GRANDVIEW - The Grandview High School volleyball team appears to be in playoff shape as the squad dispatched the Wapato Wolves last night in three games.October 31, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside School Board officials discussed the possibility of a future bond to fund modernization and the addition of square footage at Sunnyside High School, at their regularly scheduled meeting last night, Thursday.October 31, 2008 midnight read more..
A number of residents in the Lower Yakima Valley who are either limited in the English language or do not speak English at all also are limited in a number of educational areas.October 31, 2008 midnight read more..
The Safeway store in Sunnyside will have a retirement party for longtime employee Frank Scheer next Saturday, Nov. 8, from 1 to 3 p.m.October 31, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - An individual's use of the popular website www.myspace.com has launched a Mabton police investigation and set the rumor mill ablaze in this small city.October 29, 2008 midnight read more..
With a $2 million matching grant expected in 2009 officials from the city of Grandview and the Yakima Valley Community College branch campus are looking to drum up another $2 million to help build a new library on campus.October 28, 2008 midnight read more..
"Quite frankly I'm getting a little tired of hearing about the citizens. A lot of times citizens choose crappy lifestyles which lead to crappy lives and that's the choice they make.October 28, 2008 midnight read more..
LYLE - The victories have been few and far between for the Sunnyside Christian High School girls volleyball team this season. The Lady Knights picked up one of those rare wins last night, however, rallying from two games down to clip the Lyle Cougars.October 28, 2008 midnight read more..
Numerous Grandview and Sunnyside residents banded together this past Saturday to participate in a peace march that began in both cities and met halfway at Sunnyview Park on Yakima Valley Highway.October 27, 2008 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside Christian High School boys soccer team scratched and fought its way to a 4-1 win against Trout Lake this past Friday.October 27, 2008 midnight read more..
BICKLETON - With Katelynn Clinton's strong play at the net, Holly Goodnight's lazer-like serves and Morgan McBride's pinpoint sets, the Bickleton High School volleyball team out-lasted Sunnyside Christian last Friday.October 27, 2008 midnight read more..
It's hard not to notice them when visiting the Sunnyside home of Delvin and Pairlee Householder.October 24, 2008 midnight read more..
Think pink and lots of it.October 23, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside High School sophomore Uriel Osuna spent his summer raising funds throughout the community for his recent trip to a Congressional Youth Leadership Council conference in Washington D.C.October 23, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Congressional candidate George Fearing (D) was on hand yesterday, Wednesday, making his case to Grandview Rotarians as to why he's qualified to unseat Congressman Doc Hastings.October 23, 2008 midnight read more..
OLYMPIA - Sunnyside resident Jerri Honeyford was recently named to the board of trustees for the Washington State Heritage Center Trust.October 23, 2008 midnight read more..
For almost 36 years, Re/Max First Advantage, Inc. owner and broker Tom Biehl has been working to serve the real estate needs within the Lower Yakima Valley, and he told Sunnyside Daybreak Rotary Club members Wednesday that the local market is not facing the same crisis as the national real estate market.October 22, 2008 midnight read more..
PROSSER - "We know how we react to a person in uniform," said Lower Valley Christian Women's Club guest speaker Darcy Bell of Vancouver this past Monday.October 22, 2008 midnight read more..
TOPPENISH - Getting one step closer to clinching the CWAC South, the Grandview High School girls volleyball team rolled to a convincing 25-15, 25-10, 25-4 win against the Toppenish Wildcats last night.October 22, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - It's a numbers game no one wants to play.October 22, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview Parks and Recreation Director Mike Carpenter presented to the Grandview City Council last night a plan to replace the aging, crumbling city swimming pool.October 21, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - The "Exemplary Youth Leadership Award" was presented to students in Sunnyside High School's leadership class last week at the Washington State Prevention Summit held in Yakima.October 21, 2008 midnight read more..
The Port of Sunnyside has been approved for $500,000 in SIED funding for a dewatering system at its industrial wastewater treatment plant.October 21, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Calling himself a poster child for the tug-of-war between Hollywood and the teachings of Jesus, Frank Runyeon thought about becoming a priest in his youth, before "following a blonde" to the bright lights of tinsel town.October 20, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - For more than a decade students at Grandview Middle School have been provided an opportunity to assist others when a dispute arises.October 20, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Senior JoJo Garza couldn't have picked a better time to play his best game of the season, snaring seven catches for 124 yards and a touchdown to help the Grandview Greyhound football team to a 28-21 homecoming win this past Friday.October 20, 2008 midnight read more..
