Yakima County Newswire (Page 3)

Yakima County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yakima County, WA. (Page 3)

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  1. In case you missed it: 2017 Lilac Festival Armed Forces Torchlight ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... a tire store and other businesses - and confirmed the baby was unresponsive. YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - The Yakima County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man was shot in the face while waiting at a crosswalk. Deputies were called to the area ...

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  2. Spike in road fatalities sparks Washington state phone ban - Thu, 18 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... were distracted, including 5.6 percent who were holding or manipulating phones. The part of the study done in Yakima County showed that things were slightly better here, with 7.6 percent of the observed drivers distracted. But neighboring Kittitas ...

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  3. Camas goes forward in soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    ... in the final minute of double overtime Tuesday, at Doc Harris Stadium. The Papermakers beat Sunnyside, of Yakima County, 4-3 in the first round of the state tournament. In the final minute of soccer at Doc Harris Stadium Tuesday, Josh Tkachenko ...

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  4. Yakima County Jail inmate dies in cellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    The Yakima County Corrections Department says 35-year-old Moon Martin of Auburn, Washington was found unresponsive by his cellmates in his bunk around 3:10 a.m. Wednesday. Officials say other inmates had told said Martin usually snored loudly in the night and that they checked on him after he abruptly stopped snoring.

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  5. Yakima jail inmates alert guards when man wasna t snoring, he had diedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Moon Martin, 35, was found unresponsive after inmates alerted guards about 3 a.m. because he was not snoring loudly as he usually does, said Ed Campbell, Yakima County Corrections director. Paramedics were not able to revive him.

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  6. Yakima inmate dies suddenly of unknown causeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    Moon Martin, 35, had been held at Yakima County jail since Jan. 22 of this year. He was transferred from a facility in Puyallup.

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  7. Efforts aim to boost film industry in Yakima Valley - Mon, 15 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... produced the movie about a top wine salesman and the problems in his life. He's not the only filmmaker to use Yakima County as a backdrop. Most recently, James Franco filmed part of his adaptation of John Steinbeck's "In Dubious Battle" in a Tieton ...

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  8. County tourism bureau doing more with lessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... are less than the Tri-Cities's roughly $2.2 million budget, Pierce County's roughly $2.3 million budget, Yakima County's roughly $2.6 million budget and the $4.8 million spent by Spokane County. Compared to those and other counties, Snohomish ...

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  9. Pierce County deputy kills himself while on case in YakimaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... in emotional distress. He was found shot in a room at the Hilton Garden Inn on Yakima Avenue, according to the Yakima County Coroner's Office. Shaffer started with the sheriff's office in 2000. He was named Officer of the Year in 2007 for his work ...

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  10. Treveri Cellars: a primerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | PennLive.com

    Treveri Cellars' mailing address is Wapato, in Washington's Yakima County. The population was 4,997 at the 2010 census.

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  11. Milken Institute School of Public Health Names 2017 Geiger Gibson Program Distinguished VisitorRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Newswise

    ... comprehensive medical, dental and social services to thousands of low income individuals and families in Yakima County, which is located in the south central part of the state. Over her nearly 40-year career at YNHS, Monoian has earned national ...

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  12. State of Washington v. Amanda Marie TorresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... After discovering vandalism at the Yakima Central Railroad yard, Jake Shreves contacted law enforcement. Yakima County Deputy Sheriff Sergio Reyna responded to the scene on July 7 at 8:00 a.m. Reyna reviewed and photographed the damage and ...

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  13. Attorney George Hansen Acquitted of RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | JD Journal

    A former prosecutor accused of rape was acquitted Wednesday in Yakima County, Washington. According to the Yakima Herald, the attorney was acquitted of second-degree attempted rape, but he could be retried for two other charges that the jury was unable to decide upon.

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  14. 'God Pods' offer inmates another pathRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... corrections officials and the program's staff believe it can help some people get out of a life of crime. The Yakima County jail established its first faith-based unit in 1996 in the men's section, with the women's unit opening in 1997, Welch said. ...

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  15. Benton County under severe thunderstorm watchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    The county is on the eastern edge of the watch area, which also includes Yakima and Grant counties, as a storm develops over western and central Washington and Oregon. A severe thunderstorm watch is issued by the National Weather Service if a storm is possible, but does not mean it will occur.

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  16. Man accused of drive-by killing of 14-year-old held on $1 million...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    A 23-year-old Washington man accused of a fatal drive-by shooting has been held on a $1 million bail. The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Monday that Luiz Alfredo Barrera remains in Yakima County jail after being accused of killing 14-year-old Kabin Smith.

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  17. Popular climbing area closed after column collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials say they closed Royal Columns climbing area after the column detached from the cliffs and plummeted to the valley floor on April 28. Royal Columns is in the Oak Creek Wildlife Area in Yakima County, about 160 miles southeast of Seattle. Greg Mackey, the area's manager, says the monthlong closure will protect the public while the agency assesses the long-term use of the site.

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  18. Washington man accused of Yakima drive-by killing held on $1M bailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    A 23-year-old Washington man accused of a fatal drive-by shooting has been held on a $1 million bail. The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Monday that Luiz Alfredo Barrera remains in Yakima County jail after being accused of killing 14-year-old Kabin Smith.

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  19. Washington man accused of drive-by killing held on $1M bailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A 23-year-old Washington man accused of a fatal drive-by shooting has been held on a $1 million bail. The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Monday that Luiz Alfredo Barrera remains in Yakima County jail after being accused of killing 14-year-old Kabin Smith.

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  20. 30 years after 'Salmonscam': Remembering a leader in the fishing-rights struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Seattle Times

    At noon, on the highest hill in Toppenish Creek Cemetery above White Swan in Yakima County, three of the principals in "Salmonscam" have come to pay their respects to David Sohappy Sr. on the 30th anniversary of their appearance in Yakama Tribal Court. David Sohappy Jr., Wilbur Slockish and their attorney Tom Keefe Jr. gather at the Sohappy family graves where the elder Sohappy was buried in 1991 .

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