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Steve’s Barber Shop Closes After 48 Years of Business

Saturday marked the end of a classic barber shop in Yakima that operated for nearly fifty years, but will now be a memory for many who frequented the social hub.

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Sharks Beat Proposals for Scariest But It’s Close – Dave’s Diary

The end of June is just a week away and we can say so long to the month set aside for weddings. But before there can be an “I do!” there has to be a “will you?” That act of faith, hope and love can be downright scary

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Do You Remember The Big Blast 33 Years Ago?

Saturday is the 33rd anniversary of the Mount Saint Helens eruption.

Seismologists say ever since the big eruption the volcano has been relatively quiet. Seismologist Seth Moran at the Cascades Volcano Observatory says that’s not an indication that something isn’t happening below the mountain

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Military Days At Fort Simcoe Scheduled for May 4-5

The Washington Civil War Association will be at Fort Simcoe  for their annual “Military Days” commemoration the first weekend in May. 

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Dave’s Diary: Gun Control In Light of the Third Amendment [Video]

Remember the crash test dummies from TV?  Despite their name, there was often a lot of wisdom proclaimed by the so-called dummies.

Now one of the dummies has tuned his attention to gun control and the Bill of Rights and again the lesson learned is not what you would expect from a dummy

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Celebrating The Life of Cesar Chavez In Yakima

Community members, local leaders and social justice advocates will gather on Saturday, March 23 at 11 am at St. Paul’s Cathedral in Yakima to celebrate the life of Cesar Chavez. At noon, participants will march from St. Paul’s to The Seasons Performance Hall at 101 N. Naches Avenue.  

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Dave’s Diary: Don’t Hate Me, This One’s From the ’50′s

This one is just for fun…a measure of how far we have come as a society.  It surfaces from time to time and it came to me in an email with a smirk from one of my buddies.  As the cigarette ad once said…you’ve come a long way baby

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Brian’s Blog: Inauguration Day Spurs Memories

I've always had a strong sense and love of history. Inauguration Day is a huge day for our country,  but it also revives personal memories.

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Brian’s Blog: Mayan Calendar End of the World? No Way, I’ve Got Too Much to Do! [VIDEO]

I've never bought in to any of the end of the world predictions. Especially four days before Christmas. Just not going to happen. I'm way too busy.

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Brian’s Blog: Downtown Yakima Changes Coming – What Would You Like To See?

At Tuesday night's Yakima City Council Meeting, the council will make some decisions that will effect the face of downtown Yakima "for the next 100 years", according to city manager Tony O'Roarke. The question is what what you like to see?

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