SUNNYSIDE — To aid with the increased need for COVID-19 testing, four sites have been established in the lower valley over the past week.
TOPPENISH — Following the Yakima Health District’s late afternoon announcement on Thursday, March 26, about the second confirmed COVID-19 related death – the agency’s hotline received 13 phone calls from Agri Beef (AB) individuals asking if their place of employment was a point of exposure for the virus.
SUNNYSIDE — With the news of Governor Jay Inslee’s decree that all restaurants, bars, entertainment, and recreational facilities close, local businesses wonder what’s next?
GRANDVIEW — The public will have an opportunity to tour Bleyhl Co-op’s new high-efficiency, large capacity fertilizer production plant Monday, March 16 from 12- 2 p.m. at 940 E. Wine Country Road.
PROSSER — With 52 years of wine grape growing experience in the Yakima Valley, Airfield Estates Winery has announced the Grand Opening of a new tasting room at the Vancouver Waterfront on March 7.
SUNNYSIDE — The Washington Economic Development Association presented Ostrom Mushroom Farms, with its “Economic Development Project of the Year - Business Retention” award in ceremonies held in Olympia at the association winter conference held Feb. 5 and 6.
SUNNYSIDE — When Javier Gonzalez moved to the Lower Valley from California, he noticed a lot of Mexican restaurants and food trucks, but none seemed to serve his favorite food — Chicken and Churros.
SUNNYSIDE - The Port of Grandview Board of Commissioners will meet Saturday, Feb. 8 to discuss long range comprehensive planning retreat at a special meeting at 9 a.m. at Bon Vino’s Bistro and Bakery, 122 N. 16th St.
YAKIMA — Judge Whitman L. Holt of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of Eastern District of Washington denied the Washington State Nurses Association (WANA) Emergency Motion for reconsideration of the order authorizing closure of Astria Regional Medical Center in Yakima on Tuesday, Jan. 14.
YAKIMA — “Emergency Department Services at Astria Regional Medical Center (ARMC) cease on Monday, Jan. 13, at 12:01 a.m. with all Astria Regional Medical Center hospital services winding down effective immediately.
SUNNYSIDE — The Port of Sunnyside is the “2019 Washington State Port of the Year,” selected from among 75 port districts in the state, Port Executive Director Jay Hester reported.
- Yakima Prosecutor's Office releases statement about justice system during the COVID-19 crisis; asks law enforcement to change operations and arrests
- Local COVID-19 testing centers open
- Power tools spark house blaze
- Luis Rivera Salgado
- Retired but not quite finished
- Toppenish Agri Beef employees seek answers in COVID-19 death
- City’s largest festival succumbs to COVID19
- Abandoned school building destroyed in early morning fire
- Larry Den Boer retires today
- School districts tackle feeding kids at home