Yakima

Yakima Valley Partners for Education combat food insecurity

YAKIMA, Wash. — The Yakima Valley Partners for Education (YVPE) received $34,000 in grants to combat increasing food insecurity in the region. A collective impact initiative of the Heritage University, the Yakima Valley Partners for Education will feed 90 families…

Yakima Valley Libraries suspend in-person services

YAKIMA, Wash. — Yakima Valley Libraries will temporarily suspend in-person services at the end of the week due to new state COVID-19 restrictions issued Wednesday. Under the new regulations, while Yakima County remains in Phase 1 of  its “Roadmap to…

Yakima first responders begin receiving COVID-19 vaccinations

YAKIMA, Wash. — First responders from the Yakima Fire Department (YFD) began to receive their coronavirus vaccinations today. They're part of the first wave of essential healthcare workers to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine. The first responders received their vaccinations…