Saturday Run/Walk Fundraiser For Yakima Police K-9 Unit
Yakima’s Franklin Park will be busy Saturday during the #9k4k9 5k Fun Fun/Walk . It’s a fundraiser for the #YPD K-9 program. The department’s K-9’s Dexter & Kovah will be there for demonstrations. Dexter’s partner Officer Mark Mckinney says the goal is to raise a total of $9,000. “We’ll use it for anything from training to equipment or possibly another dog.”
Along with the 5k run/walk there will be games and fun for the kids and food and refreshments available. The event opens at 10:00 a.m. with the race starting at 11:00 a.m. at Franklin Park, at South 21st Avenue and Tieton Drive in Yakima on Saturday.