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Fourth Kidnapping Suspect in Court

The fourth teenage suspect in a kidnapping that took place a week ago makes an appearance in Yakima County Superior Court today. Ivan Sosa is accused of helping Edwardo Diaz, Jason Anguiano and Daniel Barajas kidnap a 15 year old…

Fire Destroys Selah Home

Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a fire that destroys a home and leaves at least one homeowner out of a place to stay. The fire happened around 7 p.m. Saturday on the 500 block of South Rushmore…

Basin City Man Held on Suspicion of Rape

A Basin City man is on a 72 hour hold, pending an investigation he allegedly raped a woman Sunday morning at a residence in Basin City. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office booked 30-year-old Fermin Tapia into the Franklin County Jail…

Bill would direct some pot taxes to mental health

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Lawmakers are considering a measure that would put some of the taxes that will potentially be gained from the state's new legal marijuana industry into mental health programs.The Senate Committee on Human Services & Corrections held…

Suspect arrested in house party stabbing in Pasco

Pasco Police arrest a 29-year-old man for allegedly stabbing another man early this morning at a house party. Officers were dispatched to Lourdes Health Center just ater 1 a.m. after a 23-year-old man arrived in a private vehicle suffering from…

Burbank Community Says Goodbye to One of Their Own

Hundreds gather in the auditorium at Columbia High School in Burbank today for a "Celebration of Life" for Hunter Conner. Conner died last weekend snowboarding at Ski Bluewood. The 8th grader was remembered all week with signs, posters, and a…

Super Bowl Talk for Football Rookies

Whether you're a football fan or not, you'll probably be watching the Super Bowl. Here's what a football rookie needs to know come Sunday's game."If I was at a Super Bowl party and I wanted to look like I knew…

Third Grade Super Bowl Party

Molly Whitney a 3rd grade teacher at Marcus Whitman Elementary in Richland said they had Seahawks day at school a few weeks ago and only a few of her students had Seahawks gear so her parents donated white shirts and…

American Legion Hosting Super Bowl Party

If you're looking for a place to watch this weekend's big game, you may want to consider seeing it alongside some local heroes. The Yakima American Legion on Fruitvale Boulevard is putting together a "Man Cave" for veterans and other…

Students Show 12th Man Pride

Over 500 students at Gilbert Elementary in Yakima show their 12th Man pride this morning during a mini-rally. Students braved the cold to form a human "12" in the middle of the playground for a school picture. Students helped think…

Three Juveniles Appear in Superior Court

Three teenagers facing adult charges make their first superior court appearance in Yakima this afternoon. Edwardo Diaz, and three other teenage suspects are accused of kidnapping Diaz's ex girlfriend earlier this week on her way to school. Court documents say…

Wash. Senate OKs immigrant financial aid bill

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- The Senate has approved a measure to expand college financial aid to include students who were brought to Washington state illegally as children.Senate Bill 6523 passed on a 35-10 bipartisan vote and now heads to the…

KPD Officer Retires from Law Enforcement

An officer with the Kennewick Police Department is retiring from law enforcement. Officer Allan Knox has served the citizens of Kennewick for the past 28 years. He has worked as a patrol officer, a detective, and most recently as the…

Kennewick Police Recover Stolen Vehicle

From the Kennewick Police Department- Summary of Incident- Kennewick Police Criminal Apprehension Team detectives were in the area of 1100 N Buchanan St. on an unrelated investigation. Detectives observed a 2003 GMC Sierra pickup with switched license plates. Detectives investigated…