With the tragedy in Boston today, thoughts and prayers go out the local families of those who had loved one's competing in the 117th running of the marathon.

They are as follows:

According to www.BostonMarathon.com

Bib Wave/
Name Age M/F City St Ctry Ctz
6106 1/7 Griffiths, Gene 49 M Yakima WA USA USA
19683 3/2 Harrington, Kristelle 47 F Yakima WA USA USA
15718 2/7 Verbrugge, Staci 43 F Yakima WA USA USA

There were also 10 participants from the Tri-Cities.