The 27-year-old drowned when his front-end loader fell into the pond and he couldn't get out.
Gabriel Francisco Madrigal is being charged as an adult in the murder of Ramon Verduzco in Toppenish.
A Granger man appeared in court Thursday. He is accused of raping and molesting his foster children.
It's the downside from all that sunshine. The unseasonably warmer weather is bringing more pollen to Yakima, and earlier.
Weapons violations are dropping in most schools in the Yakima Valley because of increased security.
The building was originally a fruit warehouse owned by the Gilbert family. In 1951, it was donated by the family to the City of Yakima for use as an arts center.
Court documents say 41-year-old Roberto Armenta Valadares was the boyfriend of Kai Martinez. Valadares is charged with criminal mistreatment.
A Moses Lake teen who shot his parents because he was angry at being grounded was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years in prison.
There's an effort under way to help ensure grizzly bears don't become extinct in the North Cascades. The National Park Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are working with other agencies on a plan to bring grizzly bears back to this part of their natural range.
The attorney representing Zambrano-Montes' widow and two children released an independent autopsy report that contradicts with statements made by SIU spokesperson.
The regulatory agency voted 3-2 Thursday in favor of rules aimed at enforcing what's called "net neutrality." That's the idea that service providers shouldn't intentionally block or slow web traffic, creating paid fast lanes on the Internet.
Three officers fired 17 shots at an unarmed Mexican man in Washington state, and five or six of the bullets hit him in a deadly shooting that has led to weeks of protests and calls for a federal investigation, authorities say.
Trial began Wednesday in federal court in Spokane for a group of people accused of growing marijuana near Kettle Falls in northeast Washington.
The lack of snow this winter in Yakima has some local farmers alarmed.