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Master Chef Competitor Comes to Win Bite Club in Yakima

"Live everyday like it's a dream!" Gotta love a go getter and local Chef Shawn Niles of Yakima is always moving and shaking! If you haven't heard, his next Bite Club (an underground eating competition) will be taking place on Thursday, May 26th 2022, there are still tickets available. The theme will be Game On, Celebrating Wild Foods from the Pacific Northwest!

Yakima Schools Chief Sends Note to Parents About Tragedy

We must protect the city. The words of Yakima Police Capt. Jay Seely when asked why the Yakima Police Department no longer has armed resource officers at city middle schools. Seely says in the past the department had enough officers to cover all city areas and place officers at city high schools and middle schools. But that's no longer the case. Now armed officers are now at Davis and Eisenhower High Schools.

Yakima’s K9 Officers Get Big Boost To Find Bad Guys

The Yakima County Sheriff's Office is showing off new equipment for the offices' K9 unit. The K9 officers in both the Yakima County Sheriff's Office and the Yakima Police Department are benefiting from equipment that help the K9's reach areas and suspects that have been a challenge in the past.

Friday Night Movies at Suncadia Nelson Farm in Cle Elum Looks Like FUN

Friday Night Movies at Suncadia Nelson Farm in Cle Elum Looks Like FUN. I have never been out to Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum before but I've heard it's really nice and relaxing. I have a few friends that are lucky enough to rent out one of the lodges, cabins, and hotel rooms at Suncadia and I am still waiting on my invite to join them. HA. Perhaps I don't have to wait too much longer to step my feet on Suncadia soil because the resort is hosting a family outing this Memorial Day Weekend and I think I might take my daughter, Willow along with me. This event that they are hosting, Friday Night Movies at Suncadia Nelson Farm, looks like fun!

Five Easy Meals to help you Cool Off for the Summer

The summer heat is closing in on us, slowly we're seeing temperatures rise and we're feeling it. There are hundreds of ways for you to prepare for the blisteringly hot summer that's on its way to the Yakima Valley. One big one is meal prepping, right now you're probably confused...

What Superstar Kicks Off First Ever Yakima Hop Country Music Fest

We've been waiting for a week to find out which Country artist will headline Yakima's Hop Country Music Festival this fall and now we know! And they aren't messing around. Multi-Platinum superstar Cole Swindell is bringing his brand of down-home, young country sound to Yakima. You may have seen Cole's recently released smash single “Never Say Never,” a duet with his friend and BBR Music Group’s rising star Lainey Wilson from his new album Stereotype. If not...check out his hit with the "wrong side of the law - break for freedom" video!

Man From Zillah Killed, Authorities Search For a Suspect

A shooting reported Sunday north of Toppenish resulted in the death of a 32-year-old man from Zillah. Yakima County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of shots fired on Sunday. Authorities found a driver dead behind the wheel of the vehicle that had crashed into a wall in the 100 block of North K Street in Toppenish. The driver died at a Yakima hospital. He's been identified as 32-year-old Eric Paredes of Zillah. Deputies are searching for any information that could help lead to an arrest.

Disney Announces First Avengers Theme Park Ride

Disney’s first theme park land based on Marvel’s Avengers characters opened at Disneyland’s California Adventure last summer. But the main ride in “Avengers Campus” is a Spider-Man simulator, and the other attraction in the area is a Guardians of the Galaxy ride that’s been in the park for several years. You can meet the Avengers characters as they roam around the area, but there’s no actual Avengers ride in Avengers Campus. At least not for the time being.

The Parties Return to Downtown Yakima This Summer

The party returns to Downtown Yakima this summer with the return of the annual Roots & Vines Festival, and the weekly summer concert series Downtown Summer Nights. The COVID-19 pandemic cancelled both the events over the last two years but things have changed and it's time to get back to normal.

Please Help Find Homeless Man and Contact the Yakima Police

According to the Yakima Police Department's Facebook page their is a missing Yakima man, whose family is hoping to located him. Have you seen Jacob Seaunier?. The Yakima Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person. The male, Jacob Seaunier, is 42 years old. He is 5’10” and weighs approximately 170 pounds. Jacob is described as being homeless and hasn’t communicated with his family since late April. If you have any information that would assist, please contact Detective Scott Gronewald at (509) 576-6597.

Gardeners Are Happier So Why Not A Sustainable Wedding

If gardening and green spaces generate happiness, the Yakima should be one hopping, happening, happy place!. Yakima has the beautiful arboretum, we have nearly two dozen nurseries and garden stores, scores of Master Gardeners and thousands of backyard gardeners, arborists and orchardists. It all adds up to happier people!. Gardeners...