Lucky 7 Bikes, a division of Sunnyside's Promise, has immediate openings available for boys and girls interested in earning a new bicycle.August 30, 2010 2:44 p.m. read more..
With the ink barely dry on his divorce papers, Tiger Woods now has every right to date as many strippers, skanks and porn stars as his heart desires. If the one-time-great golfer wants to become involved with two Kardashian sisters, a handful of "Hills" castoffs and the entire waitstaff of the Indianapolis Hooters, Woods can fill his every waking moment with a flood of breast implants, hot pants, spray tanner and giant sunglasses.August 27, 2010 4:29 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside School Board approved the appointment of Jeff Loe as the business manager in the finance and operations department during its Thursday, Aug. 26, board meeting.August 27, 2010 4:24 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside detectives have been busy gathering facts and evidence related to the death of two-year-old Benjamin Miron, who was believed to be killed by Juan Balverde Lopez, 18, of Sunnyside.August 27, 2010 4:23 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside tavern owner Chuck Egley thinks he might have a cure for what's ailing his downtown establishment.August 27, 2010 4:21 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside School Board held its budget hearing yesterday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m., just before the regularly scheduled school board meeting.August 27, 2010 4:19 p.m. read more..
The weather isn't humid, but Sarali Phutiphat still thinks it's hot in Sunnyside.August 27, 2010 7:50 a.m. read more..
Starting Monday, Sept. 13, the Sunnyside High School Grizzly Dance Team will be holding its ninth annual Little Grizz Dance Camp.August 27, 2010 7:48 a.m. read more..
The Washington Department of Ecology is seeking the public's help in finding ways to improve its management of water resources in Washington state for the benefit of current and future water users.August 27, 2010 7:45 a.m. read more..
Sunnyside City Councilwoman Theresa Hancock recently received an Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities. Hancock completed more than 60 hours of training credits to earn this distinction.August 27, 2010 7:45 a.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Nearly 25 teachers have joined the Grandview School District for the 2010-11 school year, which began yesterday (Tuesday).August 25, 2010 3:53 p.m. read more..
Grandview's Greg Pickel, an avid mountain climber, was the featured guest at Monday's Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club meeting and relayed his experiences of climbing Mt. Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Andes mountain range and the highest mountain in the Americas at 22,841 feet.August 25, 2010 3:47 p.m. read more..
This past Monday the Sunnyside City Council was unable to reach a decision in deciding to approve Washington Cities Insurance Authority (WCIA) as its new property and casualty insurance carrier.August 25, 2010 3:45 p.m. read more..
Washington State Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn kicked off the 2010-11 school year in Sunnyside yesterday with a rousing speech that included music from the movie Flash Dance and some help from the blues.August 25, 2010 3:37 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - At Monday night's Grandview School Board meeting, the board of directors acknowledged the service of retiring high school teacher Perry Hackett. Hackett taught automotive technology and applied mathematics with the Grandview School District for 35 years.August 24, 2010 3:13 p.m. read more..
Monday, the Sunnyside City Council during its workshop heard from Sunnyside Police Chief Ed Radder regarding laws pertaining to the licensing of pawn shops.August 24, 2010 3:13 p.m. read more..
With three dance halls in the city of Sunnyside and no particular laws regulating them, the Sunnyside City Council is eying a new ordinance that will hold owners of such establishments more accountable.August 24, 2010 3:12 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - When former Grandview School District Superintendent Darrell Smith left the district with a generous donation for scholarships, he did so with no stipulations on how the money should be distributed.August 24, 2010 3:08 p.m. read more..
Longtime Sunnyside resident Jeremy Hazzard was recently promoted to the post of facilities director for the Sunnyside School District.August 23, 2010 2:17 p.m. read more..
Working with her church, the Neighborhood Church Assemblies of God and the organization King's Castle, Outlook's Tarah Cruz recently returned from her second trip to El Salvador where she helped spread the word of God.August 23, 2010 2:14 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside's Our Saviour's Lutheran Church has for some time been without a pastor, but that recently changed with the arrival of Pastor Katrina Walther and her young family.August 20, 2010 1:03 p.m. read more..
