Congressman Dan Newhouse of Sunnyside announced Wednesday his vote in support of H.R. 3762, which would repeal major portions of Obamacare and prohibit federal funding for Planned Parenthood.
State lawmakers today have another item for their to-do list as Gov. Jay Inslee yesterday signed an executive order to curb gun crime and suicide.
Congressman Dan Newhouse said this morning he will oppose any unilateral gun sales measures issued by the White House.
Yakima Valley lawmakers are less than enthusiastic about Gov. Jay Inslee’s budget proposal for 2016.
Water, education, aiding the economy in rural communities and taxation are among Lower Valley legislators’ priorities as they prepare to start a new session in Olympia one month from today.
Budget, Bonnieview Road also on Tuesday's agenda
Council to also review tourism promotion services
A Grant County resident found an 105mm artillery shell at a salvage business.
Last week Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen hinted that the Federal Reserve Board will increase interest rates at the board’s December meeting.
Sewell leads in port race
The mayoral, city council and port commissioner races are still too close to call.
By a nearly three-to-one margin, voters in Yakima County are renewing the three-tenths of 1 percent sales tax for law and justice services.
Sunnyside City Council incumbent has commanding lead after initial tally
With slightly more than 500 votes counted in the race for the City Council Position No. 7 seat, incumbent Craig Hicks has a solid lead over challenger Victor Ochoa in the general election.
The race for the District No. 2 Commissioner of the Port of Grandview seat is too close to call after tonight's initial ballot count.
Mayor Norm Childress leads challenger Joan Souders by more than 50 votes after the first round of ballot counting tonight.
The incumbent mayoral candidate has a slim lead in his re-election bid.
Only 16 votes separate Top 3 candidates
Gaylord Brewer has just 12 more votes than Mary Barrett and 16 more than Betty Garza in a tight race for Grandview City Council.