Celebration of life highlights ‘A Life Lived’

Family, friends and acquaintances ranging from the Grandview Greyhounds boys basketball players to members of law enforcement gathered in the Grandview High School gym this past Saturday to celebrate the life of John “Dennis” Bottineau.

January 9, 2019 noon read more..

Dogs slaughter herd of ewes

No information has yet been shared regarding who owns two dogs that slaughtered more than 40 head of sheep on Factory Road just more than two weeks ago.

January 9, 2019 noon read more..

Cowboy community ropes in support for long-time wrangler

Like his dad and uncles who worked cattle in Mexico, Diego Mendoza was born to be a cowboy — a wrangler rope in one hand and set of steering reins in the other is what drives him to be out there on the range, living his authentic brand the only way he knows.

January 8, 2019 noon read more..

Read, earn prizes

Booklovers get ready for the Yakima Valley Libraries’ adult winter reading challenge.

January 8, 2019 noon read more..

Plant affair is lecture topic

Desert parleys and the love affair Terri Knoke has with all things in the botany arena is the topic of the biology lecture series being sponsored by the Yakima Valley College and Cowiche Canyon Conservancy.

January 8, 2019 noon read more..

Nursing back to health

Trying to coax an injured ewe to get up off the ground, Gene Fernandez pays special attention to her injured front leg.

January 7, 2019 noon read more..

Woman dies in crash

A 34-year-old woman is dead after a crash on Jan. 3 at South Wapato and Progressive roads. Yakima County Sheriff’s deputy Wes Rasmussen said Caroline Pacheco died after her vehicle crashed into a semi, driven by Aleksandr Mirko, 44.

January 4, 2019 noon read more..

Laura Crooks named new CEO of Children’s Village

Laura Crooks has been named the new Chief Executive Officer at Children’s Village, the regional integrated center that provides more than 30 different services to children with special healthcare needs and their families.

January 2, 2019 noon read more..