Fee-free days offer chance to explore
The cost to enter national parks has gotten to be too expensive for many Lower Yakima Valley residents. Even nearby Mount Rainier National Park exacts a hefty financial toll for a one-day visit.
Pokemon Go is popping up all over. There are critters to catch in cemeteries, on street corners and even government buildings.
Federal officials seem to think the Columbia River treaty with Canada isn’t important enough for renegotiations to begin.
For four days, starting today and going through Saturday, the region’s focus will be right here in the lower valley for the annual Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo in Grandview.
Some city workers apparently want to get into the tourism business as organizers of the annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade this winter.
Beware of potential scams claiming to help wildfire victims
With wildfires touching the lives of many Eastern Washington residents, it’ll only be a matter of time before your telephone rings and someone asks for donations for relief efforts.
During Monday night’s Sunnyside City Council meeting, city employees sprung two surprises on our elected officials.
The Sunnyside City Council is considering a plan to video and live stream its meetings.
Three candidates are in the mix for the 15th Legislative District’s Position No. 2 and only two can move on from the Aug. 2 primary.
With state Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark of Okanogan bowing out of the election process this year, you’ll find a myriad of wannabe replacements.
Voters will have five choices for the Fourth Congressional District seat on primary ballots that go out this week.
Most of us would turn our nose up at the thought of eating an animal found dead along the road.
Good intentions don’t justify federal meddling in local government.
Since 1941, U.S. residents have enjoyed the fourth day of July as a national holiday.
Responsible use can help prevent injuries and wildfires
Igniting fireworks is an American tradition on Independence Day. But fireworks use comes with responsibility.