GRANDVIEW - David M. Tobin of Grandview Troop 643 has been named the American Legion's Eagle Scout of the Year for the state of Washington.April 30, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside's Joyce Heffron and Holly Adiele met with a group of community members at last night's "Meet the Travelers" program held at the Sunnyside Library.April 30, 2008 midnight read more..
Rick Bender never thought about the possibility of cancer when he was younger.April 30, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview Greyhound boys and girls tennis teams fell to Toppenish yesterday afternoon with identical outcomes of 4-1.April 29, 2008 midnight read more..
EAST WENATCHEE - The Sunnyside High School soccer team has relied on its defense all season long. This past Saturday was no different as the Grizzlies posted their fifth straight shutout by beating the Eastmont Wildcats 1-0.April 28, 2008 midnight read more..
GOLDENDALE - A small handful of Bickleton tracksters traveled to Goldendale last Friday for the Lions Club Invite.April 28, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - Local VFW and Ladies Auxiliary members gathered in Mabton this past Sunday to officially welcome National VFW Ladies Auxiliary President Virginia Carman.April 28, 2008 midnight read more..
The class 1B Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights, behind the 3-for-4 offensive performance of Emma Newhouse, powered past the 2A Grandview girls fastpitch softball team, 8-1, yesterday afternoon.April 25, 2008 midnight read more..
PROSSER - Seven years ago, Michael Haddox had a vision: creating a Tuscan-style, old world themed winery where up to seven labels could create their own wines, each with their own tasting room and barrel storage, but sharing a tank room, lab and conference room. Three years ago, he quit his job to pursue building The Winemaker's Loft.April 25, 2008 midnight read more..
With the hustle and bustle of last week's Miss Cinco de Mayo Pageant over with and the new court selected, the 2008-09 Miss Cinco de Mayo sat down with the Daily Sun News to speak of her plans and goals for the next year.April 25, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside High School and middle school students will soon have anonymous means of alerting school officials to potentially dangerous situations.April 25, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside School Board officials are currently considering implementing the "Family to Family" program to help kids who've been removed from their homes and placed into foster care.April 25, 2008 midnight read more..
PASCO - Sunnyside's Black Rock Creek 50 & over golfers, the defending Columbia Basin Senior Golf Tour champions, opened the 2008 season last week right where they left off in 2007.April 24, 2008 midnight read more..
Statistics show that one in four girls and one in six boys will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday.April 24, 2008 midnight read more..
WAPATO - Racing in the inaugural Top Sportsman Class, Yakima's Jay Fulcher raced to win the top prize at Renegade Raceway last Sunday and then went on to win the "King of the Hill" race against the Super Pro Class winner.April 24, 2008 midnight read more..
Hilari Bosma twirled a one-hitter in the opener yesterday, and teammate Emma Newhouse went 3-for-4 at the plate in the nightcap enroute to the Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights sweeping a non-league doubleheader from the visiting Mabton High School girls fastpitch softball team.April 23, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - A moratorium, effective immediately, has been placed on promissory notes for past due water bills in Mabton, following a regularly scheduled city council meeting last night (Tuesday).April 23, 2008 midnight read more..
Bill Hill of Hermiston, Ore. won top honors at the Washington State Open Cribbage Championships, staged at the Sunnyside Fraternal Order of Eagles lodge this past weekend.April 22, 2008 midnight read more..
KENNEWICK - Eastmont's Brady Parsons tamed the rock-hard greens at the Tri-City Country Club yesterday, winning medalist honors with a 2-over-par 67.April 22, 2008 midnight read more..
KENNEWICK - "A heartbreaking loss" is how Coach Troy Whittle described last Saturday's 4-3 defeat at the hands of the Kennewick Lions.April 21, 2008 midnight read more..
WAPATO - Some 100 senior meal volunteers were honored recently at a luncheon at the Wapato Community Center for their service to senior citizens across Yakima County.April 18, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - A laundry list of needs for Grandview's Country Fair Park was whittled to a short to-do list last night to get the grounds here spruced up in time for the Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo later this fall.April 17, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - Volunteers turned out in droves for Mabton's "Day of Caring," a work-party event that took place yesterday to help new home owners beautify their lawns.April 17, 2008 midnight read more..
