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Yakima, Washington is located in Yakima County. Zip codes in Yakima, WA include 98908, 98902, and 98909. The median home price in Yakima is $154,900 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Yakima information.

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Friday | KIMA

Yakima weighing pulling out of Valley-wide emergency services group

Yakima Valley's emergency response agency could lose its biggest member. Yakima is considering pulling out of the group.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Shadow's destiny is their own - Thu, 10 Jul 2014 PST

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Derek Zimmerman and Mike Ramos scored after halftime to build a 2-0 lead and Spokane held on for a 2-1 win over host Vancouver Victory FC on Thursday night.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Evacuations ordered in Washington state wildfire

Firefighters, lower left, are visible as fire races up the east side of Numeral Mountain from Highway 97A, close to Entiat, Wash., Wednesday night, July 9, 2014.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

KIMA

Tire explodes on local man at Yakima Speedway

A Yakima man is in intensive care after a freak accident at the Yakima Speedway on the Fourth of July.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Kennewick police to probe claims against Yakima police captain

The Kennewick Police Department will investigate allegations that Yakima police Capt.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

KAPP-TV Yakima

Shutdown of Private Delivery System Will Interrupt Irrigation Service in Yakima

The New Schanno Canal Company, a private provider of irrigation water to the City of Yakima's Lenox System and 9th Avenue System, has been experiencing problems with its delivery system recently.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Packer

Northwest cherries records all-time best June volume

A monthly record 10.3 million boxes of cherries shipped from the region in June, according to Yakima, Wash.-based Northwest Cherry Growers .

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KIMA

Yakima Valley wineries benefiting from hot weather

While the summer heat is uncomfortable for some, Yakima Valley wine growers say it's good for the billion dollar industry.

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The Star Press

Colo., Wash., differ in legalizing marijuana

In a June 4 photo, Randall Oliver, the chief scientist for Analytical 360, weighs a sample of marijuana at its new cannabis analysis laboratory in Yakima, Wash.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

KAPP-TV Yakima

Yakima Co. Sheriff's Office rescue 15-year-old boy from a Naches River island

Press Release from the Yakima County Sheriff's Office regarding a water rescue this afternoon on 3400 block of S. Naches Rd. in Yakima: A family was swimming in the Naches River, when a 15 year old boy on an inner tube, was caught in the current and swept downstream.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

KIMA

Personal firework displays kept law enforcement busy

Firework debris is all that remains of Fourth of July Festivities. This neighborhood in Wapato is just one area in Yakima County that put on its own displays.

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KAPP-TV Yakima

Early Morning Eluding Arrest in Yakima

At about 0610 hrs YCSO deputies were dispatched to the area of the 3700 block of S. 40th Avenue, in Yakima County, for a report of subjects sleeping in a vehicle on a private roadway.

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Tri-cityherald.com

South Fork Ahtanum open to recreationists after 3-month closure

Closed by Department of Natural Resource officials on March 31, the South Fork was reopened in late June following an extensive cleanup effort, including two weekend-long work parties.

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The News Tribune

Get Out: Wooden boat show, farmers market, music, concerts, Wings &...

Joel Ruiz and his dad Osman load up their bins at their vendors booth recently at the downtown Puyallup Farmer's Market in Pioneer Park.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Northwest Music Scene

Jaime Wyatt Brings the Bang-Bang to her Northwest roots

Northwest-born and raised currently residing in Los Angeles singer-songwriter/guitarist Jaime Wyatt, with her rhythm section The Bang Bang's, are hitting the road, previewing material from their forthcoming full-length, and allowing Wyatt to return to her Northwest roots.

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KIMA

Library book circulation drops; planned renovations worth it?

Hundreds of thousands of dollars are being invested in the Yakima Valley Libraries.

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KIMA

Trial date set for man accused of threatening to bomb Yakima Charter

An October trial date has been set for the man accused of threatening to bomb Charter Communications in Yakima.

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KIMA

1200+ customers lose power in Yakima

Pacific Power says more than 1,200 customers in the Yakima area lost power Thursday night.

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KIMA

Wildfire in Manastash Ridge area near Ellensburg grows to 4,000 acres

A 4,000-acre wildfire is burning in the Manastash Ridge area south of Ellensburg.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Hispanic Business

10 Days Out: July 3, 2014

It's guitar heavy but balanced with a nice dose of bass and keys. The band takes the stage at fire, which tore through the city and ultimately reshaped it.

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Fire Warning for Yakima County was issued at July 13 at 3:14PM PDT

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