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Newhouse- Feds List Yakima Among Drought Aid Eligible Counties – Dave’s Diary

As hot as its been and as hot as its going to get, Washington’s drought started early last winter.  Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement

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New WSU Wine Center Named for Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — The new Wine Science Center at Washington State University's Tri-Cities campus will bear the name of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, the state's largest wine maker.

The name was announced as part of a dedication ceremony Thursday.

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California Drought-Lawn Rebates

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A major water wholesaler has added $350 million to its budget for a cash-for-grass program that has gained popularity during the California drought.

Bob Muir, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, says the board approved the additional money on Tuesday to pay homeowners and businesses to replace grass with drought-friendly landscaping

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Watch Your Language, Peta Is On Patrol–Hey Words Hurt–Sheep? — Dave’s Diary

Are you kidding me?  What's next?  An Australian farmer has been slammed by PETA after one of his workers allegedly swore at his sheep.  Swore!

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State Officials Preparing for Worst, Seeking $9 Million Drought-Relief Fund

YAKIMA (AP) — The state of Washington has not yet declared a drought this year, but they're asking the Legislature for $9 million for drought relief in case it's needed.

The Department of Ecology says snowpack levels statewide are about 28 percent of normal

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More Watchdog Work For Representative Dan Newhouse – Dave’s Diary

Representative Dan Newhouse (R-WA) has been assigned to serve on the Subcommittee on Federal Lands and the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans at the House Natural Resources Committee, chaired by Rep. Rob Bishop (R-U

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Best Practices From The Pumpkin People – Dave’s Diary

A sure sign of impending Halloween is when Grandma Special “K” buys the pumpkin carving kit for your little pumpkin. There it was on the hallway table. Calling out “time for fall fun”!  And it is!  The search, the selection, the decoration of the perfect pumpkin is a great way to spend a fall day with your kids but there are “best pumpkin practices” to consider.

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Farm Bureau Backs Newhouse For Congress

Less than a week to fall and the campaign season is in full swing.  Candidates are busy raising cash, making speeches and collecting endorsements they hope will help convince you that they deserve your vote.

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One Weird Way to Push Peaches — Dave’s Diary

 Yakima Valley peaches are so sweet, so juicy, so delicious that they are in demand everywhere. 

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Union Gap’s Old Town Days is Another Success

Union Gap marked its founding with the annual Old Town Days celebration Saturday and Sunday.

It's one of the area's longest-running events.

The event started Saturday morning with a parade through downtown Union Gap

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