Beginning with the 2006-07 school year, the Sunnyside School District will offer a limited pre-school program.April 28, 2006 midnight read more..
Moxee resident Rand Elliott announced his intention in Sunnyside this morning to run for the #3 District seat for the Yakima County Commission.April 28, 2006 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside Daybreak Rotary, Noon Rotary and the Grandview Rotary Clubs came together and with a little help from Sunnyside City Manager Bob Stockwell and Sunnyside Police Chief Ed Radder, were able to collect close to 150 bicycles and several boxes of bicycle parts to donate to African countries.April 28, 2006 midnight read more..
MABTON - Mabton's Invitational track and field meet yesterday was played out under sunny skies with the Lady Vikings winning a second place team trophy with 112 points.April 28, 2006 midnight read more..
Lower Valley supporters of immigration reform are being asked to join a car caravan Monday, May 1, that will begin at Grandview and end at Miller Park in Yakima, where a peaceful march and rally will take place at 4 p.m.April 28, 2006 midnight read more..
It may not be water into wine, but turning canola seed into fuel, and cattle waste into electricity are modern miracles that brought a federal official to two Lower Valley farms yesterday.April 28, 2006 midnight read more..
An annual plant sale that could not only fill your garden but also just might entice one to join the Sunnyside Garden Club will be held this weekend.April 27, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Allison Grow has been around the Junior Miss program in Grandview for most of her life and had an older sibling that held the title, so it's only fitting the 17-year-old junior at Grandview High School now holds the title of Grandview's Junior Miss.April 26, 2006 midnight read more..
WEST VALLEY - A warm sunny day at the West Valley track and field meet yesterday (Tuesday) was great for Bickleton's jumpers and throwers, but harder on distance runners.April 26, 2006 midnight read more..
MABTON - An explosion at the plate, as well as a couple of nifty pitching performances by Zach Peralez and Tommy Bonewell, led to the Mabton High School baseball team claiming a pair of 8-3 and 16-6 victories over the visiting Klickitat Vandals yesterday afternoon.April 26, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - John Hammers has tackled so many jobs in his 62 years he says he doesn't expect anyone to believe him.April 25, 2006 midnight read more..
That was a smile a mile wide that Dr. Rick Cole was wearing yesterday.April 25, 2006 midnight read more..
OTHELLO - A second place finish at yesterday's CWAC South golf match at Othello propelled the Grandview Greyhounds to the No. 2 spot in the league standings.April 25, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - After spending 26 of her 29 years as an educator in the Grandview School District, Sue Johnson will retire at the end of this school year.April 25, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANGER - Mayor David Leach of Granger unveiled the first Rattlesnake Hills Tourist Trail information sign in Granger last Friday morning. On site to help him was Mayor Bill Rogers of Toppenish, Mayor Jesse Farias of Wapato and Mayor Gary Clark of Zillah. Shirley Puryear, chairperson of Rattlesnake Hills Tourist Trail, was also on hand.April 24, 2006 midnight read more..
A local boy has grown up and is trying to break into the movie-making business.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
Calling all "psalmists, praisers and intercessors"-Regner and Delia Capener are looking for you.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
Daneill Gonzalez is already a big sister but if she is named Miss Cinco de Mayo April 28, she would like to take it a step further.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
QUINCY - In a non-league tennis match last night, the Sunnyside boys and girls teams dominated in 5-0 victories over Quincy.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
Sunnyside police have recovered stolen property and this past Wednesday arrested five young men, ranging in age from 16 to 18.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
New life was breathed into the Black Rock Reservoir proposal today when Port of Sunnyside commissioners inked an agreement with officials from the Yakima Basin Storage Alliance.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Scoreless for 21 consecutive innings, the Grandview baseball team broke out the bats in a big way yesterday for a 9-4 home victory over Othello.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview tennis teams rolled on Thursday, recording their second consecutive sweep with identical 4-1 wins in both girls and boys play, this time over Toppenish.April 21, 2006 midnight read more..
After years of threatening and being coaxed not to, Dr. Arthur Clevenger has retired from the Sunnyside Community Hospital Board of Directors.April 20, 2006 midnight read more..
CHENEY - When Tanner Johnston played for the Grandview High School football team he didn't have lofty ambitions of playing the sport later in life.April 20, 2006 midnight read more..
