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  • National Pet Day 2018

    National Pet Day 2018

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-04-11 21:46:56 GMT
    Wednesday, April 11 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-04-11 21:46:56 GMT
    Happy National Pet Day! We asked our followers on Facebook to send us pictures of their pets for this special day, and we got over 230 entries! Check out all of those pictures in this slideshow.>>
    Happy National Pet Day! We asked our followers on Facebook to send us pictures of their pets for this special day, and we got over 230 entries! Check out all of those pictures in this slideshow.>>
  • 16-year-old Yakima Greenway rapist to be tried as an adult for 3 rape cases

    16-year-old Yakima Greenway rapist to be tried as an adult for 3 rape cases

    Friday, March 23 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-03-24 00:21:17 GMT
    Tuesday, April 10 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-04-11 00:27:54 GMT

    A teen boy being charged as an adult is back in court facing rape allegations in three separate attacks.

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    A teen boy being charged as an adult is back in court facing rape allegations in three separate attacks.

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  • Suspect still sought in Monday night Yakima shooting

    Suspect still sought in Monday night Yakima shooting

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-04-10 18:34:30 GMT
    Tuesday, April 10 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-04-10 18:34:30 GMT

    A shooting happened last night in Yakima at 7:40 p.m. in the 1500 block of Landon Avenue. 

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    A shooting happened last night in Yakima at 7:40 p.m. in the 1500 block of Landon Avenue. 

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  • Miner's Drive-In celebrates 70 years with their sizable burgers

    Miner's Drive-In celebrates 70 years with their sizable burgers

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-04-10 17:29:00 GMT
    Tuesday, April 10 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-04-10 18:01:17 GMT

    It's safe to say that Miner's Drive-In is well known in our region for its sizable burgers, and on Monday the family restaurant is celebrating a milestone. 

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    It's safe to say that Miner's Drive-In is well known in our region for its sizable burgers, and on Monday the family restaurant is celebrating a milestone. 

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  • Electric car charging stations coming to local cities

    Electric car charging stations coming to local cities

    Monday, April 9 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-04-10 01:07:46 GMT
    Monday, April 9 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-04-10 01:07:46 GMT

    Starting this spring, Energy Northwest is spearheading a $1 million project to install a network of electric vehicle charging stations across 250 miles along Interstates 90 and 182 and US 395. 

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    Starting this spring, Energy Northwest is spearheading a $1 million project to install a network of electric vehicle charging stations across 250 miles along Interstates 90 and 182 and US 395. 

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  • 25-year-old Yakima shooting suspect makes preliminary court appearance

    25-year-old Yakima shooting suspect makes preliminary court appearance

    Monday, April 9 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-04-10 00:38:27 GMT
    Monday, April 9 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-04-10 00:38:27 GMT

    A Yakima man who police say shot another man at the Sunshine Motel nearly two weeks ago faced a judge for the first time on Monday. 

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    A Yakima man who police say shot another man at the Sunshine Motel nearly two weeks ago faced a judge for the first time on Monday. 

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  • Chuck E Cheese Sensory Sunday

    Chuck E Cheese Sensory Sunday

    Sunday, April 8 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-04-08 23:20:08 GMT
    Sunday, April 8 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-04-08 23:20:08 GMT
    RICHLAND: Chuck E Cheese is known for for their performances, bright lights and lots of games. While all of those are fun, sometimes for children with autism or other special needs, this setting can cause a sensory-overload.   To combat this Chuck E Cheese's across the nation take part in a program called "Sensory Sunday's" on the first Sunday of every month, or in April's case, the second due to Easter.   Today in Richland, Chuck E Cheese held their monthly ...>>
    RICHLAND: Chuck E Cheese is known for for their performances, bright lights and lots of games. While all of those are fun, sometimes for children with autism or other special needs, this setting can cause a sensory-overload.   To combat this Chuck E Cheese's across the nation take part in a program called "Sensory Sunday's" on the first Sunday of every month, or in April's case, the second due to Easter.   Today in Richland, Chuck E Cheese held their monthly ...>>
  • Body of Yakima woman found inside car that crashed into a ditch

