PROSSER - The Over the Hill Theatricals fall production of "Bye Bye Birdie" will be staged at Prosser's Princess Theatre, beginning Saturday, Oct. 6.September 28, 2012 3:57 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - Consider the monkey off their backs, as the Lady Grizzlies earned their first volleyball win of the season last night at Davis.September 28, 2012 3:52 p.m. read more..
Bricks, paint and generous hearts were all part of yesterday's ceremony and work party at Sunnyside's downtown veterans memorial.September 28, 2012 3:50 p.m. read more..
The city council's subcommittee for public safety met at the Law and Justice Center in Sunnyside Thursday afternoon and discussed several topics, including construction of the newly approved fire station, the problem of people driving while talking on cell phones, the council's decision to decriminalize disorderly conduct in the city code and the budget of the police department.September 28, 2012 3:47 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside School Board last night approved a memorandum of understanding that combines the management and coordination of activities associated with implementation of three community initiatives.September 28, 2012 3:43 p.m. read more..
Four Lower Valley residents are in police custody, being held on investigation after a high speed pursuit that ensued yesterday (Wednesday).September 27, 2012 2:34 p.m. read more..
Heritage University near Toppenish is focused on meeting the needs of today's students.September 27, 2012 2:24 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - During the next two years changes will be taking place in the city of Grandview's leadership as four top positions will be vacated due to the retirement of Treasurer John Myers, Assistant Police Chief Mark Ware, Police Chief Dave Charvet, and City Administrator and Public Works Director Cus Arteaga.September 26, 2012 3:42 p.m. read more..
The United Way campaign kick-off for G2MOS (Granger, Grandview, Mabton, Outlook and Sunnyside) was held Tuesday night at Bon Vino's restaurant in Sunnyside, starting another year of giving for Lower Valley residents.September 26, 2012 3:41 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - In its CWAC league opener last night, Tuesday, the Grandview Lady Greyhound volleyball team made short work of visiting Wapato with a three-game sweep; 25-12, 25-15, 25-17.September 26, 2012 3:39 p.m. read more..
After some debate, the Sunnyside City Council voted 5-2 to allow the Tri-Chamber Social to be held at Centennial Square on Thursday, Oct. 4, despite the inclusion of alcohol being served at the event.September 25, 2012 3:13 p.m. read more..
The morning of Aug. 28 Sunnyside police were split up as they attempted to investigate two versions of an assault that took place in the 400 block of South Sixth Street, the office of the local Democrat party.September 25, 2012 3:13 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside City Council took no action last night on a proposal to provide money to guarantee the survival of Sunnyside's Promise, but voted to further discuss the matter at the Monday, Oct. 8, meeting.September 25, 2012 3:12 p.m. read more..
PENDLETON, ORE. - A 6-over-par 78 carded by Rick Mitoff propelled the Sunnyside-area Black Rock Creek team to a share of second-place honors at the next to the last stop on the 2012 Mid-Columbia Senior Golf Tour.September 25, 2012 2:45 p.m. read more..
Western Stockmen's may have a new location for its Sunnyside customers to visit, but the J.R. Simplot subsidiary is already familiar to many.September 25, 2012 2:34 p.m. read more..
When Nellie (Kranz) Edwards and her family left Sunnyside, they didn't know what God had in store for them.September 24, 2012 3:20 p.m. read more..
TROUT LAKE - In a tough match last Friday against Trout Lake-Glenwood, the Lady Pirate volleyball squad came away with a 3-2 loss on the night.September 24, 2012 3:15 p.m. read more..
PROSSER - Lady 'Hound swimmers tried as they might to catch their opponents, but eventually lost last Saturday's swim meet against Pullman, 135-30.September 24, 2012 3:14 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview Rebekah Lodge will celebrate its 100th anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 29, with an old fashioned tea at the Grandview Church of the Nazarene (401 N. First St.) from 1-4 p.m.September 24, 2012 3:10 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Officers in Grandview arrested three suspects yesterday morning (Thursday) after a person in the 300 block of Davie Street reported that someone threw a bottle at a truck.September 21, 2012 3:01 p.m. read more..
