EVERETT - Prosser High School's run to the State 2A football championship game tomorrow is hard earned, but there is a chink in the mighty Mustang resume.November 30, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - After 17 years at the Bleyhl Community Library, Carole Lange has made her last phone calls to remind patrons to return books.November 29, 2007 midnight read more..
Jeff Bender, the golf pro at Black Rock Creek Golf Course between Sunnyside and Grandview, has been recognized the last three years as a junior golf leader in the PGA's Central Washington chapter.November 29, 2007 midnight read more..
Computerized medical records are improving patient safety and giving doctors and nurses more time to care for their patients.November 28, 2007 midnight read more..
MABTON - The style of basketball that Coach Mike Roettger displayed for Lady Viking fans last night isn't what they'll be seeing the rest of this season.November 28, 2007 midnight read more..
Coming off an eighth place finish at the 2A State Basketball Tournament last season, the Grandview Greyhounds opened the 2007-08 year last night at the Sunnyside basketball jamboree by beating Wapato and then the host Grizzlies.November 28, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside High School girls basketball team kicked off its 2007-08 Columbia Basin League season at home last night with a jamboree that pitted the Lady Grizzlies against the Prosser Mustangs and the Sunnyside Christian Knights.November 27, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside Schools Superintendent Dr. Rick Cole told state legislators last night that 25 percent of his district's 2008 senior class will not graduate because of struggles with the WASL.November 27, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside Gang Resistance And Education Training Police Officer Melissa Rodriguez takes her job to heart, even if it means digging into her own pockets to show three little girls how fun it is to be pampered.November 26, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview Police Officer Scott Ames received two prestigious awards from Grandview's American Legion Fred E. Hayes Post 57 on Nov. 11 during a Veteran's Day banquet.November 26, 2007 midnight read more..
A $750,000 dental clinic expansion at 1721 E. Lincoln Ave. in Sunnyside paced new construction in the city during the month of October.November 23, 2007 midnight read more..
Spokane's Nick Powell bested the 45-bowler field at this past Sunday's Central Washington Open, hosted by Valley Lanes in Sunnyside.November 21, 2007 midnight read more..
During an appearance in Yakima County Superior Court yesterday (Tuesday), Sunnyside's Zacharias Cavasos plead guilty to second degree murder. As part of a plea agreement, a charge for second degree unlawful possession of a firearm was dropped.November 21, 2007 midnight read more..
IDAHO - Halloween is taking on a new meaning for Layne Linder of Outlook.November 21, 2007 midnight read more..
MABTON - Christmas came early for the Mabton Fire Department last week. The department learned it will receive $31,194 from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.November 21, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - For years and years Yakima Valley residents have heard Frank Allec on the radio. Now they have a chance of being sold a car by him.November 20, 2007 midnight read more..
Dance teams and their supporters from Richland, Quincy and Pasco trekked to the Sunnyside High School gym this past Saturday to participate in a regional dance competition hosted by the Grizzliettes and organized by the captain of the team herself, Alyssa Longoria.November 19, 2007 midnight read more..
It may have been held at the Mini Mall, but there was nothing mini about Sunnyside Community Hospital's Festival of Trees this past Friday. Hundreds filled the storefront on Sunnyside's downtown Sixth Street for food, wine, music and, of course, Christmas trees.November 19, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Washington Grape Society hosted its annual meeting this past Thursday and Friday, featuring keynote speaker Kelly Lentz of Mendocino Wine Company.November 19, 2007 midnight read more..
Sophomore Sarasa Partida definitely had it going on yesterday for the home team, but it was visiting Wenatchee's superior team depth that stole the show.November 16, 2007 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Yakima Valley Community Foundation awarded $325,000 in grants to 16 Yakima County nonprofit organizations yesterday in Yakima. Grant amounts ranged from $2,500 to $40,000.November 15, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside City Council approved the recommendations of the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee at last night's council meeting. The move will give $80,000 to four groups in Sunnyside promoting tourism.November 14, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - McClure Elementary School Principal Jose Rivera explained to the Grandview School Board last night the new discipline program to be implemented at Grandview elementary schools in January.November 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Despite a match best 287 two-game series from Sunnyside sophomore Ileana Martinez, the Lady Grizzly bowling team sustained a 2-1/2 to 1-1/2 points loss to the visiting Selah Vikings yesterday afternoon.November 14, 2007 midnight read more..
