PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A trapper who shot a gray wolf after finding it caught in one of his traps has been sentenced to probation and community service.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A suburban Portland woman fatally shot in a murder-suicide was granted a restraining order in November against the man who killed her.
A 29-year-old man charged with murdering a missionary student in Tieton said he's guilty.
Despite a mild winter in our area, water supply is looking healthy in the Yakima Valley.
The 30th annual Central Washington Home and Garden show in Yakima is underway.
Washington lawmakers adjourned their 60-day session after passing what they hope is the final piece of a long-running education funding mandate, along with a one-time property tax cut for homeowners.
Seattle police have issued a costly ticket to a person living in a tent near Green Lake.
The Seahawks are releasing veteran cornerback Richard Sherman, KIRO-AM radio reported Friday.
Kennewick Police Department reports a search warrant stemming from an arrest late Wednesday night, resulted in the recovery of several drugs.Officials say more than 1.5 pounds suspected to be methamphetamine, a quarter of suspected heroin and more than $3,000…
After a heavy flu season, finally some good news, Yakima County is starting to see a drop in flu cases.
SPOKANE, Wash. - One of Spokane's most recent controversial figures in back in the limelight.
Three people were killed in a crash Thursday morning allegedly caused by a man who fled the scene in south of Tacoma.
A local restaurant is helping its community by raising money for scholarships.The Mexican restaurant Xochimilco in Union Gap is teaming up with the Yakima Hispanic Chamber for the 17th Annal Cinco de Mayo celebration.All of the money raised during Thursday's…
LA GRANDE, Ore. (AP) - Eastern Oregon University has been designated by the state legislature as Oregon's Rural University.The East Oregonian reports the designation - which passed both chambers of the legislature unanimously and was signed by the Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday - doesn't come with a boost in state funding or new rules for how the university is run.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Senate has passed a one-time statewide property tax cut over the objections of Republicans who argued that majority Democrats improperly paid for it by redirecting revenue that would normally go to emergency reserves.Senate Bill 6614 passed on a 25-23 vote Wednesday and now heads to the House for consideration.
Camp Hope's temporary winter shelter located at Englewood Avenue will continue to stay open through the end of June.The decision comes after a 6-1 vote in favor of the winter shelter.It is estimated the shelter provides housing to about 100…
A Yakima businessman has announced his candidacy against state Republican Norm Johnson.
The Yakima Police Department is warning everyone of a scam that makes people think police are calling them.
The $12 million Yakima Central Plaza is once again on track to becoming a reality.
A new state law is designed to offer breakfast to low-income students during class.
CAMANO ISLAND, Wash. (AP) - A Washington State sheriff says the body of a woman found near a gun- and ammo-filled bunker last weekend had been decapitated, and a man wanted in the case is on the loose and possibly headed for southern or central California.
The Seahawks will be trading defensive end Michael Bennett and a seventh-round pick to the Eagles, ESPN reports.
The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has given the green light to a lawsuit filed by young activists who say the federal government is failing to protect them from climate change.
The Washington Legislature has passed a measure that aims to boost safety around the transportation of oil in the state.