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Charles Dickens' Writing Desk To Be Auctioned
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Every once in awhile I will go on a reading frenzy, and one of the authors I love to read is Charles Dickens. I love reading "A Christmas Carol."

Now if you are a fan of Dickens and literature, here's some news: The desk where Charles Dickens wrote his stories will be bought, thanks to a government-backed grant

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Gas Prices Rise Again This Week As April Arrives

Gas prices are on the rise again as we enter the month of April this week. Average retail gasoline prices in Yakima have risen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.52 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 91 gas outlets in Yakima

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Bridge Cleaning Could Delay Your Commute

If you drive Interstate 82 you could see some delays today.

Washington State Department of Transportation crews will be cleaning the Naches and Yakima River bridges on I-82 east of Selah. Today and Tuesday (March 31), westbound drivers can expect minor delays entering Selah during the day due to lane closures

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Duke Defeats Gonzaga, Joins Kentucky, Wisconsin and Michigan State in the Final Four

HOUSTON (AP) — A special group of freshmen is taking Duke and Coach K back to the NCAA Final Four.

The Blue Devils and their trio of freshmen starters are going to their 16th Final Four, a record-matching 12th for coach Mike Krzyzewski, after a 66-52 win Sunday in the South Regional over Gonzaga

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Bike Crash Injures Yakima City Manager

Yakima City Manager Tony O'Rourke is recovering from a serious mountain bike crash in the Cowiche Canyon on Thursday. O'Rourke, who was wearing a helmet says he was riding along a bike trail when he hit a rock and was thrown off his bike and into a larger rock

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Delays Expected This Spring And Summer Over Snoqualmie

As you begin your spring and summer driving over the Cascade passes It’s time to start planning ahead. A number of road improvement projects will cause delays for drivers on I-90 this spring and summer as the Washington State Department of Transportation improves sections of roadway from the summit of Snoqualmie Pass to Vantage

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Amanda Knox Waiting To Learn Her Fate

(AP) — A lawyer for Amanda Knox's ex-boyfriend is making a last-ditch appeal to Italy's top criminal court to overturn the pair's murder conviction for the 2007 slaying of Knox's British roommate

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Yakima Hoping To Be Named All America City In 2015

In 2014 the city of Yakima failed in it's bid to become an All America City. So Yakima is trying again this year. Officials from the Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce Today will hold a celebration outside chamber offices on North 9th Street at about 8:45 a

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Pasco Residents Get Chance To Talk About Police Shooting

PASCO, Wash. (AP) — The state Commission on Hispanic Affairs will hold public meetings in Pasco this Friday and Saturday to allow members of the community to discuss the recent shooting of a Mexican man by police

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Free Park Days Allow You To Visit Without Pass

For two days next month you'll be able to enjoy Washington Parks for free. Officials at Washington State Parks say you won't need to display a Discover Pass for day-use visits to state parks during the free days

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