It's no go for a location that seemed the likely spot for a permanent homeless shelter in Yakima. The county agency pushing for it could get the city to go along.
The new high school being built in Wapato was hit by vandals earlier this week. Two people are under arrest, one of them being 14 years old.
Consumer Reports has concerns surrounding a popular "As Seen On TV" product.
Firefighters and deputies are joining forces to catch an arsonist. There have been more than 10 brush fires in the Naches Heights area. One left people without a home.
A victory for people who've been trying to make the Yakima Valley stand out more on the map. An international travel magazine rates our wine region very favorably compared to the highly publicized Napa Valley.
The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says the three suspects broke into a Terrace Heights house and a building in Selah Thursday morning.
A Seattle police officer is under official investigation for writing too many marijuana tickets.
Hiker becomes ill and is airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
There’s been a loss for the Yakima Police Department. The department's first patrol K-9 died earlier this week. Lektor served on the force for eight years.
Set up began on this year's Vintiques show happening this weekend in Yakima. 700 hot rods will be displayed at the State Fair Park.
It's been a fairly busy month for local hospitals treating people getting sick from the heat. Yakima Regional Medical Center reports seeing more heat-related illnesses than usual.
Misting fans, cooling towels and wicking shirts are among the most popular items.
An elderly woman has died following a fire at her home in White Swan. The 71-year-old was flown to a burn center, but couldn't survive her injuries. Her sister was also flown to Seattle and is still recovering in the hospital.
More security is on the way to Ellensburg schools. The school district allocated more than a million dollars on new equipment.
An abandoned gas station in Yakima is finally getting cleaned up.
A Mabton man accused of trying to kill his ex-wife made a first appearance before a judge on Wednesday.
A brush fire today in Cowiche was close to where other suspicious fires have been set.
Consumer Reports explains it doesn't have to be hot outside for conditions inside a car to be deadly while also looking at technology designed to prevent tragedies from happening.
A potential teacher shortage is staring at the Yakima School District. This, with kids due back in class in less than a month. There are more than 100 jobs open in the district. And, about half are for teachers.
There have been almost 2,600 incidents so far this year. That's down from almost 3,200 for the same period a year ago.
A new Yakima business will do your grocery shopping for you. The Yakima Grocery Girls are available at Wray's on 56th and Summitview Avenues.
We're learning more about the 70-year-old man left dangling from a flagpole in Downtown Yakima. Warren Hinrichs was trying to paint and fix the pulley on the flagpole outside the Federal Building when he lost his balance Monday.
More testimony is needed to decide whether a confession against suspects in a murder in a movie theater parking lot.
A pair of Yakima County Deputies were awarded the Medal of Valor. This is given when a deputy goes above and beyond in a life-saving situation.
A Yakima company charged with testing much of the pot that's being sold in Washington is starting to get busier.
The City Council held off on making a final decision on retail marijuana sales because council members worry the city could open itself up to legal challenges.
The school board voted to put a $1.6 million levy before voters. The money would be used to replace the high school track and football field.
Park playgrounds can be a popular retreat. But, some equipment can be dangerous if it gets too hot.
The thermostat has pushed back up over 100. Your electric meter many be spinning pretty quickly. KEPR looked at ways you can keep this heat out of your house. We learned the likely culprits that drive up your bill in tonight's big story.
Almost as many bodies have been left unclaimed as all of last year. Coroner Jack Hawkins says that means his office will have to find a new source of funding to take care of them.
Monday's heat caused a man to pass out while on top of a flagpole in Downtown Yakima. Fire crews say he was dangling upside down holding onto the rope and the pole with his legs.
A 23-year-old from Yakima was chosen to compete in next year's Special Olympics World Games. Jamie Hopper will be one of thousands of athletes meeting in Los Angeles.
Public pools should be relief from the summer heat, but it's possible sex offenders are lurking nearby. Yakima banned offenders from using public pools but they can still live by them.