blaze, which also burned several non-operational vehicles adjacent to the structure. Kyle Foreman with the...The post Grant County Fire Consumes Mobile Home appeared first on KPQ.