The idea is to attract more students, and to produce more teachers and administrators.
Sunnyside saw half as much property crimes in most categories in 2014 than previous years, and is on track to keep it that way in 2015.
The organization will host a free lunch in Performance Park Friday, from 12 to 1 p.m.
The child's mom says a non-profit has agreed to pay for a trip to Disneyland.
The application process is now closed for this year's crews and students are being selected for interviews.
Yakima says someone who worked alongside Perry Tarrant will take on the role of overseeing the city's emergency preparedness plan.
Police say he assaulted his estranged wife and holed himself up in a garage where he started a fire.
A witness says the Olympia woman lost control while going over a bump and hit a tree before she could right herself.
The money is part of the nationwide HUD-VASH program to end veteran homelessness.
State officials reported 45 fire-related fatalities in 2014, the lowest number since 2008.
The money will pay for improvements to allow Yakima Valley Trolleys to run as far as Selah.
McIntire's plan calls for a 5 percent personal income tax, but would eliminate the state property tax and reduce business taxes. The plan would raise billions of dollars.
An infantryman charged with stabbing a fellow soldier in the heart has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge.
When stores opened, retailers faced a shortage of pot. Within months, the market took a U-turn and suppliers began to worry about a glut of pot on the market.
Researchers excavating a mammoth found south of Kennewick have unearthed other discoveries, including the remnants of snakes, lizards, ground squirrels, birds and possibly even a camel.
Going slower than the speed limit in a highway's fast lane could earn Washington drivers a speeding ticket under a bill pending in the state Senate.
56-year-old Ernestino Garcia was last seen Saturday morning wearing jeans and a grey hooded sweater.
The second annual Meet Your Farmer event was on Sunday in Sunnyside.
The Interact Clubs from Davis and Eisenhower high schools co-sponsored a Run for Hope 5K in Sarg Hubbard Park Sunday.
Some invasive plants near Wide Hollow Creek were no match for determined volunteers from West Valley High School and the Kiwanis Club of West Valley.
Almost 200 volunteers joined hands today to help those in need.
A 44-year-old Yakima man is facing drunken driving charges after a crash Friday evening
White Pass Ski Area is reopening this weekend for their final weekend of operation.
Ellensburg is looking to revitalize its sustainable energy efforts.
It's a portable breathalyzer unlike the ones you may have seen in cars or at the store.
The ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
The man was found hanging in a tree on Race Street Monday morning. His death was ruled a suicide.
City Council will take up the contract extensions next week.
The roundabout will connect Fair Avenue with Martin Luther King Boulevard and N. 10 Street.
Cardinal Francis George had fought a long battle with cancer. He was known for his conservative stance on social issues and for his leadership in the Catholic Church's response to sex abuse scandals.
Sam Castanon is looking to purchase a 1973 Dodge ambulance to teach kids in the community the basic CPR techniques that can save someone's life, but he can't afford the van on his own.
Police spent two hours in a stand-off with a man hiding in his estranged wife's detached garage.
Police say Josue Osvaldo Bautista Durran intentionally set fire to brush and trees on the island in the river of the Greenway.