It may be unusual, but one man's uncanny method of fishing just landed his name in the record books after snagging a monster shark.
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.
More testimony is needed to decide whether a confession against suspects in a murder in a movie theater parking lot.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Two military cargo planes, one Dutch and the other Australian, flew 38 coffins carrying victims to the Netherlands on Saturday for identification and investigation.
Consumer Reports tested a number of detergent brands – plus some products that claim to replace detergent altogether.
The City Manager approved a plan to combine Phases Two and Three of the project.
Sheriff Ken Irwin was named the Grand Marshal for the 53rd annual Yakima Sunfair Parade. He has been the county Sheriff since 2001 and was born here in Yakima.
The Red Cross Yakima Chapter is holding multiple events next week to help Washington wildfire victims.
Authorities say another small fire in Naches Heights appears to have been on purpose. They say this fire seems to be related to the other ones recently started in the area.
Two years ago, 81 cases of gonorrhea were reported in Yakima County. That number more than doubled last year.
A 15-year-old Wapato boy is recovering in a Seattle hospital after being shot in the head in what police are calling an ambush style attack in the middle of the night.