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2016 Fall TV Preview: 30 Premieres You Can’t Miss

These days, it'd take at least two years to watch only only one season's worth of #PeakTV, a quarter of which won't even be around a second year. You’d need some sort of absurd television guidance periodical to navigate it all, but because we love you' we've put together an in-depth look at 30 major must-see premieres kicking off as early as August 31.

Come, wrap some barbed wire around your bats and grab a coffee in Stars Hollow, as we descend into the madness that is Fall TV 2016!

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(Photo by Paul Edwards - Pool/Getty Images)
(Photo by Paul Edwards - Pool/Getty Images)
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Did You Know Swimming Rhinos Used to Be Native to Umatilla?

I saw something today that blew my mind. Aquatic rhinos used to live in the Umatilla County area when the region was a swamp.

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Ingus Bajars, Thinkstock
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Today I Learned: Most Deadly Avalanche in U.S. History Was in Washington

On March 1, 1910 an avalanche half a mile long and quarter-mile wide slid down a slope in the Cascade Mountains not far from Stevens Pass Ski Area and knocked two trains off the tracks.

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Throwback Thursday: Meet the Pasco Milk Man!

Before grocery stores had refrigerated aisles the Milk Man would rove town delivering fresh milk and other produce. Their role was so important to the survival of Pasco that men delivering milk were exempted from military service during World War II.

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If We Bury a Time Capsule, What Tri-Cities Objects Should Go Inside?

If we were to buy a time capsul thingy and buried it, what should we put in it from Tri-Cities?

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Our Story in Two Minutes [VIDEO]

WOW! I was really captivated by this awesome video. We have come so far...and have so far to go.

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10 Classic Country Songs That NEVER Made It to No. 1 [VIDEOS]

CMT.com put together a list of some of the GREATEST country songs . . . that NEVER made it to Number One. They chose 10 . . . and some are a total surprise ...

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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This Day in History for June 30 – ‘Gone with the Wind’ Published and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1859 – French acrobat Charles Blondin crosses Niagara Falls on a tightrope (More info)

1921 – President Warren G. Harding appoints former President William Howard Taft as Chief Justice of the United States; Taft is the only person to have ever held both offices (More info)

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You’ll Never Guess What Job Used to Require 80 Horses to Get Done

Sure, the Tri-Cities has a lot going for it, but should south Kennewick residents be called “Heavenites?” I thought that was reserved for angels...

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When And Where Was This Picture Taken? – Kennewick History Sleuths Needed

This is a photograph from the East Benton County Historical Society. They aren’t sure when it was taken, or from what angle, but they know the baseball field is Sanders Baseball Field in Kennewick that was later renamed the Sanders-Jacob Field in 1970...

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KORD Remembers Pasco’s WWI Veterans

More than 300 Franklin County residents served the nation 95 years ago.

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Fingernail History

 

The Fingernail is a soundstage in Howard Amon Park. It was created in 1963, "salvaged from a rock quarry" in the 1970s, and moved here in 1982

 

a great video on on this local landmark  video

 

 

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