PASCO, WA - A Tri-Cities woman made history last fall when voters elected her to a city council seat. She was the first Muslim woman to be officially elected to a position in Washington State. A second woman in Washington, from Redmond, was also elected last fall. Both started their terms th…

YAKIMA, WA-A new drive-thru COVID-19 testing site is coming to Yakima. The site will be located in the large parking lot on the north side of the Yakima Valley Sundome. It will be available to high risk Yakima County residents, including those who work in healthcare, public safety, or critic…

 

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Simple breathing techniques can help ease stress, anxiety and hyperventilation. Kacie Sams a physical therapist at Lourdes Health shares some breathing techniques designed to reduce stress. Try the breathing techniques below for 3 to 5 minutes per day to help combat anxiety and alter your mood.

 

 

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District 5 was dispatched to a reported commercial structure fire, an abandoned school building. On arrival of the first in units they found a two story brick building that was roughly 50% involved.

 

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Washington State Department of Health (DOH), and the Yakima Health District announced today that a former Yakima hospital will be used to help support the state’s COVID-19 response.

 

 

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PORTLAND,OR-Fred Meyer today announced that it will provide all hourly frontline grocery, supply chain, manufacturing, pharmacy and call center associates with a Hero Bonus –a $2 premium above their standard base rate of pay, applied to hours worked March 29 through April 18.

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Message from Yakima School District: We wish we could staff every school every day, but we must run our food distribution operations in a manner that keeps everyone, including our food services team, safe. We appreciate your compassion, cooperation, and support.

 

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Minado Buffet, a Yakima restaurant located at 501 North 1st Street in the former Black Angus building, was vandalized early Saturday morning.

 

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The Yakima Fire Department (YFD) responded to seven fires in a span of just over six hours, from about 9:30 pm Monday, March 30th, through 3:40 am Tuesday, March 31st.

 

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The Yakima Health District is investigating COVID-19 outbreaks in three longterm care facilities. These facilities are: Good Samaritan, Prestige Care & Rehabilitation - Parkside and Toppenish Nursing and Rehab Center- Prestige Care

 

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TOKYO, JAPAN - The International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee announced that the new dates for the postponed Tokyo Olympics will be July 23-August 8, 2021. It was also announced that the Paralympics will be held August 24-September 5, 2021.

Yakima Sheriff's Deputies had to rescue a dog that fell into the Roza Canal in Selah and say it is a good reminder of the dangers of area irrigation canals. Sunday morning the owners of the dog woke up to find their dog Bowie was missing. They found Bowie swimming in the Roza Canal in East Selah north of the East Selah Ridge.

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