A ban is insurance, not a guarantee against a pit bull bite.
The city council should do both-keep the ban and make a tougher ordinance.
Good Heart Health Is just Hanging On The Trees and Vines
22 years of research shows a special acid is key to a healthy heart
Council Member Concerned City Not Taking Threat Seriously
Yakima City Council member Carmen Mendez says she's disappointed the council voted Tuesday against an ordinance that would have repealed the city Pit Bull ban.
Sidewalk Work On Walnut Avenue Starts Wednesday
The removal of broken sidewalk sections will impact traffic on a part of Walnut Avenue for most of each day from Wednesday, March 21st to Friday, March 30th.
Plath Avenue Work Planned For Thursday
Yakima city crews will be busy with road work on a section of Plath Avenue for most of the day on Thursday, March 22nd.
Pit Bull ban life support for another month
The city council seems prepared to dump its 30-year pit bull ban if the current dangerous dog law can be satisfactorily beefed up.
Bad Buildings Bring Trouble - Close 'Em Down
City codes division making progress on dangerous and abandoned buildings.
Chief Deputy Wants To Be Next Yakima County Sheriff
Robert Udell, the Chief Criminal Deputy for Yakima County, announced his candidacy for Yakima County Sheriff on Tuesday.
City Pit Bull Ban Repeal Vote Set For Tuesday
Yakima City Council member Carmen Mendez is leading a push to get the council to vote Tuesday to repeal the current ban on Pit Bull dogs in the city of Yakima.
Yakima Police Hire Full Time Recruiter
The Yakima Police Department has hired a full time recruiter to hire more police officers.
The debate roars on about banning pit bulldogs
The Yakima city council takes another run at pit bulls.
Pro Pit Bull City Council Member On KIT Tuesday
Yakima City Council member Carmen Mendez wants the city to repeal the current ban on Pit Bull dogs.
A Yakima Police officer had to shoot a Pit Bull dog Monday mornin
Police say the officer was called for a domestic disturbance to a home in the 1200 block of Roosevelt Avenue.
East Valley Construction Project Kickoff Monday Night
A $42 million construction project kicks off Monday at East Valley High School.
Man Shot While Driving Old Naches Highway
deputies were called to Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital Saturday afternoon where a 27-year-old man from Naches
Lower Valley Stabbing And Car Chase End In Arrest
A 19-year-old man was arrested after fleeing from police in the lower valley after a reported stabbing on Saturday night.
no good reason to lift the ban
Pitbulls are dangerous dogs. There are many better options for you and public safety.
Yakima county residents face may health challenges
Straight talk - Yakima county is too poor, too fat and sexually irresponsible
Hepatitis C is invisible and potentially deadly
Newer medical information and techniques can help track down and take out Hepatitis C
Kids and cash once again the boys beat the girls
European study shows pay inequality starts early!