Yakima Newswire (Page 7)

Yakima Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yakima, WA. (Page 7)

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  1. Washington during the Great DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... caption: Packing fresh prunes at night on Produce Row during busy season, wages two cents per box. Washington, Yakima. Photo by Dorothea Lange, August 1939. Original caption: Packing fresh prunes at night on Produce Row during busy season, wages two ...

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  2. Heroin has claimed three current or former LWSD students in last yearRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Kirkland Reporter

    ... she opened up about her heroin use out of fear and went to detox, followed by several weeks of treatment in Yakima. It wasn't long before Browne, who Bushbeck said was terrified that she couldn't stop using, relapsed. She then went and spent a year ...

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  3. Swimmer spots car in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | KIMA

    The Coos county Sheriff's Office said the car was reported stolen out of Coos Bay on Monday, June 13. KIMA CBS Yakima, Washington covers news, sports, weather and events in the area, including Terrace Heights, Yakima, Union Gap, Selah,Toppenish, Tieton, Naches, Wapato, Sunnyside, Prosser, Grandview, Ellensburg, Zillah, Kittitas, and Granger.

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  4. Slight Chance Of Rain Has Cherry Growers, Pickers FranticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Weather Service predicts a 20 percent chance of rain by the end of the week. Slim, but It's making fourth-generation Yakima Valley grower Mark Roy nervous. Rain water gathers in the little bowl around the stem of the cherry. The fruit can only ...

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  5. Pit bull lovers disappointed as Yakima council continues ban - Wed, 22 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Despite impassioned testimony from community members, Yakima's 29-year-old ban on the dog breed will remain in place after the City Council voted 4-3 against moving the issue to committee for further discussion. Despite impassioned testimony from community members, Yakima's 29-year-old ban on the dog breed will remain in place after the City Council voted 4-3 against moving the issue to committee for further discussion.

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  6. Pit bull lovers disappointed as Yakima council continues banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Columbian

    Despite impassioned testimony from community members, Yakima's 29-year-old ban on the dog breed will remain in place after the City Council voted 4-3 against moving the issue to committee for further discussion. Opponents of lifting the ban stood their ground on safety concerns, saying they don't want to be responsible for potential vicious dog attacks.

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  7. Salmon Cannon(TM) Sets New Distance Record for Moving FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Market Wire

    WHAT: YOUR CHANCE TO WATCH LIVE FISH "GLIDE & SLIDE" 1,100 ft. THROUGH THE WHOOSHH FISH TRANSPORT SYSTEM WHERE: Roza Diversion Dam Fish Handling and Fish Passage Facility on the Yakima River, a U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Site WHY: As climate change continues to affect river systems, making the management of water a priority, and as warm waters cause stress and contribute to the death of migratory fish in such unfavorable conditions, a better, less expensive way to transport fish through waterways and past barriers is needed.

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  8. Yakima's homeless residents to get housing vouchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Yakima officials have approved the use of nearly $300,000 in federal funds to provide housing for dozens of homeless people living in an encampment in the city's downtown. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the Yakima Valley Conference of Governments approved the funds Monday to provide housing vouchers for more than 30 homeless people.

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  9. Benton, Franklin counties crisis planning unravelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Three months after Benton and Franklin counties agreed to jointly hire a Yakima health executive to guide plans to unite behavioral health and substance abuse services, the agreement may be falling apart. In March, the two commissions agreed to hire Rick Weaver, CEO of Comprehensive, to develop a roadmap to guide the bicounty human services department as it adapts to Washington's healthcare privatization model.

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  10. Ultra runner Gunhild Swanson refuses to slow down - Sun, 19 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... farther or maybe you don't need to whine when things don't go your way." In April, Swanson stood on the stage at the Yakima River Canyon Marathon the night before the race and introduced one of her heroes: Kathrine Switzer of Boston Marathon fame. ...

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  11. Teddy Roosevelta s Whistle Stop Tour of 1903Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Spokane 7

    ... 17-stop train junket, as part of a great Western tour that thrilled cities and towns from the Puget Sound to Yakima. President Theodore Roosevelt made a 17-city whistle stop tour of Washington State, inspiring thousands of Washington residents on ...

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  12. Yakima homelessness drops 16% over last yearRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Wenatchee World

    The number of homeless in Yakima County is down 16 percent over last year and has dropped below 600, according to an annual homeless count. The count, conducted last January, was conducted as part the annual Yakima County Point in Time Homeless Count, showed the number of homeless is 580.

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  13. Discover the joy of guitar with Andrew Feriante on Saturday in Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... years between Southern Italy and Manziana, a village just outside Rome. Feriante's mother is an American citizen from Yakima while his father was an Italian national, he said. At age 9, he announced his intentions to be a flamenco guitarist, and ...

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  14. Prosser Scottish Fest and Highland Games set June 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... will lead the Parade of Tartans. The event also will feature the popular Firefighter's Challenge, in which crews from Yakima Valley fire departments face off in tests of firefighting skills, strength and endurance, plus a "Bonny Knees" contest for ...

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  15. the Hat Squad: Remembering Janet WaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Inner Toob

    ... characters, has died. The veteran film, TV and radio actress died at age 96 at her home in Encino. A native of Yakima, Wash., Waldo was featured in the futuristic series "The Jetsons," which initially aired in the 1960s. Her other credits included ...

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  16. Missing man who killed Ephrata teen at age 12 capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... Tuesday at a bus stop in Rapid City. A warrant was issued for Eakin's arrest Sunday after he failed to report to a Yakima, Washington, work release center. Eakin was convicted of murder in 2005 and sentenced to 14 years in prison for the 2003 ...

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  17. Man who left Washington work release caught in South DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... Tuesday at a bus stop in Rapid City. A warrant was issued for Eakin's arrest Sunday after he failed to report to a Yakima, Washington, work release center. Eakin was convicted of murder in 2005 and sentenced to 14 years in prison for the 2003 ...

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  18. Jake Lee Eakin recaptured in South DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Wenatchee World

    Marshals arrested Eakin, 25, at 11:20 a.m. in Rapid City, acting on a warrant issued early Sunday by the Washington Department of Corrections after Eakin went missing from the Ahtanum View Work Release center. He will be extradited and may face local escape charges in Yakima County.

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  19. KXDD/Yakima, Wa PD John Richards Upped To Om As Dewey Boynton RetiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | AllAccess.com

    As ALL ACCESS previously hinted at last WEEK , there are some changes at INGSTAD RADIO/WASHINGTON, LLC. After 20 years as OM and Country KXDD morning show host, DEWEY BOYNTON has announced his retirement as of FRIDAY, JULY 1st. JOHN RICHARDS will fill his position as OM of the cluster, doubling as morning co-host on Country KXDD.

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  20. Janet Waldo, voice of Judy Jetson and Josie from 'Pussycats', dead at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Morning Call

    A native of Yakima, Washington, Waldo was featured in the futuristic series "The Jetsons," which initially aired in the 1960s. Her other credits included Josie in "Josie and the Pussycats" and Fred Flintstone's mother-in-law in "The Flintstones."

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