Sunday Jul 6
Yakima Co. Sheriff's Office rescue 15-year-old boy from a Naches River island
Press Release from the Yakima County Sheriff's Office regarding a water rescue this afternoon on 3400 block of S. Naches Rd. in Yakima: A family was swimming in the Naches River, when a 15 year old boy on an inner tube, was caught in the current and swept downstream.
Late Season Rainfall Hits Naches Cherry Crops
The rain started Thursday evening and went all through the night in Yakima and just to the north in Naches.
Auto Theft on Decline in Yakima
The city has been ranked in the top ten for car thefts for the past seven years, but this year Yakima is ranked 19th nationwide for car theft rate.
YMCA Evacuated in Yakima Due to Harmful Chemical
YMCA in Yakima has been evacuated this morning. A hazmat team has been sent to the YMCA on Yakima and Naches to clean up a situation where two chemicals were improperly mixed by an employee.
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YAKIMA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE -- On June 14th 2014 at approximately 1844 Hrs.
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Rock climber injured after fall in Naches area
Yakima County sheriff's Sgt. Ed Levesque says the 29-year-old was climbing the face of a cliff Saturday when an anchor that he set pulled off the rock, causing his fall.
Early Morning Suspicious Fire Destroys Garage in Yakima
It happened around 1:30AM on the 400 block of South Naches Avenue. Firefighters were able to knock down the blaze within a few minutes to keep it from extending into the abandoned house at the property site.