Marine biologist Edie Widder stood before the Yakima Town Hall audience at The Capitol Theatre Wednesday morning and placed two bottles filled with water on the lectern.
School looks different from one day to the next for 10-year-old Piper Rouse of Yakima County.
The Yakima school board will have a public information meeting Monday evening before deciding whether to put two, four-year property tax levies to vote on the February ballot.
Children’s Village will receive state funding to expand in-home visits for first-time Yakama Nation mothers through its Nurse Family Partnership program.
Yakima School District leaders intend to request a more extensive independent survey of employee culture and civility.
More than 100 Central Washington University students protested what they say is media censorship on campus Thursday.
Union Gap voters appear to favor a levy that would annex a proposed library into the Yakima Valley Libraries district.
A $10 million capital improvement levy for the Toppenish School District that would mean new classrooms and a gym at the high school does not appear to have garnered the necessary votes, according to preliminary ballot counts Tuesday night.
Incumbent Yakima school board member Martha Rice retained her Position 5 seat in the general election Tuesday, with over two-thirds of the vote.
After Kris McGrath graduated from high school, he took a stab at college. It wasn’t a good fit.
Three Yakima-area school boards have been recognized as Board of Distinction by the state.
YAKIMA, Wash. — The East Valley School District is investigating an incident last week in which a high school teacher wrote a racial slur on a white board.
A Yakima Superior Court judge found Yakima School District employee and applicant drug screening documents are exempt from the Public Records Act.
The Toppenish School District is asking voters to approve a $10 million capital improvement levy for new classrooms and a gym at the high school.
Amid a transition to a new superintendent and work on a strategic plan, the Yakima School District will see change on its school board with the Nov. 5 election.
A dysfunctional child care industry is severely costing employers and employees statewide, a new report has discovered.
The Yakima School District has filed a lawsuit in Yakima County Superior Court seeking permission to withhold confidential employee medical information in a public records request — some of which had already been released.
Class is back in session at East Valley High School Friday after construction workers finished stabilizing concrete in the school’s former library.
East Valley High School canceled classes Wednesday and Thursday as a precaution after shifting concrete was discovered on a school building under construction.
UPDATE 3:58 pm. - Administrators announced that classes will be cancelled for a second day Thursday because of the incident.
Washington education officials are finalizing new graduation requirements — and you have until Oct. 28 to weigh in.