Janie Barbosa has been singing as long as she's been able to make noise.September 28, 2007 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Laws will be broken at Yakima's Capitol Theatre on Friday, Oct. 12, and Saturday, Oct. 13.September 28, 2007 midnight read more..
MABTON - A red-tailed hawk found in the Mabton area has tested positive for West Nile virus. It's the first infected dead bird found in Washington state this year.September 27, 2007 midnight read more..
In a relatively short period of time, two of Antassia Hammond's aspirations became a reality. First, she learned she'd been accepted to the Sunnyside Police Explorer program. Then she was crowned Miss Sunnyside.September 27, 2007 midnight read more..
RICHLAND - Jacob Rogers, Jordan Esqueda and Gracen Gonzalez all crossed the finish line ahead of the entire Hanford High School boys cross-country team to lead the Sunnyside Grizzlies to a 27-30 Columbia Basin League victory over the Falcons this past Tuesday.September 27, 2007 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Despite dropping a 91-69 decision to Kennewick Tuesday, four Sunnyside swimmers and its 400-yard freestyle relay team came away with victories.September 26, 2007 midnight read more..
BICKLETON - A community effort to restore Bickleton's carousel was honored on Friday, Sept. 14.September 26, 2007 midnight read more..
Gary Hutchins and Antonio Hidalgo topped the field this past Sunday in the annual President's Cup competition at Sunnyside's Black Rock Creek Golf Course.September 25, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - There were tears and more than a few smiles as L.J. and Ginger Emerson of Grandview spoke about their son Matt, an Army Specialist who died last week in Iraq.September 25, 2007 midnight read more..
In a surprise move last night at a special meeting of the Sunnyside City Council, city manager Bob Stockwell announced his retirement, effective immediatley.September 24, 2007 midnight read more..
RICHLAND - With 344 fishermen competing for the daily prize of the Big Bass award at the Wal-Mart FLW Western Division Series bass fishing tournament, Grandview's James Castillo earned the Big Bass prize last Wednesday and received $300.September 21, 2007 midnight read more..
PROSSER - Lower Valley skies will soon be filled with color. Next weekend the 18th annual Great Prosser Balloon Rally will be held, Sept. 28-30.September 21, 2007 midnight read more..
Free and fair trade is important to Washington state and is in the best interest of the United States. Economic opportunity improves everybody's standard of living, which is vital to world peace.September 21, 2007 midnight read more..
Early Tuesday morning a family of four was awakened by a man pounding on their door to warn them their house was on fire.September 19, 2007 midnight read more..
PROSSER - Guest speaker Joyce Wallace of Issaquah told the Lower Valley Christian Women's Club at its monthly meeting this past Monday that she often asks herself, "How good is good enough?"September 18, 2007 midnight read more..
The results are in from this year's Sunshine Days Parade, held this past Saturday.September 18, 2007 midnight read more..
In spite of a move from Eastway Center to East Lincoln Avenue in anticipation of an increase in customer base, Bernina Vacuum and Sewing Center has closed its doors.September 18, 2007 midnight read more..
Sunnyside residents were surprised Thursday afternoon, yesterday, to find that traffic on the Yakima Valley Highway running between Scoon Road and 16th Street was restricted to one lane in each direction.September 14, 2007 midnight read more..
The Lower Valley Community Concert Series is slated to launch the season Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sunnyside High School auditorium, featuring the band Presidio Brass.September 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Finally, after going winless last season and losing its first two matches to start the 2007 season, the Sunnyside girls volleyball team beat the visiting Eastmont Wildcats 30-28, 26-24 and 25-19 in a hard fought league game Thursday night.September 14, 2007 midnight read more..
At an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday night, the HAPO Community Credit Union presented the Sunnyside Community Hospital Foundation with a donation of $25,000.September 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Come Oct. 3, sisters Jessica and Caitlin Aleman will head off to South Africa to help children in need. In order to help these children, the sisters are sponsoring the Tee-Off for Africa glow in the dark golf fundraiser at Granger's Cherry Hill Golf Course.September 14, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview campus of Yakima Valley Community College hosted a dedication ceremony for its newest addition, the Workforce Education Center, Thursday morning.September 14, 2007 midnight read more..
Firefighters from the Sunnyside Fire Department, the Grandview Fire Department and Yakima County Fire District No. 5 were on scene at 4140 Outlook Rd. in Sunnyside last night (Wednesday) to participate in the controlled burn of a house.September 13, 2007 midnight read more..
This past Monday, Sept. 10, the Sunnyside City Council amended its 2007-2012 six-year transportation improvement program to allow for a $2.3 million grant it received from the Yakima Valley Conference of Governments.September 12, 2007 midnight read more..
When students in Sunnyside High School's leadership class learned that there were elementary children in the district that didn't want to come to school due to lack of basic school supplies, they sprung into action.September 11, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - A mediation effort between the Grandview School District and the Grandview Education Association (GEA) has not yet begun, yet the president of the teacher's union, Jamie Downing, is stating that the district superintendent, Kevin Chase, has not been completely honest.September 11, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Monday night's Grandview School Board meeting had a large attendance of Grandview Education Association (GEA) members to exhibit their unified feelings regarding the current contract impasse with the school district.September 11, 2007 midnight read more..
The Bickleton Pirates came down from the hills last Friday with one thing on their minds, beat Sunnyside Christian in volleyball.September 10, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview police are currently investigating what appears to be a gang-related shooting that took place early Saturday evening, Sept. 8.September 10, 2007 midnight read more..
A climate change independent study recently released by the Northwest Power and Conservation Council is helping to make the case for the Black Rock reservoir project, according to Yakima Basin Storage Alliance Board Chair Sid Morrison.September 10, 2007 midnight read more..
A recent state audit of the Sunnyside School District's books noted two findings against the district.September 7, 2007 midnight read more..
Free breakfast open to publicSeptember 7, 2007 midnight read more..
The city of Sunnyside's previous plan to install parallel parking at the Sunnyside Post Office most likely won't happen, but changes are going to be made.September 6, 2007 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview School District and its teachers are negotiating a contract, and one of the issues being discussed is class size.September 6, 2007 midnight read more..
Ground was broken on the new Sun Valley Elementary School in Sunnyside on Wednesday. The new school will be just north of Sierra Vista.September 6, 2007 midnight read more..
PROSSER - The Benton County Cattleman's Association will to meet Tuesday, Sept. 11., at 7:30 p.m., in the Benton REA meeting room in Prosser.September 5, 2007 midnight read more..
Rey Pascua of Sunnyside has been appointed to serve a three-year term on Governor Christine Gregoire's Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs.September 4, 2007 midnight read more..
OUTLOOK - Dwight Eisenhower was President, fins were in with Detroit auto makers and the U.S. only had 48 states when Bobbi Quigley started teaching in the Sunnyside School District.September 4, 2007 midnight read more..