Yakima Magazine is a special publication of the Yakima Herald Republic that’s 100 percent locally written .

Here's how it's described on its website:

Yakima Magazine focuses on the people and places that make the Yakima Valley unique, featuring original stories about local homes and gardens, local entertainment, going out on the town, local food and wine, the outdoors, fun daytrips and interesting places to spend a weekend that aren’t that far away.


Robin Beckett, from Yakima Magazine was a guest on Friday's Mike Bastinelli show. She talked about the magazine and its content, its online edition and blogs, and how they hope to serve their readership.

Click this player to listen to the interview.

Part One

Part Two

Visit the Yakima Magazine website here.