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Hillsboro Getting Closer on Moving the Yakima Bears
(AP) - Hillsboro is another step closer to bringing the Yakima Bears Northwest League team to the city next summer. The city council approved a naming rights agreement Tuesday night for the proposed 4,500-seat stadium. The council also approved the process for a contract with the Yakima Bears Own…
Yakima Bears Will Honor Stadium Contract
Yakima County Commissioner Mike Leita does not anticipate any problems in releasing the Yakima Bears from the team's contract that runs through 2015. The Bears are set to move to Hillsboro, Oregon, next year after officials approved an agreement June 5 to build a new stadium for Single-A ba…