Yakima County Newswire (Page 9)

Yakima County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yakima County, WA. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 1,059 in Yakima County, WA

  1. Audit shows financial problems in county clerk's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A state audit has determined that the Yakima County Clerk's Office lacks sufficient safeguards to ensure funds are handled appropriately. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the state Auditor's Office released its report Thursday detailing problems with the management of funds in clerk Janelle Riddle's office.

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  2. Audit shows financial problems in Yakima County clerk's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    A state audit has determined that the Yakima County Clerk's Office lacks sufficient safeguards to ensure funds are handled appropriately. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the state Auditor's Office released its report Thursday detailing problems with the management of funds in clerk Janelle Riddle's office.

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  3. DUI crackdowns in Yakima for holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    ... or get pulled over campaign is now underway. But drunk drivers are still hitting the roads risking lives. In Yakima County there were four arrests for drunk driving on Christmas weekend. While Kittitas County has one. "It's important to understand ...

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  4. Yakima homicide cases still unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    ... atching, they are typically not reflective of the overall crime rate, which has generally tended to decline in Yakima county and elsewhere across the country.

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  5. Yakima County sheriff's deputy shows man true meaning of season of givingRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2016 | Wenatchee World

    The season of giving became personal for Andrew Rosas when he left his overnight shift at Shari's Restaurant early Sunday. Rosas was working his normal 11 p.m.-to-7 a.m. shift when three Yakima County Sheriff's Office deputies sat down in his section.

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  6. Yakima County sheriff's deputy shows man true meaning of season of giving - Mon, 26 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The season of giving became personal for Andrew Rosas when he left his overnight shift at Shari's Restaurant early this morning. Rosas was working his normal 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. shift when three Yakima Sheriff's Office deputies sat down in his section.

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  7. Man dies in Zirkle warehouse accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    Randy Skaluba was walking across a parking lot at a the warehouse when he stepped in front of a moving semi-truck, according to a news release from the Yakima County Sheriff's Office.

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  8. BRIEF: Man struck by truck at Selah fruit warehouse dies at hospital - Thu, 22 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    A 58-year-old Michigan man died at a hospital Thursday after being struck by a truck at a Zirkle Fruit warehouse. Randy Skaluba was walking across a parking lot at the warehouse about 9:50 a.m. when he stepped in front of a moving semi-truck, according to a news release from the Yakima County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Yakima's air quality unhealthy due to air stuck in the valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    Yakima County resident Donna Staples knows the Yakima Valley isn't known for good air quality. She said when conditions are poor like now, everyone should do their part.

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  10. Yakima's air quality worst in nation on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Columbian

    After experiencing the worst air quality in the nation on Monday, the Yakima County skies could be clean enough that burn bans could be downgraded or even lifted this weekend. "I'd like to see all the way off this weekend, that way people can enjoy the holiday weekend with a nice fire," said Mark Edler, Yakima Clean Air Agency executive division supervisor.

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  11. Yakima officials identify package thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    The Yakima County Sheriff's Office and the Yakima Police Department have identified a package thief seen in a surveillance video from Dec. 16. The person responsible for package thefts from the porch of a residence in the 5000 block of Boulder Way in Terrace Heights has been identified as Elizabeth Long, 37, of Yakima. Officials located her truck along with additional evidence of unreported package thefts.

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  12. Man, 2 teens charged in shooting of Mt. Vernon policemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... includes eight felony convictions, according to court and patrol records. In 1998, he reached a plea deal with Yakima County prosecutors that saved him from a life sentence for a third-strike conviction for his part in the abduction and ...

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  13. Crash near Wapato takes woman's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    A 25-year-old Wapato woman was killed Monday afternoon west of Wapato when the vehicle she was driving rolled multiple times, ejecting her. Yakima County Coroner s Jack Hawkins said.

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  14. Man, 2 teens charged in shooting of Washington policemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | KRON 4

    ... includes eight felony convictions, according to court and patrol records. In 1998, he reached a plea deal with Yakima County prosecutors that saved him from a life sentence for a third-strike conviction for his part in the abduction and ...

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  15. Man, 2 teens charged with shooting Mount Vernon police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... includes eight felony convictions, according to court and patrol records. In 1998, he reached a plea deal with Yakima County prosecutors that saved him from a life sentence for a third-strike conviction for his part in the abduction and ...

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  16. Two officers allegedly assaulted in separate incidentsRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | Wenatchee World

    On Friday, as corrections officers were attempting to book a suspect into the jail, the 38-year-old suspect allegedly started arguing during a strip search and didn't want to comply with officers' commands, according to a probable cause affidavit filed by Yakima County Sheriff's deputies. For as little as 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source.

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  17. 2 accused of punching Yakima County jail officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Yakima Herald-Republic says bail was set at $5,000 for each man during preliminary hearings Monday. A probable cause affidavit by Yakima County sheriff's deputies says one inmate at the jail punched an officer several times in the face Sunday when the officer went to retrieve lunch trays from the cells.

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  18. Wounded Mount Vernon officer remains critical but stableRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... oided a three-strikes conviction that would have sent him to prison for life under a deal with prosecutors in Yakima County. Instead, he was sentenced to 15 years in prison for two counts of unlawful imprisonment and one count of second degree theft.

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  19. Washington officer shot identified; remains criticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... includes eight felony convictions, according to court and patrol records. In 1998, he reached a plea deal with Yakima County prosecutors that saved him from a life sentence for a third-strike conviction for his part in the abduction and ...

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  20. Repeat felon arrested in shooting of Washington officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... includes eight felony convictions, according to court and patrol records. In 1998, he reached a plea deal with Yakima County prosecutors that saved him from a life sentence for a third-strike conviction for his part in the abduction and ...

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