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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 $149,500 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Yakima information.

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10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

How to host a free crafting party at Michael's

Michael's craft store's all have a classroom space in-store, that they use to teach courses.

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14 hrs ago | KIMA

Yard sale to benefit Relay for Life

If you'd like to contribute to the fight against cancer, you can do it by taking part in a yard sale to benefit Relay for Life.

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15 hrs ago | KIMA

Yakima police react to year's 3rd deadly officer-involved shooting

We now know who was involved in the officer-involved shooting over the weekend. Rolando Villanueva was shot to death Saturday night during a police chase along Interstate 82. KIMA learned Villanueva mentioned in the past the idea of a "suicide by cop."

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15 hrs ago | KIMA

County giving funds to Yakima for mill site redevelopment

Yakima County will invest $1.8 million to help the city of Yakima redevelop the old mill site.

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15 hrs ago | KIMA

YVCC spending millions in reserve funds on new equipment

Yakima Valley Community College is dipping into its reserves. It's spending $2.5 million on new equipment and furniture.

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18 hrs ago | KAPP-TV Yakima

Commercial Structure Fire This Morning on Nob Hill BLVD

Local area Firefighters responded to a reported structure fire at the 700 Block East Nob Hill BLVD.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Dave Shorett | Yakima River management deserves blue ribbon

The Yakima River drainage is becoming a testament to good fisheries management. Gradually, the Yakima River has improved so much since becoming a no-stock catch-and-release fishery above Rosa Dam that it truly deserves to be called a Blue-Ribbon stream.

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Grocery Headquarters

Pink Lady Joins Everfresh Premier Varietals

Everfresh Premier Varietals line of all-natural apple juices welcomes a new flavor: Pink Lady.

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KNDO

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Minister Aglukkaq Announces Support to Help put Students on Ice - Program supports youth and Aboriginal leadership and fosters understanding and respect for the Arctic - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA Minister Aglukkaq Announces Support to Help put Students on Ice - Program supports youth and Aboriginal leadership and fosters ... (more)

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Bellingham Herald

Ex-foster child sues DSHS, alleging long list of horrors

A 20-year-old Tacoma woman who contends she was subjected to an odyssey of horror as a foster child has sued the state of Washington for $5 million.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

National Parks Traveler

Stay Hydrated With A National Parks Traveler Water Bottle

Summer's on the way, and more and more units of the National Park System are adding water filling stations , so head to the parks with a water bottle from National Parks Traveler .

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KIMA

Car chase ends in third deadly YPD officer-involved shooting this year

YAKIMA POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE: On 4/12/2014 at about 2305 hours a Yakima Police Department patrol sergeant observed a vehicle being operated recklessly on S. Fair Ave. The sergeant initiated a traffic stop of the vehicle and it pulled into a driveway of a residence in the 500 blk.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

KIMA

Hundreds of volunteers at 'Graffiti Be Gone' cleanup

"To help Yakima," said Layla. That's why all these people and little Layla came out to the Graffiti Be Gone cleanup.

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The Oregonian

Judge in Yakima, Wash., blocks release of sex offender information

A woman from south-central Washington said she's not giving up her court fight after judges in three counties blocked the release of information about low-level sex offenders under the state's Public Records Act.

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The Olympian

Fishing Report

Beaches: The next razor clam dig will start Monday at Twin Harbors and expand to include three other ocean beaches next week.

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Study: Farms contribute to Yakima Valley air pollution [Yakima Herald-Republic, Wash. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 12--YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Yakima Valley's air quality often deteriorates when stagnant winter weather and the burning of wood stoves align, but a new study found that agricultural emissions also contribute to pollution.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

KING-TV Seattle

Lessons from 2009 Naches slide in Yakima Valley

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. In mid October of 2009, a slide four times the volume of the slide that wiped out a neighborhood near Oso on March 22 created problems for state road engineers trying to help the area recover because of slide debris blocking a highway and a river.

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KIMA

Yakima named one of 'America's Coolest Desert Towns'

Yakima is cool. That's according to Travel + Leisure magazine. Yakima made the list as one of "America's coolest desert towns."

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Who is Responsible for Graffiti Clean Up?

A popular City of Yakima program continues to help take some of the pressure off property owners who have been tagged with graffiti.

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Packer

FirstFruits seeks public votes on youth projects

In its second year, the initiative is a way for the Yakima, Wash.-based grower-owned tree fruit marketer to financially support youth-led projects concerning food security and politics, nutrition and agriculture.

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