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  1. Yakima Basin drought forces early use of stored waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KIMA

    The federal Bureau of Reclamation has had to start using stored reservoir water to supplement natural flows early because of a worsening drought in central Washington's Yakima Basin. According to a mid-month forecast released by the bureau, some Yakima Basin water users may only get 54 percent of their supply.

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  2. Missing Yakima man found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KIMA

    Yakima police say the man who was reported missing by his family on Saturday, was found dead. Ernestino Garcia's body was found Monday morning.

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  3. Heritage University offering tuition discount to graduate education studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    School districts in the Yakima Valley say qualified teachers are still in demand. Now, Heritage University is looking meet it, by offering a tuition discount to those who want to be teachers.

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  4. Pacific Power donates $3K to repair Yakima trolley tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    Yakima Valley Trolleys is getting some help to repair its tracks. The Pacific Power Foundation donated $3,000.

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  5. Federal grant to help Yakima-area veterans find permanent homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    The Yakima Housing Authority will receive federal money to help homeless veterans find a permanent place to live. The $34,795 grant will help veterans pay for rent.

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  6. YWCA asks Yakima, Yakima County to proclaim 'Stand Against Racism Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    The Young Women's Christian Association is asking Yakima and Yakima County to proclaim this Friday as "Stand Against Racism Day." The organization will host a free lunch in Performance Park Friday, from 12 to 1 p.m. There will be speakers covering how to raise awareness, and how racism can affect our community.

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  7. Yakima boy losing sight will go to DisneylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    An update on the story KIMA first brought you on a young Yakima boy losing his vision. The child's mom says a non-profit has agreed to pay for a trip to Disneyland.

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  8. Dept. of Ecology hires more teens for summer roadside cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    You might see more teens clearing trash on the sides of our roads this summer. The Department of Ecology is hiring 72 teenagers for the job this year, compared to about 60 last year.

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  9. Yakima working to replace city's gang prevention leader roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    Yakima is still working to replace the city's gang prevention leader who took a new job in Seattle. Yakima says someone who worked alongside Perry Tarrant will take on the role of overseeing the city's emergency preparedness plan.

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  10. Yakima SWAT stand-off suspect faces more chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KIMA

    The man involved in a two hour-stand off with Yakima police and the SWAT team last week is facing more charges. John McGinty is now charged with arson on top of violating a no contact order and assault.

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  11. Suspected DUI crash lands two juveniles in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KIMA

    A 44-year-old Yakima man is facing drunken driving charges after a crash Friday evening. Washington State Patrol say the accident sent two juvenile passengers to the hospital with unknown injuries.

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  12. Yakima to dedicate Randall Park Dog ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    Yakima will celebrate the completion of Randall Park Dog Park with a ribbon cutting on Saturday. Since it opened in December, Yakima added new signs, dog waste bag dispensers and a water fountain.

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  13. Cardinal George, former bishop of Yakima Diocese, dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    The longtime archbishop of Chicago has died after a long battle with cancer. 78-year-old Cardinal Francis George served as the bishop of the Yakima Diocese from 1990 to 1996.

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  14. Yakima could extend gang prevention contracts with Y-PAL & People for PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    Yakima is looking to extend its contracts with Y-PAL and People for People to help prevent gangs. The city's proposing to pay Y-PAL $75,000 for one year of outreach and skills programming.

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  15. Coroner's office releases sketch of man found dead in YakimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    The Yakima County Coroner's Office is still trying to identify a man found dead earlier this week. On Friday, the coroner released this forensic sketch.

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  16. Work on new Yakima roundabout to start in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    Yakima is looking to break ground on a new roundabout next month. It will connect Fair Avenue with Martin Luther King Boulevard and N. 10 Street.

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  17. Yakima police department implementing portable breathalyzersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    Yakima police are using a new method to test if someone's been drinking. It's a portable breathalyzer unlike the ones you may have seen in cars or at the store.

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  18. A Yakima EMT is looking to offer free CPR classes for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    "If nothing is done there's a good likelihood that that person will not have additional life," said Becky Montgomery, a CPR and first aid instructor. Sam Castanon, spends most of his days saving people's lives, but he knows he can't always be around when someone may need his help.

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  19. Collisions before, after Union Gap roundabouts steady; traffic flow improvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KIMA

    People seem to either love them or hate them. But, Union Gap's roundabouts are here to stay.

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  20. YPD sees success with GPS home-monitoring braceletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KIMA

    Yakima police are seeing success with a relatively new home-monitoring program. The GPS bracelet is a money saver for taxpayers.

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