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Kittitas County brush fires close Vantage Highway

KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. — Local authorities are urging travelers to avoid Vantage Highway east of Kittitas due to multiple brush fires in the area. Emergency first responders arrived on the scene in the afternoon to contain the spread of…

'Shot of a Lifetime:' Yakima man claims $250,000 prize

YAKIMA, Wash. — The weekly $250,000 drawing through Washington state's 'Shot of a Lifetime' vaccination incentive program was held this Tuesday and a lucky winner claimed the prize in Yakima. According to a release by officials from Washington's Lottery, a…

Stuntman dies from injuries sustained in crash at Moses Lake Air Show

Credit: Moses Lake Air ShowMOSES LAKE, Wash. — Grant County stuntman Alex Harvill died Thursday from injuries he sustained while attempting to set a world record motorcycle jump.  The Grant County Coroner confirmed the 28-year-old’s death and said his family has been notified.  Harvill was attempting to jump the length of a football field on his motorcycle during a performance…