By Ignacio Dayrit, Director of Programs
Posted September 20, 2018
I’m OK? Yes, they’re OK.
KFFM 107.3 radio complied some interesting alternative facts about Yakima, including:
Yakima is the backward spelling of how people felt. Amikay = “I'm OK”;
Yakima boasts sunshine 300 days a year only because the Earth tilts its axis away the other 65 days;
Yakima Valley produces about 75% of the nation's hops used in beer - and also consumes 75% of the US beer supply;
Yakima has been crime-free since '83. (They may have meant 1883)