yakama nation

Miss Yakama Nation Pageant 2017 [Pictures]
On Monday (June 5) the Yakama Nation kicked off its Treaty Days commemoration week with the Miss Yakama Nation Pageant. This is where the current Yakama Nation royalty spoke about their reign -- from Miss Yakama Nation, Chrissy Jim, all the way down to Lil' Miss Yakama Nation Treaty Days Princess, T…
Tesoro Savage Turmoil; Hog and Pig Inventory Increases
The largest oil-by-rail marine terminal in the nation proposed along the Columbia River in Washington is getting national news coverage. Fox News reports that environmental and tribal opposition have created a battle over Tesoro Savage Vancouver Energy terminal planned to handle 360,000 barrels of c…
The Lowdown on Fireworks in Yakima County [AUDIO]
The countdown to the 4th of July celebration at State Fair Park is on!  As most of you know, fireworks are illegal in the city of Yakima and Yakima County.  There are very few legal places to set off fireworks in our area.  Yes you can buy fireworks on the Yakama reservation but you c…