Westbound Interstate 90 is closed at milepost 106 today due to fatal crashes.
Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Patricia Lashway as interim secretary for the Department of Social and Health Services yesterday.
New registrars for lateral police and firefighter/EMTs will be compiled to fill vacancies.
Lake Roosevelt Elementary School vice principal has been arrested in child-porn case.
Sen. Patty Murray was presented the Teach for America Congressional Champion Award yesterday.
Students and families will be able to meet the new Grandview High School principal next week.
Congressman Dan Newhouse was presented this week with the 2015 National Wheat Advocate Award.
Storm water improvements, use of lodging funds and a technical assistance contract are on the active agenda for Monday’s City Council meeting.
Local students will be headed to school next Friday, Feb. 12, to make up for a school closure on Dec. 3 due to freezing rain.
Heritage University’s president is the newest recipient of the Henry Paley Memorial Award, given to leaders in higher education.
For the second time in less than a month Yakima County was not among areas in this state receiving federal aid due to storm damage.
Congressman Dan Newhouse of Sunnyside yesterday voted to override President Obama’s veto of H.R. 3762.
A health fair to celebrate healthy hearts will be held from 7:30 to 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 11, at the PMH Medical Center, 723 Memorial St.