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Proposed Manhattan National Park project seeking public input
Proposed Manhattan National Park project seeking public input (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Feds Want Your Comments On Manhattan National Historical Park

The direction of the proposed Manhattan National Park Project at Hanford is going to be guided by comments from citizens, including you!

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Indian tribe demands return of Kennewick Man for burial purposes
Indian tribe demands return of Kennewick Man for burial purposes (Townsquare Media image)
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Native American Tribes Demand Return, ‘Reburial’ of Kennewick Man

On the heels of news that DNA testing as shown the skeleton known as "Kennewick Man" to be a Native American, the Yakama Tribe issued a statement Thursday demanding his return to the tribe, for the purpose of re-burial.

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Pasco Naval Air Station In World War 2
Pasco Naval Air Station In World War 2 (Bergstrom Aircraft, Franklin County Historical Society)
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Don’t Miss WWII Historic Aircraft Event at Bergstrom June 13th! [PICTURES]

This is the family-friendly chance of a lifetime to see some classic World War II aircraft, and help preserve history at the same time.  The Warbird-Fly-In is coming to Bergstrom Aircraft at the Pasco Airport June 13th.

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Bartek Szewczyk
Bartek Szewczyk
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Hermiston Librarian Is a Hero! — This Strange Story Will Melt Your Heart

A New Hampshire woman named Lisa Merrifield graduated from Hermiston High School in 1987. Her mother bought her a class ring and necklace. In the early 1990s the ring was in a purse stolen out of her car while she played softball. That was the end of the story until Super Librarian got a call...

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Watch Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech [VIDEO]

Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, in which we're reminded about the late speaker's quest for civil rights equality.

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15 Musical Christmas Gifts Everyone Got In the ’80s and ’90s

Back when Amazon was just a rainforest and the word "iPod" sounded like a one-man spacecraft, people still got musical gifts for Christmas.

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Seattle reacts to Hanford National Park plan
Seattle reacts to Hanford National Park plan (Getty images)
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Seattle – As Expected – ‘Sneers’ At Hanford National Historical Park

After years of fighting to get it, Doc Hastings and the House approved the plan to create a National Historical Park dedicated to the Manhattan Project and the important history of Hanford.

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PoliTech
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College Students Know Zilch About America, Will Make You Sad

When it comes to the future of this country, be afraid. Be very afraid.

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10 Strange, Fun Facts About the Spooky Origins of Halloween

The roots of our spookiest holiday's traditions—from pumpkins to trick-or-treating—run deep, their origins reaching back thousands of years to pre-Christian pagan festivals and superstitions.

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Francesco Cura
Francesco Cura
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Do You Remember These Old Tri-Cities Businesses? [POLL]

A long time ago a coworker asked online what closed businesses people missed most in Tri-Cities. That poll was recently shared on a local Facebook page and received over 525 responses! Here are the top answers:

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