Since last Thursday Sunnyside police have been alerted to three incidents involving weapons.October 31, 2011 4:36 p.m. read more..
Since last Thursday Sunnyside police have been alerted to three incidents involving weapons.October 31, 2011 4:36 p.m. read more..
American Legion member Troy Monholland, 62, began to notice the flag service at Sunnyview Park in Sunnyside wasn't always up to par with the state's codes.October 31, 2011 4:34 p.m. read more..
SPOKANE - Sunnyside High School's three Regional qualifiers, all sophomores, picked up valuable experience competing against the best of the best from the Columbia Basin Big Nine and Greater Spokane conferences this past Saturday.October 31, 2011 4:28 p.m. read more..
BENTON CITY - The Mabton Lady Viking soccer team showed progress, but it wasn't enough in a 2-0 loss this past Saturday at Kiona-Benton in a loser-out SCAC District play-off match.October 31, 2011 4:27 p.m. read more..
SELAH - A pair of strong starts couldn't extend the Grandview Lady Greyhound volleyball team's season, as the squad lost twice at the CWAC District tourney this past Saturday to conclude the 2011 season.October 31, 2011 4:26 p.m. read more..
Eighty-two percent of young adult drivers, ages 16 to 24, have read a text message while driving, according to a national survey conducted by the Ad Council.October 31, 2011 4:22 p.m. read more..
It was a little overdue, but Henry McCormick received his high school diploma last night (Thursday) at the Sunnyside School Board meeting.October 28, 2011 4:09 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Fire Department will be handing out goodie bags with glow sticks and candy to children at Sunnyside's Trunk or Treat on Sunday and also at Upland Park on Halloween night.October 28, 2011 4:08 p.m. read more..
The Washington State Children's Justice Task Force has given a rare grant extension to a program Sunnyside's Promise has developed after determining the program will further the mission of the task force.October 27, 2011 4:07 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The bulk of the Grandview City Council meeting last night involved a presentation on the water and sewer rates in the city.October 26, 2011 3:52 p.m. read more..
All libraries in the Yakima Valley Libraries system, including the Sunnyside and Mabton branches, will be closed on Friday, Oct. 28 for staff training and enrichment.October 26, 2011 3:45 p.m. read more..
Because assessed property values are anticipated to be lower in 2012 and the city of Sunnyside each year must consider its budgetary needs, Sunnyside Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer Byron Olson last night asked the city council to consider a property tax increase.October 25, 2011 3:56 p.m. read more..
Tattoo artist and owner of Tattoo Times Bobby Rodriguez started pursuing his passions at the young age of 13.October 25, 2011 3:45 p.m. read more..
The Loving Sunnyside Initiative is in its third year, giving community members the opportunity to share Christ's love for neighbors through dedication and hard work.October 24, 2011 4:05 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Lady Greyhound seniors hoped this past Saturday's final home soccer match against Wapato would produce a win.October 24, 2011 4:03 p.m. read more..
Six people, including three children and a teenager, were injured in a four-car accident on SR-241 (Sunnyside-Mabton Highway) near Stover Road this past Saturday at approximately 1:20 p.m.October 24, 2011 3:58 p.m. read more..
The meeting of the Sunnyside Republican Club this morning (Friday) featured guest speakers Rep. Bruce Chandler, Rep. David Taylor and Sen. Jim Honeyford.October 21, 2011 4:28 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - GMC Training Institute has been involved for a number of years in the effort to promote jobs and economic development in Grandview.October 21, 2011 4:27 p.m. read more..
PUYALLUP - The Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival is set to begin Thursday, Nov. 17, at the Western Washington Fairgrounds in Puyallup.October 21, 2011 4:20 p.m. read more..
Celeste Goulding has had experiences in Sunnyside that she never dreamed of when she joined AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America).October 20, 2011 4:26 p.m. read more..
When Reynaldo Manjarrez III of Sunnyside was born, the doctor gave him the OK, but a nurse wasn't so sure.October 20, 2011 4:25 p.m. read more..
Leadership students at Sunnyside High School put together a forum titled "Together Sunnyside Learns" for community members to meet with students and discuss ways the community can help the Sunnyside School District achieve its goal of 100 percent graduation.October 20, 2011 4:22 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Good News Club strives to teach students more than just Bible stories.October 20, 2011 4:19 p.m. read more..
Other cuts may include not pursuing misdemeanor warrantsOctober 18, 2011 3:29 p.m. read more..
