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Lead stories

Hospital brings aboard urologist

Starting Jan. 1, 2015, Dr. Julio M. Ossorio will begin practicing here in Sunnyside.

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Banking on Santa to deliver

Only Lili Gomez knows if St. Nick delivered on her wishes, which she whispered to Santa prior to Christmas Eve this year.

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Insurance representative finds her job rewarding

Just more than two years ago, Yesenia Godinez was working as a receptionist for Bryan Robison State Farm Insurance in Sunnyside.


    County updates surplus policy

    In action this past Tuesday, Yakima County commissioners approved a move to update the county’s policy for disposal of surplus property – other than real estate – valued at less than $5,000.

    Port approves pay increases

    Following a 20-minute executive session on Tuesday of this week, Port of Sunnyside commissioners approved pay raises to take effect in 2015.

    Parenting classes set

    Sign-ups for “Strong Families” winter classes are now being taken.

    Livestock assessment fee approved by WSDA

    Washington State Department of Agriculture Director Bud Hover last week approved several rules designed to enhance the state’s ability to protect livestock, including adopting a fee to pay for an animal disease traceability system that will go into operation next year.