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Wapato teacher wins Washington Career and Tech Teacher of the Year - KIMA CBS 29
Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:28:22 GMT


KIMA CBS 29

Wapato teacher wins Washington Career and Tech Teacher of the Year
KIMA CBS 29
WAPATO, Wash.--A Wapato teacher is named Washington's Career and Tech Teacher of the year. Dottie Record is the Family and Consumer Science teacher at PACE alternative school. Her classes combine hands-on activities with real world experiences.
Wapato Teacher HonoredKAPP
Wapato teacher wins state awardYakima Herald-Republic

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Wake Up Your Weekend: Washington Wine Month Events at Owen Roe Winery in Wapato - NBC Right Now
Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:50:00 GMT


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Wake Up Your Weekend: Washington Wine Month Events at Owen Roe Winery in Wapato
NBC Right Now
WAPATO, WA- Owen Roe Winery in Wapato is celebrating Washington Wine Month with two events on Saturday August 22nd. The first one is at 11:00 a.m. - "From Grape to Glass." People will have the chance to tour the production facility and learn proper ...

10 Days Out: Sept. 3, 2015 - Yakima Herald-Republic
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:07:33 GMT


10 Days Out: Sept. 3, 2015
Yakima Herald-Republic
The Wapato Harvest Festival starts at noon Friday. Events include a carnival in the park, food, vendors, a parade and a performance by a traditional Filipino dance troupe from Seattle. ... The Washington State Menudo Festival in Granger, sponsored by ...

Toppenish man charged with vehicular homicide - Yakima Herald-Republic
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:01:31 GMT


Toppenish man charged with vehicular homicide
Yakima Herald-Republic
Huereca was driving south along Lateral A southwest of Wapato about 1:40 a.m., when his car crossed into the opposite lane and drove along a roadside ditch before launching off an embankment and flying across an irrigation canal, a police affidavit ...

Target Zero Team working to make driving in the Lower Valley safer - Yakima Herald-Republic
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 06:42:25 GMT


Yakima Herald-Republic

Target Zero Team working to make driving in the Lower Valley safer
Yakima Herald-Republic
Washington State Patrol trooper Randy Garcia performs a horizontal gaze nystagmus during sobriety tests in Wapato, Wash., on Friday, Aug. 29, 2015. According to the patrol, the driver was charged with driving under the influence. (MASON TRINCA/Yakima ...

Washington Woman Inspired to Grow Out on Her Own - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:30:37 GMT


USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

Washington Woman Inspired to Grow Out on Her Own
USDA.gov (press release) (blog)
But she couldn't tell if that particular Wapato, Washington property was up for sale. She went home and called a realtor to see if any farm property in the area was available. “The realtor said he had one going on the market and it had everything we ...

Big Dollars for Housing From HUD Title VI Program - Indian Country Today Media Network
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:01:41 GMT


Indian Country Today Media Network

Big Dollars for Housing From HUD Title VI Program
Indian Country Today Media Network
That loan went towards construction of infrastructure (which can include water, roads and sewer systems) for the Adams View development in Wapato, Washington. The second Title VI loan, for $11.4 million, went to construct the 68 houses. Both Title VI ...

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Smouldering fire along I-82 near Buena - Yakima Herald-Republic
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 02:18:25 GMT


Smouldering fire along I-82 near Buena
Yakima Herald-Republic
A brush fire is smouldering around a marshy area around Interstate 82 between Wapato and Buena, according to a Yakima Herald-Republic reporter on the scene. ... Washington State Patrol is on scene as firefighters arrive and traffic is being re-directed.

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Yakima teen aspires to be a WWE Diva - Yakima Herald-Republic
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:58:00 GMT


Yakima Herald-Republic

Yakima teen aspires to be a WWE Diva
Yakima Herald-Republic
Courtney VandenBerg works out at AnyTime Fitness in Wapato, Wash. VandenBerg, 19, is training to become a professional wrestler. ... Herald-Republic's Unleashed program for teen journalists. She is enrolling at the University of Washington this fall.

Yakima Valley firefighters lending aid on Okanagan fire lines - Dailysunnews
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:50:39 GMT


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Yakima Valley firefighters lending aid on Okanagan fire lines
Dailysunnews
Yakima County Fire District #5 volunteers serving on the serving on the Okanagan complex fire lines have spent the past week working alongside 1,774 firefighters trying to contain the wildfire. Pictured are (L-R) Andy Babcock of Zillah, Marylee Anaya ...

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