YAKIMA - Victor Manuel Nunez, 47, of Sunnyside has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for voyeurism.November 30, 2012 3:26 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Victor Manuel Nunez, 47, of Sunnyside has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for voyeurism.November 30, 2012 3:26 p.m. read more..
Since the inception of the Lower Yakima Valley Groundwater Management Area Advisory Committee, Don Young says he's had his reservations.November 30, 2012 3:24 p.m. read more..
With the recent modernization project nearly complete at Sunnyside High School, and with that project coming in under budget, the Sunnyside School District qualifies for additional funding that will further expand the new two-story building at SHS.November 30, 2012 3:22 p.m. read more..
St. Clair Woodworth is a man who believes in supporting his community however he can.November 30, 2012 3:21 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Two girls and two boys from the Grandview High School wrestling team toppled the opposition this past Tuesday at the Eisenhower Takedown Jamboree.November 30, 2012 3:20 p.m. read more..
Junior Johanna Chumley may have been the big gun, but the Lady Grizzly bowling team had plenty of firepower from its four other starters yesterday afternoon.November 30, 2012 3:17 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Upholding a long held tradition customarily followed in Mexico and some Central American countries, Grandview's Iglesia Del Pueblo Church will host its second annual Las Posadas event on Friday, Dec. 21.November 30, 2012 3:12 p.m. read more..
The 2013 budget for Sunnyside's public works department was the topic at last night's city council meeting with discussion on the city's use of water in all its stages becoming the main focus as the night wore on.November 29, 2012 3:02 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Armando Cortez Lopez, 29, of Sunnyside could possibly serve a life sentence in prison for his recent conviction.November 29, 2012 3:02 p.m. read more..
OLYMPIA - Washington's Senate Republicans met privately Wednesday afternoon to elect its leadership team - an event that occurs in legislative election years - and chose Sen. Jim Honeyford, R-Sunnyside, to continue serving as deputy floor leader.November 29, 2012 3:02 p.m. read more..
MABTON - Effective the end of this year, Angel Tovar will resign from his post on the Mabton School Board. Tovar's letter of resignation - which cited time and family commitments - was approved this past Monday night by the board.November 29, 2012 2:50 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview City Council, after receiving the news that the Grandview School District has made a $250,000 offer on the former Bleyhl Community Library building and proceeding to accept the offer, decided last night that it will hold a special meeting regarding the possibility of proposing a utility tax and/or closing the city's municipal pool.November 28, 2012 3:33 p.m. read more..
The council voted 4-0, with two absent from last night's meeting and another recusing himself from the decision-making process, to approve a resolution authorizing the interim city manager to administer an agreement with Centurylink for city wide area network and voice services.November 28, 2012 8:25 a.m. read more..
PROSSER - With the goal of helping people suffering from pain and other afflictions, Prosser's Thompson Chiropractic has recently expanded its staff.November 28, 2012 8:23 a.m. read more..
City of Sunnyside Superintendent of Public Works Shane Fisher told the city council at Monday night's meeting that the city has received Transportation Improvement Board funding for two projects totaling nearly $2 million.November 28, 2012 8:12 a.m. read more..
Lower Valley Hospice and Palliative Care is sponsoring a booth, "A Heart for the Season," at the Merry Makings Craft Fair in Sunnyside's Mid Valley Mall this coming Friday through Sunday, Nov. 20-Dec. 2.November 28, 2012 8:12 a.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - For those looking to fill their homes with the fresh scent of a Noble, Grand or Douglas fir tree for Christmas, the Grandview High School FFA chapter will hold its annual tree sale, beginning Saturday, Dec. 1.November 28, 2012 8:12 a.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The suspect in an armed robbery in Grandview has been arrested in Colorado by the Colorado State Patrol after a high speed pursuit that reached speeds of 140 mph.November 26, 2012 2:47 p.m. read more..
The Washington State Department of Commerce has awarded $65 million for affordable housing projects around the state, including $1.5 million for a project in Sunnyside and $2.3 million for a project in Granger.November 26, 2012 2:46 p.m. read more..
Anyone who thinks the passage of initiative 502, which legalizes the possession of marijuana in Washington state, means it's safe to light up should think twice.November 26, 2012 2:43 p.m. read more..
It was nearly two years ago that the Sunnyside School District gave the go-ahead to seek grant funding for a new student health center.November 23, 2012 2:58 p.m. read more..
With the change in seasons, the pace of new building starts in Sunnyside slowed last month.November 23, 2012 2:58 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Budget discussions picked up from where they left off last week, at this past Tuesday night's meeting held by the Grandview City Council.November 23, 2012 2:56 p.m. read more..
After serving as JV coach since 2004, Brian Bosma is starting his first season as the varsity coach for the Sunnyside Christian High School boys basketball team.November 23, 2012 2:55 p.m. read more..
Yakima Valley wine enthusiasts can begin learning wine-tasting tips just in time for the holiday tasting season.November 23, 2012 2:53 p.m. read more..
