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Fighting in Afghanistan Claims Life of Former Valley Man
Family and friends are mourning the loss of a U.S. Army soldier born and raised in Selah, who was killed in action earlier this week.
Capt. Aaron Blanchard graduated from Selah High School in 1999 and grew up in the Yakima Valley.
"Aaron loved the army and he was doing what he loved to do,&am…
How You Can Help a Fallen Soldier’s Family
It has been a week, but the wounds and memories are still fresh. A Yakima Army Staff Sergeant, Kenneth Wade Bennett died in Afghanistan the day before Veteran's Day.
A soldier, a husband and a father hangs close to Mandi Bennett's heart...
Change of Command at Yakima Firing Center
The Yakima Training Center will hold a Change of Command Ceremony and a Change of Responsibility Ceremony today.
Lt. Col. Michael J. Daniels will relinquish command to Lt. Col. R. Darrell O’Steen Jr. on the YTC Parade Field.  Lt. Col...