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New Google Map Defines Yakima’s Gang Areas

It's been a tough week or so concerning continued gang violence in Yakima, and it's got many of us uneasy and a bit scared. Now a new Google Map plots out the turf of some of Yakima's gangs.

I know violence can strike anywhere, but some areas of Yakima might be best avoided if you don't need to go that way.

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Yakima Valley Library Foundation To Hold Book Sale On Saturday

I couldn't believe it when Christine Sims called me from the Yakima Valley Library Foundation and told me that The Foundation was selling books for 50 cents this weekend.

I'm a huge book fan and I like finding good books at a discounted rate. If you are like me, then you need to check out this book fair sale Saturday.

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Both Inmates Who Escaped Yakima County Jail Back Behind Bars

Both men who escaped the Yakima County Jail on Pacific Avenue on April 4 are now back behind bars. The Yakima County Sheriff's Office Wednesday announced police had arrested 31-year-old Steven Roche in the Tacoma/Olympia area...

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1 Dead, 3 Injured After Shooting At Seattle Pacific University
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Former Union Gap Officer Now In Seattle Released From Hospital After Shootout

Seattle Police officer 30-year-old Hudson Kang formerly of Yakima has been release from Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after being wounded in a shootout with a robbery suspect last week in downtown Seattle...

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Prosser Heights Elementary Leaves Mark On Math Competition [PHOTOS]

Prosser Heights Elementary did great recently at the Sunnyside "Math Is Cool" competition on March 24th. It's the first year for Prosser Heights and 42 4th and 5th graders competed and it was a huge success.

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National Unemployment Rate Reaches 10.2 Percent
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Yakima Chamber Of Commerce Offers Customer Service Seminars

If you are a business owner, you know how important repeat business is to your survival, so customer service is usually your No. 1 priority.

It's crazy in this day and age how we've let customer service slide in this hustle and bustle world, but great business owners still recognize how important it is when dealing with customers.

The Greater Yakima Chamber Of Commerce wants to help. They're offering a few customer service seminars to help train you and your employees on better customer service.

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Yakima City Leaders Determined To Stop Local Violence

In the wake of Yakima's sixth homicide of 2017, city leaders are pledging to find additional resources to put more police officers on the streets of Yakima to curb gang violence.

Yakima Police Chief Dominic Rizzi, Mayor Kathy Coffey and City Manager Cliff Moore spoke Tuesday about the violence and growing fear in the community.

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Donations For Clerk Killed At AM-PM Stolen In Monday Burglary

Yakima Police say a burglar at the AM-PM on East Yakima Avenue Monday stole money being collected for the family of the 26-year-old clerk killed at the store on April 6.

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14-year-old Yakima Boy Dies In Possible Gang Related Shooting

Yakima Police are investigating a possible gang-related shooting that killed a 14-year-old boy this morning.

The shooting was reported at about 11:25 a

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Charges Could Be Filed Against Yakima City Council Member This Week

Charges could be filed this week against a Yakima City Council member arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated last Sunday.

Yakima County Prosecutor Joe Brusic is awaiting reports that will give him more information about the injury accident that Yakima Police say was caused by 29-year-old Councilwoman Carmen Mendez...

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