Yakima Terminal Master Plan Ready for Takeoff
The new master plan for the Yakima Air Terminal includes a longer runway, new terminal building and additional general aviation facilities as projections show passenger growth doubling by 2030.
Selah to Union Gap Repavement Project
New asphalt will replace the 14-year-old rutting and deteriorating one over the next few months along I-82 between Selah and Union Gap.
More Foot Traffic Wanted in Downtown Yakima
Some local business owners say they want improvements to Yakima Downtown so the foot traffic will increase as the area would become more desirable and family-friendly.
Valley Fires Keeping Firefighters Busy
Another Independence Day and more fires that dot the valley makes one wonder if the Fourth of July will ever be independent of fires caused by fireworks.
Teacher’s Pay Raises Suspended by Senate
The only raises teachers in Washington State may see for the next two years will be kids raising their hands.
Fire Contained as Temperatures Heat Up
Firefighters contained a brush fire in East Valley in just 10 to 15 minutes Sunday morning and avoided possibilities of a large, dangerous blaze with temperatures heating up.
UPDATE: Looming Government Shutdown to be Averted
The new Washington state budget is almost finalized as now Gov. Jay Inslee will review the budget and sign it by the end of Sunday.
“Oh-la-la” Hummingbird and Butterfly Madness Event Coming to Yakima
The Wisconsin-native gardener, Ciscoe Morris, is coming to the Yakima Area Arboretum for a hummingbird and butterfly event on Tuesday, July 9 as posted on the arboretum's website.
UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection with Body Found in Trunk
An arrest is made in possible connection to a homicide that took place Friday with a man's body being found in the trunk of his girlfriend's car.
State Budget Deal May be Completed by the Weekend
Optimism is the feeling shared by Washington state's political leaders as they believe a budget deal will be reached this weekend.