The long-running TV game show Jeopardy! has a searchable database of every episode online. The word "Yakima" has appeared on the show 11 times and has had two contestants on the show from the Yakima Valley. On Wednesday (Sept.1) Yakima was featured for the 12th time.
Last week a western Oregon man was shot by his own father in Umatilla County when visibility was poor around a deer herd near Meacham. Over the weekend a Kennewick man was shot by his friends near Colfax.