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Thursday, April 24, 2014 -- 11:00 am
Exchange students showcase Japanese culture in Yakima
KIMA - Eighty students from Yokohama held a cultural show at Eisenhower High School Wednesday night. They sang, acted and demonstrated martial arts. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 11:52 pm
Kent woman charged with animal cruelty; late-night news roundup
The Oregonian - ... that Ridlon let Stinky almost starve to death. The horse was so weak he had to be put down. Eisenhower High School in Yakima has banned water bottles after a student filled a bottle with something other than water. [KIMATV] A Vancouver woman was ... Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 11:37 pm
Mabton man cited for texting and driving after three-car crash
KIMA - Washington State Patrol says the 26-year-old man did not notice two cars stopped for a school bus south of Sunnyside and hit one of them from behind. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 11:29 pm
How long do patients wait in Yakima County emergency rooms?
KIMA - During a medical emergency, getting treated quickly is the name of the game. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 8:03 pm
Spirit Camp Embodies Sioux Opposition to Keystone Pipeline
National Journal - ... had decided a legal dispute related to the project. Dorr, who took over his current job in February, was raised in Yakima, Wash., and served for 11 years in the Army as a military police sergeant. After studying business administration at Haskell ... Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 6:32 pm
Proposed rule could mean higher costs for local microbrews
KIMA - Your favorite local microbrews could wind up costing you more. It's all because a simple recycling arrangement with local farmers could get a lot more complicated due to an FDA-proposed rule. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 6:03 pm
Consumer Reports: Tough & tender toilet paper
KIMA - Consumer Reports tested 19 brands of toilet paper to find the strongest and the softest. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 6:02 pm
Highland school bond failing for second time
KIMA - Twelve votes: That's how many votes the Highland School District's bond measure is short of passing. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 5:18 pm
Local high school bans water bottles
KIMA - The issue with water at Eisenhower High School is expanding. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 3:52 pm
Yakima woman killed in rollover crash on I-82
KIMA - Washington State Patrol says the 42-year-old woman was ejected from her vehicle after she lost control while driving east on Interstate 82. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 2:58 pm
Washington demands negotiations with DOE over Hanford
KIMA - The state sent a letter Wednesday to the U.S. Department of Justice asking to start a 40-day period of negotiations under the terms of a federal court agreement with the Department of Energy. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 2:55 pm
Fatal birth defect again found at high rate in south-central Washington
HeraldNet - Yakima, Benton and Franklin counties together logged seven cases of the rare birth defect anencephaly in 2013, the fourth year of unusually high numbers of cases, the state Department of Health reported this week. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 2:26 pm
Suspicious fire south of Wapato destroys house, shop
KIMA - Firefighters from Yakima County Fire District #5 say the Wednesday morning fire is being investigated as an arson. No one was inside at the time. The house had been unoccupied for several years. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 1:06 pm
Two boys arrested for attempted burglary in Terrace Heights
KIMA - Deputies say the homeowner took pictures of the suspects, confronted them with a shotgun and identified them after they were taken into custody. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 11:56 am
White Swan woman honored for work to improve traffic safety
KIMA - Nancy Fiander received the Washington Traffic Safety Commission's Target Zero Award for establishing a group that provides funding for traffic enforcement on Yakama Nation land. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 10:46 am
Yakima wants public input on Downtown Plaza
KIMA - The city has posted a questionnaire to its website. It hopes to find out what people want to see in the proposed Downtown Yakima Central Plaza as it prepares design concepts. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 10:38 am
Pacific Recycling Suffers Fire on Earth Day
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... are releasing new information on their investigation into neural tube birth defect cases that are emerging across the Yakima Valley. State health officials are releasing new information on their investigation into neural tube birth defect cases that ... Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 9:31 am
Brief lockdown at Barge-Lincoln Elementary
KIMA - The Yakima school was locked down after police received reports of gunshots at a nearby motel. Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 8:45 am
"Free the River" Signs Appear at Closed Bitterroot Stretch
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... are releasing new information on their investigation into neural tube birth defect cases that are emerging across the Yakima Valley. State health officials are releasing new information on their investigation into neural tube birth defect cases that ... Read more...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 -- 7:52 am
Puzzling Rare Birth Defects In Eastern Washington
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... of rare birth defects in south-central Washington. There were 7 cases of the defect called anencephaly in 2013 in Yakima, Benton and Franklin counties for a rate of more than eight cases per 10,000 births. That's four times the national rate. The ... Read more...



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