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Yakima County Sherriff Ken Irwin Has His Say About Gun Control

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yakima County Sheriff Ken Irwin Issues Statement on Guns…

As your elected sheriff for these past twelve years, I have renewed my oath each time you elected me to this high office, “I, Kenneth William Irwin, being first duly sworn upon oath, do depose and say that I will support the Constitution of the United States and laws of the State of Washington and faithfully and impartially discharge and perform the duties of SHERIFF of Yakima County, Washington, according to the best of my abilities, so help me God.” Both the Constitution of the United States (in the 2nd Amendment) and the Washin

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A Season for Sharing in Fire Safety

 

The State Fire Marshal’s office would like to remind residents to be fire safe with their holiday decorations this season, especially Christmas trees. If your household includes a natural tree in its festivities, keep the tree well-watered. Imp

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Brian’s Blog: Are You Prepared for a Disaster?

 

We are lucky that we don't have really severe weather conditions here in the Yakima Valley. But if something really bad happens, are you prepared?

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A New System Tells How Medications Affects Your Driving

More than 80 percent of drivers age 65 and older regularly take medications, yet only half have talked to a medical professional about possible safety issues related to driving while on these medications

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Brighter, Tougher Lane Stripes Coming to a Highway Near You

Crews will begin restriping highways across the state September 17.

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When Your Smoke Detector Chirps: What To Do

 

I had just settled into bed last night when I heard an electronic chirping noise. I knew what it was, but the question was: what to do about it?

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Carpooling Parents Don’t Use Booster Seats Enough

Most parents know about the importance of car seats for infants and toddlers, but booster seats for older kids are often required by law, too — yet a new survey finds lots of carpooling moms and dads use them inconsistently at best.

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Precious Cargo Makes Rolling with Gramps a Safer Ride

A new study found that kids could be safer riding in cars when grandma or grandpa is driving rather than mom or dad.

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STUDY: MAINE MOST PEACEFUL STATE

 

Where did Washington end up? You might be surprised!

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Governor Issues Statement on Japanese Radiation Monitoring

Gov. Chris Gregoire today issued the following statement on ongoing radiological monitoring of milk, precipitation and drinking water.

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