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Local Missing Great Dane is found by Cle Elum farmer Missing Great Dane is found by Cle Elum farmer
The missing Great Dane named Zelda was found in Cle Elum Monday by a local farmer. He said she was in his electrified fenced-in pen and he called the breeder, Rebecca Kubes with the good news.
Local Learn about emergency water permits at Thursday workshop (New) Learn about emergency water permits at Thursday workshop
Yakima Basin farmers who hold junior water rights and are seeking to tap into groundwater this irrigation season are invited to attend a workshop at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Washington Department of Ecology’s Central Regional Office, 15 W. Yakima Ave., in Yakima.

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Local Missing Great Dane is found by Cle Elum farmer
The missing Great Dane named Zelda was found in Cle Elum Monday by a local farmer. He said she was in his electrified fenced-in pen and he called the breeder, Rebecca Kubes with the good news.
Local (New) Learn about emergency water permits at Thursday workshop
Yakima Basin farmers who hold junior water rights and are seeking to tap into groundwater this irrigation season are invited to attend a workshop at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Washington Department of Ecology’s Central Regional Office, 15 W. Yakima Ave., in Yakima.
Local (New) Yakima County workers making more money
YAKIMA, Wash. -- Workers in Yakima County are making more money. They made about 3% more last year than they did in 2013. According to a report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The average weekly wage in Yakima County was $658. That's still well below the state average of $949.

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Sports Chris Hansen says no hockey-first plan in Seattle yet
Throughout the process, Seattle arena investor Chris Hansen has remained open to the idea of a hockey team being the first tenant for a proposed facility in the city's stadium district even if his focus is on basketball.
Sports Cano drives in 2, Mariners beat Rays 4-1
Robinson Cano drove in two runs, Roenis Elias threw six solid innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-1 on Monday night.

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National & World Twice-caught fugitive's clean life led to 55 years of freedom (Photo Gallery)
In 55 years as a fugitive, Frank Freshwaters got caught twice. The first time, in 1975, the escaped Ohio inmate's good behavior helped him avoid a trip back to prison when West Virginia's governor refused to extradite him. It would be almost 40 years before he was caught again.

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Click on the video tab to watch as Storm Tracker Jay Frank enlists the help of his 10-year-old niece to test Squishy Sand, an indoor sand sculpting product.

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Consumer Prize scams target elderly Prize scams target elderly
Anyone can fall for a prize scam, but con artists tend to target seniors because they’re more likely to fall for their pitch.

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Health Survey: Nearly 9 in 10 U.S. adults now have health insurance
Underlining a change across the nation, nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive survey released Monday. As recently as 2013, slightly more than 8 out of 10 had coverage.
Health Study: Breast cancer overtreatment costs U.S. $4 billion a year
Sharpening a medical debate about the costs and benefits of cancer screening, a new report estimates that the U.S. spends $4 billion a year on unnecessary medical costs due to mammograms that generate false alarms, and on treatment of certain breast tumors unlikely to cause problems.
Health Tax refunds for many take hit or get bump from health law
As the April 15 tax deadline nears, people who got help paying for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law are seeing the direct effect on their refunds - hundreds of dollars, for better or worse.

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Business Why a shrinking U.S. economy last quarter isn't cause for fear
On Friday, the government will likely estimate that the economy shrank in the January-March quarter for a second straight year, depressed by brutal weather, a reeling energy sector and an export slump. Yet few will see any cause for panic.

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Consumer Do robocall blockers really block the calls? (Video)
Fed up with annoying robocalls- a local man just joined a nationwide brigade aimed at fighting back. When Consumers Union asked for volunteers to test different robocall blocking devices on the market, he jumped at the opportunity.
Consumer Bulging batteries in RCA tablets (Video)
If you have an RCA 7 inch tablet that was purchased last year- keep an eye on the internal lithium battery. There are reports of the battery suddenly puffing up like a pillow inside the case, putting children in harm's way.