    Body of Yakima woman found inside car that crashed into a ditch

    Sunday, April 8 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-04-08 04:52:53 GMT
    Sunday, April 8 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-04-08 05:14:10 GMT

    YAKIMA COUNTY- The body of a 62-year-old woman was found seat belted inside of a pick up truck that had crashed into a ditch.  Around 7 a.m. Saturday, Marianna Powers' pickup was located upside down in the Harrah Drain drainage ditch in the 2300 block of Harrah Drain Road just to the south of Fort Road. The pickup was a green in color 1993 Chevy pickup. After talking with family members, it is believed that the collision occurred sometime last night around 9:30 PM. Power...

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    YAKIMA COUNTY- The body of a 62-year-old woman was found seat belted inside of a pick up truck that had crashed into a ditch.  Around 7 a.m. Saturday, Marianna Powers' pickup was located upside down in the Harrah Drain drainage ditch in the 2300 block of Harrah Drain Road just to the south of Fort Road. The pickup was a green in color 1993 Chevy pickup. After talking with family members, it is believed that the collision occurred sometime last night around 9:30 PM. Power...

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  • Urban Kitchen graduates put their cooking skills to the test

    Urban Kitchen graduates put their cooking skills to the test

    Friday, April 6 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-04-07 00:52:56 GMT
    Friday, April 6 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-04-07 00:52:56 GMT

    The tables have turned - instead of children sitting down and waiting to be served dinner, they're the ones cooking it. 

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    The tables have turned - instead of children sitting down and waiting to be served dinner, they're the ones cooking it. 

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  • Wapato faulted in state audit for mismanaged funds

    Wapato faulted in state audit for mismanaged funds

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-04-03 19:21:00 GMT
    Thursday, April 5 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-04-06 00:45:22 GMT

    A Washington state audit found one of its cities failed to comply with state financial laws, regulations and its own policies when it mismanaged public funds. 

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    A Washington state audit found one of its cities failed to comply with state financial laws, regulations and its own policies when it mismanaged public funds. 

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  • Yakima hops to be used for the royal wedding brew

    Yakima hops to be used for the royal wedding brew

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-04-03 18:17:13 GMT
    Thursday, April 5 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-04-05 18:20:35 GMT

    As many people know, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be getting married fairly soon... but what you might not know is that a Yakima staple will be a part of the celebrations. 

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    As many people know, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be getting married fairly soon... but what you might not know is that a Yakima staple will be a part of the celebrations. 

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  • Central Washington Agriculture Museum open for the season

    Central Washington Agriculture Museum open for the season

    Thursday, April 5 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-04-05 17:46:31 GMT
    Thursday, April 5 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-04-05 17:46:31 GMT

    The Central Washington Agriculture Museum is back open for the season! 

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    The Central Washington Agriculture Museum is back open for the season! 

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  • Two Othello women jailed in connection to 2016 Royal City murder

    Two Othello women jailed in connection to 2016 Royal City murder

    Tuesday, December 13 2016 5:04 PM EST2016-12-13 22:04:01 GMT
    Wednesday, April 4 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-04-04 22:20:47 GMT

    Two Othello women are jailed today in connection to a December 9, 2016 shooting homicide along State Route 26 near Royal City, and alleged additional suspects are connected to the December 22, 2016 killing of Jill Sundberg near George.

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    Two Othello women are jailed today in connection to a December 9, 2016 shooting homicide along State Route 26 near Royal City, and alleged additional suspects are connected to the December 22, 2016 killing of Jill Sundberg near George.

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  • Aspen Victim Advocacy Services to host awareness walk

    Aspen Victim Advocacy Services to host awareness walk

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-04-04 00:10:21 GMT
    Tuesday, April 3 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-04-04 00:10:21 GMT

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in the United States. 