OUTLOOK - Community members involved in Stand Up for Outlook last night participated in exercises to help determine the vision and mission of those seeking to improve the community.October 18, 2011 3:24 p.m. read more..
MABTON - As a police officer, a normal quiet evening can turn into a blood pumping life-or-death situation in a moment's notice.October 17, 2011 4:10 p.m. read more..
PROSSER - The Prosser Invitational saw a good turnout at Art Fiker Stadium this past Saturday.October 17, 2011 4:09 p.m. read more..
Yakima County Sheriff deputies shut down a medical marijuana expo near Grandview this past Saturday for lack of a proper fire permit.October 17, 2011 4:05 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce members yesterday (Thursday) were informed by Sunnyside Deputy Police Chief Phil Schenck as to how the police department's gang elimination program works.October 14, 2011 4:19 p.m. read more..
The Yakima Valley Dairy Federation and the Yakima Valley Dairy Women announced a fundraiser for Sunnyside's Promise last night at a Bon Vino's dinner attended by more than 40 members of the dairy and business community along with the leadership of Sunnyside's Promise.October 14, 2011 4:17 p.m. read more..
MABTON - It was another victory against Wahluke for the Mabton volleyball team last night.October 14, 2011 4:14 p.m. read more..
The goal of the Together Sunnyside Learns forum to be held next Monday night is to build a stronger bond between the students of Sunnyside High School and members of the community, while helping students reach higher achievement in the process.October 14, 2011 4:10 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - When a friend decided to give up a chimney sweeping business, Merle Lewis and wife Frances decided to buy the business and open up Merle's All Valley Chimney Sweep.October 14, 2011 4:07 p.m. read more..
EVERETT - Advertising design specialist Aaron Rider and reporter/photographer Jennie McGhan were singled out for their on-the-job expertise at the annual Washington Newspapers Publishers Association's annual convention in Everett, held last weekend. The two Daily Sun News employees captured between them seven awards from the 2011 "Washington Better Newspaper Contest."October 13, 2011 3:28 p.m. read more..
Four months after a fire destroyed two downtown Sunnyside restaurants, progress continues for neighboring property owners as last month Sunnyside city officials approved six permits for repairs.October 13, 2011 3:27 p.m. read more..
Looking at them, you wouldn't think these two pint sized Sunnyside girls could make much of a dent in ridding the world of cancer.October 13, 2011 3:25 p.m. read more..
One was sparked by a remark about his weight and the other received a boost from beyond.October 13, 2011 3:23 p.m. read more..
OLYMPIA - At its recent board of directors meeting, the Washington Farm Bureau named four legislators as outstanding protectors of agriculture in Washington.October 13, 2011 3:22 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - While most Yakima County employees represented by a union agreed to a contract that did away with 3 percent step pay increases for this year, some unions have not reached a contract with the county for this year.October 12, 2011 3:45 p.m. read more..
Ashley Burk wants people in Sunnyside to remember that "one man's trash is another man's treasure." Particularly when it comes to donating to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore that will soon be opening in Sunnyside.October 12, 2011 3:42 p.m. read more..
Two motions were put on the table last night by Sunnyside City Councilman Don Vlieger, although the items were not on the City Council agenda. Neither was approved.October 11, 2011 3:57 p.m. read more..
KENNEWICK - Five and counting...for the Black Rock Creek Golf Course senior contingent.October 11, 2011 3:54 p.m. read more..
Fashion, business and Sunnyside; all three of which Joon Chung, the owner of Fashion City, knows very well.October 11, 2011 3:51 p.m. read more..
After five years of hitting the road to sell her homemade food, Ericka Jurado is nearly ready to set up shop in her own restaurant.October 11, 2011 3:46 p.m. read more..
QUINCY - The 1B Bickleton High School boys cross-country team ran on only two days rest at the Quincy Invitational this past Saturday, but still put in a strong effort.October 10, 2011 3:10 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - A crowd packed downtown Yakima this past Friday afternoon to hear the pros and cons of home rule, a proposal on this November's ballot to reshape county government.October 10, 2011 3:10 p.m. read more..
People across the western United States can expect large swings in weather conditions throughout the winter, according to the AccuWeather.com long-range forecasting team.October 7, 2011 3:37 p.m. read more..
While the first downtown revitalization meeting was energetic and overflowing, the second was equally well attended but a little more sober.October 7, 2011 3:34 p.m. read more..
