KIMA is looking into on-the-record comments made by State Senator Jim Honeyford. He used terms that could be offensive to some people regarding minorities and those of low-income.
Unedited video of the news conference held by Pasco Police on Wednesday, February 11th.
Yakima County officials are auctioning off two acres of property they purchased during the Nile Landslide in 2009.
Randall Altena was arrested last year after a 5-year-old said he inappropriately touched her.
People in Ellensburg are concerned about rats in their neighborhoods. They say they’ve seen an increase in activity from the creatures this year.
German exchange students are spending a month in Yakima through an international exchange program.
Millions of people have either gotten or are considering getting the new iPhone 6S or 6S Plus. Consumer Reports has been testing these new phones and shares some of the results.
The Ellensburg Disc Golf Course is making progress in their efforts to bring a new course to the city.
This weekend wineries around the Yakima Valley will be hosting various activities in honor of the annual Catch the Crush.
The Yakima Police Department and the Tactical Supply Group are hosting a free barbacue this Saturday to give community members the opportunity to meet officers under non-stress situations.
A Sunnyside man appeared in court Friday on first-degree manslaughter charges in connection with the death of his brother.
For people with insomnia, there’s a new prescription sleep drug called Belsomra. It acts differently on the brain than current medications like Ambien. Consumer Reports worked with medical experts at the Dartmouth Medical School to analyze Belsomra’s effectiveness and safety.
A group of humpback whales basking under the Northern Lights has been captured on camera by Norwegian TV. The video was filmed off the coast of Kvaløya (Whale Island) near the city of Tromsø.
A Naches woman was reunited with a prized item of hers Thursday after not seeing it for half a decade.
As part of fire prevention week, the West Valley Fire Department teamed up with a local Domino's pizza to deliver pizzas to unsuspecting customers Wednesday night.
Used to getting a pint when you buy ice cream? You may have to reduce your expectations: many are now just 14 ounces. Hood ice-cream sandwiches used to be packed 12 in a box. Now you get 10 for the same price. Companies often blame the rising cost of labor and ingredients for that kind of downsizing. But Consumer Reports says that it’s a way for them to raise prices, too, without being noticed.
The event will feature spaghetti, salad, and bread at a cost of $7.50 for adults and $5.00 for seniors and kids. Pie will also be for sale at $1.00 per slice.
Tony O'Rourke has made a verbal resignation from his position of Yakima City Manager.
Congressman Dan Newhouse is drafting a bill that could protect Washington state's agriculture producers from economic disaster.
The Union Gospel Mission continues to face opposition while trying to expand its services. A local group is appealing the non-profit’s plans to build a new healthcare clinic and add parking on their already existing location on North First Street.
A small French bulldog was not intimiated by two bears that got a little too close to her owner's house.
Fabric steamers are useful time-savers that can spiff up your wardrobe and refresh your curtains. Like irons, they used to take 2 full minutes to heat up. Now some go from zero to steam in less than 30 seconds and come with accessories to dewrinkle more efficiently. Consumer Reports put three affordable steamers to the test.
It's no secret times are still tough for cities and counties around the state. In Yakima, next year's budget is nearly complete. Action News broke down the figures to see what that means for you.