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    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in the United States. 

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  • Two Marine pilots make emergency landing at Yakima Air Terminal

    Two Marine pilots make emergency landing at Yakima Air Terminal

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-04-03 17:31:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 3 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-04-03 17:31:40 GMT

    Two Marine pilots are safe after they had to make an emergency landing at the Yakima Air Terminal just after 1:00 p.m. Friday afternoon.

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    Two Marine pilots are safe after they had to make an emergency landing at the Yakima Air Terminal just after 1:00 p.m. Friday afternoon.

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  • Yakima Sheriff's Office investigating after truck crashes into home

    Yakima Sheriff's Office investigating after truck crashes into home

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-04-03 14:46:49 GMT
    Tuesday, April 3 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-04-03 14:46:49 GMT

     Deputies say it happened about 10 p.m. Monday night near north Wenas road and Peterson lane.  

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     Deputies say it happened about 10 p.m. Monday night near north Wenas road and Peterson lane.  

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  • China space lab mostly burns up on re-entry in south Pacific

    China space lab mostly burns up on re-entry in south Pacific

    Sunday, April 1 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-04-02 02:09:46 GMT
    Sunday, April 1 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-04-02 02:13:02 GMT

    BEIJING— Chinese space authorities say the defunct Tiangong 1 space station mostly burned up on re-entry into the atmosphere over the central South Pacific. The China Manned Space Engineering Office said the experimental space laboratory re-entered around 8:15 a.m. Monday. Scientists monitoring the craft’s disintegrating orbit had forecast the craft would mostly burn up and would pose only the slightest of risks to people. Analysis from the Beijing Aerospace Control Cent...

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    BEIJING— Chinese space authorities say the defunct Tiangong 1 space station mostly burned up on re-entry into the atmosphere over the central South Pacific. The China Manned Space Engineering Office said the experimental space laboratory re-entered around 8:15 a.m. Monday. Scientists monitoring the craft’s disintegrating orbit had forecast the craft would mostly burn up and would pose only the slightest of risks to people. Analysis from the Beijing Aerospace Control Cent...

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  • New Retirement Marketplace makes it easier for Washingtonians to save

    New Retirement Marketplace makes it easier for Washingtonians to save

    Sunday, April 1 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-04-01 22:07:08 GMT
    Sunday, April 1 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-04-01 22:07:08 GMT
    WASHINGTON: Millions across the U.S lack a retirement savings plan, and many people who are 55 and older have no retirement savings plan at all. The Washington State Department of Commerce launched a new website to make it easier for those individuals to find a retirement plan. The goal is to help nearly two million Washingtonians get have access to a retirement plan through their workplace, and the website is called "Retirement Marketplace."   Officials say i...>>
    WASHINGTON: Millions across the U.S lack a retirement savings plan, and many people who are 55 and older have no retirement savings plan at all. The Washington State Department of Commerce launched a new website to make it easier for those individuals to find a retirement plan. The goal is to help nearly two million Washingtonians get have access to a retirement plan through their workplace, and the website is called "Retirement Marketplace."   Officials say i...>>
  • Goose Ridge Winery in Richland now offers canned wine

    Goose Ridge Winery in Richland now offers canned wine

    Saturday, March 31 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-03-31 23:51:35 GMT
    Sunday, April 1 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-04-01 04:16:14 GMT

    RICHLAND: Goose Ridge in Richland has come up with a unique way to drink wine just in time for spring and summer. The winery recently came up with the idea to can their wine and the canned product is called "Cascadian outfitters." Taylor Monson, the wineries account sales manager, says it comes from 100 percent estate juice. Taylor also says not only is the wine 100 percent estate juice, but what makes it unique is that it's made locally in the Tri-Cities. S...

