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Police Calls

The following are calls for service responded to May 18-21, 2018 by Lower Yakima Valley law enforcement:

May 21, 2018 4:29 p.m. read more..

Zillah rallies for 51st State

More than 50 people turned out in Zillah on Saturday, May 19, to learn about efforts to create the state of Liberty out of what is Eastern Washington.

May 20, 2018 12:25 a.m. read more..

Wines earn double gold

A Yakima Valley College 2017 Textbook White Gewurztraminer wine received a double gold medal at the 2018 Seattle Wine Award contest in Seattle.

May 18, 2018 5:05 p.m. read more..

Police Calls

The following are calls for service responded to by Lower Yakima Valley law enforcement beginning at 6:30 a.m. May 17, 2018:

May 18, 2018 4:12 p.m. read more..



Perez to compete in three state events

Toppenish junior Wilber Perez won one event and advanced to state in three at the Central Washington 2A Athletic Conference’s district track and field meet here May 18.

May 21, 2018 11:05 a.m. read more..

Granger wins tennis titles

The Granger boys and girls tennis teams came home Saturday with the South Central Athletic Conference district titles and advance four to state.

May 20, 2018 4:23 p.m. read more..

Toppenish soccer team disqualified from state playoffs

The Toppenish Wildcats boys soccer team has been disqualified from the state 2A playoffs and has had to forfeit a playoff game it previously won. Washington Interscholastic Activities Association board determines Wildcat player was too old to compete

May 18, 2018 5:05 p.m. read more..

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Principal shifts position in district

An employment advertisement announcing opening for top administrators at Mabton Junior-Senior High School made some employees nervous, until they discovered Principal Caleb Oten and Assistant Principal Joe West will both remain in the School District.

May 16, 2018 11:02 a.m. read more..

Featured photo gallery: Nitro Nationals Friday

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iPhone hacking device a necessary evil

As long as our constitutional rights are upheld, and suspects are given their due process, we don’t see any issue with authorities being able to hack an iPhone after obtaining a search warrant — they already have that ability for Android systems and personal computers.

May 15, 2018 10:57 p.m. read more..