Julia Hart



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Winery celebrates Horse Heaven Hills mystique

14 Hands releases blend for Kentucky Derby

It seems appropriate that a winery featuring horses on its label bottled a special wine in honor of the 2016 running of the Kentucky Derby.

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Making memories matter

New cemetery manager vows improvements

It’s the busy season at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens.

Seniors show off talent for a cause

In time-honored tradition, high school seniors are trading in their books for the stage.

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Local man earns top honors

A local man claimed the top two prizes at Sunday’s charro competition.

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Miss Mary takes her brood to school

Older students share time with preschoolers

Things seemed a little unbalanced in Room 131 yesterday when 15 preschoolers invaded a high school chemistry classroom.

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Candidates vie for Miss Mabton crown

Mabton Community Days set for June 18

Two girls have stepped up to vie for the Little Miss Mabton crown.

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Saving trash for treasures

Simple recycling projects

How to make something from nothing can be an art in itself.

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Asparagus locally processed

Those green spindly spears seen in local fields find their way to the sorting lines at Johnson Foods, 334 Blaine Ave., each morning.

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Yakima sports venue opening in June

Construction on indoor facilities to begin in 2017

Taking its name from the Greek word meaning “to keep safe and sound,” the SOZO Sports of Central Washington complex is designed to be a safe environment for all athletes, according to the man behind its development.

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Desert Wind winery capitalizes on its setting

At first glance, the sand-colored stucco tasting room seems out of place in the middle of the lush Yakima Valley.

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