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Washington couple married for 75 years named Harvey and Irma

SPOKANE, Wash. - While Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc in Texas and Hurricane Irma threatens Florida another Harvey and Irma, closer to home, spread nothing but love. In fact this pair shares the same last name and have for 75 years. 

Cincinnati Zoo's baby hippo to star in Facebook video series

CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Cincinnati Zoo says its popular baby hippo will star in an internet video series called "The Fiona Show" starting next week. The zoo says the first video will be available on the show's Facebook page on…

One man dead in rollover accident on I-82 in Kennewick

Washington State Patrol reports around 1 a.m. 45-year-old Kenneth Nichols was driving east on Interstate 82 near milepost 124 11 miles south of Kennewick when he lost control of his 2003 white Ford F250 pickup truck. 

City-wide campaign in Seattle eliminates one million plastic straws

Seattle will be the first city to go plastic straw free in the month of September.HBO star Adrian Grenier and his nonprofit organization Lonely Wale Foundation and partners Seattle Seahawks, Seattle Mariners, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seattle Aquarium and over 100…

DUI, hit-and-run arrest after victim chases down driver who fled scene

KENNEWICK, Wash. - Kennewick Police responding to a hit-and-run on the 200 Blk of East 1st Avenue in Kennewick overnight.Around midnight Sunday, 30-year-old Lindsey Gonzales was traveling the wrong way on East 1st Avenue and struck a parked vehicle…

Aurora Borealis seen in Western Washington

A geomagnetic storm brought a spectacular show to skies across the northern United States on Sunday night.The Aurora Borealis phenomenon -- also known as the Northern Lights -- may be visible "as low as New York to Wisconsin to…

Richland man among 16 killed in Mississippi plane crash

According to the Spokesman-Review and social media users, Richland native Dietrich Schmieman is one of the Marines who died in the Mississippi plane crash that killed 16 people Monday.The plane was on its way to Marine Crops Air Station Yuma…

How to get a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven all day today

Every year on this day, 7-Eleven stores across the country celebrate 7/11 by giving you free frozen drinks.Today, the convenience chain officially turns 90-years-old and expects to dole out a million Slurpees on the house.On Free Slurpee Day, you can…

Search amplifies in forest west of Naches for 20-year-old missing since Friday

Multiple agencies will continue the search for a 20-year-old Union Gap woman missing since Friday.The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office says Kaylean Johnson was last seen riding a 1974 Harley-Davidson motorcycle with 61-year-old Patrick Frawley near the Little Naches campground, about…

Cow stuck in canal ditch

The Kennewick Police Department helped a cow stuck in a canal ditch around the 5000 block of West 14th Ave.

Richland Bombers criticized in Buzzfeed list

The Richland High School mascot made a national list for Buzzfeed’s list of “25 High School Mascots That’ll Make You Say, ‘Wait, What?’”