About Us

Yakima Valley Publishing produces multiple publications, including a Visitor Guide every spring. Our flagship publication, The Business Times, is printed monthly and has roughly 7,000 subscribers. It reaches approximately 20,000 readers every month and presents a different perspective on the Valley than other local news organizations.


Yakima Visitor Guide

Our Visitor Guide is distributed around the region in late April and is seen by thousands of locals and travelers throughout the year.

Yakima Business Times

The Yakima Business Times is the only business-focused newspaper in the valley.

Yakima Fair Guide

The Central Washington State Fair is one of the biggest annual events in Yakima. The Fair Guide is made available all throughout the valley.

Yakima How-To Guide

 This is a full gloss magazine, distributed for free in the Yakima Business Times.


Our varying publications have many different spotlights throughout the year and reach multiple readers throughout the region. If you’re interested in advertising your business or want to see what spotlights we’re currently working on, give us a call at 509.457.4886 or email our sales executive.

Yakima Business Times Readership

Yakima Visitor Guide Distribution

Fair Guide Distribution


The Business Times is Free for local businesses.

One year is $24.95 for personal subscriptions or if you would like more than one copy sent to your office(s).

Issues are delivered monthly.

If you wish to subscribe to the Yakima Business Times, please call us with your address, phone number and payment information. Your subscription will be active as soon as a payment is made. It may take a week or more for the address to be added to the Post Office’s distribution list.

Call 509.457.4886 or click below to e-mail.

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Monday-Friday: 8 AM – 5 PM
Weekends: CLOSED


416 S. 3rd Street,
Yakima, WA 98901

P.O. Box 2052,
Yakima WA 98907