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Thousands Gather for 4th of July Events

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PASCO, Wash.- Tens of thousands of people gathered around the Tri-Cities Friday for various 4th of July celebrations.

People lined the streets of Pasco for the Grand Ol' 4th Parade, featuring appearances from Congressman Doc Hastings and Miss Tri-Cities.

In Kennewick, people were already gathered early Friday for the River of Fire Festival at Columbia Park.

About 2,500 people turned out for the year's biggest Richland Farmers Market in that part of town.