Sales tax revenue up in Yakima

Sales tax revenue up in Yakima
YAKIMA, Wash. -- Yakima's economy might be on the upswing. Sales tax revenue is up in the city.

Sales tax revenue is up about 9 percent compared to the first few months of last year. That's about $300,000.

The gradual increase began in the middle of last year. The Yakima finance department hopes that trend will continue.