Tuesday, October 18, 2005
Pearl Hughes Guild to meet Friday, Oct. 21
A report from Joyce Carter on how calendar sales are
progressing will highlight the Friday, Oct. 21, meeting of the Pearl Hughes
Guild of Children's Hospital and Medical Center.
Friday's meeting at Sunnyside's Sunny Spot Restaurant will
begin at 11:30 a.m.
The Children's Hospital calendars are currently available
for purchase at Neva's Beauty Salon and Scissor City. All proceeds from
calendar sales will be sent to Children's Hospital and Medical Center in
This Friday's hostess gift will be provided by Bernice
Nederhood. Also on Friday, plans for the guild's annual Christmas party will be
made. Traditionally, guild members contribute to a toy fund for hospitalized
Business owners roundtable
set for Nov. 3
YAKIMA - Local business owners will have an opportunity to
discuss a variety of issues with executives of the Washington State Department
of Revenue at a business roundtable scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 3, from 9:30
a.m. to noon at the Red Lion Hotel Yakima Center.
The state agency is hosting roundtable discussions across
the state to gather input from taxpayers on topics including agency programs,
communication tools, policies and procedures. Feedback will be used in
developing the Department of Revenue's strategic plan.
Attendance at the Nov. 3 roundtable is by pre-registration
‘Walk to Remember’
set for Oct. 22
GRANDVIEW - The third annual "Walk to Remember," a
gathering to honor and remember babies who were lost due to miscarriage,
stillbirth or neonatal death, will be held this coming Saturday, Oct. 22, in
Saturday's walk, during National Pregnancy and Infant Loss
Awareness Month, will be held at Grandview's Dykstra Park. Registration will
begin at 9:30 a.m., with the walk to commence a half hour later.
Organizers say the walk is open to all who would like to
in I-82 accident
GRANDVIEW - An elderly couple from Kennewick and their
56-year-old daughter were injured yesterday afternoon when the car they were in
rolled down an embankment on I-82.
WSP troopers report that Lyle H. Dahlin, 76, of Kennewick
was the driver of a 1996 Jeep Cherokee that was westbound on I-82 at about
12:45 p.m. Monday. The WSP said Dahlin, in an attempt to avoid a second
vehicle, changed lanes and lost control of the Jeep. The vehicle left I-82,
near milepost 73 outside of Grandview, and rolled down an embankment, coming to
rest on its top.
He, along with his wife, 78-year-old Gloria M. Dahlin of
Kennewick, and his daughter, 56-year-old Linda J. Mitchell of Kent, sustained
injuries. All three were transported to Sunnyside Community Hospital.
The Jeep Cherokee was totaled in the accident.