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  • Suspicious item in Prosser determined safe

    On Thursday, May 17 at 10:46 p.m., the Prosser Police Department responded to the 300 block of Chardonnay for a report of a suspicious item in the parking lot of a local business.

  • Safer ways to get tan without damaging your skin

    Tan skin is ultimately a result of damaged skin cells. But there are safer ways to get that summer glow.

  • Future wildland firefighters experience hands-on training with fire

    The Commissioner of Public Lands is expecting another big fire season ahead of us. With that said, it's good to know hundreds of firefighters are training for wildfires already. 

  • Pediatric skin cancer numbers are rising

    Over 3.3 million Americans are diagnosed with melanoma each year, but did you know the numbers are rising in pediatric skin cancers? 

  • String of arson fires under investigation in Yakima

    Another arson fire happened Tuesday afternoon in Yakima, just after two other fires Tuesday morning.

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

    YPD investigating early morning shooting

    Yakima police say a man was shot in the hip at about 2 a.m. Tuesday morning near Englewood and 25th Avenue.

  • Why you shouldn't rely on apps to detect skin cancer

    Turning to an internet search whenever you have a health concern is often step one when you're trying to figure out what's wrong; but when it comes to your skin, you really shouldn't.

  • Candidate filing now open in Franklin County

    Are you considering running for office in Franklin County? Well now is the time to get your paperwork filed.

  • Franklin County investigating fatal motorcycle crash

    Early Friday morning around 12:25 a.m., two motorcycles crashed into each other at Dogwood Road and Glade Road, killing one of the riders.

  • Retapped Rhythm and Brews music festival

    Retapped Rhythm and Brews music festival which features local bands and artists is coming to town. 

  • Tips for boating safety this summer

    With summer and temperatures heating up, marine patrols want to refresh our memories about what it takes to stay safe on the water. 

  • Yakima Police Department investigating fatal stabbing

    Yakima Police are investigating a fatal stabbing that happened overnight.

  • Kennewick Irrigation District closing road

     You might want to add a little more time to your commute if your planning to drive in Kennewick this week. 

  • Don't forget to take care of your eyes during Healthy Vision Month

    May is Healthy Vision Month, and optometrists recommend scheduling an annual eye exam. 

  • Dog recovering after being shot twice in the head

    The dog who was shot outside of Pendleton has fully recovered and is ready to be adopted.

  • We are told no more information is available at this moment.

    YPD investigating early morning shooting

    It happened about 3 a.m. Tuesday morning near Pleasant Avenue and West Viola Avenue. 

  • Registration open for Trios Foundation Golf Classic

    Registration is now open for the 19th annual Trios Foundation Golf Classic. 

  • Business Spotlight: Adore Decor in Yakima

    Adore Décor is giving old furniture and décor new life and offering Yakima a unique shopping experience. 

  • Flood warning in place for Naches River

     The river is expected to reach flood stage by Monday morning, with the water level peaking on Wednesday. 

  • Challenge of Champions Tour back in Hermiston

    The Challenge of Champions Tour is back in Hermiston for another year of bull riding. 

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