If passed, most of the money would be used to renovate and modernize the high school.
Congressman Dan Newhouse was in Yakima Tuesday.
Even with all the festivities happening this weekend, you won't want to break any public disturbance noise regulations.
The Girl Scouts of Western Washington said it has returned a $100,000 donation because it came with the provision that the money couldn't be used to support transgender girls.
Two men have sparked at least ninebrush fires as they drove along I-5 through Snohomish County, according to Washington State Patrol investigators.
The man has been identified as Hayden Messerman, age 23, of Ellensburg. It is unclear why or when Messerman had traveled to the location. There are no obvious signs of foul play.
With the holiday weekend right around the corner, firefighters want you to be aware of the consequences of illegal fireworks.
While a leap second is hardly enough time to change daily life, it has been known to affect some computer systems in the past.
With the drought and the recent high temperatures and red flag warnings, the fire behavior is extreme and very unpredictable. Citizens are urged to go to the public displays in the Yakima area, the largest being the FREE display at State Fair Park.
Retirement homes also ran into problems Monday during the power outage. Residents at the Grand Hotel in downtown Yakima sat outside to stay cool.
The Washington Legislature has approved a $38.2 billion two-year state operating budget, taking swift action Monday night to avoid a government shutdown.
Restaurant owners were among the first to close once they learned there was no power.
Electricity is back on for nearly 27,000 Yakima homes after a citywide power outage Monday afternoon.
A semi truck caught fire on Interstate 5 south of Olympia near the Scatter Creek rest stop overnight and continued burning for hours, the Washington State Patrol reports.
Stunned residents returned Tuesday to the incinerated remains of their homes in a neighborhood destroyed by a fast-moving wildfire, sifting through the smoldering debris to see if there was anything they could salvage.