Monday May 13
Union Gap Municipal Court May Be Going to Yakima County Building
Union Gap's municipal court may soon be a thing of the past. The city is looking at a new plan to transfer the operation of the municipal court to the Yakima County District Courthouse.
Wed May 08, 2013
Northwest news: Peacocks bully Washington city; Kyron Horman's dad finds hope
Officials in Union Gap, Wash., are warning drivers and residents to keep an eye out for aggressive peacocks, The Yakima Herald Republic reports.
Some worry car stuck in river may end up bashing into dam
A car remains trapped in some brush in the Yakima River near Union Gap. The Yakima County Sheriff's Office told KIMA they're working on removing the vehicle.
Spokane Valley Police: Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Suspicious Death
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE VALLEY POLICE DEPT: Spokane County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Detectives are investigating the unattended death of an adult male reported on May 4th.
Spokane Police Arrest 47-Year-Old Man After Unprovoked Stabbing On Centennial Trail
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: Spokane Police arrested 47-year-old Scott McGuire for an unprovoked stabbing on the north bank of Spokane River.
'Peacock crossing' signs in Union Gap
The city of Union Gap plans to install "peacock crossing" signs to alert drivers on streets where the birds have darting into traffic.
Garage Sale Being Held To Pay For Selah Toddler's Funeral
The family of a toddler who was killed last week in Selah is holding a yard sale Tuesday and Wednesday in Union Gap to pay for her funeral.
Tue May 07, 2013
Bathroom Fire Causes Damage to Apartments
They called in several other departments including West Valley, Union Gap, and the training center to knock down the blaze.
Family Holds Yard Sale to Pay for Toddler's Funeral Expenses
Family members of a toddler who died last week are holding a yard sale to pay for her funeral expenses.
'The peacocks are vandalizing our cars'
Union Gap police say they have no choice but to get a group of wild peacocks off their streets.
Mon May 06, 2013
Fire Shuts Down Terrace Heights Landfill Building
It took them nearly four hours to get it under control, and they had to call in fire departments from around the valley.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Benton County wants to exit groundwater group
Benton County wants to withdraw from the group seeking solutions to nitrate pollution in private drinking-water wells in the Lower Yakima Valley’s unincorporated area.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Less People Getting Cars Broken Into in Union Gap
The Union Gap Police Department says fewer cars are getting broken into in the Valley Mall area.
Police to start patrolling Union Gap School
Police officers will start patrolling the Union Gap School as soon as next week.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Charges: Robbery, high-speed chase, attempted car jacking
A reported robbery at a Union Gap toy store led to a high-speed chase through that ended in Yakima.