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Average price of marijuana drops to $10.34

The price of marijuana continues to drop throughout the state of Washington. According to data from the Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board, the price of pot has dropped from $25-$30 per gram in July of 2014, to about $10 a…

Donations for proposed downtown Yakima plaza approaching $4 million

From City of Yakima: Prominent Yakima business owners and individual community members have stepped up to provide another nearly $2 million in private pledges to build the Downtown Yakima Central Plaza. Those pledges are in addition to a $2 million…

New Yakima City Council to select new mayor

The new Yakima City Council will select a new mayor at Tuesday night's business meeting. Council members have not disclosed who may be elected mayor, former Mayor Micah Cawley did not run for re-election. The new council took office at…

School Schedule Changes For Monday January 4th

School schedule changes for Monday January 4th: Tri-Cities Region- EPIC / Head Start: EPIC morning classes in Prosser and Tieton are canceled. -- Paterson Sch. Dist. - 2 Hours Late. No Breakfast served -- Prosser Sch. Dist. - 2 Hour…

Baby born on New Year's Day one of the first

You may have watched the ball drop on New Year's Eve and maybe you're brining in the new year with a resolution. However, one family is going into the new year with a new child born on New Year's Day.…

Shooting in Parker

From the Yakima County Sheriff's Dept: On 01-01-16 at about 1220 hours deputies from the Yakima Sheriff's Office were dispatched to a residence in the 100 blk of Parker St in the unincorporated town of Parker for a report of…

Carousel of Dreams New Year's Eve

This was the first time the Carousel of Dreams has ever hosted New Year's Eve and the night has been a huge success. Event planners were expecting 1,000 people to come through Thursday night---but they said they probably exceeded that…

Pasco Police celebrate the retirement of two of their own

The community came together to recognize two Pasco police officers retiring from the department Thursday. Sergeant Rueben Marquez and Officer Dave Yates have been with the PPD since 1990. On Thursday the department was joined by the community to celebraite.…

Yakima Union Gospel Mission serving less people every year

Aretha Brown loves her books, her guitar, and most importantly: her newfound faith. "God had directed me here,"said Brown.Brown is one of many people the mission says is graduating its rehabilitation program and entering back into the workforce."I'm excited about…