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Coroner rules stuntman’s death as an accident

Credit: Moses Lake Air ShowMOSES LAKE, Wash. — The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said on Saturday morning that stuntman Alex Harvill’s death was ruled as accidental. Grant County Coroner Craig Morrison ruled that the cause of his death was blunt force trauma to the torso. Harvill was a 28-year-old stuntman from Grant County, who died of his injuries on Thursday…

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…

WSDOT truck hit on I-82 in Yakima County

YAKIMA CO., Wash. -- Charges are pending for a 27-year-old Granger man after crashing into a Washington Department Of Transportation truck protecting a maintenance crew Thursday morning, according to Washington State Patrol. Washington State Patrol says the crash happened…

Yakima police to get 57 new patrol cars

YAKIMA, Wash. — The Yakima City Council voted Tuesday to use $4.6 million in American Rescue Plan funds to purchase a new fleet of vehicles for its police officers. Yakima Police Lt. Ira Cavin said the department should receive 57…