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Fatal Shooting In Yakima

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Detectives are investigating a homicide after a fatal shooting occurred at 2:30 a.m. Thursday morning, killing a man in his mid-30s on E. H Street and 1st Street. 

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Yakima Valley getting three new hotels

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An increase in tourism and visitor spending has resulted in the creation of three new hotels in the Yakima Valley. 

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National Hot Dog Day deal in Yakima

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Americans consume at least 20 billion hot dogs each year. That totals to nearly 70 hot dogs per person each year!  

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The dangers of children being left in hot cars

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July can be the most dangerous month for hot car deaths because of the high temperatures. 

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How to deal with increasing respiratory issues in high heat

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People dealing with respiratory issues and breathing problems on a daily basis may have some issues throughout this heat wave passing through Eastern Washington. 

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Local ranchers and farmers help firefighters battle grass fire near Heppner

The fire burned across several hills and crossed over streets. Crews left the scene around 11 p.m. Tuesday but some returned Wednesday morning to monitor hot spots that flared up. The fire burned across several hills and crossed over streets. Crews left the scene around 11 p.m. Tuesday but some returned Wednesday morning to monitor hot spots that flared up.
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The Morrow County Sheriff's Office says local farmers and ranchers helped firefighters put out a large and fast moving fire near Heppner Tuesday afternoon.

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Yakima man who died from injuries was assaulting a woman, YPD says

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Based on new information obtained by Yakima Police Department detectives, the death of a 57-year old man who died last night is not being ruled a homicide at this time.

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Business Spotlight: The Bradley restaurant

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A new upscale restaurant and craft bar in Richland called The Bradley is now open for business from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 3 p.m. until 1 a.m. Friday through Saturday. 

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Yakima Greenway Fires Being Investigated

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YAKIMA-    Since January there has been close to sixty fires along the Yakima Greenway, stretching across I-82 in Union Gap all the way into Selah, and onto Highway 12 right at the 16th avenue exit. 

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Ryegrass Coulee Fire 50% contained, hoping to reach 80% containment by Wednesday night

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We don't know the cause of the fire at this time; the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office is bringing in state investigators to determine the cause.

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