Washington authorities warn residents of fentanyl overdoses
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Washington health officials have warned residents of fentanyl usage after nine people have died after ingesting the drug this year.
Trial for man accused in slaying of Native woman delayed
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The trial for a man accused of killing a 25-year-old Native woman has been moved from later this month to February at his lawyer's request.
Washington man sentenced to 10 years for killing 1 in crash
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington man has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment after being convicted of vehicular homicide in a crash killing one and injuring two others.
Police: Man dead in accidental shooting in Selah
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Police say a 21-year-old man was accidentally shot and killed in Selah while he and another person were practicing disarming techniques they had seen on YouTube.
Washington man charged after apartment car crash injures 1
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A young Washington man has been charged with vehicular assault after authorities say he crashed into an apartment injuring a woman living there.
Judge rules disputed land is part of Yakama Reservation
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a disputed area in southern Washington state is part of the Yakama Nation Indian Reservation.
A Native American radio station on air again in Washington
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington radio station has returned on air nearly a year after burglars robbed the station of essential production equipment.
Wapato settles lawsuit over open meetings violations
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The city of Wapato has agreed to pay $60,000 in attorney fees to settle a lawsuit over violations of open public meetings law.
Officials: ICE-chartered flights benefit a Washington county
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The University of Washington Center for Human Rights says Yakima County has earned more than $1 million through an intergovernmental agreement in immigration...
Judge orders jail release for ex-Wapato city administrator
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Former Wapato city administrator Juan Orozco has been released from jail after a judge ruled there was no basis for the arrest.
Washington state city settles lawsuit with former official
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A city in Washington state has settled a lawsuit stemming from the removal of an administrator who faced allegations of enriching himself through his position.
Bail set at $1 million for man accused of killing woman
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a White Swan man is accused of killing a woman in her home and wrapping her body in plastic and a carpet.
Wapato mayor fires police chief
WAPATO, Wash. (AP) — The mayor of the south-central Washington town of Wapato has fired the police chief.
The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that Chief Dominic Rizzi confirmed the dismissal,...
Man arrested in shooting of Prosser police officer
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service has arrested a man in connection with the shooting of a Prosser police officer.
The agency on Tuesday said it had arrested 19-year-old Isaiah...
WAPATO, Wash. (AP) — Two former city of Wapato employees have filed a lawsuit against the city, alleging wrongful termination, intimidation and harassment.
Body found near the Yakima River
WAPATO, Wash. (AP) — Yakima County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a body discovered outside Wapato near the Yakima River.
The Yakima Herald-Republic reports a man told the Wapato...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials have struck down an effort to bar flights charted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at an airport in Washington state.
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- The Spokesman-ReviewWashington Guard trains for combat with StrykersJune 24, 2018
MOSES LAKE, Wash. (AP) — Two federal agents were slightly wounded and a suspect appears to have shot himself during a major drug raid in central Washington, authorities said Tuesday.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have confirmed that human remains found in a freezer near Toppenish July 4 are that of a native woman who was reported missing last year.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — One of the suspects in the June shooting deaths of five people in White Swan was arraigned on a federal carjacking charge.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state congressman says a federal study that blamed dairies for groundwater contamination was flawed and should not be used against them.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state cherry growers have not seen significant weather damage during the harvest season that began earlier this month.
SELAH, Wash. (AP) — An appeals court says a piano teacher in Washington state deserved the $40,000 she was awarded in a dispute with a neighbor who revved his pickup truck engine for months to...
Combat brigade visits Yakima Training Center
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — It's been more than 10 years since the Washington National Guard's 81st Brigade Combat Team deployed overseas.
In that time, the brigade has traded its Abrams tanks and...
Wind batters Washington cherry crop
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Wind is damaging Washington's cherry crop but how much is not yet known.
"Some say significant, but we won't know until it runs over the line," said B.J. Thurlby,...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A third person has been charged in connection to the killing of five people on the Yakama Indian Reservation in Washington state.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a request for further review of a Washington state tobacco company's tax appeal.
The Yakima Herald reported Wednesday that cigarette...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The apple industry in Washington state expects exports to India to slow down even more after the country tacked on a 20% retaliatory tariff, bringing the total duty to...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A new campaign encouraging adoption of solar-powered energy could soon be coming to Yakima.
The Yakima Harold-Republic reports that a resolution on the City Council's...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday rejected the Trump administration's challenge to a Washington state law that makes it easier for former workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The Yakima County Coroner has released the name of a man who was among five people shot to death on the Yakama Indian Reservation last weekend.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A homeowner told law officers that two men linked to the killing of five people on an American Indian reservation in Washington state approached his residence and briefly...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on the killings on the Yakama Indian Reservation in Washington state (all times local):
The Yakima County coroner has released the names of four...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Two men arrested in connection with five slayings over the weekend on the Yakama Indian Reservation in Washington state were charged Monday with assault with a dangerous...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The vice president of a Washington state school board has been removed in a vote by other members.
The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Monday that Donald Davis Jr. was...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson has filed a lawsuit against the Wapato city administrator, claiming he used his former job as mayor to unlawfully enrich...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Five people have died after shootings at several locations on the Yakama Reservation in central Washington.
KAPP-TV reports the shootings happened late Saturday around...
Yakima ends E-Verify requirement for businesses
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Yakima officials have scrapped a measure that required businesses contracting with the city to use a federal electronic system that verifies if employees are eligible to work...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A new report by the Washington State Patrol finds there are 56 missing American Indian women in the state of Washington, with 20 of those from Yakima County and 12 from King...
Tacoma police investigate man’s shooting death
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Tacoma police are investigating the death of a man who was shot.
The News Tribune reports the man died Sunday at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Three environmental groups have sued two dairy farms in Washington state, claiming they have polluted and mishandled animal waste.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Trump administration has announced it will close two U.S. Forest Service job training centers in Oregon and Washington.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A cigarette manufacturer on the Yakama Nation Indian Reservation in Washington state has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to review if the company is exempt from federal...
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has expanded a drought emergency to nearly half the state because of worsened, poor water supply conditions and warmer and drier weather predicted...
DETROIT (AP) — Plant-based burger maker Impossible Foods is debuting its second product — meatless sausage crumbles — on Little Caesars pizza.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police say two motorcycle officers from Yakima, Washington, were injured when they crashed their motorcycles in Eugene, Oregon.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A man deputies say is responsible for the killing of a 33-year-old woman whose body was found burned in a central Washington field over 10 days ago, has been released without...