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(toss to kristin) from the 3 ((toss to jade)) the family of michelle hundell- the family of 3 the family of michelle hundell- the woman who's body was discovered on a pasco beach - is now opened up about michelle's life and her love for it.
They say she lit up the room and was always thinking about her kids..
The three people arrested in connection to her murder are expected in court this morning.
The hudnall family will be there wearing butterfly ribbons as well as special shirts made for michelle.
A local fallen marine is a step closer this morning to receiving a special honor.
Today the house of representatives approved legislation that would rename the post office at west van giesen street in west richland to the "sergeant dietrich schmieman post office."
Schmieman was killed in a plane crash a year ago -- while serving at camp lejeune in north carolina.
The legislation now goes to the senate for approval.
One man is dead this morning after a crash on i-82 near granger.
Washington state patrol tells us that around 11 o-clock last night 46 year old carter ver-valen was driving eastbound on i-82 near milepost 58 when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road causing him to lose control and hit the median.
Troopers say he was pronounced dead at the scene, it's unknown at this time if drugs or alcohol played a factor in this crash.
A gunman is on the loose after shooting two people in sunnyside.
Police say the photo on your screens shows the suspect's vehicle.
Officers responded to a home in the 600 block of north 4th street where they found two people suffering from gunshot wounds.
They say crystal pina and javier gomez were taken to the hospital - pina was later flown to harborview medical center in seattle.
Gomez was treated and released.
The tri - cities americans will have a new coach when the take the ice next season - that after former n-h-l forward kelly buchberger was annouced as the new head coach of the team - yesterday.
Buchberger - who won the stanley cup twice as a member of the edmonton oilers - and played professionaly for 19 seasons - was also previously was an assitant coach for the new york islanders this morning - backlash is coming in - as the preisdent gave his insight into rather he belives u-s intelligence officals or russia when it comes to questions swirling around the 20 - 16 election.
That alleged meddling prompting the ongoing mueller investigation and leading to the recent indictment of 12 russian intelligence officals.
And - in an interview with fox news - the president reinterated his statments from finland - calling the mueller investigation a witch hunt.
23 people were hurt - when - what officals are calling a lava bomb- came flying through the air - striking a tour boat off the coast of hawaii.
That lava coming from the kilaeua volcano 13 people of that boat were taken to the hospital due to their injuries.
Including one woman who suffered from a broken femur and is listed in serious condition the c - e - o of washington based amazon - is now the world's richest man.
That news coming as forbes drops its list of the world richest people - and as the stock price of amazon reaches an all time high.
The news of bezos' bump comes as amazon stock hit a new all-time high monday - with the sites prime day promotion.
3 like with other foods, the exact origin of ice cream is unknown.
What from the legends skycam network, here's a look from richland's columbia point.
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