GRANDVIEW - Grandview Mayor Norm Childress said it all at last night's meeting between city officials of Prosser, Grandview and Sunnyside.September 30, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - For nearly 20 minutes it looked like the Mabton Viking football team might give the homecoming crowd a surprise upset over visiting Naches Valley.September 29, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - With just over nine minutes left to play in last Friday's football game between the Sunnyside Grizzlies and the West Valley Rams, Sunnyside Coach Mark Marro elected to go for a two-point conversion over the traditional kicking attempt.September 29, 2008 midnight read more..
This past Friday 48-year-old Ardis Hollmeyer was sentenced to 57 months in prison for her role in embezzling $446,390 from Saddleback Orchard Inc.September 29, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Grandview's cross country team competed against a field full of Bulldogs, Vikings and Jackrabbits last night at Rich Leenhouts Stadium. In the girls race, Lady 'Hound Krystal Martinez earned fifth place honors, finishing in a time of 23:15.September 26, 2008 midnight read more..
Contractors and the city of Sunnyside got more than they bargained for yesterday, Thursday, when a water line broke as a work crew dug a sewer line for the Choices school building near the Law and Justice Center.September 26, 2008 midnight read more..
BICKLETON - A change in serving philosophy propelled Bickleton's Lady Pirates to a win over Lyle last night, Thursday.September 26, 2008 midnight read more..
Her early years of marriage were spent as a migrant farm worker, but Josie Hernandez of Sunnyside, who recently retired from the Department of Early Learning, grew through the lives of children.September 26, 2008 midnight read more..
Ryan and Hilary Cullen, owners of Schoolhouse Espresso in Sunnyside, are issuing a challenge to other coffee stands in the area: whoever raises the most money in tips next Monday through Friday to donate to the ALS Walk gets bragging rights for a year.September 25, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Yakima Valley Community College now has a person dedicated to educating potential agriculture students about the programs at the college.September 25, 2008 midnight read more..
Motorists driving along Sheller Road near the Hwy. 241 intersection can't help but notice a major earth moving operation now underway there.September 24, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Despite losing their keeper to an injury in pre-game warm-ups, the Sunnyside High School girls soccer team used a late score in regulation to tie the Davis Pirates and then beat them in a shootout to win the match 2-1 last night, Tuesday.September 24, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview campus of Yakima Valley Community College was awarded $600,000 yesterday (Tuesday) for its future library.September 24, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside's Junior Garcia recently inked a deal to play with the Wenatchee Fire FC, a professional arena soccer league team.September 23, 2008 midnight read more..
Jean Clark, chief nursing officer at Sunnyside Community Hospital, asked the members of the Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club a very good question at this past Monday's meeting.September 23, 2008 midnight read more..
At first glance, it appears that Sunnyside High School is overloaded with administrators.September 22, 2008 midnight read more..
This past Saturday's annual Sunshine Days Parade received plenty of liquid sunshine, but that didn't keep dedicated parade participants and attendees away from downtown Sunnyside.September 22, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - As the Grandview Greyhounds football team squared off against the Selah Vikings at home last Friday night, a shooting took place just across the street, forcing game-goers into lockdown mode.September 22, 2008 midnight read more..
A 23-year-old Sunnyside man was convicted of two counts of first degree assault and unlawful possession of a firearm in Yakima County Superior Court yesterday, Thursday.September 19, 2008 midnight read more..
The Yakima Health District (YHD) is investigating a probable case of West Nile virus in the Lower Yakima Valley. The probable case, a female in her fifties, was first brought to the attention of health officials after preliminary testing performed at a commercial laboratory revealed elevated levels of antibodies to West Nile virus.September 19, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - The formation of a non-profit organization to assist in funding efforts for a new Grandview pool is the goal of Marcia Wagner.September 19, 2008 midnight read more..
Are residents of the Lower Yakima Valley prepared if a natural disaster were to strike tomorrow?September 19, 2008 midnight read more..
THE DALLES, ORE. - The Bickleton duo of Junior Hernandez and Danielle Raschko may not have finished as strong as they would have liked yesterday, nonetheless both earned "Top 10" finishes at the B. Nelson Cross-Country Invitational in The Dalles, Ore.September 18, 2008 midnight read more..
The residents of South 15th Street in Sunnyside are fed up with continued gang violence in their neighborhood.September 17, 2008 midnight read more..
YAKIMA - Jacob Rogers and Jocelyn Yanez turned in the quickest times for Sunnyside at yesterday's Big 9 League cross-country meet, staged at Yakima's Franklin Park.September 17, 2008 midnight read more..
MABTON - He is a familiar face to Mabton athletes and Chris McCallum, Mabton High School's new girls basketball coach, has a passion for coaching.September 16, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - With the Yakima County commissioners forming an Emergency Medical Services District, Prosser Memorial Hospital CEO Jim Tavery asked the Grandview City Council last night to pass a resolution in support of Proposition 1.September 16, 2008 midnight read more..
