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What If Washington Were Its Own Country? How Big Would It Be?

Washington is a pretty big state -- 71,297 square miles, as a matter of fact. And it includes plenty of room for the people in eastern Washington who have muttered for years about spitting off from the west side and starting their own state.

But why stop there? What if they started their own COUNTRY?

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Townsquare Media / John Taylor
Townsquare Media / John Taylor
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YWCA Yakima’s Persimmon Boutique Will Provide Employment, Training for Domestic Abuse Survivors

YWCA Yakima is opening a new store that will offer goods -- and lots of services.

Persimmon, a resale boutique and gift shop, will open this fall in the Westpark Shopping Center at 40th and Summitview avenues.

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John Riggs, Townsquare Media
John Riggs, Townsquare Media
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Where did Macklemore Get His ‘Welcome to Yakima, The Palm Springs of Washington’ Shirt?

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis came to Yakima on Wednesday (Aug. 24), and while many were snapping photos of him, one of the most common questions that people kept bringing up was "Where did he get that awesome shirt?"

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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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Bike Nights Goes With the Flow at The Creek in Moxee [PHOTOS]

Bike Nights took the scenic route this week, heading out to Moxee for a run to The Creek Roadhouse Grill & Bar.

And we couldn't have asked for a better night! As...

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Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man
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Pasco City Council Lifted Its Juvenile Curfew — Should Yakima Follow Suit? [POLL]

The town of Pasco has lifted its juvenile curfew. According to the Tri-City Herald, the City Council dropped the ordinance last week after concluding the 22-year-old curfew was unenforceable and possibly unconstitutional.

The city's action raises a similar question for Yakima.

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Townsquare Media / John Taylor
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Bike Nights Heads Out To The Creek In Moxee

Another awesome road trip is going down this Tuesday (Aug. 23) at The Creek Roadhouse Grill & Bar in Moxee. Kickstands up at 5:30, get there by 6 p.m.!

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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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Townsquare Media / John Taylor
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Tieton Turns Out for Highland Community Days [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

Kilted Scotsmen, pirates, bikers, veterans, dancing horses -- it has to be Highland Community Days!

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Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
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Franklin Pool Will Let You Swim With Your Pooch To Close Out the Dog Days of Summer

For the 10th straight year, dog owners can take a dip with their pooch as part of "Paws in the Pool." Franklin Pool will close out the summer swim season on Aug...

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West Valley High School Graduate To Be On ‘Survivor’ [VIDEO]

Yakima Valley will be represented on the next season of "Survivor" by Michelle Schubert, a 28-year-old 2006 graduate of West Valley High School. I see Yakima taking the "Survivor" series with this girl!

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Downtown Summer Nights: When the Sun’s High in the Sky, Cowboy Hats Are High Style

If there were ever a night to wear a cowboy hat, this week's Downtown Summer Nights -- our last of the season -- would be that night! Even if you never wear cowboy hats, you should this Thursday. Just channel your inner Ted Nugent and you will be fine going to our free concert on North Front Street.

Here's why ...

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