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Yakima's DSHS staff had a novel idea to recognize people while they're still around, rather than after they're gone.
Numbers in acreage for vineyeards, production, jobs and wineries are skyrocketing; that will lead to a major impact on our economy in coming years, according to a recent study.
Yakima was proud to boast a drop in stolen cars, but now the number of people stealing car parts is on the rise.
Yakima County: The Governor's Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee will be holding a Veterans Town Hall on Wednesday, July 23 from 10:00 am noon at VFW Post 379, 118 S. 5th Avenue in Yakima, WA.
Members of the public may donate new or gently used school supplies to any of the following locations: Key Bank, Sterling Bank, Yakima Federal Savings, Bank Reale, Coldwell Banker Tomlinson Associated Brokers, Banner Bank, U.S. Bank, Columbia River Bank, Windermere Real Estate, Three Rivers Family Medicine, Shopko and Fred Meyer.
The Washington fires forced a group of bicyclists to detour on their cross-country trek.
You can help organize donations for victims hit by the wildfires across the state.
Three Republicans are vying to be the next Benton County assessor, but voters can choose only two in the Aug. 5 primary to advance to the general election.
A rare open U.S. House seat in central Washington has exposed deep divisions within the GOP, with Main Street Republicans pitted against archconservative candidates in the run-up to the Aug. 5 primary.
They beat the West Coast League East division-leading Yakima Valley Pippins for the third straight time Saturday, 4-2 at Yakima County Stadium.
At approximately 7:30pm on the evening of July 18, 2014 Yakima Police responded to the intersection of S. 10th Avenue and W. Viola Avenue for a car vs. motorcycle collision.
Police said Brandon Rossman was traveling westbound on W. Viola Ave. near S. 10th Ave at a high speed just after 7:30 p.m. last night.
No injuries have been reported. The fire was first spotted off I-90 in the area of Ryegrass, near the Yakima military training center, south of Vantage, the news release said.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:16 pm
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