MABTON - Likening his city to a "war zone" during Independence Day related festivities, resident Glenn Edwin "Ed" Barnett appealed to City Council members at their regularly scheduled meeting this past Tuesday night to find another alternative to setting off fireworks in Mabton.November 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Abel Garcia always knew he wanted to have his own business, he just didn't realize that business would be in retail.November 13, 2007 midnight read more..
A total of 10 students at Sunnyside's Harrison Middle School, half of them seventh graders, earned 4.0 grade point averages for the first quarter of the 2007-08 academic year.November 13, 2007 midnight read more..
The temporary home grandstands set up at Sunnyside High School's Clem Senn Field are here to stay for at least the next two years.November 13, 2007 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - The trophy case at Sunnyside Christian High School is filled to the brim with State basketball tournament trophies. They'll have to be bunched a bit tighter together to make room for the school's first ever State volleyball tourney trophy, snagged last Friday by second year Coach Tammy Bangs and her Lady Knights.November 12, 2007 midnight read more..
MABTON - Mabton City Council members spent last Friday night pouring over a draft of the 2008 municipal budget, trying to eliminate or reduce expenditures to make up for the fact that projected revenues fall short by about $200,000.November 12, 2007 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Washington's top ranked 1B Tekoa-Oakesdale Nighthawks dispatched the Sunnyside Christian girls volleyball team in the opening round of the State tournament yesterday, but the Lady Knights kept their trophy hopes alive by defeating the Crescent Loggers.November 9, 2007 midnight read more..
Little to no changes are evident in the latest update of this past Tuesday's election results.November 9, 2007 midnight read more..
Senator Jim Honeyford and Representatives Dan Newhouse and Bruce Chandler were the featured guest speakers at a Republican Club meeting held this morning (Friday) at the Sunny Spot cafe. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the 2008 legislative session.November 9, 2007 midnight read more..
Abandoned at age three and consigned to an orphanage near Chicago, Ill. for 14 years, Rob Mitchell knows how it feels to be cast aside.November 9, 2007 midnight read more..
For history buffs or those interested in finding out more about the state of Washington, Terra Northwest: Interpreting People and Place can provide a good beginning.November 9, 2007 midnight read more..
Long before the MRSA (pronounced MUR-suh) infection was making headlines around the country, Sunnyside Community Hospital was already working hard on infection control and patient and employee safety.November 9, 2007 midnight read more..
Dr. Tim Thompson, a practicing chiropractor in Sunnyside, is no stranger to pushing his body to the limit.November 8, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside voters ushered out the last remnants of the old guard yesterday, as political newcomer Thomas Gehlen has apparently defeated long-time Councilman Ed Prilucik.November 7, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - A Grandview teenager was arrested yesterday after bringing a gun to Compass High School.November 7, 2007 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside City Council heard from the city's public works, police and fire departments at a 2008 budget meeting held last night, and were told the city planned on raising water rates by 6 percent and sewer rates by 15 percent.November 7, 2007 midnight read more..
Because of the generosity of local community residents, the book drop-off box in front of the Daily Sun News office often is filled to capacity.November 6, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - After an hour of deliberation, the Grandview City Council voted itself a raise for the first time in 10 years.November 6, 2007 midnight read more..
Veronica Ayala, the young mother of six children, was on the right path to getting her life back in order when she was murdered this past July. Now, her mother, Diane Cantu of Sunnyside, finds herself caring for Ayala's children, ages 7 to 2, while still coming to grips with the fact that her daughter's alleged killer, Eric Flores, is still on the loose.November 5, 2007 midnight read more..
Thanks to their defensive efforts, the Grizzlies' football team overcame a slow start and pulled away for a 35-13 win against the Rogers Pirates this past Friday.November 5, 2007 midnight read more..
A family member's life threatening food allergy is motivating Theresa Hancock to push for legislation establishing a statewide policy to manage the risk of allergy and anaphylaxis in schools.November 2, 2007 midnight read more..
OTHELLO - State-playoff bound Othello showed why it's headed to the 2A football big dance in a 49-0 win over Grandview High School last night.November 2, 2007 midnight read more..
In the hit movie Dumb and Dumber, Jim Carey's character asks a beautiful young lady where she's from. Her answer, Austria.November 1, 2007 midnight read more..
Transformation Sunnyside will host international speaker and author Ed Silvoso of Market Place Ministries this coming Saturday and Sunday at two venues. Both presentations are open to the public.November 1, 2007 midnight read more..