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Mabton police officers lend a helping hand

MABTON – Sometimes being a community law enforcement officer means getting your hands dirty.

Burglary, theft reported to S'side cops

Since yesterday (Thursday) police in Sunnyside have been alerted to a burglary and a theft.

Cops kept busy

GRANDVIEW – Police in Grandview investigated a burglary report made yesterday morning (Thursday) in the 500 block of Crescent Drive. Further details about the incident were not available.

Deputies take few calls

Yakima County Sheriff deputies have handled seven calls from the Lower Valley since yesterday morning (Thursday), including four traffic problems.

Firefighters get a handle on kitchen smoke

Food left on the stove in a home in the 1200 block of Orchard Street caused some excitement Thursday afternoon.

Firemen have quiet week

During the past week Sunnyside firemen/EMTs have responded to eight emergency aid calls and provided six patient transports.

Deputies assist at haystack fire

Yakima County Sheriff deputies responded late last night (Wednesday) to a report of a haystack fire near the intersection of Wasson and Stover roads near Grandview. The incident is currently under investigation.

Duffle bag reported stolen

A duffle bag was stolen from outside a home in the 200 block of Ash Street last night, according to Grandview police. The victims were uncertain what the bag contained.

Vacuum cleaner thieves make clean getaway from Walmart

Walmart employees and Sunnyside police officers are still trying to determine who took off from the store with three Dyson vacuum cleaners yesterday (Wednesday).