- Yakima jail inmate escapes from custody on Tuesday Updated: Aug-25-15 8:11 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - A man escaped from custody in Yakima County on Tuesday morning.
- Judge awards $5M to man abused by priest Updated: Aug-25-15 4:52 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A federal judge has awarded an Oregon man $5 million in damages stemming from sexual abuse by a Catholic priest in Yakima more than 30 years ago.
- 2 men burned in house fire sparked by hash oil operation Updated: Aug-25-15 12:19 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - Two men were badly burned in a house fire that Yakima officials say was sparked during the manufacture of hash oil.
- Yakima council votes down homeless service center Updated: Aug-20-15 5:44 am
YAKIMA, Washington - The Yakima City Council has denied plans for a social services center that would have included emergency shelter for the homeless.
- 2 people in injured in crash tied to dust storm near Prosser Updated: Aug-14-15 10:49 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - Two people were injured Friday in a three-vehicle crash tied to a dust storm near Prosser, Washington. The Washington State Patrol says State Route 221 has been closed because of the blowing dust.
- Toppenish approves 6-month moratorium on pot sales Updated: Aug-13-15 1:52 pm
TOPPENISH, Washington - A Yakima County city has approved a six-month delay for a decision on whether medical or recreational marijuana operations will be permitted.
- State proposes additional regulations for dairies Updated: Aug-12-15 11:56 am
YAKIMA, Washington - The Washington Department of Ecology is proposing new regulations that would require almost all dairies to get a water quality permit.
- 80-year-old woman struck, killed by car in Yakima Updated: Aug-09-15 2:29 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - Yakima police say an 80-year-old woman is dead after she stepped into traffic on Saturday night.
- City balks at $800 cupcake bill for worker's farewell party Updated: Aug-07-15 4:01 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - Officials in Washington state want a former city employee to pay back nearly $800 in taxpayer money she spent on cupcakes for her own office farewell party.
- FBI investigates bullet holes at Toppenish health center Updated: Aug-07-15 6:23 am
TOPPENISH, Washington - The FBI is investigating after bullet holes were found inside the Indian Health Services clinic in Toppenish.
- Washington state trooper dies on duty near Yakima Updated: Aug-06-15 11:55 pm
BELLINGHAM, Washington - A state trooper from Whatcom County died Thursday from an apparent medical emergency while on duty near Yakima.
- Yakima guaranteed at least 1 Latino council member Updated: Aug-05-15 4:56 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - For the first time, a Latino candidate is guaranteed election to the Yakima City Council.
- With danger high, forest rangers turn to campfire patrols Updated: Aug-03-15 4:10 pm
NACHES, Washington - On a recent evening, Heather Appelhof climbed into a pickup and headed out on a mission mixing education and enforcement.
- Yakima youngsters mix Legos, science education Updated: Aug-02-15 9:21 am
YAKIMA, Washington - Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library in an empty school on a sunny summer morning -- much less to learn about Isaac Newton.
- Yakima hospital to affiliate with Seattle's Virginia Mason Updated: Jul-31-15 6:15 am
YAKIMA, Washington - Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital will proceed with an affiliation with Virginia Mason Health System.
- 2 Yakima County men sentenced for killing eagles Updated: Jul-30-15 11:58 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - A 21-year-old Yakima County man has been sentenced to three months of incarceration for illegally killing an eagle and offering feathers for sale.