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    RICHLAND: Goose Ridge in Richland has come up with a unique way to drink wine just in time for spring and summer. The winery recently came up with the idea to can their wine and the canned product is called "Cascadian outfitters." Taylor Monson, the wineries account sales manager, says it comes from 100 percent estate juice. Taylor also says not only is the wine 100 percent estate juice, but what makes it unique is that it's made locally in the Tri-Cities. S...

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  • Local U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employees work to restore power in Puerto Rico

    Local U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employees work to restore power in Puerto Rico

    Saturday, March 31 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-03-31 23:27:37 GMT
    Saturday, March 31 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-04-01 01:44:03 GMT
    Kreg Buryta (USACE QA) and contractor personnel (Louis Berger Group) working on a generatorKreg Buryta (USACE QA) and contractor personnel (Louis Berger Group) working on a generator

    SAN JOSE, Puerto Rico- It's been more than six months since Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico. And while most of the island now has electricity and running water, some areas feel completely forgotten.   So to help, nineteen Army Corps of Engineers from Walla Walla were deployed on March 18th to assist FEMA with relief efforts.  Action Officer Kevin Kuhar said their team is stationed in San Jose for 45 days. They are specifically working on providing temporary g...

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    SAN JOSE, Puerto Rico- It's been more than six months since Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico. And while most of the island now has electricity and running water, some areas feel completely forgotten.   So to help, nineteen Army Corps of Engineers from Walla Walla were deployed on March 18th to assist FEMA with relief efforts.  Action Officer Kevin Kuhar said their team is stationed in San Jose for 45 days. They are specifically working on providing temporary g...

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  • Radio Journalism Workshop Coming to the Tri-Cities

    Radio Journalism Workshop Coming to the Tri-Cities

    Saturday, March 31 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-03-31 22:29:10 GMT
    Saturday, March 31 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-03-31 22:29:10 GMT
    RICHLAND- It's never too early for teens to start thinking about their futures. If any of you out there are interested in journalism, then you're in luck. The first ever radio journalism workshop in coming to the Tri-Cities, and professional journalists from all over will be there mentoring students.   The program, geared towards teaching 16 to18-year-olds, teaches them how to write, edit, record and interview just as a professional journalist would.   WSU Tri-Citie...>>
    RICHLAND- It's never too early for teens to start thinking about their futures. If any of you out there are interested in journalism, then you're in luck. The first ever radio journalism workshop in coming to the Tri-Cities, and professional journalists from all over will be there mentoring students.   The program, geared towards teaching 16 to18-year-olds, teaches them how to write, edit, record and interview just as a professional journalist would.   WSU Tri-Citie...>>
  • Man in critical condition after shooting near Sunshine Motel

    Man in critical condition after shooting near Sunshine Motel

    Friday, March 30 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-03-30 15:14:42 GMT
    Friday, March 30 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-03-30 15:14:42 GMT
    If you know anything, Yakima detectives would like to hear from you.If you know anything, Yakima detectives would like to hear from you.

    A 44-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in Yakima Thursday night.

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    A 44-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in Yakima Thursday night.

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  • Suspect in 2016 Tieton drive-by shooting sentenced to 27 years in prison

    Suspect in 2016 Tieton drive-by shooting sentenced to 27 years in prison

    Thursday, October 27 2016 10:12 AM EDT2016-10-27 14:12:27 GMT
    Thursday, March 29 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-03-30 00:34:20 GMT

    An unusual case - according to one Yakima County judge - comes to an end.

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    An unusual case - according to one Yakima County judge - comes to an end.

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  • How Restaurant Week helps kids learn through the Urban Kitchen program

    How Restaurant Week helps kids learn through the Urban Kitchen program

    Thursday, March 29 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-03-29 11:13:00 GMT
    Thursday, March 29 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-03-29 17:28:26 GMT

    Yakima's first restaurant week is underway where 11 restaurants are participating and giving back all their proceeds to Urban Kitchen.

