Citing alleged inappropriate sexual contact with a patient, the Washington State Department of Health has suspended Sunnyside physician Muhammad Ayub's medical license indefinitely.December 30, 2005 midnight read more..
Throughout the rest of the school year the Sunnyside Recreation and Community Center is giving kids the chance to participate in a program that teaches them healthy eating habits and helps improve hand-eye coordination.December 29, 2005 midnight read more..
RICHLAND - The Lower Valley has long been a hotbed for producing quality prep wrestlers. This year is no exception.December 29, 2005 midnight read more..
RICHLAND - Grandview wrestlers Fernando Godinez at 130 lbs. and Shay Seimears at 140 lbs. each captured individual titles to help the Grandview wrestling team win the team title at the Handford Winter Cup tournament Wednesday.December 29, 2005 midnight read more..
Grandview quarterback Brandon Artz was named the 2A all-state quarterback in a recent announcement by the Associated Press.December 29, 2005 midnight read more..
Although studies show that motor vehicle crashes are the single largest killer of children 4-8 years old, many parents in the Yakima Valley are not using the booster seats that could mean the difference between life and death.December 29, 2005 midnight read more..
Dorris Kresse, manager of US Bank in Sunnyside, was recently named a US Bank Five Star Volunteer award winner, an honor that puts $1,000 into the treasury of the organization to which she volunteers.December 28, 2005 midnight read more..
Yakima County residents will be watching their gas tax dollars at work on local highways and byways in the state's recently announced 2006-08 road funding package.December 28, 2005 midnight read more..
Michael Rodriguez, 25, was caught up at 2 a.m. this morning by Yakima police in a net cast by Sunnyside police following the shooting death last Saturday, Christmas Eve, of Rosendo Barron Hernandez, 29, of Sunnyside.December 27, 2005 midnight read more..
The two roommates of a 27-year-old man, who was killed at a Sunnyside rental home at 1713 Guernsey Street yesterday (Thursday) morning, are being sought as witnesses, according to Det. Sgt. Jeff Cunningham of the Sunnyside Police Department.December 23, 2005 midnight read more..
Does Sunnyside have enough recreational demand for an RV Park?December 23, 2005 midnight read more..
The second of five performers in the 2005-06 Lower Valley Community Concert series will take center stage at the Sunnyside High School auditorium Tuesday, Jan. 10.December 23, 2005 midnight read more..
Vacationing Sunnysiders had their home in the 1500 block of East North Avenue broken into. The burglary was reported at 12:28 p.m. yesterday (Wednesday) by a relative who had been checking on the residence. No information was available as to what was taken in the burglary.December 22, 2005 midnight read more..
WestFarm Foods, site of Darigold's Dairy Fair on Alexander Road, will expand cheese production at its plant in the new year.December 22, 2005 midnight read more..
Each quarter, Yakima Valley Community College recognizes outstanding academic achievement by placing students on the President or Dean's list. Each student who meets the criteria of the specific designations receives a letter and certificate acknowledging the award and a notation will be placed in the student's permanent transcript.December 22, 2005 midnight read more..
One day you're caught up in the rush of balancing a working career with being wife to a husband of 14 years and mother to a 10-year-old daughter and a Boy Scout of 13, and then an unwelcome surprise hits you like a bolt out of the blue.December 22, 2005 midnight read more..
With only three Sunnyside School Board members in attendance, and two being new members Miguel Puente and Rocky Simmons, Superintendent Rick Cole made a presentation Tuesday night to the board about their role as school board directors.December 21, 2005 midnight read more..
The front tires were removed from a car parked in the 2000 block of East Lincoln Avenue. The owner, a Mabton resident, reported the loss to Sunnyside police yesterday (Tuesday) at 4:06 p.m., telling them the car had been left on the Sunnyside street overnight because it was low on gas.December 21, 2005 midnight read more..
