TOPPENISH, Wash. — A 26-year-old-man was arrested Monday night after police say he shot two men following a confrontation near West First Avenue and Shearer Lane in Toppenish. Witnesses told police Christian Stanley Gonzalez confronted a man about “causing problems…
SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- The Sunnyside Police Department says it will begin issuing tickets to drivers who leave their cars to warm up…
YAKIMA, Wash. — With less than a week's notice, the state nurses' union says more than a hundred nurses in Yakima are without a job and a community has begun to lose much-needed health services — including the only open…
GOLDENDALE, Wash. — Authorities say a missing Yakama woman found dead in Klickitat County died of blunt force injuries from a fall. While a manner of death is still pending, investigators do not suspect foul play was involved, according to…
'Smells like natives': Volunteer Wapato basketball coach resigns over controversial comments, posts apology video
WAPATO, Wash. — A volunteer basketball coach at Wapato High School has stepped down following controversy over a video he posted saying that the city, “smells like natives lightin’ one up.” “I should’ve never posted the video, but more importantly,…
The Washington State Department of Health is continuing to monitor the increasing flu activity in the state. According to an influenza update, 11 people have died from the flu during the 2019-2020 season with the most common type being Influenza…
Here's a look at New Year's Eve events happening around our region. First Night Tri-Cities Celebrate New Year's Eve with the kids at Gesa Carousel of Dreams. Knockerball Tri-Cities will be there along with a magician, hypnotist, BigTop the clown…
Many are gathered with their families this Christmas Eve, hanging stockings on a mantle or watching the smoldering embers of a hearty fire.
Mama's Diner hosted their Second Annual Christmas Bash Thursday, offering a free turkey dinner and gifts for the kids.
Lyft is helping Yakima residents better access healthcare by donating a free ride for every ride taken between now and the end of the year.
Eastern Washington experienced fall-like conditions on Friday with temperatures rising above 60 degrees, but it was a very different story on the Pacific coast.
Authorities say four people were injured Saturday afternoon — including two children — when a pickup truck ran a red light on State Route 97 and crashed into another pickup truck about two miles south of Union Gap.
Authorities say a 20-year-old woman was injured Friday night when another driver failed to yield and struck her vehicle about a mile north of Wapato.
Authorities say hunters found unidentified skeletal remains Sunday in a brush area near the intersection of Track Road and Winaway Road, about halfway between Wapato and Toppenish.
Firefighters battled a blaze Saturday night at a home south of Toppenish.
Authorities say a fire engulfed a camper and unattached shed Sunday morning in Prosser.
Students in Washington state wanted the importance of their major acknowledged and Gov. Inslee helped make that happen.
While the holiday season is tough for anyone who's lost a loved one, activists say it's especially trying for indigenous families whose loved ones remain missing or whose killers have never been brought to justice.
Every year, Toy Train Christmas comes to the Northern Pacific Railway Museum in Toppenish, where families can hop on the train to the North Pole, meet Santa and Mrs. Claus and learn more about trains.
Rachel Norris is many things: a mother, a friend, a niece, a coworker, a Yakama woman. Her loved ones describe her as outspoken, bold and independent, with dimples and an infectious smile.
After months of tumultuous changes and tribulations, the City of Wapato is hoping that a change in power will result in a new beginning for the city.
As the holiday season approaches and the weather grows colder, many are anticipating the first snow of winter.
Less than a month remains in the open enrollment period to apply to receive healthcare through Washington Healthplanfinder and a local organization is working to make sure people don't miss out.
A 33-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a 2013 attempted murder near Wapato.