A Grandview-based warehouser has agreed to pay $34,000 to settle allegations that it didn't notify emergency managers about an ammonia release from one of its warehouses, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday.
ZILLAH, Wash. — Its seven rescue cats are all OK, but the Calico Cat Café is closed temporarily for repairs resulting from a broken water pipe.
Two people were injured in a drive-by shooting in Toppenish Monday evening, the Yakima County Sheriff's Office said.
For fifth-generation dairyman Jeremy Visser, 2014 was a record-breaker. Amid soaring global demand for U.S. milk products, Visser made about $500 on each of the 4,000 cows he was running in Stanwood and four other Western Washington dairy operations.
Today’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day marches in Yakima and Toppenish are expected to draw hundreds of marchers, and those who hang around after the walking is over will hear from some high-profile speakers.
A Lower Valley nonprofit that provides crisis services to women, children and men affected by domestic violence or sexual assault is offering volunteer training.
Another blast of winter weather is heading toward the Yakima Valley, the National Weather Service said Friday. A winter weather advisory is in effect for the Yakima and Kittitas valleys effective at midnight Friday and running through 3 p.m. Saturday.
The two people killed in a mobile home fire near Toppenish last week died of smoke inhalation, Yakima County Coroner Jim Curtice said.
WAPATO, Wash. — Tickets are on sale for Wapato High School’s 63rd annual Bean Feed cancer fundraiser, which is set for Jan. 24.
One person was killed in a crash on a snow-covered road between Toppenish and Wapato early Tuesday morning.
TOPPENISH — An information session at Heritage University on Wednesday will promote local awareness of the importance of the 2020 census and its valuable statistics.
A temporary homeless winter shelter is scheduled to open Wednesday in Toppenish, where more than 100 homeless people have been living in a field.
Clyde Ford founded his software company, Entegra Analytics, as a business, but also as a way to use software for social justice. His work has led him to create smartphone apps that combat human trafficking and drug abuse.
Take 5 is a meetup with a local entrepreneur.For nearly two years, Chris Baum and his partners have been fulfilling a vision of opening a brewery in the Yakima Valley.
GRANDVIEW, Wash. — Washington State Patrol troopers say intoxicants were a factor in a crash that left two people injured early Saturday near Grandview.
In the nearly four years since Felina Blanch Metsker was reported missing, family and friends of the young Yakama mother watched and waited for answers in her disappearance and death.
TOPPENISH, Wash. — A warm car on a cold winter morning is not worth the risk of car theft, Toppenish police warn.
The city of Wapato has closed another lawsuit, paying $7,500 to settle an allegation of public records violations.
An Arizona health care executive who spent time in Yakima with family as a young girl is returning as the new CEO of Virginia Mason Memorial.
PROSSER — A man is dead after showing up at a Prosser hospital with several stab wounds.