About a year ago at this time, Sunnyside Rotarian Leroy Ganser made the same trek Roughrider Teddy Roosevelt, then president of the United States, took in December 1905.December 20, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - With little discussion, the Grandview City Council approved Monday an increase in the water re-connect fee for non-paying customers.December 20, 2005 midnight read more..
Singling out one player who keyed Sunnyside's 77-63 victory over visiting Connell is tough to do, considering the great team effort the Grizzlies put forth last Saturday night. But if you had to choose one, that honor would go to senior Derrick Simmons.December 19, 2005 midnight read more..
The City of Sunnyside is in the process of a $15 million upgrade of its wastewater treatment plant.December 19, 2005 midnight read more..
Rocky Simmons has lived in Sunnyside all his life.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
Scheduled to take the oath of office next month, Sunnyside City Councilman-elect Bruce Epps wants city government to focus on police and fire protection.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
PROSSER - A program luncheon entitled "Slip into the New Year" will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, at The Barn Restaurant at 490 Wine Country Road in Prosser.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
Perception and appearance are the two words that pop up repeatedly in a conversation with newly elected Sunnyside City Councilman Bill Gant.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Sunnyside was just 2-of-8 from the free throw line Thursday night as the Lady Grizzlies fell 52-49 to West Valley in their last-ever Mid-Valley League opener.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
Pat Bailey, assistant manager, administration at Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District, received the prestigious Washington State Water Resources Association Water Leadership Award at the association's annual conference in Spokane, Nov. 30-Dec. 2.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
Carol Stone got a jump start ahead of the other two newcomers elected to the Sunnyside City Council this past November. Her opponent, incumbent Bruce Ricks, abandoned his position early to let her be seated as soon as the General Election results declared her the overwhelming winner.December 16, 2005 midnight read more..
A plastic gas can was found at a 1:20 a.m. fire this morning in an unoccupied house at 923 Lincoln Avenue, according to Sunnyside Fire Chief Aaron Markham.December 14, 2005 midnight read more..
When you've been treating members of the animal kingdom for 40 years for various ills, ailments and accidents, you've probably bumped into a few surprises along the way.December 14, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview City firefighters quickly knocked down a fire in a room at the Red Apple Motel in Grandview yesterday (Tuesday). Their speedy, four-minute response time to the 2:04 p.m. call helped confine the blaze to the one room in which the fire started.December 14, 2005 midnight read more..
PROSSER - Laughter, music and a crazy game in which presents passed from hand to hand were all part and parcel of the Lower Valley Christian Women's Club holiday meeting yesterday (Monday) in Prosser.December 13, 2005 midnight read more..
With radio, television and print media members in attendance Monday afternoon at Sunnyside's El Conquistador restaurant, law enforcement officials presented their vision for making roads safer in the Yakima Valley and statewide.December 13, 2005 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Thanks to a federal grant of $850,000 from the Bureau of Primary Health Care, uninsured kids in the Yakima Valley will have better access to health care.December 13, 2005 midnight read more..
MABTON - Some tough luck and sloppy play were enough to keep Mabton from winning its contest with the Moses Lake Christian Academy Lions last night. The Lions won 61-47 to hand the Vikings (1-0, 4-2) their second straight loss.December 13, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - "For three quarters we took a page out of Grandview's playbook and in the fourth quarter they ripped it out of our hands," Sunnyside boys basketball coach Steve Urrutia said of his team's closer-than-it-looks 85-64 loss at Grandview Friday.December 12, 2005 midnight read more..
VANCOUVER - For Sunnyside, a pair of sophomores - Isaac Romero and J.T. Gonzalez - and junior Ricardo Rivera brought home top honors this past Saturday from the Skyview Invitational.December 12, 2005 midnight read more..
As part of an ongoing project, Sierra Engineering is set to have Lang Drilling start work on its second natural gas well north of Sunnyside Dec. 19.December 12, 2005 midnight read more..
Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-Sunnyside) responded to last Thursday's news conference highlighting her supplemental budget priorities by vowing to hold Gov. Gregoire to her word. Newhouse, however, said he was pleased to hear the governor compare the state budget to a family budget - something Republicans have done for years.December 12, 2005 midnight read more..
