Outlook school chili feed on tap for next Tuesday
OUTLOOK – Outlook Elementary School will host its annual
chili feed next Tuesday, April 11.
The 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. fundraiser is open to all community
Hastings to speak at Grandview chamber meeting
GRANDVIEW – Congressman Doc Hastings (R-Pasco) will be the
guest speaker at the Grandview Chamber of Commerce’s Tuesday, April 11,
The noon to 1 p.m. luncheon meeting will be held at Bethany
Presbyterian Church. Those chamber members who plan to attend are asked to RSVP
by this Friday, April 7 (882-2100).
I-82 construction to delay traffic
UNION GAP – I-82 between Union Gap and Yakima is restricted
to one lane in each direction today (April 4), and on Wednesday, April 5, that
stretch of freeway will be restricted to one lane for westbound traffic.
Thursday, April 6, weather permitting, all four interchange
ramps in that area will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. while construction
crews prepare to widen the ramps. Travelers are asked to choose an alternate
route to and from SR-24 and I-82 during these times.
“The challenge of improving the on and off ramps from SR-24
to I-82, near Nob Hill Boulevard, is to accomplish the work without causing
major traffic delays,” said Don Whitehouse of the state transportation
Kuney Construction Company is trying to meet the challenge
by working on major elements of the ramp reconstruction at night to minimize