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Authorities identify Yakima woman killed in Wednesday crash

Update 1 p.m.: A fiery crash 25 miles west of Naches on Wednesday night left one 58-year-old Yakima woman dead. Cathleen Martin was eastbound around 9:30 p.m. on State Route 410 in a 1987 Ford Econoline van when the van hit a guardrail, crossed into the westbound lanes before going into a ditch, rol

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2017-09-21 18:49:00

Body found in car in Yakima River

Yakima Transit providing free shuttle bus service to the fairYakima Transit providing free shuttle bus service to the fair Updated: Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:41 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:41:32 GMT Yakima Transit will provide free shuttle bus service to the Central Washington State Fair throughout its 1

NBCRIGHTNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 21:10:00

Mexico quake leaves emotional impact on Yakima residents

Many current and past residents of the Yakima Valley have close ties to Mexico City, and for them the destruction wrought by Tuesday's earthquake hit close to home. Ricardo Guardarrama Cruz lived in the Valley for six years while studying at Heritage University, and his fiancee is still living and t

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2017-09-21 04:51:00

Survivor of Yakima crash thanks firefighters for saving his life

YAKIMA, Wash. - The first time Yakima firefighters saw Robert Hoss, it was in July next to the crumpled remains of his car. On Thursday, Hoss, wearing a neck brace, came with his wife to the Yakima Fire Department's East Nob Hill Boulevard station to thank the crew who tended to him following a head

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2017-09-21 20:32:00

Yakima woman dead after car rolls from State Route 410

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. - A woman from Yakima is dead after her car rolled into a ditch off State Route 410. According to Washington State Patrol (WSP) reports, 58-year-old Cathleen Martin was driving a 1987 Ford Ecoline van eastbound on State Route 410, 25 miles west of Naches where she struck a guard

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 13:25:28

George Will sticks to conservative ideals in Yakima speech

A Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist opened the 45th season of the Town Hall speaker series at Capitol Theatre with a talk on everything he believes the nation should be paying attention to and why those issues are important. Considered one of the most influential journalists of the past 45 years, Geo

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2017-09-21 03:10:00

Monarch butterflies set to take flight from Yakima Convention Center plaza Friday morning

YAKIMA, Wash. -- A batch of Monarch butterflies will take flight at 11:45 a.m. Friday during a release on the plaza in front of the Yakima Convention Center. Butterfly expert David James, an associate professor of entomology at Washington State University in Prosser, will release a cage full of butt

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2017-09-21 15:32:00

Man in crash pays special visit to Yakima Fire Department

YAKIMA, Wash. - July 18th. That day will forever be engrained in Diana Hoss' mind. It's the day she got the phone call nobody ever wants to get. "My husband's been traveling for 11 years now, so it's the nightmare that we've talked about, that we've prepared for. So, when it finally came, it kind of

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 18:41:20

Music Notes: Yakima's link to Japanther, and to DOPE

YAKIMA, Wash. -- For the first decade of this century, Japanther was at the vanguard of the Brooklyn art-rock scene, merging fuzz-filled noise and low pop culture for a high-brow audience. The results were wild, man. (Just give "Skuffed Up My Huffy" a listen.) And the duo remain a huge influence tod

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2017-09-20 21:43:00

Mexico, Maria, Mueller: Top 5 things that happened Wednesday

Volunteers lift up buckets of rubble into a dump truck as rescue efforts on a collapsed building continue during the night in the Piedad Narvarte neighborhood of Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Rescuers and volunteers frantically dug through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment

KIMA TV - 2017-09-20 23:02:56

Seoul media say North might test nuke in Pacific

In this undated photo distributed on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, attends what was said to be the test launch of an intermediate range Hwasong-12 missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. Independent journalists were not

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 22:34:43

Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

Search and rescue team members work to bring down a large piece of concrete during rescue efforts at the Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City, Mexico, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of the school stretched into a new day on Thursday, a vigil

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 20:42:24

Ryan Gosling to host 'SNL' premiere with Jay-Z musical guest

This combination photo shows Ryan Gosling at CinemaCon 2017 on March 27, 2017, in Las Vegas, left, and Jay Z performing at a campaign rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Cleveland on Nov. 4, 2016. Gosling will host the 43rd season opener of "Saturday Night Live," on Sept.

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 20:17:44

Truck with 40,000 pounds of vodka overturns in N.C.

Authorities say the load was so heavy, that when a tow truck tried to turn the truck right side up, the truck's metal exterior bent. So instead, workers took the boxes of vodka off one at a time (Photo: Clayton Police Dept.) CLAYTON, N.C. (AP) -- A tractor trailer full of vodka has overturned on a N

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 19:28:44

23 women in Uganda have been mysteriously murdered since May

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -- Government officials and police in Uganda are searching for answers after the body of a woman was discovered at a banana farm near Kampala. 22-year-old Sarah Nelima is the 23rd woman to die mysteriously in the country's Wakiso district since May, according t

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 19:19:28

Kim Jong Un calls Trump 'deranged,' says he will 'pay dearly' for remarks

FILE - In this April 13, 2017 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, arrives for the official opening of the Ryomyong residential area, in Pyongyang, North Korea. South Korea's military says North Korea is believed to have conducted its sixth nuclear test. South Korea's military said S

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 18:49:48

Ice cream truck crashes, spills treats on Genesee County road

An ice cream truck and box truck collided shortly before 7:30 a.m. on Rt. 77 in the Iroquois Wildlife refuge. (Photo: Alecia Kaus) ALABAMA, N.Y. (WHAM) - There were fudgicles and ice cream sandwiches in the road Thursday morning in Alabama, Genesee County. An ice cream truck and box truck collided s

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 16:27:24

Facebook to release contents of 3,000 Russian ads to Congress

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 21, 2017, photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during preparation for the Facebook Communities Summit, in Chicago, in advance of an announcement of a new Facebook initiative designed to spur people to form more meaningful communities with Facebook's groups featur

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 16:01:20

300 bats caught by janitors at Salt Lake City high school

A bat infestation prompted a Salt Lake City high school to cancel its after-school programs so school workers could root out the flying mammals. Janitors at the city's West High School rounded up more than 300 bats from Monday through Wednesday, prompting the school to close its doors Wednesday afte

KIMA TV - 2017-09-21 15:03:28

Victoria's Secret model facing $10 million lawsuit over failed sportswear line

Erin Heatherton is being sued over a failed clothing line, according to The Blast. A lawsuit filed in Los Angeles alleges the supermodel abandoned the project without any explanation. Clare Byrne claims she swung a deal with Heatherton for a 40 percent interest in the company, but things didn't end

FOX47.COM - 2017-09-21 14:45:02