I have decided to no longer participate in the Lower Yakima Valley Groundwater Management Area Advisory Committee meetings as an alternate member. I agree with Mr. Jason Sheehan's request that Mrs. Helen Reddout resign from the committee because of a conflict of interest, based on her involvement with the CARE lawsuit against dairies.November 21, 2012 3:35 p.m. read more..
Nearly 300 Sunnyside families will have a turkey on the table for tomorrow's Thanksgiving holiday.November 21, 2012 3:26 p.m. read more..
Joyce Johnson, president of the Sunnyview Republican Women's Club, introduced guest speaker Suzi Carpino with a list of all the training she has received in her life that relates to working with youth.November 21, 2012 2:57 p.m. read more..
A man with a broken leg, trapped in a water main with potentially toxic fumes sent Sunnyside Fire Department personnel scampering to a vacant lot downtown on Edison Avenue yesterday.November 21, 2012 2:56 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - The good news is that Yakima County has a budget for 2013, following action yesterday, Tuesday, by Yakima County commissioners.November 21, 2012 2:51 p.m. read more..
The Veterans Administration is responsible for the funding that helps Veterans of Foreign Wars posts provide a variety of services, and it was VFW Past National Commander Richard Eubank this past Saturday who told the Sunnyside VFW members, "Everyone has to buckle down."November 19, 2012 4:08 p.m. read more..
The overwhelming message delivered at last night's annual Community Thanksgiving Service is that the community needs greater awareness of Sunnyside's food banks.November 19, 2012 4:07 p.m. read more..
Marie Elena Guerrero has always aspired to help others and chose to seek a degree in social work with the idea that she would be working for the Department of Social and Health Services Child Protection Service.November 19, 2012 4:02 p.m. read more..
Personal feelings had to be put aside, urged by the group's facilitator, to get the job done.November 16, 2012 3:37 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside's Parks and Recreation held its first indoor soccer games this past Sunday at the community center.November 16, 2012 3:33 p.m. read more..
Nouvella Club President Karen Jaquish recently conducted research on a few notable women who were married to U.S. presidents.November 16, 2012 3:31 p.m. read more..
Three of the Lower Valley's premier wineries are opening their doors to celebrate Thanksgiving in Wine Country next Friday and Saturday, Nov. 23-24.November 16, 2012 3:29 p.m. read more..
MABTON - If it had not been for her family members, a Mabton woman may not be able to tell her story.November 15, 2012 4:17 p.m. read more..
"I just thought every little child needs a toy," Barbara Davis of Sunnyside's American West Bank branch said.November 15, 2012 4:17 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside Fire Chief Aaron Markham presented the proposed ambulance utility rate increases at a public hearing during last night's city council meeting.November 14, 2012 3:14 p.m. read more..
MABTON - City council members in Mabton last week began chipping away at items on the 2013 budget to help narrow the $145,000 deficit.November 14, 2012 3:10 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside City Council voted 4-2 last night to allow restricted consumption of alcoholic beverages at the community center and Centennial Square.November 14, 2012 3:07 p.m. read more..
Being energy efficient can help businesses in many ways, according to Pacific Power and Evergreen Consulting Group representatives who spoke to Sunnyside business leaders yesterday morning (Tuesday).November 14, 2012 3:01 p.m. read more..
GRANGER - Seeking a means to supplement his income while his wife followed doctor's orders during a high-risk pregnancy, Jose Barcenas found himself working as a part-time manager at Doc's on the Green in Granger.November 14, 2012 2:59 p.m. read more..
Ray Fujiura of Sunnyside found an interest in competitive barbecuing several years ago.November 14, 2012 2:56 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Police in Grandview recovered a vehicle stolen from the Everett area during a traffic stop last Friday night. Officers found that the plates did not match the vehicle and arrested Cody A. Richard, 23, of Zillah on a charge of possession of a stolen vehicle.November 13, 2012 3:53 p.m. read more..
A steady climb out of recession and home sale doldrums is reflected in state and local growth trends over the past quarter.November 13, 2012 3:53 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Chief David R. Charvet of the Grandview police was presented with the American Legion Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award by the membership of Fred E. Hayes Post 57 during ceremonies at the post's Veterans Day dinner held this past Saturday.November 13, 2012 3:52 p.m. read more..
After many years of hard labor, Maria Ramos' children wanted her to make a career change.November 13, 2012 3:47 p.m. read more..
Dr. David Shoemaker has joined Sunnyside Community Hospital and will specialize in spine pain management, varicose vein treatments, ultrasound guided biopsies, CT guided biopsies and stereotactic breast biopsies.November 13, 2012 3:45 p.m. read more..
Jack Moran's dream of playing professional baseball took a backseat to an all-encompassing world war.November 13, 2012 3:44 p.m. read more..
FEDERAL WAY - Sunnyside High School was represented by sophomore Cassadie Moore at the 2012 3A State Swim Championships.November 12, 2012 2:55 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - The Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights brought home the 1B eighth place trophy from the State volleyball tournament this past weekend, repeating their performance from last year.November 12, 2012 2:51 p.m. read more..