Junior Achievement has made big inroads with schools in Kittitas County and the Yakima area.August 19, 2010 2:49 p.m. read more..
For the past three days nearly 170 freshman students that will begin studying at Sunnyside High School next week have been attending the first ever Grizzly Academy.August 19, 2010 2:47 p.m. read more..
With removal of Condit Dam set to begin next fall, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will hold a public meeting Tuesday, Aug. 31, in Underwood to discuss the future of sport fisheries on the White Salmon River.August 19, 2010 2:44 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - The Yakima County Prosecuting Attorney's office this week secured a sentence for crimes committed by a Grandview man, while at the same time taking on a case involving a Sunnyside man.August 18, 2010 3:22 p.m. read more..
There have been over the years many local residents who have been frustrated with power bills that were first estimated, then corrected with an actual meter reading.August 18, 2010 3:16 p.m. read more..
Instead of speaking in depth about recent problems the city has been having with gang members, Sunnyside Police Chief Ed Radder spoke to the Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club this past Monday about some recent events that have put Sunnyside into a positive light.August 18, 2010 3:15 p.m. read more..
The city of Sunnyside will perform a water system flushing next week, from Monday, Aug. 23, through Thursday, Aug. 26. The hydrant flushing will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the city each of those four days.August 18, 2010 3:13 p.m. read more..
Friends and family members of Jose Saenz of Mabton are being encouraged to turn out this coming Saturday for a spaghetti feed fundraising dinner at the Sunnyside Fraternal Order of Eagles lodge.August 18, 2010 3:11 p.m. read more..
After being dinged in past years with findings by the state auditor's office, the Sunnyside School District's books received a clean bill of health according to the state's most recent audit.August 17, 2010 3:41 p.m. read more..
It's an annual tradition for the Port of Sunnyside in getting a good report from the state auditor's office.August 17, 2010 3:39 p.m. read more..
ZILLAH - The remains of three Washington State Patrol employees, two troopers and a communications officer, have been positively identified.August 17, 2010 3:38 p.m. read more..
Two hundred police explorers and officers called Sunnyside home for a few days last week when a statewide explorer academy was held at Harrison Middle School.August 16, 2010 4:14 p.m. read more..
The Bridgman Farm serves as a testament to what hard work and strong family ethics can produce.August 16, 2010 4:07 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The bulls were tough this past weekend at the 2010 Pro-West Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo as all but one cowboy was sent to the dirt on Friday and Saturday nights.August 16, 2010 4:01 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Eight-month-old Hunter Stanton of Naches and 11-month-old Marisol Rodriguez of Grandview went second-for-second against each other at this year's 26th annual Diaper Derby at the Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo in Grandview this past Friday.August 16, 2010 4 p.m. read more..
Runaway spending and a slow economic recovery are just two of the things U.S. Representative Doc Hastings (R-Wa.) spoke about yesterday (Thursday) as the guest of the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce.August 13, 2010 2:02 p.m. read more..
The Port of Sunnyside and Sunnyside's airport commission have been seeking ways in which to attract more tourists visiting the Seattle area to the Lower Valley.August 13, 2010 2 p.m. read more..
The long ball won out over small ball last night in the Nationals' 13-12 victory over the Americans in the Lower Valley Men's Softball Association's all-star game.August 13, 2010 1:57 p.m. read more..
An audit conducted by the state agency that provides health insurance to state employees has identified 6,200 dependents who should not receive coverage.August 12, 2010 4:08 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside School District will be providing free tutoring because students in seven of its school buildings are not making adequate yearly progress.August 12, 2010 4:07 p.m. read more..
All incoming Sunnyside High School freshmen are invited to attend the first ever Grizzly Academy, which begins on Monday, Aug. 16, at Sunnyside High School.August 12, 2010 4:07 p.m. read more..
