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Congressional art contest

The annual Congressional high school art competition attracted 10 entries from Central Washington’s Fourth Congressional District.

Candidate filing week May 11-15

While 2015 may be an off-year election for state and national positions, the local positions to be filled could have a major impact on the day-to-day lives of voters.

Youngster struck, killed by motorist

A 6-year-old Mabton boy was struck by a pick-up truck – and died – yesterday afternoon. Law enforcement officials have not yet disclosed the name of the youngster.

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Back yard forest

Not able to see the forest for the trees comes to mind when looking at these shaggy mane mushrooms blooming in the back yard of a Sunnyside home.

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Port of Sunnyside to sell excess water to irrigation districts

Noting the Yakima Valley is experiencing a drought this year, the Port of Sunnyside commissioners last night authorized Port Director Jay Hester to sell the port’s excess water to the local irrigation districts.