This time of the year, we all enjoy the familiar sights, sounds, and smells of the season that takes us back to fond memories whether it's baking Christmas Cookies or listening to Christmas music, or hanging decorations on the tree.
The top three days for house fires caused by candles are Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. By following these simple suggestions, you can greatly decrease the risk of possibly life-threatening fire hazards:
Less than 24 hours after arriving at Millenium Plaza in downtown Yakima, the city's community Christmas tree was erected and subsequently knocked down by the ferocious winds that the valley endured Tuesday night (11/26) and Wednesday morning.
Halls decked? Check.
Lights lit? Right.
Ornaments oriented? OK!
So why don't you share some of that holiday joy with the rest of us?
We're offering some special surprises to whoever has the Christmassy-est tree in the Yakima Valley this year...