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New Vision names winner

Yakima Hop Candy won New Vision’s Enterprise Challenge and will receive $10,000.

City sign codes undergoing Council review

An offer of a free gateway sign has the City Council rethinking a portion of its sign code.

Grower named 'cherry king'

A Granger farmer was honored Friday as the Northwest Cherry Growers’ “Cherry King.”

Business workshop set

U.S. Cellular is hosting a free workshop on Jan. 28 demonstrating how businesses can take advantage of the latest mobile technology.

Business tech classes planned

Developing job skills is the focus of a workshop at Yakima Valley Community College, located at the corner of South 16th Avenue and Nob Hill Boulevard.

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Open for business

Grandview community members support the opening of Peace Love & Coffee, 101 Stover Road, on Saturday with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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New owner, name, plans at local gym

Fitness club changes hands

There are changes afoot at the former Lower Valley Racquet and Fitness Club, as in this new year it is under new ownership.

Lower Valley Credit Union to celebrate honor

Lower Valley Credit Union is throwing a party at 9 a.m. Tuesday to celebrate its recent designation as a credit union with a commitment to serving the Hispanic community.

Goodwill plans store opening

Goodwill is planning a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. tomorrow to celebrate the opening of its new store at 810 S. Dayton St., formerly the Shop CI Thrift Store.

Food drive a success

Green Olive at 2926 Covey Lane gathered 219 non-perishable food items during the restaurant’s fifth annual holiday food drive last month.

Chamber meets Thursday

The Chamber of Commerce’s next general membership meeting is 4 p.m. Thursday at Snipes Mountain Restaurant, 905 Yakima Valley Hwy.

Crop insurance deadlines loom

The deadline for growers to apply for federal whole-farm revenue protection and insurance coverage on all other spring crops (except wheat in counties with fall and spring planted types) is March 15.

Will the election affect investment outlook?

We’re just a few weeks away from the first caucuses and primaries, so presidential election season is in full swing.

Mexico slaps apple growers with tariffs

Mexico’s decision to tax apples imported from the United States is not popular with apple producers in the Yakima Valley, but the effect it will have is hard to gauge.

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New CEO brings fresh perspective to Bleyhl

Growing services and getting more involved in local communities are a couple of goals the new chief executive officer envisions at Bleyhl.