Although barrel tasting at wineries in the Yakima Valley will get underway the weekend of April 28, Rattlesnake Hills Wineries are getting a jump on the spring event by beginning its barrel tasting this weekend.April 19, 2006 midnight read more..
BURBANK - The Mabton Vikings made their mark at the SCAC track and field meet yesterday, April 18, at Burbank with times that would have put them into 15 top three finishing spots, if B League teams could rack up points in A League meets.April 19, 2006 midnight read more..
It was a little late in the process, but the Sunnyside School District qualified for the additional footage funding needed for the eighth grade wing for Sierra Vista Middle School, the district's newest school now under construction near Washout Road.April 18, 2006 midnight read more..
-Golf 'fore' Life May 20th-April 14, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - As the organizers continue to make plans for a two-day Relay for Life in Grandview in May, they have decided to set up a special camp ground for those who have been engaged in the battle with cancer.April 14, 2006 midnight read more..
Mike Wallace, a current candidate for the Yakima County Commissioner District 3 seat, spoke at yesterday's Lower Valley Association of Realtors meeting held in the basement of Banner Bank in Sunnyside.April 13, 2006 midnight read more..
Last year in Sunnyside there were 486 reports of child abuse, according to the Sunnyside Children's Administration Staff, which is taking a step this Saturday to raise public awareness of child abuse and its prevention.April 13, 2006 midnight read more..
While the Columbia-Burbank track and field meet had to be a screaming disappointment to the Mabton Vikings, it can only be chalked up as a learning experience for the boys' and girls' team, neither of which scored points in the five-school meet April 11.April 13, 2006 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview School Board Monday evening approved the hiring of Pam Noel as a Grandview High summer school administrator. Noel held this position before and did an excellent job working with the students, teachers and parents, according to Minerva Morales, director of federal/state programs and curriculum.April 12, 2006 midnight read more..
CHENEY - The Sunnyside 'Lil Grapplers capped off a successful 2006 season at the Jason Crawford Memorial Tournament by winning five State titles and bringing home eight runner-up finishes and eight third place performances.April 11, 2006 midnight read more..
TOPPENISH - Getting a good dose of playing in the rain this past weekend at a tournament near Bellingham, Sunnyside High School sophomore Justin Bos wasn't bothered yesterday by the wet conditions at a Mid-Valley League POD match at Toppenish's Mt. Adams Country Club.April 11, 2006 midnight read more..
ELLENSBURG - Unable to make a 9-4 lead stand up this past Saturday, the Sunnyside High School baseball team is still in search of its first Mid-Valley League victory.April 10, 2006 midnight read more..
If Rosie Lopez becomes Sunnyside's Miss Cinco de Mayo, she wants to help immigrants better adjust to the American way of life.April 7, 2006 midnight read more..
Sunnyside is one of 63 communities that are holding town hall meetings as a state-wide effort to increase awareness of under-age drinking.April 7, 2006 midnight read more..
MABTON - Members of the Mabton High School drill team are going to be busy in the coming weeks. The squad has arranged several fundraisers, so team members will be able to attend the Thunderbird Dance Camp in Portland, Ore. the first of July.April 7, 2006 midnight read more..
Truth be told, the Sunnyside Grizzlies had already circled the wagons Wednesday afternoon in hopes of averting a massacre.April 6, 2006 midnight read more..
Last year new legislation was enacted requiring people to seek advice from a credit counseling service before being able to file for bankruptcy.April 6, 2006 midnight read more..
How can a Sunnyside chiropractor on a business trip to Los Angeles end up eating grubs and pig snouts as a contestant on Fear Factor?April 5, 2006 midnight read more..
OUTLOOK - Yakima County will get a better idea of how much it will cost to rehabilitate Outlook's water and sewer systems.April 5, 2006 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Facing state-caliber opponents, the Sunnyside track team made its mark during the annual Holder Relays, held this past Saturday at Eisenhower High School's Zaepfel Stadium.April 3, 2006 midnight read more..
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Washington state and Lower Valley Crisis and Support Services will be conducting a sexual assault awareness project this Thursday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Centennial Square Gazebo in downtown Sunnyside.April 3, 2006 midnight read more..