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Kennewick police to probe claims against Yakima police captain
The Kennewick Police Department will investigate allegations that Yakima police Capt.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Knowledgeable voters required for primary election
Thurston County residents will start receiving their voters' pamphlets this week for the Aug. 5 primary election.
Suspected rapist arrested after multiple hour search
A man is now behind bars after entering a home near North Town Mall and raping a woman on Sunday night.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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.
Teenager Injured in Early Morning Shooting in Yakima
The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to the 400 block of Santa Roza Drive after receiving a report of a person yelling for help and stating he/she had been shot.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Personal firework displays kept law enforcement busy
Firework debris is all that remains of Fourth of July Festivities. This neighborhood in Wapato is just one area in Yakima County that put on its own displays.
Early Morning Eluding Arrest in Yakima
At about 0610 hrs YCSO deputies were dispatched to the area of the 3700 block of S. 40th Avenue, in Yakima County, for a report of subjects sleeping in a vehicle on a private roadway.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Three possible locations for permanent homeless shelter
Ray Tapia and his friend support having a permanent homeless shelter in their neighborhood.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Where are fireworks legal? Check it out here
With the July fourth holiday quickly approaching the Yakima County Sheriff's Office would like to remind the citizens of Yakima County of the laws relating to fireworks.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Yakima Valley dairy farm to generate natural gas from manure
Money from manure. A local dairy farm is working to turn methane into natural gas.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Man Shot, Injured After Allegedly Making Threats at Outdoor Party in Yakima County
The Yakima County Sheriff's Office say around 9 p.m. Saturday, a 28 year old Yakima resident had allegedly been picking fights with a family on the 900 block of Elton Road having an outdoor party.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
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.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
May brings more Tri-City jobs
Nonfarm jobs reached 103,700 last month, up by 900 jobs from the same time the previous year, according to data released Tuesday by the state Employment Security Department.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Value of farmland continues to rise
In Yakima County, the average sale price per acre for irrigated, high-quality, vacant farmland rose 37 percent to an estimated $5,302 between 2011 and 2014.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Tieton Cider Works plans move to Yakima location
Tieton Cider Works, which has been looking to expand, has filed a liquor license application for a new location at 619 W. J St., next to Elks Memorial Park.
Some Washington cherry pickers staying in tents
One girl looked forward to her 7th birthday. Families cooked dinner in the kitchens.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Edmonds man charged with voyeurism, remains free on bail
E dmonds resident David Gregg McMillen was arraigned Monday, June 16 at the Kent Regional Justice Center on two counts of voyeurism .
Tue Jun 17, 2014
5,000-acre grass fire burning near Selah
A wildfire burning near the town of Selah in Yakima County has grown to about 5,000 acres of grass and shrub.
Back from the brink: Cleveland High says the secret is STEM
There may be no magic bullets in education. But if Cleveland High School is any indicator, there are some pretty powerful darts.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
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YAKIMA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE -- On June 14th 2014 at approximately 1844 Hrs.