Government

 

Secretary of state election rules clarified

In a ruling issued Tuesday, July 3, the Supreme Court of the State of Washington outlined the responsibility of Secretary of State Kim Wyman to accept and evaluate initiative and referendum petitions.

July 6, 2018 noon read more..


Gov. Inslee upset by Supreme Court's travel ban ruling

Gov. Jay Inslee is not happy with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to allow the travel ban on visitors from countries often connected with terrorism. Calling the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision Tuesday in favor of President Donald Trump “abhorrent,” Inslee vowed to continue his protest of the president’s national immigration policies.

June 26, 2018 noon read more..
 

Sen. Honeyford recognized

Sen. Jim Honeyford was honored during a City Council meeting Monday, June 11, for his support of parks and recreation projects in 2018.

June 12, 2018 6 p.m. read more..


Toppenish council meets tonight

The City Council will meet in chambers at 7 tonight to hear a finance report and consider procedures to negotiate a new city manager contract.

June 11, 2018 3:53 p.m. read more..
        

Area candidate filings

Here are the candidate filings for voters in the Lower Yakima Valley for the first three days of the filing period.

May 15, 2018 10:34 p.m. read more..