MABTON - Sitting atop the 1A SCAC standings with an unblemished record, the Connell Eagles might have figured they were going to swoop in and out of Mabton last night and fly off with an easy victory.October 7, 2011 3:33 p.m. read more..
WAPATO - Grandview High School freshman Samuel Cuevas might have turned in his best performance of the fall yesterday.October 7, 2011 3:33 p.m. read more..
COWICHE - The 1B Bickleton High School boys cross-country team got a 12th place individual finish from junior Peter Clinton yesterday.October 7, 2011 3:32 p.m. read more..
As part of an ongoing effort to watch for chronic wasting disease, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking deer and elk hunters to submit tissue from animals harvested east of the Columbia River.October 7, 2011 3:29 p.m. read more..
Robert B. Mills' debut novel "One Down, One to Go" delves into the mind of a teenage killer to explore the events leading up to his crime. It's an audacious attempt to analyze a very straightforward event, and it mostly fails in its goal.October 7, 2011 3:22 p.m. read more..
- Call to order/roll callOctober 7, 2011 3:17 p.m. read more..
A recent review of the city of Sunnyside's financial statements, as well as its handling of federal awards, turned up no findings by state auditors.October 5, 2011 4:26 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Waste from septic tanks in Yakima County will fly away, literally, under a contract Yakima County signed yesterday with Natural Selection Farms of Sunnyside.October 5, 2011 4:26 p.m. read more..
Washington State Sen. Michael Baumgartner has already had an expensive campaign against a Democratic incumbent, and now he's going to take on 12-year U.S. Senate veteran Maria Cantwell in a bid to represent Washington state in Washington D.C.October 5, 2011 4:25 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce has been in existence almost since the city of Sunnyside was incorporated.October 5, 2011 4:24 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The game started out promising for the Lady Greyhounds on their home turf against Selah yesterday.October 5, 2011 4:21 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Christian volleyball team continued its dominating season by winning at home in three games against the Trout Lake/Glenwood Mustangs last night (Tuesday).October 5, 2011 4:21 p.m. read more..
Barely a month ago, Sunnyside city officials felt the city could make it through 2012 without dipping into a $1 million contingency fund.October 4, 2011 4:43 p.m. read more..
The good news is that a business is interested in locating on the former Monson feedlot property, which the city purchased and turned into a prospective business park.October 4, 2011 4:42 p.m. read more..
MABTON - Vijay Parulkar and Natalie Palomarez are candidates for the Mabton School Board, Pos. 2, seat formerly held by David Rodriguez.October 4, 2011 4:42 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - For Grandview City Council, Pos. 7, incumbent Jesse Palacios the general election contest is all about the city's neighborhoods.October 4, 2011 4:41 p.m. read more..
The Port of Sunnyside meeting Monday evening reviewed the downtown revitalization project, the current situation on the Carnation plant and a theft of Port property.October 4, 2011 4:40 p.m. read more..
The undefeated Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights won three hard-fought games against the Liberty Christian Patriots last night (Monday).October 4, 2011 4:39 p.m. read more..
FEDERAL WAY - Considering only about a half-dozen girls comprise the Sunnyside High School swim team this fall, the Lady Grizzlies' 25th place finish at last Saturday's Mukilteo Invitational wasn't all that shabby of an effort.October 4, 2011 4:38 p.m. read more..
When helping others with substance abuse issues, Maria Elena Guerrero says it must be something you know and are passionate about.October 4, 2011 4:33 p.m. read more..
Newly crowned 2011-12 Miss Sunnyside Abigail Ramos barely had time to adjust to her new role before she and her court were off to their first parade.October 4, 2011 4:32 p.m. read more..
For incumbent Jim Restucci, running for re-election to the Sunnyside City Council is all about continuing with the work he says has been underway since he took office eight years ago.October 3, 2011 3:40 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Two new findings and a repeat finding are part of a state audit report issued last week about Yakima County's books for 2010.October 3, 2011 3:38 p.m. read more..
In order to attract developing businesses that may want to expand their brand in the Lower Valley, Pedro Romo believes crime is preventing developers from moving to the area.October 3, 2011 3:36 p.m. read more..
PASCO - Senior Nathan Gonzalez turned in the sixth fastest time in the boys 5,000-meter varsity race at last Saturday's Pasco Bulldog Cross-Country Invitational.October 3, 2011 3:34 p.m. read more..