yakima county firefighters

Weekend Ridge Fire Keeps Firefighters Busy
If you spent the weekend relaxing and away from all the heat in the valley you were like most people. It was a different weekend for area firefighters. They were kept busy by a big wildfire in the Moxee area on Friday afternoon. The Desmarais fire near Moxee burned on the ridge between Moxee and Zil…
Elderly Mabton Couple Severely Burned in House Fire
An elderly couple from Mabton was severely burned and taken to a Seattle hospital Tuesday morning after a fire destroyed their home. Investigators say the woman sustained burns over 60% of her body. The man also received burns to his hands, arms and head...
Firefighters Raise Money for Homeless Pets
Yakima County Firefighters are pitching a new calendar to help homeless pets. The calendar is called "Dogs and their Firefighters." The firefighters posed with their pets. One of them says being a dog lover made him want to help. West Valley Firefighter Kalvin Tilley tells our news partner…