'Tis the season for ugly sweaters. And once again, the fad of donning these woven creations is keeping newspeople and celebrities cozy with laughs through the holidays. Enjoy some of the good, the bad, and the ugly sweater moments of 2016.
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'Tis the ugly sweater season
The most unusual TSA checkpoint finds
Texas 911 callers: 'There's a bull in the neighborhood'
Wertz family happy to be honored together
Packing up backpacks for local foster kids
Video lights at 21004 N. 729 PR NW in Prosser
Video: 39th annual Lampson Cable Bridge Run
VIDEO: Why this could be the best Richland hoops team in recent history
Singing and wiggling at Hanford High pep rally
Trooper Chris Thorson warns people about freezing rain
Freezing rain pelts Tri-Cities
Special holiday greeting to Marie Curie STEM students
Hanford High Principal Tory Christensen is joined by Manny Fernandez performing a children's song called Wiggle Like a Fish at the Richland school winter pep rally. Many of the school's 2,200 students requested his performance at the assembly themed "Winter Wishes"
The Richland Bombers boys basketball team smoked the Chiawana Riverhawks 90-46 on Friday in Pasco. After the game, Richland's Riley Sorn and coach Earl Streufert, as well as Chiawana coach Chad Herron, weighed in on what makes this Richland team so special. Plus, Sorn offers insight on a shocking start to the game.
Ensign Tasha Talbot of San Diego, Calif., sends a holiday greeting to students at Marie Curie STEM Elementary School in Pasco from the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard while at a pier in Sasebo, Japan.
This video from November shows demolition of the north wall of the canyon, allowing heavy equipment to begin removing strong backs from the walls. Strong backs are brackets from which pencil-shaped processing tanks once hung. It also shows the array of dust suppression tools, each spraying water from a different angle to help control radiological contamination during demolition.
Battalion Chief Tod Kreutz of the Kennewick Fire Department gives an overview of the house fire crews extinguished at 1213 W. First Ave. in Kennewick. No one was injured but a pet dog died in the blaze.
Stars Wars fan Kory Gaston, manager at Adventures Underground in Richland, has fond memories of watching his first Star Wars movies as a young child and is anxious to watch the newest movie called The Last Jedi.