Carissa Lehmkuhl

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Carissa Lehmkuhl is a born-and-raised Southern California girl, excited to experience the PNW. She was born in San Diego, and attended Biola University in Los Angeles, majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in Spanish.

After graduation in 2014, she got a job as a part-time writer at KUSI in San Diego, where she worked her way up to a full-time producer position. Now with a couple years of producing under her belt, she’s excited to get out of the studio and try her hand at reporting.

In her free time, you can probably find her playing beach volleyball, running, playing piano, surfing, reading, or on a road trip.

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Study reveals favorite Halloween candy for each state in 2020

Kennewick police looking for person that paid with counterfeit bill

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Why Thanksgiving turkeys will be smaller this year

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Walla Walla Public Schools prepares to bring some students back to class starting Oct. 26

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WA police department searching for missing kangaroo

PNNL team helps increase capacity for COVID-19 testing nationwide

Benton County Sheriff's Office warns of new phone scam

White House press secretary tests positive for coronavirus

Kennewick police looking for driver that crashed into a ditch then ran off on foot

Downtown Kennewick streets used for outdoor seating will open back up to traffic this weekend

Washington State Department of Health to distribute new rapid COVID-19 tests within days

American, United move ahead with more than 32,000 furloughs for now

A Florida city is having a swan sale because it costs $10,000 per year to feed them

Steelers-Titans game postponed after positive COVID-19 tests in Tennessee

Construction to resume on McCain Foods' $300 million expansion in Othello

Prosser students: Paint a pumpkin, win some cash

Kennewick School Board to discuss reopening in special meeting Wednesday

Two NFL teams suspend in-person activities after multiple positive COVID-19 tests

Multiple people dead after possible hostage situation in Salem, Oregon

National Coffee Day 2020: Where you can get some discounted brew

Walla Walla Public Schools to discuss partial reopening in Tuesday board meeting

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Suspect arrested in Kennewick motorcycle crash that left one in critical condition

A kitten that looks like Baby Yoda was rescued from a California wildfire

Kennewick police investigating after report of shots fired

WSU Tri-Cities launches pop-up study spaces in Prosser and Pasco

Pasco’s Country Mercantile is still holding its annual Harvest Festival

Benton-Franklin Recovery Coalition holding webinar to highlight lack of local treatment facilities

POPP plans to transform dental office into spay and neuter clinic