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Watch This Before You Even Think About Killing a Spider Again

Lots of people freak out at the sight of a spider, but we bet you'll freak out even more when you see what happens after someone tries to kill this eight-legged arachnid.

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Downtown Yakima Full of Fun This Summer

An exciting summer is on the way in the city of Yakima with lots of great entertainment downtown, says city Economic Development Director Sean Hawkins.

Among other things, he says, the city this year is holding more Cruise the Avenue events

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A Portion of Proceeds at UnTapped Will Benefit ‘Girls on the Run’!

One of the great things about coming to UnTapped Blues & Brews Festival (presented by Mid Valley Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Marine) is that with every beer, water, cider or wine you buy you're supporting our charity "Girls on the Run" of southeast Washington (GOTR).

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This Time, Boston Marathon Winner Can Savor His Victory

BOSTON (AP) -- Lelisa Desisa won his first Boston Marathon in 2013.

He didn't have much time to celebrate.

A few hours after Desisa broke the tape on Boylston Street on Patriots' Day, two bombs near the finish line turned what should be the pinnacle of any distance runner's career into an afterthought

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Returning Soldier Reveals He’s Home in Best Photobomb Ever

Just when you think you've seen the best video of a returning soldier surprising his family another one comes along to remind you that you definitely haven't.

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Willie Weed Soon Available In Washington State

DALLAS (AP) — Music legend Willie Nelson is jumping into the movement to commercialize marijuana and plans to roll out his own brand of cannabis that he intends to make "the best on the market."

The singer-songwriter announced in a statement Monday that Willie's Reserve will be grown and sold in Colorado and Washington, two states where recreational use of the drug is legal

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Gas Prices Slow To Rise As Summer Approaches

As the summer driving season approaches gas prices are rising very slowly. Average retail gasoline prices in Yakima have risen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.56/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 91 gas outlets in Yakima

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Skier Dies After Striking Tree At White Pass Ski ARea

A 60-year-old woman from Olympia was killed at the White Pass ski area on Saturday.

The Lewis County sheriff's office says the woman, identified as Cathy Carlson, was skiing Saturday morning in the expansion area of the resort when she lost control and struck a tree

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BoomStix Strikes In Late Inning Rally, Seattle beats Texas 11-10

Nelson Cruz set off the BOOMSTIX with two home runs in the early innings of yesterday's game against the Texas Rangers. Cruz raising his major league-leading HR total to eight. Austin Jackson hit his 11th career leadoff home run

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Coroner Hoping For Tips That Lead To Identity

The Yakima County Coroner is still trying to identify a man who was found hanging in a tree last Monday.

The man was found in the 500 block of East Race street in Yakima, dead from a suicide. Yakima County Coroner Jack Hawkins says he's relying on a sketch to lead to the man's identity

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