The county prosecuting attorney said "Yakima County Sheriff's Deputy Matthew Steadman was justified in his use of deadly force under the circumstances as they appeared to him at the scene of State Route 12 and Ackley Road on November 5, 2014."
A bear that attacked a civilian employee at Joint Base Lewis-McChord on Thursday has been shot and killed by Department of Wildlife agents.
Yakima Airport will receive a fourth daily flight between Yakima and Seattle through Alaska Airlines.
Eighteen people were arrested Tuesday as part of a two-year investigation into a violent drug trafficking organization, according to the U.S Attorney's office.
Yakima and Kittitas Counties both saw their unemployment rates drop last month.
A lawsuit has been filed by the family of a man who was cremated by mistake and whose casket contained another person - something relatives say they discovered when they opened the casket during the funeral.
That total is about $25 million over the original estimate of $61 million for repairs to Wanapum, mitigation and lost revenue due to the need to lower the water levels behind the dam.
Yakima police say the man who was reported missing by his family on Saturday, was found dead. Ernestino Garcia's body was found Monday morning.
The idea is to attract more students, and to produce more teachers and administrators.
Lawmakers have a contempt order from the Supreme Court hanging over their heads this session.
The federal Bureau of Reclamation has had to start using stored reservoir water to supplement natural flows early because of a worsening drought in central Washington's Yakima Basin.
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.