The class 1B Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights upended the Goldendale Timberwolves twice yesterday, 10-4 and 10-5.April 16, 2008 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside City Council passed a resolution at last night's meeting, Monday, to defer any action on the Padelford Annexation zoning and refers the matter to the Planning Commission, pending development and approval of the comprehensive airport land use plan.April 15, 2008 midnight read more..
Murphy, a four-year-old field bred Springer Spaniel, trots through the area looking for his target. Since the wind is blowing the scent he is looking for it everywhere, and that can sometimes prove difficult when he is in the midst of a search.April 15, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - Mabton residents and some city council members gathered at the Silver Dollar Cafe this past Saturday to participate in a meeting facilitated by League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) National Vice-President of the Northwest Region Maria Rodriguez-Salazar.April 14, 2008 midnight read more..
When Jessica and Caitlin Aleman left Sunnyside this past fall to work in South Africa with orphaned children, they knew nothing could prepare them for the experience.April 11, 2008 midnight read more..
A leadership class in its infancy will be expanded for the 2008-09 school year at Yakima Valley Community College in Grandview.April 11, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Had they been selling mulligans at the start of yesterday's Central Washington Golf Invitational at Apple Tree Golf Course, Sunnyside High School senior Justin Bos would have been wise in purchasing a couple of them.April 11, 2008 midnight read more..
WASHINGTON D.C. - In an unprecedented move to wipe out a long standing requirement in American trade law, the House of Representatives yesterday (Thursday) indefinitely postponed action on the U.S. Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement.April 11, 2008 midnight read more..
Having already made his decision to attend Dordt College in the fall, Sunnyside Christian High School's Michael De Groot accepted a soccer scholarship as well last month.April 10, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - Mabton Mayor Velva Herrera came under fire at this past Tuesday night's regularly scheduled city council meeting.April 10, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview's outdated and cracked swimming pool was the topic of discussion at a public outreach meeting held by the Grandview City Council last night.April 9, 2008 midnight read more..
Grandview sophomore Josh Jardine crossed a major threshold yesterday, in the world of boys prep golf, shooting his first ever sub-90 round.April 9, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside City Planner Jamey Ayling was the Wednesday morning guest speaker at Sunnyside's Daybreak Rotary Club meeting.April 9, 2008 midnight read more..
It's hard to win a game with errors and walks but it's darn near impossible to win if a team can't get a hit.April 9, 2008 midnight read more..
Continuing alcohol and drug awareness education beyond the freshman year of high school and imposing community service requirements on students found with alcohol were some of the suggestions made last night to curb underage drinking.April 8, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - The Mabton Lions Club has been whittled down to three remaining members struggling to help the community.April 8, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside police arrested two juvenile males and recovered several weapons stolen in a residential burglary this past Sunday.April 8, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside residents might have got a shock this past Sunday when about 60 motorcyclists rolled into town with stuffed teddy bears strapped to their handlebars.April 7, 2008 midnight read more..
It was a mixed message from local state legislators this morning, who spoke during a breakfast meeting of the Sunnyside Republican Club.April 4, 2008 midnight read more..
Wineries throughout the Lower Yakima Valley are gearing up for spring events, including those along the Rattlesnake Hills Trail.April 4, 2008 midnight read more..
If you had just one wish, what would it be?April 4, 2008 midnight read more..
Nine Sunnyside Harrison Middle School students earned perfect 4.0 grade point averages for the third quarter of the 2007-08 academic year.April 3, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Gov. Christine Gregoire will be the featured speaker at the Yakima County Democrats' annual FDR Dinner Saturday, April 19, in the Yakima Convention Center, according to Yakima County Democratic Central Committee officials.April 2, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - It used to be that when two kids got in a fight at school, an adult would say "Break it up," and that would be the end of it. Or, said Grandview Assistant Police Chief Mark Ware, "The teacher would give you a hack and be done with it."April 2, 2008 midnight read more..
The Lower Yakima Valley has experienced extremely cold temperatures in recent nights, and those sub-freezing temps have cherry growers scrambling to keep the buds from freezing.April 1, 2008 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside Community Hospital decontamination team conducted training and drills yesterday (Monday) to become more proficient.April 1, 2008 midnight read more..