Benton County commissioners have approved an emergency moratorium on new marijuana growing and processing businesses. The moratorium passed 2-0, with one abstention, Tuesday.
According to the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office, Ismael Andaverde is now living in the 1200 block of South 11th Street.
The School Board has called for a special meeting at 6:30 a.m. today at the Prosser High School Library, 1203 Prosser Ave. The purpose of the meeting is to hold a construction design consultation with the architect an construction manager of the new Prosser High School.
Residents of Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Alaska turned in 35,058 pounds (17.5 tons) of prescription medications October 28.
Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) led a press conference in the U.S. Capitol with 13 House GOP Reps. to call for action on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Cassandra Lynn Barrera, 33, of 613 E. Adams St. Grandview, was arrested by police Wednesday afternoon for motor vehicle violations.
The Sunnyside City Council will take up the property tax levy for 2018 at its regular meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
On Tuesday, the Grandview City Council will take up property tax rates among other agenda items during its regularly scheduled meeting. The meeting is at 7 p.m. in City Hall 207 W. Second St. There will be a workshop prior to the meeting.
A local woman was being held in protective custody Tuesday in the city jail.
A local man was booked into the city jail late Tuesday night after a traffic infraction.
A local transient resident was arrested for second-degree trespassing.
Two area residents were arrested Tuesday on unrelated domestic violence charges Tuesday.
A Grandview man was cited and arrested twice in one day for the same offense.
A Mabton man was arrested early Wednesday morning in an alleged drunken driving, hit-and-run crash.
An area man was booked into the city jail Saturday following a domestic incident.