MABTON - The Mabton City Council indicated to Yakima Waste Systems Inc. District Manager Scott Robertson at last night's meeting that the city was ready to switch from garbage cans to a uniform garbage cart that can be picked up automatically from a truck.August 11, 2010 4:46 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Proposals made by the Grandview Planning Commission to change zoning for light industrial areas of town came under fire last night, Tuesday, by the Port of Grandview.August 11, 2010 4:44 p.m. read more..
Football, swimming, volleyball, cross-country and soccer practices at Sunnyside High School all are scheduled to get underway within the next week and a half.August 11, 2010 4:40 p.m. read more..
MABTON - Mabton Mayor Angel Reyna asked city council members to start thinking of ways to replenish the water/sewer emergency fund after spending 80 percent of reserves for a facility plan at its water treatment plant.August 11, 2010 4:40 p.m. read more..
Adding a small, do-it-yourself back yard pond can add beauty and tranquility to your life.August 11, 2010 4:37 p.m. read more..
A few years ago a vocal group, known as "The Chosen," visited the home of Sunnyside High School English teacher Maria Preston's parents, drawing the family's interest in helping the people of Uganda.August 11, 2010 4:36 p.m. read more..
After much consideration and hearing from Sunnyside Police Chief Ed Radder last night about two proposed ordinances, the Sunnyside City Council adopted one new law, but elected to wait until Monday, Aug. 23, to further consider the other.August 10, 2010 4:06 p.m. read more..
MOSES LAKE - The Black Rock Creek senior tour express just keeps rolling along.August 10, 2010 4:03 p.m. read more..
Ya soy ciudadano Americano ahora," says Salvador Ruiz Guzman who, at 88 years old, can now proudly call himself an American citizen.August 10, 2010 4 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside School Board directors last month approved contracts for the district's administrators.August 9, 2010 3:53 p.m. read more..
She started her new job less than a month before the start of the 2010-11 school year and, as a result, Yvonne Ramirez has jumped right in to her duties as the Sunnyside School District's nutrition services director.August 9, 2010 3:52 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside High School class of 1970 reunion committee is seeking help in contacting classmates about the upcoming 40th class reunion. The reunion is planned for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 3 and 4. Friday evening will be a no-host get together at El Valle Restaurant starting at 6:00 p.m. Saturday evening will be at Snipe's Mountain Restaurant and Brewery starting with a no-host social at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 7:00 p.m.August 6, 2010 1:39 p.m. read more..
D.K. Bain real estate agent Easy Garcia may be the product of a migrant family, but he found roots in the Yakima Valley and settled in.August 6, 2010 1:35 p.m. read more..
With just one more month left in the 2009-10 fiscal year, the Sunnyside School District looks to be coming in well under their proposed budgets.August 5, 2010 3:55 p.m. read more..
From a tiny little sprout to a full head, Armando Zarco's cabbage is all grown up.August 5, 2010 3:46 p.m. read more..
The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service in Pendleton, Ore. is predicting August temperatures in the Sunnyside area to be above normal with near normal precipitation.August 4, 2010 4:03 p.m. read more..
Admittedly, Eunice Perez-Frias was a little frightened that she would be making her way across the country to Alabama on her first trip via air so that she could attend the U.S. Space Academy.August 4, 2010 4:01 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Pedro Lopez Garcia, 21, of Grandview is believed to be responsible for stabbing and running over Pablo Torres Alvarez, 48, of Sunnyside.August 4, 2010 3:57 p.m. read more..
An end of an era is upon the residents of Sunnyside as CF Flower, Inc. is looking to sell its downtown properties after more than 60 years of ownership.August 3, 2010 3:24 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Police Department, in collaboration with the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce and HAPO Community Credit Union, last night (Monday) hosted "The Final Funktier" community event with fun for all.August 3, 2010 3:19 p.m. read more..
Wallula machinist Chuck Fairbairn believes it's important to give students not just book knowledge, but hands-on experience.August 3, 2010 3:16 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Sharks came away with the most victories at the Mid-Valley Summer Swim League championship meet this past weekend.August 2, 2010 4:22 p.m. read more..