Hastings 'disappointed' with agreementDecember 12, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Despite not having senior Talia Spini for most of this past Friday night's game, who was nursing an injury and only played briefly, the Lady Grizzlies dominated from start to finish against the Grandview Greyhounds, winning 57-29.December 12, 2005 midnight read more..
BUCKLEY - For being the only 2A school at the White River Classic this past Saturday, Grandview Coach Jeff Sevigny was pleased with how his team finished.December 12, 2005 midnight read more..
Donnie Marbut has played a lot of positions in his life: point guard, quarterback, defensive back and second baseman, just to name a few.December 8, 2005 midnight read more..
A traditional holiday dance performance will be given a new twist in Sunnyside this weekend. "We will be doing a production of The Nutcracker All Jazzed Up," said Teri Lain, studio manager for Martin's School of Dance.December 8, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANGER - Last Friday, the Granger Fire Department received a grant of $49,081 from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.December 8, 2005 midnight read more..
Take one college graduate, shake him up at a job interview and send him off to a small town when he was intending to make it big in a big town and what do you get?December 7, 2005 midnight read more..
Outscoring Sunnyside 45-15 in the second half, the Hermiston Bulldogs rallied for a 78-49 non-league victory over the Grizzly boys basketball team last night.December 7, 2005 midnight read more..
BICKLETON - The Lady Pirates hosted Tri-City Prep last night, losing 44-27.December 7, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Gaylene Tucker and Becky Ruppert of Consumers' Choice Insurance were selected as Grandview's "Volunteers of the Year" for 2005.December 6, 2005 midnight read more..
After the Knight's season opener Friday night against the Liberty Christian Patriots, two things were sure. The Knights won the game 50-40 and they have a lot of things to work on before they play again on Tuesday.December 6, 2005 midnight read more..
A pair of musical performances scheduled for this coming Thursday kick off the holiday concert season in the Sunnyside and Grandview public schools.December 6, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Gary Christensen, President of R.E. Powell Distributing, recently earned a Grandview Chamber of Commerce award for economic development.December 5, 2005 midnight read more..
Sunnyside police were dispatched to the business Totally Cellular on East Lincoln Avenue Sunday at 2:31 a.m. when the front door alarm was activated. The officers reported that they secured the door as best they could, but anyone could still walk in.December 5, 2005 midnight read more..
Before all's said and done this winter sports season, the hottest ticket in town may be the price of admission to a Sunnyside High School boys basketball game.December 5, 2005 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside Christian High School boys basketball team was hot from beyond the arc this past Friday night as the Knights (1-0) blew out Liberty Christian (0-1) 67-32.December 5, 2005 midnight read more..
The United Way of Yakima County has donated $150,000 to help the non-profit orgnization People for People open a call center to help residents find health, human and social services in the county.December 5, 2005 midnight read more..
TOPPENISH - All was glitter and glow inside the Toppenish Northern Pacific Depot Wednesday night at a preview of a three-day Toy Train Christmas event the Chamber of Commerce is co-sponsoring with the Toppenish Rail and Steam Museum.December 2, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Called a "role model for the city's youth," Mitch Fairchild was selected as Grandview's police officer of the year for 2005.December 2, 2005 midnight read more..
A 100th birthday party is old hat for Vera Massey of Grandview, who celebrated her 101st birthday Nov. 29 at a party given by the Grandview Health Care Center where she resides.December 1, 2005 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - After graduating just two seniors last year and winning a CWAC co-championship, Grandview's wrestling team is looking to repeat last season's success.December 1, 2005 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Last night's season opener for the Sunnyside High School wrestling team at the Eisenhower Takedown Tournament yielded a couple of surprises for the Grizzlies.December 1, 2005 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Eric Stanton, son of Sunnyside's former fire chief Jim Stanton, was named Grandview's firefighter of the year for 2005.December 1, 2005 midnight read more..