Recreation

Legal Marijuana Making Money Faster Than Dot-coms Did
You look around Seattle and at some of the people from the Silicon Valley, see the lifestyle of all those Dot-Com millionaires and you say to yourself, “If only.” If only I hadn’t been born too soon, or too late, or in a place where computer technology wasn’t accepted or appreciated. If only you had…
McMorris Rodgers Potential Pick To Run Interior Department
President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of defense, General James “Bulldog” Mattis is a Washington state native and now Mr. Trump seems poised to pick another Washingtonian for his cabinet.  The online news site The Hill is reporting that Re…
Columbia Circut Finals Rodeo Is Headed To Town
If you were born before 1980, chances are part of your childhood was at play as a cowboy.  The marriage of man, horse, cattle and adventure was a tempting topic to act out.
Most of us didn’t go on to become cowboys but the real deal - the top rodeo performers in the Northwest - are headed back to the…
A Beer, My Dear? The Choice Is Clear!
With a shout out to Yakima Valley Hop growers, the weekend is here and how about a beer? There seems to be more choices than ever but if you thrill to the chill of the U.S.A.’s most popular brew, then this list is for you.
The top-10 beers in the US by sales:
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The Road To Happiness Is Well Worn And Familiar
Remember when the measure of success was “keeping up with the Jonses” ? Well maybe all that fun and all those new and exciting adventures weren’t as satisfying as they might have seemed from across the fence.
A new study from Baylor University reveals that family leisure time spent at home doing fami…
Time To Add Recreation To High School’s 3 R’s
The Yakima Valley offers four seasons, fresh air, year round sunshine and acres and acres of hiking, climbing, biking running, golfing, fishing, hunting, AAU sports and more.  With all that recreational opportunity there should be no reason Yakima area kids don’t exceed the nati…
SUP Paddle Boarding A Fun Growing Sport In Washington
Lots of people in Yakima are discovering stand up paddle surfing and stand up paddle boarding (SUP) (Hoe he'e nalu in the Hawaiian language) that started in Hawaii. Growth in the sport is huge in Washington and Oregon because all that's needed is some balance and a person can enjoy a day o…

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