Could hop-tying crew set world record? Maybe
Carpenter Ranch co-owner Craig Carpenter is so impressed with the work of one particular hop-twining crew that he recently posted a video on Facebook of these human whirlwinds.
Yakima County investigators review death of Moon Martin
The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an inmate in the county jail.
Teacher flies in from Michigan for performance
Sunnyside Christian High School music students John and Arie Prins found it a little strange to have their band teacher in the classroom Wednesday.
Ash condensed further away from volcano
Gladie Nagamitsu vividly remembers when noon turned to midnight and the sky started raining down on her tiny farming town 37 years ago today, the day Mount St. Helens erupted.
Goldendale lawmaker’s bill becomes law
A Goldendale lawmaker’s bill expanding the ability to prosecute voyeurism was signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Jay Inslee.
Week of May 22 to May 26
A John Deere tractor sits among a vineyard of concord grapes earlier this week off of East Allen Road.
The Eagle and Plow Horse Heaven Hills Race in the Vineyard is set for 10 a.m. Saturday at Mercer Estates, 15 Peterson Ranch Road.
The Sunnyside High School fastpitch season has ended with a 0-19 loss to West Valley (Yakima) in a playoff game.
Finishing at the South Central Athletic Conference-West Sub-district tournament on Tuesday, Zillah advanced seven players and Granger six to the conference’s District tennis tournament at Connell this weekend.
Four Greyhounds, no Mustangs stay alive
It will be do or die today for the four Grandview Greyhounds remain in the 2A prep district tennis tournament at East Valley.
A Memorial Day observance will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the Mabton Cemetery, under the direction of the Mabton veterans.
Week of May 22 to May 26
An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 26 at the Granger High School, 315 Mentzer Ave.
The end-of-the-year district parent event, “Together We Can” will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on June 1, at Compass High School, 913 W. Second St.
All affected by the cave-in of the tunnel at the PUREX facility in Hanford Site are in our thoughts and prayers.
The column written by Tom Purcell, titled “Mothers are the key to all that’s good,” was so wonderfully written. It gave me all the good fuzzy feelings us moms so thoroughly enjoy.
The rise of cloud computing is forcing policymakers to take a long overdue look at the limits of privacy in cyberspace, just how far the U.S. government can go in invading it and what the rules should to be.
Yesterday’s departure of our Goss Community press was a bittersweet moment for those of us in the newspaper industry.
It’s time to put the winter of 2016-17 behind us and do a little deep cleaning around our Lower Yakima Valley neighborhoods.
I wish every child could be blessed to have a mother like mine.