His girlfriend is accused of beating victim
A local man is on his way to Yakima County Jail on allegations he raped a child.
Port of Sunnyside inks land deal
A Western Washington company will bring 200 jobs to the area and invest $25 million in the community.
Brown: “Heart sick” about election results
The local Congressman has his first opponent for the 2018 election.
Event is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday
The local Police Department will join dairy industry officials and the local cemetery manager to raise money and collect clothing Sunday for eight Granger children who are without their parents.
Community forums planned for projects
Four months after voters overwhelmingly approved a bond measure, School District officials will take another step today towards new construction.
They’ll be allowed, but with a catch
Personal fireworks will still be permitted in the city limits.
The city’s police officers guild has a new contract.
Congressman concerned about security
The local Congressman is still in shock over a shooting rampage yesterday that critically wounded a colleague.
Police: Suspects caught leaving victim’s house
A local man appeared in Yakima County Superior Court yesterday after he allegedly broke into a home.
Woman filed guilty plea last month
Sentencing will be delayed for a former Housel Middle School teacher.
Police: Incidents gang-related
Police are still seeking leads in a pair of gang-related shootings two weeks apart.
Town coming to terms with claims against pastor
Area residents are still in shock over a local priest’s dismissal following allegations of sexual abuse.
Agency: Severe weather caused berm breach
A local dairy did not violate state policy when a berm on its property failed in February and flooded much of the community.
Voyeurism took place during graduation
A Grandview man is accused of taking pictures and videos underneath girls skirts during Sunnyside High School’s graduation ceremony Friday night.
Police: Cases related to Tri-Cities robbery spree
A suspect in multiple Tri-Cities robberies in custody today is also believed to be responsible for two armed robberies here.
Priest accused of sexual abuse of a minor
A local parish priest has been removed due to allegations of sexual abuse.
Fire also claims general store
One home and a historic, although abandoned, general store are both gone due to a fire.
For most of the school’s 400-plus seniors, today is one they’ve anticipated for 13 years, walking with their class on graduation night.
Police: crimes may be connected
Police are looking for leads in armed robberies at two local stores yesterday.
Franz touts state, rural partnership
A state official came to listen. Area officials and farmers took her up on the offer.
Somer began work on June 1
A college’s local campus is getting a new leader.
Statewide tour includes stop in Paterson
The city will be a featured stop today for a state official touting rural partnerships.
Tour planned this Friday after industry lunch
A remodel two years in the making could wrap up tomorrow.
Community outreach approved
City Council districts will not be changed.
Husband is being held on $1 million bail
A local man is being held on $1 million bail after he was accused of homicide in his wife’s death.
Utility officials are exploring options after a squirrel knocked out power to 6,418 local customers for more than 10 hours on Sunday.
Detectives seek weapon used in homicide
A local woman died from blunt force trauma to the head.
Buyer was from out-of-state
The longtime owners of a local dairy have sold their farm to an out-of-state buyer.
Apartment was not target of gang shooting
Two reports of gunfire on Saturday were related.
Gang-related incident second in two weeks
Police are investigating the city’s second gang-related shooting in as many weeks.
Much of the city was without power for more than 10 hours yesterday after a squirrel knocked out the substation on Sixth Street.
A local man appeared in Yakima County Superior Court on Friday after he allegedly tried to avoid arrest and was tased.
Autopsy set for today in woman’s death
Officials hope to learn today how a local man allegedly killed his wife Friday or Saturday.
Hope Cafe makes a stop in Granger
Former prison inmates, community members and state officials are searching for common ground to keep offenders from returning to jail.
Four cases confirmed in two schools
Two local elementary schools are dealing with cases of Pertussis, also known as whooping cough.
Man deemed armed and dangerous
The hunt is on in the Lower Yakima Valley for a drive-by shooting suspect.
SVID seeks answers for breach
The clean-up continues, as does the search for answers, in the wake of a canal break yesterday.
Well failure prompts precaution
Residents are being urged to boil their tap water for five minutes before they drink it.
Perales to serve 10 days under house arrest
The police chief will serve 10 days under house arrest for lying during a court proceeding.
Lower Yakima Valley honors ‘heroic dead’
The Lower Yakima Valley remembered America’s ‘heroic’ dead yesterday at Memorial Day Services in Outlook, Sunnyside, Grandview and Mabton.
Granger man faces multiple charges
A Granger man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly robbed a local restaurant at gunpoint.
FBI, police seek public’s help in robbery case
A federal agency is helping the Police Department in the search for two suspects who robbed the local US Bank branch, 110 Main St.
Grandview man submits paperwork
A local attorney is among those leading the charge to recall Yakima County Clerk Janelle Riddle.
Police, fire crews praised for quick response
A local man is expected to recover from injuries sustained in an early morning house fire yesterday.
The history books tell us that in the early 1970s Secretary of State Henry Kissinger engaged in what was called “shuttle diplomacy” as he made a series of stops in the Middle East in an effort to broker peace.
Police said gunfire likely gang-related
Local police today are seeking a suspect in what is believed to be a gang-related drive-by shooting.
Facebook response aids in capture
Local police said the power of social media helped them arrest a man suspected of armed burglary.
Man shot after pointing gun at officers
A seriously wounded man faces charges and a Yakima County Sheriff’s Office deputy is on paid administrative leave after an officer-involved shooting Monday afternoon.
Man orders a meal, then robs restaurant
Police are seeking a suspect in the armed robbery of a local restaurant.
State lawmakers were called back to work today for a second special session.