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    Yakima's first restaurant week is underway where 11 restaurants are participating and giving back all their proceeds to Urban Kitchen.

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  • Yakima County's unemployment rate at its lowest in 28 years

    Yakima County's unemployment rate at its lowest in 28 years

    Wednesday, March 28 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-03-28 23:57:12 GMT
    Wednesday, March 28 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-03-28 23:57:12 GMT

    Right now, there are more people with jobs in the Yakima Valley than there have been in quite some time, with the county touting its lowest unemployment rate in years. 

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    Right now, there are more people with jobs in the Yakima Valley than there have been in quite some time, with the county touting its lowest unemployment rate in years. 

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  • Jumping Fitness: A new way to get fit!

    Jumping Fitness: A new way to get fit!

    Wednesday, March 28 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-03-28 18:08:23 GMT
    Wednesday, March 28 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-03-28 18:08:23 GMT

    Jumping fitness is a new fitness routine that's made its way into the U.S. 

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    Jumping fitness is a new fitness routine that's made its way into the U.S. 

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  • Business Spotlight: Central Washington School of Massage Therapy

    Business Spotlight: Central Washington School of Massage Therapy

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-03-27 23:03:22 GMT
    Wednesday, March 28 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-03-28 15:31:03 GMT

    For this week's business spotlight, we spoke with Lillian Cassidy, owner of Central Washington's School of Massage Therapy in Selah. 

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    For this week's business spotlight, we spoke with Lillian Cassidy, owner of Central Washington's School of Massage Therapy in Selah. 

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  • Officer identified in officer-involved shooting in Yakima

    Officer identified in officer-involved shooting in Yakima

    Monday, March 26 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-03-26 10:33:22 GMT
    Tuesday, March 27 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-03-27 22:45:22 GMT

    We now know the name of the man who was shot in an officer-involved shooting in Yakima Sunday night.

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    We now know the name of the man who was shot in an officer-involved shooting in Yakima Sunday night.

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  • Level III sex offender residence notification: Trenton Riley Wells

    Level III sex offender residence notification: Trenton Riley Wells

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-03-27 22:31:03 GMT
    Tuesday, March 27 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-03-27 22:31:03 GMT

    Wells was convicted of Child Molestation in the Second Degree and Rape in the Third Degree on November 26, 2012.

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    Wells was convicted of Child Molestation in the Second Degree and Rape in the Third Degree on November 26, 2012.

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  • CWU first in state to offer computer science teaching endorsement

    CWU first in state to offer computer science teaching endorsement

    Monday, March 26 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-03-26 23:51:45 GMT
    Monday, March 26 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-03-26 23:51:45 GMT

    Starting in the fall, Central Washington University will become the first university in Washington State offering its students a computer science teaching endorsement. 

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    Starting in the fall, Central Washington University will become the first university in Washington State offering its students a computer science teaching endorsement. 

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  • Local Gym Helps People With Parkinson's

    Local Gym Helps People With Parkinson's

    Sunday, March 25 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-03-26 01:42:43 GMT
    Sunday, March 25 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-03-26 03:46:59 GMT

    KENNEWICK- Contenders Boxing is doing something out of the ordinary to care for those in need. The boxing gym just off of Clearwater Avenue brought the nation-wide program "Rock Steady Boxing" to the Tri-Cities recently that works to strengthen those struggling with Parkinson's. So how does it work? The gym owners determine each persons skill level and place them in the class that best fits their needs.  Contenders currently has two classes. The o...

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    KENNEWICK- Contenders Boxing is doing something out of the ordinary to care for those in need. The boxing gym just off of Clearwater Avenue brought the nation-wide program "Rock Steady Boxing" to the Tri-Cities recently that works to strengthen those struggling with Parkinson's. So how does it work? The gym owners determine each persons skill level and place them in the class that best fits their needs.  Contenders currently has two classes. The o...

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