School supplies, clothes, shoes and socks may be all a young child could hope to receive this Christmas season.November 12, 2012 2:49 p.m. read more..
The cause of death of a five-month old infant in Sunnyside is currently being investigated by the county coroner.November 9, 2012 3:31 p.m. read more..
Changing light bulbs can also help a business change its bottom line.November 9, 2012 3:23 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - On Saturday, Dec. 15, wreaths will be set on the gravesites of veterans in cemeteries across the nation.November 9, 2012 3:21 p.m. read more..
As the first female quartermaster the Sunnyside VFW has ever had on board, DeLeesa Restucci doesn't think of it as a big deal, but rather, a big honor.November 9, 2012 3:19 p.m. read more..
Depending on who is asked, Sunnyside's Promise may be the organization that kept the community center open to local children this past year, those guys who helped children build bicycles or perhaps the folks who received a grant to study sex trafficking.November 8, 2012 4:22 p.m. read more..
A week later, the suspect wanted for last Thursday's robbery at the Sunnyside branch of Bank of America is still at large, and authorities are hoping the public might still have information that will help nab him.November 8, 2012 4:22 p.m. read more..
Industrial wastewater treatment will cost a bit more in 2013 than it did in 2012, and the Port of Sunnyside commissioners this past Tuesday passed the port district's 2013 budget during a meeting that included the industrial wastewater treatment fund hearing.November 8, 2012 4:21 p.m. read more..
A Washington state appeals court yesterday overturned the conviction of Raul Robert Alvarez of Sunnyside.November 7, 2012 4:27 p.m. read more..
The Republican party either failed to deliver during the 2012 campaign or the voters of Washington state liked the message delivered by Democrats more.November 7, 2012 4:24 p.m. read more..
Two of the state's most outstanding prep seniors have been honored with distinguished recognition as Washington's winners of the 2012 Wendy's High School Heisman Awards.November 7, 2012 4:08 p.m. read more..
Family members and friends of the athletes who turned out for one of Sunnyside High School's fall sports teams, as well as all community members, are invited to an awards ceremony that will take place next Tuesday.November 7, 2012 4:08 p.m. read more..
Due to an error, the WIAA has switched the opponents and times for Sunnyside Christian and Klickitat at the 1B State volleyball tournament.November 7, 2012 4:05 p.m. read more..
After months of work and meetings with local hospital and state health care officials, Sen. Jim Honeyford yesterday said he was pleased to learn that an agreement has finally been reached to allow the state Community Health Plan to expand services to citizens in Klickitat and Skamania counties at the existing rate.November 6, 2012 4:06 p.m. read more..
More than 30 people divided among eight teams didn't let gray skies bother them last Saturday as they rallied for what they called an "amazing race" here in Sunnyside.November 6, 2012 4:02 p.m. read more..
Coming as close as anyone has this year to getting all games correct was Derek Colley of Grandview. Colley was the lone entry with only two misses in this past weekend's Football Forecast contest sponsored by the Daily Sun News and local merchants. Colley will receive the $50 first-place prize money.November 6, 2012 4:01 p.m. read more..
Precipitations and temperatures should be pretty much normal for the Sunnyside area during the month of November.November 5, 2012 3:31 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - This past August the two Grandview police officers who patrol the streets on bicycles were able to say good-bye to their clunky old wheels.November 5, 2012 3:30 p.m. read more..
PASCO – Bickleton High senior Peter Clinton capped off a pretty solid prep cross-country career with a 27th place finish at the 1B/2B State meet in Pasco this past Saturday. He notched a 39th place finish at State as a junior.November 5, 2012 3:29 p.m. read more..
Patrisha Combs, new member of the board of parks and recreation, presented a brief overview of a plan to get indoor soccer going in Sunnyside starting Sunday, Nov. 11.November 2, 2012 3:10 p.m. read more..
Interim City Manager Frank Sweet presented the current financial situation to the Sunnyside City Council last night at the first workshop held by the council to address the 2013 budget.November 2, 2012 3:08 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside High School sophomore Jacqueline Kranz admits one of the reasons she wanted to be on the city's board of parks and recreation was because her sister had been on it last year.November 2, 2012 3:07 p.m. read more..
MOXEE - With a line-up in flux due to illness and injury, the Lady Greyhound volleyball team lost a pair of matches last night at the CWAC District tourney.November 2, 2012 3:02 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Christian football team ended its season last night with a 60-20 loss to the visiting Touchet Indians.November 2, 2012 3 p.m. read more..
Debbie Mendoza of Sunnyside understands two sides of the municipal court system.November 2, 2012 2:55 p.m. read more..
A half dozen volunteers from RDO Equipment spent Halloween day working on the Habitat for Humanity house in Sunnyside.November 1, 2012 4:07 p.m. read more..
Organizers are planning Sunnyside's annual community Thanksgiving service for Sunday, Nov. 18.November 1, 2012 4:03 p.m. read more..