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How to avoid computer, email, credit card scams during Holidays
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Avoid These Scams During Holiday Season

Some of these might seem silly, but a surprising number of people are hurt by them.

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Tri City program provides gifts, assistance for seniors during holidays
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Be A Santa To A Senior – Local Program Provides Help for Elderly

The Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business, ShopKo, Habitat for Humanity and other local groups are teaming up for the Be A Santa To a Senior Program.

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What’s the Most You’ll Spend on a Gift This Holiday Season? [POLL]

Holiday shopping can sure burn a ho ho hole in your wallet.

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Has that tree been visited by a skunk, or not?
Has that tree been visited by a skunk, or not? (Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)
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Here’s Why You Should Never Illegally Cut Down A Christmas Tree – Peeew!

We bet you've done it, we all have.    Driving around town, or walking during the Christmas season, and you see the "perfect" tree.  You just know that tree would look perfect in your home, with presents underneath.  Who's going to notice if you cut it down? There's plenty of others nearby, or it's not going to be missed.

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Bellingham changes Columbus Day name
Bellingham changes Columbus Day name (Photo by Ron Wurzer/Getty Images)
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Bellingham Latest WA City to Cave, Changes Columbus Day Name

Claiming the name Columbus Day was "hurtful" to Native Americans, the Bellingham City Council has voted to replace Columbus Day with another..

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What Is the History of Cinco de Mayo?

With Cinco de Mayo around the corner, a few of you may be wondering, what exactly is Cinco de Mayo? Put down that sweet margarita and let us enlighten you.

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Christmas for Children A Big Success – Thanks to ALL Our Newstalk 870 Friends!

Thanks to your generosity,  hundreds of foster children in the Columbia Basin received wonderful Christmas gifts this holiday season.

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Home Alone’

If you tried to describe the violent holiday classic ‘Home Alone’ to someone who had never seen it, they might wonder why it’s considered a “must watch” at Christmas time. Watching the precocious, sadistic Kevin McAllister (played by Macaulay Culkin) find new and unique ways to commit assault and battery against two hapless burglars doesn’t sound like something that would teach an impressionable child about why the holidays are important.

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Naughty or Nice Survey Reveals Americans Are Not Even Close to Well-Behaved

So, are you naughty or nice?

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(Images via MGM, Warner Bros, and 20th Century Fox)
(Images via MGM, Warner Bros, and 20th Century Fox)
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12 Things You Didn’t Know About Some Of Your Favorite Christmas Movies

Christmas films like A Christmas Story and Christmas Vacation go right along with mistletoe, carols, and cookies as staples of the holiday season.  And in celebration of the 12 days of Christmas, here are 12 bits of trivia you may not know about some of your favorite Christmas movies.

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