Yakima

Woman shot to death on I-82 identified

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. — The Yakima County coroner's office has identified the victim of a fatal drive-by shooting Saturday as 35-year-old Maria Elena Luna-Corona. Luna-Corona was reportedly identified using fingerprint recognition, according to a coroner's office news release Tuesday. "The…

Over 1,000 bins burning near Wapato

WAPATO, Wash. - Yakima County Fire District #5 is currently battling a large bin pile fire near Wapato. According to the agency, over 1,000 bins are burning near Lateral 1 Road and Highway 97. Crews are asking that you avoid…

Flood warnings issued in Yakima County

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- The National Weather Service issued flood warnings for portions of the Naches and Yakima Rivers on Friday. The Naches River is expected to crest Friday afternoon while the Yakima River is not expected to crest until…

Fresh Hop Grants Awarded

YAKIMA, Wash. - The Fresh Hop Group has chosen 35 grant recipients to receive funds from the 2019 festival. The non-profit organization that produces the annual Fresh Hop Ale Festival in Yakima, has announced that recipients for its grant program.…

3-month-old puppy stolen from Yakima Humane Society

YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Yakima Humane Society needs help finding a 3-month-old Chihuahua named Bruiser. The humane society said Bruiser was stolen from their facility on Feb. 1 at about 1:10 p.m. Yakima police located a potential suspect who was…

Three suspects wanted for robbery in Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash. - The Yakima County Sheriff's Office has released new pictures of an armed robbery that happened last week. Just before 10 p.m. on Wednesday night, three masked men entered the Ahtanum General Store at South 83rd Avenue and…