The nation's economy is a huge issue for the 2012 general election, and that is one of the biggest reasons Sunnyside Republican Club guest speaker Jon DeVaney believes it's time for a real change.September 21, 2012 2:59 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - The good news is that the federal government has not decreased transportation spending, according to Larry Ehl, publisher of the Transportation Issues Daily newsletter and website.September 21, 2012 2:58 p.m. read more..
PORTLAND, ORE. - Port of Sunnyside Director Amber Hansen will next month be traveling to Vancouver to receive the Pacific Northwest Waterways Association's second-ever distinguished service award for promoting economic development.September 21, 2012 2:56 p.m. read more..
PROSSER - Bickleton High School fields the only cross-country team in the Greater Columbia 1B League, thus is forced to schedule competitions against much larger schools.September 21, 2012 2:54 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - The Lady Grizzlies swim team was sunk by the Moses Lake Chiefs, 126-43, in a match-up last night at Lions Pool in Yakima.September 21, 2012 2:54 p.m. read more..
An open public meeting on the symptoms and treatment of menopause will be held next Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the main classroom at Sunnyside Community Hospital.September 21, 2012 2:52 p.m. read more..
The voting period for this fall's highly anticipated statewide General Election is about to begin, with Washington's military and overseas voters being the first ones to receive and fill out ballots.September 20, 2012 3:09 p.m. read more..
Meeting Wednesday afternoon, the Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Commission was updated on the status of several programs but was unable to take any action due to lack of a quorum.September 20, 2012 3:06 p.m. read more..
The school year's been fantastic," said Sunnyside High School Principal Ryan Maxwell, who took over the role just a few short weeks ago after being assistant principal for six years. "To me it's been a smooth transition."September 20, 2012 3:05 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Municipal Airport will be home to a new automated weather observation system (AWOS), however there are still a few steps in the process to getting it in place before the airport committee can say the project is complete.September 19, 2012 2:59 p.m. read more..
Seven young ladies took home the highest of royalty realm honors last Friday during Sunnyside Sunshine Days.September 19, 2012 2:57 p.m. read more..
At yesterday's monthly Sunnyview Republican Women's Club meeting, Yakima County Commissioner Kevin Bouchey detailed the effects of voters rejecting a sales tax increase in last month's primary election.September 19, 2012 2:52 p.m. read more..
WAPATO - There was a time when Sunnyside families were afraid to play outside with their children.September 19, 2012 2:51 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - The Sunnyside High School girls swim team yesterday was unable to triumph in a meet against Eastmont originally scheduled for last week but delayed due to poor air quality.September 19, 2012 2:46 p.m. read more..
PROSSER - Nearly 15 years ago a young Kari Kelli was at the end of her rope.September 19, 2012 2:40 p.m. read more..
The Department of Labor & Industries is composed of a consulting arm and a compliance arm, according to Ray Benavides.September 19, 2012 2:39 p.m. read more..
The Port of Sunnyside decided last night to wait before entering into an agreement to become a member of the Sunnyside Community Development Cooperative with the Sunnyside School District, the City of Sunnyside and Sunnyside Community Hospital.September 18, 2012 3:13 p.m. read more..
It's been a dream for her since pre-school and this past Saturday Madison Marquez's dreams came true.September 18, 2012 3:09 p.m. read more..
Helping youths not only serve their community hours in the county's juvenile court system, but also acquire a trade, was at the heart of a celebration last Saturday in Sunnyside.September 18, 2012 3:07 p.m. read more..
For the most part, air quality in much of Washington, except areas near the eastern foothills of the Cascades, has returned to "good" levels.September 18, 2012 3:06 p.m. read more..
