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Sen. Cantwell’s Bill Aims to Address Water Issues in Yakima

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell has introduced legislation aimed at ensuring a reliable supply of water for farmers, municipalities, fish, tribes and others in the Yakima River Basin.

The Democratic senator from Washington was in Yakima Wednesday to announce a bill that moves ahead with a long-term water management plan for that region

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TVLand Pulls ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Episodes From Lineup, Guess Why

Amid continued controversy over the Confederate flag, corporations seem to be racing one another to pull down anything and everything associated with the Civil War symbol. The Dukes of Hazzard even had the image taken off merchandise of the iconic General Lee (which kept the name, for … reasons?), and now TVLand has upped the ante by pulling them Duke boys off their lineup altogether.

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Self-Driving Lawnmower Is Brilliant — Or Is It?

Who needs super high-tech gadgetry to make life easier?

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U.S. Women Take Down Top-Ranked Germany, Head to World Cup Final

MONTREAL (AP) — Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night to advance to the title match at the Women's World Cup

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Are Fireworks Allowed In Yakima?

Good question.

Before you go setting off fireworks as we head into Independence Day, it's best to know before you ... blow.

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Fireworks, Food and Music Highlight Yakima’s Fourth of July Celebration

Great food, entertainment and family fun awaits you at this year's Fourth of July celebration at State Fair Park.

Entice the Mice will headline the entertainment bill, along with country cutie Sophia Tilly and Zamreu

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Power Failure Leaves Thousands Without AC, Snarls Traffic Around West Yakima

A power failure at about 4:45 p.m. Monday left more than 27,000 Pacific Power customers without lights, traffic controls, air conditioning -- or radio coverage. Crews hope to have everyone reconnected by 8 p

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Buckingham Palace Guard Pulls Rifle on Meddlesome Tourist

Here's a piece of free advice: keep your hands to yourself.

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David Sweat Captured, In Custody Bloodied And Shirtless [PHOTO]

The more than three week manhunt for two escaped prisoners from Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York concluded this weekend with both being shot in separate incidents, and only one surviving.

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Washington State Officials Happy With Ruling On Gay Marriage

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, who led efforts to pass a gay marriage law in Washington state, was among the many local officials who praised the Supreme Court decision making same-sex unions legal in all 50 states

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