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Autopsy shows woman died from gun shot

Officials seek identify of body found yesterday

An autopsy is providing answers about a woman’s body found yesterday, but not enough to identify her.

School expels student over Airsoft scare

Police will not seek charges against boy

An investigation continues at Housel Middle School today after a student was expelled for bringing an Airsoft pistol to school.

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A Day Without Immigrants

Protest shutters businesses, affects school attendance

Fiesta Foods customers making a quick trip to the store yesterday were disappointed to find the grocer closed.

Mabton finds the final link in burglary chain

Crime Stoppers aids in arrest of fourth suspect

A fourth suspect in a burglary ring that hit up to 30 homes is in custody.

Prosser extending the 2016-17 school year

With eight snow days on the books and counting, the school year will be longer by at least four days.

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Woman’s body found under U.S. 97 bridge

Transportation crew stumbles on remains

Officials today are trying to identify a woman’s body found yesterday during a routine bridge inspection.

Trump order sparks protests

Boycotts today due to migrant concerns

Restaurant owner Esteban Gonzalez finds himself in an uncomfortable situation today.

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Ice road truckers

Interstate 82 reopens following multiple westbound crashes

Interstate 82 re-opened at 2 p.m. yesterday after icy roads and multiple crashes led to closures between Sunnyside at Milepost 67 and Milepost 54, near Zillah.

Gun-toting suspect faces down officer

Sunnyside cop wrestles revolver from man

A local man appeared in Yakima County Superior Court today after he allegedly pointed a revolver at an officer.

Officials still investigating Mabton house fire

Fundraiser set for victims of recent blazes

Officials are still trying to determine the cause of a Monday night fire that destroyed the home at 430 Fifth Ave.

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Herd mentality

Feeding station attracts thousands of elk and visitors

There’s a herd mentality when it comes to the Oak Creek Wildlife Area along U.S. Highway 12 west of Naches.

Voters give new schools thumbs up

Grandview, Prosser receive bond support

Voters are approving a $42.2 million bond for a new, two-story high school.

Drive-by shooting suspects sought

Prosser attack the second to occur in a week

Police are seeking suspects in connection with a drive-by shooting Monday night.

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A Valentine’s Day first for Mabton native

Former S’side teacher now a newlywed

Today, Shannon Pierce, formerly of Mabton, and Mark Murphy of Spokane will celebrate their first Valentine’s Day as a married couple.

Second arrest in burglary spree

One Mabton suspect still at large

A local man will be arraigned Feb. 24 on allegations he was involved in a burglary ring that hit as many as 30 homes.

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