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People Rally For Higher Wage In Yakima

Wednesday is a National Day of Action an event organized by Working Washington the people who want to raise the minimum wage to $15 in the State of Washington. About 50 people rallied in front of the McDonalds at First Street and Yakima Avenue

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The Park Has Gone To The Dogs And That’s Good

Since it opened in early December last year, the first dog park built by the City of Yakima has been being enjoyed by dogs big and small and their owners. The Randall Park Dog Park, however, still needed a few finishing touches before it was officially done, and those final details had to wait to be taken care of until warmer weather found its way to the Yakima Valley

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Lawyers Floating Mental Health In Cannon Beach Killing

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — Defense lawyers for a mother accused of killing one daughter and injuring another at a Cannon Beach hotel last summer say they intend to present evidence she was in a "disordered mental state" at the time of the alleged crimes

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Lawmakers Want Talks Over Columbia River Treaty

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The entire congressional delegation from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana is demanding that the Obama administration begin negotiations with Canada to update the landmark Columbia River Treaty

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Mandatory Life Sentence, No Parole for Former Patriots Star Aaron Hernandez

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him

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Arsonist Must Pay After Fire Kills 4 Firefighters

SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington appeals court has ruled Seattle arsonist Martin Pang must pay back nearly $1 million in restitution and costs associated with the deadly 1995 fire that killed four Seattle firefighters

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Yakima Baby In Critical Condition — Man Arrested

A 3-year-old child is in critical condition at Children's Hospital in Seattle -- Yakima Police say the baby was assaulted by the mother's 27-year-old boyfriend on Monday.

Police spokesman Mike Bastinelli says Michael Briceno told police he was watching the boy while the mother was at work and that the baby was injured after choking on a Pop Tart

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David Letterman Announces Last Musical Guests

If you haven't done it yet, mark your calendar for May 20. It is the final show for the "Late Show with David Letterman." David Letterman hasn't said who the final musical guest will be, but speculation has centered on Elvis Costello, the Dave Matthews Band or Norah Jones. Emmylou Harris, The Avett Brothers with Brandi Carlile, Mumford and Sons, Ralph Stanley and Amos Lee have also been mentioned.

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Fate of Sunnyside Marijuana Businesses Might End Up In Voters’ Hands

Voters in city of Sunnyside may be asked what they want to do about marijuana businesses. Several City Council members have suggested putting an advisory vote about banning marijuana business on the Aug

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Power Walking Could Save Your Life

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A new study shows that about 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the Pacific Northwest if they just walk a little faster to higher ground and safety

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