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Mercer Island Reporter
Mercer Island orchestra students selected for All-State honors
Six Mercer Island orchestra students will perform as part of the All-State Orchestra at the Washington Music Educators Association state conference in Yakima, Wash.
The News Tribune
Eyes on the eagles
As chum salmon move into rivers across the Puget Sound to begin the final stage of their life cycle, you can be sure bald eagles are not far behind.
Statea s growers see opportunity in apple trade with Chinese
China has its sights set on exporting its fruit to the United States. And that's OK with growers in Washington, who harvest the bulk of America's apple crop.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Paul Dughi Named VP-GM at WAAY
Paul Dughi has been named vice president and general manager of WAAY , Calkins Media's ABC affiliate in Huntsville-Decatur, Ala.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Redline, Compu-Tech release warehouse system
On Dec. 4, the Santa Clara, Calif.-based data collection systems manufacturer Redline and the Bethesda, Md.-based Compu-Tech Inc., promoted RedLine Cooler CT, the first product introduced through the recent partnership at Kershaw Fruit and Cold Storage Inc., in Yakima, Wash.
Power restored to hundreds in Yakima, Union Gap
YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- Pacific Power says more than 700 customers were without electricity Friday in Yakima and Union Gap.
KEPR CBS 19
Suspected killer arrested in Red Apple Motel murder
On 12/6/13 at about 1020 hours, the Violent Crimes Task Force located and apprehended Angel Venegas at a residence in the Toppenish area.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Environmental test: Mill site land will require cleanup
A preliminary environmental assessment of a portion of the former Boise Cascade mill site that was home to a plywood plant has confirmed that after decades of industrial use, the land will require some cleanup before it is redeveloped.
Yakima County has most gangs per capita in state
Yakima County wants to stop the growing infiltration of gangs. Yakima County has the most gangs per capita in the state.
Sonic Drive-In Robbery
On 12-03-13 at 2055 hrs, a vehicle parked in the parking lot at the Sonic Drive-In, 1327 South 1st Street and a male placed an order.
Capitol Christmas tree lit in Washington
The Capitol Christmas tree was lit in Washington, D.C. after traveling thousands of miles from the Colville National Forest in Washington state.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Mon Dec 02, 2013
A $42M re-fi for CenterCal's Yakima mall
CenterCal Properties LLC has secured a $42 million loan for its Valley Mall and Valley Mall Plaza complex in Yakima, Wash.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Lower Yakima Valley groundwater group struggles to make progress on nitrate pollution
Committee members say ongoing litigation between an environmental group and five dairies over allegations of manure pollution has created an environment more like a civil war or a live fire exercise than consensus and cooperation.
Burning Thanksgiving calories for a good cause
This morning people in Yakima had the chance to work off their Thanksgiving dinner for a good cause.
Yakima Valley launches new website to feature local products
What's more local than boxes of apples for Yakima? the Yakima Valley Museum has hundreds of them.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
More people getting concealed pistol licenses
As gun rights remain a hot topic, thousands of people here in Yakima County continue to buy guns, and get permits to carry.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Debate on Yakima's pit bull ban heats up
Yakima is taking a fresh look at its ban on pit bulls. KIMA obtained the opinions from police and code enforcement arguing why the ban should remain, but what qualifiers could change if the ban is tossed.
Yakima teen to serve juvenile term for murder
A 15-year-old boy who pleaded guilty in the shooting death of a 22-year-old man in Yakima will remain in juvenile custody until he's 21. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports Jose Alejandro Diaz pleaded guilty last week in Yakima County Juvenile Court to second-degree murder in the Aug. 8 death of Anthony Yocom.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
More local aid headed to Philippines typhoon victims
More local aid is headed to the Philippines for survivors of the recent super typhoon.