For the 20th annual Sunnyside Lighted Farm Implement Parade this December, organizers are hoping to bring in a large ice sculpture to mark the occasion.October 17, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - "It's not always easy to identify a gang member by the clothes they are wearing," said Grandview Police Officer Rick Abarca as he spoke to parents at a parent information night held at Grandview's Harriet Thompson Elementary School last night.October 17, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside's Dr. Ronald Couturier, DO has earned recognition through Premera Blue Cross for his work in dealing with chronic care patients.October 16, 2008 midnight read more..
It was a case of close, but not quite close enough, as the Sunnyside Lady Grizzly volleyball team lost a hard fought match to Moses Lake last night, 25-21, 25-18, 25-19.October 15, 2008 midnight read more..
On July 29, 2007, Veronica Ayala, a mother of six, was gunned down at her Sunnyside home. The man suspected of committing the crime, Erik Flores of Grandview, has yet to be brought to justice.October 15, 2008 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside City Council last night, Monday, approved an incentive to lure new businesses to town that pledge to hire at least 50 workers.October 14, 2008 midnight read more..
Prior to October 1908 Yakima County did not have a grange. That all changed when the Outlook Grange was established on Oct. 16 of that year.October 13, 2008 midnight read more..
Things are not as they appear is the message of the musical "Beauty and the Beast," which this past weekend completed a run here in Sunnyside by the Over The Hill Theatrical group.October 13, 2008 midnight read more..
RICHLAND - Sunnyside High School senior Jacob Rogers was dialed-in at this past Saturday's Richland Invitational.October 13, 2008 midnight read more..
KENNEWICK - Like fine wine, the Lower Valley's elder statesmen on the links seem to only get better as time goes on. Sunnyside's Black Rock Creek team, for the second straight year, has won the Columbia Basin Senior Golf Tour championship.October 10, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - "Last night's match was good and it was fun...Oh, my gosh!" exclaimed Lady Vikings Coach Marty McCallum.October 10, 2008 midnight read more..
Bon Vino's Bistro chef and owner Roger Hazzard recently trekked to the TRAC in Pasco, where he donned his apron and squared off against other chefs to see who could whip up the most creative dish with a few selected ingredients.October 9, 2008 midnight read more..
A new dance hall in Sunnyside valued at nearly $300,000 led the way in new building starts approved by city officials during the month of September.October 9, 2008 midnight read more..
Trout Lake ended up getting the better of the Sunnyside Christian High School boys soccer team yesterday, winning in the second five-minute overtime period 3-2.October 8, 2008 midnight read more..
Despite playing what Bickleton Coach Kim Clinton described as their worst match of the season, her Lady Pirates last night claimed their first league victory over the Sunnyside Christian volleyball team in 24 years.October 8, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Although few people turned out for last night's town hall meeting regarding proposition number 1 to be voted on in the general election, Prosser Memorial Hospital CEO Jim Tavery said he feels it is important to educate the public any way he can.October 8, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview Police Department called on its Special Incident Response Team yesterday, Tuesday, to execute a search warrant in connection with a shooting that occurred on Sept. 30.October 8, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview City Council, minus Councilman Mike Bren, last night unanimously voted to approve a resolution supporting proposition No. 1, which would establish emergency medical service levies.October 7, 2008 midnight read more..
We all have chores and responsibilities. But for low-income senior citizens and disabled adults, accomplishing chores can feel like a major challenge.October 7, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside High School senior Adam Cleghorn could very well be described as a blessing in a Boy Scout uniform. At least that's what the Lower Valley Crisis and Support Center is likely thinking with the completion of his Eagle Scout project: a newly constructed gazebo that graces the back yard at the facility.October 6, 2008 midnight read more..
After a week of fun that saw Sunnyside High School students participate in the homecoming macho-man volleyball and powder-puff football games, the Grizzlies were dealt a blow this past Friday night when they lost to the Pasco Bulldogs, 40-8.October 6, 2008 midnight read more..
Gearing up for next month's election, 15th District Representatives Dan Newhouse and Bruce Chandler spoke to the faithful at this morning's Sunnyside Republican Club meeting.October 3, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Preserving and protecting the Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo is the impetus for a fundraising gala slated for Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Flour Shop in Grandview.October 3, 2008 midnight read more..
OCEAN SHORES - 2008 Sunnyside High School graduate Justin Bos is off and running. With the Columbia Basin Community College men's golf team, that is, as one of the Hawks' prized recruits this year.October 2, 2008 midnight read more..
HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. - Red carpets, movie premiers and that nutty Gary Busey are just a few of the things Kristina Guerrero faces in her life in Hollywood.October 2, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview police are investigating what they are calling a gang-related shooting that took place in the area of East Third Street and Avenue E last night, Tuesday.October 1, 2008 midnight read more..
What started as a day of work ended with an evening of excitement for Randy and Debbie Tucker, owners of Tucker Cellars near Sunnyside.October 1, 2008 midnight read more..