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Photo Courtesy: Becky Pascua
Photo Courtesy: Becky Pascua
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Valley Residents Capture Spectacular Rainbow Following This Morning’s Rain Shower [PHOTOS]

At around 8:40 a.m. a strange coincidence happened. Andy and I were playing the Dio classic "Rainbow In the Dark" when a short rain shower occurred and a beautiful rainbow almost immediately appeared...

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Beer Drinkers Sample A Variety Of Styles And Flavors At Chicago Beer Festival
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Craft Beverage Walk in Downtown Yakima Set For November 5th

November 5th is the date of the second annual Craft Beverage Walk in Downtown Yakima.  The event is a collaboration between the Downtown Association of Yakima and Craft Beverage Yakima. Craft Beverage Yakima is a unique collection of beer, cider, spirits and wine producers located in the city of Yakima and its surrounding area (gap to gap) dedicated to increasing awareness for the region as producers of high quality artisanal craft beverages.

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Labor Day Shopping Deals In Yakima

Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year. According to WalletHub these are the items you'll save the most money on:

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Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
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Accessible Art In Yakima

Not everyone is an art connoisseur. While I enjoy art and did visit the Picasso Museum and The Louvre when my wife and I went on vacation to Paris back in 2000 it's not something I typically do...

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Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
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Downtown Yakima Revitalization Starts Here

If you look around the country at the healthiest, most vibrant cities, one thing they have in common is a bustling downtown core. Portland is a great example of a city that invested in its downtown ...

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Andy Winford/Townsquare Yakima
Andy Winford/Townsquare Yakima
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The 10 Most Interesting Buildings In Yakima

This list is sure to create some controversy as I'm sure I'll accidentally leave a well designed building off the list. My apologies to anyone who feels slighted but these are the coolest buildings in Yakima from my perspective as someone who has lived here for a year and a half...

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2016 Chinook Fest Is Expanding, Tickets Still Available

A couple of years ago, Cody Beebe had an idea. To bring a music festival to the scenic Nile Valley. Crazy, huh?

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Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
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Yakima Makes Travel & Leisure’s List Of ‘America’s Coolest Desert Towns’

Travel & Leisure magazine's website posted an article ranking "America's Coolest Desert Towns" and Yakima came in at #10 out of 16. The article noted our standing as America's dominant growers of hops and apples and the hard work it took to turn the Yakima Valley from barren desert to a thriving agricultural hub and America's 3rd largest wine producing region...

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Photo courtesy of Gilbert Perry
Photo courtesy of Gilbert Perry
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God Has A Sense Of Humor

I stopped going to church years ago because frankly I just don't believe God is real. That said, on the off chance that I'm wrong, this beats the hell out of "Beer is proof that God is real and wants us to be happy."

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TSM/Todd Lyons
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Todd’s Take: My Secret Hideaway – Our Cabin On Chinook Pass [PHOTOS]

Every once in awhile, I need to unplug. Like most of us, the daily grind can beat me down. Email, cell phone ringing, interruptions at work, getting kids to and from activities, etc. That is why I was relish the chance to head to my family's cabin in the Nile Valley.

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Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
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Bizarre Bathroom Habits

Having been to my requisite share of men's rooms I've seen my share of cartoon anatomy and pithy sayings like "If you can pee above this line the fire department is looking for you"...

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Andy Winford/Townsquare Media
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It’s Blackberry Picking Season in the Yakima Valley

Our digital guru JT invited me to his home in the nether regions of Selah to pick blackberries this weekend. In the store, blackberries are about $3.99 a pound, which seems silly to pay since they grow wild all over Washington.

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