Jesse and Romana Arriaga of Outlook celebrated their 40th anniversary on July 1.
The couple was wed July 4, 1971, at St. Joseph's Church in Sunnyside.
The Arriagas, lifelong local residents, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a special trip to Louisiana.
The couple's children are Jesse Jr., Maria Elena Arriaga, Jose and Lupita Saldana.
They also have four grandchildren; Isabella Arriaga, Avery Matheny, Manuel Saldana Jr. and Erik Gonzalez Jr.
Mr. Arriaga works for the Yakima Valley Farmworkers Clinic and his wife is a retired food service worker for the Sunnyside School District.