Taking advantage of irrigation water being shut off in the Lower Valley, both the Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District and the Roza Irrigation District are using this time to make improvements to their existing canals and perform maintenance.December 31, 2007 midnight read more..
SHORELINE - The Sunnyside Christian High School Lady Knights claimed victory over Shoreline Christian this past Friday night, 54-45, during a holiday tournament hosted by the Seattle-area school.December 31, 2007 midnight read more..
SEATTLE - Sunnyside Christian abandoned its zone defense yesterday and switched back to man-coverage in the fourth quarter. The end result was a 49-46 victory over Bellevue Christian in the opening round of a holiday hoop tournament hosted by Shoreline Christian High School.December 28, 2007 midnight read more..
SEATTLE - Unable to break Napavine's 1-2-2 full-court press, the Mabton High School girls basketball team fell to the Tigers, 50-44, yesterday afternoon in the finals of a holiday hoop tournament hosted by Seattle Christian High School.December 28, 2007 midnight read more..
OUTLOOK - The well that is serving Outlook Elementary School's water needs will be punched deeper during the holiday break, in an effort to reach an aquifer that has lower nitrate levels.December 24, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside High School senior Gibby Briones received an Honorable Mention selection to the Associated Press All-State 3A football team.December 24, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside Seventh Day Adventist Church on Lincoln Avenue in Sunnyside had a living nativity for the public to enjoy recently. There was three scenes for the public to enjoy, a campsite with the tree wisemen, the manger scene and a scene with the inn-keeper telling everyone the inn is full.December 24, 2007 midnight read more..
About four years ago, Dairy Fair Manager Tami Silva looked at Karen Friend and said, "You'd make a perfect Mrs. Claus." After all, Friend is gifted with naturally gorgeous grey hair, and she even wears glasses. All she needed was a Mrs. Claus outfit.December 24, 2007 midnight read more..
Say hello to the CWAC, Grizzly sports fans.December 21, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview High School boys basketball team used a strong first half to jump out to a lead against the Ellensburg Bulldogs and then held on to cruise to a 51-38 win.December 21, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview High School girls basketball team shocked Ellensburg with a 17-11 first quarter run. But it was the visiting Bulldogs who held the final upper hand as their all-everything player Kayla Standish poured in 27 points in a 64-48 win over Grandview.December 21, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside School District will ask voters on Feb. 19, 2008 to consider extending a maintenance and operations levy already on the books for another four years. That's according to a measure passed last night by the Sunnyside School Board.December 21, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside residents recently may have noticed a different face behind the counter at the Sunnyside Post Office.December 21, 2007 midnight read more..
OUTLOOK - As parents and students finished the last remains of their dinner Tuesday night, Outlook Elementary School Principal Robert Bowman rose up to speak.December 20, 2007 midnight read more..
A new cellular tower has been installed in Sunnyside by U.S. Cellular, which should increase coverage for users in and around the city.December 20, 2007 midnight read more..
Columbia Winery is going where the grapes are, moving all of its winemaking and bottling operations from Woodinville to a spot about 10 miles north of Sunnyside.December 19, 2007 midnight read more..
Rafael Pantoja, a Sunnyside resident, entered an Alford plea yesterday morning (Monday) in Yakima County Superior Court.December 18, 2007 midnight read more..
Teens from Sunnyside, Grandview and Granger can find themselves bringing in the New Year at the annual Midnight Live event at Sunnyside High School Monday, Dec. 31.December 14, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - What was beginning to appear to be a winning night against the Toppenish Wildcats last night ended in a disappointing loss for Grandview High School's wrestling team.December 14, 2007 midnight read more..
With the Lower Valley experiencing early snowfall for the first time in a few years and experts calling for a wet winter, the cities of Sunnyside and Grandview have prepared themselves to keep the roads safe.December 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside's Dr. Jack Hale, an eye physician, was recognized this past Wednesday by the Mid-Valley Providers Consortium for his efforts in helping give the gift of sight to Artz-Fox Elementary School student Ivan Torres.December 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Construction on the remodeling and expansion of the emergency department at Sunnyside Community Hospital finished Tuesday of this week and an open house was held last night to celebrate the completion.December 13, 2007 midnight read more..
Imagine the pressure of having your day-to-day work videotaped, then explaining that work to a national board.December 13, 2007 midnight read more..
RICHLAND - A pair of Lower Yakima Valley bowlers who for numerous years have called Sunnyside's Valley Lanes their home away from home, collected top honors last Sunday at a Central Washington doubles tournament hosted by Richland's Atomic Bowl.December 13, 2007 midnight read more..
With assistance from the Grandview Police Department, Sunnyside police took Pablo Palencia, 22, into custody.December 13, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside Firefighter Josh Roe, acting in capacity as president of the International Association of Firefighters Local 3542, addressed the city council at last Monday's meeting about the proposed freeze in the cost of living allowance for firefighters.December 12, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside High School leadership class has adopted all fifth graders in the school district in an effort to open their eyes to alcohol and drug use. Surprisingly, the fifth graders know much more about those evils than the prep students thought they would.December 11, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club slipped off their service club hats and exchanged them with those of the Sunnyside School Board in a little exercise arranged by Sunnyside School Superintendent Dr. Rick Cole on Monday.December 11, 2007 midnight read more..
A motorist trying to cross the railroad tracks near Fourth Street and Edison Avenue in Sunnyside last Friday was hit by a train.December 10, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANGER - The Mabton High School wrestling team competed in a dual meet last Friday in Granger, tying Onalaska and then beating Ki-Be in two non-league meets.December 10, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview High School thespians are ready to take center stage, presenting a dramatic play called "Flowers for Algernon."December 7, 2007 midnight read more..
The Washington State Department of Agriculture has moved its office from downtown Grandview to Sunnyside, inside the Department of Social Health Services at the Mid-Valley Mall.December 7, 2007 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Washington State Governor hopeful Dino Rossi held a rally in Yakima last night (Wednesday) and encouraged his supporters to help him change the culture in Olympia.December 6, 2007 midnight read more..
A rough start last night against the Walla Walla Blue Devils made it difficult for the Sunnyside High School boys basketball team to dig themselves out of a hole. The Grizzlies' attempt fell short as Sunnyside lost its third straight game of the season, 68-41 to the visiting Blue Devils.December 5, 2007 midnight read more..
Before parents buy that video game their children are begging for, the Entertainment Software Rating Board encourages them to check the rating on the front of the packaging.December 5, 2007 midnight read more..
MABTON - An extremely effective box-and-one defense on Riverside Christian's Madison Hahn allowed the Mabton High School girls basketball team to claim a 56-47 victory in the Lady Vikings' season opener last night.December 5, 2007 midnight read more..
Imagine leaving a long-time abusive environment with merely the clothes on your back.December 3, 2007 midnight read more..