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  1. 1 man killed, a second injured in Yakima shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says a woman called 911 at about 11:30 p.m. Monday and said her boyfriend had been shot. Soon after, she arrived at the Astria Sunnyside Hospital and her boyfriend, a 30-year-old Arizona resident, was pronounced dead.

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  2. Slow-moving landslide has Washington town on high alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, photo, James Gleeson, a surveyor with the Washington State Department of Transportation, takes measurements from the shoulder of Interstate 82 to monitor a slow-moving landslide on Rattlesnake Ridge beyond in Union Gap, Wash. Large containers line a road below the ridge, an effort to help block rocks and debris from reaching the highway.

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  3. AP Exclusive: State Patrol pushes back on reselling gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Kyle Juhl made one last attempt to patch things up with his fiance, then took his ring back, put a gun to his head and pulled the trigger as she and her mother ran from the apartment. The bullet went through a wall and narrowly missed a neighbor's head as she bent to pick up her little boy.

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  4. Yakima needlepointer inspired by Bickleton barn wins awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Lee Ann Estep's first place ribbon for "Bickleton, May 2007" is photographed at her West Valley Yakima, Wash. home Dec. 14, 2017.

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  5. Most residents evacuate ahead of predicted landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities in central Washington state have urged about 50 people to evacuate due to a slow-moving landslide that's expected to break loose by the end of February. KING-TV reports in a story on Friday that about 80 percent of those living near Thorp Road below Rattlesnake Ridge near Yakima have taken that advice and left.

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  6. Geologist says landslide not likely to disrupt highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A geologist hired to study growing cracks on Rattlesnake Ridge near Yakima estimates up to 1 million cubic yards of rock and soil could move down the ridge in a landslide. But most of the material would be trapped in a quarry and not reach Interstate 82 or the Yakima River.

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  7. Officials eyeing large, slow-moving landslide in YakimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A large chunk of a hill looming over Interstate 82 in Yakima will break off sooner or later, but officials aren't too worried yet. In October, large, deep cracks began to develop along the western face of Rattlesnake Ridge on the east side of Union Gap east of the Yakima River.

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  8. Officials keeping wary way on potential landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Yakima Herald-Republic says geologists have been monitoring the slow-motion movement of soil in the area since October. The Yakima County Office of Emergency Management issued a statement on Tuesday saying that since the slide is slow moving and on a gentle slope it will be small in nature and hopefully stabilize itself.

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  9. Topeka police chief finalist include former St. Louis chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities say the former St. Louis police chief is among three finalists to lead the police force in Topeka after a year that included a controversial police shooting in Kansas' capital city and a record number of homicides. The city announced Tuesday that the finalists include Sam Dotson, who was the St. Louis police chief until April.

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  10. Authorities investigating death of Yakama Tribal memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities say an autopsy will be done on the body of a 23-year-old woman whose body was found Friday afternoon south of Yakima. Yakima County Coroner Jack Hawkins says that Destiny Lloyd's body was found by Marion Drain Road near an intersection with Harrah Road near the town of Harrah, where she had lived.

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  11. Second suspect arrested in May killing of Yakima bicyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Yakima County prosecutors have charged 19-year-old Jeremiah Luciano Peralez with first-degree murder.

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  12. Yakima woman helps others find a way to beat addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Dec. 22, 2017, photo, Jeanette Vargas speaks with other women during a meeting at St. Michael's Episcopal Mission in Yakima, Wash. In this Dec. 22, 2017, photo, Jeanette Vargas speaks with other women during a meeting at St. Michael's Episcopal Mission in Yakima, Wash.

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  13. Teen charged for raping jogger in Yakima had similar prior chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Court documents say a teen accused of raping a female jogger in Yakima was charged with attempting to a rape a second woman earlier this year. Court documents say a teen accused of raping a female jogger in Yakima was charged with attempting to a rape a second woman earlier this year.

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  14. 78-year-old man hit by Yakima police car expected to be OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Yakima Herald reports that the 78-year-old man hit Tuesday evening suffered a broken arm and a dislocated shoulder. Yakima police say the officer involved is assigned as a school resource officer.

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  15. Elderly man struck, killed crossing street in YakimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Yakima police say they do not plan to ticket a driver of a van that struck and killed an 86-year-old man who was crossing the street. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that police spokesman Mike Bastinelli says the driver was not speeding or impaired and that he "did nothing wrong."

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  16. Yakima County security officer fires gun at fleeing vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Yakima police are investigating an incident where a county security officer fired a gun at a vehicle that was reportedly stolen. The Herald-Republic reports that two Yakima police officers followed the vehicle into the Yakima County Juvenile Justice Center's parking lot Thursday morning under suspicion of it being stolen.

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  17. Yakima police kill suspect after convenience store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Yakima Police Department says officers responding to a reported armed robbery on Nob Hill Boulevard located a vehicle matching the description of the vehicle involved and tried to stop it. Police say the man fled and led officers to U.S. Highway 12 with the suspect shooting at police vehicles.

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  18. Immigrant-dependent Yakima Valley growers face new realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This Nov. 14, 2017 photo shows Narciso Cruz picking Red Delicious apples in an orchard in Tieton, Wash. Over the past several years, farmers have complained of labor shortages stressing the state's multi-billion fruit industry.

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  19. Yakima Valley visitors touring wineries with horsesRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, NOV. 18-19 - In this Oct. 28, 2017 photo, Alan Geho sits in the driver's seat of a horse-drawn carriage while waiting for his wine-tasting passengers to finish tasting at Tanjuli Winery in Zillah, Wash.

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  20. Woman's death highlights common challenges for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Elizabeth Ramos is emotional after setting up a memorial of ribbons, candles and flowers for her stepsister Theresa Lumley near the intersection of East Spruce and South Sixth Streets in Yakima, Wash., Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Lumely was killed in a hit-and-run near the site on Oct. 28. Police don't yet have any suspects in the investigation.

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