Yakima County's longstanding shortage of rental housing doesn't seem to be getting much better. That's despite new construction providing more apartments.
Yakima County Sheriff's deputies, the Yakima County Coroner's office and Washington State Labor & Industries are investigating an industrial accident that left a 22-year-old hop farm worker dead.
There's a new radio station broadcasting in the Yakima. It's calling out to classic rock fans.
A data breach reported at some Albertsons stores earlier this month might have impacted stores here in the Yakima Valley.
After nine months of serving on the school board, Jeni Rice has resigned.
It was the start of testimony in the trial of a man accused of killing a local real estate agent.
Councilmember Rick Ensey wants to reduce the tax from six to four percent.
Friday night's a big night in Ellensburg. It's the start of this year's rodeo. The event attracts tens of thousands of fans every year. And a bigger crowd is expected this year.
More people are getting caught in Yakima for driving while texting or talking on their cell phones. Police are writing more tickets.
Council's announcement came after a closed-door executive session.
Trucking companies in Washington are feeling the impact of a driver shortage. That could raise the salaries of truckers.
The city has collected roughly 25 tons of recyclables, most of it paper.
Despite any employment change, Sarah Matheny will still be on the ballot for Yakima County Clerk in November.
New equipment will help some Yakima Police Department officers write tickets faster. Motorcycles are getting tablets.
Yakima County deputies are working with new evidence to find the killer behind a drive-by shooting in Outlook.
Consumer Reports surveyed more than 4,000 subscribers to determine which computer support technicians provided the best results.
The public works director told KIMA work could begin as soon as winter.
Sarah Matheny is on paid administrative leave after she was accused of accessing the records of her opponents in the race for Yakima County Clerk. She will face a disciplinary hearing on Sept. 8.
New art sculptures are up in front of Sunnyside High School, just in time for the first day of school. The piece is called "Looking at the Sunnyside of Life."
Yakima County deputies are looking for a killer behind a drive-by shooting last night in Outlook.
YAKIMA, Wash.-- A night of heavy drinking ended in tragedy for a Yakima man. 25 year old Shane Hill was driving drunk on Cottonwood Canyon near North Cottonwood road when he veered off the street and rolled his truck. Hill was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the car. Rescuers pronounced him dead at the scene. Meantime, Hill's truck was totaled.
Death from DUI
A night of heavy drinking ended in tragedy for a Yakima man.