Chrissy Jim wears traditional royalty regalia: a wing dress, moccasins, sash and a beaded crown, near White Swan, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. Jim was crowned Miss Yakama Nation in June of last year. In April she will compete in the Miss Indian World competition. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Moniba Nazeef, left, has her photo taken by her mother at the Bonneville Salt Flats near Wendover, Utah. Tourists from all over the world visit the Bonneville Salt Flats. Stretching over 30,000 acres, the salt flats are one of Utah’s unique natural tourist destinations.
Gabriel Donovan Rodriguez, left, and Alondra Betencourt, right, wait outside of the old greyhound bus depot, now occupied by Yakima Neighborhood Health Services, in Yakima, Wash., Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Rodriguez and Bettencourt have used services provided by Yakima Neighborhood Health in the past. Bettencourt said most of the people at the depot are good people and the majority don’t cause problems. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
A woman clears out weeds in an Allium flower field at Friend Bulb and Flower farms in Sunnyside, Wash., Friday, May 6, 2016. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Wide Hollow Creek flooding
Pastor Alex Rule prays during the Central Washington Walk-for-life event at the Grace of Christ Church in Yakima, Wash., Saturday, January 16, 2016. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Dozens of farm workers and supporters march against Donald Trump’s immigration orders and in honor of Cesar Chavez in Sunnyside, Wash., Sunday, April 2, 2017. Chavez was an American labor and civil rights activist who fought for farm workers’ rights across the United Sates. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Elk gather near the Oak Creek Wildlife Area in Naches, Wash., Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
High school teams warm up before the 2A WIAA Boys State Swimming and Diving Championships at the King County Aquatics Center in Federal Way, Wash.
The Richland High School dance team form a circle while they scratch each others’ backs before the WIAA 4A dance and drill state championships at the SunDome in Yakima, Wash., Friday, March 25, 2016.
Scenes from a fire that engulfed two houses near West Lincoln Avenue and Lewis Street in Yakima, Wash., Thursday, June 2, 2016. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Selah Dolphins team member Lillie Rice kicks off the pool wall while practicing at the Selah swimming pool in Selah, Wash., Friday, July 15, 2016. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/ Yakima Herald-Republic)
Yakama Nation member Les Wahsise, or Slock-I-Wash, wears traditional Yakama dress while participating in the commemoration of retrocession at the Yakama Nation Heritage Cultural Center in Toppenish, Wash., Friday, April 22, 2016. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Scenes from the bridge between Yakima and Selah, Wash., Thursday, July 28, 2016. Many people came out to beat the heat and jump in the river. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Wallace Van Eaton is pictured at his home in Yakima, Wash., Wednesday, March 16, 2016. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Jeffrey Fulkerson, left, and Kourtney Webb, right, rest in the grass at State Fair Park in Yakima, Wash., Saturday, February 20, 2016. The two have been together for one month. “She hunts. I fish. That’s a power couple if you ask me, ” said Fulkerson. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Humoody Jauda Smith of Snohomish was just 2 years old when an insurgent’s gunshot blinded him in Iraq. Now 11, Humoody is tackling life head-on, learning to live independently using new technologies.
Dominic Edmonds, center, takes a selfie with his brother Michael Edmonds, left, and mother Gloria Herrera-Edmonds, right, at their home in Yakima, Wash., Thursday, April 6, 2017. Dominic, 14, was born with Down Syndrome and has been receiving services at Children’s Village since he was a baby. Michael and Gloria sometimes volunteer at Children’s Village to give back. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
An event attendee rides the HIJack as a rainbow glows in the distance at the Selah Days carnival near Lince Elementary School in Selah, Wash., Thursday, May 19, 2016. Selah days events include a pancake breakfast, talent show, and firework show on Saturday and an eating contest Sunday. The carival will open at 11 a.m. Saturday and 12 p.m. Sunday. (SOFIA JARAMILLO/Yakima Herald-Republic)
Pageant contestants gather together for a photo before the rodeo queen modeling and speech competitions near the Teton County Fair building in Jackson, Wyo. Competitors in the Rodeo Royalty Pageant ranged from ages 2 to 18.
Seattle Seahawks fans celebrate as the Seattle Seahawks score a touchdown during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at a party at the Historic Everett Theatre in Everett, Wash. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8.