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  • YPD has new "Cop Logic" reporting system

    The Yakima Police Department has added a new reporting system to their website called "Cop Logic". 

  • Cougars often only come out when it's dark outside.

    Hiking and wildlife safety

    The next time you're heading off for a hike in the Pacific Northwest, there's a few things to know in case you're confronted by a mountain lion.  

  • If you know anything, you are asked to give them a call.

    KPD needs tips after two men are shot over the weekend

    It happened around 2 p.m. Sunday near North Buchanan Street and West Canal Drive.

  • STEM students participating in Project NANO

    Teams of Tri-Cities middle school students are showcasing science projects done with a SEM microscope for scientists to judge Wednesday at the REACH Museum from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. 

  • Fireproofing your home

    Over 100,000 acres burned in Southeast Washington in 2017, with that number in mind, many local homeowners have made several changes to their homes to protect their properties from brush fires. 

  • Suspicious item deemed safe by bomb squad was student's science fair project

    On May 18, Prosser Police Department investigators got more information about the suspicious item that was left in a parking lot in the 300 block of Chardonnay on May 17. 

  • Business Spotlight: High Desert Composting Company

    Composting is a natural process of recycling organic materials into a rich soil. 

  • Body cams now auto-activate when Hermiston Police officers draw their guns

    Hermiston Police officers have started using a new device on their gun holsters. 

  • Hermiston PD looking for shooting suspect

    Hermiston PD looking for weekend shooting suspect

    Police believe Alex Ahumada., 33, shot Carlos Ramirez, 27, on Saturday on East Beebe Ave.