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Community gathers at Yakima park to mark missing boy’s 5th birthday

Dozens of sunflowers dotted the surface of Reflection Pond in Sarg Hubbard Park on Thursday to mark missing 5-year-old Lucian Munguia’s birthday. His friends and...

Yakima commissioners hold off on proposed changes to water utility

Yakima County Commissioners decided Tuesday to hold off on language changes to the county’s water utility after hearing from about a dozen people saying the...

Yakima County deputy prosecutor to head state bar association

A Yakima County deputy prosecuting attorney is the new president of the Washington State Bar Association.Source: Yakima Herald

Hispanic Heritage Q&A: Doctor finds a welcoming home in Yakima Valley

As the county’s Hispanic population has grown, now making up about 52% of its residents, so has the number of Hispanic people in white-collar jobs....

Army looks at long-term solutions for homes near Yakima Training Center with contaminated water

The U.S. Army is looking at long-term solutions for residents affected by contaminated water near the Yakima Training Center, including water filter systems, digging deeper...

Events planned for historic photo exhibit at WSU that features Yakima Valley farmworkers

A selection of 50 photos by Seattle photographer Irwin Nash are featured in an exhibition at Washington State University in Pullman. Nash spent a lot...

Inflation, public safety are top topics in Yakima city budget process

Changes are coming to the city’s budgeting process, but spending priorities remain much the same: public safety, roads and housing, Yakima Finance Director Jennifer Ferrer-Santa...

Lack of housing in Yakima puts more people at risk for homelessness, local officials say

A lack of housing in Yakima is putting more people at risk for homelessness and extending the amount of time it takes to get someone...

Sunday vigil will mark 4th anniversary of woman reported missing from Yakama Reservation

TOPPENISH — A gathering Sunday at Pioneer Park will mark four years since the family of Rosenda Sophia Strong reported her missing. It also will...

We tagged along with a Central Washington State Fair expert; here’s his advice

Longtime fair fan Kyle Shields has accumulated a wealth of knowledge about the Central Washington State Fair in Yakima. We tagged along to share his...