Lower Valley

Yakima Valley Libraries suspend in-person services

YAKIMA, Wash. — Yakima Valley Libraries will temporarily suspend in-person services at the end of the week due to new state COVID-19 restrictions issued Wednesday. Under the new regulations, while Yakima County remains in Phase 1 of  its “Roadmap to…

MLK Peace Drive scheduled Monday in Toppenish

TOPPENISH, Wash. — Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Peace March in Toppenish will look a little different. Instead of marching, participants will drive in a caravan around town, starting from the Toppenish Middle School parking…

Sunnyside Police investigating homicide

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- The Sunnyside Police Department is investigating the death of Pedro Leija, 70, on December 24th as a homicide. Officers responded to the 900 block of Franklin Avenue just after…