The Yakima city council released a public draft of the ‘inclusive public safety ordinance’ that they agreed to explore at a previous meeting.
The murder trial of Barry Beckford continued Wednesday with a testimony from a Yakima County Sheriff’s detective who was with the defendant at the spot his wife was killed.
Richland will extend its two-year contract with Benton County to continue using its jail.
The Army Corps of Engineers is warning water recreation enthusiasts to watch out for an increase in woody debris floating down the lower Columbia River.
A group plans to rally at a Kennewick School District board meeting against a presenter invited to speak to seniors.
Yakima authorities confirm the identity of a body discovered on the Fred G. Redmon Bridge in July.
A 25-year old Pasco man is wanted by police and Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers for failing to appear in court.
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson is traveling Eastern Washington this week to speak with local communities. On Tuesday, Ferguson presented to Pasco city officials and the Tri-Cities…
Doctor Stephen Smith with Northwest Integrative Medicine predicts this spring season will bring more problems for allergy sufferers than what is typical. He said the moisture in the ground this season will cause pollen producing plants to grow faster, which means more allergens in the air.
Yakima city crews and Transform Yakima Together members working together to have homeless camp ready
The new homeless encampment in Yakima will open tomorrow and city workers and members of Transform Yakima Together have been working to have the camp ready.
Multiple house fires have displaced three different families in the last couple days in terrace heights - east of Yakima.
Governor Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency for twenty eastern Washington counties including Yakima County.
Police arrested a 15-year-old boy for an armed robbery at a convenience store in Kennewick.
A man has been charged for allegedly shooting two people outside a Yakima sports bar in February.
Pasco is moved forward with plans to ban camping in public parks during a Monday night hearing.
A former Pasco police officer faced a new jury on Tuesday, along with charges for the alleged rape and assault of his niece.
Kennewick police responded to a collision in which a car hit a pedestrian on Monday night.
Candy Mountain is almost ready to open for public access.
A 24-year-old Yakima County jail inmate may be charged with assault for allegedly attacking two correction officers and a fellow inmate.
It's time to double your money! Starting in April you can exchange your cans and bottles in Oregon for ten cents.The state already has a 5-cent return at certain grocery stores and recycling centers and now the state is raising…
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) - An employee at the Hanford nuclear reservation stopped some work at the radioactive waste tank farms Monday afternoon over beryllium controls.The Tri-City Herald reports (https://goo.gl/kJLHbD ) work resumed Tuesday after managers met with the employee to discuss concerns.The order stopped all activities requiring beryllium controls or intrusive work in the tank farms.
A man is recovering after being hit by a car Monday night.
According to discussion at the council meeting, a first offense would earn someone a warning, and a second offense would mean charges.
City of West Richland staff are closer to the finish date on a new municipal services facility.