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Yakima victims chased, fired at 11 times in fatal shooting

YAKIMA, Wash. — A deadly shooting in Yakima claimed the life of one victim and seriously injured another on Thursday night. Witnesses saw the victims being followed by their attackers, who allegedly fired 11 shots into their target's vehicle before speeding…

Three-car accident claims Richland passenger's life

RICHLAND, Wash. — A female passenger lost her life on Wednesday after being struck by an oncoming vehicle in a tragic three-car accident. According to Capt. Chris Lee of the Richland Police Department, two vehicles were heading south on Leslie…

Richland man injured in collision on I-182 near Badger

RICHLAND, Wash. — A 30-year-old man from the Tri-Cities was brought to Kadlec Regional Medical Center after being injured in a car accident on I-182 near Badger Heights this morning. According to a press memo issued by the Washington State…

Two hospitalized in a head-on car wreck in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. — Two people were hospitalized following a head-on car crash on Argent Rd in Pasco Tuesday night. While none of the injuries sustained in the accident are considered life-threatening, they are serious According to a Facebook post by…

Semi-truck and trailer destroyed by fire in Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash. — A fire consumed a semi-truck and a trailer in Yakima on Monday, causing tens of thousands of dollars worth of damages in the process. According to a release issued by the Yakima Fire Department (YFD) on Tuesday,…

Amtrak restores service on routes following COVID cutbacks

In another hopeful sign that the travel industry is bouncing back in Washington after pandemic-induced lows last year, Amtrak says it's restoring daily service on 12 long distance routes, including two that run through Seattle. Starting Monday, both the Chicago to Seattle/Portland and the Seattle to Los Angeles routes will resume daily service. The routes had previously only been operating three times a week due to low ridership during the pandemic. The Amtrak Cascades route will also add a second round trip between Seattle and Eugene starting Monday and a third round trip on the Seattle to Portland segment will also be added.