Hitting the river this summer to cool off? Make sure to check out this list before you do as we found the top 5 most dangerous rivers in Washington with the highest death tolls. Be safe and be smart while on the water!
Yakima County has been declared a federal disaster area eight times in the last 50 years.
In 1996, you may recall, the Yakima River flooded thanks to heavy snowmelt and a big ice dam giving way. Could we see such heavy run-off and potential flooding this year...
The Yakima Valley Fire department has always put the community first. They're making sure you have the safest summer possible by preventing fires, getting cats out of trees, and making sure your family has the right flotation device while they're out on the water!