When her mother, Luisa Amanda Reyes, was diagnosed with leukemia in 1997, Grandview resident Nohelia Peterson and her family were devastated.September 18, 2012 3:02 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside's subcommittee on finance and administrative services met last week to discuss the city's ambulance utility rates and how to make the service pay for itself instead of relying on the city's general fund.September 17, 2012 2:59 p.m. read more..
WELLPINIT - It was a high-scoring, well-fought battle between the Sunnyside Christian Knights and the Wellpinit Redskins last Friday.September 17, 2012 2:55 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Grizzly football team suffered another tough loss last Friday in a 25-19 defeat at the hands of visiting Kamiakin.September 17, 2012 2:50 p.m. read more..
Pooling resources and ideas may just be what Sunnyside needs to get its issues under wraps.September 14, 2012 3:13 p.m. read more..
OUTLOOK - Lilibeth Snyder nearly 10 years ago started an outreach for children in her neighborhood when she lived in Davao City in the Philippines.September 14, 2012 3:01 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Fall is just around the corner and it's time again for Bill's Berry Farm near Grandview to hold its annual Apple & Pumpkin Festival.September 14, 2012 2:59 p.m. read more..
Best-selling and classic titles available anytime, anywhereSeptember 13, 2012 4:30 p.m. read more..
About 50 people showed up for a community forum on human trafficking in the Lower Valley held at Sunnyside's Oasis Community Church last night, Wednesday.September 13, 2012 4:27 p.m. read more..
Plans include saving water tankSeptember 12, 2012 3:14 p.m. read more..
MABTON - After residing in Mabton for nearly eight years, a person wanted by police was finally identified and taken into custody.September 12, 2012 3:13 p.m. read more..
NEW YORK - Jax Slegers of Sunnyside was this past Monday announced as a top six finalist in "LIVE's Cutest Kid Search" on the LIVE! with Kelly and Michael morning TV show.September 12, 2012 3:12 p.m. read more..
Sunnyside isn't the only school district in the state that is currently dealing with an audit finding in the most recent round of audit reports associated with accountability.September 11, 2012 2:48 p.m. read more..
A report of a hissing sound coming from Cascade Natural Gas property next to J.M. Smucker at 100 Forsell Road in Grandview prompted an evacuation and stopped traffic on several surrounding streets just before midnight last night (Monday).September 11, 2012 2:47 p.m. read more..
The building at the corner of East Decatur Avenue and South Fifth Street that once held the offices of Cascade Natural Gas has been closed to walk-up traffic for nearly seven years, according to Senior Public Relations Representative Mark Hanson.September 11, 2012 2:41 p.m. read more..
YAKIMA - A man in his 30s is the first human case of the West Nile virus in Yakima County this year.September 10, 2012 3:27 p.m. read more..
Oasis Community Church at 344 N. 11th St. in Sunnyside will host a community forum on human trafficking this coming Wednesday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m.September 10, 2012 3:27 p.m. read more..
Officials in the Sunnyside School District are hopeful that an appeal of the recent finding of a state audit will result in no penalties to the district.September 7, 2012 3:07 p.m. read more..
Special education is much more specialized in today's world than it was approximately 20 years ago.September 5, 2012 3:08 p.m. read more..
There are currently two bail bond companies serving the city of Sunnyside, Egley's and All City Bail Bonds.September 4, 2012 2:09 p.m. read more..
It was a great way to open the season this past Friday, winning the first football game by a score of 44-0, according to Sunnyside Christian High School Coach Ray Hernandez.September 4, 2012 2:04 p.m. read more..
The Sunnyside Lady Grizzly soccer squad hosted non-league foe Grandview this past Saturday for each of the teams' season opener.September 4, 2012 2:03 p.m. read more..
GRANDVIEW - Quarterback Eduardo Salmeron accounted for four touchdowns to lead the 3A Sunnyside Grizzlies to a 54-14 rout over the 2A Grandview Greyhounds in the football opener for both teams last Friday.September 4, 2012 1:58 p.m. read more..