Central Washington University enrolled 3 percent more new undergraduate students than last year, a record high for the university.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - A man has been sentenced to nearly 42 years in prison for his role in the shooting of a woman who was left for dead in the Wapato area.
On Monday night, the Sunnyside School District received a possible electronic threat of a school shooting at Sunnyside High School, Sunnyside Police say.
A 15-week-long joint federal, state, local and Tribal law enforcement initiative has resulted in 246 arrests of fugitives and violent offenders in Yakima County, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington William D. Hyslop announced.
A 52-year-old man is in serious condition at Harborview Medical Center after a man driving under the influence struck him with his car.
MATTAWA, WA– A man that barricaded himself along State Route 243 shooting at passing vehicles Thursday afternoon has been arrested. He has been identified by police as 35 year-old Matt Garoutte.
The Yakima City Council has approved moving forward with a plan to tackle enforcement of the city’s no-camping ordinance that will cost approximately $385,000 a year.
YAKIMA, WA - The city of Yakima announced they will move forward with candidate Alex Meyerhoff for the interim city manager position.
Everyone learns in different ways, and for one child in Yakima, that meant switching schools; not to another school in the district but to a virtual one.
Vape Spot has been open in Yakima for the past five years.
Since being open they've dealt with an increase in taxes and now a possible ban on flavored vaping products.
YAKIMA, WA - In case you missed it, a famous jewelry designer, originally from Yakima, is now making it big as a recording artist, activist and motivational speaker.
TOPPENISH, WA- September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and people in Toppenish are helping two local girls in their battle with cancer
SUNNYSIDE, WA-The Sunnyside School District notified parents Thursday after three incidents this week occurred near Washington Elementary School as students walked to and from school.
SELAH, WA - An act of kindness has left one mother thankful to know she's raising her children in a community that cares about the small things.
YAKIMA, WA - From parking to an impressive concert lineup and irresistible deals, we have everything you need to get ready for one of the biggest fairs in Eastern Washington.
Country music hitmaker Phil Vassar will perform Friday night at 7:30 p.m. at the Central Washington State Fair, after Josh Turner's performance was cancelled due to a tragic bus accident that took the life of one of his crew.
WAPATO, WA - Seven Wapato Middle School students are suspected of having ingested an unknown substance causing them to display symptoms of being under the influence of something, the Wapato School District says.
On Tuesday, September 17, a Yakima County jury convicted Raymundo Casares of aggravated first-degree murder, two counts of attempted first-degree murder, and unlawful possession of a firearm in the second degree.
Currently in Kennewick
- Five bulls found mysteriously mutilated, drained of blood on Oregon ranch
- 14-year-old cited for felony hit and run
- City council candidate Lisa Thomas releases statement following dropped charges against Sheriff
- Kennewick Police looking for woman who allegedly stole "large adult novelty item"
- Woman who died at Plutonium Finishing Plant identified
- Yakima Police looking for man believed to be armed and dangerous
- Submerged car linked to missing man
- "Lucky to be alive": Coworker starts GoFundMe for Hanford patrol worker injured in fatal crash
- Sheriff Hatcher's lawyer: Benton County Officials engaging in "political hit job" against Sheriff Hatcher
- Driver heading to pick up 5-year-old arrested for DUI; blows over three times legal limit