City will close street

A portion of a local street will be closed tomorrow.

Port plans meeting

The local Port District’s board of commissioners will review property matters during a special meeting.

City joins Facebook

Officials last week launched a new Facebook page for city departments to announce updates.

Survey seeks public input

City officials want to hear from residents in a community survey.

Offender reports move

A local convicted sex offender has moved.

Group meets Tuesday

Cost estimates will be the focus of a working group meeting Tuesday.

County issues flood caution

The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public it will enforce road closures.

Board plans presentations

The School District will recognize members of a facilities committee tonight.

Motorist faces charges

A local man will go to trial June 5.

Injury, charge for woman

A local woman is facing charges as she recovers from injuries sustained in a crash Friday night.

Groundwater review set

Groundwater tops the agenda for the county Planning Commission’s meeting from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Audit notes overcharges

Benton County officials overcharged departments a total of $165,368 for vehicle rentals in 2013.

Graffiti leads to charge

A local 14-year-old boy is accused of painting an obscene word, genitalia and racially-charged graffiti.

Meeting canceled

The city’s Parks and Recreation Commission canceled its meeting scheduled for yesterday due to lack of a quorum.

Two apply for board post

The district will have a choice when it comes to filling a vacant seat on the School Board.