New devices have been placed in Walmart parking lots to help ensure customer safety.
Police say the death a young Yakama woman, whose body was found in late 2017 after she disappeared four days earlier, is being investigated as a homicide.
Despite the shutdown SNAP benefits have been funded through the end of February, but with no permanent solution there could be some serious issues for food banks.
The Morrow County Sheriff's Office sent out a press release on Wednesday, stating that Sheriff Kenneth Matlack supports President Trump's efforts on securing border funding, and that he "urge(s) residents to contact their Congressional representatives and express support for border security funding."
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a likely Democratic presidential candidate, is proposing a public health insurance option for state residents as a step toward universal health coverage.
A second Benton County resident - a woman in her 80s - has died from influenza-related illness. It's the second flu-related death in Benton County since the first of the year, according to the Benton-Franklin Health District.
The Yakima Police Department arrested 29-year-old Jayme Hernandez Aria Sunday night after he admitted starting an apartment fire that displaced three families. There were no injuries.
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson responded to a letter from a Spokane prosecuting attorney, who said Initiative 1639 is void and that Ferguson should tell Washington citizens that the law is invalid.
Alan Naiman was known for an unabashed thriftiness, but even those closest to him had no inkling of the fortune that he quietly amassed and the last act that he had long planned.
The Yakima Police Department is asking for the public’s help after a 29-year-old man died from gunshot wounds Wednesday night in the area of 700 South 9th Avenue.
TRI-CITIES, WA- The pit bull has a troubling history in eastern Washington. From restrictions in Kennewick and Pasco to attacks in Yakima after the ban had been recently removed.
On December 20, at about 9:00 a.m., a Yakima County Sheriff’s Office Animal Control Officer arrested a man with a felony warrant after the man tried to run away from police by crossing the Naches River.
Interim Yakima Police Chief Gary Jones has returned Yakima Police Department Sergeant Joe Salinas to patrol duty as of Tuesday, November 18, following a preliminary review of an incident on November 25 that included Salinas shooting at a fleeing armed robbery suspect.
Gov. Jay Inslee has proposed the state spend $30 million to help combat the opioid epidemic by creating new programs and complimenting actions already underway across the state.
- Unexpected DNA link: A Kennewick man shares paternal lineage with Kennewick Man
- Dozens arrested in Pendleton drug investigation
- Smoking marijuana changes a teen's brain, study shows
- Yakima Police investigating a shooting at Ali's Mini Mart
- AG Ferguson responds to Spokane attorney, stating "our office is confident" I-1639 is constitutional
- Twin engine plane crash kills pilot near Ellensburg
- Walmart installs a new form of security
- Health leaders warn of passengers with Measles at PDX
- Elderly man dead after vehicle vs. pedestrian collision in Kennewick
- Homicide in Richland