summer

This way to the pool!
A staple tradition in the Yakima Valley is a dip in Franklin Pool on Tieton Drive during the hot summer months. Yakima Transit is a way many will get to the pool, so they teamed up to get you a free ride on the bus with paid admission to Franklin Pool.
See one with your name on it?
I know the name "Rick" has made it on a Coca-Cola bottle before but I'm not so sure we'll ever see a "Rik" on a bottle. I'm totally bummed about that. It's almost summer and Coca-Cola has started putting names on the side of Coca-Cola bottles again. I know I didn't make it on a bottle but did you? I've got an easy way for you to check.
One more ride
This Tuesday (Aug. 30) is it for the summer. Our last Bike Nights is Tuesday at Jack-Sons Sports Bar and Clubhouse Lounge at 48th and Tieton. You get one last ride to win some awesome prizes!
Pull it over, sonny
I think the Yakima Police Department should start citing kids this summer around Yakima. I know what you thinking: Why would the Yakima Police Department start handing out tickets to little kids? I saw this recent story out of Brimfield, Ohio, where police have been ticketing children. Here's why ...
Burned Coffee Grounds Get Rid Of Yakima’s Pesky Mosquitos
Ever since I have moved here, I called this place "Jurassic Yakima Valley!" I say this because every animal and insect is bigger than anywhere else I have lived, including Montana! (Although they are all pretty big there too.) The mosquitoes in Yakima are the biggest I have ever seen. They do not really like biting me, but for they sure love nibbling on the rest of my family.
Let's ride!
Here we go again -- 94.5 KATS-FM and 92.9 The Bull are bringing you Yakima Bike Nights with Owens Cycle in Yakima! And this summer is going to rock even louder than last year! Every Tuesday, starting tonight (May 3), a different local watering hole will host a gathering from 6-9 p.m. We'll have a ton of prizes, bike games, bike shows, hot chicks and a killer grand prize: eight nights of camping an
Bike Nights are back!
Here we go! 94.5 KATS-FM and 92.9 The Bull bring you Yakima Bike Nights with Owens Cycle in Yakima! And this summer is going to rock even louder than last year! Every Tuesday, starting May 3, a different local watering hole will host a gathering from 6-9 p.m. We'll have a ton of prizes, bike games, bike shows, hot chicks and a killer grand prize: eight nights of camping and all concert passes for
Here's to summer!
Summertime in Yakima can be difficult at times due to the extreme dry heat, but if you drink enough water to stay hydrated and you make it through the workday, you might want to enjoy a tasty beverage. Here are a few that I've picked up over the years...
Get cool at the pool
After a weekend of near-record temperatures, Franklin Pool is open for the summer season -- and with this heat, you can expect the pool to be at full capacity most weekends. Here are a few of the fun things you can do at Franklin Pool this summer. The pool season runs through Aug. 23:

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