Frontier opens in Tri-Cities

Frontier is opening of a new mobile retail store.

State economy ranked second

High-tech firms and exports have rocketed Washington state’s economy to near the top of the nation.

Provider changes name

A health care provider has a new name starting today.

Grant set for apprenticeships

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries is receiving a federal grant to expand apprenticeship opportunities.

Hop storage leads building starts

A local company’s expansion accounted for most of the city’s new building valuation last month.

Weekend BBQ winners named

Bad Bones of Happy Valley, Ore., was named Grand Champion of Saturday’s Bottles Brews and Barbecue event.

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Wineries host BBQ event

Competition could replace Wine and Food Fair

The city’s first barbecue competition hosted by wineries might just be a new tradition.

County releases food inspection results

Officials note issues at local restaurants

Yakima County health officials published the results of food inspections at lower valley restaurants during the month of May.

State reports county job losses

Yakima County’s unemployment numbers continue to rise.

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Project moving ahead

Sunnyside winemaker Co Dinn, left, explains the architect’s drawings of his future winery in the city’s old Water Works building after a luncheon Friday.

Clinic receives bronze honor

A Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic marketing campaign, “We treat all of you,” has earned a Bronze distinction from the Aster Awards.

Port okays closing delay

Port commissioners agreed to delay the closing deadline for a land purchase, but at least one is not happy about it.

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Clinic celebrates new construction

A fiesta theme was part of a clinic’s ribbon-cutting ceremony Saturday for a new facility.

New shops open

Several new shops have opened in the downtown corridor this month.

County taps local company

Yakima County is contracting with Lower Valley Fitness Club, Inc. for corporate membership at a cost of $500 per year.