YakimaHerald.com is now offering free text alerts for our readers. This new service will bring the latest breaking news, severe weather alerts, school sports scores and more to your mobile phone.
Breaking News: Receive headlines of the most important stories when they happen.
AMBER Alerts: Receive any local or regional AMBER alerts.
Severe Weather Alerts: Direct from the National Weather Service, learn about severe weather before it happens. You can register for alerts from Yakima, Kittitas, Klickitat, Benton and King counties.
Daily Weather Forecast: Know how to dress when the daily weather forecast comes to your phone each morning at 7 a.m.
Sports Scores: Sign up for the most important scores from your favorite school.
Entertainment Pick of the Week: Delivered Thursday afternoons, you will learn about the one thing you should be sure to plan for each weekend.
School Closings / Notices: Learn as soon as we know about important news and notices related to your school.
Registering for text messages is free, but check with your wireless provider for any message or data rates that may apply.