Yakima

Child hit, killed in Yakima neighborhood

YAKIMA, Wash. — In what has been described as a tragic accident, a driver hit and killed a young child on Sunday, police in Yakima reported. The Yakima Police Department said shortly after 2 p.m. that it was investigating an “accidental”…

Man, woman killed in fiery crash in Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says a man and woman have died after their car rolled over and caught fire late Wednesday night near the Terrace Heights Landfill. The Sheriff's Office says the crash happened around 11:45…

American Medical Response celebrates 60 years in Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash. — American Medical Response is celebrating 60 years of providing medical transportation services in Yakima County. "Our dedicated teams have served Yakima County through the eruption of Mount St. Helens in 1980, the floods of 1995, numerous winter…

Free food giveaway Saturday at Yakima church

YAKIMA, Wash. — Nonprofits, farms and churches across the region have teamed up with the federal Farmers to Families Food Box Program to combat food insecurity during the pandemic. This month, the organizations are holding a drive-up food distribution event…