Yakima County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yakima County, WA. (Page 6)

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  1. Fire consumes large shop near GrandviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | KIMA

    ... The fire started just before midnight Sunday on Old Inland Empire Highway. It's owned by Sorenson Farms. When Yakima County Fire crews arrived the shop was 70-percent involved, it was filled with equipment such as grape pickers, tractors, sprayers ...

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  2. Valley man calling strikes on his way to the Big LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2014 | KIMA

    ... career last year calling college summer league games, similar to the level of what the Pippins will bring to Yakima County Stadium. And, towards the end of the season a call up to pro rookie ball. A big invite this year. Mathew is in Arizona for ...

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  3. Yakima County Prohibits MarijuanaRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    The three yakima county commissioners vote this morning to prohibit growing, processing, and selling legalized recreational marijuana in unincorporated parts yakima county Two weeks ago, after much debate and flip flopping, union gap passed an ordinance to allow growers, sellers and users.

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  4. Former Washington teacher accused of voyeurism faces new charges in King CountyRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... reports the 53-year-old is charged with two counts of voyeurism in King County and remains charged in Yakima County with voyeurism, attempted voyeurism and evidence tampering. King County prosecutors say McMillen had 1,500 homemade voyeur videos he ...

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  5. Ex-Selah teacher charged in Seattle with voyeurismRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | SFGate

    ... ) the 53-year-old is charged with two counts of voyeurism in King County and remains charged in Yakima County with voyeurism, attempted voyeurism and evidence tampering. King County prosecutors say McMillen had 1,500 homemade voyeur videos he ...

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  6. Judge denies attempt by defense to drop murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | KIMA

    ... will go on. Judge Ruth Reukauf made that ruling Monday. Defense attorneys were asking for a mistrial after Yakima County Prosecutor Jim Hagarty accused Reukauf of bias against his department in a letter to the court. Another great show above ...

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  7. 11 Toppenish school administrators to carry gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Under a policy approved earlier this year, school employees who receive training will be allowed to carry firearms on school property to provide an additional layer of security at the school.

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  8. Baseball: 4 locals to play in All-State Series in Yakima June 14-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Olympian

    Four Thurston County senior baseball players will take part in the annual All-State Baseball Series at Yakima County Stadium June 14-15.

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  9. Drivers can earn $60 with roadside blood test, breath checkRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Free Republic

    Government-hired survey teams will soon ask hundreds of Washington state motorists to answer questions and provide samples of breath, saliva and blood - all to give safety and police agencies a clearer sense of how many people drive impaired.

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  10. Large Fire Destorys Shop Near GrandviewRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    Time and Date of Alarm: 06-08-2014 23:46 Hrs Time and Date of Control: 06-09-2014 01:26 Hrs Type of Incident: Shop Fire Property Owners: Sorenson Farms Estimated Dollar Loss: $1,150,000.00 Yakima County Fire District 5 was dispatched to a reported large shop fire at the east end of their fire district on Old Inland Empire Hwy outside of Grandview.

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  11. Commission hears update on rockfishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... The commission will be briefed on the planned acquisition of 2,900 acres in the Cowiche watershed in Yakima County. Scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday. Strategic priorities: Director Phil Anderson and the commission members will talk about the department's ...

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  12. Video: First Pitch - Opening Night arrives for the PippinsRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | ClipSyndicate

    When the short-season Class A Yakima Bears baseball team left after the 2012 season, many were left wondering when - or even if - another professional baseball team would call Yakima County Stadium home.

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  13. Two injured after semi-truck hits car near ZillahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | KIMA

    Two men were injured Wednesday morning when a semi-truck hit their car north of Zillah. Yakima County deputies say the men were traveling on Cheyne Road around 9:40 a.m. when they failed to stop at a stop sign. As the car went into the intersection ...

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  14. Pippins Baseball Getting UnderwayRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    Close to 2,000 tickets had been presold to tonights game, the Yakima County Stadium seats around 2,500.

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  15. Yakima considering work crew program for city inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | KIMA

    ... in other communities. Jeremy Johnson cleans out horse stalls. I met him inside one of the barns at the Yakima County Fairgrounds. It's Jeremy's punishment for violating probation of a felony conviction in Montana. For Jeremy, barns were better than ...

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  16. Murray Directs DOJ to Consider Yakima, Other Communities in Gang Prevention Funding DecisionsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    ... that grant dollars are flowing to the communities, like Yakima, that need them the most." "The communities of Yakima County have for too long waged an uphill battle in confronting violent crime and gang activity in the region," said Yakima County ...

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  17. Mysterious Low-Flying Plane, More Like Deadly Disease PreventerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... It is actually getting close to the rivers to protect us from deadly diseases. "Here in Benton County and Yakima County we are the epicenter for West Nile Virus activity for the state," explained Angela Beehler, the District Manager at the Benton ...

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  18. Mysterious Low-Flying Plane, More Like Deadly Disease PreventerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... It is actually getting close to the rivers to protect us from deadly diseases. "Here in Benton County and Yakima County we are the epicenter for West Nile Virus activity for the state," explained Angela Beehler, the District Manager at the Benton ...

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  19. Two injured after semi-truck hits car near ZillahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | KIMA

    Two men were injured Wednesday morning when a semi-truck hit their car north of Zillah. Yakima County deputies say the men were traveling on Cheyne Road around 9:40 a.m. when they failed to stop at a stop sign. As the car went into the intersection ...

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  20. Yakima Rotary Trust awards $230K+ in scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | KIMA

    ... a 2.75 gpa and full-time enrollment. The process of choosing recipients is a collaborative effort between Yakima County Rotarians from all three Yakima Rotary clubs, Toppenish Rotary, both Sunnyside Rotary clubs, and Grandview Rotary. On behalf of ...

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