News for Tuesday, April 24, 2012



Water upgrades OK'd

The Sunnyside City Council last night decided to approve two of three resolutions regarding Pacific Groundwater Group and HDR Engineering's work on the city's water supply.

Gang elimination strategy receives renewed support from Sunnyside City Council

The Sunnyside City Council reaffirmed its commitment to the gang elimination strategy at last night's council meeting, approving the resolution to renew the city's commitment by a vote of 6-0.

Grandview Middle School step closer to school uniforms

GRANDVIEW - Nearly 10 parents showed at this past Monday night's Grandview School Board meeting to voice their opinions on a proposed dress code policy at the middle school.

Authorities charge sixth person connected to Jose Correa murder

The Yakima County Sheriff's Office has arrested a sixth individual as a result of the ongoing investigation into the murder of 40-year-old Jose Correa of Sunnyside.

Deputy city manager departing Sunnyside

Sunnyside Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer Byron Olson has resigned from his position to take a job in Port Angeles.

'Christie' two-man best ball May 19-20

Sunnyside's Black Rock Creek Golf Course is gearing up for its second biggest tournament of the year.

Photos, memories shared at Staurday's SunnyGrand reunion

It all started with geocaching.

Big innings undo Grizzly baseball team

Big innings by the other team again plagued the Sunnyside Grizzly baseball team yesterday, Monday, in 12-0 and 22-0 losses to visiting Kamiakin.

Medical coding training approved in Sunnyside

Medical coding training approved in Sunnyside

Mabton School Board approves school calendar

MABTON - The first day of the 2012-13 school year in the Mabton School District will be Aug. 22 and the last day of school will be June 4. That's according to action taken by the Mabton School Board last night, Monday, in approving the 2012-13 school calendar.

Mabton FFA students partner with local firm

MABTON - Students in the Mabton High School FFA program are getting real world experience in the ag business thanks to help from Bio-Gro, an organic fertilizer company located near the town.

Sunnyside High students selected for Girls State

Six representatives and four alternates have been chosen from Sunnyside High School for the annual Evergreen Girls State Convention to be held on the CWU campus this June.

Grandview business now offering Lennox products

GRANDVIEW - For Elias and Maria Milanez, owners of Aztec Heating and Air Conditioning, offering customers the best products at affordable prices is a priority.

Sunnyside family marks 40 years in glass business

Chris Albrecht says it all started with a handshake on April 1, and that's no fooling.