Controlled burns scheduled for Yakima area

September 24, 2018 by  

Wildfires in California, Oregon, and Washington covered much of the western United States with smoke this summer, limiting outdoor activities and posing health risks to residents. [Read more]

East Yakima getting new sidewalks

August 15, 2018 by  

School will be starting soon, and Yakima is putting in new sidewalks in East Yakima in time for the start of classes.

Dulce Gutierrez, the city’s assistant mayor, is [Read more]

Yakima could establish Historic District

July 31, 2018 by  

The Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historical Preservation has awarded a $12,000 grant to the City of Yakima, which will allow it to determine the feasibility of creating a National Historic District on [Read more]

New brewery now open in Yakima

June 22, 2018 by  

Yakima, Washington is becoming a destination for beer lovers, who have an opportunity to visit several breweries that operate within the city.

A new brewer recently joined the [Read more]

Yakima plans safer school routes

May 25, 2018 by  

Yakima officials have applied for grants to help them create “safe routes” for students.

The first would be [Read more]

Yakima gearing up for book sale

April 25, 2018 by  

Every other year, the Yakima Valley Libraries Foundation holds a book sale, and bibliophiles are already gathering up bags and boxes to take home their treasures for 2018.

Book lovers are advised to [Read more]

Construction starts on walkways in Randall Park

March 29, 2018 by  

Work began recently on new walkways in Yakima’s Randall Park.

Workers started the [Read more]

Proposed Yakima Central Plaza stirs controversy

February 27, 2018 by  

The proposed construction of the Yakima Central Plaza has put some local business owners and residents at odds with city officials, with a possible lawsuit pending, according to an article in the Yakima Herald.

The clash seems to be [Read more]

Yakima to cool down with ice-cream this spring

January 30, 2018 by  

Winegars, an ice-cream shop based in Ellensburg, plans to open a Yakima location in spring this year.

The enterprise will take over space in [Read more]

Yakima’s Second Harvest gets beefed up

December 30, 2017 by  

For the seventh year, members of Washington’s beef industry have teamed up with Second Harvest to add beef to the food distributed at the holidays.

To date, approximately 94 tons of [Read more]

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