New construction starts related to education led the way in new building projects permitted by the city of Sunnyside during the month of August. The five projects related to education have a combined total valuation of about $240,000.September 16, 2008 midnight read more..
ELLENSBURG - Sunnyside's boys, behind the "Top 10" finishes of Jacob Rogers and Gracen Gonzalez, turned in a strong performance at last Saturday's 19-school cross-country invite hosted by the Ellensburg Bulldogs.September 15, 2008 midnight read more..
The 2008-09 school year has brought about many changes in the Sunnyside School District. Chief among those changes is the movement of the burden of responsibility for safety in each of the district's school buildings. Legislative directives brought about that change this year.September 15, 2008 midnight read more..
TOPPENISH - For the second consecutive game the Grandview Greyhound defense held its football opponent to just 14 points. The difference this past Friday, though, is that Grandview's offense could only muster one touchdown in a 14-7 loss at Toppenish in the CWAC South opener for both teams.September 15, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Growing up in a middle-class family in Seoul, South Korea, Young Yoo didn't know what she wanted to become as an adult.September 15, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Growing up in Grandview and being a part of a family who served the community helped David Palacios from an early age.September 12, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - Sunnyside girls soccer coach Jon Soule doesn't know what caused his team to come out flat in its non-league match last night, Thursday, against the Grandview Greyhounds.September 12, 2008 midnight read more..
A steering committee of Sunnyside citizens with a focus on forming a non-profit group to oversee recreation programs was the result of a two-hour "recreation summit" the city hosted last night, Thursday, in the community center.September 12, 2008 midnight read more..
Seasoned thespians from the Lower Valley have been cast for the coming musical performances of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast."September 12, 2008 midnight read more..
GRANDVIEW - An advanced placement Spanish literature class was implemented at Grandview High School during the 2007-08 school year and the resulting poetry book was presented this past Monday evening to the school board.September 11, 2008 midnight read more..
What's better than having a State champion runner on your cross country team?September 11, 2008 midnight read more..
Just 129 votes from winning the governor's office in 2004, Republican Dino Rossi is back in the race this November for the state's top job.September 10, 2008 midnight read more..
KENNEWICK - Most 2A schools would find the task of opening their season against a 4A powerhouse a little daunting. Not the Grandview Greyhounds though, who took last night's loss to the Kamiakin Braves for what it was. A chance to get better.September 10, 2008 midnight read more..
It can't hurt to get children thinking about college at a young age. That was the impetus for a visit from Heritage University students to Sun Valley Elementary School kindergarteners in Lydia Garcia's class late last week, the first day of school for the wee ones.September 9, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside police later today will charge 20-year-old Jimmy M. Allen and 25-year-old Luis A. Juarez-Garcia, both of Sunnyside, with assault in the first degree and drive by shooting that occurred on South 15th Street last Friday evening.September 9, 2008 midnight read more..
The new Sunnyside elementary school, a new skills center and free lunch for all Sunnyside students were just some of the issues Sunnyside School District Superintendent Rick Cole updated the Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club on yesterday, Monday.September 9, 2008 midnight read more..
PENDLETON, ORE. - A second place finish last Friday, at the 10th stop on the 2008 Columbia Basin Senior Golf Tour, all but wraps up the series championship for the Sunnyside Black Rock Creek team.September 9, 2008 midnight read more..
Tim Garrison has joined the Sunnyside School District staff, serving as the transportation and shop supervisor.September 8, 2008 midnight read more..
Ruth Strang of Sunnyside will be 80-years-old in about six months. Yet, she doesn't let age stop her from touring the many sites of the world...on her bicycle.September 5, 2008 midnight read more..
Thanks to a collaborative effort between Sunnyside Airport Properties, Canam Steel, B7 Engineering, the city's planning department and Tom Dolan's Sunnyside High School Fusion Technology Class, plans are underway to renovate an airport hangar that can hold up to five aircraft.September 4, 2008 midnight read more..
Project Linus, which collects brand new blankets and distributes them to children facing illness or emergency situations, took another step forward in the Lower Valley recently, when the Sunnyside Fire Department became a drop-off point for receiving blankets.September 4, 2008 midnight read more..
Sunnyside School District's WASL results are in and it appears as though some gains were made.September 3, 2008 midnight read more..
Washington State University Prosser Extension Entomology Professor Doug Walsh Wednesday morning explained to Sunnyside Daybreak Rotary members how weather conditions in the Yakima Valley and Walla Wall area reduce the need for pesticide and fungicide use.September 3, 2008 midnight read more..
The Sunnyside School Board approved its $62 million budget for the 2008-09 school year at last Thursday night's regularly scheduled meeting.September 2, 2008 midnight read more..
The nuclear power plant situated on the Hanford reservation is just one of 104 operating nuclear facilities operating in America.September 2, 2008 midnight read more..
Mawi Asgedom had never heard of Harvard University as he trekked across the wilderness of Ethiopia.September 2, 2008 midnight read more..