I read this post the other day I thought what can I do to help? Can you even imagine going in for a yoga class and finding your has been broken into and various items are stolen including your deceased brother's ashes!
Starting in 1987, people driving by Yakima on the Interstate began to notice a sign that read "Yakima-The Palm Springs of Washington." Over the years, depending upon who you talk to, it's become a topic of conversation, support, ridicule, and humor.
The history of the Yakima River flooding spans many decades, but the 1948 flood that included the Columbia River was one of the biggest. This picture is from 6-7 years ago, from Benton County Emergency Services.
Yakima authorities ask for your help in finding convicted murderer Jake Lee Eakin who escaped custody from Ahtanum View Work Release Center sometime early Sunday morning after not returning back from work.